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Harmonic balancer, ways to replace by [email protected]
On Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 5:18:03 PM UTC-5, James Gregory Lirette wrote: > Easy way too remove balancer with out damaged parts or vehicle > > -- > for full context, visit https://www.motorsforum.com/tech/harmonic-balancer-ways-to-replace-122213-.htm I used a harmonic dampener puller. They...
September 10th 18 11:57 PM
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Technology for overhead camera view? by [email protected]
On Friday, September 7, 2018 at 5:59:39 PM UTC-5, wrote: > Lots of new cars can show not only the views from various corner and rear > cameras, but an overhead view, showing people walking nearby etc. Where > the heck do they get that image?! Surround view cameras? ...
September 10th 18 04:07 PM
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Tesla is for jazz cabbage smokers! by Nomen Nescio
pray their self-driving software works! ya don't want cheech and chong steering!
September 8th 18 02:11 PM
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GM automatic gearbox ratings - how meaningful? by [email protected]
Supposedly the last 2 digits are a load rating ... but what units? But how come a 4L60E could withstand and LS1 engine, but the 6T65E was fuggered by the smaller LS4 with several percent less maximum torque?
September 7th 18 11:17 AM
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What options exist for getting duplicate automobile remotes? by Arlen Holder
On 1 Aug 2018 20:57:28 GMT, "Retired wrote: >> Car is just bought by a kid just learning to drive (he's 16). >> 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer ES >> >> Neighbors asked me what their options are for getting duplicate fobs. >> http://www.bild.me/bild.php?file=7287633keyfob.jpg >> >> It came with only one...
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September 1st 18 12:56 PM
by micky Go to last post
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What happens when a u-joint fails? by [email protected]
It does start to vibrate some at speeds of 60 n above n when u take off it's ok then as u gain speed it is like I'm hydroplaning but there isn't any water on the hyw .. n when I break I hear some Poppin noise .. I'm worried
August 24th 18 06:55 AM
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P0171 and P017n Was: What tools do I need? (P0420 Bank 1 catalytic inefficiency on a 15 year old dual-cat vehicle) by micky
I posted this already, and experience tells me both this and the previous one will probably show up, but it's still strange that the first one hasn't showen up on my computer in about 3 hours. In alt.home.repair, on 21 Aug 2018 10:56:52 -0400, (Scott Dorsey) wrote: You seem to...
August 21st 18 09:12 PM
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what lateral g-force can old cars achieve? by [email protected]
A modern vanilla sedan can do 0.9 g, maybe more with good tyres. I saw a video on Youtube of some guy fitting a triangulated 4-link suspension to some chrome-bumper car, and managed to get 0.52 g on cornering, which seems rather poor. Must have had **** tyres. Sorry, I haven't been able to find it...
August 21st 18 04:45 PM
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what's the condenser for on a mechanical voltage regulator? by [email protected]
Just tried my '66 GTO's mechanical voltage regulator on my friend's '69 Firebird and it started charging his battery again. Even though he had bought a new voltage regulator a month or so ago. (And then an alternator.) His does not have the condenser installed on the voltage regulator like mine...
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August 21st 18 04:40 PM
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Help! '66 Mustang strange overheating problem by [email protected]
On Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 6:19:10 AM UTC-4, wrote: > The guy I got the 94 Saturn SL 2 from said it overheats in slow traffic, and I was living with it, recalling WWII fighters that had to take off and fly to avoid overheating. Then one day I realized the electric auxillary fan...
August 13th 18 05:48 AM
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How to refill a leaking Sam's club "Michelin" floor jack by Comboverfish
Way back when, in one or more newsgroups, I suggested the blue 3.5 ton quick rise jack as sold by Sam's Club, to those who were looking for a cheap, functional, and strong floor jack for home use. I wanted to offer some tips I recently discovered when confronted with the problem of fixing or...
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August 13th 18 12:18 AM
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1994 Plymouth Acclaim check engine light by
The check engine light keeps coming on in my girlfriends Acclaim. It has oil and coolant. What else could be causing the light to come on? Thanks.
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August 10th 18 10:18 AM
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Emissions test failure - no OBDII communication by Mark[_27_]
I have a '97 Lexus ES300 (131K miles). My Connecticut Emissions test failed today due to no OBDII communication. The guy said he couldn't get a reading. He suggested it could be as simple as a blown fuse or as complex as the computer itself. I did some search on google and various forums. It was...
August 8th 18 11:35 PM
by Hank Rogers[_2_] Go to last post
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Advice for stripped threads upstream oxygen sensor exhaust manifold by Arlen Holder
Car is just bought by a kid just learning to drive (he's 16). 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Neighbors asked me to teach him how to replace the oxygen sensor (due to emissions code). The threads were stripped and "filled" with some kind of hardened "metal paste". The new part is a Denso 234-4739...
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August 8th 18 06:11 AM
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Why can't people figure out warp versus runout versus disc thickness variation by Arlen Holder
Why, for Christs' sake, can't people figure out the difference in the English language between warp versus runout or disc thickness variation? There has been a perennial argument since the 70's when someone got the notion that brake rotor (aka disc) "warp" is the same as "dtv" (which it's not),...
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August 8th 18 02:09 AM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
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Clutch bolts and locktite by Arlen Holder
Which is best for dropping the transmission? Do you remove the crossmember, the bracket, or just the transmission mount? * Crossmember http://www.bild.me/bild.php?file=6290082bracket03.jpg * Bracket http://www.bild.me/bild.php?file=4222146bracket02.jpg * Mount...
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August 7th 18 02:33 AM
by Arlen Holder Go to last post
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Opinions on this suspected VW dealer repair ripoff by [email protected]
Posted by a Facebook friend. I have general shadetree mech awareness but have never specifically worked on a VW. Whaddya think? Is there any way the bearings could be so shot they'd impact the brakes and there wouldn't be obvious symptoms and a competent tech wouldn't realize it when working on...
August 2nd 18 05:47 PM
by Percival P. Cassidy[_2_] Go to last post
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Forget the tweets. The real problem at Tesla is the scramble for cash by [email protected]
On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 2:45:45 PM UTC-5, elon wrote: > Tesla is burning cash so rapidly that it's beginning to sound a bit desperate. > > Elon Musk's Twitter antics steal headlines, but the real story at Tesla (TSLA) is the scramble to halt a mounting flow of red ink before a huge amount...
July 27th 18 06:07 PM
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reman vendor quality? by [email protected]
(In particular, I need a rack for my Cobalt.) Is there any sort of consensus on whether different reman companies (Cardone, AAE, BAP, Delco ...) have good or bad reps? For my rack, I find them all in the $150-175 (+ core) price range at RockAuto , but Cardone has what appears to be the same part...
July 26th 18 06:37 PM
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Jacob's omni pak by [email protected]
Could someone tell me how to wire up this box to a 89 ford 5.0l mustang , I cast find any diagrams nowhere.
July 25th 18 02:21 PM
by AMuzi Go to last post
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