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    Have a look at the water box regulator and check...

    Have a look at the water box regulator and check the raves on the engine too

    The water box regulator often had a small hole in its diaphragm from the spring clip

    Rave valves west and get gummed...
  2. You may have problems finding a business that...

    You may have problems finding a business that would do that

    I won’t, without stripping the “learning key” float off the key

    Key blanks are cheap compared to being caught without one

    Get a...
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  4. welcome aboard Id suggest taking it to a...

    welcome aboard

    Id suggest taking it to a competent tech, zero compression cylinder may result in the valve hitting the piston, snapping off and trashing the engine block

    under no circumstance...
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    Looks good...real good..at least from here.

    Looks good...real good..at least from here.
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    you must use the approved "I told you so" clip,...

    you must use the approved "I told you so" clip, or face censure!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBgeCZW3upg
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    UPDATE 11/22 its been reported that a live round...

    UPDATE 11/22
    its been reported that a live round was in the gun when baldwin fired it
    Seeing its a western, it was likely a .45 caliber round
    I guess it wasn't a "real" prop gun, but some type of...
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    if you are prepped, you can skip this post, if...

    if you are prepped, you can skip this post, if not, I'd suggest paying some attention

    this should be a serious concern for everybody as its pretty well know that big cities run out of food within...
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    Ya, you never know if a bit of the intercooler...

    Ya, you never know if a bit of the intercooler broke off and is stuck on a valve seat

    You could also put a teaspoon of motor oil in #1 to see if there is any improvement, which would point to...
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    Best part is the sale fails (doubtful) the new...

    Best part is the sale fails (doubtful) the new tank and fuel pump will serve me well

    I was toying with the idea of starting some work in my 4x4 (like some fresh paint and fixing the seat and...
  11. Thread: 3D printing

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    I’d like to dabble in some 3d printing

    Advice/suggestion welcome

    Lots of info out there, so much that I deem it questionable in quality so I haven’t gotten close to pulling the trigger on a...
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    Ouch $1200 is painful and I can take a few days...

    Ouch $1200 is painful and I can take a few days of pain to avoid losing that much selling my jeep for half price

    Moral of the story here folks

    Fuel pump life gets cut when you run the tank...
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    pulling the engine for a bottom end bearing...

    pulling the engine for a bottom end bearing inspections was a wise move

    I'd still try to run a compression test, before cracking the engine cases, just to be sure of what you are going to be...
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    I'm taking it the wrong way this time

    so sit back and listen to this wonderful tale of "unobtanium"

    My 94 jeep Cherokee which I parked a few years ago is being sold

    its a nice little truck, but with business being practically...
  15. I'd go high NADA book value retail and then add...

    I'd go high NADA book value retail and then add 10% for tough covid market and another 10-15% for the logbook

    of course you could settle for less but that's what my initial ask price would be...
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    there is a specific warning in the manual about...

    there is a specific warning in the manual about the installation of the driveshaft bearing boot clamp on the pto to prevent exactly this problem, assuming of course you aren't talking about the...
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    safe to assume that when that asshat that did the...

    safe to assume that when that asshat that did the service left the main water feed hose unattached, the attention to detail in installing the oil filter was also less then perfect.

    so I'm...
  18. those numbers look darn good considering your...

    those numbers look darn good considering your circumstance.

    at worst, the end of that engine will come 3.7254 hours sooner then previous

    according to extended calculations I ran on my TRS-80
  19. Id say you may have had a critter problem...

    Id say you may have had a critter problem suddddenly

    are you getting any rpm reading on the console when you crank the engine?

    and exactly what parts of the ski were assembled?

    at the moment...
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    if it was the beginning of this season I'd agree...

    if it was the beginning of this season I'd agree on the $6500 price given the triton trailer

    Given the current market circumstance if somebody really wants it they best be ready to put at least 5k...
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    I'm very familiar with that kind of rock...

    I'm very familiar with that kind of rock ingestion problem

    you'll need to remove the impeller to do a full inspection

    to accomplish this you'll need a _good_ bench vise and some hand tools.
    ...
  22. pull the fuel rail, bag the injectors in gallon...

    pull the fuel rail, bag the injectors in gallon freezer ziplocks and see what happens when you crank the engine. replacing/cleaning the injectors is no big deal as you'll see as to how easy the fuel...
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    there is not a impeller wrench specific to the...

    there is not a impeller wrench specific to the spark. I was able to use one of my existing spline wrenches so my best guess is that its the small two stroke size..with he next up being for the 4-tec...
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    For tiggt spots in a fume free environment I tape...

    For tiggt spots in a fume free environment I tape some 1/2 pvc pipe to the end of the vac hose

    I cut the end of pvc to a 45 angle to allow for scrapeage

    In really tight spots a single edge...
  25. ouch, lucky indeed I'd prep a spare lanyard...

    ouch, lucky indeed

    I'd prep a spare lanyard key, and of course paint it yellow with a fairly sizeable bit of yellow nylon strap attached to it
    message of your choice stenciled onto the webbing...
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