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Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Jump to new posts Re: 2001 Impreza OBS, M1 5W30, 5k on oil, 159k on car by bluesubie @ 22 minutes 28 seconds ago

Yep, the 2.2 was a great engine! I'd probably run conventional unless you exceed 7,500 mile intervals. -Dennis
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Brand New SERVICE PRO M4476 cut open by Oregoonian @ 22 minutes 50 seconds ago

Not much filtering media....pleats seem very far apart. I would only use it for short OCI's (3 to 5K max).
Fuels and Fuel Additives: Gasoline and Diesel
Jump to new posts Re: What is the TRUTH regarding ethanol free gasoline? by hatt @ 23 minutes 53 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: y_p_wOriginally Posted By: hatt The discussion is about the fuel. You're comparing future engine tech with old gas engine tech. The discussion of the fuel is useless without discussion of the current technology that uses t
Motorcycles and Motorcycle Lubrication
Jump to new posts Re: 3300 new Harleys recalled for excessive vibration by 68redlines73 @ 25 minutes 22 seconds ago

An oxymoron?
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Jump to new posts Re: PP 0w-20 7,400 mi. 2013 Subaru Forester FB25 by bluesubie @ 28 minutes 21 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: Bandito440Originally Posted By: bluesubiePP 0W-20 + GC = Bandito blend! -Dennis Ha! It was refilled with a blend too! 4 qts NAPA 0w-20 2 qts Valvoline VR1 Synthetic 20w-50 Wow! Do you have enough receipts to show 0W-20 f
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: War in Ukraine by dave1251 @ 28 minutes 36 seconds ago

So can you please explain how an economist that subscribes to the concept of the gift economy would give an accurate and probable interview to the Russian media? Or do you not know the historical ties between Russia and the concept of gift economy?
Consumer Electronics
Jump to new posts Re: IPhone 4 Can Only Hear Me On Speaker by Oil Changer @ 29 minutes 9 seconds ago

Very possible. I was caught in a down pour. I'll see if it fixes itself. Thanks.
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: Changed Uplander ATF. by barkingspider @ 30 minutes 55 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: artificialistWhy did you use Dex/Merc? In 2008, GM used DexVI in their transmissions. Agree w above. ST dex VI is cheaper than valvoline dex/mercury, too.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Let the car cool off with the hood up ? by cjcride @ 31 minutes 15 seconds ago

I,ve done it on super hot days. I'm a BITOG'er.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Can I use 5W30 instead of 5W20? by Oil Changer @ 33 minutes 18 seconds ago

OPEC? My mother's Grand Marquis was back-spec'd to 20. It's had 40, still using 30. No super-heated oil, no broken oil pumps, starts fine in the winter, good MPG. The BITOG "Thin as possible, thick as necessary" mantra makes me laugh. I be
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Ok to mix Peak and O'Reilly 50/50? by barkingspider @ 34 minutes 30 seconds ago

Mix and change at 5000 miles.
Foods/Cooking/Beverages
Jump to new posts Re: D'artagnan andouille sausage by EricG @ 35 minutes 38 seconds ago

If you want some real cajun food, this place ships and has awesome Boudin, sausage and cracklins! http://www.donsspecialtymeats.com/
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Jump to new posts Re: PU 5w-30 API SN / 2,326 mi / 2012 Subaru WRX by bluesubie @ 37 minutes 48 seconds ago

dOOOOOd! Tin is elevated because you're engine is wearing out! Hopefully the tin is just uoa "noise" and nothing to be concerned about. It's interesting that you started driving the car a bit more aggressively and the oil sheared further
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: What would you do? Work vehicle blocking road. by bullwinkle @ 38 minutes 20 seconds ago

+1-DASH CAM! I'm getting one, tired of other driver's bull with no proof!
Consumer Electronics
Jump to new posts Re: IPhone 4 Can Only Hear Me On Speaker by bullwinkle @ 40 minutes 25 seconds ago

Could be wet? Mine did that yesterday, dried out, magically came back!
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Ok to mix Peak and O'Reilly 50/50? by Oil Changer @ 40 minutes 28 seconds ago

You're wasting both with that OCI.
Interesting Articles
Jump to new posts ethanol - bacteria - corrosion article by Rick in PA @ 40 minutes 49 seconds ago

I found this interesting. Unintended consiquences. http://www.pddnet.com/news/2014/07/nist-...mp;location=top
Consumer Electronics
Jump to new posts IPhone 4 Can Only Hear Me On Speaker by Oil Changer @ 42 minutes 18 seconds ago

Talking to the wife when poof, she can't hear me. I put it on speaker and now she can. Turn speaker off and she can't hear me again. What is the deal?
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: War in Ukraine by antiqueshell @ 43 minutes 24 seconds ago

Michael Hudson: IMF is pushing Ukraine to ‘voluntary suicide’ July 12, 2014 / roger / No comments Interview with economist Michael Hudson, on Russia Today, July 07, 2014. Michael Hudson is Distinguished Research Professor of Economics at the Univ
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: What would you do? Work vehicle blocking road. by larryinnewyork @ 45 minutes 52 seconds ago

2 words. DASH CAM I have mine now and like it a lot. Nothing better than video evidence. What would I do in a situation like the OP ? Maybe start snooping around his truck, if he thought you were stealing something, he would be out pretty quick.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: DONE with Rockauto by gr8gatzby @ 46 minutes 43 seconds ago

I've ordered several items from RockAuto, they are rarely cheaper than Amazon, but when they are, they get my business. For a recent cap and rotor job on my Volvo, I got the cap from Amazon, and the rotor from RockAuto, as it was $2 cheaper with ship
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Battery change in Prius by Nebroch @ 49 minutes 2 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: CujetI'd like to add that the battery expense at the end of the car's life (say 200K) might not be easy to justify, when, the car probably won't be kept to 300,000 miles. Most people just don't drive cars that long. Estimated
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Ok to mix Peak and O'Reilly 50/50? by wemay @ 49 minutes 34 seconds ago

With a 3750 milie oci, you can use any API/SN oil. The mix will be fine.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: What is your experience with Amsoil? by s1mp13m4n @ 50 minutes 23 seconds ago

Hello everyone. Sorry for the delay in posting again. Thanks for the help. The reason I bought the 5w-30 OE is that Nissan specs 5w-30 for my Nissan Versa. I also went with the OE line because the car is under factory warranty. I realize using Amsoil
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Ok to mix Peak and O'Reilly 50/50? by javacontour @ 50 minutes 37 seconds ago

Don't cross the streams. Wait, wrong reference. You'll be fine.
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