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  1. Comptech replied to the thread What do Northerners do about rust?.

    My only experience is with the rust converter. It's been on there about 5 or 6 years now and looks really good still. But it sees very...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:04 PM
  2. Comptech replied to the thread What do Northerners do about rust?.

    The Eastwood product looks exactly like the original frame coating, it's not gooey or anything like that

    Jan 16, 2019 at 7:14 PM
  3. Comptech replied to the thread What do Northerners do about rust?.

    Usually a snow shovel and a broom to sweep them up out of the driveway.I'm in Ohio and they're using the liquid de-icer now. I have...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 7:14 PM
  4. Comptech replied to the thread Vehicle titles.

    Gets a little better..one was on the trailer,other was just getting ready to be fueled for the trip.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:14 PM
  5. Comptech replied to the thread Yet another diesel.

    Well there aren't two more coming, he didn't have titles to either one that were proper. A title in someone else's name does me no good.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 4:28 PM
  6. Comptech posted a new thread.

    Vehicle titles

    So you're going to wait till after I drive 4 hours with the trailer and the expense to tell me that the titles are screwed up. Sorry,...

    Forum: Lounge

    Jan 16, 2019 at 4:24 PM
  7. Comptech replied to the thread Yet another diesel.

    It's a sickness.. there are two more 1985 300Ds on the way here tomorrow. Those cars were $31,000 in 1985?

    Jan 15, 2019 at 11:35 PM
  8. Comptech replied to the thread Best starting aid?.

    I had an antique can of Scott's liquid gold. Dang that stuff would fire anyting. When it ran out I got a new can, couldn't get it to work.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:58 PM
  9. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    It's almost a crapshoot here in our area when buying parts. Really all we have left is the box stores.. all of our old fashioned part...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 10:53 AM
  10. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    I just looked up the boiling point on brake fluid. Nearly 450 degrees if no moisture. And you're correct if it's doing it cold.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 10:44 AM
  11. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    He found that bad hose with a thermal scan tool/gun. I have never thought to use one that way. Could that brake fade possibly be very...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  12. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    It drove our shop mechanic nuts until he found it. He is starting to get a little fed up with all the ABS/brake problems that we have...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 10:12 AM
  13. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    Just a thought.. we have been fighting a truck at work with steering issues, of all things that was a bad brake hose. it was acting as a...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 10:03 AM
  14. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    I would look for rust coming out of the u joint caps as a start.Personally,I have bad luck with calipers hanging, seems like I have to...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:59 AM
  15. Comptech replied to the thread Truck is drifting..

    Was the drift there before the new box?If not,I find that it may be better to go back over what has already been touched than look...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:49 AM