Transport FAQ

Are railroad better than canal and steamboats?
Well railroads are considered to be much better as compared to canals and steamboats because they are a much faster and safer mode of transportation. The cost of rail transportation is also far cheaper than canal and steamboat transportation. Rail transportation basically is a way of transport...

Can An Engine Number Identify Registration Number?
Usually not. The number on the engine block is a casting number, which has nothing to do near the Vehicle Identification Number. If that is what you are asking. Registration number refers to who owns the vehicle. There is a VIN number, which identifies the type of vehicle,...

Can You Help? I Would Like To Do A Vin Check On A 73 Chevy Nova I...
What does the title say? Thats the vin# you go by, or look by windshield to see if the numbers are the same. And a 73 may not hold 17 numbers. All a vin # does is...

Does The Low Mileage On The Rebuild Make Sense?
Had a transmission replaced 4 years ago and have only 10000 miles since. Mechanic say it needs to be replaced again. Car is 14 years old with 170K. Sounds approaching its a little fishy unless you are rough on it, i would take it for a...

How Do You Know If Your Rotor Is In The Right Place When Replacing...
You have to really make sure that ALL the timing marks are wrinkled up. The crank, cam(s) and the distributor rotor must all be pointing to the correct marks. If they are not please stop and correct the problem, you...

How Many Litres Of Petrol In One Barrel Of Crude ?
1 barrel of oil is known to be equal to 158.987295 liters. One Barrel of Crude Oil make almost 19 or 19.5 gallons of Gasoline, which when gets converted it makes 73.8 liters of petrol/gasoline. 1 US barrel = 42 gallons 1...

How To Change Spark Plugs And Wires For A 2000 Ford Expedition?
They have a special tool to remove the wires on this model but you can do it with out it. The plugs are not in the standard place they are going surrounded by through the top right next to the valve cover and...

I Have A 94 Ford Ranger 4 Cylinder With A Engine Code 998 What Does...
Go to Autozone, and they will be able to tell you what the code is

I'm have a gear swap done on my 'wheeler truck and are very soon wondering...
If you are at all serious about trail driving then you should step for a locker. However, if a friend has a similar truck to yours with a locker fitted, ask for a test drive. The foundation for this...

Is The Smell Of Burning Pvc Toxic To Inhale?
Yes stupid. You can actually die. Why would you burn plastic anyway? Gotta be from the midwest or deep south or something right? Lemme guess. You're too far away in the middle of nowhere for the litter men to come get your trash so you live...

Is Too Much Oil In Engine Bad?
Yes, too much oil is bad! It can damage your engine itself, the catalytic converter(s) and the oxygen sensor(s)! Yes it is. It make the engine overheat, and leak.

I've A Volvo 1996. I've Just Notice It Leaking Oil At The Top Of...
Could be a weak dried and shrunken gasket in the oil filler bonnet.... I changed my spark plugs the other day removed the spark plug cover on top of the cylinder head and saw a pool of grease sitting on...

Should I Wait Before I Sign ?
In Pittsburgh the going rate seems to be 20 to 25. Dollars an acre, yet I am hearing 700 and up within different parts of PA, I'm sorry I wasn't clear I am talking about Drilling for Natural gas Depends on the location.. But for the most...

What is a port?
A port is known as the facility which is used for the receiving of ships or for the transferring of cargo to and from the ship. These ports are usually located on the fold of a lake, river, sea or the ocean. These ports are completely equipped near cargo handling...

Can anyone update me if the prop shaft of a Mark 4 Triumph Spitfire...
How to remove a prop shaft of a Mk 4 spitfire Yes! Obtain the Haines Workshop Manuel for Triumph Spitfire - plenty around on Amazon/eBay etc. And all is explained.

Can I repo a camper I sold on payments?
Check your state laws. For example, it is illegal to repossess any vehicle in Michigan, but it is made easier to bring the person to court and garnish their wages for the money owed or to get the court to instruct the return of said...

Is at hand a low pressure port on a 1997 Olds Aurora?
I am looking for a low pressure port to charge the air conditioning on a 1997 Olds Aurora but can’t find one. It could be several places. Start by looking on the large accumulator on the big line side. It also may be...

I've fixed the chassis and bulkhead on my Series Land Rover, but...
Series Land Rovers were never manufactured to the tolerances of a modern car and so latitude of three eighths of an inch is about commonplace. The other problem is that with a Series Land Rover being in trueness a giant Meccano set,...

What be the first jet invented by the Wright brothers call...
The first powered aircraft designed and built by the Wright brothers was the 'Wright Flyer' (often referred to as 'Flyer I' and on occasion, 'Kitty Hawk'). The Wright Flyer is considered by many to be the first successful powered, piloted aircraft. It...

What does it tight-fisted when my motorcycle burns grease?
Like any engine when it burns oil the rings on the pistons are worn and allowing oil to get by causeing it to burn beside the gas air mixture.That's oil burning. Depends how much oil is burning ?!!