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Old 05-20-2013, 02:36 AM   #1
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do you do your work yourself or have a shop?

title pretty much explains it just curious how many do it yourselfers we have a shop guys
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Old 05-20-2013, 02:47 AM   #2
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I take it to the shop. I don't have time to work on my own stuff.
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Old 05-20-2013, 02:49 AM   #3
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I take it to the shop. I don't have time to work on my own stuff.
i hear you my biggest problem is finding a place to work on it i live in condos and there picky about people working on there cars there i usually have to send it to the shop
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Old 05-20-2013, 02:50 AM   #4
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I try to always do everything myself. But there are something's I don't have the time or tools for. I would say 80% or more of the time I do it myself.
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Old 05-20-2013, 04:15 AM   #5
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The SS hasn't been to a shop since ive owned it. I do everything myself.
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Old 05-20-2013, 04:42 AM   #6
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I try to always do everything myself. But there are something's I don't have the time or tools for. I would say 80% or more of the time I do it myself.

I agree!! I dont own a alignment machine sooo cant do that. Everything else I do.. My problem is I dont trust others to treat my car with the respect I treat things.
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Old 05-20-2013, 06:25 AM   #7
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I do the simple mods but send it to Slowhawk for the stuff i dont know how to do...rule of thumb for me is stick to what you know
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Old 05-20-2013, 07:07 AM   #8
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When I have the opportunity to use my buddy's place, I do my own work with him. When I'm deployed or he is busy, then I send it out to a shop. Since it won't be my DD after I get back this time, I should be able to do everything myself besides tuning and aligning.
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Old 05-20-2013, 08:42 AM   #9
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The SS hasn't been to a shop since ive owned it. I do everything myself.
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Old 05-20-2013, 08:45 AM   #10
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i like to install parts myself but if i don't have the proper tools i will take it to a shop that does.
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Old 05-20-2013, 08:57 AM   #11
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I do all my own work
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:23 AM   #12
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I also do all the work myself. I do it all from Cosmetics & Bodywork to suspension to engine work and all the minor details in between that. Only things i have not done myself is allingments, paint and tune! Other than that the car is built by BAWLZ!!! Lol
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:29 AM   #13
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70% my garage. 30% a shop.

cant exactly port polish and mill a set of heads in a garage, or properly tune.
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:33 AM   #14
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Only thing I dont do on my cars is tune, weld, mount tires, or do alignments. I just dont have the equipment.

Everything else I do.
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Old 05-20-2013, 10:02 AM   #15
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Other than warranty work, I've done most of the work myself on my car in my garage.
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Old 05-20-2013, 10:08 AM   #16
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The SS hasn't been to a shop since ive owned it. I do everything myself.
x2!!! The only things I have ever taken it in for is body work, tires, and welding.
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Old 05-20-2013, 10:12 AM   #17
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Except for the shortblock build, completed in my garage.
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