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Sid Mullis: Take time to prepare gardening equipment for winter hibernation

...at least add some fuel stabilizer to the tank.Drain the oil if it hasn't been changed in a while and remove the oil filter and either clean or replace it.Check all nuts and bolts to be sure they haven't vibrated loose.Mower blades and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-12-26/sid-mullis-take-time
Use winter to prepare for spring gardening

...spring. Begin by winterizing your lawn mower, tiller and weed trimmer. Drain gas and replace the oil. Remove the oil filter and clean or replace it. Check all nuts and bolts to be sure they haven't vibrated loose. Mower blades and tiller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/22/gar_109498.shtml
Gardening
Honda investigating reports of CR-Vs catching fire

...was closed on July 1, NHTSA determined the problem was caused by vehicle technicians. The agency said that when the oil filter is removed, part of the seal may adhere to the engine block. If the seal isn't removed before the new filter is put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/10/bus_421665.shtml
Business
2012 Nissan Xterra is rugged SUV

...and none of the windows came with a power-up function. The driver's window had power-down only.The 2012 Xterra has been the subject of one safety recall involving bolts holding the engine oil filter and engine cooler in place.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2012-07-26/2012-nissan-xterra-rugged-suv
Gerhart wins his fifth race in a row

...Daytona 500. Tony Stewart's engine had problems with fuel pressure; Mike Skinner's team found metal shavings in the oil filter and were forced to change engines. By finding the trouble on Saturday, both cars should be up to speed for time trials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/11/nas_116153.shtml
Nascar
Across the area

...are taken from auto shop An Evans property owner told Richmond County sheriff's deputies someone stole $6,000 in oil filter racks from his auto service business. According to an incident report, Chang K. Chin, the owner of Jin's Auto Service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/02/met_562.shtml
Metro | Richmond County Sheriff's Office | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Student who wrote to President about her school returns as heroine

...employment, but that's not recent."Major employers are Perdue Farms, a distribution company for textiles, and an oil filter manufacturer. The county remains a top crop producer.In downtown Dillon, hairdresser Elizabeth Watson said she's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-02-26/student-who-wrote-preside
Education | Metro | Education
Don't tell prospective boss more than he needs to know

...to perform simple maintenance of my automobile, a 1994 Oldsmobile. For example, I am now able to change the oil and oil filter. Listening to music also provides satisfaction. I switch between middle of the road, light jazz and, once in a while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/23/bus_320218.shtml
Business
Automotive Technician - Mechanic Job in Augusta 30907, Georgia US

...related work. Professional hands on experience with lube, oil, filter, brakes, preventative maintenance fluid flushes...wheel bearing socket set, 12 volt test light, and oil filter tools. Ability to stand, walk, bend, kneel...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Automotive-Technician-Mechanic
High mileage

...Auto Service on Reynolds Street, said keeping the oil, oil filter and air filter clean are vital. Depending on your regular driving conditions, the oil and oil filter should be changed every 3,000 to 5,000 miles, Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/13/liv_358192.shtml
Life & style