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You are correct about when I notice it. I'd add...

You are correct about when I notice it. I'd add sharp turns to it as well. If the car is stopped, and I apply pressure to the brake, I get nothing. I must be moving to notice it. Not sure what...
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It might be roters. I was told by a mechanic...

It might be roters. I was told by a mechanic that you don't typically need to turn the rotors on a Civic as they wear evenly... So I've never done it. I can get a little shimmy in the wheel at...
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strange sound when braking

I have a 98 Honda Civic with over 180k miles on it. For the most part, it runs very smooth. However, I've noticed/felt a knocking or clunking sound when I am braking. It will happen only once when...
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Unfortunately, my multimeter was lost when I...

Unfortunately, my multimeter was lost when I moved last :(

However, I did want to thank you guys, as it looks like it was the battery. Last night, I successfully jumped the car with my van. It...
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Posted By nate123

Phil, Thanks. A guy at work suggested the...

Phil,

Thanks. A guy at work suggested the same thing. I'll try jumping it tonight. I hope it is the battery, as that is relatively cheap and something I can replace myself.
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Car won't start

I'm not quite sure what happened here, but the car was running fine then suddenly wouldn't start. Ok, here's the scoop.

I have a 1998 Honda Civic with 160k miles on it. Other than standard...
09-01-05, 12:58 PM
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Posted By nate123

Reliable Diesel vehicles

I'm thinking about buying a second car simply for gas milage purposes. I wanted to consider also getting something that is diesel powered. What I'd like to know is which models of diesel vehicles...
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I just want it to be more efficient that's all. ...

I just want it to be more efficient that's all. I think it's a waste to run 2 cat 5 cables, only to turn one into voice....
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Structured media in the house

I just moved into the house that I am building and I need to complete the structured wiring. To start, all the wire has been run. I've run 2 coax cable and 2 cat5e connections per run (about 13...
08-10-05, 08:26 AM
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Posted By nate123

never done a countertop, but I have done a...

never done a countertop, but I have done a backsplash. I'm pretty sure any mortar/mastic would work for either one. I'd definitely make sure you seal the tile, as you don't want water getting in...
08-10-05, 06:14 AM
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Posted By nate123

Dishwashers with granite counters

I'm in the final stages of construction for my new home, and the dishwasher is all hooked up. However, this dishwasher is designed to screw into the countertop. With the countertops being granite,...
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Posted By nate123

I was looking at it last night, apparently it is...

I was looking at it last night, apparently it is still spinning, but very slow and it isn't draining. So I'm guessing there's something clogged in the pump. Am I right? Anyways, is this something...
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Whirlpool washing machine

I recently purchased a used whirlpool washing machine that was in fairly decent shape. After a few short usages, the machine stopped spinning. I had a repair guy come out and he replaced some...
06-21-04, 01:42 PM
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Posted By nate123

Fix the surface of my tub

I've been doing some work in my bathroom which required knocking out the tile surround that existed in the bathroom. Even though I put down a sheet to protect the surface of the tub, it still got...
06-14-04, 02:21 PM
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Posted By nate123

repairing a block in a glass block window

OK,

I screwed up a bit yesterday. I was demolishing some tile in a bathroom I am remodeling, and I managed to miss and my hammer broke one of the blocks in a glass block window.

How easy is...
01-09-04, 08:13 AM
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Posted By nate123

Leaky Kitchen sink

Quick question:

In my kitchen, I've noticed that the pipe underneath the sink is leaking quite a bit. Pretty much, every time I pour water down the drain, quite a bit of water comes out of that...
07-21-03, 10:36 AM
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Posted By nate123

recent heavy rains

Have made my basement rather wet. This house is vacant, so I have no way of knowing if it actually flooded, but it became rather damp within the last two months.

Anyways, this has caused some...
07-21-03, 10:34 AM
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Posted By nate123

old galvanized pipes. How would something get...

old galvanized pipes. How would something get clogged in them?
07-21-03, 09:59 AM
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water flow in upstairs bathroom

I haven't seen this one before. I have a house that has been vacant for quite some time. About two months ago, we went in and fixed a ton of things up and it is now for sale. When we were in a...
05-21-03, 12:39 PM
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Posted By nate123

Very helpful... it looks like they are all...

Very helpful... it looks like they are all dripping through the main screw... I assume that is what you mean by the main stem... I can definitely try that.

For the last one, I just replaced...
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Posted By nate123

Built one in March of 02... Put an Asus A7V...

Built one in March of 02...

Put an Asus A7V 333 board in it with an Athlon XP 1.5 GH.

My advice.. processor speed is so quick now that you probably don't need to run out and get the 2.7 GH... ...
05-21-03, 11:47 AM
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Posted By nate123

Replacing a couple of dripping valves

Quick question. About how much is a reasonable price to have three or four dripping shuttoff valves replaced?

I did one a while back and it was a pain and I don't have the right tools to do it....
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Posted By nate123

anyone know an easy way?

To remove paint from an unstained/unfinished wood floor?

I learned a valuable lesson, never hire someone to paint your house.... He was doing a door with a paint sprayer and no drop cloth...
03-19-03, 12:45 PM
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Posted By nate123

We had this problem in our shower recently. ...

We had this problem in our shower recently.

We turned the water off to the house and ran a coat hanger into the hot water pipe from the hot water handle. Worked like a charm. Quite a bit of...
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Posted By nate123

This tells me that your problem is related to...

This tells me that your problem is related to your IDE controller and not the cd rom. You can spend all day working on the cd rom, but if your IDE controller is not functioning properly, you are...
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