Recent Topics
$100 ChevronTexaco Gift Card For $90 via eBay
by anl0109
9 minutes 28 seconds ago
Single weight 30 vs. multigrade 5-30 for mower
by JC_VT25
25 minutes 55 seconds ago
Lug nut lock's
by kwijibo
35 minutes 29 seconds ago
Liqui moly
by JHogan
Today at 09:25 AM
amazon rotella T5 10w30 gallons $14
by eljefino
Today at 07:59 AM
Vintage Magnavox steroe console with turntable
by jfin2002
Today at 07:56 AM
01 Tahoe Fuel Pump
by mjk
Today at 07:49 AM
Royal Purple vs Mobile Elite 222
by RogerBacon
Today at 07:27 AM
Boron additives are working ?
by Dogan
Today at 04:20 AM
Kiwi Car Salesman.
by Silk
Today at 04:17 AM
Bell Performance's X-tra Lube Concentrate
by Well_Max
Today at 03:25 AM
Rear differential went out
by MuzzleFlash40
Today at 02:30 AM
Newest Members
breezy_h, Rima1610, jrandom, Gar, sickmint79
54095 Registered Users
Who's Online
101 registered (anl0109, BikeWhisperer, andyd, asiancivicmaniac, bigt61, BISCUT, 9 invisible), 1922 Guests and 125 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
54095 Members
66 Forums
231837 Topics
3716036 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 3 of 5 < 1 2 3 4 5 >
Topic Options
#3369873 - 05/12/14 09:30 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
01rangerxl Offline


Registered: 04/08/06
Posts: 8146
Loc: Birmingham, AL


_________________________
2002 Ford Ranger XLT | 3.0 V6 / 5-Speed Automatic / 2WD | 168K miles
1994 Ford Ranger STX | 4.0 V6 / 5-Speed Manual / 4X4 | 171K miles

Top
#3369879 - 05/12/14 09:35 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
ls1mike Offline


Registered: 06/14/08
Posts: 3585
Loc: In the Garage...
EvanD a man after my own heart.


Ranger that thing is clean!
_________________________
Mike
00 Trans Am
02 Silverado 2500HD
04 Grand Prix GTP
13 Equinox
12 Passport TT

Top
#3369880 - 05/12/14 09:37 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
i812 Offline


Registered: 06/18/10
Posts: 124
Loc: Central, FL
2008 Camry 2.4L



Edited by i812 (05/12/14 09:38 PM)
_________________________
'13 Outback Limited 3.6R

Top
#3370878 - 05/13/14 08:09 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
01rangerxl Offline


Registered: 04/08/06
Posts: 8146
Loc: Birmingham, AL
Originally Posted By: ls1mike

Ranger that thing is clean!


Thanks! There's pollen all over it right now, but I try to keep it clean for 12 years/152K miles. It hasn't seen many dirt roads and pretty much no mud in the last year, so it has been staying pretty clean.

About once a year I soak it on some sort of orange/cirtus cleaner, hose it off real good, spray on rubber/vinyl protectant, then take it for a drive. Works like a charm for not doing an in depth, scrub every corner cleaning. There's dirt/oil "film" on the valve covers that would need to be scrubbed off, but not much other buildup.
_________________________
2002 Ford Ranger XLT | 3.0 V6 / 5-Speed Automatic / 2WD | 168K miles
1994 Ford Ranger STX | 4.0 V6 / 5-Speed Manual / 4X4 | 171K miles

Top
#3372698 - 05/15/14 05:02 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
silverrat Offline


Registered: 01/09/09
Posts: 1326
Loc: Ontario
_________________________
03 Civic Si - Assembled in Swindon, England
Best - 32.1mpg

Top
#3372731 - 05/15/14 05:56 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: silverrat]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 9777
Loc: Middlesex County CT


1NZ-FE with a bit more miles than grocery-getting whistle

Can you tell it is pollen season?


Edited by simple_gifts (05/15/14 05:57 PM)
_________________________
2003 Echo >365K miles; ST 10W-40HM and some #132
2006 B2300;94K;ALM

Note to park visitors: Yellowstone wildlife is wild

Top
#3372967 - 05/16/14 12:11 AM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
asand1 Offline


Registered: 12/16/12
Posts: 1163
Loc: Oregon coast
VQ30DE in the Maxima (Maximustang)




Edited by asand1 (05/16/14 12:12 AM)
_________________________
Nissan/Infinity/Mazda Manuals
1996 Maxima 310K
2008 Uplander 80K

Top
#3374849 - 05/18/14 02:43 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Cujet Offline


Registered: 02/15/03
Posts: 4734
Loc: Jupiter, Florida


94 Miata "R" package. 385RWHP. A good bit o fun.

Current car: 2004 S2000 turbo. 407RWHP at 19.5Lbs boost.
_________________________
Turbo's rule.

Top
#3375987 - 05/19/14 09:11 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
97tbird Offline


Registered: 05/09/03
Posts: 8868
Loc: Fayetteville, NC
2003 Elantra; 212k miles:



2005 BMW 330Ci; at around 13k miles:
(currently has 42k miles but looks pretty much the same - don't have a current pic):

_________________________
Sufficiently Caffeinated...
Cars: 1997 Thunderbird v8 sports(sold), 2003 Elantra GLS, 2005 BMW 330Ci ZHP, 2014 Mazda 6 Touring

Top
#3376375 - 05/20/14 10:44 AM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: 97tbird]
Brent_G Offline


Registered: 07/12/11
Posts: 422
Loc: Aberdeen SD
20w50 bottle just for Merkava's viewing pleasure

_________________________
05 Grand Prix GTP
01 Ford F150
06 Yamaha R1
69 Roadrunner 528 Hemi in EVERYTHING
M1 0w40
68 Dart GTS 512
71 Superbee's 440 and 383
87 Camaro 454

Top
#3392972 - 06/09/14 11:40 AM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Mud Offline


Registered: 10/06/04
Posts: 696
Loc: Texas
BBC in the 57 smile

_________________________
57 Chevy 2drHdtop 454/400/F9
11 Mercedes E350 4Matic
11 Silverado 5.3/6spd
73 VW Bug in progress
97CVPI/02CV/03CVSport sold

Top
#3393221 - 06/09/14 05:17 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Bryankkkk Offline


Registered: 12/31/12
Posts: 331
Loc: Wisconsin



Cant get it to go higher frown

_________________________
1994 GMC Sierra 5.7L Trainhorn Edition K5LA - 200,000 Miles
2001 Honda CRV 2.0L - 135,000 Miles
2014 Yamaha Grizzly 700 EPS- 20 Miles

Top
#3477761 - 09/08/14 07:39 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Darwin1138 Offline


Registered: 01/07/14
Posts: 375
Loc: Mexico City
This thread needs more Euro engines, so here is the engine of my Peugeot 207 1.6
_________________________
Self-Diagnosed Grumpy Old Crumudgeon

Top
#3477805 - 09/08/14 08:20 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Bud_One Offline


Registered: 04/19/14
Posts: 625
Loc: Spring,Texas
My old war wagon - Honda F22B1 - 2.2L - 4cyl
_________________________
2005 Chevy 2500HD-Amsoil SSO 5w30,Fram XG3675
2003 Vibe- M1 HM 5w20 , MC FL-910S
1997 Accord Wagon- PP 5w30, Mahle OC330

Top
#3477841 - 09/08/14 08:46 PM Re: Engines, post them up! [Re: ls1mike]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 28229
Loc: Great Lakes
_________________________
'02 530i (PPE 5W-40)
'15 Q5 3.0T
'13 F700 GS (BMW HP 15W-50)

Top
Page 3 of 5 < 1 2 3 4 5 >