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  1. MrQuackers

    Roadmaster Granite Peak, oh what a feeling!

    I just had this 18 speed MTB(LOL) delivered from Wally for less than 100 bucks. Put it together and made some small adjustments and took it around the neighborhood. Need to do some more fine tuning to the rear derailleur but it gets the job done. I got this as a cheap grocery getter that will...
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    Super Bowl Advertisements

    I do not follow professional football at all during the regular season. I only watch the Super Bowl for the advertisements. P.S. Did I just see Rorschach in an ad?
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    What is your lowest temperature this winter?

    If you have a thermometer that shows lowest recorded outside temperature, post up. I live about 10 miles south of Moda Center, home of the Trailblazers. So far, lowest here was 28 degrees Fahrenheit.
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    Lucas UCL vs. TCW3 rated 2 cycle oil

    I've been adding TCW3 oil to the fuel since 2012. Was wondering if the Lucas product has some properties superior to 2 cycle oil. Any regular Lucas UCL users here?
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    Space X launch

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    WIX 51516, Seven Months, 3321 miles

    Plenty of short trips for sure. Run on the mighty Saturn 1.9 DOHC Looks like good solid construction, but it was leaking the whole OCI, apparently at the seam as others have experienced. Date code best as I can determine is 061511D1. As you can see, I punched a hole with a screw right through...
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    RIP Kenny

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    What a bargain

    How many will contract the virus due to the greed of scalpers?
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    Dream Car

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    Ken Jennings is the GOAT

    James was a worthy challenger. Poor Brad.
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    My mother's 2.5 Escape. Dealer changed the oil a couple weeks ago, and found some rodent nesting, cleaned it up. I popped the hood to check things out today. Sorry Jack, Chuckie's back. I cleaned it up and does not appear to be worse for wear save a wee nibble on #3 Gave Chuckie a treat and...
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    C&P of a Tough Guard w/50,000 miles to be posted soon

    Got my popcorn ready! Thank you for your contributions Linctex <img src="/forums/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="smile" title="smile" height="15" width="15" />
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    El Camino

    It's finally October 11. I'm going to see it on the big screen at Cinema 21 this weekend. <div class="video-container"><iframe frameborder="0" width="640" height="360" src="" allowfullscreen></iframe></div>
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    Magnets on oil filter base plate

    PSL20195 on SL2 for 2050 miles. Cleaning out the engine with short OCIs. Oil was Mobil Super HM w/~20% MMO Thanks to Linctex for posting this magnet placement. One of these days I will cut open this filter.
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    Mobil 1 TDT 5w-40, red tint?

    Just did an oil change and used a sealed jug of Mobil 1 Turbo Diesel Truck that I got from AutoZone a while back when they had it on sale. Date code shows September 2013 as bottling date.
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    MicroGard MGL3614 ~5k Miles

    About 2 months in service on a 2.5 Mazda 5. About 3k miles was a highway trip to S Cali and back. Oil was Pennzoil Platinum 30 weight. Looks good. Refilled with more 30 weight PP and a PH3614
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    Huffy 626: 0 - 10 mph in 10 Seconds!

    I remember seeing this advertisement on television back in the day and LMBO I can't seem to find it anywhere.
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    Motorcraft FL400S @1963 miles

    Installed on recently acquired 1.9 liter DOHC S-series Nov 2018 -Jan 2019, first OCI under my watch. Used Mobil Super Synthetic 5w-30. Added 1/2 can of mos2 for the last 462 miles of the OCI. FL400S always looks great. Date code: 908081213 Later I will cut the media to view particulates.
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    Inner tube for 700c beater

    I have an old 90s Giant Farrago and it has 700c Schrader rims. Finding that tube is like hunting for hen's teeth. Is a 27x1.25 tube compatible? Tires are 700c x 35
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    Purolator Classic L20195 @202 miles

    Used for a 20 minute Chemtool B12 engine idle flush. After the flush the oil was drained and refilled with mainly Quaker State Higher Mileage Engine (w/Slick50!) 10w-30. Patient: 1.9 liter DOHC S-series. Drove the vehicle for a week and 202 miles and changed the oil again with Mobil Super HM and...