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Jump to new posts Re: Intentionally keeping "We Owe" forms blank. by splinter @ 05/21/15 02:14 PM

Originally Posted By: mrsilv04..But the saleslady, who I'd never met before but seemed trustworthy, insisted that "you want to deal with ME on those items. I'LL take care of it for you"... Okay sweetie just put that right here on your pape
Tool Time
Jump to new posts crossman pellgun oil by hardcore302 @ 05/21/15 02:12 PM

Would post in the firearms section but don't wanna get laughed outta there. finally found some pellgun oil. Put it on the pivot points and coated the barrel. They say every 250 shots. Its red. They also say to only use that oil, but others have subst
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Opinions, 2015 Jeep Patriot. by Miller88 @ 05/21/15 02:11 PM

That's not unexpected. Toyota has (and still does) made a good product for a while.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Poor Hybrid sales threaten 2025 CAFE targets by Joshua_Skinner @ 05/21/15 02:10 PM

Steve, I think we need to define rich here. I'm talking about the 0.1%. The ones with legions of lawyers, lobbyists, Super PACs, congressmen, and more on the payroll. Plenty of the merely wealthy are very hard workers and they do pay a larger percen
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: 85 4Runner T-case, Diff fluids, Tranny Fluid chang by Bandito440 @ 05/21/15 02:08 PM

Your manual transmission, differentials, and transfer cases all appear to take 90-weight gear oils. I'm not certain how much you want to spend, but there are plenty of 75w-90 or 80w-90 GL-5 gear oils for you to choose from. Wal-Mart has Supertech 8
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Oil Pressure Interpretation by splinter @ 05/21/15 02:06 PM

Originally Posted By: Guitarman200806I've loved gauges since I was a kid... Perhaps it's time to monitor its oil temperature, too?
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Re: Oil filter interval by Lawn_Care @ 05/21/15 02:05 PM

I change the oil in mine every 100 hours, as recommended in the Kawasaki manual. While i'm at it, I change the oil filter as well - even though the manual says 200 hours on it. By changing both at the same time, it's an even 2-quarts. Couldn't be a
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Time to fess up ? what have YOU done... by spackard @ 05/21/15 02:04 PM

I carried (carry?) on the family tradition of hurting oneself by getting in motorcycle accidents. In a different thought, this is an excerpt from an employee of the month award of my recently-deceased uncle who grew up on the farm: ...Note the fif
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Time to fess up ? what have YOU done... by Recalculating @ 05/21/15 02:01 PM

Changing the.serpentine and supercharger belts on the BPAU. It was convenient to remove the alternator but not noticing one of the two top mounting bolts was shorter than the other gave one the pleasure of using the longer one in the wrong mount an
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: This is what I think... by aquariuscsm @ 05/21/15 02:00 PM

Originally Posted By: OneEyeJackBefore 1980 they were called station wagons Yep that's what all of those kind've vehicles are,modern day station wagons. I just don't get where the term "SUV" came from,to sound less square and more hip mayb
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: 85 4Runner T-case, Diff fluids, Tranny Fluid chang by GuillaumeG @ 05/21/15 01:57 PM

I'd go 75W90 GL4 in the gearbox, and 75W90 GL5 in diff and transfer cases.
General and Off Topic
Originally Posted By: Wolf359If the salesperson sent you an email regarding what she owes you, then you actually have it in writing as emails are typically binding now. +1
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: ST 20w-50 - The Miracle Cure? by fbergski @ 05/21/15 01:55 PM

No she doesn't track mileage and with the way she drives it doesn't matter. I meant Mobi HM 5w30 also. We bought the car new and I want to use it to drive to work after she buys another car this fall. She said she's tired of driving Mom's old car.
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: 85 4Runner T-case, Diff fluids, Tranny Fluid chang by GuillaumeG @ 05/21/15 01:51 PM

Hi, i found this : http://www.4crawler.com/4x4/4R_TechInfo.shtml
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Time to fess up ? what have YOU done... by Dave Sherman @ 05/21/15 01:49 PM

My friend won't let me forget the time he helped me change the clutch in the Midget. I had bought an inexpensive come-along made in a large, far-eastern country sold through a well-known department store chain, thinking I'll just hoist the engine us
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Jump to new posts Re: Protein Shakes by aquariuscsm @ 05/21/15 01:46 PM

My main theory on why people "get out of shape" as they get older is simple. When you're young,you're constantly active,aren't stressed,worried,overworked to make ends meet,etc. Once you get older,things change....you have to work long hour
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts 85 4Runner T-case, Diff fluids, Tranny Fluid chang by TACORICAN @ 05/21/15 01:46 PM

I have an 85 4Runner that has been sitting for over 5 years. Drove it around the block last night for the first time. I would like to upgrade all the fluids since I believe they have not been changed since it last was driven. It has Dual Transfer ca
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Time to fess up ? what have YOU done... by pitzel @ 05/21/15 01:45 PM

Let's see. When I was young and dumb, I used petroleum-based graphite anti-seize on bolts and brake slider pins. Used imperial sockets on an all-metric car. Didn't use a torque wrench on lugnuts, just tightened them as much as I could. Changed oi
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Dog dragging rear legs... by IndyIan @ 05/21/15 01:45 PM

Originally Posted By: yetiOriginally Posted By: NHHEMIWhy would anyone come to a message forum for this situation? Take the darn dog to the vet ASAP! as well, if money comes into these conversations, then one should not have a pet. op -- this topic
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Oil Pressure Interpretation by Guitarman200806 @ 05/21/15 01:44 PM

I've loved gauges since I was a kid, so naturally I bought one for my car. Just one. I chose a digital oil pressure gauge. I heard this is a good thing to be able to monitor, kind of like a vital for the engine the way I see it. So back in December I
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Carfax availability by Chris142 @ 05/21/15 01:43 PM

My boss' kid bought a smashed pt.it would have been a total but we fixed it in house. So for now its not recorded as a total but dont worry she will crash it again.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Intentionally keeping "We Owe" forms blank. by grampi @ 05/21/15 01:43 PM

My daughter bought a used Yaris last summer. It had no spare key and the owner's manual was missing. I didn't know it at the time or it would've been a subject of contention with the dealership, but a spare key cost her $90 because it has a chip in i
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: best 0w-20 for my 15 forester by pennzoil_guru @ 05/21/15 01:42 PM

Whatever SN GF5 0W20 is on sale
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Carfax availability by mrsilv04 @ 05/21/15 01:38 PM

A CarFax report is just ONE piece of information. A few months ago, I saw a a one-owner, Certified Pre-Owned 2011 Town and Country-L van, that only had 30k on the odometer. The CarFax didn't show any negatives. Regular maintenance/oil changes,
Automotive General Topics
Not only do those GM 60 degree V6 engines (which have been sold in some form or another, since the 1980s and perhaps even earlier) hold their own fuel-efficiency against the relatively modern designs, but if you see my "40k mile OCI" thread
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