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by Rope-Pusher
Sat Aug 13, 2022 6:24 pm
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Random Videos
Replies: 1510
Views: 183042

Re: Random Videos

THE HOOVER MANEUVER - VACUUM SHIFTING I asked someone who lived through this era "Whatever happened to Vacuum Shifting?" ....or was it "Whatever happened to Vacuum Clutch Release?" and was told that the systems weren't durable and technicians didn't understand them, so they were...
by Rope-Pusher
Sat Aug 13, 2022 8:43 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Random Videos
Replies: 1510
Views: 183042

Re: Random Videos

A FILM YOU MAY NEVER HAVE SEEN!

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCtJlgtZnBY[/youtube]
by Rope-Pusher
Sat Aug 13, 2022 8:19 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Random Videos
Replies: 1510
Views: 183042

Re: Random Videos

BEWARE OF GEEKS BEARING GIFTS Full-Floating axles are a big thang with orf-roadsters, exspecially rock crawlers. When you have locking front and rear differentials, a single axle may end up transmitting all the available torque,....and when you have a lot of ratio in the trans, in the transfer case...
by Rope-Pusher
Sat Aug 13, 2022 7:59 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Random Videos
Replies: 1510
Views: 183042

Re: Random Videos

CHEVROLET - Keeping you in Suspense for Over 84 Years!

(AND THAT'S JUST SINCE THEY PRODUCED THE FILM SHOWN IN THIS VIDEO)

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej7CRAIGXow[/youtube]
by Rope-Pusher
Sun Aug 07, 2022 8:15 pm
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: Standard transmission EPA ratings
Replies: 19
Views: 884

Re: Standard transmission EPA ratings

WASH OUT - Traffic is stopped up ahead!
by Rope-Pusher
Fri Jul 29, 2022 12:53 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55838
Views: 2842997

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

First it was Daimler,....then it was Cerberus,.....then it was Fiat,.....now it's PSA,.....say what you want, but automakers appreciate the profits that "The Company Formerly Known as Chrysler" is able to contribute to a partner / owner. NORTH AMERICA CARRIES STELLANTIS - Autoline Daily Ca...
by Rope-Pusher
Mon Jul 25, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55838
Views: 2842997

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

Uncle Tony Drank the Kool-Aid

He's converting his Bottle-Rocket Racecar to a Slushbox.....but he still sez why for street-n-Strip you rilly want to be Amish.

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZYhTySApxQQ[/youtube]
by Rope-Pusher
Thu Jul 21, 2022 8:27 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55838
Views: 2842997

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

ANYONE INTERESTED IN A CHINESE DUMPLING? " STELLANTIS DUMPS CHINESE PARTNERS - Autoline Daily Stellantis is dumping its joint venture partners in China. It’s closing down a joint venture it has with GAC, the Guangzhou Automotive Group. And it reached an agreement with Dongfeng to sell the shar...
by Rope-Pusher
Tue Jul 19, 2022 12:32 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55838
Views: 2842997

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

ANYONE INTERESTED IN A CHINESE DUMPLING? " STELLANTIS DUMPS CHINESE PARTNERS - Autoline Daily Stellantis is dumping its joint venture partners in China. It’s closing down a joint venture it has with GAC, the Guangzhou Automotive Group. And it reached an agreement with Dongfeng to sell the shar...
by Rope-Pusher
Tue Jul 12, 2022 11:16 am
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: Standard transmission EPA ratings
Replies: 19
Views: 884

Re: Standard transmission EPA ratings

Rejoice and lettuce kill the fatted calf. I'm not a cheap hooer anymore! I got invited to a free lunch and plastics lecture 20 miles from where I work. So, there and back is like 2 gallons of gas, a lot like $9-10.00. Lunch was Jimmy John's. I have no problem being thrifty, but with drive time bein...
by Rope-Pusher
Mon Jul 11, 2022 1:03 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 1962
Views: 164281

Re: What are you listening to?

Alice Cooper came out with this song in a presidential election year - timing is EVERYTHING! School's Out came out in late spring, just in time for one of the departing high School seniors to hijack the schools P.A. system and play "School's Out" through the entire building. that’s right;...
by Rope-Pusher
Mon Jul 11, 2022 12:57 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55838
Views: 2842997

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

SOARING PRICES FORCE CONSUMERS FROM USED CARS - Autoline Daily Have we finally hit the point that soaring used car prices are driving people out of the market? According to Cox Automotive, sales of used cars in the US market are down 16% compared to last year, while prices are up by almost the same...
by Rope-Pusher
Mon Jul 11, 2022 12:53 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 1962
Views: 164281

Re: What are you listening to?

Alice Cooper came out with this song in a presidential election year - timing is EVERYTHING!

School's Out came out in late spring, just in time for one of the departing high School seniors to hijack the schools P.A. system and play "School's Out" through the entire building.
by Rope-Pusher
Wed Jul 06, 2022 7:56 pm
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: Standard transmission EPA ratings
Replies: 19
Views: 884

Re: Standard transmission EPA ratings

Rejoice and lettuce kill the fatted calf. I'm not a cheap hooer anymore! I got invited to a free lunch and plastics lecture 20 miles from where I work. So, there and back is like 2 gallons of gas, a lot like $9-10.00. Lunch was Jimmy John's. I have no problem being thrifty, but with drive time being...
by Rope-Pusher
Sat Jul 02, 2022 1:48 pm
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: Standard transmission EPA ratings
Replies: 19
Views: 884

Re: Standard transmission EPA ratings

Mine is rated 16 City / 22 Highway / 18 Overall. I probably average 19 for a blend of mostly highway miles. I haven't ever gotten 22 mpg, but I can't say that I've ever been on a long highway trip where I wasn't towing a trailer. The EPA fuel economy testing is a side benefit of emissions testing. T...