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by Sqlightnning
Thu Oct 01, 2015 6:03 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Tow rig odometer reading
Replies: 27
Views: 2485

Re: Tow rig odometer reading

Why does 90% of Chevy vehicles have only one parking light that works? Betty had 2 older body Cameros and both had signal light problems. Funny you mention that. We notice it on their trucks from early 2000's to recent body styles. Silvarados, Sierras, Tahoes, Yukons, Suburbans.... They almost all ...
by Sqlightnning
Thu Sep 24, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Looking at another prospective Tow Vehicle...
Replies: 79
Views: 3021

Re: Looking at another prospective Tow Vehicle...

Called Jasper engines and transmission, they sell rebuilt engines and trasmissions. An unbiased independent automotive organization. I asked them what their number 1 selling engine is. His answer: 3 valve 5.4L by far... he said we sell a bunch of em'! I asked what is the weakness, what causes them ...
by Sqlightnning
Wed Sep 23, 2015 11:55 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Tow rig odometer reading
Replies: 27
Views: 2485

Re: Tow rig odometer reading

I have worked at a Ford dealer for a while so I have been around all of the diesels. 90% of the problems on the 6.0's come from lack of maintenance or putting tuners on them and turning up the boost. The biggest issue was egr & oil coolers going out. My theory on this is when the engine blocks were ...
by Sqlightnning
Wed Sep 23, 2015 6:26 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Tow rig odometer reading
Replies: 27
Views: 2485

Re: Tow rig odometer reading

Don't have a picture, but over 340,000. 2003 F250 6.0 :box just now getting broken in.
by Sqlightnning
Tue Jun 09, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Bought (Leased) slip for year...tips?
Replies: 8
Views: 1102

Re: Bought (Leased) slip for year...tips?

get a deck box at lows or home depot. it is a lot cheaper than getting from a marine supplier
by Sqlightnning
Mon Sep 01, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Easier tying off at marina?
Replies: 5
Views: 739

Re: Easier tying off at marina?

thats what i did in my slip. i have carabiners attached to both of my dock lines. i pull in and just clip off the boat and i am good to go
by Sqlightnning
Sat Jul 26, 2014 6:22 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Need tire recommendation's
Replies: 9
Views: 502

Re: Need tire recommendation's

Carlisle makes a 20.5x10 e rated tire. it is hard to beat Carlisle when it comes to trailer tires.
by Sqlightnning
Mon Jul 07, 2014 9:32 pm
Forum: Camping & Fishing Stuff
Topic: GPS Fishing Spots
Replies: 10
Views: 2842

Re: GPS Fishing Spots

if you just need gps, look at the navionics app
by Sqlightnning
Wed Apr 30, 2014 7:13 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Wise Console Windshield
Replies: 0
Views: 702

Wise Console Windshield

Did anyone that used a Wise Console put a windshield on it? I have been looking around for 1 and can't find one. I have been looking on greatlakesskipper.com and have found a couple that were close, but would require some fab work to mount them and I think they would look like they were just tossed ...