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Forum: Dockside Chat
Today, 05:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,532
Posted By mbb

Speaking from experience....nissan isnt in same...

Speaking from experience....nissan isnt in same class as honda or even toyota. Or ford honestly. You will have things fail that shouldnt after about 100k. Things like air intake hose deteriorates and...
Today, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 390
Posted By mbb

Keep using it.

Keep using it.
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,248
Posted By mbb

Small amount wont hurt anything in short term. ...

Small amount wont hurt anything in short term.
Id change it myself.......but not stress about doing it immediately. If you need to drive it someplace.... Like to get more oil.....go ahead. Engines...
Yesterday, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 331
Posted By mbb

If you cleared it will weed eater line it should...

If you cleared it will weed eater line it should be clear. There's no magic there.

Not saying its the problem....but I recommend only using OEM impeller kits and install the whole kit the cup...
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 05:55 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,219
Posted By mbb

Ragged out 77 jeep cj7 . Couldnt make it to...

Ragged out 77 jeep cj7 .

Couldnt make it to college really.....so upgraded to 84 ford ranger in 1987.
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 02:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,532
Posted By mbb

Clean safe and reliable..... Isn't exactly...

Clean safe and reliable..... Isn't exactly keeping up with the Joneses. And having one that you can drive well into college if not completely thru it is good too.

My daughter managed 6 years 145k...
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 11:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,532
Posted By mbb

I could hear my son coming from a long way away,...

I could hear my son coming from a long way away, but just the same he never got in any accident or tickets.

I had said the same thing, I was going to get him a little truck with no back seat.........
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 10:53 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,309
Posted By mbb

Not recently. But but when I worked in...

Not recently.
But but when I worked in restaurants in high school.... Hell yeah.

Somebody leaves half a pizza on a table in a pizza joint and leaves and what do you think the workers do with it?...
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 05:35 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,750
Posted By mbb

Assumptions about personal details you know...

Assumptions about personal details you know nothing about.

Not that simple. Not everyone can stay home because 1 person is sick in house. Some people's jobs don't pay them when they stay home, and...
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 05:16 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,750
Posted By mbb

Well, testing positive doesnt mean you are...

Well, testing positive doesnt mean you are contagious.

And knowing someone or working with someone who has it doesn't make you automatically get it either.

There's little way of actually...
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 04:12 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,532
Posted By mbb

When i was growing up, that might have been case....

When i was growing up, that might have been case.
Small area....safe.... And kids had no place to go but school or maybe to a part-time job. Most I knew earned the money to buy their own first car....
12-01-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,295
Posted By mbb

Depends on the motor. Sealed fuel injected...

Depends on the motor.
Sealed fuel injected systems will be very reliable if the fuel is stabilized.

Carbureted motors will still have potential issues if all the fuel evaporates out of the carbs...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-01-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,532
Posted By mbb

I didnt ket my kids get license until 17. They...

I didnt ket my kids get license until 17.
They drove for a long time with learner permit
And they didnt miss it.....didnt want it even. Heavy traffic scared them.
and as long as we were willing to...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-30-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 655
Posted By mbb

I can ID some woods when they burn based on smell...

I can ID some woods when they burn based on smell
But I can't ID the wood that meat was smoked with when it's done.
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-30-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,911
Posted By mbb

So apparently he must not have had no working VHF...

So apparently he must not have had no working VHF either.... Although there's a couple of antennas in the pic.

Boat boat broke down...... Boat sunk in apparently reasonably calm weather for a boat...
11-30-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,241
Posted By mbb

Green water over the bow of big ships mean really...

Green water over the bow of big ships mean really bad.
It can blow out pilot house windows and then you can start down flooding into the hull with every wave. There's also of course your...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-29-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,462
Posted By mbb

Started a few years ago. i rented a mini van...

Started a few years ago.
i rented a mini van to move kid to college that had it....HATED it.

Cars ive rented in recent years have not had it, or rental agencies are disabling
I would never buy...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-28-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By mbb

AC systems are finely tuned to amounts of oil and...

AC systems are finely tuned to amounts of oil and refrigerant.

The circulating refrigerant takes oil with it and this is how the compressor gets oil. Too little refrigerant circulation=too little...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-28-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,795
Posted By mbb

Electric cars are going to become a commodity...

Electric cars are going to become a commodity product
But Tesla's always going to be a niche......imo
Beware of all P and no E....... Usually does not end well.
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-28-2020, 04:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,493
Posted By mbb

I would have just hit the panic button and set...

I would have just hit the panic button and set the alarm off.
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-28-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,795
Posted By mbb

What is their technology? Electric cars have...

What is their technology?
Electric cars have been around since the 1970s.
Lithium batteries and hybrids have been around from other manufacturers for years.

What Tesla did was go whole hog on a...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-28-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 920
Posted By mbb

Buried in their yard where they belong. got...

Buried in their yard where they belong.
got lots of pics and mementos already
11-27-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By mbb

If you take off the cowling and follow the wires...

If you take off the cowling and follow the wires you should be able to figure it out. I had an issue with my 9.9 high thrust where I couldn't start it...... Turned out it was a slightly corroded...
11-27-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 799
Posted By mbb

Brushing and rolling gelcoat thats thinned out,...

Brushing and rolling gelcoat thats thinned out, or made to brush can work.....on horizontal surfaces. You get exactly 1 swipe thru with brush....it levels ....then begins setting up glossy and...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-26-2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,797
Posted By mbb

Heck Ive still got boxes of paper shells from...

Heck Ive still got boxes of paper shells from 1950s.
Quit using them when we were kids cuz they would jam up when got damp.
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