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Fuels and Fuel Additives: Gasoline and Diesel
Jump to new posts Re: Ethanol and Carburetors by y_p_w @ 03/29/15 10:58 PM

Originally Posted By: TiredTruckerYou mean the water that is going to fall on the ground anyway to grow it? Only 15% of the entire crop production area of the U.S. is irrigated, and most of that is for general produce production like vegatables, not
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best filter for an infrequently used vehicle? by mrsilv04 @ 03/29/15 10:57 PM

It would help if people would read these messages... word for word...
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best filter for an infrequently used vehicle? by crazyoildude @ 03/29/15 10:57 PM

Sorrry i missed that i need sleep...lol
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Inflation by cashmoney @ 03/29/15 10:56 PM

"They" are reaping profits at the expense of everyone else? WFT does that mean? For most types of markets price is where demand meets supply. Unusual profits cannot exist in anything but the short term because normal competitive mar
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: how to handle a poor product and poor service by ram_man @ 03/29/15 10:54 PM

Originally Posted By: rjundiThe store financing typically means esp with 0% interest means you overpaid somewhere which is likely the price. Compared to other stores this price was decent for what it is. It's a shame the service is so terrible.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: transmission service cost ? by artificialist @ 03/29/15 10:54 PM

Search your local newspaper for coupons. Often I would be flushing a transmission with 14 quarts of Maxlife for ~$130 when the customer had a coupon.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Buick Rivera Salvage title on Ebay by mrsilv04 @ 03/29/15 10:53 PM

By looking at the pictures on the ebay auction, I said to myself that the driver's side headlight looked terrible. Then when I looked at the wreck pictures... I was right.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Summer time idling with a/c on? by artificialist @ 03/29/15 10:52 PM

People do this regularly in Florida. It doesn't seem to harm the car. There is one car that wouldn't allow this. Dad's 1987 Hyundai Excel would overheat if you had the A/C on during an extended idle. There were other times where the car would overhe
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Wow, really. Nice. Originally Posted By: turtlevetteI've got no problem with OVERKILL. It's you. You're like some little furry creature jumping up and down saying "look at me", "look at me" Post something technically meaning
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: BMW advice by stumpypete @ 03/29/15 10:50 PM

As someone who's owned used BMWs I'd say go for it. That's a very good price and if you are able to do the routine things like brakes, oil and filter, trans fluid, plugs, wires and coolant changes yourself the cost of ownership isn't that bad unless
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Buick Rivera Salvage title on Ebay by Blkstanger @ 03/29/15 10:50 PM

Tried to sell it before the carfax report was released? Wreck looks pretty minor. Air bags? Never mind I see the air bags were deployed.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Buick Rivera Salvage title on Ebay by turtlevette @ 03/29/15 10:48 PM

Clean means no liens against the car. He should have said salvage title.
Consumer Electronics
Will check settings soon Yeah roku is connected to TV and I think I have it converting audio to stereo Will have to check TV and Roku and see Is it working on your laptop?
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Does Toyota make the best automotive a/c? by artificialist @ 03/29/15 10:46 PM

Originally Posted By: zach1900I've noticed that the Camry in my sig. has the most powerful (fan) and coldest a/c out of all the cars I've had and have ridden in, on a 95 degree summer day I can get the car cooled down to mid 70's in a matter of minut
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Sounds like he's gonna be shopping for another car.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: BMW advice by Merkava_4 @ 03/29/15 10:45 PM

I'd jump on that. That BMW straight six is supposed to be a wonderfully smooth engine.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Buick Rivera Salvage title on Ebay by clarkflower @ 03/29/15 10:43 PM

I would love one of these 1997 Buick Riviera Vin 1G4GD2210V4705817 I found this good looking one, see clean title and thinking I may bid. Decided to car fax it and see Total loss vehicle: Total Loss Reported Total loss reported on 12/24/2014.Airbag
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Originally Posted By: fredfactoryOriginally Posted By: devenMy car prior to this was a 2010 E350 and I did use both M1 0w40 and RP 5w40. M1 did just fine in that car. I chose to go back to RP because my car ran smoother on it. I have many customer
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: 2007 Mazdaspeed 3 at 150,000 miles. by MCompact @ 03/29/15 10:41 PM

Originally Posted By: MyklGreat to hear that your car is doing well. To hear others on this forum talk it was probably supposed to explode from direct injection related issues at about 25k miles. According to all the Chicken Littles my car should
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
I would hazard to guess that if he drove it all winter that way he probably has caused damage.
Firearms: Lubes, Cleaners, & Maintenance
Jump to new posts Re: Leupold scopes by ROLEXrifleman @ 03/29/15 10:38 PM

To get the magnification in the range mentioned above would be over $1500 easily. They do make a 1" line but i never used it. Just the standard Swaro line
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best filter for an infrequently used vehicle? by The Critic @ 03/29/15 10:38 PM

Originally Posted By: 147_GrainRun a Fram Ultra and change it once a year. Warranty requires oil services every 6 months, but I'll look into the Fram Ultra. Any particular reason for that recommendation? Originally Posted By: crazyoildudeWhat fil
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best filter for an infrequently used vehicle? by crazyoildude @ 03/29/15 10:38 PM

What filter is on there now?
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best filter for an infrequently used vehicle? by 147_Grain @ 03/29/15 10:37 PM

Run a Fram Ultra and change it once a year. The start-up noise is likely from oil leaking past the ADBV (after long periods of sitting) and is mostly harmless.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Tenant Called Said His Oil Is Full Of Anti Freeze by crazyoildude @ 03/29/15 10:36 PM

An old tenant called me and said his 96 oldsmobile with the 3.1 has been using anti freeze all winter. Today his check engine lite came on and it was running bad he said he checked the oil and it was over a quart higher on the stick with milky mud an
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