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    How many of you, fill your gas tank ALL THE WAY?

    <blockquote>quote:<hr />Originally posted by Patman: <strong> In Toronto, the price starts out high every single morning, and drops down throughout the day. So you'll always get the best price of the day if you fill up after 8pm</strong><hr /></blockquote>Ottawa is the same. Right now 95 in the...
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    Who here lived through the gas crisis?

    <blockquote>quote:<hr /> Back then I was only worried about where my next bag of stash was comming from. <hr /></blockquote><img border="0" alt="[LOL!]" title="" src="/forums/graemlins/lol.gif" /> Cool man. The 70's. I was there. <img border="0" alt="[LOL!]" title=""...
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    So which repair manual to get

    I have factory service manuals for both my neons (98 + 2k1) ... found them posted in .pdf on a German website! Thanks Google.
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    filter for neon

    I have 2 neons: 1st gen: 98 expresso 2nd gen: 2001 LE On both of them I run K&N HP-2004. These are same as PH16.
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    Instant Oil Change place blundered?

    I swear the neanderthals working in those jiffy lube places do it on purpose!
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    is STP products any good?

    If you have the combustion chambers very clean then you should have no need to increase the octane. Opinions vary on the STP fuel treatments...I use the injector cleaner 1 tank prior to oil change and see good results. For first gen neons use: 87 octane for SOHV and 91 Octance for DOHC ..if you...
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    Moderate Winter ...

    Wow....on New Years Day. I was able to wash my car in the driveway on Christmas Day about 10 years was +10!. Its amazing how good you feel quitting much energy you have.
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    22RE - leaking antifreeze

    20 years, its lasted well. Even if it goes to the scrapper now you got your moneys worth from it.
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    22RE - leaking antifreeze

    groan... <img border="0" title="" alt="[Frown]" src="images/icons/frown.gif" /> That really sucks.
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    Castrol GC 0w-30 in 04 Dodge SRT4

    CAT Labs. Is that Caterpiller? There's Toromont CAT here in town. I didn't realize they did analysis. I will give them a call.
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    2005 Honda Civic and 7,000 mile drain intervals.

    ^^^ooops no...Valvoline "Maxlife" filter is a repainted Purolator Pureone I think. The Fram Extra Guard is one that is nasty. Fram Extended Guard is ok, its the synthetic one I was thinking of. Why is life like this <img border="0" alt="[Duh!]" title="" src="/forums/graemlins/pat.gif" />
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    2005 Honda Civic and 7,000 mile drain intervals.

    <blockquote>quote:<hr /> w/ a fram extra guard filter. That makes baby Jebus weep. <hr /></blockquote>Isn't the XG the good one ??(no cardboard). Think its marketed in Canada as "Synthetic" filter or something? ..also its the same as Valvoline "Maxlife" filter?
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    Interesting Locomotive oil info

    I love locomotives. Its awesome hearing that size diesel open up. My older brother is an engineer with GE locomotive division and the lucky bugger gets to work with those monsters every day!
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    2005 Honda Civic and 7,000 mile drain intervals.

    I think thats fine. I have 2 neons, both 2.0l 4 bangers. Both run on Mobil 1 5w-30 with OCI at 6 months or 12,000kms (7500 miles). Usually the mileage is hitting that right at the 6-month point. I use a K&N (oversize, and HP-2004 filter on both. The 98 is my 5-speed
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    Cars they should bring back

    <blockquote>quote:<hr /> Ford Pinto Chevy Vega <hr /></blockquote>Ford Escort
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    Green GC in Ottawa, Canada

    Ok so does that mean it will not mix with M1 5w-30
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    Quit smoking .....

    <blockquote>quote:<hr />Hey Papa Bear: I became a friend of Bill's a couple of years ago. Great guy... <hr /></blockquote>I first met him about 5 years ago. Couldn't understand him at all until 2 years ago. No turning back now. Can't seem to get serious about quitting smoking, but it will come.
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    Maxing out RPM

    Flooring it in "D" should never over rev (hit cut-off) if your shift (throttle) linkage is set right. Prior to hitting redline rpm's the transmission should shift up to the next gear and that is where you should see the rpm drop.
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    Pizza Hut - Cheese Lovers Pizza. I call ahead then go pick it up, bring it home. I have 3 teenage girls at home here...and they eat like <a href=""...
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    Successful experiment

    No one's complaining about the heat here. It was -12c this morning.