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Old 01-10-2013, 01:19 PM   #1
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Mini\install meet TONIGHT

Hey Houston crowd, we are doing a couple installs tonight at my place. Doug's header and my rear suspension swap. We should be starting around 6:15 and Denny's will be had at some point.

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Old 01-10-2013, 01:20 PM   #2
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Old 01-10-2013, 01:27 PM   #3
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Where 'bouts Houston?
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Old 01-10-2013, 01:44 PM   #4
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Pm incoming
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:45 PM   #5
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Ah, a post up. Nice. But a bit late for me. Already have plans for the night.

Good luck with the install guys.

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Sadly didn't see this until now.
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Installs went ok, not sure what's up with Doug's header but it sounds like an exhaust leak from the block-header gasket. I officially hate my car, PITA to get the setup on and it looks stupid and handles like a fat man on a unicycle. But it drives. Might consider throwing the stock front on at some point just cause how stupid it looks.

Other than that, was fun little (last minute) meet, thanks for coming out guys.

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Old 01-11-2013, 08:22 AM   #8
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Also by the time we made it to Denny's (1:30 AM) they had stopped serving food and would only sell us coffee. So everyone went home hungry.
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I had my own install last night as well. I got the header on. It sounds like a pissed off mountain lion.
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Hah, yeah, that's a good way to put it. The gasket on mine needs to be replaced so it kinda sounded like a coke can in a wind tunnel.
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