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Old 04-04-2013, 08:01 AM   #3876
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Am I allowed to bring beef jerky over the boarder at Point Roberts?
I will verbally declare it when the guard asks. It's store bought beef jerky from Khô Ḅ Houston. Not homemade.
Yes you can no problem. Just have to say you bought some groceries.
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The car odometer is reacting slower than the car's actual speed. It happened out of nowhere as I was leaving school and noticed it stayed at 0 when I was travelling at around 10-15km/h. The problem also exists when I'm slowing down (speed is displayed faster than I am travelling).

Anyone have an idea of what happened? Is it just an internal issue that I probably have to bring it in to get fixed?
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Old 04-04-2013, 07:02 PM   #3878
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^^What make/model and year?
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Am I allowed to bring beef jerky over the boarder at Point Roberts?
I will verbally declare it when the guard asks. It's store bought beef jerky from Khô Ḅ Houston. Not homemade.
Preserved/prepared meat is OK.

Which reminds me, Kirkland Teriyaki steak strips are the best. I go to Bellingham just for that. It's that good, and not available up in Canada.
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max of 5kg of meat 10kg of chicken can be brought in and i think they have to be "made in usa"


edit: guess that's old info ^^

went to look for the latest and its a max of 20KG of meat & poultry (uncooked) and 20KG (prepared, jerky etc)

http://www.beaware.gc.ca/english/brirape.shtml#a1

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Hey guys, looking @ this car probably with in the next few weeks, noticed that it's clean but it's going for $4000, about 1K below KBB value...It's also sold at a Chrysler dealership
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Just curious on the multiple Canadian renewals and car being silent for 7 years.
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Hey guys, looking @ this car probably with in the next few weeks, noticed that it's clean but it's going for $4000, about 1K below KBB value...It's also sold at a Chrysler dealership
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Just curious on the multiple Canadian renewals and car being silent for 7 years.
Why not bring it to BCAA or your local mechanic for an inspection?
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Anyone know a mechanic for commercial dishwashers? My Hobart dishwasher is making a loud grinding noise, anyone know how to fix? Nothing is stuck or clogged. I already washed 2 cycles before hand without turning it off and on the third I got the grinding noise.
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So for some reason my Adobe keeps on crashing, I uninstalled it and it's still doing the same thing. It's driving me crazy cash I can't watch any videos and have no clue what the issue could be. Any ideas what I can do to fix it?
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Going to try out this new archery place in Richmond this saturday called Richmond Archery on No.3.

Anyone been there yet? Richmond Archery - Home
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huge pot hole on bridgeport going westbound right before the exit to knight st bridge. be careful
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huge pot hole on bridgeport going westbound right before the exit to knight st bridge. be careful
I must admit the pot hole wasn't the first thing I focused in on......... nice umbrella, ella, ella, ella
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Hey guys, looking @ this car probably with in the next few weeks, noticed that it's clean but it's going for $4000, about 1K below KBB value...It's also sold at a Chrysler dealership
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according to aircare... it recently failed.
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So, I was at ICBC today.

Speaking to the rep one spot over, there was a near deaf 90+ year old C-Lai having the consequences of her excessive speeding ticket explained. I feel safe
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Was going to bleed my brakes today, but I also need to replace a solid brake line over top of the rear different. It goes from the rear passenger side caliper to a 3 way connector. Which connect the driver side rear caliper and the main solid line from the front of the truck.

Does the whole system need to be drained in order to replace the line. Then completely refill the master cylinder and fill the lines?
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Just remove the line and keep the cap on the res. only a bit will leak out. Then just bleed as normal till no bubbles are left when the new line is in. If you drain the system it will take FOREVER to bleed it properly.
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So for some reason my Adobe keeps on crashing, I uninstalled it and it's still doing the same thing. It's driving me crazy cash I can't watch any videos and have no clue what the issue could be. Any ideas what I can do to fix it?
Can't anyone help me? this shit sucks since my comp is freezing up when ever there is a vid link dammit
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I would help you in a heartbeat if I could, but I am a Mac power user, and the Wintel realm is Greek to me.
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Just remove the line and keep the cap on the res. only a bit will leak out. Then just bleed as normal till no bubbles are left when the new line is in. If you drain the system it will take FOREVER to bleed it properly.
Oh, didn't know that if I leave the cap on the MC it will hold suction in the lines. Ok thanks doing it right now.
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I had that same problem and i ended up uninstalling it then downgrading to an older version. Works better now.
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