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Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Planning a travel route, google maps or ? by bbhero @ 06/23/16 09:26 PM

Road Atlas. Rand McNally. Been working for over 90 years.
OTC and Third Party Oil Additives
Jump to new posts Re: Friction Reducer by MolaKule @ 06/23/16 09:25 PM

Originally Posted By: SpencerHSSIn your question regarding esters, there are thousands of different esters. The amount of polarity and the size of the molecule is what makes this ester unique. The results and actions are really the base of most studi
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: Compressed suspension turns sharper by gathermewool @ 06/23/16 09:25 PM

Additional negative camber?
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Quick Lubes Using Little Filters by DSparks @ 06/23/16 09:25 PM

The fl400 is 3/4"thread...the fl820/500 is 22mm.....the 500 is just skinnier than the 820..same basic length
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: They're the same and you're a crook! by The_Eric @ 06/23/16 09:20 PM

I forgot to add- they asked me if he had called me, I told that he did and that... he was VERY skeptical of my motives, to which they were not impressed.
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Originally Posted By: zengOriginally Posted By: AlOriginally Posted By: Colt45wsThat's why I moved to Polaris as they do Oxidation and Nitration in addition to TBN... With a TBN of 2.5 and Oxidation at 28 they flagged them both with the Oxid being &q
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: 2011 honda civic 1.8? need info by gathermewool @ 06/23/16 09:17 PM

Follow the maintenance minder. ATF is covered by the MM, but I change more frequently at 30k miles. I had issues with shift flair that only seemed to have occurred after draining and filling with 3 qts of Maxlife. After a couple of additional dra
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Gas water heater problem by Wolf359 @ 06/23/16 09:16 PM

The other possibility is the dip tube in the water heater broke off. What happens is that once the water heater fires up, all the water is hot, but as you use it, the cold water ends up going out the hot water side if the dip tube inside the tank has
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Compressed suspension turns sharper by mjoekingz28 @ 06/23/16 09:15 PM

I noticed tonight I had the wheel turned and when the worn out struts finally held compression she really started turning. Im not sure if a compressed rear suspension would act similar since the wheels are not steers. This was on a 90 degree rig
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: Planning a travel route, google maps or ? by Quattro Pete @ 06/23/16 09:12 PM

Quote:but if I do build the whole route in Google Maps, will I be able to save the entire route? You can email it to yourself. Google will give you a link to your whole route, so you'll be able to bring it up just by clicking on that link. Should
Cooling System Fluids & Additives
Jump to new posts Re: Oil in coolant? Deathcool sludge? by Chris142 @ 06/23/16 09:11 PM

That's rusty Dex sludge. That did not happen over night.when did you last take off the cap and look.
Engine Air Filters
Originally Posted By: GarakI wonder the same thing. Yes, we already have all kinds of options for "higher air flow," whether we actually need it or not. We can get bypass oil filtration, high end full flow filters, and so on. Yet, what k
Oil Industry and Related News
Originally Posted By: fdcg27No, the verdict that the UK was unlikely to vote to leave the EU calmed world markets. That would P.O. the banksters and multinational corporations.
Automotive General Topics
Originally Posted By: dblshock70% Trucks and apparently still enough value to list.....what can be taken from that? Trucks hold up and hold their value. Which I think everybody already knows.
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Originally Posted By: bbheroI believe that the KV would be variable by batch production. So this would easily be within normal operational margins. Agree with you .. In the absence of TAN, FTIR oxidation and Nitration #s, I would place some import
General and Off Topic
We appreciate the nice compliments. Bailey has worked hard for years at swimming and her studies. 4.6 in honors classes. She actually started swimming at 6 months old, even before she walked. Typically she is at the pool at 6 am for practice. Later s
Motorcycles and Motorcycle Lubrication
Jump to new posts Re: Motorcycle engine oil devolopment by Ducked @ 06/23/16 09:00 PM

Originally Posted By: OneEyeJack In 1960 there was a magazine article about the 650cc Triumph Bonneville. It weighed 380 pounds and had 40 horsepower. The article stated that 40 horsepower was all that anyone could possibly use and the bike was a roc
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: We need to buy a new cloths dryer by JayhawkRoy @ 06/23/16 09:00 PM

We have a Whirlpool purchased in 1998 that is still going strong. Daughter has an Amana purchased on 2001 that is also going strong. Neither has had any repairs required. Oldest grandson has an Amana also purchased last year -- no issues so far.
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: What are these bolts called and P/N? by sky @ 06/23/16 08:59 PM

Originally Posted By: MarkM66Originally Posted By: skyI want spares in case they don't come off... Bolts If they don't "come off" you won't be replacing the strut. So I'm not sure why you'd need replacements. Sorry I wasn't cl
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: What are these bolts called and P/N? by sky @ 06/23/16 08:58 PM

Originally Posted By: Merkava_4Those are lower strut mount bolts and sometimes depending on the car manufacturer, they'll be splined into the spindle - which means they don't rotate; you have to punch them out of the spindle after you take the nuts o
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: What are these bolts called and P/N? by sky @ 06/23/16 08:58 PM

Originally Posted By: mikered30Why are you replacing the strut? It does not look like it is leaking. It is generally advisable to replace struts in pairs. The picture is one I found on the internet. The main reason I am replacing mine is that t
Automotive General Topics
70% Trucks and apparently still enough value to list.....what can be taken from that?
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: We need to buy a new cloths dryer by Leo99 @ 06/23/16 08:56 PM

I have a whirlpool with all the electronics and cool stuff Works fine*. Bought it in 2002. *knock on wood
Cooling System Fluids & Additives
Jump to new posts Re: Oil in coolant? Deathcool sludge? by sleddriver @ 06/23/16 08:56 PM

The sled's radiator also contains oil + ATF coolers. I use Dex-cool. Was planning to go out of town the next day when I discovered a brown chocolate milkshake in the coolant reservoir. Oil pressure is higher than coolant pressure. So I spent the wee
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Just like a real mechanic only 10x slower by andyd @ 06/23/16 08:56 PM

The old Mantis tiller I inherited from my folks resisted all my tricks to start. Fresh from a draw with the Husqavarna 322 weed wacker. 47 $ for fuel hoses and a new Zama carb. Runs but there is vacuum leak somewhere , only runs good on choke.
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