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  1. Kaptainkid1 liked edthefox5's post in the thread Bad Piston Rings?.

    Yes it has bad rings usually the oil scavenge ring on the piston goes first they also seem to suffer from clogged rings too unless you...

    Jan 18, 2020 at 11:48 AM
  2. Kaptainkid1 liked edthefox5's post in the thread Bad Piston Rings?.

    10-30 & 5-30 are the same weight oil at operating temp so your not accomplishing anything. Move up to 40 weight oil that will help.

    Jan 18, 2020 at 11:47 AM
  3. Kaptainkid1 liked maximusdec's post in the thread All praise the Prius.

    I just want to make a post heaping praise on my 2007 Prius. Almost at 250K miles with original Battery and am just in love with her...

    Jan 15, 2020 at 1:33 AM
  4. Kaptainkid1 liked andrewsaws's post in the thread Prius Died While changing Inverter Coolant Pump.

    Thanks for your reply. Am2 fuse is all good. Will be checking the relay integration today. For the second part yes i dont know why he...

    Jan 14, 2020 at 3:46 AM
  5. Kaptainkid1 replied to the thread 2005 Prius leather interior conversion.

    Nice upgrade. Its sucks out here in LA those seats would have been $300-400 from pick a part. SM-J737T1 ?

    Jan 13, 2020 at 4:21 PM
  6. Kaptainkid1 replied to the thread Rear suspension.

    Well I choose this mod because it works and it's cheap. Honestly I just drove 3000 mile camping trip with fully loaded thule box roof...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 6:01 PM
  7. Kaptainkid1 attached a file to the thread Rear suspension.

    I used lift helper springs for $12 at autozone. Easy to install and cheap good mod for extra weight in the...

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  8. Kaptainkid1 liked mary2al's post in the thread Prius as a Generator Revisited.

    I don't want to go into all the details but much of the above (Icarus) info is wrong -- I don't know where he gets it. There are threads...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 1:05 AM
  9. Kaptainkid1 liked syncmaster's post in the thread Thinking about disconnecting traction control.

    How many times has this happened to you? You are waiting to pull out of a shopping center into fast traffic. You see a chance to pull...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 12:55 AM
  10. Kaptainkid1 liked strawbrad's post in the thread Corolla/Matrix suspension compatibility.

    The Corolla struts will not fit a Prius. I spent a bunch of time in a you pull it junkyard yard trying to figure this out. The mount to...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 12:50 AM
  11. Kaptainkid1 liked NortTexSalv04Prius's post in the thread Corolla/Matrix suspension compatibility.

    I just want to verify that you are stating that the front wheel knuckles on Toyota Corolla 2003-2009 model year are different geometry...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 12:50 AM
  12. Kaptainkid1 liked Marcilla Smith's post in the thread Tema 4x4 lift kit.

    [ATTACH] The next morning, and I don't even think about it or feel it while driving

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  13. Kaptainkid1 liked Marcilla Smith's post in the thread Tema 4x4 lift kit.

    [ATTACH] Later, I'll try to get more pics. I had another, but the file was corrupted. In the lower right, there is a little arm that...

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  14. Kaptainkid1 liked Marcilla Smith's post in the thread Tema 4x4 lift kit.

    Here is the original thread, which I am branching off due to the original title seems inappropriate to the direction things ended up...

    Jan 12, 2020 at 12:48 AM