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07-08-12, 03:58 PM
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yes I do have a crawl space

yes I do have a crawl space
07-08-12, 03:05 PM
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reroute drain pipe behind wall?

Ok I want to put a mirror/medicine cabinet flush mounted in my downstairs bathroom. I cut out a small square to scope if out back there and see a PVC drain pipe, straight and about 2 inches in...
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I'm not saying to do this but I had a car where...

I'm not saying to do this but I had a car where the compressor wouldn't kick on. The freon was low so I had to 'hot-wire' the compressor kind of bypassing the low pressure switch. It won't kick on if...
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Views: 1,260
Posted By todthebod

I've honestly never seen a Durango that hasn't...

I've honestly never seen a Durango that hasn't had torque converter issues. Do a google search for durango and torque converter is see if any similar to yours. Good luck.
05-07-12, 10:48 AM
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Posted By todthebod

Pulpo - I had a plumber come in last week and he...

Pulpo - I had a plumber come in last week and he put a PRV in under the house. We didn't know there was one in the ground.


Update.......took out the old in-ground PRV and there is no more...
05-06-12, 03:33 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

NEW DEVELOPMENTS!!!! First I never even...

NEW DEVELOPMENTS!!!!

First I never even knew that valve was there. It was covered with dirt/mulch so it probably has never been turned off since the house was built.

Second, I did some...
05-06-12, 02:56 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

Ok here is the valve in question This is the...

Ok here is the valve in question This is the valve on.

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This is the valve as far as it will go in off position. ????? Hmmmm doesn't look all the way to me. Could something be in there? I...
05-06-12, 02:26 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

Ok the gauge says 60psi. I can turn on the...

Ok the gauge says 60psi. I can turn on the kitchen sink (which normally doesn't cause banging by itself) and the pressure will barely drop to 56 or 57. Now I leave the sink on and flush a toilet. The...
05-05-12, 10:33 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

They just basically took the 'guts' out of the...

They just basically took the 'guts' out of the check valve to make sure that wasn't the problem. There was nothing done to anything on my system when it started. The only thing I've ever done really...
05-05-12, 09:35 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

Hmmmmmm...........what's weird is the water...

Hmmmmmm...........what's weird is the water company came out when I told them about the plumber blaming the meter. They took the meter off to check it. It was good. Next they took apart an assembly...
05-05-12, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

The water pressure is 60psi now. I think the...

The water pressure is 60psi now. I think the plumber just put the water arrestor things in because he was out of other ideas. Aren't the arrestor things usually just for a water hammer that only...
05-05-12, 03:47 PM
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Views: 4,501
Posted By todthebod

Ongoing water banging problem

A few months ago I started noticing a faint banging in the pipes whenever water was filling a toilet or we had more than 2 faucets on at a time. Gradually it got louder so now it almost sounds like a...
10-10-11, 03:39 PM
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Posted By todthebod

High water pressure?

I've been chasing a pretty good water hammer for a little while. Constant pipe banging during hot or cold supply. Then I remembered the water company recently put up a new water tower about a mile...
06-16-10, 12:26 PM
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Views: 978
Posted By todthebod

Believe it or not it's working perfect now and...

Believe it or not it's working perfect now and it's 94 outside. I guess it couldn't pull the inside temp down from 90 but once I got the inside temp down to 72 overnight it could keep up. Thanks for ...
06-15-10, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 978
Posted By todthebod

Another not cooling thread

Ok I"ve got an 8 year old Trane TWN036C100B4 that's not cooling. A little history, over the winter the outside fan motor died. I don't know how long it was dead. I just noticed it one day and...
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Views: 1,034
Posted By todthebod

If you want it to always keep that very green...

If you want it to always keep that very green color even after you cut then you need to only cut a 1/4" each time. Don't cut it too short or you'll get that dry look. Of course this means having to...
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Views: 3,324
Posted By todthebod

I have a pressure washer that started doing the...

I have a pressure washer that started doing the same thing. It gradually got worse and worse until it was unusable. It would have pressure for a few seconds and then it would die off almost like it...
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Posted By todthebod

First thing I'd try is a new plug. Pull it a...

First thing I'd try is a new plug. Pull it a couple times without a plug in it just in case there's some fuel in there also when you're changing it.
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Posted By todthebod

I have a bud that used to work for Champion. He...

I have a bud that used to work for Champion. He said they had plant meeting about making split-fire plugs back in the day. About how they work exactly the same as a single electrode plug and it was...
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Views: 1,077
Posted By todthebod

I've seen a lot of bad crank position sensors on...

I've seen a lot of bad crank position sensors on those.
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Posted By todthebod

I use my pneumatic cut off wheel for that kind of...

I use my pneumatic cut off wheel for that kind of stuff for a last resort. Before that I spray with PB Blaster, put the nut back on the threads and beat on it with a hammer. You have to make sure you...
05-26-10, 03:27 PM
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Views: 1,231
Posted By todthebod

New fan motor overheating?

First post! (this site is awesome) anyway I have a Trane unit and this past winter I noticed the fan motor wasn't working. After getting sent the wrong capacitor 3x, I just gave in and bought a...
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