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  1. juicer
    05-06-2016 03:51 PM - permalink
    juicer
    Hey GG,
    Once again have to ask... is USMB down or is it just me?
    Just my luck as I had just posted asking for HELP...
    Juicer/Brusbrother
  2. Annie's LLB Outback
    11-27-2015 11:42 AM - permalink
    Annie's LLB Outback
    Hello Grossgary,


    As per our most recent CEL code issues thread, could you please advise as
    to what we should be looking for regarding this issue.


    Member eagleye though you might have some ideas


    Thanks in advance,


    Gerry
  3. bizarre11
    10-13-2015 11:15 AM - permalink
    bizarre11
    hey man, hows the condition of the one that you are selling? if good, i will paypal the $19 now
  4. msa6
    07-13-2015 03:26 PM - permalink
    msa6
    Hey grossgary (or is it Gary Gross?).

    Our '01 Outback Wagon, which I think is in okay shape (about 150,000 miles), now has a blown engine (hole in the block, won't hold oil). Happens to now be at the dealer in Staunton, VA. Someone on the board suggested touching base with you for thoughts on what we might do. Gut is to scrap it (and maximize dollars; it has pretty new tires for sure), but perhaps we should think about putting in another (used) engine, and getting it back on the road.

    Any suggestions/recommendations?

    Michael
  5. ptatner64
    05-09-2015 09:41 PM - permalink
    ptatner64
    I was told I should seek your advice. This is what I posted:
    I have searched and think I found my answer but nothing definite. I have a 2002 Outback 2.5 and when the car sits for more than 5-10 minutes it is hard to start. I think the fuel pressure is bleeding off. Is there an actual pressure check valve or is it part of the fuel pump? It's just annoying not life threatening, but if it is the pump, I don't want it to go out altogether while I'm out driving. Any help will be appreciated.

    Thank You
  6. juicer
    04-16-2015 03:59 AM - permalink
    juicer
    Sure. Thanks. I had contacted Nipper as well since I know he crosses over from USMB to SubaruOutback but hadn't heard back if USMB was actually up and running. I guess I have more noodling to do.
  7. juicer
    04-15-2015 08:38 PM - permalink
    juicer
    "This webpage is not available"
    Can you access the USMB site??
  8. juicer
    04-14-2015 05:30 PM - permalink
    juicer
    Hey GG,
    What happened to the USMB Message Board?
    Jim
    aka BrusBrother
  9. chases
    01-02-2015 11:37 PM - permalink
    chases
    hey grossgary.
    happy new year!
    i read in one of your post "check the bolts for that transverse bushing - the capture nuts they thread into can break free from the welds inside. then you've got a fun repair...or most people will just take it to a shop. i've got one under the knife now for this repair."

    and i have the same problem, one of the capture nuts broke loose, been racking the ole noodle trying to figure out the repair, how did you overcome this dilemma?
    any advice would be gratefully appreciated.
    thanks

    /
  10. elonsoutback
    12-31-2014 08:04 AM - permalink
    elonsoutback
    Hi Grossgary. You have been mentioned in multiple searches and threads I've read. I am looking for a bit of advice, I have a 2001 outback with what appears to be a blown head gasket. If going OEM, what part number do you recommend? what do you recommend for valve cover gaskets, etc.?

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08-19-2016
05:46 PM - traildogck mentioned grossgary in post TDCK's Redneck Denver Repair Facility
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08-09-2016
01:39 PM - plain OM mentioned grossgary in post Is my front diffrential toast?
.... Is this normal? grossgary is more knowledgeabl...
08-05-2016
07:45 AM - Sam TheMan mentioned grossgary in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
.... Today I followed grossgary 's guide to replace ...
08-02-2016
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08-01-2016
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... knew before hand. grossgary and I have swapped p...
07-24-2016
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07-21-2016
08:32 PM - eagleeye mentioned grossgary in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
... worms to eat). grossgary or lockmedic mig...
07-12-2016
04:16 PM - traildogck mentioned grossgary in post Used or rebuilt rack and pinion? 02 Subaru Outback H6
grossgary well said.
07-10-2016
04:46 PM - traildogck mentioned grossgary in post FrankenWagon IV...KBPI Car Show XII...3x for tdck
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07-08-2016
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07-05-2016
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06-27-2016
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06-12-2016
03:03 PM - eagleeye mentioned grossgary in post Northern Rust vs the Subaru Outback-Who Will Win??
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06-10-2016
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06-09-2016
03:09 PM - eagleeye mentioned grossgary in post Problems ordering parts, previous owner possible engine swap? Help.
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06-07-2016
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05-17-2016
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05-11-2016
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08-26-2016
03:00 PM - SubbieLove quoted grossgary in post 2016 Outback 3.6R clicking/popping noise when turning left tight
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01:55 PM - grossgary quoted jdim88 in post Front Diff Blues...
Use a plastic hammer, rubbe...
01:23 PM - grossgary quoted SubbieLove in post 2016 Outback 3.6R clicking/popping noise when turning left tight
You're taken care of, carry on,...
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08-17-2016
06:04 PM - Dispatch20 quoted grossgary in post 3 Generation 2007 Outback LL Bean
the bilsteins are widely toute...
05:54 PM - Dispatch20 quoted grossgary in post Most Ad intense forum I've used
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11:06 AM - grossgary quoted Thaddeus_the_Bold in post Do 99 Outbacks have really oddball ignition components or what?
Okay, I'm probably still right - the e...
10:15 AM - Thaddeus_the_Bold quoted grossgary in post Do 99 Outbacks have really oddball ignition components or what?
You have a 2.2 engine (1995-19...
08-12-2016
01:59 PM - Annie's LLB Outback quoted grossgary in post Tire wear.
Get an alignment but it's prob...
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08-11-2016
02:35 PM - grossgary quoted slcOBGuy in post Spark plug replacement for road trip
Pretty sure they don't even *...
01:24 PM - Annie's LLB Outback quoted grossgary in post Tire wear.
why are tires rotated? mostly...
01:14 PM - grossgary quoted rasterman in post Better MPG tire over OEM?
Nailed it: Good MPG <------...
12:58 PM - grossgary quoted Annie's LLB Outback in post Tire wear.
I agree, but why only the fronts. why ...
12:50 PM - Annie's LLB Outback quoted grossgary in post Tire wear.
Get an alignment but it's prob...
12:28 PM - Annie's LLB Outback quoted grossgary in post Tire wear.
huh? most questions weren't a...
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thread is hard to follow - we ...
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you may try reading the or...
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