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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Parallel Parking.
    I get a chuckle watching fellas in their bass boats coming to jump on the trailer like the pros do. After a day in the sun drinking beer...
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Warm Up Question.
    Not really. Basic cars with few or no options still had manual chokes in '64-including my '64 Falcon.
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Warm Up Question.
    My '80 RX7 had the same choke setup. It worked fine.
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Parallel Parking.
    That video has been around for a while now-pretty good. They don't have parallel parking as a test requirement anymore in Minnesota. The...
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Buying An Oil Extractor Pump.
    I also like the Fumotos and use them where practical. Also the extractors where it works. I now fuss about the tight access and mess...
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    I quit using aluminum wheels in winter. Of course, cosmetically they deteriorate but the main thing is the sealing beads and the air leaks
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    I would think that any of these would use a buttress thread as your bench vice has.
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Cordless Tool Batteries.
    It reminds of the Polaroid instant cameras of 50-60 years ago. The cameras were fairly inexpensive and the film packs were very...
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    I tend to drive faster on the wide open highways, but slower otherwise. I get very good life out of tires and only had one alignment...
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    I like my battery unit for small jobs, but my gas backpack can't be beat for the big jobs.
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    The '03-'06 Elantras were unchanged with 2.0 low HP Hyundai/Kia engines.. My '20 GDI 2.0 uses the same spin on filter as the '05.
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    My understanding is that the problem was at their Alabama engine assembly operation where there was machining debris left in many...
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Hercules Ironman tires.
    The actual manufacturer often varies over the years. My early Buick Riviera had Korean made Hercules tires. This was in the mid 1990's.
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread New Tires - vibration.
    I've written on this before. I worked in a tire shop in the late 1960's. We had transitioned from the old standard bubble balancer to...
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    Lapham3 replied to the thread Four new TPMS today.
    My wife's 2005 Nissan still has the original working sensors on the front.. I had the rears changed about 5 years ago when replacing...
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