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Old 04-16-2012, 12:34 PM   #3126
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Kind of like buying new Tennis Shoes... they always make you jump higher...

...except for me, I can't jump...
I always thought I could run faster.
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Old 04-16-2012, 01:30 PM   #3127
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Fair enough. OH hell ya. EASILY. The car just feels like it's almost a step ahead. I swear the throttle feels a little quicker. I know it isn't but the wheels make it feel that way. More nimble.

Traction is much better but still not great.
before, your car couldnt get out of its own way... now it couldnt step on its own toes if it tried.
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Old 04-16-2012, 01:42 PM   #3128
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The car looks sharp with the black wheels! Have you gotten to drive in the rain with those Nittos yet? That was the only thing that concerned me when I saw the Nittos you went with.
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Old 04-16-2012, 01:50 PM   #3129
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before, your car couldnt get out of its own way... now it couldnt step on its own toes if it tried.
It rides much closer to like Bonnies Vette. But still can feel the weight. Just less due to getting rid of the donks.

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The car looks sharp with the black wheels! Have you gotten to drive in the rain with those Nittos yet? That was the only thing that concerned me when I saw the Nittos you went with.
Haven't rained yet but we'll see.
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Old 04-16-2012, 01:54 PM   #3130
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Just be careful.

And I can't find Dragoneye's thread again......
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Old 04-16-2012, 02:05 PM   #3131
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Just be careful.

And I can't find Dragoneye's thread again......
Subscribe to it then hit user cp and look for post count and op. LOL
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Old 04-16-2012, 02:08 PM   #3132
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Subscribe to it then hit user cp and look for post count and op. LOL
Never even thought of that. I got it now
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Old 04-16-2012, 02:19 PM   #3133
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Just be careful.

And I can't find Dragoneye's thread again......
or go to your recent posts and look for the odd one out
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Old 04-16-2012, 02:22 PM   #3134
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or go to your recent posts and look for the odd one out
Geez, I'm failing today
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Old 04-16-2012, 03:23 PM   #3135
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Old 04-16-2012, 03:55 PM   #3136
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...or all the time
Hope not
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Old 04-17-2012, 06:53 PM   #3137
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HOLY SHIT.................... Whoa.....................

These tires NOT that great in the rain.
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Old 04-17-2012, 09:36 PM   #3138
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HOLY SHIT.................... Whoa.....................

These tires NOT that great in the rain.
Yikes...
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Old 04-18-2012, 05:25 AM   #3139
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HOLY SHIT.................... Whoa.....................

These tires NOT that great in the rain.
Again, just be careful!
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Old 04-27-2012, 10:25 AM   #3140
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Auto v. Manual

The last word(s) to the age old debate.....

seems it's a matter of time before the manual is obsolete-ified... it's in the obsolification process as we speak... this guy is my new hero


(stolen from off-topics)
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Old 04-27-2012, 10:52 AM   #3141
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I have no idea what he said, but I like talking pictures. And, "I spy" a brake rotor!
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Old 04-27-2012, 02:14 PM   #3142
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We have bigger words.

Joe Dirt guys don't get it.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:25 PM   #3143
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BTW, here are the pics of our Jeep we are having to tear down due to the spark plug threads having broken off inside.

Got the extractor out but still have to try to get the threads out. Gonna try heating the hell out of it and if that doesn't work I'll have to take it somewhere. Not sure what they'll do but I assume they can get it out.

SUCKED to open the head cover up and see the overhead cam.

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Old 04-27-2012, 04:42 PM   #3144
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Larger EZ-out won't do it?

Maybe when you heat it up, put some dry ice in the hole your first EZ-out made... make sense?
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:49 PM   #3145
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Larger EZ-out won't do it?

Maybe when you heat it up, put some dry ice in the hole your first EZ-out made... make sense?
The bigger easy out grabbed the threads but I broke two extensions, a socket and a flex extension. They just won't budge. I used the smaller one thinking I was grabbing the cylinder head it's self. Which is why it ended up down inside.
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The bigger easy out grabbed the threads but I broke two extensions, a socket and a flex extension. They just won't budge. I used the smaller one thinking I was grabbing the cylinder head it's self. Which is why it ended up down inside.
Make you some dry ice plugs that will fit in the hole, heat it up and keep shoving the plugs in there till they don't melt so fast and hit it again with the ez-out. (Use Bonnies oven while she's out, but don't tell her it was my idea)

that's all I got

... you might call Norm, he's good with heat and hammers, I hear
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Old 04-27-2012, 10:18 PM   #3147
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Make you some dry ice plugs that will fit in the hole, heat it up and keep shoving the plugs in there till they don't melt so fast and hit it again with the ez-out. (Use Bonnies oven while she's out, but don't tell her it was my idea)

that's all I got

... you might call Norm, he's good with heat and hammers, I hear
Well, tried the super heating thing. Just couldn't get it to work. I think I'll give up. I need to have a shop do it. IF they can,
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That sux..... Is the head aluminunminum?
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Old 04-27-2012, 10:22 PM   #3149
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The allumunuhminumiest.
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Old 04-28-2012, 08:22 AM   #3150
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Bummer about the plug threads. How something so simple can cause such a major amount of work (and associated headache - ouch)


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