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    Purpose of the....02' Sensor

    Thanks for that web page...Provided good info.
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    Purpose of the....02' Sensor

    What does it accomplish ???
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    Harvard being sued for discriminating against Asian students

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ArrestMeRedZ</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: newbe46</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I am wondering if this will extend to Nobel Prize. If...
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    Harvard being sued for discriminating against Asian students

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: cashmoney</div><div class="ubbcode-body">School acceptance criteria based on any type of ethnicity, religion, or skin color needs to be 100% outlawed and banned in the US. A student's ability to be accepted into a...
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    Engine lite on...in dashboard

    For those of you who have had this happen.....my question is ??? WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON REPAIR WHEN THIS LIGHT APPEARS.
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    2008 Mazda 3 Sport 2.3, Castrol Syntec 5w30

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ARCOgraphite</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Any reason to change at 6m onths 2500 miles? I know 6 months can appear to be some uncrossable milestone - it <span style="font-weight: bold">IS </span>in my Warranteed...
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    Co workers cat

    I had a cat for years. Left him out most evenings and he would knock off mice and gofers. At 2 to 3 AM, came up to our BR window, scratched in the screen to be let in. Miss him a lot.
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    2006 Buick Lucerne

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Char Baby</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Inspect the car thoroughly even with a friend/car parson or mechanic. If it looks good, get it. Maybe even offer le$$!...without slapping them in the face with too low of an...
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    Conoco Phillips Wins Judgement Against PDVSA

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: pbm</div><div class="ubbcode-body">What's really sad is that so many Americans want Venezuela type government here.....</div></div> How very true...........
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    Conoco Phillips Wins Judgement Against PDVSA

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: pbm</div><div class="ubbcode-body">What's really sad is that so many Americans want Venezuela type government here.....</div></div> How very true...........
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    Why Less Love For Mobil 1 ?

    I used M1 0w20 many years ago when I first bought my ol' Ford Focus. As others mentioned....the engine just sounded loud...so I decided to see if another oil would sound quieter. I switched to QSUD 0w20 which IMO helped my engine quiet down. Lately I've used Pennzoil Platinum Ultra 0w20 with...
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    03' 2.3 Ford Focus / Dash light on steadly

    A relative told me he recently had the same issue (Engine Dash Light) on. He decided before doing any expensive work on the emissions system....he would just changes out the fuel filter. Since that is a fairly cheap thing to do....I did it. (I had previously changed the fuel filter out about...
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    03' 2.3 Ford Focus / Dash light on steadly

    Just recently, the engine dash light turned on, and is on steadily . Per manual....it indicates some issue with emissions. Before I take it to a mechanic, is there some way (without cost) to determine what the issue could be. Vehicle has 146 K on the OD.
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    Running oil filters multiple OCIs

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Matagonka</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I'm going to use my Ultra for a second oil change at least. </div></div> Same here.... when my Focus hits about 7000 miles (about 1 year), I'll change my oil (synthetic), but...
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    Tire rotation front to back ok?

    Just had Discount Tire rotate and balance my tires (free service if your a previous customer). Per my Ford Focus Drivers Manual.... Rear right to front left....rear left to front right..... Front left to rear left...and front right to rear right. Plan on doing the above every 5K to 7K.
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