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ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: What brakes for VW CC? by edyvw @ 10/13/14 10:23 AM

Originally Posted By: OlasNo, not sarcastic, I'm serious. Standard VW brakes are good but there is always room for improvement - especially when accountants have been involved after the designers.. Pagid make excellent pads in a variety of compou
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: CEL for 2001 Honda Accord by mister_two @ 10/13/14 10:22 AM

Originally Posted By: VikasCan't you afford $17 for a code reader yourself? Skip couple of latte. I just can't understand a person who would spend hours trying to find the "free code" instead of investing in $15 reader of his own. Go on
Oil Additives
Jump to new posts What Benefit by Scrum67 @ 10/13/14 10:21 AM

I have a 2014 Ram 1500 5.7 Hemi. What benefit would an oil additive be if I run good synthetic oil in my truck. I am running PP Thanks
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: natural gas vs space heaters price by OVERKILL @ 10/13/14 10:21 AM

Originally Posted By: hattSounds easier and cheaper to sort out the problem you're having with the gas company. Have you gathered up the paperwork and drove to the gas company? This. Gas is going to be WAY cheaper to heat with. It certainly is up
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts VML VS PHM @ WM by BlueOvalFitter @ 10/13/14 10:20 AM

I went to WM last night to buy some VML. When I saw the price increase I settled for PHM. VML used to be $16.47 for the (5) qt. container. It's now $17.97. PHM was $16.47 so I bought that. I also needed an extra qt. (6 qt. capacity) of PHM, which was
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Best protection against Ethanol ? by 29662 @ 10/13/14 10:19 AM

Originally Posted By: kschachnCan you explain what in the engine needs lubricity from the fuel? Originally Posted By: 29662The main drawbacks of Ethanol( at least for me). Are that it is hygroscopic and lacks lubricity. The former can be combated
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Mobil 1 Mix better than Mobil 1? by HosteenJorje @ 10/13/14 10:18 AM

Just use Mobil I 0w-20 or 0w-30 and forget about mixing. I think you are picking #@*% with the chickens with that mixing business.
Tool Time
Jump to new posts Re: Good quality drill bit stops or something else? by DBMaster @ 10/13/14 10:13 AM

I guess I am old school. A piece of tape wrapped around the drill bit is what I use. It might not work well if you don't have a light touch.
European and Import Motor Oils
Jump to new posts Re: Castrol 0W30 vs 0W40 by edyvw @ 10/13/14 10:11 AM

Originally Posted By: bobbydavroOriginally Posted By: edyvwOriginally Posted By: bobbydavroSeveral? Not in the US there isn't. There were several 0W40 castrols available in the EU long before they brought it to the US. Which one we are getting is
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Ebola Information by CourierDriver @ 10/13/14 10:10 AM

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Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Best protection against Ethanol ? by Rand @ 10/13/14 10:09 AM

Nearly the only places in Ohio to get ethanol-free are marina's and many are gas can only. .. there are a couple speed shops and terminals but nothing nearby. I may consider buying 5gal next year for my OPE but everything seems to run fine on 87-93
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: owners of electric power steering cars by DBMaster @ 10/13/14 10:09 AM

I have been fortunate to have the only two cars I've driven in the past 25 years come with excellent steering. The third generation Honda Accords had an early version of variable assist - full power assist at speeds below 35 mph and none above 35 mp
Motorcycles and Motorcycle Lubrication
Jump to new posts Re: Monarch 10w40 in the Beemer by SlipperyPete @ 10/13/14 10:09 AM

Originally Posted By: sunruhflash of 470? !!!!! holy no fuel batman that is by far the highest i have seen. wait is this a voa? its not even 40w out of the bottle new. L O L!!! steve It wasn't in grade when he posted the same report here two
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Post your owners manual recommended OCI here by kkreit01 @ 10/13/14 10:08 AM

10K, 12 months, OLM - whichever occurs first, same specs for both.
Cooling System Fluids & Additives
Jump to new posts Re: coolant change from dex cool to G-05 type by Brian Barnhart @ 10/13/14 10:07 AM

Switched my GMC Sierra over to Zerex G-05 five years ago. Did four or five flushes w/distilled water and dumped in the G-05. No issues have surfaced. Probably could have stayed with Dexcool, but didn't want to chance it after what I saw of it in m
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: What's your favorite oil/filter? by V70tdi @ 10/13/14 10:05 AM

For our US cars AcDelco and the Europeans get MANN or Bosch filters.
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Delo 400 15w40 by lawman1909 @ 10/13/14 10:05 AM

How do you think this will hold up in a 26 hp kohler? It looks like a conventional oil but it seems to have good reviews. Any thoughts?
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: 2005 Lotus Elise by Olas @ 10/13/14 10:04 AM

It wasnt coved, it just wasn't painted. Paint weighs a lot,, you know, and a racer needs to be as light as possible. Besides, the silhouette is so recogniseable that it could be any colour..
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: Prestone claims their Dot 3 brake fluid EXCEEDS by ford46guy @ 10/13/14 10:01 AM

I usually use that but this was on sale...
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: owners of electric power steering cars by HangFire @ 10/13/14 10:00 AM

Tenth Gen Corollas have electric power assist steering, while responsive they do lack feel.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: I LOVE BITOG by JDW @ 10/13/14 10:00 AM

Originally Posted By: Thermo1223This place is really great for general and even some specific vehicle knowledge as well as everything else under the tree. A lot of good GM/Ford/Dodge guys here. Same with VW/BMW/MB and with the Imports from Japan.
Air Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Good Aftermarket replacement for 2.5L 2010 Camry? by HosteenJorje @ 10/13/14 09:57 AM

Right on koz, Denso air filters are much better than the other brands.
Firearms: Lubes, Cleaners, & Maintenance
Jump to new posts Re: Weapon Shield by bubbatime @ 10/13/14 09:56 AM

Yes it is one of my top lubes also. It doesn't burn off, has a slightly thicker viscosity so its still there when you need it. It might be a little too thick for cold winter hunting around the corner though. I might be inclined to use a slightly thin
Tool Time
Jump to new posts Re: Good quality drill bit stops or something else? by ironman_gq @ 10/13/14 09:51 AM

Small shaft collars, only a couple bucks and lock on with a set screw. Most hardware stores or McMaster Carr will have them.
Automotive General Topics
A 2007-2008 focus with the duratec engine.. try to get one with full anti-lock brakes. They are fun and peppy but not sporty.
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