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Old 10-12-2012, 10:40 AM   #862
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Originally Posted by stealthzx3 View Post
not a good last couple days for Nightfury. (possible car name (thanks stephen))

the other day, it was whining during turns and even straight acceleration. then the next morning, BOOM no power steering. yep it all leaked out. somehow. so i probably need a power steering pump. so i can put ps fluid in it to get to work, but it'll be gone when i go home. so i've basically had no power steering for 2 or 3 days. and i'm waiting til tomorrow to get it fixed. not sure how much a used but rebuilt ps pump goes for, anyone want to do a little research for me?
i work allllll day today, and it will be bugging me all day.

so this morning, i go to start Nightfury to get donuts and cuppacino for breakfast. didn't start. WTF??? i look under the hood and what do i see.. the fuel line is "unplugged" and gas sprayed all over my engine bay. so i electrical taped the shit out of it for the time being.
so basically, i'm having a crappy day today. fwiw i'm bringing a fire extinguisher with me to work.
i feel like someone is out to get me. i have never once had any mechanical problems with this car. and all this within days?
here's the line that was mysteriuosly unplugged:


gas around the plugs....

Sorry to hear about the issues. Does sound very weird. Hopefully no other issues!
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