Recent content by Bill_W

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    Solution for dog anxiety?

    Doggie downers?
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    Motorcraft XT-M5-QS

    Wondered who makes this fluid for Motorcraft?
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    Want Polaris testing but...

    Started with Amsoil oil test by Polaris labs and put a prepaid shipping one in the basket. 35 bucks. Then Amsoil tacked on 9 bucks for shipping to me. So my question... Is there another way to ge a Polaris/Horizon test? I contacted Amsoil and asked for an alternate way and the response was to...
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    Bad Compression in 2 cylinders, and opinions on using CRC GDI IVD Intake Valve & Turbo Cleaner for piston soak?

    When the two low cylinders are next to each other, might be a head gasket.
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    New tool thread

    This thing works great.
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    $500 beater, Oil suggestions?

    Costco also has two 5 quart jugs of SN+ for 25 bucks.
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    10K OCI, mazda 3, 0-w20

    I put TGMO 0w-20 in my 2019 Miata. Lots of moly, high VI numbers.
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    Aero Engine Pic

    Can I stick it in my Miata?
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    Transmission fluid lifetime

    <a href="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/05/question-of-the-day-should-manufacturers-be-held-liable-for-lifetime-fluids/" title="httpswwwthetruthaboutcarscom201405questionofthedayshouldmanufacturersbeheldliableforlifetimefluids"...
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    Transmission fluid lifetime

    A lot of aftermarket<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by The_Nuke</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I hate to answer a question with a question, but why are you asking an Internet forum about the meaning of their verbiage? They are the only ones that can...
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    Transmission fluid lifetime

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by hallstevenson</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Bill_W</div><div class="ubbcode-body">There are two Skyactiv transmissions. The Skyactiv Drive is a...
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    Transmission fluid lifetime

    There are two Skyactiv transmissions. The Skyactiv Drive is a automatic and the Skyactiv MT.
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    Transmission fluid lifetime

    Here is a quote from Mazda about their transmission fluid. Then they say suggested service interval at specific time/mileage in the Operator's Manual. I see a lot of car manufacturers with sealed transmissions have the same statement. What does lifetime mean for a Mazda Skyactiv manual...
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    Of 0w-20 oils, which have highest VI

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by CR94</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Bill_W</div><div class="ubbcode-body">... TGMO is a GTL. </div></div>Since when? </div></div> Since you...
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    Of 0w-20 oils, which have highest VI

    Does high VI numbers come down to VI improvers? TGMO is a GTL.
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