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Old 03-22-2012, 11:07 PM   #2959
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short answer, yes. long answer... bring the stall with you to the gathering and we'll install it at G16



what has randy done so far that is safe?

stops spinning wheels with his finger
starts car, puts it in gear on jackstands, then locks himself out of it while the wheels are spinning...

I could go on
You mean I get to meet Spike before Camaro fest? Ohhhh, I've been told not to let him drive my car.........

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I think we are taking a road trip to Vengeancee


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I'll bring my lawn chair and cooler. And John. We'll armchair whilst this goes on.
Can I bring my chair too?
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Old 03-22-2012, 11:31 PM   #2960
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You're supposed to come to Houston...doesn't Bonnie have family here?

Bring the car...we'll take it to ARD and get the converter and tune done. Maybe even add some dope.
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Old 03-22-2012, 11:56 PM   #2961
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You're supposed to come to Houston...doesn't Bonnie have family here?

Bring the car...we'll take it to ARD and get the converter and tune done. Maybe even add some dope.
I thought about doing what mike did. Wait till the tranny starts going out.
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:46 AM   #2962
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You mean I get to meet Spike before Camaro fest? Ohhhh, I've been told not to let him drive my car.........



I think we are taking a road trip to Vengeancee




Can I bring my chair too?
who told you not to let me drive your car? I haven't broken anyone else's car..................................yet

Vengeance, MTI, and I think there's a couple other places nearby as well



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You're supposed to come to Houston...doesn't Bonnie have family here?

Bring the car...we'll take it to ARD and get the converter and tune done. Maybe even add some dope.
if we're adding dope... Randy needs some meth


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I thought about doing what mike did. Wait till the tranny starts going out.
are you still having the hesitation in shifts at part throttle? what mph are you when it happens?
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Old 03-23-2012, 08:28 AM   #2963
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I thought about doing what mike did. Wait till the tranny starts going out.
Hell Yeah... why replace good parts...
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Old 03-23-2012, 08:33 AM   #2964
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Hell Yeah... why replace good parts...

if it aint broke... break it!
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Old 03-23-2012, 08:51 AM   #2965
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if it aint broke... break it!
That's the way I rolled at FestII... it's not like some burnt clutch packs are going to ruin something else...
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Old 03-23-2012, 09:23 AM   #2966
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are you still having the hesitation in shifts at part throttle? what mph are you when it happens?
Ya. But I think that's normal. 1st and second gears. It just idles (revs) up between shifts if I'm steady on part throttle. If I'm getting on it then it doesn't do it.

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Old 03-23-2012, 09:38 AM   #2967
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So you can sell them to help pay for better parts...
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Old 03-23-2012, 09:44 AM   #2968
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So you can sell them to help pay for better parts...
Doh...


Just like he did with his 22", 21" and 20" wheels... that only got him up on some cinder blocks...
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Old 03-23-2012, 09:47 AM   #2969
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You mean I get to meet Spike before Camaro fest? Ohhhh, I've been told not to let him drive my car.........
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Old 03-23-2012, 10:19 AM   #2970
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Doh...


Just like he did with his 22", 21" and 20" wheels... that only got him up on some cinder blocks...


Like I was telling Tony, in the past 3 years I've now spent over 14 thousand dollars on new wheel and tire set-ups.

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Old 03-23-2012, 10:50 AM   #2971
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lmao I do have a knack for finding the weak spots... in everything

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Like I was telling Tony, in the past 3 years I've now spent over 14 thousand dollars on new wheel and tire set-ups.

didn't you mention that you wanted your car to run in the 10s? for all you've spent on wheels and tires... I could have gotten you there
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Old 03-23-2012, 10:52 AM   #2972
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didn't you mention that you wanted your car to run in the 10s? for all you've spent on wheels and tires... I could have gotten you there
Exactly.

I didn't know I was going to power my car up this soon. ('Power Up' being a loose term on these boards, lol)
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Like I was telling Tony, in the past 3 years I've now spent over 14 thousand dollars on new wheel and tire set-ups.

But you've been able to sell them all and re-coop $$$...

I just gave mine away to the guy who bought my car. I also heard he blew the motor up in it...
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But you've been able to sell them all and re-coop $$$...

I just gave mine away to the guy who bought my car. I also heard he blew the motor up in it...
Oh shit. I guess he figured it was bulletproof. LOL

I sold my GM 21s for 1000.00 and my GM stockers for 1000.00 and the Crapvinis for 1500.00
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Like I was telling Tony, in the past 3 years I've now spent over 14 thousand dollars on new wheel and tire set-ups.

is that including what you made back by selling the wheels/tires when you switched to new ones? Though the Savini's were probably half of that amount right off the get go.
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