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Kawasaki Jet Ski Restoration

Monday, 20 October, 2014

Post Created October 2014. Hi, this is my first personal water craft, a 1988 Kawasaki Jet Ski.  Picked it up for $25.  I plan a total restoration with everything tended to.  I quickly learned that working on PWC’s is NOTHING like boats!  You need lots of special tools and lots of patience.  You would think […]

Battery & Starter

Sunday, 27 July, 2014

I see this ALL THE TIME:  Folks call me out to “change the starter” (and sometimes they have already bought the starter) and all the vehicle needs is a BATTERY!!  Try a JUMP START before just assuming that you need a starter!  Cheers.

RV Roof Air Leaking / Not Cooling

Wednesday, 25 June, 2014

If you have water coming inside your recreational vehicle or it isn’t cooling, it probably needs a good cleaning. Leakage: Most roof air conditioners have drain holes in the pan that the compressor sits in, but frankly there is not enough of them and they are not large enough!  With this in mind, know that […]

Chrysler Dodge Minivan Serpentine Belt

Wednesday, 25 June, 2014

We have had requests for 3 of these lately.  Frankly I have always been used to installing belt(s) from under the hood, not so much with Chrysler Minivans! I am sure people are wondering “what the heck” when their belt comes off or breaks because looking just under the hood will get you nowhere. Tip: […]