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  1. TobyU replied to the thread Hello!.

    Never seen lifters being an issue. Add a qt of Marvels Mystery Oil to it. Run for a few days then fresh oil change with 5w-30 or 10w30...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 9:40 PM
  2. TobyU replied to the thread Front Sensor Question.

    I big raft sounds like a great ideal. Could hold it on each side and drive through it or get a large piece of the banner paper and...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 6:06 PM
  3. TobyU replied to the thread Highway handling improvements.

    I think it is even more critical on power steering ones IIRC. I think I have only done 3-4 and always easy on it.

    Feb 21, 2019 at 6:03 PM
  4. TobyU replied to the thread 6R80 Transmission Groan/Buzz.

    They do say the turbos on these will rattle/scrape when going bad. Do you have a mechanics stethoscope? If not use a long screwdriver...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 6:02 PM
  5. TobyU replied to the thread FAN REMOVEL FROM WARTER.

    I use the C##% Jaws of life. But the first part is a bad word. So Jaws of life plier type filter wrench. Love them. Fits about anything....

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:59 PM
  6. TobyU replied to the thread Highway handling improvements.

    And on a non facetious note....I had a guy tell me on Tues not to turn the wheel (Excursion in this case) unless you were rolling a...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:56 PM
  7. TobyU replied to the thread Highway handling improvements.

    I know! I know! Put some LT load range E tires on it. Moose, you should appreciate this since you've been following along but...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:50 PM
  8. TobyU replied to the thread Hello!.

    Welcome. I love the 1st gens. When they first came out I said that will be the vehicle to have when they get old and down to what I am...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:47 PM
  9. TobyU replied to the thread Front Sensor Question.

    I would put the damn thing up on jack stands and move a person or a cardboard cutout in front or toward it to see if it brakes.

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:44 PM
  10. TobyU replied to the thread Getting the new Hampshire undercoating done on my '14.

    Then definitely not the old tar stuff. It was sticky not oily.

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:56 PM
  11. TobyU replied to the thread Where to find best deals on-line?.

    Craigslist is my all time favorite but the vast majority are going to be listed on facebook marketplace. Be aware that the quality of...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:55 PM
  12. TobyU replied to the thread 6R80 Transmission Groan/Buzz.

    And/or have someone power brake it a little with foot on brake and give a little gas until the noise kicks in. Just don't get run over....

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:38 PM
  13. TobyU replied to the thread Replacing a computer- a necessary evil............

    Agree on AMD. They were king of bang for the buck for years but not now. You are into much higher end stuff than I am. Lol I have...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:36 PM
  14. TobyU replied to the thread LT verus P tires.

    I have seen the videos, very scary. I don't think it's only split rims. Many places air up all semi trucks in a cage. I think maybe...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:29 PM
  15. TobyU replied to the thread water leaking in from sunroof.

    4 drains. One at each corner that runs a rubber tube down. The fronts should be in between door and fender and rears come down near or...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 2:16 PM