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  1. Maintenance and Repair
    So I'm having some trouble figuring out why my 3.8 won't come up to operating temp. I've had the engine replaced by a jasper certified shop and it drives like a dream, but the temp gauge in the car sits pretty much on the bottom line in the "normal" range. I also get no heat in the car when its...
  2. Maintenance and Repair
    Hi to all, it's me again; I'm running into a little confusion with a subject: My taurus would take a little more crank than usual to start up, was running a little rough and It had some gasoline kinda smell. Last week with the engine cool I pulled the spark plugs out in order to clean em up and...
  3. Maintenance and Repair
    Hi fellas. I'd like to hear your opinions. My 89 wagon engine was rebuilt except for pistons (only rings) and water pump. I've been using 20w-50 which I consider it to be way too thick (starting to have tap noise, would disappear after a while). Manual reads that I should use 10w-30 or 10w-40...
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