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  1. tom3 liked camarochevy1970's post in the thread Thread sealer squeezing from head gasket.

    I would not reuse the gaskets, but that's just me

    Oct 22, 2018 at 9:29 AM
  2. tom3 replied to the thread hey Dave Nelson.....

    Remember all but the milk deal too. And our phone number was 398. Used to pick up the phone and talk with the operator when I was a...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 9:28 AM
  3. tom3 replied to the thread Got myself a new vehicle.

    Listening to a car talk show on the radio a while back. Woman had a late model 70k mile Dodge truck, going cross country, asking about...

    Oct 20, 2018 at 10:29 PM
  4. tom3 replied to the thread Mismatched 5 spoke Z28 wheels - OK to use?.

    I'd mount those old wheels up on an axle and check close for runout on the inside rim. I've seen this especially on the older wheels.

    Oct 20, 2018 at 9:54 PM
  5. tom3 replied to the thread Should I go with POR15 or not? Any suggestions?.

    I've played around with the POR stuff, not impressed. With sandblast and all prep the stuff peeled off like scotch tape after 4 or 5...

    Oct 20, 2018 at 9:51 PM
  6. tom3 replied to the thread Thread sealer squeezing from head gasket.

    I'd go the other way I think. When the bolt was run down the sealer probably oozed out and ran to the outside. Tightening and torquing...

    Oct 20, 2018 at 9:17 PM
  7. tom3 liked jeff swisher's post in the thread Sometimes.......

    I have no issues here in Oklahoma people turn off the brights even when cresting a hill you will see the other guy dim his lights...

    Oct 20, 2018 at 9:13 PM
  8. tom3 replied to the thread 327 Camshaft Recommendations.

    Dumb question. Had you taken the intake off lately? I've seen a too long bolt in the intake make contact with a push rod and tear up...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 2:35 AM
  9. tom3 replied to the thread Started "wheel hopping" Fix?.

    Always hated those traction bars, but they do work and sometimes the only solution. And tires seem to make a difference sometimes too,...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:56 PM
  10. tom3 replied to the thread Sometimes.......

    And starting to see older vehicles with the 8 million candlepower LED retrofit headlights, like looking into an old camera flash. Not...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:43 PM
  11. tom3 replied to the thread Public service announcement for retired people..

    I'm getting close to that too. And my old friends who are already retired drive around looking for someone to stop and talk to - for a...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:36 PM
  12. tom3 liked COPO's post in the thread Microsoft Co-founder Paul Allen Dies At Age 65.

    Wow, that's not old cause I'll be 65 this Month.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:30 PM
  13. tom3 replied to the thread Son’s 79 lifter question.

    Thanks for this info and picture. Never really thought about this over the years. Sure makes sense.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:28 PM
  14. tom3 replied to the thread KFC Taylor Swift Special.

    Hard to find this, maybe she's bought the internet and keeps it sanitized? [img]

    Oct 17, 2018 at 2:19 PM