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Old 10-11-2012, 03:04 PM   #141
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doesn't it feel funny at first? mine did, i had to chuckle a bit. do you have an svt center console?
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:16 PM   #142
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Yeah it does, I'm getting use to it pretty quick though. I'm not sure what you mean by an svt center console. I have an armrest, which I now find kind of awkward to use while shifting, but it isn't too bad. Autocrossing I will just flip the armrest up and out of the way.
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Old 10-11-2012, 08:06 PM   #143
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You lucky man with your heated seats. lol
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i didn't know the 05-07 had a heated seats option. and the cup holders are the style as the svt. but no armrest, my bad. why no reverse lockout? i love mine for some reason, i don't see why everyone removes them.
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You lucky man with your heated seats. lol
Lol, yeah I love those things in the winter.

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i didn't know the 05-07 had a heated seats option. and the cup holders are the style as the svt. but no armrest, my bad. why no reverse lockout? i love mine for some reason, i don't see why everyone removes them.
I removed it as it didn't work with my shift knob, I never really minded it but it looked silly. Also even if I did have previously, I would of had to remove it for the STS anyways.
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Also I got a replacement reverse light switch in today, so hopefully in the next couple of days my reverse lights will work for the first time since I have owned the car lol.
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So, long time since my last update. I did some more autox, I even got my girlfriend to go along on the last one, I think she is hooked.




Also I bought a Massive lower torque mount



I tried to install it today but one of the old bolts is seized to the insert of the old bushing. I need more PB blaster so it will have to wait until the weekend.

Today I converted to winter mode, got my winter tires mounted on the plastidipped stockers. I also got my summer tires mounted up on the SVT 5 spokes so they are ready to go for the spring.

Also, I plan on getting my SVT spoiler installed once I get back home for semester break.

That's about it. Ohh, I have lots of leds on the way for fun projects over semester break. I'm thinking lighting for under dash and under seats, also I am going to revamp my hatch lighting. Probably cup holder leds too. I have some carbon fiber vinyl laying around somewhere; I'll probably find something to wrap.
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Sweet.

Have you tried heat for the seized bolt? A torch can work wonders sometimes.
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I will have to try that. I'm not sure how well it will work considering the bolt is seized in the insert not at the nut. I will be burning some rubber for sure and there is no real good way to get at it. I'll probably try turning the bolt as far as I can, and having somebody else try to spray some PB blaster into the tiny space and see if we can't get it loosened up.
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