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Old 01-05-2012, 11:34 AM   #26
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The automobile is over 100 years old. I dont understand how simple things like this get overlooked
Its to save $ that is all, Buy now they saved 1M or more on this 1 part.
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Old 01-05-2012, 03:56 PM   #27
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Its to save $ that is all, Buy now they saved 1M or more on this 1 part.
Not so sure if they're constantly replacing caps and reservoirs under warranty...
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Old 04-02-2012, 10:06 PM   #28
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I think I will do this mod, it sounds good, it can't hurt
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Old 04-02-2012, 10:10 PM   #29
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Its to save $ that is all, Buy now they saved 1M or more on this 1 part.


This article is an example on how counting pennies can save. For everyone who doesn't want to click the link:

American Airlines saved $40,000 by removing one olive from their inflight salad.

http://immaturebusiness.com/1656/ame...use-one-olive/
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Old 04-03-2012, 08:13 PM   #30
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I too had my master cylinder cap leak, and after three caps I fixed it my self for $2.59.

Basically what I did was cut out the bottom of a plastic milk jub, and make it the same size as the rubber gasket in the master cylinder top. Trim it down so it fits under the rubber gasket and allow for the three tabs. It has worked for over 7 months. Don't use the sides as they are too thin, but the bottom is just right. Laugh all you want, but my fix worked and even the dealer thought it was cool.

Here is the link to the fix, and it is post #15

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=175467
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