Search:

Type: Posts; User: Bruce King; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.23 seconds.

  1. Replies
    13
    Views
    375

    The squeaking that is unrelated to worn brakes is...

    The squeaking that is unrelated to worn brakes is caused by a high frequency oscillation when the brakes are just barely to low application. All pads fit in loosely for reasons that I don’t know.
  2. I went through all this with my home inspection...

    I went through all this with my home inspection business and most is similar.
    You want an insurance company that is admitted in your state. Non admitted companies can file bankruptcy and the state...
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    539

    Harbor fright and N. Tool has the clamp on type...

    Harbor fright and N. Tool has the clamp on type that works well. About $20.
  4. Replies
    13
    Views
    375

    Everything back there to do with brakes was...

    Everything back there to do with brakes was replaced except parking brake. Some pads come with a composite thin slab on the back for anti squeal but I had to coat those also.
  5. Replies
    13
    Views
    375

    My truck has disc on the rear even though it’s a...

    My truck has disc on the rear even though it’s a 2003. It looks similar to drum on the outside because of the parking brake drums.
  6. Replies
    13
    Views
    375

    I had the problem on many cars when I forgot to...

    I had the problem on many cars when I forgot to use it. I spray it on the back of the pads and wait till very tacky. Maybe not turning the rotors has caused it. I have put high mileage on 3 BMW’s and...
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    375

    Rear brakes on truck

    Had corrosion and dragging brakes so I took it to a well known mechanic. Getting some squeaking back there after the total rebuild. They texted me to see if everything was ok and I told them I might...
  8. Replies
    57
    Views
    1,454

    Poll: That 1975 breaker that didn’t trip, let me quess,...

    That 1975 breaker that didn’t trip, let me quess, it was a FPE panel. If anyone has an FPE or Zinsco it needs to be replaced before a fire.
  9. Replies
    57
    Views
    1,454

    Poll: Guess why they make the winged nuts vs knurled.

    Guess why they make the winged nuts vs knurled.
  10. That’s an extremely small pipe for an air leak...

    That’s an extremely small pipe for an air leak but the fix that is only on a few houses owned by Hvac techs and home inspectors is to put p-traps on those and fill the secondary trap with mineral oil...
  11. Thread: Turbo tax

    by Bruce King
    Replies
    5
    Views
    210

    The button to click for manual entry is too far...

    The button to click for manual entry is too far down the page where they have two choices to decide on. By the time I read all that and selected one I scrolled down looking for the continue button...
  12. Thread: Turbo tax

    by Bruce King
    Replies
    5
    Views
    210

    Turbo tax

    Downloads from financial companies is either not working or has wrong numbers in several cases. Canít upload it from a saved form either and get all the numbers. Lots of work. Might pay someone next...
  13. I've only saw one house like that. I doubt it’s...

    I've only saw one house like that. I doubt it’s allowed anywhere now unless they are using an older code cycle. Codes do differ but not all building inspectors go into the attic and if they do it’s...
  14. A properly plumbed condensate system has:...

    A properly plumbed condensate system has:
    Primary piped with a slope downhill to exterior or to a sump pump. Never to a sewer system because even with a trap in the attic for example it will dry out...
  15. Replies
    6
    Views
    386

    If you are sure at least one thing is working on...

    If you are sure at least one thing is working on that circuit and it’s just a single lever breaker you have a loose or burned wire. Turn off all breakers. I would start by looking in the box where...
  16. Replies
    114
    Views
    6,629

    Congratulations Jim! Word of advice, keep the...

    Congratulations Jim!
    Word of advice, keep the shop smaller than the house to prevent marital poaching upon sacred ground.
  17. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,214

    Especially if you have it setup to rout too deep...

    Especially if you have it setup to rout too deep and don’t secure the workpiece.
  18. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,132

    The big box 6ga copper is only rated for 55 amps....

    The big box 6ga copper is only rated for 55 amps. For a 100 ft run it would be best to put in AL wiring, check with electrician or code book for size and do a 100 amp panel.
  19. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,306

    I would charge for the design and detailed quote....

    I would charge for the design and detailed quote. The charge is subtracted from the quote if they sign. They can get a cheaper quote elsewhere using your free information and many will.
  20. Replies
    17
    Views
    774

    I have the 80v kobalt lawnmower so I would...

    I have the 80v kobalt lawnmower so I would consider getting that one too but need a lot of power for clearing after hurricanes.
    I was about to cut down a Chinese Tallow tree due to all the greasy...
  21. Replies
    17
    Views
    774

    Here is the kit I ordered, it’s 45mm but designed...

    Here is the kit I ordered, it’s 45mm but designed to fit the 51 epa too.
    I can install a compression release on this one.
    https://www.hlsproparts.com/product-p/503609171.htm
  22. Replies
    17
    Views
    774

    The 55 uses the same documentation as the 51 with...

    The 55 uses the same documentation as the 51 with notations on differences. 51 epa does not have one.
  23. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,981

    When I started my inspection business I...

    When I started my inspection business I underestimated the difficulty of getting agents to send you customers. There were only a handful of inspectors with websites so I used my downtime to build a...
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    774

    Plenty of carbon and something on the piston...

    Plenty of carbon and something on the piston side. No scoring evident. After all this work Iíll be installing new parts. Having trouble with the ads though. Picture of whole top end kit with a part...
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    774

    I was on there, that’s where I found this to be a...

    I was on there, that’s where I found this to be a common problem with many saws. Some fixes are on there but no help for mine. I’m taking the piston out this afternoon to look.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4