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    What are these copper bits in the coolant?

    Wow, 25 yrs later and so many people still think Dexcool is bad despite it working quite well in literally millions of vehicles and is still being used today. I did a drained the factory fill Dexcool in my '15 SRX last year and it came out looking brand new. I refilled with Dexcool to maintain...
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    What are these copper bits in the coolant?

    Why does Makuloco in the above video think Dexcool had so many problems?
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    2023 Corvette C8 Z06 Revealed

    Looks awesome. As for the naturally aspirated 670 HP 5.5 liter - just incredible.
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    It's AFM week.

    cline, Always nice to read your posts and see the pics. Keep it up!
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    2021 GM 3.6 recommendations

    Yep, as others have said, any D1G2 5W30 will serve you well. I have the older 3.6 V6 which is notorious for timing chain issues in 2013 and earlier models and was updated in 2014. I have used many different D1G2 5W30 oils (what ever was on sale) and notice no difference at all between them. My...
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    Post your latest oil change

    2015 Cadillac SRX 3,720 miles on the OCI - OLM was down to 15% Out: Mobil Super Synthetic 10W30 In: 50/50 Mix of: Mobil Super Syn 5W20 & Valvoline 0W40 - Didn't change the Wix XP oil filter
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    Here are pictures of my Honda CVT fluid library for comparison.

    Jim, How much fluid comes out during a drain 'n fill on you CRV?
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    Why outer brake pad worn out and inner like new?

    There are no pin boots on that caliper.
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    Why outer brake pad worn out and inner like new?

    atikovi, Have you ever bled the brakes on your Sequoia?
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    Oil inlet hole difference between Honda and Wix

    I bought the last two wire backed at Meijer, the rest were the new style.
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    Oil inlet hole difference between Honda and Wix

    I didn't feel comfortable with the Wix so I threw on a Fram Ultra.
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    Virgin Purolator L10241 C&P

    Yep looks good. But will the media tear? Time will tell. I'd like to be able to trust Purolator again
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    Post your latest oil change

    2020 Honda Accord 1.5/CVT Out: Mobil Super Syn 5W20 & Honda oil filter In: 50/50 mix of Mobil Super Syn 5W20 and Valvoline Modern Engine 0W20 & NAPA Gold oil filter Note: The old oil only had 1,500 miles on it but Honda requires an annual change to maintain the warranty.
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    Oil inlet hole difference between Honda and Wix

    The number and diameter of the oil inlet holes makes it look like the Honda factory filter (A93021) will flow way more oil then the NAPA Gold 7356 I just installed. The Honda filter is on the left. 2020 Honda Accord 1.5/CVT. Thoughts?
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