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Product Rebates, Sales and Promotions
Jump to new posts Re: Mobil 1 and Mobil Super MIR ending 10/31/14 by NormanBuntz @ 10/21/14 12:16 PM

Originally Posted By: e55amgbenz007Originally Posted By: NormanBuntzI can only go by what the rebate center told me. The phone rep assured me that any retailer will do. The list on the website is "Some participating retailers include." Th
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: HVAC Experts - Payback on Combustion Air Intake by SrDriver @ 10/21/14 12:14 PM

It takes 29 cubic feet of air to burn 1 cubic foot of gas there therefore if you can use 100% outside air for combustion you are lightyears ahead in virtually any application. There are several methods to do this with older applications a HVAC shop
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Synthetic Blends, redemption through dexos? by OneEyeJack @ 10/21/14 12:11 PM

If an oil meets a spec required by the manufacturer of your vehicle who cars what's in the bottle? A few years ago a taxi company compared Motorcraft 5w-20 with Mobil 1 5w-20 and the tear down results showed no difference after a year in service at
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Direct Injection Problems by badtlc @ 10/21/14 12:11 PM

Originally Posted By: MyklOriginally Posted By: SteveSRT8Toyota specifically stated long ago that the extra injector is for part throttle cylinder filling issues. It was NOT put there to clean anything... But if the effect is that it cleans the v
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Exhaust paste or silicone? by NateDN10 @ 10/21/14 12:09 PM

I also have used the orange Permatex with good results (or at least without obviously bad results)
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Drove it today, fairly cold overnight and it did this for the first two stops and then it was mostly ok. I will go ahead and open up the rear drums to see what it looks like, thanks for the tips!
Product Rebates, Sales and Promotions
Jump to new posts Re: Mobil 1 and Mobil Super MIR ending 10/31/14 by tinmanSC @ 10/21/14 12:08 PM

Sounds like the phone rep was misinformed or they have an "unofficial" policy to accept all rebates.
Cooling System Fluids & Additives
Jump to new posts Re: GM coolant tabs & core job by Gokhan @ 10/21/14 12:06 PM

Originally Posted By: Lee4212And... where is the heater core located, can I replace it myself or is it that bad of a job. ... OH. ANY youtube on a core job?? Replacing the heater core is a nightmare -- one of the most difficult repair jobs. You need
Photo Section
Jump to new posts Re: My nearly perfect 2003 BMW 330Ci by exranger06 @ 10/21/14 12:04 PM

Originally Posted By: SLO_TownOriginally Posted By: exranger06My mother has a 2005 330ci convertible in equally excellent condition. However, it has only about 17k miles... That's low mileage. Bummer about the convertible part! Scott She wanted
Product Rebates, Sales and Promotions
Jump to new posts Re: Mobil 1 and Mobil Super MIR ending 10/31/14 by e55amgbenz007 @ 10/21/14 12:03 PM

Originally Posted By: NormanBuntzI can only go by what the rebate center told me. The phone rep assured me that any retailer will do. The list on the website is "Some participating retailers include." The verbaige as stated above does not
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Overheard at Toyota by Miller88 @ 10/21/14 12:03 PM

Originally Posted By: HangFireOriginally Posted By: Miller88Sunday, a friend brought his Accord by because it was making a noise. Turns out the pads were completely gone and starting to eat into the rotor. It has the integrated parking brake, so the
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best Oil Filter For A 2001 Toyota Avalon V6 by HerrStig @ 10/21/14 12:02 PM

I'll keep buying Pure Ones, they have only got my Gen 4 to 300K, torn pleats and all.
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Has Audi's reliability improved? by mikefxu @ 10/21/14 12:01 PM

Originally Posted By: SteveSRT8Frankly I find it amazing that anyone wants to discuss something as personal as their finances with complete strangers on the Internet. I think it is a personal thing, can't imagine it as a public one... This is a con
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Cost to service drum brakes? by Miller88 @ 10/21/14 12:00 PM

Originally Posted By: exranger06I wouldn't go so far to say that drum brakes are easier to service than discs, but they're not as bad as some of you making them out to be. I've done a few sets and they weren't too bad, even living here in the rust be
General and Off Topic
before you proceed to hiring someone to cut a hole in your house, one question remains: if your house is tightly built (based on 2001 local/regional construction code), then there must be the following happening: (1) a fan running around 80~120cfm
Product Rebates, Sales and Promotions
Jump to new posts Re: Mobil 1 and Mobil Super MIR ending 10/31/14 by NormanBuntz @ 10/21/14 11:57 AM

I can only go by what the rebate center told me. The phone rep assured me that any retailer will do. The list on the website says "Some participating retailers include."
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Anybody spraying Fluid Film regularly? by HangFire @ 10/21/14 11:56 AM

Originally Posted By: BluestreamUse a proper oil undercoat like this: Fluid film will wash off and is expensive. FluidFilm NAS is a proper undercoat, and will not wash off like standard rattle can FF.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: How long did you go on factory fill? by DBMaster @ 10/21/14 11:56 AM

2012 Mazda3 Skyactiv engine - 7,500 miles. Normal OCI.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Exhaust paste or silicone? by andyd @ 10/21/14 11:55 AM

Originally Posted By: Silverado12I've used the orange Permatex, but couldn't honestly tell you if that really did anything or not. It didn't leak, though. The orange is good for 500F. I use it mending cat backs on the BMWs. Works really well. Heat
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Direct Injection Problems by Mykl @ 10/21/14 11:53 AM

Originally Posted By: SteveSRT8Yes. Correct info matters. It is only an issue because people use it to imagine that Toyota was somehow prescient about DI issues when they were not. So then I'll say this as a bystander to your disagreement who doe
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Anybody spraying Fluid Film regularly? by Kestas @ 10/21/14 11:53 AM

My homemade sprayer can get into all the hard to reach places. I adapted it to attach a length of brake line with a 30 bend at the end. I can stick this in all kinds of tight spots.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: AGM Battery in Engine Compartment? by SHOZ @ 10/21/14 11:53 AM

I ran this for a couple of years then moved it to the trunk.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Direct Injection Problems by SteveSRT8 @ 10/21/14 11:49 AM

Originally Posted By: MyklOriginally Posted By: SteveSRT8Toyota specifically stated long ago that the extra injector is for part throttle cylinder filling issues. It was NOT put there to clean anything... But if the effect is that it cleans the v
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Direct Injection Problems by Mykl @ 10/21/14 11:44 AM

Originally Posted By: SteveSRT8Toyota specifically stated long ago that the extra injector is for part throttle cylinder filling issues. It was NOT put there to clean anything... But if the effect is that it cleans the valves, does the intent mat
Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Best Oil Filter For A 2001 Toyota Avalon V6 by HosteenJorje @ 10/21/14 11:43 AM

The Denso 105-1002 that I use on my 04 V6 has end caps. I was a little disappointed to see some excess adhesive on the filter media when I cut one open last week. First time I have seen this on a Denso oil filter. I think they are a very good product
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