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    Universal sockets ??

    Are universal sockets worth buying ?? Do universal sockets really work on 6 different socket types?? I did buy a small Husky universal socket set from Home Depot the other day. I like the appearing quality of the Husky universal sockets. Was not too much money. I just like the possibility...
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    Napa semi synthetic on sale...

    Hey guys .. Napa semi synthetic oil on sale $11.49 a 5 qtt container... And $2.29 a quart.... Not too shabby.
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    Strange cat's choice of snack

    My calico cat Coco has a strange liking of saltine crackers... So when I am eating my crackers she always comes up and wants one. She gets one only. She has been offered pasta leftovers and she is not into that. I have tried to give her some pieces of ham and she's not into that either. My old...
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    Fram Titanium 20k mile oil filters at AAP....

    Just saw that yes.... Fram is returning to AAP... Fram Titanium oil filter going to be at AAP.... Rated for 20,000 miles... Grip on filter all over like old school Purolator filters used to have... All Black color looks good to me. Price is $14.99.... This will be likely added to oil...
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    Akebono GG street performance pads back on

    Well I got the really good Akebono street performance brake pads that are rated GG back on the front of my car again. Much less dust vs the AAP platinum FF rated brake pads before them. These Akebono pads I have ran before with a very high level of satisfaction and performance. These pads stop...
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    Final CVT fluid drain and refill

    Well did the final drain and refill on my Nissan Altima VQ two door coupe. 4.3 qts of Eneos CVT fluid taken out and put back in... Was 306k miles plus when that was done. 4 total drain and refills done... I am very pleased with how much quieter the car has been since doing the first changes...
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    Rib time...

    <img src="https://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/attachments/usergals/2020/04/full-68725-43538-img_20200415_210515740.jpg" alt="[Linked Image]" class="post-image" style="height:auto!important;max-width:100%!important;"/> This is how the lady and I roll.. . Smoked ribs from the grill... Added...
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    300,000 miles and still rolling

    <img src="https://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/attachments/usergals/2020/03/full-68725-42081-img_20200307_174906349_hdr.jpg" alt="[Linked Image]" class="post-image" style="height:auto!important;max-width:100%!important;"/> <img...
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    Eneos CVT fluid

    I changes the CVT fluid in my car on Monday... I used this Eneos CVT fluid that us full synthetic. My car had gotten a bit loud in the past couple of weeks at low speed. The fluid that drained out actually did have some metallic shimmer to it as it was on my hand... That was note worthy because...
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    283,500 miles CVT fluid 1st change

    Well it finally did happen... After 293k miles plus... I did a drain and refill on the ol Altima VQ CVT two door coupe.... Fluid was brown like motor oil with about 2 thousand miles on it.... I have heard others on here who have had the CVT fluid look jet black or like diesel oil... Which...
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    Barney, Mike and Eli...

    Man it is awesome to listen to Barney Hall, Mike Joy and Eli Gold call a race from the 1979 World 600 on MRN... Tremendous talent with those guys calling that race. Really great to hear those guys do a great job calling a race. This race is on YouTube... A video of the race using the MRN...
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    Cam2 Dexos1 Gen 2 found at Napa

    I found this Cam2 Dexos1 Gen 2 synthetic oil at a local Napa store. $22.80 a case of 6 qts. 5 qts would equal $19. Not too shabby given . Certainly not a steal like Mobil Super found for 85 cents a 5 qt container. Or Mobil AP found for 4.85 a five qt container. But good enough for a routine...
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    STP premium air filter 5011 information...

    Just a interesting note here about this air filter... It states on the box this air filter is 98 percent per ISO 5011 testing FINE dust.... Interesting because I have yet to see a specific notation on any air filter mentioning using any specific size of dust... This one clearly mentions fine...
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    Joined the Havoline box club

    Well I decided to join the Havoline box club today... I had to work for it though. The shelf was empty. A nearby pallet had freight on it. And low and behold there it was... It came in a case of two. So I placed the other one on the shelf in the correct spot. I got the plastic qt container for...
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    UVA surprising run

    Have to say quite a surprising run that UVa made to win the NCAA basketball championship... After losing last year to a #16 seed UMBC... This team showed a never quit attitude in every circumstance. Very impressive. Ohh and a little history here... The NCAA almost got rid of #16 seeds because...
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    Carquest premium oil filter made by Baldwin...

    I just saw some information online that a guy stated the Carquest blue premium oil filters are made by Baldwin. This same person said the regular Carquest red filters are made by M+H. This does seem like a very possible circumstance given that I have noticed Advance Auto parts sales flyer...
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    Disappearance and appearance

    Disappearing from my Wally World... Mobil 1 Annual Protection... Cut down vastly into only one single row for each one. Before there were multiple rows of each viscosity. Plus none are seen anyone the regular shelf area... Appearing is the Havoline Pro DS .. . 2 rows of 5w30 and 5w20 Happy...
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    Grey Goose paid off

    Well it happened... The Grey Goose is paid off.... Very happy about this. I don't buy a car to just trade it in after only 2-4-5 years.... I actually want to pay it off completely. The ol GG still runs really good and is still enjoyable to drive. At 258k miles I am rather pleased with it...
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    Purolator 14610 differences....

    The Purolator Boss 14610 has a different base plate than the red Purolator... Concave vs convex... And I have read where on certain applications the convex one has led to major leaks. I'm glad the Boss has the correct base plate for my car. Though I am quite sure the other would be ok has...
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    Just let you know..

    I just wanted you guys to know if anyone needed help with some health type questions... You are more than welcome to contact me. I may not have all the answers at all times... But in many situations I can actually be of help. I realized reading another thread the avg age of people on here...
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