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Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: 10,000 mile oil changes ? by pitzel @ 04/28/16 10:45 PM

Its not a good thing to have 'rules of thumb' because each family of engines is different, and oils themselves can behave differently in different engines. But its perfectly realistic to go 50-100k miles between oil changes in certain car engines wi
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Is two years too long? by Chris142 @ 04/28/16 10:41 PM

Uoa showed the oil in my peterbilt "as good as new" even after 3years
European and Import Motor Oils
Jump to new posts Re: Oil Question by edyvw @ 04/28/16 10:35 PM

Originally Posted By: Jeffs2006EvoIXEdyvw I can find liquid moly 5w40 fairly inexpensive on Amazon I was considering trying that or the pentosin 5w40 what are your thoughts on that? Jeff I tried Pentosin 5W40 once. I felt bit of lag. Not worth it.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Is two years too long? by kohnen @ 04/28/16 10:34 PM

Gents, I drive a Chevy Volt, mostly on electricity so the engine is hardly used. The OLM will therefore say the oil needs to be changed after 2 years. Dexos1 5w30 is the required oil, so that's what the OLM assumes. Is two years on an oil change t
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: MLB baseball games are very expensive by slacktide_bitog @ 04/28/16 10:27 PM

Thank George Steinbrenner With all that money they spent on the stadium, the LEAST they could've done was make it a dome!
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: Milestar Tires - any good? by Jarlaxle @ 04/28/16 10:26 PM

Keep rereading my post until it sinks in.
General and Off Topic
I didn't want to make a whole new thread for this, but I wanted to share something surprising that just happened to me. I bought some 3M black silicone, that subaru basically recommends as an acceptable substitute where certain threebond products ar
Automotive General Topics
The S2000 has no power below 2500 RPM, yes it can cruise in 6th at 35 MPH and 2000 RPM on flat road, but for quick acceleration I need to down shift to 4th.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Home loan question by 99Saturn @ 04/28/16 10:21 PM

Originally Posted By: Wolf359Originally Posted By: 99SaturnOne thing I have not seen mentioned regarding avoiding pmi is appraised value versus loan value. We bought 5 years ago, and were willing to put 20% down but held back with the plan of paying
Mechanical /Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Would I be crazy if I did this: by 2015_PSD @ 04/28/16 10:17 PM

Originally Posted By: Leo99People make that mistake so commonly that I interpreted it the same as you. My local deli advertise breakfast sandwiches for $1.79. Extra meat is .50 cents. That and I misunderstood where Skid was going with the number
Consumer Electronics
Jump to new posts Keep getting TR.APK popup on S III cell phone... by daves66nova @ 04/28/16 10:16 PM

Apparently it's unwanted pop up. I've tried Googling it to see if there's a way to remove it and nothing. I have Lookout and it doesn't do nothing. I d/l'ed BitDefender, ran a scan and it found it but it states that it can't delete it. now what?
General and Off Topic
Priority mail flat rate box?
European and Import Motor Oils
Jump to new posts Re: Oil Question by Jeffs2006EvoIX @ 04/28/16 10:11 PM

Edyvw I can find liquid moly 5w40 fairly inexpensive on Amazon I was considering trying that or the pentosin 5w40 what are your thoughts on that? Jeff
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: New EPA MPG sticker rules for 2017 by csx7006 @ 04/28/16 10:10 PM

Originally Posted By: SmokescreenIt doesn't matter what number they put...I can beat it. I can beat an 'murican diesel rating VW, GM no matter..any day of the week in my 2009 Corolla. A corolla dosnt do any bit of good on hwy 63
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Re: SuperTech SAE 30 lawnmower oil SJ by bubbatime @ 04/28/16 10:07 PM

Originally Posted By: Merkava_4I didn't know SuperTech came in a 20 ounce bottle. That would save me from measuring. It's a new product that showed up in my Wal-Mart within the past month.
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: Milestar Tires - any good? by Rand @ 04/28/16 10:04 PM

Originally Posted By: JarlaxleDescribe, in detail, YOUR complaints with the Milestar tires YOU used. Be specific. Why would accent2012 have complaints?
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
hello, for more information about your gen 2 9-5 visit us over at saabcentral. there is a specific forum just for your gen. on your 2.0l use dexos 5w30 the reccomendations for 0/40 and up are for the 2.3l motor which did not come in your car. you h
Computers
Jump to new posts Re: New Confuser by Rand @ 04/28/16 10:02 PM

return it buy something like this http://www.microcenter.com/product/461521/ThinkCentre_M58_Desktop_Computer_Off_Lease_Refurbished plenty in the 80-120$
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Re: Briggs&Stratton 700 series Dov by bubbatime @ 04/28/16 10:00 PM

That engine is pretty rare in the USA. I'm not sure why Briggs didn't put it out into wide circulation. Maybe it cost more than other engines, I'm not sure. At any rate, I did own that engine on a Snapper mower. It ran excellent and had a lot of pow
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: New EPA MPG sticker rules for 2017 by sicko @ 04/28/16 09:58 PM

Originally Posted By: zzyzzxDidn't they just do this a couple of years ago? Yeah. I remember them doing it in 2008, and the document says they did it again in 2010 and 2014.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: MLB baseball games are very expensive by Wolf359 @ 04/28/16 09:50 PM

Originally Posted By: 2015_PSDAgree! The Boston Red Sox are my team and when they came to Houston to play last week, the ticket prices which are normally in the 40s and 50s jumped to the 80s and 90s. I took my sons to the Friday night game which has
Heavy Duty Engine Oil (HDEO) - Diesel/Gas Pickups/Trucks/Vans
Jump to new posts Re: Back in a Cummins. Anything new? by Killer223 @ 04/28/16 09:49 PM

and here i get travellers 15/40 and have 230K miles and no issues.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: For all the Tom Brady haters by turtlevette @ 04/28/16 09:49 PM

Originally Posted By: NHHEMI JM2C Is that what you call it. 2 cents? I don't even bother to read your stuff anymore. You'd think he had done something serious the way you go on and on and on. Plenty of players beat women, kill people an
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Post your latest oil change by Mantooth @ 04/28/16 09:49 PM

'14 Dodge Durango 3.6 V6 48,372 miles on vehicle 7,520 miles on oil. 4 months in service. Out: Pennzoil Ultra Platinum 5w20 NAPA Gold Filter In: Havoline HiMi 5w20 NAPA Gold Filter I was hesitant to put the HiMi oil in there. I have 4 more
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Home loan question by Wolf359 @ 04/28/16 09:47 PM

Originally Posted By: 99SaturnOne thing I have not seen mentioned regarding avoiding pmi is appraised value versus loan value. We bought 5 years ago, and were willing to put 20% down but held back with the plan of paying at closing if we needed. Ou
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