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Toyota 5FD25 Hydraulic Problems

07/21/2014 by GUYSLUMBER
All help is greatly appreciated: I recently purchased a diesel Toyota 5FD25 forklift. The unit runs great no engine troubles. The problem I have is t...
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Last comment 07/23/2014 by Rorschach
 

Honda Accord Motor Swap

07/18/2014 by Nosmo64
I have a 1994 honda accord LX with a f22b2 motor and want to know if I can swap a H22 motor into it with out haveing to changing the automatic transmi...
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Last comment 07/22/2014 by Nosmo64
 

Ride Along

07/16/2014 by Fredski
with the 2014 overall Pikes peak winner. you wont need coffee to wake up http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOEX31kq2So
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Last comment 07/17/2014 by lyn
 

Quartzite in Hot Mix Spec for Ontario Roads

07/15/2014 by Gurdev
what percentage of Quartzite is permissible in Hot Mix Design for Ontario Roads? What effect does it make? Please answer my question. thanks Gurdev
Views: 147, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/15/2014 by SolarEagle
 

Dreamliner Pretends to be F15

07/14/2014 by Fredski
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZRKm6PG918
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Last comment 07/23/2014 by energyconversion
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MotorBeat

27 blog entries, 393 comments (1 Viewing)

Innovative Welding Techniques For Lighter Cars

07/18/2014 by Jordan Perch
Car makers' efforts for building lighter vehicles are playing a significant role in improving fuel economy and reducing harmful emissions, in addit...
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Views: 141, Comments: 0

Honda Continues to Be the Most-Stolen Vehicle in the US

07/09/2014 by Jordan Perch
Honda has been regarded as one of the most reliable and most innovative brands for a long time, which has obviously helped make it one of the world's...
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Views: 182, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/10/2014 by SolarEagle

Tomato Skin Can Make Cars Lighter?

06/27/2014 by Jordan Perch
In recent years, automakers have considered all sorts of ideas for reducing the weight of vehicles in order to improve their fuel economy. Most of the...
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Views: 394, Comments: 23
Last comment 07/01/2014 by James Stewart
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

1276 blog entries, 3233 comments (0 Viewing)

Is the Hunt the Best Part of Acquiring a Project Car?

07/23/2014 by dstrohl
Thanks to a fortunate blend of circumstances, I'm once again on the hunt for a project car to park in the garage. Though still in the very early...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto project car restoration
Views: 57, Comments: 3
Last comment 07/23/2014 by LOCKDUKE

One Man’s Collection of More Than 600 Vintage Cars and Trucks Heads to Auction

07/22/2014 by dstrohl
Murray King's cabinet making business took him from one coast of Canada to the other, and rather than return to Spruce Grove, Alberta, with empty...
Pathfinder Tags: auction classic auto collection
Views: 264, Comments: 4
Last comment 07/23/2014 by europium mkII

Round Out Your Road Trip Repertoire with this List of More Than 100 Songs

07/21/2014 by dstrohl
I've been drivin' all night, my hands wet on the wheel. There's a voice in my head that drives my heel. It's my baby callin': says I ne...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto Music road trip song
Views: 226, Comments: 15
Last comment 07/22/2014 by tcmtech
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Automotive Technology

151 blog entries, 2802 comments (1 Viewing)

Manufacturing Goes Virtual

07/24/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Ford's IntoSite pilot project takes manufacturing into the virtual world, eliminating much of the risk of innovation, enabling global collaboratio...
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Plug-in Sales Outpace Previous Hybrids

07/08/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Plug-in hybrid and electric car sales are far ahead of those of first generation hybrids at the same stage in each technology's development. A report...
Views: 185, Comments: 6
Last comment 07/09/2014 by rashavarek

How Will Driverless Cars Respond to Emergencies?

07/04/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Decision-making software in driverless cars must cope with significant challenges. Suppose the car must choose between colliding with a pedestrian...
Views: 265, Comments: 17
Last comment 07/09/2014 by adreasler
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Motorz

44 blog entries, 71 comments (0 Viewing)

Work Truck Makeover (Season 6: Episode 2)

12/08/2013 by motorztv
In this 76th episode of Motorz, Chris takes a heavily used (and active) 2002 Chevy 1500 work truck from a local landscape maintenance company and perf...
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The Diesel Episode

08/23/2013 by motorztv
In this 75th episode, Chris tells you everything you ever wanted to know about diesel engines. For the past 5 seasons we haven't talked about them, a...
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Last comment 08/23/2013 by ronseto
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Flexible Honing for Ford Small Block Engines

12/04/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Small Block Ford Engines are V8 power-plants sold by aftermarket auto parts suppliers and by Ford Motor Company itself. Originally built at the Blue...
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Engine Cylinder Honing on Motorz TV

11/27/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Chris Duke, the host of Motorz TV, captured some great footage of flexible honing while filming "How to Complete the Rebuild of a Chevy V8 Small Bloc...

Flexible Honing for Niaskil Engine Cylinders

11/20/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Nikasil is an extremely hard material that's used to line the surfaces of engine components. Developed by MAHLE in 1967, the electrodeposited nickel...
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Valve Jobs in Classic Car Engines

11/05/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Leaded gasoline boosted engine compression, reduced knocking, and provided lubrication for valves and seats. An inexpensive octane booster, anti-kno...
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Flexible Honing for Douglass Motorcycles

02/29/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Douglass motorcycles dominated dirt track racing during the 1920s, and thrilled speedway racers through the late 1950s. Built by two brothers, Willi...
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Flexible Honing for Stroker Engines

02/22/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Stroker kits are aftermarket automotive assemblies that increase engine displacement by lengthening piston travel. Along with a stroker crankshaft...
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