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Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: sludge 2005 pontiac vibe lk toyota corolla matrix by gregk24 @ 41 minutes 0 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: 71ChevyguyI don't think it looks that bad considering the mileage on it. While it is def not a clean engine, all of the moving parts look decent. Using good quality fresh oil at reasonable intervals would clean that up over time
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Laptop brand, any suggestions? by disneyfire @ 43 minutes 3 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: ClutchDiscOriginally Posted By: disneyfireMac's are thee ONLY way to go. Simply the best, period Apple make great products and we have NEVER had issues, viruses or any problems with them. There is a reason they are the only (lap
Motorcycles and Motorcycle Lubrication
Jump to new posts Re: New Dirt Scooter! 2007 YZ-250 by Cujet @ 46 minutes 4 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: john_pifer Have you seen the new MX-52? If I've seen one, I did not recognize it, so I'm guessing I have not seen one. However, I do know about it. Looks interesting.
Automotive Lighting
Jump to new posts Re: PHILIPS 9011/HIR1 by GatorJ @ 46 minutes 12 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: PabloPhillips USA The Philips HIR bulbs are German, you might want to try contacting Philips DE.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Short OCI for tow by Nate1979 @ 50 minutes 54 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: CamprunnerI have a 2012 Nissan Pathfinder and I use Forumula Shell full synthetic 5w30 and stay within Nissan recommended 7,500 mi oil change. In the summer I haul a 5,000 lb camper prob for a total of 3,000 miles would it be a
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Short OCI for tow by gregk24 @ 51 minutes 6 seconds ago

Towing falls under the severe service category. So change the oil according to whatever mileage is listed under the "severe service" category in your owners manual.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: braking question when panic stopping by artificialist @ 51 minutes 52 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: MCompactIt can't be worse than the Mark VII LSC my dad once owned; the pedal dropped so far when the ABS activated you'd swear that the master cylinder had failed... I see this in 1980s ABS systems, where the master cylinder an
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: sludge 2005 pontiac vibe lk toyota corolla matrix by mikered30 @ 52 minutes 11 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: kwikrnuOriginally Posted By: wallyuwlThat engine has been neglected. Run some short intervals with a high detergent oil like PU. Or you can go a little longer even, but change the filter half way. We had a 2003 Vibe with the
Power Sports
Jump to new posts vibrating 330 polaris.l by Chris142 @ 53 minutes 35 seconds ago

last year i bought my wife a 2013 polaris 330 trailblazer. the thing vibrates like nothing i have ever seen. it puts her hands and feet to sleep. all the motor and trans mounts are tight as is the weird bolt under it that you tighten up against the f
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Took a beginners motorcycle riding class by andrewg @ 53 minutes 51 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: eljefinoI can look at something and guess how much fun it is. Though the Grand Canyon was disappointing. But motorcycling is 150%-200% more fun than it looks! My solemn vow. Go for it. I'm glad that so many still enjoy rid
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Check those filters when buying! by ZeeOSix @ 53 minutes 58 seconds ago

^^^ A bad karma candidate.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: 4.2 liter F150 starts then dies by artificialist @ 55 minutes 51 seconds ago

Dirty IAC valve and passage? Sometimes when the IAC valve and passage are dirty, the engine will idle properly when the idle speed is set high, but problems happen when the engine goes back to the warm idle speed. Some DBW systems don't use an IAC v
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Laptop brand, any suggestions? by gregk24 @ 56 minutes 23 seconds ago

I have owned many brands of laptops. The older basic Toshiba's used to be my go to laptop, but now you have to pay $600+ to get a decent Toshiba. We just got back from Best Buy about 30 minutes ago, we picked up a HP 17" with the new I3 processo
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Re: First Impressions - Deere D105 by jeepman3071 @ 57 minutes 34 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: sciphiOriginally Posted By: HM12460Nice looking machine. How did you get it on and off your trailer? For getting on, the store had a set of ramps. 3 folks pushed it up the ramps onto the trailer. For getting it off, I tilted
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Valve job pics by artificialist @ Today at 09:49 PM

The reason some engines are dirtier on one bank than the other is the PCV system design. Typically the fresh air goes in one bank, and the PCV valve would be in the other bank. The closer the cylinder is to the fresh air inlet, the less blowby garbag
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Check those filters when buying! by David1 @ Today at 09:49 PM

Originally Posted By: ZeeOSix^^^ Those photos ... wow. I knew a guy that used to go to wallymart and buy expensive Synthetic Mobil 1 Oil the 5QT jug... Then walk back in Wallymart and buy a Supertech conventional 5QT Jug.... Then he would put
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Laptop brand, any suggestions? by ClutchDisc @ Today at 09:48 PM

Originally Posted By: disneyfireMac's are thee ONLY way to go. Simply the best, period Apple make great products and we have NEVER had issues, viruses or any problems with them. There is a reason they are the only (lap top or PC's ) that continue to
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts 4.2 liter F150 starts then dies by 97f150 @ Today at 09:48 PM

This is concerning my little brothers truck. He drove it to work today, ran fine. This afternoon he went to leave and the truck starts, idles smooth as butter for 5 seconds max then dies. Truck is a 2008 F150 with the 4.2 liter and 55,000 miles. Be
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Originally Posted By: wallyuwlThat engine has been neglected. Run some short intervals with a high detergent oil like PU. Or you can go a little longer even, but change the filter half way. We had a 2003 Vibe with the same engine. I don't remembe
Firearms: Lubes, Cleaners, & Maintenance
Jump to new posts Re: E-mail reply from Mills on CCW policy by JHZR2 @ Today at 09:47 PM

I'd imagine this fellow is part of the family ownership and a high-up in the business. Nice when folks like that (or their secretaries) reply. Reminds me of some of the lubromoly discussions that have been posted on here before. And for the recor
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Ubuntu Live CD Q by ClutchDisc @ Today at 09:46 PM

Never used lili so can't comment on that. I've had good success with Unetbootin though.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: 84 mpg. Really. by IndyIan @ Today at 09:46 PM

3 wheels, a cage, and some air bags probably makes it pretty close to as safe as a small car, maybe twice as likely to be in a fatal accident? Many 7k used cars won't have side air bags either, so for some accidents the Elio might be better. I'm sur
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Laptop brand, any suggestions? by Sawdusted @ Today at 09:45 PM

DO not get an ASUS unless you plan on replacing the keyboard and trackpad every so often. several keys have fallen off and the mouse pad is insensitive. One of it's weak points. I have 2 ASUS and the keyboards are [censored]
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Laptop brand, any suggestions? by disneyfire @ Today at 09:43 PM

Mac's are thee ONLY way to go. Simply the best, period Apple make great products and we have NEVER had issues, viruses or any problems with them. There is a reason they are the only (lap top or PC's ) that continue to increase sales.
Firearms: Lubes, Cleaners, & Maintenance
Jump to new posts Re: E-mail reply from Mills on CCW policy by evanautumn @ Today at 09:41 PM

Originally Posted By: aquariuscsmHere in Texas they have to have the official 30-06 sign,or it won`t hold water. I wish Texas would become an open carry state. you've got it mixed up- this store has a sign up saying they welcome CCW.
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