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  1. General Technical Chat
    Greetings, I stripped the threads while replacing my water pump (as part of timing belt/water pump service). I've helicoiled the threads. Now I'm trying to find new bolts. I've sourced m6-1 x14mm bolts, but the heads are 10mm instead of the original 8mm. Will that cause any issues? Or do I...
  2. General Technical Chat
    So the day before this happened I heard a squealing sound but only briefly. Then heard it again while at a stop light, car started shaking more so than normal, loss in RPM's and then started smoking. Within probably 30 seconds or less I had already pulled over into a parking lot and shut it...