Project Trans Am – Month 25

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Project Trans Am – 24 Months Later

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Amazon.com and Raybestos Brakes – Bad Customer Service, Poor Quality Control

Update on May 2nd: I got an email apology from Raybestos about the experience I had with them and they want to call me to discuss further. Other than my experience dealing with the product warranty with Amazon, the Raybestos rotors are good quality. Just knowing that they do want their customer experience to be […]

The Web is getting Sloppy, Why is it a Problem and Who’s Fault is it?

Lately I’ve observed a few web sites that have been “re-launched”. Web sites vary from a small time blogger, a popular car forum, a very large automotive vendor and even Google! First, let me define what I mean by “The web is getting sloppy”. Essentially the Internet is organized by domain names, for example www.google.com. […]

Early Spring Home Improvements

It’s not quite spring time but the lack of snow got me motivated to fix some of the little things that have been on my honey-to-do list. Fireplace and HVAC Vents The HVAC and Fireplace vents were long over due for replacement. They were cracked/damaged when we bought the house, and this winter took them […]

Project Trans Am – 22 Months Later

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Project Trans Am – 18 Months Later

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The Sears/Kmart dot com = Horrible Commerce Sites and Craftsman made over seas?

First let me clear the air, the sears.com / kmart.com (And all other domains it takes itself on as) are horrible sites for web commerce. Also troubling is the trend to manufacture Craftsman hand tools over seas. Searching for Craftsman Tools on a Mobile Device Searching for Tools on sears.com with a mobile device is […]

Pegboard in the Garage and Snags Tearing Down the Pontiac 301 Turbo

This Memorial Day weekend I got to do some work around the house. My initial plan was to start building the Pontiac 400, but I recently discovered I needed one more part (Cam thrust plate) and it did not arrive yet, so I decided to work on the firewall and other various little parts on […]

Torque Wrenches Reviewed

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