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by astroturf
Sun Jun 24, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: CHARGING ISSUES
Topic: Alternator replacement
Replies: 23
Views: 11170

Re: Alternator replacement

TB,

It really depends on the things being run at the time.

Front and rear ac blowers on full, will pull mine to just below 14.

And returns to a normal range when I turn them down or off.

I wouldn't worry about it unless it's happening without a load.

Jim
by astroturf
Sun Jun 24, 2012 8:15 am
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Primary email accounts compromised
Replies: 1
Views: 1045

Re: Primary email accounts compromised

Are you sure it wasn't...

Sir Slice ???
by astroturf
Sat Jun 23, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!
Replies: 16
Views: 2719

Re: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!

Yea...

Now get out there, and blow some of the stink off ya.

LOLz, Jim

EDIT... spelin
by astroturf
Thu Jun 21, 2012 12:53 am
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: Improve gas mileage
Replies: 20
Views: 8243

Re: Improve gas mileage

What trick would that be gary?
by astroturf
Wed Jun 20, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: They're coming out of the woodworks!
Replies: 4
Views: 1148

Re: They're coming out of the woodworks!

To get off the Hit List...

You gotta email the Boss.

Good Luck with that, Jim
by astroturf
Tue Jun 19, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: SUSPENSION
Topic: 1999 Leaf spring sag
Replies: 8
Views: 2942

Re: 1999 Leaf spring sag

Now yer talkin... Er um I mean smiling !!!
by astroturf
Mon Jun 18, 2012 11:32 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Oooh! I'm Terrified, Part Deux
Replies: 6
Views: 1336

Re: Oooh! I'm Terrified, Part Deux

It sure does seem like an "English as a second language course" homework assignment.

Too Funny...

Jim
by astroturf
Mon Jun 18, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: SUSPENSION
Topic: 1999 Leaf spring sag
Replies: 8
Views: 2942

Re: 1999 Leaf spring sag

Throw some Timbrens back there and your van will smile too.

Jim
by astroturf
Sun Jun 17, 2012 9:39 pm
Forum: BRAKES
Topic: 2003 2WD Astro moaning sound while braking, PS pump?
Replies: 5
Views: 3644

Re: 2003 2WD Astro moaning sound while braking, PS pump?

Here is a tsb which covers the cleaning of the sensor area.

http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/PENTI ... _tahoe.pdf

It will keep you from farting around in the dark.

Hope it helps, Jim
by astroturf
Sat Jun 16, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Quick! Someone hide me!
Replies: 8
Views: 1891

Re: Quick! Someone hide me!

Sounds like somebody might have visited one too many adult websites...

LOLz, Jim

PS At least that's how they got my email addy.
by astroturf
Fri Jun 15, 2012 11:05 am
Forum: TOWING
Topic: Did some "real" towing with the 'Stro today.
Replies: 29
Views: 8315

Re: Did some "real" towing with the 'Stro today.

Have you looked into a product named Timbren?
by astroturf
Fri Jun 15, 2012 1:23 am
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!
Replies: 16
Views: 2719

Re: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!

Dang Squid...

That doesn't sound like you went to the Good Place.

Oh Well, Enjoy.
by astroturf
Thu Jun 14, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: TOWING
Topic: Did some "real" towing with the 'Stro today.
Replies: 29
Views: 8315

Re: Did some "real" towing with the 'Stro today.

overdrive75 wrote:The heavy hitter is fuel economy. The colder the fluid, the higher the losses in the trans. The higher the losses, the mover power to move down the road. More power means more fuel. There is a reason you can find operating temperature numbers.
Exactly...

Great Post
by astroturf
Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!
Replies: 16
Views: 2719

Re: Ooooh! I'm Terrified!

Dang Squid, you got so much to do...

You'll be runnin round like a chicken with it's head cut off.

Good Luck with the preparations.

Jim

PS Let us know how it is on the other side too!!!
by astroturf
Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:10 pm
Forum: CHASSIS
Topic: BF Goodrich Rugged Terrain T/A 235/75-16, new to market
Replies: 44
Views: 12556

Re: BF Goodrich Rugged Terrain T/A 235/75-16, new to market

And you only really need to pull them far enough out to clear the carrier.

Good Luck, Jim