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  1. Isaac

    External Power Steering Filter

    Guys, I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2AWD. I know that inside the PS reservoir there is a mesh that work as a filter but I want to add a external inline Power Steering fluid Filter. Any advise what filter to use? I dont want to install something that is going to cause flow restriction of the PS...
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    Low Coolant Sensor on Coolant Reservoir 2.7 4cyl Toyota Tacoma/Prado

    Hey guys, I have a Toyota Prado 2007 with 4 cylinder 2.7 engine, (TRJ120L - 4 Cylinder 2.7 - 2TR-FE) This engine is exactly the same as the Tacoma. My car does not have a LOW Coolant Warning Light. Just recently I was checking my oil level and to my surprise there was no coolant on the...
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    Two years with the same oil and only driven 2,500 Kms

    Hello Guys, My daughter has a 2009 VW Jetta 2.0 with 60,000 kms and since her work is very close to her home she has only driven 2,500 kms in 2 years. She always use synthetic 5W-40 Valvoline and change the oil every 5,000 Kms So is been 2 years since she has not change the oil. I removed...
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    External Trans Cooler Size -How to know what size?

    Hey Guys, I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2 6 cyl. My factory trans cooler on the main radiator is leaking AT Fluid on the coolant so I will bypass it and install a external Trans Cooler on the front of the condenser I'm not sure how many rows on the trans cooler I need. Can you guys advise me what...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 XC90 3.2AWD

    Hi Guys, I was having a small leak with a power steering hose where it goes connected to the front radiator tube. I replace the O Ring and it the process a loose a little ATF Fluid. I rise the front of the car in order to move the steering wheel from left to right several times to make sure...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 Volvo XC90

    Hi Guys, Sorry I post this here. I was thinking this was the Mechanical-Maintenance Forum..... Don't know how to delete this post. I was having a small leak with a power steering hose where it goes connected to the front radiator tube. I replace the O Ring and it the process a loose a little...
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    How many ounces of dishwasher to clean oil in cooling system?

    Hello Guys I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2 and the coolant reservoir was full of oil sludge. A couple of weeks ago I replace the Water to Oil cooler because it was cracked and it was allowing oil to pass to the cooling system. We flush with water all the cooling system until clear water come out...
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    RESURS TOTAL Automatic Transmission Additive

    Hey Guys, Have any of you has use this ATF additive or Lucas Additive? I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 with 3.2 engine with 83,000 kms and was planing to change the ATF fluid and add this additive. Also, I have a small ATF leak that I think is a seal but dont want to spend a fortune fixing this...
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    75,000kms using 0W-30 --- Time to change to 5W-40?

    Hey Guys, I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 with 3.2L AWD. From day one I use 0W-30 Castrol Sintetic but right now my car has 75,000kms and I dont know if I need to use a thicker viscosity like a 5W-40. I know the 0W-30 is a energy conserving oil that help on the mileage but my concern is the...
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    ATF LIQUI MOLY Top Tec 1200 VS 1200G

    Hello guys, I really apreciated your help. I have a 2002 Jetta MK4 1.8T Automatic Transmission with 60,000kms and I going to change the Transmission filter and fluid. VW Jetta specs for my ATF oil are <span style="font-weight: bold">VW G 052 162</span> or <span style="font-weight: bold">VW...
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    GARD Power Steering Fluid Plus for VW/AUDI

    Hello Guys, I just pic up my 2002 VW Jetta from the mechanic and I notice he put almost one quart bottle of GARD Power Steering Fluid Plus. I ask him is that GARD brand is compatible with the VW G002000 Power Steering Fluid and he say yes. I was looking for info about this GARD brand <a...
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    How to know the proportion already in my radiator

    Hello Guys, I know that I need to mix the Antifreeze Coolant 50/50 with water BUT is there is a way to know what is the Percentage already mixed in my radiator? The thing is that I just pic up my car from the dealer and these people charge me 4 bottle of expensive 100% concentrated G-12++...
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    Moletech Fuel Saver Gadget

    Guys, I was reading a SEMA magazine were there was a lot of advertizings of many car products and there was one about a Moletech Fuel Saver. Just curious, do this things really work or they are a scam? <a href="http://www.moletech.com/moletech/"...
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    AC DELCO Engine Oil made in Mexico. Good or What?

    Hey Guys, What you think of AC DELCO oil? I have a friend that work at a the Chevrolet distribuitor here in my country and he toll me they import the AC DELCO oil from Mexico and there cost including shipping and import duties is around US $2.00 Do the AC DElCO that are selling in USA is also...
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    2 Cycle oil - Can I mix brands - Rotax ultralight

    Hello guys, Sorry is this has been ask before. I fly a Quicksilver Ultralight with Rotax 582 engine. This engine use a 2 cycle oil injection pump. So I dont have to premix the fuel for the main fuel tank. This engine has around 150 hours of use and from day one, I have been using Royal Purple...
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