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Forum: Parts For Sale   Today, 06:30 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Loscaldazar
Bump!

Bump!
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   08-26-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 707
Posted By Loscaldazar
Easy is correct, you will need what is commonly...

Easy is correct, you will need what is commonly called a clamp meter to measure the amps. Your alternator should put out more than a 100 amps, so measuring that with a multimeter (the good ones...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   08-26-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 643
Posted By Loscaldazar
12.4 volts while the car was off or while the car...

12.4 volts while the car was off or while the car was running?

How worn is the key? You wouldn't be the first owner who had a key wear out if it's a high mileage vehicle!

I also had a similar...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   08-26-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,018
Posted By Loscaldazar
Coolant does evaporate over time, and unless...

Coolant does evaporate over time, and unless something has changed, non turbo Subarus have an unpressurized (read open to the atmosphere) overflow tank. Hot coolant being dumped in there after a...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   08-26-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 178
Posted By Loscaldazar
Remember with the filter you need the subaru...

Remember with the filter you need the subaru transmission specific filter. Most autoparts stores sell you an oil filter that screws on, but does not have any of the correct flow specs. It will make...
Forum: Parts For Sale   08-26-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bump! I know someone out there needs a quality...

Bump! I know someone out there needs a quality (and cheap) clamp meter....
Forum: Parts For Sale   08-25-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Sockets sold and milwaukee meters added!

Sockets sold and milwaukee meters added!
Forum: Parts For Sale   08-20-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Impact socket set pending sale...

Impact socket set pending sale...
Forum: Parts For Sale   08-19-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Added an impact socket set!

Added an impact socket set!
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   07-30-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Loscaldazar
The tech line didn't have the answer, so they had...

The tech line didn't have the answer, so they had to start placing calls to the field engineer. Field engineer confirmed that what they were pulling from my ECM was completely normal. Warranty...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   07-28-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Loscaldazar
Thanks, someone on another forum pointed out that...

Thanks, someone on another forum pointed out that the checksum should read zero if it has never been flashed. Combined with the info from Bobby below (even dealerships can't reflash the ECM, instead...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   07-28-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Loscaldazar
03 Warranty denied for ECU flashing (but has never been flashed)?

Got a problem here. One of the head gaskets is going south on my 03 Forester. Thought "no problem, aftermarket service contract will cover it!"

Apparently they are claiming the ECU has been...
Forum: Miscellaneous For Sale   07-10-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Loscaldazar
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Miscellaneous For Sale   07-06-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Loscaldazar
DeWalt D28114 13 Amp 4.5/5 Angle Grinder- Almost New!

I've got an almost new DeWalt 13 amp angle grinder. It has been used twice just to test to see if it works. It has the quick move tool guard, and the quick wheel change flange too (it does have a...
Forum: Members' Journals   07-02-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 70,284
Posted By Loscaldazar
Still haven't gotten any pictures of the...

Still haven't gotten any pictures of the outback.... Should be solved soon!
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   06-08-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 318
Posted By Loscaldazar
Agree with the above. Gates timing belt kit...

Agree with the above.

Gates timing belt kit w/o water pump (USA made). Get OEM or Aisin water pump (Japanese made, IIRC the gates water pump is Chinese.... gross!).

NGK spark plugs and...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   06-08-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 250
Posted By Loscaldazar
It should be changed, but not every 30K miles. ...

It should be changed, but not every 30K miles. It does lubricate important parts. 60K miles is a good point.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   06-08-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 207
Posted By Loscaldazar
I wouldn't worry about it! Change the bearings,...

I wouldn't worry about it! Change the bearings, and enjoy the suspension!
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   06-08-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,101
Posted By Loscaldazar
extremely cold or hot weather used in dusty...

extremely cold or hot weather
used in dusty conditions
Frequent Short Trips
Aggressive Driving
Track or Track Like Conditions (ie, racing, note that any racing can "void the warranty")

If you...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   05-30-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Loscaldazar
All the 5 speeds are interchangeable as far as I...

All the 5 speeds are interchangeable as far as I know (all mount the same), you just have to make sure to match the rear diff to the transmission. I'm not sure where it is, but there are lists...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   05-30-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By Loscaldazar
MPH is irrelevant for the most part. RPM is what...

MPH is irrelevant for the most part. RPM is what you want to watch when cold. As the others have said, accelerate slowly and you'll be fine. In fact, unless you are aggressive or have a lead foot,...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   05-30-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By Loscaldazar
Only change it regularly if you have the...

Only change it regularly if you have the underhood filter (which I believe you don't). The in tank one should be left alone unless there is a problem with it.
Forum: Transmission and Driveline   05-29-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
  ('06-'08) AWD light
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Posted By Loscaldazar
4 Miles? Highly unlikely that any damage could...

4 Miles? Highly unlikely that any damage could have been caused. More than likely it was just turned on to let you know there was a problem detected with the continual slipping in the diffs due to...
Forum: Front Page News   05-24-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By Loscaldazar
Have they actually ended camry production there...

Have they actually ended camry production there yet? I saw a few photos of Camrys being produced from just a few weeks ago......
Forum: Members' Journals   05-15-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 70,284
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bought an 05 Outback wagon.... pictures coming...

Bought an 05 Outback wagon.... pictures coming whenever I find enough time in between finals!
Forum: Members' Journals   04-30-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 70,284
Posted By Loscaldazar
http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc461/Loscalda...

http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc461/Loscaldazar/Other/IMG_0615_zpsnz8teblb.jpg (http://s1213.photobucket.com/user/Loscaldazar/media/Other/IMG_0615_zpsnz8teblb.jpg.html)

What is this? The...
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-26-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Craftsman Max Access set has been sold. PM sent...

Craftsman Max Access set has been sold. PM sent about 1/4 drive sockets.

EDIT: 1/4 drive sockets pending sale
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-25-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Two new things added!

Two new things added!
Forum: Parts For Sale   04-09-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,311
Posted By Loscaldazar
Bump! Want to get these last two items sold.......

Bump! Want to get these last two items sold.... send me offers!

(AKA help a college student out)
Forum: Members' Journals   04-08-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 70,284
Posted By Loscaldazar
Absolutely! Got them mounted last Thursday, and...

Absolutely! Got them mounted last Thursday, and put them on the car on Saturday. Little cold here still, but still just warm enough for them.

It's just nice to have a fully working car again...
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