Green Machine hit 100k. - Fuelly Forums

Android Users - Coming Soon! - Migrating from aCar 4.8 to 5.0

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-13-2010, 09:44 AM   #1
Member
 
Ratman667's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 76
Country: United States
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
Green Machine hit 100k.



That is all.
__________________

Ratman667 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2010, 12:35 PM   #2
Site Team / Moderator
 
Jay2TheRescue's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 4,657
Country: United States
Location: Northern Virginia
Congratulations! May you have several hundreds of thousands of miles more!
__________________

__________________






Jay2TheRescue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2010, 11:04 PM   #3
Registered Member
 
shatto's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 345
Country: United States
Yaaay, for you.
__________________
I use and talk about, but don't sell Amsoil.
Who is shatto?
06 4.7 Tundra replaced a 98 Dakota 3.9.
623,000 miles on original engine and transmission, using Amsoil by-pass filters and lubrication.
+Everybody knows something you don't know.
+Artists prove truth can be in forms you don't understand.

Low-Risk Option Trader
Retired Pro-Hunter featured in; 'African Hunter', by James R. Mellon III. and listed in; Rowland Ward's Records of Big Game.
shatto is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2010, 07:45 AM   #4
Registered Member
 
bones33's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 180
Country: United States
The vehicles I usually buy have over 100K on them. Since about the 1980s, vehicles and lubricants have been so good that several hundred thousand miles can be had if only good maintenance has been performed.

100K used to be a milestone when vehicles had major components that were often worn out, also odometers didn't have a digit for the 100K reading. These days expect to drive a vehicle at least 250K.

With that kind of extended use and age possible, cosmetic maintenance begins to play a more important role. Treat yourself and your vehicle to a thoroughly good cosmetic detail every 50K or so. Also paint and body repairs need to be maintained when needed. You'll be glad you did, both you and your car will feel better.

A guy in our church small group has a '94 Camry with over 350K and it looks absolutely fabulous and runs and drives like new. It is a real testament to what good maintenance practices can do. It's certanly cheaper than buying a new car every few years.
bones33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New 1994 Honda VX (to me) GasSavers_Dario Introduce Yourself - New member Welcome 5 04-14-2009 08:48 AM
CD Question civic lover General Fuel Topics 6 10-01-2008 12:43 PM
Clutch Issue on 95 Civic VX smccall General Maintenance and Repair 10 02-21-2008 10:50 AM
L@@k at what I found coastertoasterxb Electric and Solar powered 6 09-13-2007 07:56 PM
Lightweight Lawnmower battery mrmad General Fuel Topics 2 08-23-2007 08:37 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 02:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.