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    Mann Oil Filter for BMW

    Thank You Quattro Pete. Seeing a close up picture of the filter makes it easier to make the decision to buy them. I guess this the new technology.
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    Mann Oil Filter for BMW

    I've used Mann filters, oil/air, for years, but they have had metal end caps, never seen the clear plastic one's before. This filter is the OEM cartridge type, for the M30 engine, for my 1979 BMW 733i. I have owned the car for over 30 years. I'm glad to see someone who has used them. I'll buy...
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    Mann Oil Filter for BMW

    I need to buy some BMW oil filters and looking at a parts site, they offer several different makers. The Mann filters are less money, by a couple of dollars. The end caps aren't metal but a plastic?, or cardboard, like Fram's, but seems to be clear. Anyone have experience with this new filter?
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    $177 for BMW's Oil Change

    Terrible!!! Was this a Felony or Misdemeanor? Where was this Dealer, California?
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    Toyota Hourly Workers...You're Next!!!!

    Howdy to all, Interesting topic of conversation about Honda's auto plants in the USA. I read last month that Honda, will be closing the Motorcycle assembly plant in Marysville, Ohio, and returning the building of the Goldwing and other bikes made there, to Japan. Not Mexico or other...
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    Six month review: 2003 Buick Park Avenue

    BUICK is one of the most under-rated cars in the world. I have grown up with them in the family and own a couple, now. I am glad that you are happy with your 2003 Park Ave. You had a problem with leaking of the rear air shocks, I read in one of the forums here. What did you do to fix the...
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    Mobil Delvac 1300 Super $3/jug rebate

    Doug, Good'ay Mate. :) Nice to see your postings, as I haven't posted on BITOG, for a while. MOBIL'S DINO Delvac, seems to be a secret on here, whereby it is one of the "best bangs for the buck," in the USA. It does what I need to be done, very well and economically. I don't work for MOBIL...
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    Boeing loses a big one

    This decision is as crazy as the greedy bureaucrats that made it. I can't understand the money logic, in purchases like this. Penny wise and pound foolish, is the only thing I can say, at least in mixed company.
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    Mobil Delvac 1300 Super $3/jug rebate

    I use MOBIL DELVAC SUPER 1300 15W40, in all my 1970's cars. I change the oil yearly or under 3000 miles, as the cars are not driven daily. They go to meets or tours, or drive them only when the weather is nice. They are stored for the Winter Season. It's a common sense way to go on these cars...
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    Is Kendall GT-1 the best oil?

    Mr. HONDA, Had a preference for Kendall Oils. He wanted the Dealers, to use it in his Motorcycles and Cars, when he started importing them into the USA. Kendall has a history, in the early days, when he was making Piston Rings, actually saved his Company, when he started up in business, after...
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    Air leveling (?) on Buick PA

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">&nbsp;Originally Posted By: Benzadmiral</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I've found the original equipment units on GMpartsdirect.com, after the local dealer gave me the exact part numbers for my VIN. The site wants $244 total with shipping...
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    1000000 MILES ON A CHEVY!

    Saw this morning and think this guy has been mentioned before in other stories. 3000 mile oil changes and 85000 miles a year. I think he was using Pennzoil at the oil change place, just came to mind. <a href="http://www.detnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080201/AUTO01/802010440"...
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    Oil for Bentley GTC ?

    <blockquote>Quote:<hr /> Doc, when you get a pic of enzo, murcielago, 57s and gtc lined up, be sure to post it... that'd be one heck of a lineup! <hr /></blockquote> Dr. Haas, YES, that would be a nice picture ... Edit: I think the rest of this post was out of line.
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    Meadowbrook Conrours d'Elegance 2007

    Those were Great Pictures! Thank you for posting them for us that weren't there. How did the rain affect the show? <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/throwroses.sml" alt="" /> <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/driving.gif" alt="" /> <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/cheers2.gif" alt="" />
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    I have a stupid question about Alaska's HWY system

    John, Go to the bookstore and buy a soft-cover book called the MILEPOST. It has all services and businesses and anything else you need to travel the Alaska Highway. It used to cost around $20. It may be also on the internet these days, and it will answer your questions or give you an idea...
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