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Cold temps

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by concrete jedi, Dec 5, 2007.

  1. Dec 5, 2007 at 5:43 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    Does anyone have a problem with there windshield washer freezing up ?
     
  2. Dec 5, 2007 at 6:16 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    You need to put in the winter formula. Lower freezing point.
     
  3. Dec 5, 2007 at 6:25 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    DOH !
     
  4. Dec 5, 2007 at 6:50 PM
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    I'm still working on my original tank of fluid from the dealer and its freezing up too.As soon as it's gone,which will be soon given the major storm we just got,it'll be winter stuff.
     
  5. Dec 5, 2007 at 6:58 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    To be honest (which is rare) I just by the "blue stuff" at the parts store, is it labeled or a different color ?
     
  6. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:00 PM
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    lsocoee

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    I think it's pink. I'm in New Orleans. We don't have much of a need for that sort of thing. I think that once I saw ice on my windshield.
     
  7. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:18 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    Ahh !! the good ole' days. :)
     
  8. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:20 PM
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    lsocoee

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    New York gets a lot of cold weather? I'm shocked.
     
  9. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:21 PM
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    It's still the blue stuff but I believe the winter stuff has a navy blue part on the label that says "winter formula" while the summer stuff is in red.
     
  10. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:27 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    Cool, I was starting to really wonder how F-ing cold it is up here, and maybe I was just getting used to it, with wind chill, maybe in the teens ?
     
  11. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:29 PM
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    Yeah, it's freaking cold up there. I know Rochester can get a crapload of snow, too. I definitely don't miss the NJ winters and I would probably die in a place like Rochester at this point.
     
  12. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:32 PM
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    I am going to Atlantic City in Jan. what should I expect ?
     
  13. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:35 PM
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    High 20's, maybe, and wind since it's on the ocean. And definitely go to the White House and get a hoagie. It's on the boardwalk.
     
  14. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:39 PM
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    Cool I will do that, I don't have a gambling bone in my body so I'll look for local places to see, place to go. :)
     
  15. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:42 PM
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    The Irish Pub is cool, too. $1.00 16oz beers 24 hours a day.
     
  16. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:46 PM
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    I am going to be on a training seminar for work, how about a good restaurant ?
     
  17. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:49 PM
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    Ah, I can't think of one offhand. See, I lived 45 mins from there so we'd just head down, gamble a bit, and hit a buffet. You have the usual group of chains like Planet Hollywood and Hard Rock but there aren't any that I can think of that are particularly outstanding.
     
  18. Dec 5, 2007 at 7:54 PM
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    That's cool, we will probably just go to the restaurant at the hotel, being in that area they're all going to be good, keeps the crowds happy.
     
  19. Dec 6, 2007 at 7:30 AM
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  20. Dec 6, 2007 at 9:34 AM
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    YEAH!!!

    On my 2007 - My passenger side froze up last week. Ticked me off.....

    It was getting fluid as I could see it seeping out. It eventually started working as the truck warmed up.

    We shouldn't have to worry about what fluid we're buying. :rolleyes:
     
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