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I collect and build Muscle cars as a hobby and a way to pay college tuition. Currently I have a 1963 Corvette split window #1 condition, http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v283/70CamGuy/hemicuda/63Vette.jpg 1966 427 Corvette coupe w/sidepipes Survivor, http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v283/70CamGuy/hemicuda/66BigBlockVette.jpg 1974 Pontiac Trans Am 455 #2 condition, 1970 Dodge Charger 500 w/440 six pac just painted http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v283/70CamGuy/hemicuda/70Charger500.jpg and a 1965 Chevy Malibu 427 Tunnel Ram is next and we just picked up a 68 GTO http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v283/70CamGuy/hemicuda/68GTO.jpg Previously owned my pride and joy, 72 Hemicuda http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v283/70CamGuy/hemicuda/72hemicuda.jpg Oakland Raider Season Ticket Holders since 1995
Recent Activity

Question Asked: Pat I need to have my Bosch VP-44 repalced
June 17, 2011, 09:48 AM
Pat Can anyone down there handle changing my High Pressure Diesel Injection pump? Roy
Question Asked: How many miles per gallon does this get?
August 30, 2010, 02:40 PM
And does it use regular gas
Question Asked: Car rolls down hill when in park?
January 09, 2009, 01:21 PM
We have a 1967 GTO and I was wondering how hard is it to repair the parking pawl in the turbo 400 and what parts are neede
Question Answered: how expensive is it to fix the airbags in a 2005 monte carlo
June 28, 2012, 02:59 PM
Best thing to do is call your local body shops and get estimates to replace them with used airbags as it will save you a ton of money
Question Answered: What is the average cost for a waterpump repair job on a 2002 Explorer?
June 18, 2012, 03:12 PM
You can check that here http://repairpal.com/estimator the high end will be Motorcraft parts
Question Answered: i just got a new fuel pump,feul filter,and a new starter in my f250 diesel
June 07, 2012, 11:39 AM
2 People I know had the fuel tank lamination come off and particles clog pump and injectors http://repairpal.com/delamination-of-diesel-fuel-tank-343
Question Answered: Car will not start, battery good, plenty of gas.
June 01, 2012, 01:25 PM
Most people turn the lights or radio on and think the battery is good, Until the battery is load tested you won't know if the battery is good. Have it tested at Napa Sears Autzone etc or buy a new battery
Question Answered: How much should it cost to replace my ac compressor?
May 31, 2012, 11:14 AM
You can get that estimate here www.repairpal.com/estimator
Question Answered: Heater Core
May 31, 2012, 11:12 AM
My book shows 7.4 hours
Question Answered: My Car won't turn over
May 23, 2012, 04:50 PM
How did you check the battery? If you turned the lights or Radio that doesn't mean the battery has enough amps to start the engine. Any Napa Sears Autozone etc will test your battery for free
Question Answered: cost to replacing oil pan gasket on 1999 acura tl,
May 18, 2012, 01:57 PM
You can get that estimate here www.repairpal.com/estimator choose oil pan reseal
Question Answered: How do I know if my car needs a front or rear brake job?
May 18, 2012, 11:54 AM
Usually the front and rears pads wear out about the same time, So best is to have the brakes inspected as it sounds like the pads are worn enough to make metal to metal contact anyway and now you will need pads and rotors either front or rear. You can locate a quality shop on this site
Question Answered: Chrysler 2002 300special.Dealer says struts parts are not available.
May 17, 2012, 12:56 PM
I just checked on www.parts.com which are OEM dealer parts and I found all the parts http://www.parts.com/parts/2002/CHRYSLER/300M/SPECIAL/?siteid=2&vehicleid=1440832&diagram=CUP040&diagramCallOut=6 Maybe you need another opinion from a independent shop or even a Napa Autocare center you can locate one near you here www.napaonline.com
Problem Reported: Delamination of diesel fuel tank
November 18, 2010, 02:53 PM
<p>Delamination of the diesel fuel tank can occur resulting in a loss of power due to debris clogging the fuel filters. In some cases the <a id="ce_10398" class="ct_selected tooltip" href="/diesel-injection-pump">fuel injection pump</a> and/or <a id="ce_10419" class="ct_selected tooltip" href="/fuel-injector-diesel">fuel injectors</a> have also been damaged. Ford has issued a service bulletin (#<span class="navSub">19728) addressing this concern.</span></p>
Car Review: 2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty
January 16, 2009, 08:48 AM
The diesel engine is quiet and powerful, The cab is a little small for us corn-fed fellas
Car Review: 1995 Honda Passport
January 15, 2009, 11:38 AM
Hard on brakes and leaked oil from day one
Car Review: 2000 Jaguar XK8
January 15, 2009, 11:37 AM
Smooth and powerful what a car and not bad on petrol
Car Review: 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer
January 15, 2009, 11:31 AM
Ever see a car that could smoke all 4 tires, here it is!!
Car Review: 1994 Land Rover Range Rover
January 15, 2009, 11:28 AM
I bought one with a bad transfer case had to change it twice
Car Review: 1991 Hyundai Excel
January 09, 2009, 02:45 PM
Traded a friend for one of these and man what a jalopy, I guess the cv shafts were going out and he didn't know it, When you hit a bump the car changed lanes. Don't buy one of these with high miles they belong in the junkyard.
Car Review: 2002 Volkswagen Passat
January 09, 2009, 02:05 PM
Didn't know we had to use synthetic oil till I saw that on this site, What bad engineering to use too small a pickup tube coming from the oil pump beware change oil every 3,000 miles and use synthetic oil or the tube will plug with sludge and destroy the motor 1.8 turbos only
Car Review: 1997 GMC Safari
January 05, 2009, 03:01 PM
Inner door panels keep falling off and fuel pump went out twice at a cost of $700 not a very reliable van
Car Review: 1990 GMC 2500 Pickup
January 05, 2009, 02:58 PM
Very reliable truck with its 350 cu inch V8 and 4 speed trans its a deer hunting machine and gets decent mph about 16 highway and 12 city
Car Review: 1992 Pontiac Firebird
January 02, 2009, 11:43 AM
My girl friend bought a Firebird Trans Am and what a nice car with the 305 cubic inch V8 it got about 20 MPG and was very reliable.
Comment: Chrysler Files for Bankrupty and Partners with Fiat
June 01, 2009, 12:14 PM
Can't wait to buy a brand new Hemi Fiat