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Old 06-24-2012, 07:58 AM   #15051
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Well, sold my cf whaletail to Daniel this evening at the kemah show. Gave him a sweet deal. So pretty soon we will be seeing something new on his car :) This sale also puts me close to my new SVT front brake kit :)
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Old 06-24-2012, 11:20 PM   #15052
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Well after checking my schedule, seems I will be missing yet another month of AutoX.

Err.

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Old 06-25-2012, 12:24 AM   #15053
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ast night i replaced my CV axle boot. The bolt that held the lower ball joint in wouldnt get tight. Im like ok, ill get one in the morning. I lowered the car back on the wheels to push it back into the garage and the the LCA ball joint came loose. There fore the wheel pushed back toward the front door and I jacked it up as quick as i could to take the stress off the axle and other things. I looked at it this morning and didnt see any damage. I put a new bolt and nut in and took it for a drive and it felt fine. I need to get an alignment anyways but I just wanted to ask you if just sitting that way for 2-3 minutes did any damage.

the cvjoint went back into the housing and the boot didnt tear. I did notice the lower ball joint boot tore but I RTVed it for now


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Old 06-25-2012, 08:10 AM   #15054
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Though I think you would get more information with the Tech section, I think you are fine. Since you didn't put stress on it very long or drive it. You should be fine.

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Old 06-25-2012, 08:19 AM   #15055
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I did put it in the right section. Nobody has really commited
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Old 06-25-2012, 08:37 AM   #15056
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Oh okay. Did you put it in there this weekend?

Sometimes you have to let your topic sit there for a couple of days and then if no one answers, bump it up in the middle of the day or close to end of usual work days.

If you post it up late at night or too early in the morning, there are times when it disappears from most of our members and then you start seeing other threads push yours down.

So, timing is important to posting as well for information you want feedback on.

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Old 06-25-2012, 09:48 AM   #15057
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its the third thread in the Tirerack area

i even sent Geezer a PM

thanks for the help Ray..

it seems fine but im just paranoid
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did you follow any guide for replacing the boot? I need to replace mine and regrease it too
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Old 06-25-2012, 04:12 PM   #15059
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did you follow any guide for replacing the boot? I need to replace mine and regrease it too
yeah the one Chris Holman gave me via text.



I can pm you instructions or you can pm me your number and i can walk you through it.
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Old 06-25-2012, 07:07 PM   #15060
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as far as i know im the only one representing the pearland area and i have not seen this 2012 with lunch delete hmmmmmz
well I think I'm gonna just do the delete.

Anyone in the pearland area have a sawzall? Jk

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