I noticed this on the smooth side of my serpentine belt.
I checked for any obstructions that would cause this groove but I couldn't find anything. I replaced the belt and and ran the engine for 5 minutes and then went on a 30 minute test drive. The new belt looked fine.
I just completed a 55+ mpg tank.
845.5 miles/15.13 gallons = 55.88 mpg
Car: 2000 Golf TDI, 5 speed. Me plus two small passengers, the 10yr old is 65 lb and the little one is 45 lb.
I had been running 16" wheels with 205/55/16 tires but I switched to a set of 15" Avus wheels with the stock...
It is time for another Reno GTG.
I think late September or early October would be a good time.
Unrelated item: Who wants to split a case of Delvac-1 with me? Interstate Oil sells Delvac by the case, $88.
How about another northern Nevada GTG? I hosted the last one back in July......any volunteers to host the next one? I'm free on Oct 26th or Nov 2nd. Bring your guns, too.
Northern Nevada GTG
Date: Saturday, November 2nd
Time: 10:00am - ...
I'm looking for Arco Stations between Oakland and Truckee that carry ULSD and are also very close to the highway. The one station I found in Sacramento (Walerga Ave) is more than 3 miles from the highway. Is there a more convinient station along the way?
It's time for the first Officail Reno/Sparks TDI GTG!
Date: Saturday, July 13th
Where: My House
3080 Fairwood Drive, Reno NV
If your on Hwy 80, take the East McCarren exit, exit #19. Go south on McCarren for about 3 miles then make a left on Mira Loma (a 7/11 and...
I know of three stations between Sparks, NV and San Francisco that carry biodiesel.
1. Western Energetix: Sparks, NV
They carry B20 made from recycled fryer oil. A standard CFN card will work.
2. Olympian Oil: Sacramento, CA
They have B20...