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
How Can I Improve - Acura 07 TL - Suspension, Ride Comfort ? Los Angeles - Acura owner seeks advice on how improve ride quality/ comfort on automatic Trans / 2007 Acura TL / OEM Tires Michelin 17 X 8 - Size: 235/45R17 Seeking any feedback on suspension adjustments or aftermarket products read more...In article: How Can I Improve Acura 07 TL Suspension, Ride Comfort ?
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.
My 1999 Pontiac Montana ran out of fuel. I put a couple of jerry cans of fuel back in the tank, but when I try to start the engine, the starter turns the motor over, but it will not start. When I turn the key, I don't get the usual humming sound of the fuel pump engaging. I checked the fuse for the read more...In article: Montana fuel pump reset switch ...HELP !!
2002 intrepid has transmission problems, but now it cuts out at about 2500 rpms around 65-70 mph if you push the gas it does it more,when you let off the gas and rpms go below 2500rpms or 65-70 mph it stops until you reach those rpms or mph. Any idea of what would cause this read more...In article: car sputtering and cutting out at 2500 rpm
I replaced the rack in my '99 Ford Taurus and like a bonehead forgot the part in the manual about not allowing the steering wheel to rotate while the rack was not attached to the steering knuckles on the steering shaft (I had rotated the wheel to get the through-bolt to read more...In article: Replaced Steering Rack Now Airbag Light Illuminated
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
I posted previously about this on 8/4/2016, subject: "Check Engine light after starter replacement". But, I decided to start a new thread about replacing the crankshaft sensor. Here is what I found out before: â€œI took it to AutoZone and the test print-out said: read more...In article: Cranshaft Sensor Replacement -- 2004 Santa Fe 3.5L
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
According to the following article: http://www.boston.com/cars/news/articles/2007/04/01/carmakers_increase_oil_change_intervals/ In 2004, Toyota (Lexus) reduced the oil change interval from 7500 miles down to 5000 because of engine sludge concerns. Toyota first read more...In article: Lexus oil change interval is only 5000 miles?
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
2000 Mitsubishi Galant ES V6 (3.0L) As I was driving today the air-conditioning stopped working, and when I glanced over to the fan-control knob/air-con switch, I noticed that the green LED indicator was blinking instead of being solid. Having never read more...In article: Air-conditioner light blinking: "compressor problem" according to manual
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
My car - 1984 T16 - appears to be running rich. The plugs are very sooty, and at most I seem to get abour 60 miles out of £10 of petrol, way worse than my previous T16. I usually got around 90 or 100 miles from that out of £10 (12.5 litres, standard 95 ron U/L) read more...In article: Why is my car running so rich? C900
Hello, Consumer Reports gives lots of praise to Subaru, less so to Volvo. Higher-end Outbacks are priced similarly to Volvo XC70 : low- to mid- $30Ks. It seems the Outback is more reliable than the Volvo...but besides reliability how do these compare? Which one is a better car? read more...In article: Outback/Forester or Volvo XC70 - which one is better
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?
Developed to overcome the Tdi belt problems in the 1990s, Zeus claim large sales, but I cannot find any user experiences etc. There was a user installation guide published in LRO in 1999 I understand. Anyone really using them? Is there any improvement in economy? Are they noisy? Given that read more...In article: Zeus timing gear conversions?
Hi, First post so if I waffle, bear with me! We have just had our spark plugs changed and she drove back fine from the garage but on starting her this morning, plumes of smoke bellowed from the exhaust, smelt a little like something was burning. We also just changed the oil and filter the day read more...In article: Smoke after spark plug change
Has someone semi-permanently sealed up a sunroof? I have a 123 with the sunroof leaks from hell and until I find the proper pan for a manual sunroof, I'd like to seal the thing up (the PNW weather will take the smallest leak and make your car a mobile swimming pool). I read more...In article: Temporarily Sealing Up a Sunroof
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