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07-11-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 15,979
Posted By nfnsquared

Plus, if it's a Takata airbag, the shrapnel will...

Plus, if it's a Takata airbag, the shrapnel will cut a nice hole in the coverlay for the airbag to follow :thumbsup: :snicker:
07-11-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,083
Posted By nfnsquared

13 winters and ~275K miles on ND roads. ...

13 winters and ~275K miles on ND roads. Currently at 317K miles and original axles. Garaged in a heated garage, don't know if that made a difference or not...
07-11-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,395
Posted By nfnsquared

Nope. 60K mile intervals if you drive REGULARLY...

Nope. 60K mile intervals if you drive REGULARLY in those conditions, which rules out any location in North America....



MID indicating a "4" is the only think listed in the SM or OM....No time...
06-22-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,502
Posted By nfnsquared

I'd never leave my car with anyone for 5 weeks. ...

I'd never leave my car with anyone for 5 weeks. Good luck, OP. Keep us updated...
06-19-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,612
Posted By nfnsquared

Your mechanic is an idiot. The e-brake is on the...

Your mechanic is an idiot. The e-brake is on the rear wheels, not the front wheels.

Is he the one that replaced your front rotors and pads?
06-12-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,442
Posted By nfnsquared

What's the difference in price between...

What's the difference in price between aftermarket and OEM? Maybe $40? I'd go back to the shop and tell them you want them to install OEM, especially since they didn't ask before doing so.
06-10-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By nfnsquared

^^^^ Yeah, great point. I believe that safety...

^^^^ Yeah, great point. I believe that safety system stuff is lifetime warranty?
06-10-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,865
Posted By nfnsquared

Aren't you getting a nagging cough and chills?......

Aren't you getting a nagging cough and chills?... could be the flu... better stay home tomorrow :teef:
06-06-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By nfnsquared

Yay!!! Another tire thread. Let's also discuss...

Yay!!! Another tire thread. Let's also discuss best oil and octane while we're at it :teef:
06-04-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,292
Posted By nfnsquared

Shoulda driven about 5 miles and then stopped,...

Shoulda driven about 5 miles and then stopped, reached under the car, and grabbed ya a hunk o' cooked venison. Yummmm!!!!
06-04-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,292
Posted By nfnsquared

Following too closely. Lesson learned, hopefully.

Following too closely. Lesson learned, hopefully.
06-03-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 67,821
Posted By nfnsquared

I had to fight with USAA to pay for dealer glass,...

I had to fight with USAA to pay for dealer glass, but they gave in. Good luck!
06-01-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,888
Posted By nfnsquared

FYI, I tried 0W40 and had noticeably higher...

FYI, I tried 0W40 and had noticeably higher (double) metal wear (iron) on the UOA. It went right back to normal on the next drain using 5w20.

Is that anecdotal? Maybe, maybe not. But I'm not...
05-29-2019, 11:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,865
Posted By nfnsquared

No harmonic donut on those Insane shafts......

No harmonic donut on those Insane shafts... wonder if they are any less vibration prone than the aftermarket axles?

18-month warranty only applies if installed by a professional



***ALL...
05-24-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,043
Posted By nfnsquared

Yeah, OP, you'll have to cut the bolts. Fairly...

Yeah, OP, you'll have to cut the bolts. Fairly common to find them frozen. Do a search, there's a couple of us who have posted about it. Just buy new bolts and reuse the factory arms. Use some good...
05-15-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,156
Posted By nfnsquared

. Nah, I have 312K and there's a couple of guys...

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Nah, I have 312K and there's a couple of guys who have ~335K in the "how many miles" thread...

OP, was your dad a salesman or regional manager? That's a ton of miles on an '06. But the real...
04-08-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,717
Posted By nfnsquared

I've installed 2 Gates kits (at 110K and 215K)...

I've installed 2 Gates kits (at 110K and 215K) with no issues. I'm at 310K now and will be installing my 3rd Gates kit late spring / early summer. I'm pretty sure those idiots over torqued the water...
03-30-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By nfnsquared

Did the shop sell you on the fx250? If so, man...

Did the shop sell you on the fx250? If so, man up and tell them to fix the damn thing.

If not, try contacting one of the guys in this thread:
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03-28-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,847
Posted By nfnsquared

A bent control arm from a 20 mph impact? The...

A bent control arm from a 20 mph impact? The front control arms are hella beefy. I'd be pretty surprised if that was it...

I don't think that even our resident curb eating justnspace has bent a...
03-27-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,723
Posted By nfnsquared

Ruthenium?? Hehe, I thought that link would be...

Ruthenium?? Hehe, I thought that link would be to an Onion article :teef:

1. You can get the NGK Iridium 6994s on sale for ~$56.
2. How much is ~$56 when they last 105K miles / 7 years? Is...
03-24-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By nfnsquared

Not even going to try to read that. Ever heard...

Not even going to try to read that. Ever heard of paragraphs?
03-21-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,235
Posted By nfnsquared

For $19K, I'd just get some hookers and blow and...

For $19K, I'd just get some hookers and blow and call it a good weekend :teef:
03-14-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,545
Posted By nfnsquared

Yes, all the information is above your post....

Yes, all the information is above your post....
03-13-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,088
Posted By nfnsquared

Yup, 2G and 4G TLs, but no 3G TLs: ...

Yup, 2G and 4G TLs, but no 3G TLs:


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Takata Airbag Inflator Recall Fact Sheet | Honda...
03-12-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,088
Posted By nfnsquared

I doubt a dealer will be able to tell you...

I doubt a dealer will be able to tell you anything until Honda confirms that they've updated their VIN database for this latest recall...
03-12-2019, 11:20 AM
02-24-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 15,979
Posted By nfnsquared

It's Trump's fault!!! Oops, wrong forum. (The...

It's Trump's fault!!! Oops, wrong forum. (The OP gets it :biggrin: )

That sucks. I'm relieved and somewhat surprised that my dash is still crack free. I've always used a sun shade, garaged...
02-19-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,045
Posted By nfnsquared

That could be a spark plug o-ring leak on #4,...

That could be a spark plug o-ring leak on #4, maybe also #5. Pull the coils for 4 and 5 and see if there is oil either one of them. You can also put a socket on that valve cover bolt and see if...
02-18-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,045
Posted By nfnsquared

Hmmmm. Strange that they've been replaced twice...

Hmmmm. Strange that they've been replaced twice and still leaking. Did the original owner verify the install? (e.g. ask to see the old gaskets?). Are you sure that both gaskets are leaking?

Not...
02-15-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,062
Posted By nfnsquared

^^^^ Hmmmm. Interesting theory.... We'll...

^^^^ Hmmmm. Interesting theory.... We'll probably never know unless you are willing to be the guinea pig...
02-14-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,922
Posted By nfnsquared

These are all strut assemblies which include the...

These are all strut assemblies which include the spring....
02-09-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By nfnsquared

That kit is fine if you want to pay extra for the...

That kit is fine if you want to pay extra for the seals. I've used the Gates TCKWP329 kit twice (~105K miles each) with no issue. Will be installing my 3rd Gates kit this spring.
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01-17-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,232
Posted By nfnsquared

Never had to replace either, but for O2 sensors,...

Never had to replace either, but for O2 sensors, I've always read that it's a crap shoot if you use other than OEM....
12-25-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,932
Posted By nfnsquared

I have 305K miles on my 04 6MT, still on the...

I have 305K miles on my 04 6MT, still on the original clutch. As someone said, your ride is just getting broken in :thumbsup:
12-11-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,008
Posted By nfnsquared

Kind of weird for low to go out on both sides... ...

Kind of weird for low to go out on both sides...
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Check the connections on the bottom of the switches. The "low" power wire is grey/red on the driver's side and green/yellow on the passenger...
12-06-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1,655
Views: 200,323
Posted By nfnsquared

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20181206_163140_b3a4ed16124264f7d064febfeeeae2d458663534.jpg...
11-30-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,335
Posted By nfnsquared

^^^^ Yup. About to cross the 300K mile mark...

^^^^ Yup. About to cross the 300K mile mark after 15 years of ownership. Still on original clutch and I still never add oil between 7500 mile OCI's :thumbsup:
11-19-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,335
Posted By nfnsquared

I have ~300K miles, still on the original clutch...

I have ~300K miles, still on the original clutch (04 6MT)....
10-03-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By nfnsquared

Source? Not required and a waste of...

Source?



Not required and a waste of time....



No way I'd do this, especially on an engine with unknown miles. Very likely that that tensioner will fail before the next TB change is due.
09-10-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By nfnsquared

SMH... another dumbass street racer...

SMH... another dumbass street racer...
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