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  1. Make it in your garage. Hit up the local schools...

    Make it in your garage. Hit up the local schools for their fryer oil and buy a biodiesel kit to make it yourself.
  2. Put about 400 lbs of sand bags over the rear...

    Put about 400 lbs of sand bags over the rear axle. You'll be surprised how much it smooths out.
  3. Changing the rear gears shouldn't be too...

    Changing the rear gears shouldn't be too expensive, probably $300-$600 depending on the gearset and who does the install. The trans, well... That's a little more.
  4. Thread: Hello

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    That sticker you saw was mine. If you've got...

    That sticker you saw was mine. If you've got 160k and haven't done a tune up, I'd say it is definately time.
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    Take it back to the shop, tell them you'll give...

    Take it back to the shop, tell them you'll give them another shot at correcting the issue. If they can't/won't address it, call the insurance company. Tell the insurance company that you're still...
  6. Yup, computers didn't start appearing in cars and...

    Yup, computers didn't start appearing in cars and trucks until about 1980 or so.

    As far as the fuel economy goes, is your truck a 2 or 4 barrel motor? I imagine it's a 4, but if not, swap out...
  7. Your truck will take about any GM engine/trans...

    Your truck will take about any GM engine/trans combo you wanna throw at it. I assume you're wanting to do a swap from a 5.7 Vortec to the later 5.3 Vortec, right? While it is possible to do the...
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  9. Thread: tire wear

    by OldDiesel
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    Holy Cow! You know, you would think that someone...

    Holy Cow! You know, you would think that someone in the tire sales industry would know better!
  10. Thread: tire wear

    by OldDiesel
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    No sweat!

    No sweat!
  11. Thread: tire wear

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    From www.michelin.com: Where do I install new...

    From www.michelin.com: Where do I install new tires if I only buy two?
    If you're replacing only two tires, be sure to have them installed on your vehicle's rear axle. New tires will provide better...
  12. Thread: tire wear

    by OldDiesel
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    Semis have to have new tires on the front due to...

    Semis have to have new tires on the front due to DOT mandate. They cannot run recaps on the steer wheels. Other than that, semis can run recaps on all of the others. The reason for putting the...
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    Wow! You don't want much, do ya?! Easy on the...

    Wow! You don't want much, do ya?! Easy on the pocket book and big block just don't go together. So, you've got a 454... What trans do you have in it now? Any idea what rear end? Need more info.
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    WOW!!! International shipping sucks!! Seems...

    WOW!!! International shipping sucks!! Seems really steep though.
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    Price drop again... I'm looking at a transfer to...

    Price drop again... I'm looking at a transfer to Colorado possibly in the very near future, and I can't afford to take this truck and my Chevelle. Guess which one I'm gonna hang on to...

    $1500.
  16. Thread: tire wear

    by OldDiesel
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    You always want the better tires on the rear. It...

    You always want the better tires on the rear. It doesn't matter whether the car is front, rear, or 4wd. As for the tire wear, how are the tread blocks when you replace them? Insides worn out,...
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    Only 78,000 were exported out of Japan though. ...

    Only 78,000 were exported out of Japan though. Probably not a huge deal here in the US.
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    I would SO come and help with the install, but...

    I would SO come and help with the install, but I'm in Ohio. Good luck!
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    Wow! Glad to hear that you're ok. As far as the...

    Wow! Glad to hear that you're ok. As far as the seat goes, I have heard of it before. The seat tracks can break right next to the ears where they bolt to the floor. The seat recliner mechanism...
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    Already taken... I think I have a card in my...

    Already taken... I think I have a card in my wallet for a free sandwich from Subway. :mrgreen:
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    I came into my Diesel by virtue of the fact that...

    I came into my Diesel by virtue of the fact that it is what my Grandfather had, and I needed wheels. When it comes to my body style 'burban though, I just can't imagine having anything else in it. ...
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    Sounds like most of us could learn a thing or two...

    Sounds like most of us could learn a thing or two from you! Welcome to the board!
  23. Thread: members only

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    +1 I'll usually check out this and my other...

    +1 I'll usually check out this and my other boards at least once a day, if not more.
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    any updates on this?

    any updates on this?
  25. Need more info. What engine? Two wheel drive /...

    Need more info. What engine? Two wheel drive / four wheel drive? Modded? Which chassis, 1500 (half ton) or 2500 (3/4 ton)? Rear end gear ratio? There are a lot of different configurations that...
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