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    Powder Kitty!

    Hoss Cat
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    Do you drink Beer or Liquor?

    Bud Light and Jack were my favs. I quit drinking 2 1/2 years ago when my wife was pregnant with our first child. Sometimes I miss it but most of the time I don't.
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    Prestone Flush & Fill 5.0 help

    So is this project a no go? Is there anyone here with a 5.0 explorer that has used this product? -302X
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    Prestone Flush & Fill 5.0 help

    Could someone point me in the right direction for locating the appropriate 2 hoses to use in this project? Thie is the product where you attach a garden hose to one end and 2 hoses coming from the firewall to flush the old antifreeze. Thanks in advance, 302X
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    Damn that is a tight finish! Use any scotch tape in that process? :thumbsup:
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    Put 'em in a sponge while you got 'em out and they paint up right easily.
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    Yeah it's 302's not 350's
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    Newspaper and scotch tape did the job.
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    More?? I did say Crazy! Bring on the Tranny Pan & Transfer Case Skidplate....
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    Went a little crazy w/ the spray paint

    Ford Blue Tractor Paint was my color of choice.
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    How much Tranny Fluid for pan drop change? 14 or 5 quarts?

    True. It would be the perfect time to do so.
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    How much Tranny Fluid for pan drop change? 14 or 5 quarts?

    Yup, that sounds like a plan. I just ordered a case (12) of the Amsoil Synthetic Universal Transmission Fluid. We'll see if that gets her done. Thanks for the help!
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    How much Tranny Fluid for pan drop change? 14 or 5 quarts?

    Hmm... How much should I buy, just in case?
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    How much Tranny Fluid for pan drop change? 14 or 5 quarts?

    I am about to change my transmission fluid and have conflicting info in regards to how much to purchase. How much is needed if you were only going to drop the pan, change the filter and refill? I have the 4r70w tranny in my 2000. Thanks
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    Is there a car/spec site?

    Me and Google don't get down like that anymore! I guess a recommendation as to which sites our members like.
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    Is there a car/spec site?

    Not exactly like it just a site where you can enter a car's make, model, year and get the factory specs similar to the ones ntrprize's page.
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    Is there a car/spec site?

    Where you can find any car's specs a-la Explorer Specs (Ntrprize's Web Page)
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    Which type of screw/bolt?

    To mount the upper attachment on a rear shock to the frame. I stripped at least one when I mounted my new shocks. :mad: -302X
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    Transmission fluid, which is thinner Amsoil or Mobil 1?

    Looks like Amsoil is thinner. AMSOIL Synthetic Universal Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 6.8 Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 32.4 Viscosity Index (ASTM D-2270) 172 Noack Volatility, % weight loss (ASTM D-5800) 11.0 Flash Point...
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    Transmission fluid, which is thinner Amsoil or Mobil 1?

    Any idea if it is thinner than M1? What weight do you use in each of your differentials?
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    Transmission fluid, which is thinner Amsoil or Mobil 1?

    Yes Sir! Funny you should be the first to reply. I was just getting ready to look up what it is that you are using on your 2nd gen. I average about 15 mpg and am looking to improve on it.
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    Transmission fluid, which is thinner Amsoil or Mobil 1?

    My 2000 Ford Explorer 5.0/AWD is fast approaching 100K. I am going to be changing out all of the fluids tranny, T/C, front and rear differentials. I am going to be running the lightest (viscosity) fluids all around. I understand how to tell w/ most all fluids, but am stumped as to how to...
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    New Amsoil cone air filters available now

    No Mac, it's a Cro-Mag engineered intake. Plenty of room for that puppy.
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    New Amsoil cone air filters available now

    AWW... Snaps!! Just upgraded to the EaEU3590, much better than the paper cone STP (Fram) by far! It really brought my new 50 Series SUV Flowmaster to life. I've got another EaEU3590 for sale if anyone is interested -302X
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    Replacing Plugs & Wires 2nd Gen V8

    It is my understanding that the Autolite Double-Plat is the best for my app. I already have a Taylor Spiro-Pro wire set. Any other plug choices to consider. Platinum is preferred.
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    Everyday Knife Choice

    I am looking for a knife for everyday tasks, something that I would carry with me all of the time. I am down to two choices, The Gerber Trendy Knife: Or The SOG Blink Does anyone here have any experience with either of these two brands? -302X
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    I need a website recommendation.

    For what I'm trying to sell, this looks like the right place. http://www.landsofamerica.com/america/
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    I need a website recommendation.

    I guess that's what that Google thingy in for. :) Thank you
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    I need a website recommendation.

    Already have. I am thinking more along the lines of an AutoTrader type place, a pay-to-play place.
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    I need a website recommendation.

    Anyone know of any For Sale By Owner, Real Estate sites?
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    Stock front and rear swaybar diameters?

    I have now finished installing my new shocks and am ready to do the bushings. Does anyone know those diameters, or what the part # would be for the Energy Suspension bushing sets? Thanks, 302X
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    Warrior Shackles and the 5th shock?

    Since Warrior Shackles lift my X's rear should I remove the 5th shock? Would there be any adverse effects from leaving it on? -302X
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    A slight shudder @ idle. Fuel Filter?

    My X has developed a shudder or hiccup @ idle. What are the possible causes?
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    Windshield Wiper Suggestions?

    I am leaning towards the Bosch Icon Wiper Blades. http://www.boschautoparts.com/Products/WiperBlades/Icon Are there any others I should look at? Does anyone have any experience with the Bosch Icons? -302X
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    Bushing Upgrade

    Where would be the best place to start? I am going to be using the Energy Suspension product line. Does any one have any experience w/ them and recommendations for which package to use? -302X
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    New shocks, my choices..

    I am finally getting around to doing something about my stock suspension. I am approaching 100k and everything is original. My choices are Monroe Sensa-Trac or the Rancho RS5000. I am going for the best on road feel. Of my to choices what would produce the best results? Next up, Bushings...
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    Flowmaster 50 series SUV/performance muffler install <Before & After Videos>

    I hear that there is a break in period for flowmasters. Could someone please explain the process and results for me? Thanks in advance, 302X
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    Flowmaster 50 series SUV/performance muffler install <Before & After Videos>

    Sorry for the wait... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dT6-5quHeJE
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    Flowmaster 50 series SUV/performance muffler install <Before & After Videos>

    The Job is Done! (Video coming soon) I went with a down pipe right off the muffler. Far tamer than then without a muffler at all. ;) So far so good. Iwill post the final vid. today. It's daddy daycare today so it may be later than sooner. 302X
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