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blckwolf

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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:14:01 PM

I do. I can do everything except engine/transmission teardown/rebuild and sheet metal repair/paint. What skill(s) do you have?
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jessjames
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 10:15:00 PM

Yes
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proudvet1
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 8:41:59 PM

10 level maintenance I do
20 level maintenance I don't
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Mikeyy1960
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 7:59:36 PM

basic stuff i do.
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 6:22:10 PM

Yes, anything and everything
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 10:47:37 AM

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Saab93turbo
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 10:29:57 AM

I only change oil, wiper blades, light bulbs, battery, coolant, spark plugs, air filter and wash/wax the car. However, that covers quite a bit, much of routine maintenance. I can also check the brake pad thickness so I know when to have it changed it.
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 9:58:48 AM

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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 8:18:46 AM

Not since I could afford to have the maintenance done for me...that was about 50 years back...
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 8:58:12 AM

90%
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No....not anymore...............
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 5:42:37 AM

Yes I do.. I' own a auto repair shop and do that for a livin
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 1:19:46 AM

what I can
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 12:49:18 AM

Only minor stuff.
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 12:46:24 AM

Do all the repairs that don't need me to use a car lift, like one in the repair shops, for my wife's and my car.
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 8:53:57 PM

I do some of it. Things that involve fluid draining I really can't do because of the incline my vehicle is parked at (I know how, but it's steep enough that I'd never get all the old fluid out).
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 8:46:40 AM

Over the past years I tackled most repairs, have slacked off a lot, still as a automotive enthusiast on certain occasions I break back into the routine. Saving much repair dollars that way.....
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