Samuel Williams Jr's Recent Activity

  1. Samuel Williams Jr liked Valiant V's post in the thread They should market these cars better.....

    The guy going 65 in a 60 mph zone isn't the "safety hazard". It's the guy going 85... or the guy tailgating less than a car length...

    Jun 17, 2021 at 3:18 PM
  2. Samuel Williams Jr liked Mendel Leisk's post in the thread Do rodents make nests in the battery cooling fan or venting?.

    Yeah never mind the horoscope; open it up and clean.

    Jun 17, 2021 at 3:02 PM
  3. Samuel Williams Jr liked gromittoo's post in the thread I just bought a CPO Prius V. Lots of issues..

    UPDATE, 3 days later: At this point, almost everything has been resolved. Thanks to many supportive members in this forum, I kept my...

    Jun 17, 2021 at 2:43 PM
  4. Samuel Williams Jr liked Jonny Morrow's post in the thread Running lean P0171.

    28 psi is the best I could get both idle and hard accel. Fuel pump in the mail. I’ll report back. Thanks all!

    Jun 17, 2021 at 1:26 PM
  5. Samuel Williams Jr liked ChapmanF's post in the thread How tight should the parking break be?.

    I haven't gotten into many Prii where the parking brake was especially loose. The spec is that the pedal should click 8 to 11 times...

    Jun 16, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  6. Samuel Williams Jr liked AC / DC's post in the thread is this Gem true? 2014 with 47k miles.

    I hear you, and understand your point. At any time any of the thousand parts in a car can break prematurely. My experience as a...

    Jun 16, 2021 at 12:04 PM
  7. Samuel Williams Jr liked ASRDogman's post in the thread is this Gem true? 2014 with 47k miles.

    It all depends on how much money you have to spend.... (y)

    Jun 16, 2021 at 12:03 PM
  8. Samuel Williams Jr liked bisco's post in the thread Have to plug in fob to start car.

    how is the 12 volt health?

    Jun 15, 2021 at 11:54 AM
  9. Samuel Williams Jr liked ChapmanF's post in the thread New head gasket, now P0340.

    On a Prius inline 4, when the crankshaft is pointed at the TDC mark, both pistons 1 and 4 will be at TDC. If you have aligned the cam...

    Jun 15, 2021 at 11:27 AM
  10. Samuel Williams Jr replied to the thread New head gasket, now P0340.

    LOL V8 and a distributor? Most likely no one under 50? Has no idea? But I do. And in as much as I will be getting back into this crap...

    Jun 14, 2021 at 7:36 PM
  11. Samuel Williams Jr liked AC / DC's post in the thread is this Gem true? 2014 with 47k miles.

    Thank you all for your posts. I truly appreciate your input. It sounds to me the Gen 3 is not the right car for me. I did some further...

    Jun 14, 2021 at 6:42 PM
  12. Samuel Williams Jr replied to the thread is this Gem true? 2014 with 47k miles.

    Time will tell but the Gen 4 changed the piston ring's and moved and water cooled the erg valve on the Gen 4. One has to "assume," that...

    Jun 14, 2021 at 6:42 PM
  13. Samuel Williams Jr liked ASRDogman's post in the thread is this Gem true? 2014 with 47k miles.

    "keep me awake at night thinking about a catastrophic internal/gasket failure around the corner" What about other catastrophic...

    Jun 14, 2021 at 6:24 PM
  14. Samuel Williams Jr replied to the thread 1nz-fxe Prius engine long block swap options.

    Agree like for like is not a big deal. But that is not how the OP started this thread, just saying.

    Jun 14, 2021 at 6:15 PM
  15. Samuel Williams Jr liked Rmay635703's post in the thread 1nz-fxe Prius engine long block swap options.

    Personally because PRII motors are all over the map regardless of miles if you have more time than sense get the cheapest good running...

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