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Old 02-09-2010, 01:32 PM   #951
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alright, solution found. it'll still be within walking distance.... so that'd good. now i just gotta find out what weekend im going home and then i can start this project back up!!!!!
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Old 02-09-2010, 01:51 PM   #952
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awesome see it's working out.......

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Old 02-09-2010, 02:03 PM   #953
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yeah it's starting to get really exciting... I can't wait to have some fun getting greasy working on my car again... and then when that V6 turns over and the headers start screaming.... it'll all be worth it.... and this epic journey will be over... but another will be just beginning.
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so i'm flying home the 18th to 21st to pack deb up for shipping.... expect pictures and updates to the thread!
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awesome can't wait......

and I KNOW for a fact that once you start working on it again, you lose all doubt that you can do it. Why? cause I finally started working on my engine again today (yeah seriously the past few days I almost thought about just selling the car). The minute I got into it, I got excited again, so I guess I'm saying "Expect the same"
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Old 02-10-2010, 03:06 PM   #956
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thanks for the well wishes mike and good to hear that you're continuing with your project, i was reading your plog. it sounds sick.
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Old 02-12-2010, 05:19 AM   #957
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so i put together a spreadsheet of parts that i still need to complete Deb. I'm currently leaning towards the Megasquirt and Auto Meter option because I'm really not a big fan of trying to merge the wiring harnesses of the Contour and the Focus.

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feedback is always appreciated.

I'm gonna put together a spreadsheet of things that still need to be completed and what the next actions are for those things... that way when i do get deb out here I'll have a plan.
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^^ same.

and let me know if you'd rather do that too lol.
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oops. never hit save and close. should work fine now. my bad.
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