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Old 07-02-2015, 11:01 PM   #2021
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God I hate it when I do that or forget to take the old filter out of the car before I fill it up.
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This is why you are required to have a cat, thus easy access to kitty litter for cleanup.
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Old 07-02-2015, 11:18 PM   #2023
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<p>I've been changing oil for 8 years. Still can't believe it It was only maybe 2 seconds of pouring.</p><p>Idle oil pressure is 35. Seems low for a new oil change?</p>
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<p>I may or may not have just started pouring precious rotella gold without putting the drain plug back in....</p>
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<p>I've been changing oil for 8 years. Still can't believe it It was only maybe 2 seconds of pouring.</p><p>Idle oil pressure is 35. Seems low for a new oil change?</p>
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Old 07-03-2015, 12:22 AM   #2025
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10 second rule?
The first time I changed the oil on my current Audi, I didn't have a new crush washer for the drain plug so I reused it. It leaked, doh! Given that it holds 10 quarts of $10/quart oil, I wasn't about to throw it all away. Bought a new drain pain, drained the oil into it, replaced the crush washer, then poured it back in the top!

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Old 07-03-2015, 01:54 AM   #2026
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<p>Lol. I haven't changed the crush washer on this since I bought it...</p>
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Woah, our fully synthetic oil in Australia is usually $80-$100 for 4L.
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</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Damn, the most ive ever paid was $60 for 5qt jug of super special european car 0w-whatever M1 full syn. when it wasnt on sale and i was getting boned.</p>
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Old 07-03-2015, 11:02 AM   #2029
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Woah, our fully synthetic oil in Australia is usually $80-$100 for 4L.
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Old 07-03-2015, 02:48 PM   #2031
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Presumably that's in Australian dollars, so roughly 3/4 that in USD. Still high.

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What happened to the front of your car? Looks like dirty mike and the boys had a turn on it...
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Trans is gone. I still have 1st. But second sounds like marbles and still works. 3rd is gone. 4th and 5th are good. Wish me luck getting home
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Trans is gone. I still have 1st. But second sounds like marbles and still works. 3rd is gone. 4th and 5th are good. Wish me luck getting home
Destroyed 3rd at the drag strip? This was a 5-speed, right?

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<p>dat&nbsp;wheel hop</p>
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Nope. Real track. Twisty things.
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<p>oh? what were your dyno numbers again?</p>
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6 speed is getting shoved in sooner than planned.
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I was running 10psi ish. So probably 200ish HP.
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