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Old 10-25-2012, 11:18 PM   #17791
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Nope. Don't have the tensioner.
And like i said, I have been really busy too. I'm not desperately needing them, just didn't want to forget.

Installing my euro tails on sunday... Hopefully it goes relatively smoothly.

am I invited for install? daam I wanna see Kraken
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:19 PM   #17792
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How is your little boy, chris?

growing fast and strong, really makes me proud and happy!

nice that you asked :)
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:25 PM   #17793
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Yup I understand that, I'm about to pick up a second job. Really don't want to but being how slow we are at my current place and I need money to fix the cars and Christmas is just right around the corner.

why don't you get a few certifications ad work as a mechanic?





BTW: I'm looking for some steel (steel because cheap) wheels for my focus, any suggestions where to get ones that fit on SVT?
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:28 PM   #17794
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If you wanna come by chris, come on over. Starting in the am.


Can't wait til I start playing around with my welder. Hopefully some time in november
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:32 PM   #17795
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Steelies, as long as they are 16"they will clear the brakes
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:33 PM   #17796
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Have thought about a second part time job but my schedule is not quite steady enough.


Oooooo, welder. Makes think about wanting to build metal sculptures.
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:45 PM   #17797
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I want to do all sorts of things
Sculptures
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:45 PM   #17798
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BTW: I'm looking for some steel (steel because cheap) wheels for my focus, any suggestions where to get ones that fit on SVT?


Because I wouldn't make no where near what I can doing what I do now. Or at least in the short term. It's much easier for me to pick up another sleep study job and my long time friend will be my boss and he'll be the only one I have to deal with and I can work when ever I want. Really it's win win for me except the fact I will have to wait for another W2 to come in at the end of the year.



It's going to hard to find steel wheels that fit a focus unless you buy steel wheels that fit a mustang and deal with the hella poking out they'll do due to the off sett being way different. You could order custom steelies but then we're talking buying new rims which cost some money when you could just get some different ones. Why do you want some steelies?


Oh and I bet your boy is getting huge, I know how you feel. Mine always wants to go outside and work on the cars with me. Really makes me proud I didn't have to push him towards cars
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:59 PM   #17799
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Why do you want some steelies?
Because I need to try and fix my 5 spokes, or send em to get fixed, or sell at some low price and get different ones.
It's mostly just cosmetic but the there are some bent edges (fortunately only edges).



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ya, great feeling, mine loves cars too :)
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I need new tires for both my foci. One of my 6 spokes as a bend on one of them. I don't feel it so I guess it's ok lol
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