Any use for a crapped out York AC compressor?

First of all, shipping would be prohibitive as this thing has the equivalent mass of a white dwarf. However, I hear there are die hard devotees of reciprocating air conditioner compressors, so maybe somebody into old Jags or Range Rovers would be interested? I also hear tell rock crawlers use them as on the fly tire… » 7/22/14 4:56pm Tuesday 4:56pm

When I think of Austin Yellow, I think of the general impression of 6th Street on any given Sunday morning. The color, the smell, the general vibe. It's basically the same "color" as this BMW. So yeah, fair. Accurate. Mmmm yep... spot on, even. » 7/22/14 4:30pm Tuesday 4:30pm

Unless you have a wife that can't drive stick and has no desire to learn, and you live in a city with a Top 10 Most Horrible Traffic in America rating. My idea of driving pleasure is not 5,000 shifts just to get home over 55 minutes in 15 mph traffic. In my world, the DSG is the compromise. It's not a true slushbox… » 7/22/14 2:32pm Tuesday 2:32pm

Have you ever had a cheap zinc wrench snap as you were breaking a rusted out suspension bold and slammed your hand full-strength into an A-arm? Don't want to? Then get quality hand tools. My general rule is every-day, every-job hand tools, get at least Craftsman quality. I've had a Craftsman Mechanic's set for about… » 7/22/14 2:28pm Tuesday 2:28pm

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