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Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Update on Bluesmobile brakes by GreeCguy @ 10/18/14 09:54 PM

Thanks for the link - interesting. This might explain why I had to replace a rear wheel bearing shortly after she borrowed the car. I didn't really look at the drums to see if there were any cracks, but I'm thinking they are beyond repair and will ne
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: How long did you go on factory fill? by BHopkins @ 10/18/14 09:53 PM

Originally Posted By: Pajamarama2009 Honda Fit - 10,500 miles I was told explicitly by the salesman not to change it early, that the FF was part of the special break in process. This is becoming more common with newer engines. I know a lot still
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Why did I not get a TAN test result?
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Ebola Information by Merkava_4 @ 10/18/14 09:52 PM

Originally Posted By: jcwitEver notice how many people "mostly men" spit in public these days? That's the most disgusting habit! At times, I feel compelled to slap the people upside the head.
Photo Section
Jump to new posts Re: Shellac finish on cherry veneer by aquariuscsm @ 10/18/14 09:52 PM

Beautiful!!
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Double Oven Repair by Apollo14 @ 10/18/14 09:49 PM

I have a Bosch double oven which has started to act up. Firstly, the top oven, which is used the most, decided to come on by itself after it was used and turned off. After turn off, it spent several minutes (as is normal) running the fan to expel he
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: most difficult vehicle for repairs? by artificialist @ 10/18/14 09:48 PM

Originally Posted By: fdcg27 I'm thinking of our '81 Vanagon. If you had to remove the heads, not uncommon on the VW Type IV, you just dropped the engine, which was really easy to do. I thought the Vanagon was also referred to as the T3, not Type I
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: TGMO Pricing/Decision by BHopkins @ 10/18/14 09:47 PM

Originally Posted By: BTLew81Originally Posted By: HerrStigYou'd think he had just bought a Lambo. I love comments like this. Why even bother? I'm asking an oil related question on an oil related forum, like the rest of us. I'm looking for real
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: I want to scream... by Merkava_4 @ 10/18/14 09:46 PM

Originally Posted By: saginawmale50 I love my fumoto drain valves never a problem I love my XBM1315A never a problem.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: exhaust styling by aquariuscsm @ 10/18/14 09:45 PM

I love the low profile look of the OEM Z32 exhaust: I also love the 3000GT's stock exhaust:
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: I want to scream... by Merkava_4 @ 10/18/14 09:45 PM

Originally Posted By: MGPD03Long story short, the dinky head of the drain plug combined with soft metal (and the aforementioned Hulk) has left me with a need for an adult beverage, a pending Amazon order for a bolt extractor set, and a need for a rep
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: TGMO Pricing/Decision by Islandvic @ 10/18/14 09:44 PM

Congrats on your new Honda purchase. I would choose the readily available M1 in your situation. I bought my first Honda last year; 2013 Pilot EX-L. First oil change i did (changed early around 3k milles) was M1 0w-20 w/ M1 filter from an Advanced
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: How long did you go on factory fill? by Pajamarama @ 10/18/14 09:44 PM

2009 Honda Fit - 10,500 miles I was told explicitly by the salesman not to change it early, that the FF was part of the special break in process.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Post your latest oil change by itguy08 @ 10/18/14 09:43 PM

2011 F150 Ecoboost... Out: Pennzoil Platinum 5w30 with about 6000 miles/6 months on it and a Motorcraft filter In: Pennzoil Platinum 5w30 with a Fram Ultra. Will change again in 6 months or 10k, whichever comes first.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: How long did you go on factory fill? by itguy08 @ 10/18/14 09:41 PM

In the SHO, I went the full OLM distance which was close to 7500 miles. All previous cars were the same - run it to what the book says. I just follow what the book says. If it says run it out fully, I do. If it says change it early, then do it.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: exhaust styling by aquariuscsm @ 10/18/14 09:41 PM

Originally Posted By: wtdHere are the exhaust exits on my fiancee's 07 Mustang GT and my 2014 Mustang GT. Her's has a Ford Racing Axle back and mine has GT500 mufflers. These other two pictures are the stock exhaust and the Roush AB I had on the ca
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: What oil for a 2005 Explorer 4.6L? by artificialist @ 10/18/14 09:41 PM

Valvoline Maxlife 5w20.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Intermittent DTC P0452 by Merkava_4 @ 10/18/14 09:40 PM

Originally Posted By: wokeupdeadThe PCM will only check evap sealing at certain fuel levels for accuracy. Some of the newer ones will test when fuel level rises for fuel cap test. Usually when tank full signal indicated. Below about a quarter of ta
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: How long did you go on factory fill? by artificialist @ 10/18/14 09:40 PM

In my family: 1999 Honda CRV: 3000 miles 2002 Toyota Solara: 3000 miles 2003 Saturn ION: 2000 miles because I got an unbeatable deal on synthetic oil. 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee: 2000 miles because the guy at the dealer recommended it to mom 2007 Ponti
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Low RPM dangerous for engine longevity? by GaleHawkins @ 10/18/14 09:38 PM

Originally Posted By: NeoNoggieJust to chime in my two cents. I just did a UOA for my 2014 Mazda 6 with a manual transmission. It has ~28K miles in it now and I regularly toodle around town at 1200 RPMs in 6th gear (around 35 mph), and I always do ab
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Women GOOSE steppers! by aquariuscsm @ 10/18/14 09:38 PM

Originally Posted By: andrewgOriginally Posted By: dailydriverOriginally Posted By: andrewgOriginally Posted By: Merkava_4Those Asian girls are impressive. Indeed...and beautiful as well (and yes...I am sexist with that comment...so what). Agr
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: NG/WIX 7899 - 4678 Miles by dlundblad @ 10/18/14 09:37 PM

Its interesting how these all cross reference. I thought this would take the same filter as my Jeep so I investigated.. It spec's the shown NG 57899 and Fram PH2. The PH2 is equal to the MC 820s and blacked canned WIX 51372. I only know this becaus
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: Larger tires needed any Tire guys? by Quattro Pete @ 10/18/14 09:37 PM

Originally Posted By: Koz1How could the tire effect the AWD system if there's enough space to accommodate it? Is the system really that fragile? Some TPMS systems which are ABS-based can get thrown off by changing the overall diameter. Alas, in tho
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Honda 15400-PLM-A01 vs 15400-PLM-A01PE by Droopy @ 10/18/14 09:33 PM

If you could purchase these for cheap and cut them open then that's the only way you're going to know IMHO.
Detail and Wax
Jump to new posts Re: Water Spots On Glass by Kestas @ 10/18/14 09:33 PM

I swear by cerium oxide. It should be on everybody's shelf. I use it more than one would imagine.
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