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Need Advice About Ford EDGE

05/28/2015 by sukumar75
Hi all Good day to you I am working in DUBAI I am planning to buy Ford EDGE 2015. But many my friends are saying that the maintenance cost will be...
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Last comment 05/28/2015 by ignator
 

Extended Performance Engine Oil

05/27/2015 by Don in LA
I will be towing my 5th wheel camper on a 10,000 mile roundtrip to Alaska. I have used Shell Rotella for all of my oil changes in my Chevy C2500 Duram...
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Last comment 05/29/2015 by Andy Germany
 

Is This a Scam or What?

05/27/2015 by Fredski
http://www.air2nitrous.com/ I came across this product today, it claims to modify incoming air to an ICE gas, diesel, whatever and gives more power an...
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Last comment 05/28/2015 by lyn
 

Electric Self Rotating Wing (UNIT) for E.V.s

05/21/2015 by rotate1953
Built R/C version to Promote E.V. Cockpit/Power supply! 1st Flight Test! Collar @ Base of Shaft Moved! Shaft to Hard for Set Screws to Bite Shaft Not...
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Last comment 05/24/2015 by rotate1953
 

Takata Airbag Recall Doubled

05/20/2015 by SavvyExacta
Takata's airbag recall was discussed on CR4 back in November. The manufacturer has since doubled the recall to include about 34 million vehicles. Acco...
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Last comment 05/20/2015 by SolarEagle
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MotorBeat

57 blog entries, 599 comments (2 Viewing)

Openbay Launches an App for Car Diagnosis, That Also Helps Drivers Locate Auto Shops

05/26/2015 by Jordan Perch
Being able to detect potential breakdowns and defects on time can help car owners save a lot of money and avoid the hassle and stresses involved in de...
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Last comment 05/26/2015 by Brave Sir Robin

Lincoln Continental Concept Promises to Help Narrow the Gap Between U.S. Luxury Brands and Their Foreign Competitors

05/19/2015 by Jordan Perch
For a long time, American automakers have lagged behind their Japanese and German competitors in terms of offering a truly luxury model that would app...
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Last comment 05/27/2015 by RAMConsult

Uber Now Outnumbers NYC's Yellow Cabs

05/05/2015 by Jordan Perch
It's no secret that Uber is disrupting the taxi market at the cities it operates in, posing a serious threat to companies offering conventional taxi s...
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Last comment 05/06/2015 by C-Mac
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Chrysler’s “Customer Driveaway” Tag

05/28/2015 by dstrohl
Eccentricities regarding our vintage cars make them all the more interesting to discuss. Once you have thoroughly gone over the color combination...
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Rock Star Rollers–-a Pair of Bill Wyman’s Cars to Cross the Block at Goodwood

05/27/2015 by dstrohl
As the 1960s passed the halfway mark and ticked towards the 1970s, the Rolling Stones were one of the hottest acts in rock and roll, riding a...
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Transportation Art Saved From Razed Massachusetts Ford Dealership

05/26/2015 by dstrohl
A Ford dealership has stood at 1 Main Street in Greenfield, Massachusetts, for over 100 years. The property has evolved quite a bit over the ye...
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Automotive Technology

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Giving Birth to a New Factory

05/15/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Before you can program a machine tool, you need to design the space where that tool will work its magic. To accelerate that process for its clients, i...
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Should the OEM Own the Car You Paid For?

04/29/2015 by HUSH
Even 14 years after Napster was taken behind the woodshed and shot by copyrights lawyers, online piracy continues to thrive. Sure, it takes place in...
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Last comment 05/02/2015 by Wal

Cars Go Optoelectronic

04/17/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Optoelectronics - including LEDs, optocouplers, and infrared components - have increasingly supplanted more conventional electronics, especially in au...
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Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

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Metals producers are gearing up for increased sales based on Ford's decision to make an aluminum F-150 this year. (Read more.) Automakers are eager t...
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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
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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
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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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