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Forum: Parts For Sale   02-07-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
30" breaker bar and craftsman 1/2 drive socket...

30" breaker bar and craftsman 1/2 drive socket set sold!
Forum: Parts For Sale   02-07-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Craftsman 1-3/8 SOLD!

Craftsman 1-3/8 SOLD!
Forum: Parts For Sale   02-05-2016, 06:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Shallow impact socket set and SK socket...

Shallow impact socket set and SK socket assortment SOLD

30" breaker bar pending sale
Forum: Parts For Sale   02-03-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Wera, Felo screwdrivers, SK 10MM have been SOLD!

Wera, Felo screwdrivers, SK 10MM have been SOLD!
Forum: Parts For Sale   02-03-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Craftsman deep socket set is sold!

Craftsman deep socket set is sold!
Forum: Parts For Sale   02-02-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Cleaned out my toolbox and listed a bunch of...

Cleaned out my toolbox and listed a bunch of items I'm not using/don't need! Especially want a lot of the individual items/add on/small items gone!
Forum: Forester Shopping   01-14-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,720
Posted By Loscaldazar
If the owner can provide receipts/proof of the...

If the owner can provide receipts/proof of the work done, that's a well taken car of forester (and seems to be owned by someone who knows a bit about them). Body looks clean from what I can see, and...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-14-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By Loscaldazar
The timing belt (and all the associated...

The timing belt (and all the associated components) certainly is an important piece of maintenance that needs to be done. That is probably something a shop will have to do, as it needs to be done...
Forum: Members' Journals   01-12-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 75,554
Posted By Loscaldazar
Well still have the outback, but no pictures. I...

Well still have the outback, but no pictures. I do have some pictures from a recent ball joint replacement though!

Went to replace the front brakes with stoptech pads and centric premium rotors. ...
Forum: Forester Shopping   01-12-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,720
Posted By Loscaldazar
Welcome! Taking out an engine and putting in...

Welcome!

Taking out an engine and putting in a new engine itself is a methodical and potentially difficult task. Swapping to a different engine is only more difficult and confusing, and, not...
Forum: Brakes   01-11-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By Loscaldazar
They are added to quiet down the brakes I...

They are added to quiet down the brakes I believe. However, that doesn't mean that they aren't required for proper functioning. RockAuto carries those pieces, but you will have to wait for them to...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-11-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,869
Posted By Loscaldazar
Either will be fine. There is wear on lots of...

Either will be fine. There is wear on lots of parts (that I can imagine is slightly higher immediately after an engine is assembled), but the oil and filter should be able to catch most of that. If...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-11-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4
  ('09-'13) Had a dead tranny.
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Posted By Loscaldazar
Call Subaru of America. Had you ever complained...

Call Subaru of America. Had you ever complained about the symptoms to the dealership while it was still in warranty? If you can prove that this problem was happening during the warranty period and...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   01-11-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,171
Posted By Loscaldazar
Fluid could potentially slowly drip out of the...

Fluid could potentially slowly drip out of the axles seals on the differential, but that wouldn't be your fault. That would explain a low front diff fluid level and oil on the drive way.
Forum: Parts For Sale   01-11-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,863
Posted By Loscaldazar
Sorry, never got the notification of your...

Sorry, never got the notification of your comment! Yes, it is up to date!

Also updated some photos since I have a new (better) camera now (now it's just the loose nut behind the camera that needs...
Forum: New Member Introductions   10-03-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 164
Posted By Loscaldazar
College- I bounce back and forth between college...

College- I bounce back and forth between college and plymouth
Forum: New Member Introductions   10-01-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 164
Posted By Loscaldazar
Welcome to the forum! Pictures are either after...

Welcome to the forum! Pictures are either after 10 or 15 posts. Just try to naturally get to that count asking questions and providing good responses.

As I've said on Mnsubaru, I'm from the...
Forum: GrimmSpeed   09-28-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,484
Posted By Loscaldazar
Good to have you guys back! As a MN local, I've...

Good to have you guys back! As a MN local, I've been to your shop a few times (probably the old one, can't remember exactly when you moved). Even bought some rims from one of your employees for my...
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   09-05-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By Loscaldazar
I'd say rear diff clunk. The two main diff...

I'd say rear diff clunk. The two main diff carrier bushings get worn out and can cause the diff to clunk up and down when shifting.
Forum: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   08-26-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,065
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, 08:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,321
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, 08:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,055
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, 08:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 310
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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty   07-30-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
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, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
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, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
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, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By Loscaldazar
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Miscellaneous For Sale   07-06-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
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, 06:40 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 75,554
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, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
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...
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