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Old 06-09-2012, 02:56 AM   #14711
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Hey Ray you gonna post up the Meet info?
For those who will be able to attend I am sure they would appreciate it.

On a future note I think it would.be a good idea to post the info at least 2 weeks prior so people have plenty of time to arrange time off to make it if need be. Especially since this one is not on the 2nd Saturday of the month like it was suppose to be as Daniel pointed out.

And Justin, if you and Ray decide on time, location etc. then I think it should be ok for you to go ahead and post up the info. I know Ray has alot going on with his job and may not be able to post the info up as readily in a timely manner. Just my opinion.
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Old 06-09-2012, 02:58 AM   #14712
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"ehhhh f........ what a day, i managed to strip one of the four bolts that hold driver side mount"
Paul... :P don't mind me trying to have you admit that you didn't read carefully my first post about this problem, the one to which you replied in first place, I like wining on forums, hehehe j/k ;)
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Old 06-09-2012, 02:59 AM   #14713
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Really sucking right now since I am having a hard time falling asleep. Just took some otc sleep aids so hopefully they kick in soon since I have to be up at 730 for work.
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:04 AM   #14714
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Paul, thought you having your Evil marathon?
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:04 AM   #14715
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don't mind me tying to have you admit that you didn't read carefully my first post about this problem, the one to which you replied in first place, I like wining on forums, hehehe j/k ;)
Well it's obvious I didn't read it carefully , yes you win.....this one

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Really sucking right now since I am having a hard time falling asleep. Just took some otc sleep aids so hopefully they kick in soon since I have to be up at 730 for work.

I would have taken them a little sooner than 2, but then again you shouldn't have to take those. Maybe you should get a sleep study done
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:05 AM   #14716
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i dont wanna go out now, so will take photo in the morning, but here is someone else photo , and the one circled in red is the one i fracked

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Old 06-09-2012, 03:09 AM   #14717
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I took them around 1-130. Sleep study......haha. You'd probably draw all over my face or something lol.
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:11 AM   #14718
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i dont wanna go out now, so will take photo in the morning, but here is someone else photo , and the one circled in red is the one i fracked

I'll have to check it out when I get home, I can't see pics due to my work internet.

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I took them around 1-130. Sleep study......haha. You'd probably draw all over my face or something lol.


Na, I wouldn't do that at all


In all seriousness though you should get one done. If you can go through my hospital or ask that I do you study, I need the work
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:13 AM   #14719
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I took them around 1-130. Sleep study......haha. You'd probably draw all over my face or something lol.

try to read a book... in bed, for me it works true wonders, i can be fully awake, full of energy, and when I take a book in my hand and just think that i;m about to start reading it, and there's no pictures in it, it makes me yawn and my eyes feel so heavy.. next thing i know i wake up in the morning with a closed book still in my hand
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:47 PM   #14720
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His motor mount bolt not the lugs on his wheels. A bolt Extractor would work perfect though I have never used one.
I haven't been following along on the thread, I just saw where we posted something about his wheels.

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i dont wanna go out now, so will take photo in the morning, but here is someone else photo , and the one circled in red is the one i fracked

Get some Penetrating Oil (WD-40 or PB Blaster) I highly reccommend PB Blaster. Spray it directly on the nut and let it sit for 10 minutes then spray some more then let it sit for about 20 minutes. Spray a little more and take a LONG breaker bar with the Extractor Socket and start wrenching very slowly. You need to ensure that the extractor socket is all the way down on nut and stays that way and that the breaker bar is horizontal , so by the looks of it, you will need an extension. Those bolts look a little long, so you might have to cut off or grind down the bolt because extractor sockets tend to be short and the bolt will go right though and you won't be able to get the breaker bar on it securely.

I am a Certified Machinist. I have done lots of bolt and nut extractions, most in incredibly difficult locations.
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