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  1. When my daughter was 12, I got her a small dirt...

    When my daughter was 12, I got her a small dirt bike. At 14, I built her a Honda CA 160 (baby dream). Before each ride, I preached the same sermon and had her repeat it back to me. Many details on...
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    I'd like to know the parts and procedure needed...

    I'd like to know the parts and procedure needed to do the $7500 job. This would be fun for to research.
    If it's electronic, it has a controller and servo like motor to assist. Reprogram/flash the...
  3. Most new safety features are good ideas and do...

    Most new safety features are good ideas and do prevent a lot of accidents. Would I like a vehicle that could detect a child in my blind spot? Yes I would. However, I control the vehicle and would...
  4. Automobile safety features are making us stupid.

    A few weeks ago, my daughter left her home in route to work. While still in a residential area, a new Mercedes backed out of a driveway and T-boned my girls 2014 VW in the drivers door.
    Lucky my...
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    Windows 7 might start running slower due to end...

    Windows 7 might start running slower due to end of support updates (no support Jan 2020). Happened to my XP unit after Win bombarded it with updates just before they stopped support of it.
    Do not...
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    Play with this in: Settings General Settings...

    Play with this in:
    Settings
    General Settings
    Misc. Options




    Enhanced Interface - Full WYSIWYG Editing
    Basic Editor - A simple text box
  7. Need more atrophy reduction...

    Need more atrophy reduction equipment/personnel/insurance coverage.

    For every high dollar research program, there is a doctor playing politics and/or a politician playing doctor.
    Not saying all...
  8. The state Representative for the district the...

    The state Representative for the district the facility is located in, might be someone you could reach out to. Politicians love publicity. Having him/her visit your mom would be a feather in...
  9. The Camel Back is a very good idea. In my dirt...

    The Camel Back is a very good idea. In my dirt bike days, I put watered down GatorAde in mine. Put in the freezer the night before a ride. Was able to drink it all day as it melted. The hose is...
  10. If/when you get a lawyer >tell no one< especially...

    If/when you get a lawyer >tell no one< especially mom and dad. When the facility finds out you have legal aid, the dynamics change drastically.
    In most cases they will not talk to you directly at...
  11. I really admire your dedication to your parents. ...

    I really admire your dedication to your parents. You are doing the right thing, stay strong, don't give up. I wish I could be helpful with your situation.
  12. Thread: Van battery

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    Long stories abridged: *I had 4 batteries,...

    Long stories abridged:
    *I had 4 batteries, customer supplied (which I resisted) from Autozone, that apparently were filled with water. Hydrometer showed nothing. 4th batt, I put meter on it...
  13. Thread: Van battery

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    Many times I had customers come to me and say, "I...

    Many times I had customers come to me and say, "I think I have a bad battery". Tests showed battery was low or dead = charge needed, then more test. Many times, further test would show alternator...
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    If they don't exist, it's a neat idea.

    If they don't exist, it's a neat idea.
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    Some people get good results with them. Many...

    Some people get good results with them. Many have issues with it not detecting or late detection with subscription and sensitivity set high.
    Also late or no alerts on smart phone (this requires...
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    Try this PDF download...

    Try this PDF download
    http://asset-9.soup.io/asset/10143/3834_910e.pdf
    I did not test the download to see if it worked or if is actually what you need.
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    Yea, I see a lot of FB post that make me think,...

    Yea, I see a lot of FB post that make me think, do these folks have no real life outside the virtual (fake) world?
  18. Thread: Van battery

    by Gearhead
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    Those hand held load testers are only about 125...

    Those hand held load testers are only about 125 amps (last one I looked at long ago) maybe 200 amps at best. Not enough to do a real load test so those techs (or parts sales guys) will say, "your...
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    Sex sells, it kept you watching, ha. I just...

    Sex sells, it kept you watching, ha.

    I just started FB this year. My profile is minimal for security reasons. Made an ISO sale, looking for more. Trying the market place to sell stuff, no luck...
  20. Thread: Van battery

    by Gearhead
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    Three themes here: 1- method of acid retention...

    Three themes here:
    1- method of acid retention (3 types)
    2- maintenance free or not
    3- lead plate alloy/chemistry (2 types)
    Three totally different things but can be configured/combined many...
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    I got about 30%- 40% of my hands back (avg of...

    I got about 30%- 40% of my hands back (avg of both) but laying on my back for months early into SCI screwed my worn shoulders, back, and knees (move it or lose it kinda thing). Atrophy has hopefully...
  22. Thread: Van battery

    by Gearhead
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    This is what I meant by a combo battery ...

    This is what I meant by a combo battery https://www.batteriesplus.com/productdetails/battery/car-and-truck/dodge/grand-caravan/2007/v6-3.8l-600cca/sli34agmdp
    There are other brands like it and...
  23. Thread: Van battery

    by Gearhead
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    I put a combo battery (half deep cycle/half...

    I put a combo battery (half deep cycle/half regular) in my van due to long periods of no use and when used, it's mostly short trips.
    Batteries Plus has them, not cheap but plenty of CCA. Some auto...
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    I'm a Zip Tie freak. Most bags/packs are made of...

    I'm a Zip Tie freak. Most bags/packs are made of nylon or similar material. Easy to make holes in them for zip ties to go threw. Heat a phillips screw driver (#1 for small hole, #2 for bigger)...
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    Don't install "Preview of Quality" updates. They...

    Don't install "Preview of Quality" updates. They are test updates for those that will be released the next month.
    The "Preview" updates might cause glitches that MS will discover and correct,...
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