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Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Who makes Ford Motorcraft oil? by sicko @ 02/23/15 08:46 PM

Originally Posted By: wemayCP also make the sister oils, Kendall GT-1 and Trop Artic. Both also excellent . Trop Artic puts up some excellent UOAs. I can't believe people pick it up on sale for under $2 a quart. If I had it available around me,
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Your list shows me you feel NOT warming up your car is a big deal. I live in Minnesota, few if anyone warms up before driving but I rarely see a smoker. It would be interesting if we could see some real data nationwide that could actually prove th
Aviation
Jump to new posts Re: DC10 by zuluplus30 @ 02/23/15 08:42 PM

Originally Posted By: 72te27Originally Posted By: zuluplus30Originally Posted By: 72te27My ambiguous post was referencing UPS flying MD11's. Zuluplus30, do you work Kansas City or Indy Center? Gotcha. Kansas City. I'm sure we've talked. You guys
Humor
Jump to new posts Re: English Major Internship on Craigslist by kschachn @ 02/23/15 08:41 PM

Nice. I had a friend trade a Chevy Nova for a microwave once. Originally Posted By: eljefinoI traded a Cadillac for a microphone once.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Odd experience at Florida Hyundai dealer by JetStar @ 02/23/15 08:41 PM

Many times the first step of the recall is to inspect to determine if the vehicle needs the corrective action in the recall. If it is, the work is done. If it is not, it is crossed off the list. Either way the recall is closed for that vehicle. So yo
Power Sports
Jump to new posts Re: 2 cycle oils, synthetic, castor, flash points? by Johnny248 @ 02/23/15 08:39 PM

Originally Posted By: TaildraggerStihl HP Ultra and don't look back. Chainsaw oil?
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: 2K1 Cadillac Catera 3.0L Switched to 0W-30 by Oil Changer @ 02/23/15 08:39 PM

So what's your point?
Humor
Jump to new posts Re: English Major Internship on Craigslist by eljefino @ 02/23/15 08:38 PM

I traded a Cadillac for a microphone once.
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Great report! I expect that d.i. to completely come undone at any momment...you know, with dilution, deposits and all.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Any benefit to a 5w30 in my application? by abycat @ 02/23/15 08:36 PM

I would stay with a XXw20. my truck gets 5w20 usually and it's just fine at 314, xxxkm. I'm also not very nice to it. I'm a thicker isn't better guy but they will post after me.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: GM 3.1L crankshaft pulley separated! by eljefino @ 02/23/15 08:36 PM

You might be able to get in there with a claw hammer but work it gently back-and-forth and don't reef up against the timing cover casting.
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Dell Inspiron 531S De-Clogging by tstep @ 02/23/15 08:35 PM

Another thing that may work for the email is to install Thunderbird mail service and import all the Outlook files. http://support.real-time.com/tbird/outlook_import.html It may be the easiest way to recover the emails.
Oil Additives
Jump to new posts Re: has ony used this by abycat @ 02/23/15 08:32 PM

Originally Posted By: Darwin1138Originally Posted By: abycatI close my eyes and picture a bunch of guys milking a snake for its oil! I always thought that they cold pressed the snakes like they do with olive oil. If their additive is so good, wh
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Who makes Ford Motorcraft oil? by jimbrewer @ 02/23/15 08:32 PM

Ford spec is quite close to Honda spec fwiw. Not particularly cheap, but a $39 mc change and tire rotation at the quicklane beats the heck out of jiffy lube.
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Fram Ultra change interval by Rolla07 @ 02/23/15 08:31 PM

Call me crazy but I'd stick with the MC and change it once a year. Fresh oil and filter every year always feels good! To answer your question id go 2 years. Who the price why leave it to chance.
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Purolator L14477 cut open by crazyoildude @ 02/23/15 08:30 PM

We do hear a lot of good things about the ultra but that is the only fram filter most of us would ever consider buying.. I think napa gold is also a good filter i get them at a pretty good wholesale price. I am going to be using the ultra for the fir
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: First kid on the way, considering vehiculars by ls1mike @ 02/23/15 08:27 PM

Just get a Trans Am plenty of room in the back for two little kids and they love LOVE the T-tops...
Power Sports
Jump to new posts Re: Warn Winch Install (Finally Completed)!! by JetStar @ 02/23/15 08:27 PM

Get yourself one of these. Winch cable bumper https://www.denniskirk.com/kimpex/electric-winch-bumper.p516257.prd/516257.sku
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: New Tires for the Accord by Rand @ 02/23/15 08:26 PM

Ugh my edit deleted part of my post. this line was supposed to be at the bottom now back on topic. Those Pirelli p7+ are on my short list to replace the oem yoko g91f that are below average in every way except fuel economy. They are supposed to be
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Dell Inspiron 531S De-Clogging by tstep @ 02/23/15 08:26 PM

Also, 1.5 GB is not ideal for Windows 7, but not a deal breaker by any means. Figure out which ID had administrator rights and perform the above using that ID. Afterwards, remove MALWAREBYTES if you are running a different antivirus. Two differen
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: First kid on the way, considering vehiculars by jimbrewer @ 02/23/15 08:26 PM

Originally Posted By: fdcg27+1 We had two small vans when we had younger kids and they really were great. An '81 Vanagon and a '97 Aerostar. For any travel with a couple of children, there is nothing better. As they grow older, a van is the ideal veh
Photo Section
Jump to new posts Re: Show your pets by hotwheels @ 02/23/15 08:26 PM

Your cuddly pair has the headlights on. hotwheels
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: 2K1 Cadillac Catera 3.0L Switched to 0W-30 by Bluestream @ 02/23/15 08:26 PM

Yes, they have, but that was not my point. Originally Posted By: Oil ChangerThe 10W oils have developed in lockstep with all the rest. Originally Posted By: BluestreamOriginally Posted By: OneEyeJackThe 0w-30 may have been formulated from a better
Engine Air Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Seal air filter to housing. by zzyzzx @ 02/23/15 08:25 PM

Why not use that foil backed HVAC tape?
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Any benefit to a 5w30 in my application? by Rand @ 02/23/15 08:24 PM

unless you track your car, 0w20 is more than sufficient.
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