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Do you know of any good iOS or Android freeware apps that perform home alignment measurements & conversions? by arlen michael holder
Do you know of any good iOS or Android freeware apps that perform home alignment measurements & conversions? I openly admit that the (conversion) math makes my head explode. Only someone who has done their own alignment at home would understand why I say the math makes my head explode - which is...
Yesterday 09:26 PM
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Can I drive my car if the thermostat is bad by Shanda
Can I drive my car if my thermostat is bad I need to take my car to get the part and then drive about 20 miles to have my son in law put it on is that gonna hurt the car -- posted from http://www.motorsforum.com/tech/can-i-drive-my-car-if-the-thermostat-is-bad-115019-.htm using MotorsForum's ...
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November 15th 18 07:15 AM
by Steve W.[_6_] Go to last post
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Headlights. by [email protected]
jimstone.is says, Something I did not realize about headlights, HEADS UP:
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November 11th 18 10:16 PM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
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1987 Chevy R10 p/u with sb 350 TBI by Scott
Hello gents. I am in the process of doing some work and need help from anyone with knowledge on these old square bodies. My grandest mistake so far on this vehicle was scrimping on the installation cost of my reman'd engine about 3 years ago. Ive been chasing leaks and performance issues ever...
November 5th 18 04:58 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2002 Chevy one ton 3500 5.1L express van starting problem by [email protected]
I'm selling this van for parts value as the frame is bad. It has been sitting for a long time and does not get started very much. For the past few months after not being started for awhile (intervals) it will crank fine but it will not start. To get it started I have to pull the tubular air...
November 1st 18 08:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Self driving cars and moral decisions-who will live, who willdie? by Sanity Clause[_3_]
The Real Bev wrote: > On 10/27/2018 01:51 PM, wrote: >> www.blacklistednews.com > > My car should protect ME. It should hit whichever target is less likely > to injure the occupant. Anything else reflects personal or cultural > bias and is inappropriate. So, with 3...
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November 1st 18 04:48 PM
by nospam[_4_] Go to last post
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Smog, didn't pass test by Ivan Vegvary[_2_]
Oregon,2 year test, no cost of fails. 1995 Toyota Tercel, 228k miles. Last 2 tests (4 years) passed with 8% HC, since I use 85% ethanol for test only. This time it is 237ppm. (220 ppm allowed). Slightly over. Choices: I have a parts car (130k miles) 1. Swap catalytic converters, might get me under...
October 30th 18 05:19 PM
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Self driving cars and moral decisions-who will live, who will die? by dsi1[_11_]
On Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 10:51:17 AM UTC-10, wrote: > www.blacklistednews.com That's not really a big problem. Mostly, it's a red herring and an expression of fear of new technology. Personally, I don't want to know the algorithms a computer will use to avoid an...
October 29th 18 10:43 PM
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S10/Sonoma 2.2 to 4.3 swap by [email protected]
What kind of cost is involved in the Z28 v8 to the 97 S10 originally a 2.2 and can I bolt my 5 speed manual tranny to it? I just lost a timing chain it's an extended can truck and what about the rearend?
October 28th 18 02:36 AM
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1996 Blazer Starter Relay by [email protected]
Where would I locate the Starter Relay on my 96 blazer? Is it behind the plastic cover inside the glove compartment? Thanks
October 24th 18 04:18 AM
by Larry Herzog Jr. Go to last post
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Homework 10 home automotive repairs starting from an oil change and ending with engine replacement by Drago Giambattista Esposito
I'm taking a night class on auto maintenance in adult school. There is no grade and no tests. Just learning. And fun. The teacher asked today, the first class, for us to bring next week a list of the 10 things that people can do at home to repair their car, starting with number 1 being an oil...
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October 20th 18 10:47 AM
by Xeno Go to last post
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Air Cooled VW Problem by [email protected]
On Tuesday, May 31, 1994 at 7:08:55 AM UTC-5, David Luttrell wrote: > Tell me this isn't as bad as it sounds... > > I went to start my '70 KarmannGhia this morning and the engine wouldn't turn > over. I could hear the starter engaging, but it couldn't turn the engine. I > was parked on a...
October 13th 18 02:16 AM
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NY stretch limo fatal crash - officials seized airbag module - why? by [email protected]
Some guy on the evening news claimed it was the vehicle's "black box recorder" eh? Some of the airbag controllers I have seen are quite simple and independent. They would not be logging data. I would think the ECU is more likely to do this. I believe they store maxima for the last engine start:...
October 10th 18 05:27 AM
by Steve W.[_6_] Go to last post
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Does iOS have basic *accurate* address lookup anonymously from the stellar Google Maps DB API? by Arlen Holder
Does iOS have basic *accurate* address lookup *anonymously* from the stellar Google Maps DB API in order to *seamlessly* pass those accurate coordinates to any installed offline map app? Use model: 1. On the net, the app privately queries the Google API for an address, e.g., 100 Main St.,...
October 7th 18 06:15 PM
by Arlen Holder Go to last post
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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
In alt.home.repair, on 21 Aug 2018 10:56:52 -0400, (Scott Dorsey) wrote: You seem to know what I wish I knew. Pardon me for horning in on this thread. >The FIRST thing that I would do would be to swap the upstream sensors from >side to side and see if the readings move from...
October 7th 18 05:04 PM
by Scott Dorsey Go to last post
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2013 Hyundai Sonata - Caster at low end of Spec Range by [email protected]
2013 Hyundai Sonata - Caster at low end of Spec Range: For this generation of Sonatas(YF 2011 - 14) Caster is specified as +4.4deg, + or - 0.5deg. Mine: L = +3.8, R = +3.9 Question, since caster on my car is nearly dead equal, but
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October 7th 18 01:25 PM
by Xeno Go to last post
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ignition hard to turn by Tim R
It's an older Chevy. Occasionally the key didn't want to turn, but enough jiggling and I could get it to start. Now it's every time, and I'm never sure I'll get it. Would spraying lubricant into the keyhole help, or make it worse?
October 1st 18 03:28 PM
by Tim R Go to last post
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Cars (and trucks) have gotten Out Of Sight nowadays! by [email protected]
www.wsj.com/articles/used-car-sales-boom-as-new-cars-get-too-pricey-for-many-1537700401 (I saw that article this morning at www.drudgereport.com ) www.arcamax.com/business/businessnews/s-2126149 $34K to repair a car? High-tech features mean higher repair bills ...
September 23rd 18 04:01 PM
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muffler by [email protected]
I wanted to be a cheapskate, and other things, and get my old muffler welded, but when I took it off I found a 3/4" hole on top where the retainer strap held it. Is this some kind of be-metallic effect? I want a new one now (autozone $32.99), so when I install it should I put a fiber glass pad up...
September 12th 18 04:08 PM
by Xeno Go to last post
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NAPA vs. Autozone vs. O'Reilly... price and quality? by phaeton
Using online catalogues, i've priced out the parts to rebuild the front end on my truck. (In-store pricing might be slightly different) This will mean 2 upper control arm assys, 2 lower ball joints, control arm bushings all around, and inner and outer tie rod ends for both sides. At NAPA, it's...
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September 11th 18 02:17 PM
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