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Can you teach me more about lug bolts & related tire tools? by ultred ragnusen
Can you teach me more about lug bolts & related tire tools on this vehicle whose tires I rotated today and which I plan on rotating every 4K miles (6K km). First question is what is the practical difference between these three 21mm (13/16ths) "sockets" for the lug bolts on the car I was working on...
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February 26th 18 08:34 PM
by Tekkie« Go to last post
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How long can a popping CV joint last? by [email protected]
Was it a 2002? I googled this question because of my 2002 626.
February 23rd 18 06:16 PM
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Vibration at 50 to 60 mph coasting in neutral after rear brake shoes by ultred ragnusen
Just replaced the rear brake shoes with the result of vibration at 50 to 60 mph which was unrelated to braking or the transmission where I'd like to learn from your experience what happened. Balance: http://i.cubeupload.com/nejkmM.jpg Backoff: http://i.cubeupload.com/k0rDm2.jpg Adjust:...
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February 15th 18 07:50 PM
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93 Ford Explorer Stalls While Driving by [email protected]
I have a 1993 Ford Explorer with a 4.0 L that started stalling while driving about six month ago. It shuts off like someone turned the key. Originally you could push in the clutch and immediately restart it without a problem. The occurrence is very random and there is never anything common...
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February 12th 18 06:18 PM
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compression fittings on brake lines by Nate Nagel[_2_]
Does anyone have a link to any law or standard that allows or prohibits their use? Was having a discussion with a mechanic yesterday and the wrench was saying that it was easier to use a compression fitting than double flaring and he didn't have a problem using them; my position was that if I...
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February 11th 18 12:18 AM
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Here's what happens when a ''Green'' car catches fire. by [email protected]
teaparty.org ...But Musk's car floating around in Space, no problem. citizenfreepress.com Truly Incredible Photos From SpaceX
February 9th 18 06:36 PM
by The Real Bev[_5_] Go to last post
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"Power" mirror question by Percival P. Cassidy[_2_]
I bought on eBay a mirror for my '02 300M that was described as a "power" mirror that "fits" the 300M and some other Chrysler Corp. models. Now I find that it does not have the heat and memory (auto-tilt-down-in-reverse) features. The cable has only 5 conductors instead of the 9 in the...
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February 6th 18 08:30 AM
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What to measure when adjusting clutch pedal bolt? by Mad Roger
Need help figuring out what to MEASURE when adjusting a self-adjusting clutch pedal bolt. http://www.bild.me/bild.php?file=3835507bolt.jpg I've adjusted the bolt all the way in, half way, and all the way out: http://www.bild.me/bild.php?file=8057083bolt2.jpg No matter whether I adjust the bolt...
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January 30th 18 08:21 PM
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would brake fail cause limp-home mode? by [email protected]
I was perusing a dashboard wiring diagram for my jalopy, and noticed that the brake fail lamp connects not only to the master cylinder switch and lamp check relay, but also to the ECU. Would this be so that the ECU would limit the speed of the car if brakes died?
January 29th 18 11:32 AM
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Undercoating with WD-40 stops rust? by [email protected]
On Thursday, September 29, 1994 at 1:59:06 AM UTC-5, Uri A. Feiner wrote: > I livein Vermont, where cars rust out faster than they die otherwise. As > a result, in the rust battle, I've been trying to do eveything I can. A > recent thread on here about WD-40 standing for "Water Dispersement"...
January 27th 18 04:15 PM
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What happens when a u-joint fails? by [email protected]
Thank u are right fire the bum
January 26th 18 06:24 AM
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Replacing Seat Belt and Air Bag after Collision by Ulysses
I have an '04 Nissan Frontier that was hit head-on and the driver's air bag deployed. I repaired/replaced everything that was damaged except the air bag (so far, still working on it). The driver's seat belt is stuck in place and will not pull out or retract. Does this have something to do with...
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January 24th 18 05:02 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Need help INTERPRETING these test results police cruiser SAE J866a Chase Test by Mad Roger
The scientific question is how do we correctly interpret why EE pads seem to outperform FF pads in this police cruiser study done in 2000? https://www.justnet.org/pdf/EvaluationBrakePads2000.pdf https://www.justnet.org/pdf/Copy-of-9-22-10-Edited-Brake-Pad-Report-Draft.pdf In another thread today,...
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January 23rd 18 08:22 PM
by Tekkie« Go to last post
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2006 GMC Envoy, (denali) rear air suspension problem by [email protected]
My wife has a 2006 GMC Envoy, {Denali}. It has the air suspension in the rear. You can hear the compressor come on almost every time you start the car.. For the last few months we have been noticing that after turning off the car for instance and if you're just sitting in it for a period of time...
January 22nd 18 01:32 AM
by Steve W.[_6_] Go to last post
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More defective Takata airbag inflators by The Real Bev[_5_]
I thought I'd dodged the bullet, but I was wrong. I got the NHTSA letter Thursday, confirmed that MY number was up, took it in Friday morning and had it back by noon. Check he https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls Sign up for notifications he...
January 21st 18 07:49 PM
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Hydraulic clutch pedal by Bob Nogueira
How do the self adjusting hydraulic clutch pedals keep the throwout bearing constantly riding on the pressure plate ?
January 21st 18 03:02 AM
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NiCopp brake line? by [email protected]
On 1-15-18, I asked AGS the following through the contact form on their website: Hello AGS, Are stainless steel fittings compatible with the NiCopp brake lines (talking about 3/8-24 SAE fittings on 3/16" lines) ? Thanks, Bob W Omaha, NE
January 17th 18 08:44 PM
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''Self-Driving car has crashed-Injuries Reported'' by [email protected]
www.redstatewatcher.com via www.zerohedge.com ...Something like that.
January 14th 18 05:18 PM
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GM. by [email protected]
GM drops the steering wheel and gives robot driver control bloomberg L.P.
January 12th 18 09:48 PM
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Max Horsepower vs. Max Torque by [email protected]
26 ┼×ubat 1993 Cuma 23:07:00 UTC+3 tarihinde Mike Christensen yazd─▒: > Max Horsepower = Max Acceleration > > also > > Max Horsepower = Max Force at the rear wheel > > However > > Max Torque at the engine -not equal to - Max Force at the rear wheel
January 12th 18 09:36 PM
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