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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 399
Posted By beemerkid
Windshield washer fluid with a low temperature...

Windshield washer fluid with a low temperature rating.
Forum: The Garage 12-22-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,018
Posted By beemerkid
Picks could be good too, try starting it with a...

Picks could be good too, try starting it with a thin bladed knife.
Forum: The Garage 12-21-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,018
Posted By beemerkid
Are they fee enough to spin? Those look like they...

Are they fee enough to spin? Those look like they could be fun because they have no tabs to grab with pliers. Maybe you could use a few very small screwdrivers and leapfrog them around as it starts...
Forum: The Garage 12-21-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 94,343
Posted By beemerkid
Wait, your telling me that's not the proper...

Wait, your telling me that's not the proper way?:lol3
Forum: The Garage 12-16-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By beemerkid
I have a Frigidaire 50 quart model. Its been...

I have a Frigidaire 50 quart model. Its been flawless. I run it into the bucket and empty. I dont run it all the time because the fan goes forever even when the compressor isnt, and I dont like that...
Forum: The Garage 12-14-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By beemerkid
What is it doing? Are you not getting any...

What is it doing? Are you not getting any dampening when you hit bumps?
Forum: The Garage 12-05-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,197
Posted By beemerkid
Ive towed a 500lb trailer with 1200 lbs of bikes...

Ive towed a 500lb trailer with 1200 lbs of bikes and stuff with an 05 outback xt. I did have stiffer springs and swaybars on the car but it was just fine even before the mods. Theres nothing out of...
Forum: The Garage 11-26-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 350
Posted By beemerkid
Just a regular manual spring compressor? You can...

Just a regular manual spring compressor? You can borrow them for free from most auto parts stores with a deposit.
Forum: The Garage 11-17-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,356
Posted By beemerkid
Toyota's can't do that, they'll fall over! :rofl

Toyota's can't do that, they'll fall over! :rofl
Forum: The Garage 11-17-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 10,848
Posted By beemerkid
Zap it on.

Zap it on.
Forum: The Garage 11-17-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 10,848
Posted By beemerkid
If your not ever planning to remove the axle, I...

If your not ever planning to remove the axle, I would weld that sucker on with stitching along the sides and fully on the ends. If your ever going to remove it I would do the plate like you've...
Forum: The Garage 11-16-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By beemerkid
Thanks for the replies guys. I think Ill check a...

Thanks for the replies guys. I think Ill check a wrecker in the area for something nice.
Forum: The Garage 11-14-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By beemerkid
Swapping seats for some out of a less used modern...

Swapping seats for some out of a less used modern car would be good, I didnt even think of that. RSX seats would likely be about perfect. Who knows they might even mount the same as Honda ones.
Forum: The Garage 11-14-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By beemerkid
Pretty much everything ive found is similarly...

Pretty much everything ive found is similarly blown out because of people smashing the bolsters getting in and out of the car because its so low and hard to enter. Unfortunatly.
Forum: The Garage 11-13-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By beemerkid
School me on aftermarket seats for a ricemobile

Vehicle in question is a 93 Honda prelude vtec. I like the car so I dont want to ditch it because it has a busted drivers seat. The foam basically collapsed due to a lady who along the way ate too...
Forum: The Garage 11-13-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,038
Posted By beemerkid
ACF 50 or the Boeing product I believe its called...

ACF 50 or the Boeing product I believe its called Boeshield.
Forum: The Garage 11-12-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,356
Posted By beemerkid
Is the jeep stock?

Is the jeep stock?
Forum: The Garage 11-03-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,916
Posted By beemerkid
What kind of dip shit gives a 17 yo an m3?

What kind of dip shit gives a 17 yo an m3?
Forum: The Garage 11-02-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By beemerkid
All I've got is that the fuse block is a damn...

All I've got is that the fuse block is a damn good idea, I had a blue seas one on my jeep and it was super for keeping wiring looking clean. Since your outputs are fused at the fuse block, why not...
Forum: The Garage 11-02-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,847
Posted By beemerkid
Even on the newest bikes I work on, things in...

Even on the newest bikes I work on, things in that torque range are rarely consistent enough to aren't a small enough torque measuring device.
Forum: The Garage 11-01-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,082
Posted By beemerkid
The Nikasil should be harder than the piston and...

The Nikasil should be harder than the piston and rings, unless theres excessive scoring why couldnt you just do new piston, rings and a hone job? have you seen the bore or are you just going off his...
Forum: The Garage 10-28-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,869
Posted By beemerkid
I had one I properly installed and oiled the...

I had one I properly installed and oiled the seal, didnt rip on it tight. The nut deformed even with the closest fitting 6pt socket I could find (maybe it needs to be hammered on a bit) I ended up...
Forum: The Garage 10-10-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,208
Posted By beemerkid
I've done this for a spark plug, worked well. If...

I've done this for a spark plug, worked well. If I have drain plug issues ill kep it in mind for that too. Thanks for the write up.
Forum: The Garage 10-10-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,042
Posted By beemerkid
Uncle Sam didn't pay for me to go to sleep. Any...

Uncle Sam didn't pay for me to go to sleep. Any horror movie with broken teeth makes me sick to this day.
Forum: The Garage 10-05-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 941
Posted By beemerkid
Here's what Ive got, Pelican case on my Ducati...

Here's what Ive got, Pelican case on my Ducati wired with a 110 inverter to charge my laptop. Haven't used the inverter ever:lol3
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Forum: The Garage 10-05-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,492
Posted By beemerkid
Oh and I would also think the area OP lives in...

Oh and I would also think the area OP lives in would have something to do with the rate. $40/ hr isnt the same thing in San Francisco as in rural Mississippi.
Forum: The Garage 10-05-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,492
Posted By beemerkid
The hourly rate he ended up paying seems to me,...

The hourly rate he ended up paying seems to me, fair, but on the low side of fair for a fully licensed and insured guy. After expenses and taxes the guy probably didnt make too much, but at least the...
Forum: The Garage 10-05-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,042
Posted By beemerkid
the picture on the website looks normal enough to...

the picture on the website looks normal enough to me. I'm used to 10 graduations before the next unit on the scale, looks like this one does 15. So when you set it to the zero mark does it align with...
Forum: The Garage 10-03-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,367
Posted By beemerkid
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-uuDto9Q4kow/T-qEjWmhqZI/...

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-uuDto9Q4kow/T-qEjWmhqZI/AAAAAAAAN-c/KyjRhCOvCYg/s1600/Liebherr+1.jpg

^ Just made me think of this.
Forum: The Garage 10-03-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,402
Posted By beemerkid
First, that thing looks really clean for an 07....

First, that thing looks really clean for an 07. The sealant might be factory, I have some oozing out of the case pieces on my Ducati I bought new, sloppy but it happens, even in the factory. Is it...
Forum: The Garage 10-01-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,927
Posted By beemerkid
Good job figuring it out. My first tubed tire...

Good job figuring it out. My first tubed tire change took a few beers until I got it. I often find a few minute break fixes a lot of stuff.
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By beemerkid
Thanks for that, I tightened much more reasonably...

Thanks for that, I tightened much more reasonably this time. And the bike sounds just fine now that I did it right. Well the valves anyway. I'll order the rental for the proper tool for the belt...
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By beemerkid
So you ever feel like a dumbass? After taking it...

So you ever feel like a dumbass? After taking it apart and putting the head together three or seventy times, I figured there was a closer out of spec. Im putting it together and will report.
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By beemerkid
Also the cam journals are well oiled and smooth...

Also the cam journals are well oiled and smooth as butter
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By beemerkid
Ok. Belts adjusted. Pretty sure there's no more...

Ok. Belts adjusted. Pretty sure there's no more whoo whoo(sounded like the belt on a big supercharger) they were to tight. What I am noticing, and I heard once before when cold(first 20 seconds) was...
Forum: The Garage 09-24-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,726
Posted By beemerkid
It is one hell of a shock... I got zapped by my...

It is one hell of a shock... I got zapped by my buddies MSD and it hurt for a damn while.
Forum: The Garage 09-24-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,573
Posted By beemerkid
Air conditioner or dehumidifier is the solution....

Air conditioner or dehumidifier is the solution. Being that you in Houston the AC might be better because the dehumidifier puts out air warmer than the intake air, but it is dry, and doesnt require...
Forum: The Garage 09-24-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 729
Posted By beemerkid
Quick Q about Ducati belts

1098 Streetfighter. I bought the bike new, I just did my first valve check and adjust, went great and I got everything in spec. I put the belts back on as marked (didnt change to new ones yet). Of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-23-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,175
Posted By beemerkid
+1 on Lolo Pass hwy. Theres one Idaho state...

+1 on Lolo Pass hwy. Theres one Idaho state trooper who's job is to patrol that stretch. He doesnt cut breaks. But once you see him your good till the Montana border. My family has had 3-4 incidents...
Forum: Face plant 09-23-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,199
Posted By beemerkid
Sorry to hear you spilled it. Be glad you didnt...

Sorry to hear you spilled it. Be glad you didnt do it faster. Going to wear riding pants from now on?
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