Hi Studidudes, Does anyone know what the "normal" engine hot oil pressure range is supposed to be for a 1956 Studebaker 289 V8 engine? All I know is that the oil pressure is normally lower in 62' and earlier engines than in the full flow filter engines. I'm using 15W40 weight. Cold I'm running read more...In article: 289 V8 Oil Pressure Question
I have a 2002 RL with 130k miles. Just recently the check engine light has started to illuminate. I had Autozone read the obd code which turned out to be P1456 - Evaporative Emissions (EVAP) Control System Leakage (Fuel Tank System) Doing some research, I found that this code is usually caused by a read more...In article: 2002 Acura RL Check Engine Light with P1456 code
1993 Audi 80 8valve single point i (ABT engine 90hp) The car has had a full service and generally drives very well but when starting from cold after been left for several hours (or overnight) it starts and idles ok but the first few moments of driving is very spluttery read more...In article: Audi 80 splutters after cold start?
The Audio System is acting up. i was cleaning it one day and listening the radio and the music just fizzed out and that was it; NO MORE SOUND. when its turned on you hear buzzing and clicking and it left on your may hear a buzz or two come out the speakers; "that scare read more...In article: 740i E38  audio system no sound.
This has always been a great place to come for good information and I'm hoping this time won't be any different. ;) I can generally get around 12-13 mpg with pure interstate driving (no big headwinds or anything) from my '99 K3500 with the 7.4L engine. read more...In article: 99 7.4L K3500 - Losing power and mileage
"Service" sounds like a fixed charge for doing minimal inspection and possibly cleaning of your system. This might include easy stuff like blowing dust out of the evaporator or condenser, maybe even a belt tension check. If the mechanic is good, he might diagnose your actual problem read more...In article: Re: Valvoline air conditioning service?
Ok, I swapped out my bad diff (3.27 non locking) with a 3.73 trac-loc. Car is running perfectly now, except for the speedometer (of course). This car has the digital dash board. How do I adust the speedometer? Does it still use a speedometer gear, or is the digital dash board input different? If it read more...In article: How to adjust speedometer, 96 Grand Marquis
I need to replace the vapor barrier in the door of a friend's car. In my Civic the vapor barrier is held in place by a chewing-gum like adhesive that has held up well for over 10 years. Does anyone know where I can find this type of adhesive? Thanks read more...In article: Glue for door vapor barrier
Does anyone know exactly what the "power drive" switch does? The owner's manual for my 96 Rodeo is pretty thin on this ... just says something about using it when you want more power. I definitely feel a difference when it's engaged, but I haven't got a read more...In article: Power Drive / Winter Drive
I've never owed a car that required Premium gas. I currently drive a Lexus ES 300, and it takes regular. I want to step up to a LS430, but just don't know if it "needs" premium. I work for a limousine company and our fleet is all Lincoln Town Cars. read more...In article: Regular Unleaded in a LS430?
hello again, having looked at the master cylinder it requires replaceing: it is a 1981 mini pickup with drums all round, with a BLACK plastic identification band on it (type 2 tandem) The only replacement is the type 3 tandem with the yellow ID tag. Haynes read more...In article: brake master cylinder
Hello all. I'm changing the transmission fluid for the first time on my '02 Galant. The service manual for the car is over $250, which is pretty steep. So I was wondering, can anyone here tell me how to change the transmission fluid on this car? Do I need to replace a filter? What do I need to take off? read more...In article: 2002 Galant transmission fluid change
Hi, I know squat about Porsche's but have always wanted one for fun weekend driving, in particular a cab. This pretty much mandates not spending a whole lot of money. I've come across a '79 Targa that's been converted to a cabriolet... which I thought read more...In article: Targa Cabriolet conversion
I was surprised to find out that my 2002 9-5 had big Torx screws holding the brake calipers. I tried to use a 12 point 5/8 inch socket to remove the screws but it rounded the screw heads. Does anyone know where can I purchase this special socket? Thanks read more...In article: Torx socket for 2002 9-5 brake caliper
Noticed my clutch slipping, fairly badly, this weekend. The problem is intermittent ! It seems to go away after the car sits a couple hours or more, and then return after 1/2 hour or so of driving. Overheating ? Oil leak ? Also, I have had the infamous "clutch shudder" problem read more...In article: intermittent clutch slip ?
The cruise control button on our 2007 Camry recently popped out of the end of the stalk. Searching online, I found that there were many instances of this problem, not only on the Camry but on other Toyotas as well. When it pops out, the little copper piece that makes and breaks the read more...In article: Cruise control button pops out of stalk. Camry, Corolla, etc.
Just curious, If I cleaned my throttle body and reassembled it without changing the manifold gasket, what would the symptoms be, if the old gasket isn't holding its seal? To be fair, the engine performance changed after I cleaned the throttle body. I didn't change the gasket and would like to see if what happened read more...In article: What are the symptoms of a leaking throttle body gasket?
I just read an interesting thread that discussed the use of superglue to fix an oil leak on an airplane. (The trick was to attach a shop vac to a breather so the glue is sucked into the crack.) The previous owner of my Rabbit must have stripped the oil pan drain bolt threads, as a read more...In article: Superglue oil leak fix
Does anyone know where the fuel additive ecu is located on Peugeot 807 (04 reg) 2.0 HDi? I have a "Fuel additive minimum level" warning and would like to check the fuel cap sensor at the ecu end of cable. I can hear the sensor clicking at fuel cap end but that might mean nothing. read more...In article: Peugeot 807 Fuel additive ECU - where located
All dealers say: "They all do that." Call the M-B Zone rep; only he can authorize the warranty work needed to correct the defect. Discouraging isn't it? Pay a lot for a super premium car and still get the old dealer run around. Makes one want to buy a big three car the next time! At $22K one kind of read more...In article: Re: shaking S500
There is this Nissan Altima GXE 2000 (mileage 61000, automatic) I am considering to buy. The problem is, while idle, (like at the redlights or stopsigns) it shakes, but as soon as you press the gas pedal, shaking disappears. What do you think might be wrong? and how much it read more...In article: Nissan Altima shaking at idle
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