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Old 02-28-2012, 04:27 PM   #8891
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Haha i hate clutch installs, I bought a twin disc over the weekend and had a problem, one of the discs broke yesterday during install. (operator error) So not only did i just buy a $1400 clutch but now i need a new disc before i can put it in.
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Old 02-29-2012, 10:17 PM   #8892
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That blows dude.

I really need to catch a break in this weather when I have a day off...my lift kit is sitting in my living room staring at me...
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Old 03-01-2012, 10:42 AM   #8893
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by the way yeah that really sucks dude
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Old 03-01-2012, 01:30 PM   #8894
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That's the reason I don't let shops work on my cars. With a shop I'd never stop worrying, did they tighten everything, did they leave anything out?
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Old 03-01-2012, 01:36 PM   #8895
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I think he did it lol...
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Old 03-01-2012, 05:13 PM   #8896
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Ya it was a buddy and I that did it.
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Old 03-01-2012, 06:07 PM   #8897
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g sucks dude...

so do v bands.... Looks like I have to modify mine cause theres no way in hell Im sending it back.
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Old 03-02-2012, 08:40 PM   #8898
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I like to let my dad work on my stuff. That way if it breaks, I blame him and he pays :D
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Old 03-03-2012, 02:44 AM   #8899
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Ya id does suck but you have to pay to play.
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Aye thats true...

yeah I feel stupid, I got help with the wastegate and found out it is supposed to be like that pretty much and its generally bitch to assemble.

Hey butI put my stuff together to kinda see where I'm at. Got plug wires arriving here tuesday and the fan, reducer and t bolt clamps on monday.... and the 02 bung one of these days. I have all the gaskets and fluids I need.

Today though I clocked the turbo and just check it out in general. Nice to see it IS balanced.





Hoping to have everything here and ready to start on wednesday or thursday... nervous to see if It goes together correctly and if my car will stop smoking afterwards... that and if it goes together then the first real drive with it will be a 120mi trip to SLC. with an open downpipe. (hopefully that means I can bend some tubing at the shop back home).


in other news Im trading my motorcycle for a 13b motor for the focus. lol
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