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Jump to new posts Re: Why You Should Change Your Own Oil by CKN @ Yesterday at 10:31 PM

Originally Posted By: jimbrewerWell, maybe lowly di yourselfers mess things up, but I'm quite confident from reading these threads that the people here are infallible. Just ask them. Good one!
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: U Dont Need To Prefill Oil Filter..Scotty Kilmer by y_p_w @ Yesterday at 10:30 PM

I do it, but I wouldn't worry too much about it. There should already be some protection from the anti wear additives.
Lawn Mower and Small Engine
Jump to new posts Re: Choosing between 2 chainsaws by spasm3 @ Yesterday at 10:28 PM

Originally Posted By: jhellwigIs the 390 strato charged? Not sure what that is, unless its the air injection. Its supposed to keep more debris out of the air filter.
Detail and Wax
Jump to new posts Re: Engine bay detail by ls1mike @ Yesterday at 10:27 PM

My two favorites. 2000 Trans Am WS6. 68,000 miles. Business end of 424 RWHP without N2O. 2014 Caprice. 24,500 miles. Based off 1/4 mile time and MPH I would say 320-330 to wheels. No dyno on this one yet
Automotive General Topics
Jump to new posts Re: U Dont Need To Prefill Oil Filter..Scotty Kilmer by y_p_w @ Yesterday at 10:26 PM

Originally Posted By: ammolab"Most cars are bypass systems and oil doesn't go thru the filter to fill the system"....what is he talking about?!!! Every car is a full flow system and bypassed only when filter obstructed enough to initiate &
Engine Oil Filters
Jump to new posts Re: What makes Fram Ultra spin-on filters better? by ZeeOSix @ Yesterday at 10:25 PM

The graph I posted on page 4 pretty much tells the story of "xx% efficient for particles >yy microns".
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Re: CVT Fluid by Mathew_Boss @ Yesterday at 10:23 PM

Originally Posted By: AirgunSavantOriginally Posted By: Mathew_BossUpdate: I put the Valvoline CVT fluid in it yesterday. It really helped out the Clutch and MPG went up (I think the old CVT fluid got toasted because the coolant line that goes to t
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Jump to new posts Re: 2009 Accord Valvetrain Pic - 120k by ls1mike @ Yesterday at 10:22 PM

Originally Posted By: Brybo86No pics of the underside of the valve cover? Truth. LOL
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Jump to new posts Re: No hernia found! :) Doc referred me to a surgeon. by motor_oil_madman @ Yesterday at 10:13 PM

Originally Posted By: KuatoTake the CT results to the surgeon when you go. Could be a pulled muscle like you said. I'm not a doctor of course but am curious how long it's been like this, and if it's recent, if you did any extraordinary activities l
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by serversurfer @ Yesterday at 10:08 PM

Originally Posted By: bbheroI agree with you rooflessVW. I use the NASCAR approach to the left lane. Say I'm going 78-79 in a 70 mph zone and someone runs me down from a long way behind me I will gladly get over to the right lane and let them go on b
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Chevrolet Tahoe 3rd generation reliability by clinebarger @ Yesterday at 10:07 PM

Originally Posted By: KingCakeFriend of mine is on his 3rd tranny. Junk. I always enjoy these stories, The original unit last 150K, Then the "rebuild" last 15-20K.......And it's the transmissions fault? It's the Technicians JOB to find w
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Jump to new posts Re: U Dont Need To Prefill Oil Filter..Scotty Kilmer by Shannow @ Yesterday at 10:05 PM

Originally Posted By: 69GTXEmpty oil filter vs. "potential" contaminants that will be filtered out the first time around the system? Probably not a huge difference. I'll go with the empty filter as being slightly more harmful...on those
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: Post your latest oil change by Hollow @ Yesterday at 10:03 PM

2002 Subaru Outback H6 3.0 approx 111,500 miles Out: Pennzoil Platinum High Mileage 5w30 with NAPA Gold filter. 7000Ish miles, changed early due to worsening oil cooler gasket leak needing repair. Was down a quart and decided to repair and OCI rat
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: 5w20 OK in hi mile 1ZZFE Corolla? by gathermewool @ Yesterday at 10:03 PM

Originally Posted By: Merkava_4A bottle of STP or Motor Honey should bring you back to 5W-30. That's freaky. I swear I didn't read CT8's post before posting. Bad advice, each.
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by serversurfer @ Yesterday at 10:02 PM

Originally Posted By: KingCakeOriginally Posted By: bubbatimeOriginally Posted By: KingCakeCastle doctrine disagrees with you. I'm standing my ground. Standing your ground? In the left lane of a 70 mph highway, doing 68 mph? Is that how you choose
Motorcycles and Motorcycle Lubrication
Jump to new posts Re: Crashed Badly, Probably Done Riding Motorcycles by john_pifer @ Yesterday at 10:01 PM

A few years ago, before I got heavily into running and cycling and mountain biking, I did a lot of fast road riding with a group out of Memphis, the Mid South Sport Riders (MSSR). I crashed a few times (we called it a get-off). All of those get-offs
ATF, Differential, Trans, Brakes, P/S
Jump to new posts Pics of the new Carquest Platinum painted rotors by stephen9666 @ Yesterday at 10:01 PM

This is a cosmetic review of the Carquest Platinum painted brake rotors that were recently introduced at Advance Auto Parts and Carquest stores. I'm not going to comment on the functionality of these rotors because I haven't installed them and I'm no
Passenger Car Motor Oil (PCMO) - Gasoline Cars/Pickups/Vans/SUVs
Jump to new posts Re: 5w20 OK in hi mile 1ZZFE Corolla? by Kuato @ Yesterday at 10:00 PM

Is it back spec'd for 5w20? If not I'd change it.
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Prostate, not prostrate.
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by bbhero @ Yesterday at 09:59 PM

I agree with you rooflessVW. I use the NASCAR approach to the left lane. Say I'm going 78-79 in a 70 mph zone and someone runs me down from a long way behind me I will gladly get over to the right lane and let them go on by. When traffic is kind of s
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Take the CT results to the surgeon when you go. Could be a pulled muscle like you said. I'm not a doctor of course but am curious how long it's been like this, and if it's recent, if you did any extraordinary activities lately.
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by clinebarger @ Yesterday at 09:56 PM

Originally Posted By: rooflessVW Your feelings are irrelevant. It is not your job to enforce the law. I don't care if you are already doing 5 over or even 90mph. If you are in the left lane and are impeding someone's progress, MOVE OVER. ^^^This g
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by rooflessVW @ Yesterday at 09:56 PM

Originally Posted By: KingCakeOriginally Posted By: rooflessVWOriginally Posted By: KingCakePut on cruise control and brake check every few minutes. One time a guy got out of his car and threatened me. You sound like you could use a good punch to th
Vehicles
Jump to new posts Re: Chevrolet Tahoe 3rd generation reliability by KingCake @ Yesterday at 09:53 PM

Friend of mine is on his 3rd tranny. Junk.
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Jump to new posts Re: How Do You Handle Tailgaters? by KingCake @ Yesterday at 09:49 PM

Originally Posted By: bubbatimeOriginally Posted By: KingCakeCastle doctrine disagrees with you. I'm standing my ground. Standing your ground? In the left lane of a 70 mph highway, doing 68 mph? Is that how you choose to stand your ground? What are
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