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05-20-19, 06:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,303
Posted By 2KHarrier

Easiest beginner repair you can do, John... Use...

Easiest beginner repair you can do, John... Use Trilkb's suggestion and mark an area inside the periphery of the grill cover and cut the material out with a good, sharp blade. You can access the...
02-06-19, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 342
Posted By Catalina45

My Mityvac is at the shop but I believe it is...

My Mityvac is at the shop but I believe it is MV6830. Follow the link and go to Page 20 of the Mityvac catalog..
https://www.skf.com/binary/301-317342/Mityvac_Catalog_v5.pdf

Here's a link to it...
11-11-18, 07:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,144
Posted By sha4000

I think the reservoir is part of the radiator or...

I think the reservoir is part of the radiator or cooling fan assembly.
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10-03-18, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 886
Posted By rkw77080

Changing spark plugs is an easy DIY project....

Changing spark plugs is an easy DIY project. However, considering the length of time the plastic electrical connectors have been baking in the engine bay, one should be extra careful with the little...
Forum: Car Chat
09-13-18, 12:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,730
Posted By SW17LS

Believe me, I would have noticed. Stuff like this...

Believe me, I would have noticed. Stuff like this drives me nuts.

What you're seeing is residue on the glass, you can clearly see its water etching and residue from water running down the glass....
08-15-18, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Legender

Noticed severe peeling on my 2002 that the ex...

Noticed severe peeling on my 2002 that the ex has, but the 2004 that my mom drives, same color, seems to be fine. Both vehicles are garaged all the time.
Have the 2001 outside for a year and it...
07-21-18, 10:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By 2KHarrier

John, head over to Harbor freight and buy a 5/8"...

John, head over to Harbor freight and buy a 5/8" spark plug socket. It'll have a rubber insert inside to hold the plug while you feed it into the hole.
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07-21-18, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By bradland

If you have a 1/4" drive ratchet with a fairly...

If you have a 1/4" drive ratchet with a fairly long extension give the valve cover bolts a litttle twist. It's amazing how loose they become over time and it would explain a little seepage of oil......
06-22-18, 06:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,274
Posted By 2KHarrier

Exactly what I do. Keeps them looking fine for as...

Exactly what I do. Keeps them looking fine for as long as I need. I would like to try that PlastX with the buffer, to see how it does.
06-21-18, 11:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,274
Posted By jayclapp

A power buffer and ordinary polishing compound...

A power buffer and ordinary polishing compound does just as well. Apply Aerospace 303 every month thereafter.
05-27-18, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By 2KHarrier

Hello and welcome from a fellow AMT. I work in...

Hello and welcome from a fellow AMT. I work in ORD Line mtc with DAL.

The AC does not shut off on my 2001, and IIR correctly, my 2005 is the same.

Is it possible you have over-serviced the...
04-27-18, 05:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,162
Posted By 2KHarrier

Timing Belt Finished And My 1st Oil Change!

I finished the TB change on my 2005 today. I started it yesterday late morning and got everything taken apart and ready for the new water pump/belt by 4pm, and decided to call it a day.

Got back...
04-22-18, 08:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 879
Posted By Jabberwock

Changed my sparkplugs today

Car has 105k miles on it. Changed the spark plugs today in anticipation of taking a 2,600 mile road trip later this summer. Started on the driver side, removed driver side plastic cover, engine cover...
03-30-18, 05:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,475
Posted By WindyCity1

Ken, The new cushion did not come with hog...

Ken,
The new cushion did not come with hog rings. I used these. If you don't have hog ring pliers, here's a cheap pair. Or save yourself some money and get this combo.
You can not tell that the...
02-10-18, 07:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By rkw77080

I believe you can access the sonar sensor for...

I believe you can access the sonar sensor for replacement from the wheel well. Check out the link (see Post #8) below......
02-10-18, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By 2KHarrier

It's not unheard of for those sensors to fail. I...

It's not unheard of for those sensors to fail. I haven't swapped one out, but plenty of guys have on here. Try adjusting the sensor distance and see what happens.

I had ours adjusted for maximum...
01-31-18, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,401
Posted By LS430Nole

200k and still purring

Just turned 200k this weekend. 2005 bought in 2013 with 80k miles. Timing belt and water pump. Front struts. One passenger door lock actuator motor. 3rd set of tires. 3rd battery. Oil changed every...
12-26-17, 05:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,886
Posted By nedear1688

This is the adapter I used along with the Motive...

This is the adapter I used along with the Motive pressure bleeder pump/reservoir. It's the same concept without the shop compress air, I just pump it to 15 PSi to create a pressure to push out the...
09-06-17, 07:16 AM
Replies: 386
Views: 219,694
Posted By toddmorr

someone else on here showed definitively that...

someone else on here showed definitively that temperature makes a difference as to the volume of trans fluid. I'm a drain and fill guy, and therefore simply replacing hot fluid with same volume cold...
06-11-17, 07:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,761
Posted By Tharper1

There were two bottles. One is marked 072 and the...

There were two bottles. One is marked 072 and the other is marked 072-BC. I think the 072 is the top coat. I just used the base 072-BC as the chips were small. Several of them were to bare metal but...
05-09-17, 05:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,816
Posted By enigma25

I was invited to the Porsche Driving experience...

I was invited to the Porsche Driving experience in the early 90's. Every production model, driving instructors and engineers, and a wide open parking lot with an autocross course set up. They even...
04-07-17, 05:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,427
Posted By Jabberwock

I suggest you do 3 drain and fills. This will...

I suggest you do 3 drain and fills. This will partially replace roughly 9 quarts of the existing ATF. This process will restore the additive packs in the fluid that wear out as fluid ages. I did this...
03-20-17, 04:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,083
Posted By TTBomB

I used to change every 5k myself. Well last...

I used to change every 5k myself.
Well last year I had Blackstone labs do an oil analysis.
At the time I had 6k on the oil.
I use Amsoil XL 5W/30
The analysis came back great and they...
03-08-17, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By Legender

You got lucky... first week after I got my 2002 I...

You got lucky... first week after I got my 2002 I was in Sam's parking lot and parked way out by myself. Next day I see this dent on the passenger side front quarter. Went back to Sams and their...
03-05-17, 03:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,999
Posted By r0cketm0nk

Just wanted to show some pics of the black cake...

Just wanted to show some pics of the black cake that I mentioned. The cleanup and the flush took all day. Note this isn't sludge - this is beyond that. Ironically, I think the dried/caked oil stopped...
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