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Forum: Parts For Sale   12-11-2014, 08:24 AM
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Posted By Loscaldazar
Corded Impact wrench Sold!

Corded Impact wrench Sold!
Forum: Parts For Sale   12-10-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,631
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bump!

Bump!
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   12-09-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By Loscaldazar
No different than when you are driving on...

No different than when you are driving on snow/ice and certain wheels slip more than others. The center diff can take way more than you rotating the tire a little to get things lined up.

If you...
Forum: Members' Journals   12-02-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 57,566
Posted By Loscaldazar
Woah. 4 months ago was my last update! ...

Woah. 4 months ago was my last update!

Forester has been great. Rear window got smashed and replaced last week. Had another exhaust leak between the mid pipe and cat pipe. Used a doughnut...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By Loscaldazar
Rear bearings make noise when they go. Usually...

Rear bearings make noise when they go. Usually starts as a humming that varies with speed then a thumping/screeching sound as they get worse. Replace them as soon as you hear noise. It will...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By Loscaldazar
The Subaru manual for labor time states 10.7 to...

The Subaru manual for labor time states 10.7 to 14.7 hours (depnding on whether they are using a new long block or short block respectively).

They still have to remove the alternator, AC...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 188
Posted By Loscaldazar
A well used car is one that needs the keys...

A well used car is one that needs the keys replaced before the engine! Glad you figured it out.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,777
Posted By Loscaldazar
ahh that's a shame. My guess is that the upper...

ahh that's a shame. My guess is that the upper mark on your dipstick (the upper hole) is still the cold full level.



Very true. Then the oil also tends to look frothy/have a lot of air...
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   12-02-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Loscaldazar
I'd say it's the opposite... all the clutches and...

I'd say it's the opposite... all the clutches and bands in an automatic make them way more complicated in design and repair. Manuals are a simple mechanical connection in comparison... but beside...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,777
Posted By Loscaldazar
There are two full marks on the dipstick. The...

There are two full marks on the dipstick. The lower "F" mark is for cold oil level. The upper notch/hole is for warm oil level.
Forum: Off-Topic   12-02-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,518
Posted By Loscaldazar
So almost two years later I'm selling my corded...

So almost two years later I'm selling my corded impact and went pneumatic. Now I have a 30 gallon compressor with 7.0 CFM at 90 PSI powering a 1,350 ft-lbs of reverse torque monster (Ingersol rand...
Forum: Brakes   12-02-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bench bleed the master cylinder first, which can...

Bench bleed the master cylinder first, which can be done in the car if you make a neat little bit from brake hard lines. I have a quick explanation here....
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   12-02-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 188
Posted By Loscaldazar
Yup. Try wiggling the steering wheel when trying...

Yup. Try wiggling the steering wheel when trying to start the car. Usually takes a few tries wiggling the steering wheel.
Forum: Tire and Wheel Tech   11-30-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By Loscaldazar
If each tire is 1,235, then you should be fine. ...

If each tire is 1,235, then you should be fine. That's nearly 5,000lbs total capacity, and the 07 forester isn't much more than 3,000lbs off the top of head (3,100 or 3,200 IIRC). Factor in...
Forum: EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)   11-30-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By Loscaldazar
Has it been colder than normal where you live? ...

Has it been colder than normal where you live? Steam in the exhaust is nothing new, but it usually only shows if the temps are cold enough. All air has moisture, and that moisture turns to steam in...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   11-30-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By Loscaldazar
Depends on your skill level... A remaned...

Depends on your skill level...

A remaned genuine subaru axle is $150-$200 at the dealership and an hour of your time. Remaned axles from Napa or another auto parts store could be $80+. I...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   11-30-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By Loscaldazar
Check the axle boots! Wouldn't surprise me if a...

Check the axle boots! Wouldn't surprise me if a CV joint is going bad.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   11-30-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 273
Posted By Loscaldazar
A little late, but this is my favorite spark plug...

A little late, but this is my favorite spark plug tool. The extension is built into the swivel, so they don't pull apart and leave the socket still attached to the spark plug in the engine. ...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   11-04-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By Loscaldazar
The vacuum line from the brake booster (large...

The vacuum line from the brake booster (large black metal drum behind the brake fluid reservoir and master cylinder) is disconnected, or loose.
Forum: Vehicles For Sale   11-01-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,070
Posted By Loscaldazar
I might be calling later about a few...

I might be calling later about a few things....also sending a PM
Forum: Forester Shopping   10-30-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By Loscaldazar
05 Legacy GT!

My sister crashed her old Legacy just a few days ago, and I'm helping her find a replacement. One of the leading options for her is a 2005 LGT. She does want the turbo, and is pretty set on this...
Forum: Vehicles Wanted   10-29-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By Loscaldazar
GOOD Condition Subaru. Portlan Oregon Area

Well, my sister crashed her legacy, so I'm putting out a feeler to see if there are any good subarus in the portland oregon area. Not too worried about high miles (especially if it's a 2.2L), but I...
Forum: News, Rumors and Media   09-03-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 633
Posted By Loscaldazar
I don't know how much I would trust those...

I don't know how much I would trust those articles. I am almost dead certain that the Subaru NBR24H team ran a 2.0L EJ engine, not a FA20. All shots of the engine bay of that car confirm it was an...
Forum: News, Rumors and Media   08-26-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By Loscaldazar
The two are very different. Apple has a very...

The two are very different. Apple has a very Top-Down approach to the market (built high end expensive machines first then later add cheaper and easily accessible products) , where Subaru is working...
Forum: Members' Journals   08-03-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 57,566
Posted By Loscaldazar
Blue Fox has a video somewhere about how his was...

Blue Fox has a video somewhere about how his was sticking going up or down, and how to fix it. Pretty simple to do.

Now I've got a P0037 code. Rear Oxygen sensor is broken. Took a look under...
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