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    Hey, Maybe I just don't see it but where is the forum RSS feed?
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    Gave the ole Avalon the royal treatment

    Did the whole shabang. I wanted to throw out a few observations that might help others. The parts list. New Centric calipers $310 New Raybestos rotors $128 New EBC Greenstuff pads $140 Complete brake fluid flush $10 Less Cores -$150 Total $438 I noticed the parking brake shoes in the rear...
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    Which would you buy

    2000 : TOYOTA : AVALON : 3.0L 2995cc V6 FI [1MZFE] DOHC : Engine : Oil Filter   PRONTO Part # PO241   {#PG195} $1.76 $0.00 $1.76 AUTO EXTRA Part # 61851348 More Info   $1.83 $0.00 $1.83 MANN Part # ML1003 More Info $2.29 $0.00 $2.29 BOSCH Part # 72161 More Info $3.33 $0.00 $3.33...
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    Other Websites

    What other Auto / Oil / Garage / Tool type websites does everyone frequent? I am looking for more sources to read etc. Maybe we can compile a list?
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    ARX 5000 mi oci

    Not trying to <img src="/forums/graemlins/18.gif" alt="horse" title="horse" height="57" width="99" /> Is there any reason why one couldn't run ARX a full 5k OCI?
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    RL D4 used to be so much less $

    I used to buy D4 from for $6 quart. Now they sold out to some larger firm and its way more. I'm about 10k from my 1st change in my FJ so I'll be shopping! Maybe Amsoil gets the win this time...
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    Camry Hybrid

    My wife was rear ended yesterday in our 2000 Avalon w/ 125k miles on it. Looks like they will total it since market value is only 5k ish. Bummer... I am trying to decide whether to take advantage of desperate car dealers and pick up a new Camry at 2.9% for 26k ish (loaded) or look for a used...
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    Heyas help me out a bit???

    Hey guys, Just started a Father - Son Blog/Site. Will be covering Freeware and Shareware for both Macs and PCs. Could use some occasional participation if anyone has time. We will be adding a suggestion box also. I am Frankster One. The boy is Frankster Two Enjoy.. <a...
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    How in the world does this happen???????

    <a href="" target="_blank"></a> <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/puke.gif" alt="" />
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    Chinese food 'made from cardboard'

    <a href="" target="_blank"></a> I'd like a side of plastic bottle please.... <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/spam.gif" alt="" />
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    15 free security programs that work

    Basic stuff but useful to a windows n00b like me.. <a href="" target="_blank"></a> <img...
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    oh my freaking h20!!!

    <a href="" target="_blank"></a> Maybe this has been discussed here before. If so I missed it???? <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/coffee.gif" alt="" />
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    splain me oh wise ones

    I am a windows novice and somewhat of a a mac-unix expert. Why does everyone run so much ____ on their windows boxes? Seems to me a good Hardware FW. Good email and browsing habits and an occasional spyware/virus scan would be sufficient? I hate having unneccesary stuff running in the...
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    5.0 Ford V8 roller motor 500 mi break in.

    500 miles on this 302 check it out.... <a href="" target="_blank">UOA RESULTS</a> <img src="" alt=" - " />
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    loud hydraulic lifters, thicker?? i know i know......

    5.0L production short block w/ alum heads and intake. 500 miles on motor. Broke in w/ a straight 30wt. put in 10w30 and 3oz of ARX. Had valves adjusted. question? Are roller motors just kinda loud or should I step up to a thicker oil. I noticed the ARX did actually make it even louder...
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    temp gauge anomoly

    ok, so heres the deal. I have a temp gauge that reads consistently high. I have hooked up other gauges and used my infrared to confirm its 40f high across the board. I have got another duplicate of this same gauge. exact same readings. replaced sender. exact same readings. I was thinking...
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    GPS units elevation accuracy

    I'm looking for a hand held gps unit with an altitude accuracy of +or- 1", Anyone know of such a thing??????? <img border="0" title="" alt="[Cool]" src="images/icons/cool.gif" />
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    ok so is MAC vs PC considered religious or political?

    I noticed when a mac was mentioned in the thread about an infected site, the thread was locked? <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="images/icons/grin.gif" />
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    greasing urethane bushings

    Anyone know of a way to grease urethane suspension without disassembling? I was thinking a syringe w/ an oil/Grease mixture. Squeaking front end driving me nuts......Any special grease type??????? Thx
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    Am I doin harm to myself--Ozone..

    We have one of the living air classic thingys and I have to admit, I love the thing... no smelly oders and seems harmless. Everyone I know is telling me to get rid of it, but I hear conflicting info in both camps. I do run it on ultra low and open the windows plenty to exchange air... your...