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trailer light connector

I have a 2004 Ford Explorer with the V8. The running light connector on the trailer light connector is not working. I think there is a relay somewhere that controls this. Can I replace it and if...
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Water leaking at top of glass slider

After about 5 weeks of dry weather with temperatures in the 30's, it has started to rain again here in Beaverton, Oregon. After a couple of days of good, hard rains, my wife noticed a small stream...
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Roof moss removal

I've got a comp roof, about 6 years old and there is moss accumulating on the North facing areas. I've had some roof cleaning companies look at it but there seem to be conflicts in their approaches....
10-04-05, 10:25 AM
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Calking Hardi Plank Siding

I'm trying to handle the maintenance for 45 Town Homes with Hardi Plank Siding approx 6 years old. One of the tenants told me that this type of siding needs to have all the joints calked every year....
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Ford amp gauges

Maybe a silly question but I've had many Fords over the years, starting with 1954 and I've never had one that had an amp gauge that seemed to register anything. They just seem to sit there, right in...
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Do you think that would be the problem even...

Do you think that would be the problem even though my first problem is that the pilot light will not function properly?
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RV water heater

The pilot light on my Travel Trailer water heater barely lights. It will only stay lit as long as you hold the red button down. My son says that he had the cover off the box that the gas tube comes...
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1980 Yamaha XT250 - runs rough.

I've had this bike for a number of years and I recently changed the needle valve because it seemed to flood easily. Now the engine runs rough, will not idle and backfires.

I'm going to change...
03-22-05, 09:13 AM
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Good small pickup for less than $5,000?

I need to replace my '79 Ford Van and am thinking about a small pickup with an extended cab. I really don't want 4-wheel drive and won't need much power but would like something that has a good...
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Replacing Van Bucket Seats

I would like to replace the front bucket seats in my 1979 Ford E150 van. The mounting pedestals and adjustment hardware are in good condition but the seats themselves are worn out.

Would it be...
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I checked the plate - not burned through, just a...

I checked the plate - not burned through, just a little carbon. Cleaned it up, put a new gasket on and it seems to have cured the problem.

Thanks again.
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Well, you were exactly right. I just pulled the...

Well, you were exactly right. I just pulled the carb off - again - and the gasket under the EGR valve housing is shot.

Thanks!!!
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Hopefully not. Those were both replaced when I...

Hopefully not. Those were both replaced when I did the carb work. Also, I removed the carb to check the gaskets.

More suggestions?
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Sounds like an exhaust manifold leak

I have a 1979 Ford E150 van with the 302 V8, about 130,000 on this engine. Recently, I took the carb off to clean it up and install a carb kit. All went well and the engine runs fine but now there...
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I may have found a replacement engine for this...

I may have found a replacement engine for this boat. It is supposed to be a year 2000 3.0 Ltr just like mine, only newer. The owner purchased it to put into an older boat with a Gen I Mercruiser...
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Cracked Manifold?

Could a cracked manifold cause water in the oil? I'm still trying to figure this thing out but at the same time, I am taking your advice and trying to locate a replacement engine.

Thanks for...
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There was also a very small crack on the outside...

There was also a very small crack on the outside of the block, just below the soft plug. How could I tell if the manifold is cracked? There is water in the oil which I thought would indicate a...
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Using Engine Block Sealer

I hope someone can help me with this - For various reasons, I couldn't get my 1994 18' Larson with a 3.0 Ltr Mercruiser winterized and it appears that I cracked the block. It still runs fine but the...
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Ford 302 V-8 Choke Problem

I have a 1979 Ford E150 Van with the 302 V8, 2bbl carb, automatic, no air. I installed a kit in the carburator and everything seems to run fine except the choke will not close when starting in the...
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Water in the oil

I've got a 1994 4-cyl, chev engine which I carelessly let freeze last winter. Now water in the oil. My mechanic ran a block sealer through it and it has improved but there is still some water...
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1994 Mercruiser 3.0 Ltr GM Engine

I find I need to replace this engine. Is there any reason why I can't replace it with an engine out of an automobile? Can it be adapted to bolt up to the outdrive? The marine application engines...
02-19-04, 07:32 AM
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Well, they don't tilt in and I can reach the...

Well, they don't tilt in and I can reach the upper window by opening the lower window and reaching out. I need to get the lower one out to clean. It appears to be attached to the frame at each side...
02-19-04, 07:14 AM
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Apparently these are "single hung" windows - the...

Apparently these are "single hung" windows - the upper part does not move. I can clean it by opening the lower part and just leaning out the window to clean the upper part but what about the outside...
02-18-04, 10:11 AM
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Cleaning Double-hung windows

I have recently moved to a 3-story townhouse and am thinking about how to clean the exterior windows. I can't get to them from the outside so my question is this:

How do I remove the part of the...
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Fantastic advice - this was one of the easiest...

Fantastic advice - this was one of the easiest plug changes I have ever done. Removal of the shields was simple with the use of a claw hammer to pry out the clips and all plugs were within easy...
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