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  1. JiFaire

    Alberta boys know camping!

    Now, THAT's an RV!
  2. JiFaire

    Oooh! Look! Tahoe!

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/1996-CHEVROLET-HAHOE-4x4-DIESEL-NICE-AND-CLEAN-/300430843655?cmd=ViewItem&pt=US_Cars_Trucks&hash=item45f312df07 And a Suburban, too...
  3. JiFaire

    Anybody know anything about These Guys?

    http://online.hiperformer.com/65dieselengine.html Looks pretty good... $5995 for a brand-new crate engine, or $2725 for a rebuilt... Warranty looks good. I hate to recommend something that might be crap, but I can't seem to find anything bad about these guys. Thoughts?
  4. JiFaire

    Ooohh... nice trucks on Ebay...

    How come I can never find trucks like this close to where I live? http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/99-GMC-Suburban-2500-DIESEL-Loaded-every-option_W0QQitemZ150407726508QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUS_Cars_Trucks?hash=item2304ffc5ac...
  5. JiFaire

    97 GMC 4x4 with plow?

    Might be of interest to somebody... http://cgi.ebay.ca/GMC-Sierra-2500_W0QQitemZ280444142658QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUS_Cars_Trucks?hash=item414bc60442
  6. JiFaire

    Winter Tires: What to think?

    Calgary, Alberta: City Alderman are proposing a bylaw that would require drivers to install Winter Tires, not just All-Season Tires. On some days this winter, the slippery roads have seen hundreds of accidents, ranging from fender-benders to serious multi-vehicle collisions with injuries and...
  7. JiFaire

    Ebay has a few nice trucks on tonight...

    Luxury in a larger vehicle, with that distinctive clatter under the hood... just makes ya warm, doesn't it? Spotted: One wide-bottom gal with matching topper Now here's a nice truck! Spotted: One All-Leather 'Burb This baby looks like she belongs on this site! Every so often, I get the urge...
  8. JiFaire

    Sticky: 6.2 and 6.5 Technical Library

    Click on the link! The Technical Reference Library and other Associated Stickies are all located here.
  9. JiFaire

    Sticky: 6.2 and 6.5 Technical Library

    Click on the link! The Technical Reference Library and other Associated Stickies are all located here.
  10. JiFaire

    OK, She's right, but...

    We went to my wife's grandpa's funeral this afternoon. Wonderful man, died peacefully at 98... it was a great celebration of a life spent in service to others. On the way home, my son was riding in front with me, wife, daughter, and grand-daughter were in the back; after stopping at a light...
  11. JiFaire

    'Clickjacking' Threat Hits Firefox and Chrome

    http://www.switched.com/2009/01/29/clickjacking-threat-hits-firefox-and-chrome/ 'Clickjacking' Threat Hits Firefox and Chrome by Tim Stevens, Posted Jan 29th 2009 at 3:06PM Another day, another security risk, and while it pains us to bring you all this dire news so frequently, we figure...
  12. JiFaire

    Virus and Mal-ware

    Just some thoughts about removing this crap from your PC: A] Not all spyware removal tools are created equal. - This is not to say that one is better than the other, only that none of them catch everything. When you find that one works on a specific type of spyware, use it - don't sit and...
  13. JiFaire

    Neat Article

    One phrase really caught my attention: This guy is smart!:thumbsup: http://www.asashop.org/autoinc/oct2004/techtotech.htm
  14. JiFaire

    Putting Pictures in your Posts

    Getting pictures to appear in your posts is easy. We'll discuss a few different methods here, a] From an online hosting service such as flickr or photobucket b] From a photo you attach from your computer First, we assume you have a picture you want to attach! The picture needs to be in...
  15. JiFaire

    6.5 Engine Diagnostic Troubleshooting Checklist

    6.5 Engine Diagnostic Troubleshooting Checklist Copy and paste this checklist into a new post, then answer all the questions by typing in your data into the (red) blanks as indicated - click in the middle of the blank, start typing. Problem: Explain your problem in concise...
  16. JiFaire

    OBD-I: Reading Your Codes

    I have good news: Since your truck is a 1994 or 1995, that means it has an OBD-I computer. You don't need a fancy-dan code reader to check your codes, just a paper-clip or jumper wire. Under your steering column, you have an ALDL plug that looks like the attached picture. With the key off...
  17. JiFaire

    Vehicle Tow Ratings

    Compiled by Trailer Life Magazine using manufacturer's information. This link gives you access to all Tow Ratings from 1999 to 2008. Note that you can email them for vehicle tow ratings prior to 1999. http://www.trailerlife.com/output.cfm?id=42175 As always, keep in mind that these...
  18. JiFaire

    A little help here... ??

    Hey guys, it's time to pitch in a bit... You may have noticed I went through and cleaned up the reference thread a little this afternoon; the impetus was the fact that knkreb wrote and posted a couple of articles - "Reference Material: Turbo/Wastegate system" and "Reference material: Lift...
  19. JiFaire

    Nice truck in Central Alberta...

    ... if you're looking for another 6.5 to take home and love! http://www.buysellbyphoto.com/trucks/1479.html Never seen it, a buddy sent me the link. Looks nice! Remember, that 250 000 km = 155 000 miles for you Metric-challenged folks...
  20. JiFaire

    Working with Digital Photos

    Anybody who wants to convert, resize, greyscale, enhance, or otherwise manipulate their digital photos needs to download a copy of IrfanView. -- It's free (figured I'd get that out, right up front) -- It's fully featured and supported -- It is the best little program I've found for lots of...