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Forum: Ramblings
03-22-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

First time I've seen anything seeming to confirm...

First time I've seen anything seeming to confirm what the software update will entail, which is exactly what I would expect:


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03-21-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 491
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:
03-21-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By nfnsquared

I wasn't aware that end links could noticeably...

I wasn't aware that end links could noticeably (if at all) affect ride... Handling, yes. Ride, no??
03-21-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By nfnsquared

:thumbsup:

:thumbsup:
Forum: Ramblings
03-21-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Is Boeing alone in charging for an extra sensor? ...

Is Boeing alone in charging for an extra sensor? I doubt it...
Forum: Ramblings
03-21-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 17,882
Views: 543,930
Posted By nfnsquared

I haven't found the P10S for sale yet. Has...

I haven't found the P10S for sale yet. Has anyone found a site where it's for sale?

The P365 is pretty sweet. I was going to get another one before the 10s came out. Now I'm going to get 1 of...
Forum: Ramblings
03-20-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Yeah, I don't see it happening. Like I said,...

Yeah, I don't see it happening. Like I said, those sensors have been highly reliable with few issues given the number of hours they've been in service.
Forum: Ramblings
03-20-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

If that report is true, then this is disturbing...

If that report is true, then this is disturbing regarding training:



There is a memory item for the trim running unexpectedly. Should not have needed to consult any book for that.



I...
Forum: Ramblings
03-19-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

I'm guessing zero? The same sensor has probably...

I'm guessing zero? The same sensor has probably been in use for hundreds of thousands of hours without incident. My guess is that the error from the sensor has to do with improper maintenance /...
Forum: Ramblings
03-18-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

CBS just aired a segment on the MAX and they...

CBS just aired a segment on the MAX and they circled a pitot tube on the animation of the plane identifying it as the faulty AOA sensor. LMAO (and disgusted at the same time)...This is what happens...
Forum: Ramblings
03-18-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Cut off MCAS? Well, I'd say "no", considering...

Cut off MCAS? Well, I'd say "no", considering that pilots weren't briefed that it existed.

Stop the stab trim from running? Yes.

Bold face / memory-item emergency procedure.

Training may...
Forum: Ramblings
03-18-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Well, not really. Not exactly... True, the...

Well, not really. Not exactly...

True, the normal control column force switch cutout is deactivated when MCAS is active. Normally, pushing/pulling on the control column in the opposite direction...
03-18-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

I take it that you're not the original owner of...

I take it that you're not the original owner of the TL? If not, a call to the dealer with your VIN# should be able to confirm if the driver's side inflator was ever replaced. It should (yeah, I know)...
03-18-2019, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By nfnsquared

Really has to be a fuse at this point. It would...

Really has to be a fuse at this point. It would be extremely rare for both switches to fail simultaneously.

OP, pull each fuse and replace it (one at a time), even if it looks good. (or check for...
Forum: Ramblings
03-17-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

737 MAX - MCAS (http://www.b737.org.uk/mcas.htm) ...

737 MAX - MCAS (http://www.b737.org.uk/mcas.htm)

^^^^ lot of related MCAS info in one link.

At the bottom of that page is a photo of the trim cutout switches. Behind them (forward in the...
03-15-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 522
Posted By nfnsquared

I typed up a reply to this, but I must have...

I typed up a reply to this, but I must have forgot to hit the post button. Pretty much what's already been said:

1. 1st, replace the PCV valve
2. If it's not leaving drops on the pavement, I'd...
Forum: Ramblings
03-14-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Well, we're all biting off on MCAS as a cause,...

Well, we're all biting off on MCAS as a cause, but no one knows for sure at this point.

Since Boeing was forced to create MCAS as a "stop gap" to meet certification, they didn't want that fact to...
Forum: Ramblings
03-14-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

Both the autopilot and MCAS can run the trim. As...

Both the autopilot and MCAS can run the trim. As I understand it, MCAS is only operative with the flaps up and autopilot off. It's designed to counter-act pilot error when manually flying the jet.
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Forum: Ramblings
03-14-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

https://www.cnbc.com/video/2019/03/1...el-elwell.h...

https://www.cnbc.com/video/2019/03/1...el-elwell.html (https://www.cnbc.com/video/2019/03/13/watch-cnbcs-full-interview-with-faa-acting-administrator-daniel-elwell.html)


Similar track data...
03-14-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,761
Posted By nfnsquared

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

Yes, all the information is above your post....
03-14-2019, 12:13 AM
03-13-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

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

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


https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/530x325/ta_c0fd500940d1674e28da8c07632b678a52af5b6d.png
Takata Airbag Inflator Recall Fact Sheet | Honda...
03-13-2019, 08:49 PM
03-13-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

Yeah, so since 3G TLs were never on the original...

Yeah, so since 3G TLs were never on the original recall list, the only 3G TLs affected by this recall are 04-06 TLs which had an airbag replaced (due to deployment or airbag related MIL, maybe for...
03-13-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

Driver side only... And this recall is only to...

Driver side only... And this recall is only to replace airbags/actuators that were previously replaced, not the original airbag/actuator...
03-12-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

I agree, the recall only mentions vehicles with...

I agree, the recall only mentions vehicles with air bags/actuators that have been replaced...
03-12-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
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
03-12-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,463
Posted By nfnsquared

Meh, I think Gas Buddies has bad info. ...

Meh, I think Gas Buddies has bad info.

Today, Honda announced a recall of air bags installed during the first recall. As far as TLs go, only 02-03 TLs are involved.

Edit: Never mind, I...
03-11-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 964
Posted By nfnsquared

On an MT with that mileage, clutch life would be...

On an MT with that mileage, clutch life would be another consideration. If the clutch hasn't been replaced, you might have a $1000 expense fairly soon, might not. If well maintained, these cars...
Forum: Ramblings
03-11-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

As far as emergency procedures training goes, it...

As far as emergency procedures training goes, it really doesn't matter what was causing the trim to run. Correctly following the BOLD FACE would have stopped the trim and then they could have...
Forum: Ramblings
03-11-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,291
Posted By nfnsquared

FAA issued an AD in Nov, 2018 (2018-23-51) after...

FAA issued an AD in Nov, 2018 (2018-23-51) after the Lion Air Crash, but adherence to basic emergency procedures training should have prevented both accidents.

Runaway Stabilizer Trim:

1....
Forum: Ramblings
03-09-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 331
Posted By nfnsquared

Poster boy for: Don't do drugs!

Poster boy for: Don't do drugs!
Forum: Ramblings
03-07-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 17,882
Views: 543,930
Posted By nfnsquared

Justn at his new job?

https://www.foxnews.com/us/houston-robbery-suspect-dead-after-shootout-with-store-clerk
Forum: Ramblings
03-07-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 376
Posted By nfnsquared

That sucks. Wish the best for him. He has an...

That sucks. Wish the best for him. He has an uphill battle...

I was really impressed by his interview with Harvey on "Objectified". If you haven't seen that one, you really should.
Forum: Ramblings
03-05-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 17,882
Views: 543,930
Posted By nfnsquared

Yep, definitely decocked :snicker:

Yep, definitely decocked :snicker:
Forum: Ramblings
03-05-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 17,882
Views: 543,930
Posted By nfnsquared

https://www.foxnews.com/us/indiana-man-with-unlice...

https://www.foxnews.com/us/indiana-man-with-unlicensed-gun-accidentally-shoots-self-in-genitals-police-say
...
Forum: Ramblings
03-04-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By nfnsquared

6 days!!

6 days!!
02-28-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 670
Posted By nfnsquared

OP, did you even bother to search before posting?...

OP, did you even bother to search before posting?

Oil rule #1: Any oil that meets specs and is on sale....

SuperTech is very good oil, it's UOA is every bit as good as Mobil 1.
02-25-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,438
Posted By nfnsquared

Turbo, you're wasting your time with this guy.. ...

Turbo, you're wasting your time with this guy.. Like I said earlier, people aren't morons, they can choose to accept his unverified claims or they can read the AAA report and the multiple...
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