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    1. Center bearing, yes. U-joints, no. Oddly, Suzuki...

      Center bearing, yes. U-joints, no. Oddly, Suzuki Grand Vitara U-joints are the same. :laugh:

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      You do realize that odometer tampering is a...

      You do realize that odometer tampering is a felony, right? ;)

      Displayed mileage is to match the vehicle (read: the body shell), not the engine.

      But, actual question was answered above.
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      They're on the hybrid and electric cars, here,...

      They're on the hybrid and electric cars, here, too. There, that cable is the 12v battery-to-EME (Electrical Machine Electronics) feed. And, there's an added circuit in the BST: Terminal 30C (which...
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      ^ ^ ^ And, to add some clarification to that: At...

      ^ ^ ^ And, to add some clarification to that:
      At BMW (don't know about other carmakers, but should be similar): That BST (Battery Safety Terminal) does not disconnect ALL power in the car - it ONLY...
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      (should be) a cheap project car - but, dat...

      (should be) a cheap project car - but, dat price!!
      https://detroit.craigslist.org/wyn/cto/d/detroit-1990-volkswagen-fox/6994638544.html
      1990 Volkswagen Fox - $3000 (NW Detroit)

      (correction,...
    6. Negative - no key slot in any current BMW. As of...

      Negative - no key slot in any current BMW. As of F01 (so, any F- or G- model car), the "Key holder" has been, ah, deprecated, and all vehicles have 'Passive Go' (even if not equipped with Comfort...
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      LOL It IS the chit-chat thread, Tosha. Much...

      LOL
      It IS the chit-chat thread, Tosha. Much knowledge has been dropped here over the years..... :)

      Eric:
      Cat6 modular plugs should have the 'bridge insert' - they're typically in a small...
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      Not just your monitor - in-person would judge...

      Not just your monitor - in-person would judge best, but, that definitely looks mis-matched.


      Someone save this!
      https://saginaw.craigslist.org/cto/d/caro-1982-chevette-diesel/6980405411.html ...
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      There is (*supposed to be) a circlip installed on...

      There is (*supposed to be) a circlip installed on the end of the speedo cable.
      You'll need to transfer that, as I've never seen a new speedo cable come with it. Why, I don't know..... :screwy:
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      Dat title.... ...

      Dat title.... :laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh: But, they got it right in the ad body... :screwy::screwy::screwy:

      Malual Transmition 2009 Nissan Versa - $3850 (Lake Orion)
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      ^ ^ ^ So, not only did someone build that, but...

      ^ ^ ^ So, not only did someone build that, but someone else thought it was awesome enough to buy it from them? (note the temp plate.) :screwy::eek::screwy::eek::what::screwy::eek::what:

      I cannot...
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      https://detroit.craigslist.org/okl/cto/d/ferndale-...

      https://detroit.craigslist.org/okl/cto/d/ferndale-90-saab-such-beautiful-lines/6979047941.html
      90 Saab 900 - Such Beautiful Lines; Such Limited Mechanical Skills - $1326 (Ferndale)
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      I haven't used feed-thru RJ45 plugs myself (and,...

      I haven't used feed-thru RJ45 plugs myself (and, I've heard from Actual IT Pros that TheySuck), but.... normal (non-feed-thru) Cat5e vs Cat6 plugs are very different - Cat6 plugs use an internal...
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      Oh, Leviton has been making "Structured Media...

      Oh, Leviton has been making "Structured Media Wiring" bits for a long time. High quality on all of their keystone ports (not just network ones.) Work probably used those - they're well worth the...
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      Agree 100%. Monoprice practically gives patch...

      Agree 100%. Monoprice practically gives patch cables away.
      That isn't the only thing I buy from them: Keystone wall plates are practically free there. And, $100 for 1,000' of Cat6? Hell, yeah!...
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      Do the headlights work - not the DRLs, but the...

      Do the headlights work - not the DRLs, but the *actual* headlights?

      The first 'common point' that comes to mind for all of these things is "ignition switch."
    17. The O2 sensor faults won't cause the boost issue....

      The O2 sensor faults won't cause the boost issue.

      Cracked charge pipe? Connection blown off? Hole in the intercooler? These are things to look at.
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      Keystone jacks, yes (sorry, I had a brain fart...

      Keystone jacks, yes (sorry, I had a brain fart earlier - and, I deal with these things all the time!)

      http://i.ebayimg.com/images/i/151663900305-0-1/s-l1000.jpg

      Or, did you mean RJ45 plugs...
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      Hub, no; switch, yes. Just make sure that it...

      Hub, no; switch, yes. Just make sure that it isn't junky. ;)
      Be advised, though, that your modem/gateway most likely has a Gigabit switch built in. PCs pretty much are universally fitted with...
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      Eric: "Cat 6" applies to cabling and...

      Eric:
      "Cat 6" applies to cabling and terminations (wall ports), not to the hardware. Hardware is classified by speed (10/100Mbit, or 1000Mb (1Gb).
      Hub: Ignore that term - they're long-since...
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