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Forum: eBay and Craig's list listings 05-29-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 644
Posted By ti cali ed
The wife wants an automatic so a clutch won't be...

The wife wants an automatic so a clutch won't be an issue. CVT's however have always been hit or miss. I hadn't heard of many head gasket or engine trouble's. It does concern me that they really...
Forum: eBay and Craig's list listings 05-25-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 644
Posted By ti cali ed
I put the old ti on CL.

Good, bad or otherwise I listed my 1996 ti cali ed on the cedar rapids iowa CL. I posted it for $4300, leaving a little room to move on price. It runs good and looks good but is far from perfect. ...
Forum: Maintenance 05-25-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 984
Posted By ti cali ed
There are a few desent radiator flushes on the...

There are a few desent radiator flushes on the market. I believe prestone makes the most common one you can go the the parts store and pick up. Flushing radiators has however become almost a thing...
Forum: Lounge 05-23-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By ti cali ed
funny things kids say

We have a few cars and my kids have nick names for all of them. We have the 2003 gmc savana that they just call the van, the 1999 chevy tahoe that's called Mom's truck, the 1965 mustang that's just...
Forum: Lounge 05-22-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,131
Posted By ti cali ed
We tend to forget how old these cars are. Yes,...

We tend to forget how old these cars are. Yes, it could easily fail as with anything that has moving parts and is old. That said mines a '96 and it still works great. As for noise level I've heard...
Forum: Exterior 05-17-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,266
Posted By ti cali ed
I just had a brand new windshield installed a few...

I just had a brand new windshield installed a few weeks back for $179
Forum: Personal bios and Introductions 04-30-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 856
Posted By ti cali ed
I don't know about you but that little tire...

I don't know about you but that little tire clearance kinda scares me, rolled fenders or not. Otherwise, I like the looks of the wheels, and I've always liked the blue paint.
Forum: I'm thinking about buying a ti. 04-30-2012, 01:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 973
Posted By ti cali ed
The ti is a cool little car so I hate to say it,...

The ti is a cool little car so I hate to say it, but if you have a cracked head - basicly a bad motor you can pretty much buy another car for what the rebuild is going to cost. I can't say anything...
Forum: Engine 04-29-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,951
Posted By ti cali ed
It sounds like you have some maintance to get...

It sounds like you have some maintance to get caught up on. You probably do need a ccv. This controls pressure in the crank case and if it gets plugged the pressure will find the weakest link to...
Forum: I'm thinking about buying a ti. 04-23-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,086
Posted By ti cali ed
It's not often you find any low miles used cars...

It's not often you find any low miles used cars these days, and if you can pick it up for $3K that would be a bargin even for a low miles honda. As for issues with it I'm sure it's going to need a...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-20-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By ti cali ed
I don't think the price is out of line. I can't...

I don't think the price is out of line. I can't say I like the look either. Seems like even in the used market there are tons of wheels at this this point. If it's what you want get'em if they...
Forum: Exterior 04-20-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 649
Posted By ti cali ed
I'm thinking the molding on my 1965 mustang is a...

I'm thinking the molding on my 1965 mustang is a polished stainless steel that was reused when the windshield was out of it. I also had a 1966 porsche 911 that the windshield was knocked out of that...
Forum: Lounge 04-20-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,529
Posted By ti cali ed
What's the conversion from hp to say cp (cat...

What's the conversion from hp to say cp (cat power), 75 isn't impressive in hp but 80,000 cp sounds awesome.
Forum: Interior and ICE 04-20-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By ti cali ed
Bad spellers of the world untie!!! I use rosin...

Bad spellers of the world untie!!! I use rosin on my violin bow and resin with the fiberglass. Tough crowd. I could see where a strip of metal would have worked nice.
Forum: Exterior 04-20-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 649
Posted By ti cali ed
I know some of the moldings you replace and...

I know some of the moldings you replace and others are reusable. Many older cars had a big chrome ring around the edge. I don't have the screened popup deflector as it's an older model. just...
Forum: Interior and ICE 04-20-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By ti cali ed
door panel top edge repair

I finely repaired my driver door panel the other day. Some of the broken plastic supports were roughed up with sand paper and then pieced back together with fiberglass cloth and rosin. this worked...
Forum: Exterior 04-20-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 649
Posted By ti cali ed
windshield and cali roof

I just had my windshield replaced on my 1996 cali ed. On the old windshield the black plastic molding on the top edge of the windshield stuck straight out about 3/8 of an inch. The new windshield...
Forum: Lounge 04-20-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,529
Posted By ti cali ed
This is what happens when a honda civic vomits on...

This is what happens when a honda civic vomits on a bmw. But before we make to much fun of the owner, he's probably a member of the forum so.... sorry.
Forum: Interior and ICE 04-19-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 892
Posted By ti cali ed
You said it cali ti, the factory head had a pin...

You said it cali ti, the factory head had a pin on the back of it that went into a hole to support the back of it. I don't know how many new heads have this feature. Is it posible to move the head...
Forum: Lounge 04-19-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,842
Posted By ti cali ed
What we may be missing is the fact bmw owners are...

What we may be missing is the fact bmw owners are smarter, hoter, and have really good taste. And I don't think anyone on this site will disagree with me. Did I mention bmw owners are better lovers?
Forum: Engine 04-19-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,386
Posted By ti cali ed
It hard to tell but I'd say timing cover. I...

It hard to tell but I'd say timing cover. I think you have to pull the head to get to it. I think. I have however read that the oil filter housing is known to leak on these. Best bet would be to...
Forum: Lounge 04-18-2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,842
Posted By ti cali ed
As all ti owners know, it's not how long your bmw...

As all ti owners know, it's not how long your bmw is it's how you drive it. lol.
Forum: Exhausts 04-18-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 996
Posted By ti cali ed
I think four cyl. engines are inherantly raspy...

I think four cyl. engines are inherantly raspy sounding due to the unbalanced nature of the engine. I'm not sure how much better inline 6's are. The more pistins the better I'd think. Many four's...
Forum: Lounge 04-18-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,842
Posted By ti cali ed
It makes perfect sense. Think about it. Porcshe...

It makes perfect sense. Think about it. Porcshe owers typicaly aren't married men but young singles and the car screams I'm young and not married. On the other end of the iconic lux car market you...
Forum: Engine 04-18-2012, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,134
Posted By ti cali ed
I've replaced the connectors that connect onto...

I've replaced the connectors that connect onto the block, one on the back of the engine and one on the side and they were pretty easy. I think there's a few more connectors at the fire wall as well,...
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