CB7Tuner Forums

Go Back   CB7Tuner Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: fleetw00d
Forum: Technical Today, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 61
Posted By fleetw00d
The hub and bearing are separate parts; the...

The hub and bearing are separate parts; the bearing is pressed onto the hub. Bad bearings are normally manifested by squealing/squeaking, not clunking.
Forum: Beginner Technical/Performance Today, 09:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 89
Posted By fleetw00d
When correctly operating, the battery only...

When correctly operating, the battery only provides the power to start the engine. Once started, the alternator is the primary source of electrical power. If you have a fully charged battery, but a...
Forum: Technical 12-07-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By fleetw00d
Yes, eight clips with a screw. You have to lift...

Yes, eight clips with a screw. You have to lift the rubber lip to access them. If it is cold outside, use a heat gun to soften the rubber.
Forum: Technical 12-07-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 61
Posted By fleetw00d
Check the caliper slide pins. Make sure the pads...

Check the caliper slide pins. Make sure the pads aren't moving around on the bracket. Make sure the hub to rotor bolts are tight. Were your radius rod nuts tightened correctly?
Forum: Technical 12-05-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By fleetw00d
I need to take one apart and get a better idea of...

I need to take one apart and get a better idea of how it works.

Just thinking - did you replace the check valve in any of this service work? I think it is intended to keep vacuum in the reservoir...
Forum: Technical 12-04-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By fleetw00d
The other area that is troublesome is the seals...

The other area that is troublesome is the seals on the clips that attach the chrome trim along the bottom of the rear window. I just had to do the outer tail lights and these clips to keep the trunk...
Forum: Technical 12-04-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By fleetw00d
Parts on the way - didn't get a chance to clean...

Parts on the way - didn't get a chance to clean them up to match the rest of your car.
Forum: Technical 12-03-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 98
Posted By fleetw00d
Shift points from the OEM service manual are...

Shift points from the OEM service manual are shown in this post:
http://www.cb7tuner.com/vbb/showpost.php?p=3098337&postcount=19
Forum: Technical 11-29-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 63
Posted By fleetw00d
Just to be sure, we're talking just about the...

Just to be sure, we're talking just about the plug wire, not the spark plug itself, correct (at one point you say "put the plug back in")?

How old are the lower plug seals and plug tube seals (at...
Forum: Off Topic 11-26-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By fleetw00d
Bought a 2007 Element EX AWD last week - did your...

Bought a 2007 Element EX AWD last week - did your friend buy the one you looked at?
Forum: Other Automotive Members Rides 11-26-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 58
Posted By fleetw00d
fleetw00d : 2007 Honda Element EX AWD

2007 Honda Element EX:

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4911/32196281038_fec7c9b935_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/R45mDL)2007 Element EX AWD (https://flic.kr/p/R45mDL) by Paul Kemme...
Forum: Off Topic 11-26-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4,137
Views: 350,612
Posted By fleetw00d
For this particular model, cyber Monday price at...

For this particular model, cyber Monday price at Harbor Freight is $180; the stands maybe $50 each. It is only a 1 ton hoist, but it worked to get the engine/trans out of Rose. I have a friend...
Forum: Technical 11-23-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By fleetw00d
That's about the pressure I could generate hand...

That's about the pressure I could generate hand cranking one in the JY once when I was trying to find a head with unbent valves. If your gauge is like mine, it has a check valve to record and hold...
Forum: Beginner Technical/Performance 11-23-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 274
Posted By fleetw00d
Along with Raf99's question, was it a new...

Along with Raf99's question, was it a new distributor (from where?) or a different used one? Did you actually check at the plugs for spark? Did you check the injector resistor? Could also be the...
Forum: Technical 11-20-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 111
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: 4,137
Views: 350,612
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: 427
Views: 56,760
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: 231
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: 21,290
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: 4,115
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: 44
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: 3,088
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: 41
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: 15
Views: 184
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: 411
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.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:21 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.