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Old 03-01-2013, 08:06 PM   #21
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Did some rallying today. Budy lost his oil cap and 4 quarts of oil.
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Mike, nice work on the exhaust. I had someone do mine for me. I don't have welding equipment, cutting equipment, or a lift. I don't know that he did the prettiest job, but the mufflers are ugly anyway and the important thing is it's all lined up and doesn't leak.

And after they were installed, I found... they sound pretty much the same as the old ones. I guess that's what to expect from a tiny muffler, it ain't gonna have much noise reduction. I like loud, I just don't like drone. The drone kinda changed it's RPM range a bit but it's still there. On the plus side, I swear it is making more power. Car feels faster. And it is quieter as the speed increases to way-past-legal speeds which is nice.



Your GTO dropped a bit?

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Usually I have my car cleaned inside and out on Tuesdays and Fridays, but it has snowed every day this week. I got tired of it and vacuumed the inside, washed her and drove her home quickly between spells after work.
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Put in some LED bulbs, but they made problems, and I don't want to deal with splicing in resistors that heat up. So I went back to incandescent bulbs. The Backup lights are still in there, though (pictures in post #12 this thread).
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Your GTO dropped a bit?

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Nope, they sit pretty low stock, at least compared to a Mustang. The bottom of my front bumper has the scars to prove it.



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Did an oil change on a mountain side today. Lost my oil cap and almost 4 quarts :( thankfully there was another car with me


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yeah and he beat you to it lol.

that sucks but how do you lose 4 quarts from an oil cap or was that in addition to losing the cap?
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Lost oil from oil cap falling off. I'm lucky we stopped to check the road ahead when I noticed smoke coming from under the hood
Didn't even see he posted about it lol


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four quarts through the cap? damn. suckage, I didn't think it was possible
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