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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Thu, 15 July 2021 I want it... A local car lot has a 1985 Mercedes 300D Turbo Diesel with 180,000 miles. Body is about 90% good, there's one bad ding fixed with touch-up paint and some loose rubber around one corner of the bum...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Wed, 04 November 2020 Compression testing with a multimeter? I'm watching Scotty Kilmer on YouTube, talking about checking out used cars. He hooked up a compression tester to check the compression, then said a quick and dirty way of checking was to get a m...
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From:  Adam Hall (1:305/3)
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Date: Thu, 25 February 2021 Kia Amanti 2005 Anyone think that a timing belt change for $1600 is excessive? --- Mystic BBS v1.12 A46 2020/03/02 (Windows/32) * Origin: 8-Bit Boyz BBS! -=[ bbs.8bitboyz.com port:6502 ]=- (1:305/3) ...
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From:  mark lewis (1:3634/12)
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Date: Thu, 25 February 2021 Kia Amanti 2005 Re: Kia Amanti 2005 By: Adam Hall to All on Thu Feb 25 2021 03:26:26 > Anyone think that a timing belt change for $1600 is excessive? that depends on what has to be done to gain access ...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Wed, 30 December 2020 SGR Expedition Van I'm in love with this vehicle - it's a soviet era design, a 4WD van with a little 4 cylinder engine, jacked up, all terrain tires, with a full roof rack, winch, push bars, ladder and rear-mounted ...
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From:  Bob Roberts (1:218/840)
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Date: Mon, 14 December 2020 Fixing cars KW> I sold my wife's 2014 Subaru Crosstrek, as much as I liked driving it, KW> I preferred my 2014 Prius Plug-in. Gets twice the gas mileage too. Did you get a good price for it? I read th...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Sat, 31 October 2020 Weekend Repairs I had a productive morning. My wife's Mazda CX-9 had had a front end mishap at one point, and the bumper fascia has popped out of the body. I found a Mazda parts site that sold the retainer clip,...
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From:  Mike Powell (1:2320/105)
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Date: Thu, 29 October 2020 Dash Cameras This message was from DUMAS WALKER to ALL, originally in conference Entertain and was forwarded to you by DUMAS WALKER. ------------------------- Does anyone here have experien...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Tue, 27 October 2020 Fixing cars I sold my wife's 2014 Subaru Crosstrek, as much as I liked driving it, I preferred my 2014 Prius Plug-in. Gets twice the gas mileage too. I'd bought my wife a 2011 Mazda CX-9 a while ago, as we ne...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Wed, 16 September 2020 Best purchase ever We had a couple of stains on our furniture, and bought a Bissell steam carpet/upholstery cleaner. This is one of those smaller. more portable canister models, not the upright carpet cleaner. It did ...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Wed, 19 August 2020 Switching... I've got a 2014 Prius plug-in with 146K miles; it's been a great car. The multimedia/bluetooth/MP3/apps have been great, my office had free charging and I've got an 80-mile round-trip commute. Fr...
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From:  Mark Redden (1:2320/105)
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Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 hummer i saw the new hummer its smaller but nice --- SBBSecho 3.11-Linux * Origin: ILink * capitolcityonline.net (1:2320/105) ...
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From:  Kurt Weiske (1:218/700)
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Date: Sat, 02 March 2019 Tesla Model 3 online The Tesla model 3s are apparently available for order. An interesting car for $35K, although one thing that irked me was that the web site shows a price that includes "fuel savings" and "tax benefits"...
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From:  Doug Cooper (1:227/702)
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Date: Mon, 25 May 2020 Thoughts on the new Hummer? www.caranddriver.com/news/a30898104/gmc-hummer-ev-confirmed-2022/ Looks pretty sweet. Glad to see the brand back, but miss the old. --- Mystic BBS v1.12 A45 2020/02/18 (Windows/32) * Origin: The U...
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From:  kurt weiske (1:229/310)
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Date: Sat, 21 September 2019 Oil Change RK> It definitely depends on the vehicle. My diesel truck has a recommended RK> oil change interval of 15,000 miles. Many people have told me that I am RK> crazy doing oil changes at such a long int...
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From:  Ron Kinney (1:104/115)
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Date: Thu, 20 June 2019 Oil Change Re: Oil Change By: mark lewis to Ron Kinney on Tue Jun 18 2019 03:28 pm > holy geez, man! that is really whack... i've seen similar but was wrapped in > another project and was unable to watch it...
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From:  mark lewis (1:3634/12.73)
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Date: Tue, 18 June 2019 Oil Change On 2019 Jun 18 08:07:54, you wrote to me: >> are you talking about the two nuts on top of the coil where the two >> wires that provide power and ground are connected? >> >> https://upload.wiki...
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From:  Ron Kinney (1:104/115)
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Date: Tue, 18 June 2019 Oil Change Re: Oil Change By: mark lewis to Ron Kinney on Thu Jun 13 2019 01:42 pm > yeah... maybe 15, even... > > RK> This job took me all weekend. I knew I was in trouble when I unscrewed > RK> the bo...
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From:  mark lewis (1:3634/12.73)
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Date: Thu, 13 June 2019 Oil Change On 2019 Jun 13 08:40:08, you wrote to Steven Wolf: RK> I'm not a mechanic at all, but I don't mind turning wrenches on my RK> free time. Its just too frustrating for me at times. I remember RK> wa...
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From:  Ron Kinney (1:104/115)
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Date: Thu, 13 June 2019 Oil Change Re: Oil Change By: Steven Wolf to Ron Kinney on Sun Jun 09 2019 06:02 pm > >> After how many miles do you have your oil changed in your vehicle? Do > >> you have a favorite oil brand? One that ...
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