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    Front window guides 1998 Ford F150

    I installed a new drivers side front window regulator on my grandsons ride. The window binds going up and down. It looks like the runners inside the door are bent or something. The window comes out in places on the front guide. If I take the bottom bolt out of the rear guide it move the...
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    2016 F250 Crew cab short bed 4x4 Platinum, 56,000 miles

    2016 F250 Crew cab short bed 4x4 Platinum, 56,000 miles Seeking advice on what to do as far Disaster prevention. I've had a miserable couple days trying to search and read - the computer has been super slow when it was moving at all. I have the Exergy Metering valve to install. I also want to...
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    Has anybody made, used or bought a pull behind Propane weed burner?

    Has anybody made, used or bought a pull behind Propane weed burner? Looking for advice a disent. Maybe specifics on what it takes to set one up. I would assume you would need a manifold, a regulator, something to prevent backflash and ignitors. I would think a field cultivator frame or...
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    Max Mileage

    Has anybody used this? I would be concerned about the Not Safe for plastics thing. There's a lot of plastics in new fuel systems https://pittsburghpower.com/products/max-mileage-fuel-borne-catalyst?fbclid=IwAR2jLPeLE5DTNfsg6bXo7xYcr9vnj7_bc_i2Myu_IbbEtd3Xz1FhXeYWtoM
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    Looking for a 4 door rust free 06 or 07 DEF free Duramax or a nice 6.5

    Looking for a 4 door, 4x4 rust free 06 or 07 DEF free Duramax or a nice 6.5 WhaT SHOULD i BE LOOKING OUT FOR? I don't know squat about Duramaxs. What upgrades would I want or should I look for? I've seen a few with close to or less than 100,000 miles. What can they be bought for? Any links...
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    1994 K3500 no start

    We went for a 2 hour cruise, came home parked and had a no start. 5,000 miles on the last oil change with Mobile1 5W40 Diesel oil. 310,000 miles on the engine At the hit of the key the engine spun at normal speed, but only for a second. Usually about all it takes to start. Then it would act...
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    Other I have a bunch of Caplugs to sell. 4 cents each - volume discount. I would sell all for $220 shipped. I have about 3,700 L-12 Yellow. I believe this

    I have a bunch of Caplugs to sell. 4 cents each - volume discount. I would sell all for $220 shipped. I have about 3,700 L-12 Yellow. I believe this is the size to plug the injector hole in a 6.5 diesel block About 4,700 T-11 Yellow.I believe this is the size for the bottom of a GM 6.5 Diesel...
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    Does anybody here know old John Deere 4010 deisel tractors?

    I have a 1963 John Deere 4010 diesel wide front 24 volt. It was/is making a hydraulic noise. We pretty much have it narrowed down to the front pump. The couplers looked good. The front hydraulic pump seems upside down. It would have been running this way a long time I was going to try...
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    1996 K1500 6.5 diesel Suburban No start

    1996 K1500 6.5 diesel Suburban No start about 360,000 miles My daughter's Suburban 30 miles away She said when she hits the key the glow plug light cycles correctly but when she goes to start. Nothing happens. No click or anything. Any likely ideas? Maybe fuse, starter relay Not sure if the...
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    2008 5.3 K1500 Chevrolet Silverado running warm when towing their camper

    A friend has a 2008 5.3 K1500 Chevrolet Silverado running warm when towing their camper. Any advice would be appreciated. First thing I recommended was checking his stack and cleaning. Changing his fluids to synthetics. What does it take to service the transmission on that truck?
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    Looking for CAV pump gasket and o'ring recommendations

    Working on the 1975 Ford backhoe, They used these pumps on a bunch of different brands of equipment Is there a better gasket and o'rings than OEM? I have to wonder if these Ford o'rings are safe for the new diesel & the gasket seemed kind of cheesy. Ford pt # gasket 384771R1 and Orings -...
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    What happened to gasification. Several years ago it was supposed to be the next big thing, Then all a sudden you hear nothing about it,

    I am surprised gasification never took off. Did obummer squash it? was there some issue I never heard about? Is it possible to do it at home?
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    Other Mercruiser tools

    I had a 1987 Crestliner with a 4 cylinder Chevy engine and Mercruiser outdrive. I have a few tools in a tool box in the shed I have been meaning to drag out and post for sale. I believe the tools had to do with changing the Gimble bearing. Is anybody interested?
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    Looking for a 5.7/350 to install in a 1999 K1500 Suburban Illinois

    Looking for a 5.7/350 to install in a 1999 K1500 Suburban Near Clifton, Illinois We'll drive a few hours to get a good one for the right price. A guy had a 1999 Yukon advertised for $400 but he never replied
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    Lets talk front CV half axles. 1994 K3500

    Lets talk front CV half axles. 1994 K3500 Same question I always ask. What is the best to buy? And where from? What should I stay away from? I am all about longevity of the part. If it lasts twice as long, I don't care if it costs double or more.
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    Where is the best place to buy these? The last time I bought them I paid 1 SHIELD. Front Fender Inn

    Where is the best place to buy these? The last time I bought them I paid 1 SHIELD. Front Fender Inner Wheel House 15569497 $27.30 That actually included 2 pieces, so 1 order did one vehicle That was in 2012 Now they are $43.96 each piece on Amazon. I also need a right half axle for the 94 K3500...
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    What are the best front and rear seals for the 6.5's?

    What are the best front and rear seals for the 6.5's? Are there any differences by year? Right now I have an ACDelco front seal in my Amazon cart. I have had issues with bad new seals the last 10 or 12 years. I do not remember which brands. Just curious which brands of seals are most...
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    1996 K1500 6.5 diesel Suburban Upper baLL joints. What are the best?

    1996 K1500 6.5 diesel Suburban needs Upper baLL joints. What are the best? I'm not concerned about which is more expensive. Just which is going to last longer. I have 2 AC Delco numbers. Not positive on which I need. Or if AC Delco is the best part to buy. 45D0062 x 2 each, or 45D0064 x 2 each
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    Need driver's / Left side electric mirror for a 1996 Suburban

    Need driver's / Left side electric mirror for a 1996 Suburban Where is the best place to buy one? Does anybody have one to sell?
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    Where is the best place to buy a Suburban fuel tank?

    Where is the best place to buy a Suburban fuel tank? For the 1996 K1500 6.5 diesel Suburban The cheapest is not often the best deal and the most expensive often is no different than the cheapest. I just sold one out of a 99 last summer. - pretty much gave it away - with the sending unit. And...
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