A Cars forum. AutoBanter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » AutoBanter forum » Auto newsgroups
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Post New Thread
Threads in Forum : Technology Forum Tools Search this Forum Feed Icon
  Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Reverse Sort Order Replies Views
BB 366 - rockers clatter; oil pressure but no oil at rockers by [email protected]
Hi - I'm working on my farm's chevy 87 c-70 w/ 366 v8 (which came out of an early 1970's era truck). The motor runs and has good oil pressure (according to the gauge) but there is no oil coming out of the pushrod tubes and the valves are very noisy as a result. What would cause this to be? There...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
Yesterday 05:18 PM
by Gerald Pate Go to last post
26 193
Are you a Prepper? by [email protected]
preppersgab.com A working vehicle could be the difference between life and death once an EMP event strikes: Top 10 vehicles for your EMP survival
May 23rd 18 07:31 PM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
8 13
Why need to turn new brake drums?! by Scott Dorsey
In article >, > wrote: >On Friday, March 5, 1999 at 2:00:00 AM UTC-6, Michael Shell wrote: >> Years ago I bought a new set of rear brake drums for my early 1970's >> Ford. After the brake job I noticed a vibration when...
May 22nd 18 05:01 PM
by Scott Dorsey Go to last post
0 6
Why need to turn new brake drums?! by [email protected]
On Friday, March 5, 1999 at 2:00:00 AM UTC-6, Michael Shell wrote: > Years ago I bought a new set of rear brake drums for my early 1970's > Ford. After the brake job I noticed a vibration when braking and, sure enough, > the new drums were slightly out of round - turning the new drums cured the >...
May 22nd 18 02:17 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
0 6
Alternator connector glowing red hot after jumping veh with other battery by [email protected]
My 99 Explorer had been running fine. Tonight I left my lights on, killed the battery - which is about a week old from Walmart. Boosted it with another battery I have that happens to be good. Car fired up but the connection nut with the rubber boot at the top of the alternator started glowing red...
May 18th 18 02:30 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
6 17
Ford F150 Rotor installation problem by Michael[_23_]
I took the rear driver rotor off my truck and was ready to replace it when a piece of the emergency brake shoe broke off (a wood-like substance that's like a shim about 1/8 or less). I'm need to travel miles tomorrow and I'm wondering if this is going to screw up my brakes if I just install the...
May 13th 18 07:52 AM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
3 20
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...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
May 11th 18 04:00 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
17 4,384
Can I replace my 185 tires with 195? by [email protected]
I had to have one bad so I let them replace my 185 with a 195 and I'm back the next day my car pulled horribly to that side and jumped all over the road so I wouldn't try it unless you know for sure
May 11th 18 02:57 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
3 48
Fuel pressure issue - 95 Astro - please help by [email protected]
Can someone please help me figure this out? I am really stuck. I have a 1995 CHEVROLET TRUCK ASTRO VAN 2WD 6 Cylinders 262 W 4.3L CPI. 105,000 miles Symptoms: The van is cutting out like it is running out of fuel while driving.
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
May 10th 18 03:18 AM
by Drewsky Go to last post
58 803
May 8th 18 11:09 PM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
1 17
windscreen affecting airbags? eh? by [email protected]
I saw an advert from an auto windowscreen company claiming that if you windscreen is not fitted properly, it might affect airbags deployment. How so?
May 7th 18 04:42 PM
by Steve W.[_6_] Go to last post
3 46
May 6th 18 07:03 PM
by Sanity Clause[_3_] Go to last post
1 19
S10 2.2 lifter noise? by BOB URZ
I had previously posted last year on the problems i had with my 96 2.2 Chevy S10. To recap, the tensioner on the cam chain broke and allowed the chain to jump time. I took the head off and found 8 bent valves. I had the head into a machine shop, had it cleaned, decked, and 8 new valves and seals ...
May 2nd 18 01:18 PM
by tonysimpkins1 Go to last post
5 158
Hydraulic Floor Jack, Release Valve won't tighten by Gifters
OK, I'm trying to fix my Floor jack, the problem is when I tighten the handle it doesn't come to a stopping point, the handle keeps turning and the release valve is left open, I've first couple of parts and now there is a square hole and I assume a ball barring, I have no idea what do do from...
April 28th 18 06:43 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
3 1,809
April 25th 18 09:03 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
0 26
Using an iPad to follow a YouTube DIY without Internet to replace automotive speakers by Ragnusen Ultred
This is just one easy way to use Windows, Linux, and iOS together, to quickly and easily watch a YouTube DIY at a location that has no Internet. 1. On Windows, I downloaded the desired YouTube DIY: youtubedl https://youtu.be/Ve-kcKxbXx4 2. It's easy to transfer files into VLC over USB on...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
April 23rd 18 12:21 AM
by Jimmy Wilkinson Knife Go to last post
19 46
New cheap car by The Real Bev[_5_]
I need to shop (southern California) for a <=$4K car for a friend. I believe that I want a Carolla because they're always at the top of reliability lists and NOBODY I know wants to work on a car ever again. So I'm looking at cars in the $3-$4K range with under 150K miles which tend to be...
April 22nd 18 09:01 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
2 31
Ford Exoskeleton suit. by [email protected]
April 22nd 18 08:55 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
0 21
1996 dodge ram 1500 transmission by [email protected]
early in the winter i was driving down the freeway and my overdrive light came on. i noticed some smoke coming off my truck. i was about 3 miles from home. i noticed red fluid dripping as i pulled it in the barn. i didnt want to screw with it til the weather warmed up so it sat. today im checking...
April 22nd 18 05:32 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
0 25
99 Jeep Cherokee stumbles by dsi1[_11_]
My daughter told me that her Cherokee started stumbling and the check engine light turned on when she was parking it. My wife wanted to use it the next day but the horn turned on and wouldn't shut off. The horn was shut off by disconnecting the battery. A code reader indicated that the throttle...
April 20th 18 03:52 AM
by dsi1[_11_] Go to last post
0 27
Post New Thread

Display Options
Showing threads 1 to 20 of 16715
Sorted By Sort Order
From The
Forum Tools Search this Forum
Search this Forum :

Advanced Search

New posts New posts More than 15 replies or 150 views Hot thread with new posts
No new posts No new posts More than 15 replies or 150 views Hot thread with no new posts
Closed Thread Thread is closed  
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:17 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2018 AutoBanter.
The comments are property of their posters.