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    2000 Jeep 4.0L - Switch to Rotella T5 from PYB?

    Both my Jeeps run very smooth on PYB. But lately.. they've been running on anything that's on sale. Haven't heard them complain yet <img src="/forums/graemlins/21.gif" alt="shrug" title="shrug" height="15" width="37" />
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    Walmart oil filters

    the general public knows the Fram brand more than they do the Purolator brand
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    whats the most controversial thing u put in oil?

    been hearing of people pouring diesel in their crankhole
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    View under valve cover @ 100k miles...

    PP will clean up the varnish slowly, but don't expect the engine to be spotless; a little varnish is nothing to lose sleep over. I wish my 1MZFE looked halk as good as this.
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    Any advantage in using an 0w20 (M-1) in.....

    better cold starts but that wont matter in your climate
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    fram ultra????

    seen a few cut open here... inside construction is pure beef <img src="/forums/graemlins/thumbsup2.gif" alt="thumbsup" title="thumbsup" height="18" width="25" />
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    centric rotors good?

    nothing wrong with Centric's C-Tek rotors. Use them on both my ZJs and Camry along with a few neighbors' cars and have no issues with warping.
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    U joints for 99 toyota 4runner ?

    Spicer, pass on the greaseable ones. The tunnels in the body make the u joint significantly weaker.
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    2001 RX300 battery recommendations

    If you have a costco membership then go with the kirkland battery. I have one that's been in my Camry for 6 years.. no problems
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    What do you do when people cut you off?

    When I was younger I use to throw pennies out the window when someone was tailgating the [censored] out of me. After about 3 or 4 cents they can't bear hearing the loud cracking noise on their windshield and back off.
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    Dang Gas Prices

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Jimmy9190</div><div class="ubbcode-body">It went up 16 cents/gallon for regular 87 here overnight. Just in time for the busiest travel day of the year...Wonder how that happened?? </div></div> I heard that gas stations...
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    MMO or Lucas UCL?

    Not just any two stroke oil. You need to use tc-w3 rated oil @ 1oz per 5 gallons of gasoline. No fouling of anything at the correct ratio <img src="/forums/graemlins/thumbsup2.gif" alt="thumbsup" title="thumbsup" height="18" width="25" />
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    Napa Synthetic vs. Peak Synthetic

    I've run Napa syn a few times in the Jeeps and I have nothing bad to say about the oil. If they're both SN, and running for factory interval... I'd go with whatever is cheaper.
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    Gas smell on air filter

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: yonyon</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I expect it'll turn out to be a leaky injector. Go ahead and try as I've said unless someone comes up with a better idea before you get to it. Also, I should have mentioned that...
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    Wiper Blades..

    go with refills from the dealer...
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    Best cheap tool brands

    if you have a sears nearby you should consider buying Craftsman tools
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    My $26 Timex weekender :)

    that glow feature is sweet. might have to get one of these for the camping season <img src="/forums/graemlins/thumbsup2.gif" alt="thumbsup" title="thumbsup" height="18" width="25" />
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    Battery (AA, AAA, C, D) Testing

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: TallPaul</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I used a mult-imeter to test exact voltage of batteries. I have found the same result as you have posted above. On rare occasion I have found weird cases where one cell has...
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    Diff fluid change?

    Spray the gears down with brake cleaner and inspect for any abnormal wear.
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    NGK Iridium plugs?? Good or bad?

    Denso and NGK are <img src="/forums/graemlins/thumbsup2.gif" alt="thumbsup" title="thumbsup" height="18" width="25" /> imo Champion coppers in the Jeeps @30K NGK/Denso iridiums in the Camry @100K