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Old 10-29-2011, 03:55 PM   #8751
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whoa!! that's some intense work you are doing there my friend. i wouldn't even know where to begin.
btw, i see my old seats!
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Old 10-29-2011, 04:10 PM   #8752
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yes you do lol. amidst the mountain of crap in the back seat ( it was outside, I have no idea where to store it so I finally had the chance to bring it in and start storing stuff under those shelves haha) I tried to make sure nothing touched the seats.

Yeah I KIND of have an idea of what I'm doing, but I always think of stuff daily. A new way to do something or a new challenge, doesn't matter. I wasn't sure where to start either so I just kept removing stuff I knew I didn't need.

Ben I'll probably put one up this weekend if I get the motivation to do it lol.
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Old 10-29-2011, 07:15 PM   #8753
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Yeah I KIND of have an idea of what I'm doing, but I always think of stuff daily. A new way to do something or a new challenge, doesn't matter. I wasn't sure where to start either so I just kept removing stuff I knew I didn't need.
LOL, that's the easy part. I think putting stuff in and making it work will be the tough part.
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Old 10-29-2011, 07:28 PM   #8754
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Im actually not concerned at all about the making stuff work part. (at least for the front end)

its honestly more (how can I get the tools and supplies like metal I need with hardly any money) that and I only have a few hours every other day during the week to work on it.
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Old 10-29-2011, 11:44 PM   #8755
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nice work
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Old 10-29-2011, 11:50 PM   #8756
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hard work? yess ha.. good job tho
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thanks :)
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I'll just drop this here too.... I'm working on a thread but it will take some time to get together lol


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hah.

SO yeah......

because racecar....





thought this one was kinda funny


and yeah it's been stripped pretty well and ready for me to cut :)


Of course it's not in there but I had to just test fit it because it was cool. The real position is merely around an inch more backwards, 2-3 inches lower at the front of the engine since it's tilted back some right now. overall the whole thing probably needs to be about 2 inches lower but I need to cut the subframe in order to do any more test fitting (and I'll add the trans to it next time)
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what car is that motor from?
btw Mike, i'll probably be doing a rear seat delete sometime soon...

It's official, i won't be putting on the kit until this spring. i've come to the conclusion that even if i were to put the kit on this month, how long would i get to drive it? the snow looks like it will be here on Saturday, and i don't drive my SVT in the winter. hopefully this will give me time to save up for a clutch upgrade.
ohhh and Black Friday is coming up and i'm sure i'll be donating some greenbacks.
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just start the install late winter so it is ready the first day of spring.

had my tires installed yesterday, because it started snowing. Nothing stuck but I didn't want to risk snow on tires that are on the wear bars.

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oh and I asked the guys at the tire shop if they could have beat $550 installed (roughly what it cost me otd w/o the rebates). He typed it into his computer and said we don't carry those, they must be a special one for the tire rack (I got them from Discount tire). Kumho has been running quite a number of TV and print ads for the 4x, I think the tire shop is just behind on the times.
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