To me, it looks like it was cut, only because at the 12 o'clock area, the threads look cut vs frayed and it may have split more after it was cut. Who/what ever did this, the tool they used was SHARP !!!
Another way to vary your speed is taking easy off/on ramps. I have a 2 hr drive back home from Granger but I'll be hitting every or every-other exit where I can just exit and drive straight across to get back on the interstate. And switching gears while driving to vary engine RPM's.
I bought a bag of 10 copper crush washers on Amazon so when I install an oil drain valve, I won't have to use an aluminum crush washer. After watching a video about annealing them, I decided to check to see if my new ones were pre-annealed....they were not. I tried to bend one with my fingers...
From the same article ^^^
"Ford also said that this week it began shipping the first newly designed gas-powered 2024 model F-150 pickups to dealers. Ford said it expects "to ramp up shipments in the coming weeks as we complete thorough launch quality checks to ensure these new F-150s meet our...
Don't feel bad, mine was built on 1/22 but no window sticker on the tracking page. I did find it this way:
Just type in your VIN at the end, copy, paste and search.
Real clay bars work great....until you drop them and have to toss it... been there,done that. Then I tried the Mothers Speed Clay 2.0. Works just as good, less finger/hand cramping, and if you drop it, just rinse it off and keep going. Easy peasy !!
Ah, look.....another example of the "sucks the sweat off a dead man's balls" BMS system....can't even keep a fairly important (sarcasm) system working... AS/S and the BMS system needs some serious overhauling, and soon !!!
At least I know now, that when my 24 arrives, I need to turn off the...