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Forum: Appearance & Detailing 04-02-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By btfarm
Well if you just want to know a good way to keep...

Well if you just want to know a good way to keep em nice you can do what I do. Whenever I clean the truck I put some Armorall on the tires and make sure the wheels get a fair amount of overspray. Let...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-09-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Question: T-case
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Posted By btfarm
X2 for almost 200k miles with changes at about...

X2 for almost 200k miles with changes at about 80k intervals. No pump rub fix either and no sign of it (yet)...
Forum: Towing 02-09-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 259,669
Posted By btfarm
Trial by fire there. A nice low load would have...

Trial by fire there. A nice low load would have been a better shakedown...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-09-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
Drove it about 40 miles about 3/4 rural highway....

Drove it about 40 miles about 3/4 rural highway. Pump is whining some Added about 1/2 pint to get the level up. Brake rotors are all about 150 right after parking so I don't see any dragging issue....
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-09-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
Got a new one and gave the system a good half...

Got a new one and gave the system a good half gallon flush. Works great! I'm surprised at how much more brake pedal it has.
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-08-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
I bought one from NAPA a few minutes before they...

I bought one from NAPA a few minutes before they closed. Swapped out the pulley and brackets ready to put in. Pulled the capplug off the reservoir and the damn thing was bent out of shape from...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-08-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
looks to be about .060 end play with the belt...

looks to be about .060 end play with the belt off. Not excessive
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-08-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
Flushed about 100k ago. I have pedal but no...

Flushed about 100k ago. I have pedal but no boost. See update above. Thank you for the reply
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-08-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
Fired it back up and gave it throttle and the PS...

Fired it back up and gave it throttle and the PS worked some with it whining and the level went down some. Looking at a NAPA rem @t about $110 or AZ Duralast rem @ $88
I'm leaning NAPA
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-08-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By btfarm
No Power steering or brakes - PS Tank overflowing

Like the title. Fired truck up to back out and no PS or brake boost. Reservoir is overflowing when I pulled the cap. Failed pump?
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-20-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,398
Posted By btfarm
Saw it last Friday. There wasn't a peep in the...

Saw it last Friday. There wasn't a peep in the theater when it was over. Not alot of dry eyes either. Caught the eye of several fellow veterans on the way out. We understood each other without having...
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-02-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,907
Posted By btfarm
50-50 mix of acetone and atf as penetrant then...

50-50 mix of acetone and atf as penetrant then straight on with a 6 pt deepwell worked for me at 150 k on the LH bank and at 200 k for the RH bank. With the heads off should be a piece of cake for...
Forum: Fluids and Maintenance 12-31-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,219
Posted By btfarm
Like mac said it sure wouldn't hurt and if any of...

Like mac said it sure wouldn't hurt and if any of the last few tanks were BIO then you really should.
Forum: Towing 12-09-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 259,669
Posted By btfarm
Next time

Next time
Forum: Smoke Signals 12-09-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,873
Posted By btfarm
3.499 Plano or Sandwich, Illinois. 90 cents less...

3.499 Plano or Sandwich, Illinois. 90 cents less than gas
Forum: Towing 12-09-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 259,669
Posted By btfarm
Wish you'd have given a shout Adam. I'd have been...

Wish you'd have given a shout Adam. I'd have been up to meet with you and Ben.
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 11-29-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,451
Posted By btfarm
'07 Tahoe LTZ. The wife's rig. Getting pretty...

'07 Tahoe LTZ. The wife's rig. Getting pretty close to 100k. It's been very reliable for the most part.
Forum: Drag Racing 10-23-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,256
Posted By btfarm
Wish I could but Saturday is the wife's birthday....

Wish I could but Saturday is the wife's birthday. Her plans for me somehow do not include a trip to the drags. Shopping in Geneva is her idea of a fun day...

Sent from my SCH-I535
Forum: Towing 10-22-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 259,669
Posted By btfarm
Looks an awful lot like my old 656

Looks an awful lot like my old 656
Forum: Gallery 10-19-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 29,169
Posted By btfarm
Good to see you back out in the fields Vinny. ...

Good to see you back out in the fields Vinny.

Sent from my SCH-I535
Forum: Duramax DIY-Installation Instructions 10-15-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,560
Posted By btfarm
It was so long ago I don't remember when the...

It was so long ago I don't remember when the codes were but it's pretty obvious when you start looking at that harness where it crosses over the alternator. Pull the wire ties and look it over good....
Forum: Duramax DIY-Installation Instructions 10-15-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,560
Posted By btfarm
Are you sure it's not the other common problem of...

Are you sure it's not the other common problem of harness rub through around the alternator bracket?

Sent from my SCH-I535
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 10-12-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 15,700
Posted By btfarm
Amazon has Timkin front hub assemblies for...

Amazon has Timkin front hub assemblies for $150.98. I think they're worth at least that. I've got 266k on the original one and 175k on the other. Both still tight like new

Sent from my SCH-I535
Forum: The Comedy Club 10-12-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,016
Posted By btfarm
Or then there's this ...

Or then there's this

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/10/13/ne4e5ute.jpg

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Forum: Danville Performance 10-07-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,201
Posted By btfarm
Outstanding Brett! Sent from my SCH-I535

Outstanding Brett!

Sent from my SCH-I535
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