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Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Car Quest R84356 - 5704 miles on 2016 Versa by ZeeOSix @ 02/16/17 02:09 AM

^^^ Forget that link I gave above, it's way too old to apply to FF today. Here's something a bit more recent that might work. Try this instead: https://support.mozilla.org/t5/Firefox/conflict-between-photobucket-firefox/m-p/607789 Also: https://su
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: I am this ---><--- close to being done w/ Amazon! by RazorsEdge @ 02/16/17 02:07 AM

We use Amazon Prime and have been happy with their service etc. Just like everything in life,sometimes you find better deals elsewhere,not a big deal IMO.
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Can anyone confirm this is just a bad battery? by Kibitoshin @ 02/16/17 01:55 AM

Use a multimeter and check the engine off battery voltage. If it reads less than 12v then you have a bum battery. Standing battery voltage should be 12.4-12.6v. Any auto parts store will test a battery for free. Stop by one when you are running e
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: Castrol 75W-140 Limited Slip by edyvw @ 02/16/17 01:44 AM

Originally Posted By: zengI'm in agreement with OP in securing a Castrol 75W140 , not that others above are inferior. If differential, my preference is also Castrol.
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Will these rotors be ok after some hard braking? by Hemispheres @ 02/16/17 01:22 AM

Get rid of em. I attempted to have an old set of rotors resurfaced when I replaced pads but the only two places I could find that still do it refused due to the excessive rust. Grab yourself centric premiums. My first time purchasing them I figured
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Can anyone confirm this is just a bad battery? by Hemispheres @ 02/16/17 01:13 AM

Yes, the alternator is working because once started and driven the battery charges back up to around 14.5 volts. However if I leave the car sitting more than an hour, next time I go to start it the engine stumbles and the accompanying noise sounds li
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Originally Posted By: FlyNavyP3Glad you were able to get the car out and get it inspected. If the car is going to continue to sit new brakes are probably a waste as they'll look just like these in short time. Again, glad it worked out for you. Y
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Does your dash have a voltmeter?
Mechanical/Maintenance Forum
Jump to new posts Can anyone confirm this is just a bad battery? by Hemispheres @ 02/16/17 12:37 AM

I'm not too good with electronics but I had an issue today which I believe signals that my 3 year old battery needs to be replaced. I was sitting in the local bus station parking lot waiting for a friend. I had the GPS still on and plugged in, my p
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Purolator is watching by MaDMaXX @ 02/16/17 12:34 AM

Yeah, i have done more often, but not checking on filters. Busy few years So, what's considered the go to filter instead? Are the newer produced blue purolators no better?
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: AllData Pro Request: AutoTrak II by Raven @ 02/16/17 12:28 AM

Indeed. I actually have no idea where that came from. However it doesn't seem to specify the NPG part numbers of the transfer cases involved. I see a lot of 26-something xfercases and I know those were specified to take AutoTrak II but I can't conf
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
The car was a rental for the first 15k of it's life , then a elderly woman owned it until it had 111k , then I got it. It came with service records , but the dealer never used the recommended viscosity while it was under warranty. Before I got it , i
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Service Pro M4476 by MrQuackers @ 02/16/17 12:22 AM

Taken off newly acquired RAV4, unknown mileage/oil, most likely Meineke serviced.
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Which route to take by ram_man @ 02/16/17 12:11 AM

I ended up getting havioline high mileage for $14 in 5w20 hope it does good.
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Originally Posted By: 4WDWhatever - that's from the owners manual ... Point is, all Euro High SAPS oils are API certified, while all API certified oils do not meet Euro specs.
Used Oil Analysis - Gasoline
Originally Posted By: oil_film_moviesOriginally Posted By: edyvwOriginally Posted By: BobTheOriginally Posted By: edyvwFord waking up one day realizing there is such thing called direct injection, putting in the car and not paying attention on last 1
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Purolator is watching by ZeeOSix @ 02/16/17 12:02 AM

LoL ... you might want to check in more often then once every couple years.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: VW/Audi Have Highest Engine Failure Rates by edyvw @ 02/16/17 12:02 AM

Originally Posted By: 4WDMy buddies son was short tripping one allot at college - and long trip only about twice a month. They had to clean out intakes but found a small reasonable shop since it was out of coverage ... It is that with combination of
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: VW/Audi Have Highest Engine Failure Rates by edyvw @ 02/15/17 11:59 PM

Originally Posted By: Tom777No definate milage on when the carbon deposite will cause issue just like the timming chain tensioner failure but it will happen. Me and majority of other gen 1&2 TSI owners with carbon deposite issue mostly stuck in t
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: Best Windshield Snow/Ice Cover? by Nate1979 @ 02/15/17 11:56 PM

I bought one at Costco. Worked great. Has the straps that attach to the side mirrors so it doesn't fly off in the wind. Well worth the minor cost.
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: Dealer Processing Fees Hit New High Around Here by Gasbuggy @ 02/15/17 11:56 PM

I was just at Weber Chevy in Missouri, $149, that is all they charge.
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: Purolator is watching by Nate1979 @ 02/15/17 11:54 PM

Originally Posted By: MaDMaXXSo, wait, what did i miss? A few years ago i checked out the state of filters, determination was that PureOnes and Bosch filters were the good ones. What happened? I just bought a bunch of their new blue PureOnes.....
Tires & Wheels
Jump to new posts Re: Let's talk tire pressure by Nate1979 @ 02/15/17 11:51 PM

Normally about 60psi in my Sierra 2500 but recommended is 75psi which is too high, only for loaded weight. Have it at the recommended 75psi right now because I had a ton of wood pellets in the back. This reminds me I need to drop them back down.
General and Off Topic
Jump to new posts Re: What are you listening to right now? by DrRoughneck @ 02/15/17 11:43 PM

Heavy Duty Engine Oil (HDEO) - Diesel/Gas Pickups/Trucks/Vans
Jump to new posts Re: Delo CK4 Just Showed Up On WM Shelves by beanoil @ 02/15/17 11:27 PM

Originally Posted By: DoubleWaspSo can I assume that by the time we get to CM-4, an engine will run forever without wearing at all? Yep. And with CN-4, the engine will start giving spare parts back spontaneously.
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