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Forum: Technical Yesterday, 10:07 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By fleetw00d
Did you replace the FITV with a new or used one? ...

Did you replace the FITV with a new or used one? To test if it is the FITV, remove it and put a piece of electrical tape over the ports, then reinstall it. If this fixes the problem, remove the...
Forum: Off Topic 11-19-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4,134
Views: 345,428
Posted By fleetw00d
Picked up a 1 ton engine hoist (used once) and...

Picked up a 1 ton engine hoist (used once) and two engine stands for a C note. Just in time to pull the engine/trans from the wreck.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4894/45254953494_a3414a4ab3.jpg...
Forum: Members' Rides 11-18-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 55,933
Posted By fleetw00d
The gasket is not a separate part number from the...

The gasket is not a separate part number from the trim. If you want to seal the holes, just use a piece of thin self adhesive weatherstrip at each hole. I have a roll I use for things like the...
Forum: Technical 11-18-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 210
Posted By fleetw00d
I put together a DIY on how to replace the lower...

I put together a DIY on how to replace the lower hinge:

http://www.cb7tuner.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=210606
Forum: Engine DIYs 11-18-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 21,082
Posted By fleetw00d
When I installed mine (way back when); I was told...

When I installed mine (way back when); I was told it was an Accord transmission, so I didn't realize it didn't match the mount until I had bolted it to the engine and tried to raise it into position....
Forum: Exterior DIYs 11-18-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,046
Posted By fleetw00d
Here's one for replacing the lower front door...

Here's one for replacing the lower front door hinge without removing the fender:

http://www.cb7tuner.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=210606
Forum: Exterior DIYs 11-18-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 21
Posted By fleetw00d
Replacing Front Lower Door Hinge without Removing Fender

If your high mileage CB7 driver door sags (like mine), check the play in the lower hinge. Open the door about a foot, then lift the back of the door to check how much play there is in the lower...
Forum: Suspension DIYs 11-18-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,042
Posted By fleetw00d
Another simple one for the "General"...

Another simple one for the "General" category.

http://www.cb7tuner.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=210605
Forum: Suspension DIYs 11-18-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 19
Posted By fleetw00d
Tips for Moving a Car by Yourself

A few tips for moving a dead car by yourself. I had to get creative to move my wrecked 92 EX into the garage from my slightly sloping driveway. I had to lift the wrecked right front corner on my...
Forum: Technical 11-18-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 92
Posted By fleetw00d
If it was previously adjusted tight, then the...

If it was previously adjusted tight, then the rocker may still have been touching the cam lobe even when the valve was supposed to be closed. There is supposed to be some lash to allow the valve to...
Forum: Beginner Image Gallery 11-17-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By fleetw00d
Get it on a frame rack to check the structure. ...

Get it on a frame rack to check the structure. The caster is adjustable, just a bit of a pain to do it.
Forum: Off Topic 11-17-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 78
Posted By fleetw00d
I actually bought it (with her money) at about...

I actually bought it (with her money) at about 135,000. During the test drive, the engine sounded fine, a little ticking I heard I figured was just the valves needing to be adjusted. After the 2...
Forum: Technical 11-16-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 86
Posted By fleetw00d
I had the same problem; created a little more...

I had the same problem; created a little more room to get the panel off and work by removing the seat first.
Forum: Technical 11-16-2018, 12:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 86
Posted By fleetw00d
The push rod for the outer handle is adjustable;...

The push rod for the outer handle is adjustable; it is separate from the rod from the inside door handle.



Make sure the three screws that hold the latch are tight. Bending the rod may work for...
Forum: Technical 11-15-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 86
Posted By fleetw00d
Just looked at the passenger door latch assembly...

Just looked at the passenger door latch assembly from my wrecked 92 coupe. There is no adjustment of the rod from the inside handle to the latch assembly.
Forum: Technical 11-15-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 86
Posted By fleetw00d
It might be an early warning sign that things are...

It might be an early warning sign that things are failing in the latch mechanism. It is not an uncommon problem for the latch to fail such that you can't open the door from either the inside OR...
Forum: Off Topic 11-15-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 78
Posted By fleetw00d
My daughter has a 2008 LX, now at about 200,000...

My daughter has a 2008 LX, now at about 200,000 miles. Problem with piston slapping at 135,000, replacement engine has persistent oil consumption (at least one valve seal leaking). She just had to...
Forum: Off Topic 11-06-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By fleetw00d
I don't believe I've seen it before. What part...

I don't believe I've seen it before. What part of Ohio?
Forum: Off Topic 11-06-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 370
Posted By fleetw00d
Leaning toward an Element. Asking a bit much for...

Leaning toward an Element. Asking a bit much for this one; will look at it as soon as I can.

https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/cto/d/2007-honda-element-sc/6730151859.html
Forum: Technical 11-06-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 95
Posted By fleetw00d
It should. Try not to spray on lot on electrical...

It should. Try not to spray on lot on electrical connectors. If you took things like the FITV, IAC, and start valve off the manifold, did you use new seals when you installed them? I've checked...
Forum: Beginner Appearance 11-06-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By fleetw00d
www.tirerack.com has some great tools for...

www.tirerack.com has some great tools for comparing tires.
Forum: Suspension 11-06-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By fleetw00d
Should have taken a picture. I guess I got too...

Should have taken a picture. I guess I got too grease happy when installing the pins. There was enough in the end of the pin hole (if you put grease in the hole, the grommet will scrape it all off...
Forum: Suspension 11-06-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By fleetw00d
I know all that - just ran out of time yesterday...

I know all that - just ran out of time yesterday evening before the rain moved in. The piston wasn't the issue; I removed it, cleaned it and the bore, and installed a new seal and boot. It fully...
Forum: Suspension 11-05-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By fleetw00d
It does have one shim; it came already installed...

It does have one shim; it came already installed on the pad.
Forum: Suspension 11-05-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By fleetw00d
Brake Pad Too Thick, Caliper Hangs Up When Slide Bolts are Tightened

Installed new front (and rear) pads on my 92 rescue project. The right front rotor turns relatively easily until I tighten the slide pins (Nissin calipers); then it appears to clamp the outer pad...
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