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Old 11-10-2012, 02:31 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by stealthzx3 View Post
the SPI is often called a "ticking time bomb". i've heard of them dropping seats anywhere from 50k-220k. even if they are maintained properly, they can blow up, for example TheGlassMaker's car.

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Correct I had literally just over 160K on mine with more than regular maintenance, and I babied it like you would not believe. One day my wife drove it to school, I was at work she pulled into a gas station to buy a pop and with no warning at all the car shut off. It has never ran again.



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