Doing it hot only counts for lab analysis, with the goal being to exclude erroneous moisture contamination / fuel contamination from pulling the thing into the garage.
If you read internet advice about stirring up the oil to make sure you get particulates out and believe this...
So, 3 things
1. Your steering is loosy goosy. Can see several things moving in the video, that shouldn't. If it's coming up as good in inspection, you're doing it wrong lol. Look harder, do whatever you need to do. Because the videos are pretty damning.
2. Quite possibly because of loosy...
Installed on Mar 12th, 2019 at 140k. Currently at 165k
I read mine through the OBD port.
Running castrol edge euro 0w40:
Hot idle is ~50psi. Highway at 1600rpm is 65 or so.
Cold start is hard to quantify since temperature swings where I am. If it's in the negatives, it'll be high 70s at...
I did intake gasket on it when I picked it up at 115k. Also did knock sensors, harness, oil pressure sensor while in there. And brakes. There was nothing wrong w/ them, I just didn't trust OEM stuff that was that old. Moisture ingress and pad delamination is a...
Got a replacement lower valence to replace the one the '**** broke. Turns out, cheapest place to get it was the dealership. 55 bucks for the whole thing ain't bad at all.
2 bolts and some snaps to install. Takes about 10 minutes. Longest part of the process was locating my tap and die set since...
Washington to Wisconsin
Visiting a friend for a trip we've been planning since 2019, before the ching chong chinky wong ping lo **** pao sweet and sour sickness cockblocked everything.
Too much of a cheap ass to pay for motels and also impatient
If ya want to know how to check them... Most people check the things wrong. Will explain
Car on ground, jack it up from the LCA, as close as you can possibly get to the ball joint. Just enough to lift the front tire off the ground 2-3 inches.
From there, put a pry bar underneath the front...