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Forum: General Automotive Discussion 10-10-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,287
Posted By JimmysRed150
It's 44 yrs later and the 66 Fairlane is still...

It's 44 yrs later and the 66 Fairlane is still one of the best looking cars that ever hit the road. I hired in at Ford in 65 and that fall, they had a 66 new car preview for the employees at the...
Forum: Crossovers 05-12-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,113
Posted By JimmysRed150
It depends on what seat configuration you get. If...

It depends on what seat configuration you get. If you get the full bench second row, it'll seat seven but, if you get the buckets with the center console, it seats six.
My brother just bought a...
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 05-12-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,093
Posted By JimmysRed150
I retired out of Fords Livonia Trans Plant and my...

I retired out of Fords Livonia Trans Plant and my oldest son works there and he's on the new 6 spd job and he says they've been bringing in new machinery for future production increases and adding a...
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 01-16-2009, 12:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By JimmysRed150
Yes, beware The Wrath Of Khan. Ricardo Montalban...

Yes, beware The Wrath Of Khan. Ricardo Montalban was as good as they come. Wasn't like the typical Hollywood star that got married and divorced countless times. He was married for about 60 years to...
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 01-16-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 970
Posted By JimmysRed150
Fish have friends? I guess that could make sense...

Fish have friends? I guess that could make sense cause I'd rather have a fish for a friend than any nitwit crackpot that belongs to that group.
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 09-21-2008, 12:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By JimmysRed150
Well, it turned out to be the fuel pump was...

Well, it turned out to be the fuel pump was leaking. Had it replaced and now it runs like a charm. Hopefully, that'll be it for awhile. With the way the economy is going, this car has to go maybe at...
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 09-13-2008, 12:02 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 6,072
Posted By JimmysRed150
Nah, the Tigers are going all the way. They're...

Nah, the Tigers are going all the way. They're just getting ready to make their big move now. Seriously, I think the Angels are the team to watch out for. Nobody seems to pay them much attention and...
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 09-12-2008, 11:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By JimmysRed150
Thanks for the info. Now, how do you check for...

Thanks for the info. Now, how do you check for codes? I've heard the term but, not being anything close to a mechanic, it's all Greek to me. Also, the car was tuned up less than two years ago, time...
Forum: Transit Connect 09-09-2008, 10:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By JimmysRed150
Just how big is the Transit Connect? Because the...

Just how big is the Transit Connect? Because the other day, I saw a car hauler with some Focus' on it and there were also two small vans that looked like the pictures I've seen of the TC. These vans...
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 09-09-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By JimmysRed150
A Little Help Please

I'm hoping some of you mechanics out there can give some help with a little problem I'm having with my car. I've got a 98 Mercury Tracer, 95,000+ miles. It runs really good but, some mornings, on a...
Forum: Ford vs The Competition 04-11-2008, 11:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,028
Posted By JimmysRed150
Here in Michigan, the city of Romulus is...

Here in Michigan, the city of Romulus is currently using some Hemi Chargers and Magnums. I've seen one of each, they're black and even the police dept. logo is black on the side of the vehicles. If...
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 04-11-2008, 11:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,275
Posted By JimmysRed150
Actually, I believe it's $12,000 now. And true,...

Actually, I believe it's $12,000 now. And true, you're not going to make anybody rich that way but, let's say you give your buddy $12,000. Your wife could also give him the same amount plus, you...
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 04-11-2008, 11:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,275
Posted By JimmysRed150
I can assure you that he didn't make $100,000 a...

I can assure you that he didn't make $100,000 a year working 40 hours. He put in alot of OT to make that money. I to worked in a Ford plant and have been retired now for 8 yrs and on my best yr,...
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 02-07-2008, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By JimmysRed150
Need A Little Advice

Ok, I've got a 06 Fusion and I like the car alot but, lately, the gas mileage really sucks and it's getting worse. If you go by the window sticker, it says the mpg is supposed to be in the area of 22...
Forum: General Automotive Discussion 01-27-2008, 01:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By JimmysRed150
I worked for Ford for 35 1/2 years at the Livonia...

I worked for Ford for 35 1/2 years at the Livonia Transmission Plant in Livonia, Michigan. Did a number of jobs, assembly, testing main control bodies for the old C6, packing those m.c bodies,...
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