The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Nissanman » Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:18 pm

Looks good as long as the engine is at TDC with #1 cylinder on the compression stroke :)
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by 2mAn » Tue Sep 19, 2017 12:31 pm

My car has a wide variety of non-matching lugs. What is the correct style?
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Pjackb » Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:10 pm

Are the heads on an R16 3 main an 5 main the same?
And will both accept an H20 block?
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Dustin82 » Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:25 pm

AidanDawn2000 wrote:trying again, Anyone have a good source for mostly original looking HW wiper blades? Anyone tried this one?
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000CB2MIU/re
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The part numbers in the wiki seem to all be out of production :/

I just ordered these ANCO 20-13 Vintage blades. They're an inch longer than the Tricos. I'll report back on fitment.

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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Dustin82 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:43 pm

Dustin82 wrote:
AidanDawn2000 wrote:trying again, Anyone have a good source for mostly original looking HW wiper blades? Anyone tried this one?
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000CB2MIU/re
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The part numbers in the wiki seem to all be out of production :/

I just ordered these ANCO 20-13 Vintage blades. They're an inch longer than the Tricos. I'll report back on fitment.

Look at this on eBay http://www.ebay.com/itm/253048379826

For AidanDawn2000,

I got to put these on and they fit/look great.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Linda » Thu Sep 21, 2017 8:11 pm

Can't you just keep the original holder and just slide the rubber wiper in there. I think you can even trim a wiper that is too long.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Dustin82 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 8:36 pm

That's what I would do if the ones I were replacing weren't black. Now that the hardware is OE looking, I'll go with the rubber inserts moving forward.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by AidanDawn2000 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:35 pm

Dustin82 wrote:That's what I would do if the ones I were replacing weren't black. Now that the hardware is OE looking, I'll go with the rubber inserts moving forward.
Thanks! those look great...i'll order some up rn.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by tjp » Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:48 am

how does one tell the difference between the left and right side rear round side marker lights please? Thanks
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Linda » Sun Sep 24, 2017 11:23 am

Simon,
Some wheels, like Appliance take special lug nuts, so depends on your wheel .Z wheels use different studs. Larger wheels need longer studs frequently too. A pic would be best.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by tjp » Sun Sep 24, 2017 3:51 pm

tjp wrote:how does one tell the difference between the left and right side rear round side marker lights please? Thanks
R or L on the bottom of the rubber bits.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by 2mAn » Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:18 pm

Linda wrote:Simon,
Some wheels, like Appliance take special lug nuts, so depends on your wheel .Z wheels use different studs. Larger wheels need longer studs frequently too. A pic would be best.
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I'll get some pics and post em...

In other news, it seems like every time I pop the hood, my clutch reservoir cap is slightly off.

Anyone know if this is normal and how I can prevent this ?
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I should probably change that fluid, right?
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by notoptoy » Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:59 pm

Yes, I would change the fluid! May preserve the seals a little longer.
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by 2mAn » Sun Sep 24, 2017 11:34 pm

haha Yea thats the easy question! How about the fact that the cap keeps popping off?
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Re: The Quick/Small/(Stupid?) Question Thread-take 2

Post by Nissanman » Sun Sep 24, 2017 11:38 pm

Cap should have an atmospheric vent in it somewhere: maybe it's blocked?
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