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    Who has used the screwdriver thru the filter removal technique?

    More times than i can count! Now hand tight to base with a 1/2 turn. much easier to remove.
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    I remember stocking cardboard cans of Valvoline, Mobil, Pennzoil,and other brands in the drug store i worked at as a teenager. And them leaking all the time!
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    Mazda 3, Impreza or Civic hatchback.. Which one ?

    Test drive all 3. I am a little biased as i bought a 18 Civic Si 3 weeks ago. I love the 6 speed and the way it handles! Getting 27mpg in 90% city driving. Good luck with your new purchase!
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    Recommendation for Acura Differential Fluid?

    thorromig, you wont find a aftermarket fluid recommend for an Acura/Honda differential. just go to dealer and pickup its not very expensive. i paid less than $10 a quart for mine. Joe
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    BITOG Explained

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: TomYoung</div><div class="ubbcode-body">It has finally dawned on me that BITOG members are not the same. For your consideration, here are the categories they fall into: 1. Extenders - "If I use the right mix of Amsoil...
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    Uniroyal Laredo Cross Country Tour, the Good/Bad?

    I used the Uniroyal's 10 years ago on my pickup trucks and suv's loved them low noise great mileage and good looks IMO. Plus Uniroyal is owned by Michelin.
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    whixh ATF for older 4L60e?

    Maxlife good stuff.
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    This is Day 1

    Wishing the best today and everyday forward.
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    Oil Recommendation - Honda Fit

    It wont matter run what ever you like!
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    post your latest transmission lubricant change.

    Drain and fill on my new to me 2014 Honda CR-V EXL AWD with Honda DW-1
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    1999 Honda Prelude oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: IHondaGuy</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Thank you for your thoughts.. Honestly, I am new to all this. I do not know what those ACEA A3/B4 lubricants are and how to tell which oils carry them. I plan to change the oil...
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    Acura 3.7L engine question. Actually two.

    Sorry I cant answer your ?'s. But I have one for you. Why are you using a 0w40 in a car speced for 5w20?
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    1994 Honda Accord Manual Trans Fluid

    Last weekend i changed my Honda MTF to Amsoil MTF a little more costly hoping the good shift feel last longer than the 12-18 months the Honda fluid lasted. In my 94 Accord.
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    Garbage undersink disposals?

    Don't forget if you have a dishwasher connected to it to remove the plug in the disposal for the drain line. Seen plumbers forget to do this in many news homes i have built.
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    Acura Factory Fill

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Tegger</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Falken</div><div class="ubbcode-body">The fill they did at the factory could be contaminated with...
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    Need opinions on used car for my son PART 2

    In my Opinion i would take the Subby over the Chrysler any day, if not just for its saftey if he is a young driver.
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    Honda brake fluid

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: David1</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: sayjac</div><div class="ubbcode-body">As implied, I'd say your mechanic is in CYA mode. I've used non...
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    2012 Honda magnetic tranny drain plug picture

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Chris B.</div><div class="ubbcode-body">So you guys think a drain and fill every 30,000 miles from hear on out is good or should I do it every 15,000 miles? </div></div> I do a drain and fill every other oil change on...