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Bosch distributor for OBD2 ABA 2.0L motor part # 037 905 205T
This distributor has low miles, and came off a car that was incorrectly diagnosed as having a faulty distributor (in about 2006). A...
VW 1.8T throttle body part # 06A 133 062 Q
Throttle body is in very good condition and with very low miles. The throttle body was replaced on a VW Jetta, and it didn't fix the problem, so this...
When people ask I just say no, sorry, too busy. But sometimes I'll offer to help them do the repair, (i.e. walk them through it while they do the work).
I have yet to have anyone take me up on...
Awesome thread, nice work. I love seeing someone dumping money into a car someone else would throw away.
Just turned 200K on mine, still plugging along nicely
Love our 3rd gen. Should hit 200K next month.
I live for projects like this. :beer: for taking the time to refresh a car that others would throw away.
Awesome Centurion! Don't see those too often
Nice job! Always wanted to swap a TPI :thumbup:
So in :thumbup:
Looking great :thumbup:
I'll give it a go:
On a petrol engine, simply closing the throttle body - which cuts off air supply - causes engine braking. The engine is now working against engine vacuum (wanting to suck air...
What year 4Runner are you referring to? Head gaskets are a common problem on the 3.0 3VZE that came in the 2nd gen 4Runner. The 5VZ-FE 3.4 V6 and 3RZ-FE 2.7 that came in the 3rd Gen 4Runners, which...
I've had both. A '99 Cherokee Classic and now a '96 4Runner.
Go with the 4Runner. Bigger, more reliable past 200K, better build quality, better mpg, more comfortable.... the list goes on.
When I bought my tires, I found the cheapest deal with shipping was Tirecrawler.com. I printed out the price with shipping and had Discount Tire do a price match; they beat it by $1 and had them...