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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Frame Repair.
    If the sides are rotten; the other rust has not made itself apparent yet…. Guaranteed there is more you haven’t found. Why replace the...
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread PCV valve replacement.
    More than likely the pieces that you may have missed removing will end up in the engine oil sump. There is a chance they will get drawn...
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    CharlesHS reacted to Artsifrtsi's post in the thread Frame Repair with Like Like.
    If you have rust coming through the side, you’ve quite possibly got bigger problems you don’t see… yet. You should scope the frame to...
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Frame Repair.
    IF you found a hole in the frame rail; be rest assured there is more rust that you don’t see. You cannot spray over flakey rust; it...
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Frame Repair.
    The best way is to cut about 3/4 the way up the frame on the inside and outside to remove the affected rusty area, spray rust...
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Bad Headlight Ground?.
    I have seen bad ground connections with less rust and oxidation shown in the above pictures create a bad ground connection. As others...
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    CharlesHS reacted to C.J. Roberts's post in the thread Bad Headlight Ground? with Like Like.
    I've seen systems not work with NO rust showing, but corrosion can look like nothing. The corrosion does NOT look like nothing. Take...
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    CharlesHS reacted to macleanflood's post in the thread Bad Headlight Ground? with Like Like.
    I see a LOT of rust. At the very least remove the bolt, clean up the eyelet with a brass brush, and reconnect. Wondering if that level...
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Stock vs Windstar CFM?.
    You are correct. My apologies…. I am presently in the Philippines and we are 16 hours ahead of you in CA; so this post never happened.
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Control arm replacement.
    The Profile for the OP does not assist with determining lift or not… His profile does state he has a straight 6 2.4L. ???? Must be typo.
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    You are probably going to find that the price for shipping is going to be cost prohibitive unless you can get a deal and you know...
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    When I was the leader on trails with groups; I made it VERY clear that no alcohol would be allowed UNTIL the run was over…. I was not...
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    Which is also why none of the couple groups I preferred to wheel with allowed any alcohol to be consumed on the trail. We waited until...
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    There are some real idiots out there on the trails, especially the "hold my beer and watch this" bunch.
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    CharlesHS replied to the thread Stuck u-joint bolt stripped.
    Remove the U joint straps and bolts HOWEVER you can. Whether you use a box wrench, vise grips or drill the head off. The drive shaft...