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Old 01-09-2013, 10:08 AM   #95821
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:08 AM   #95822
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Jordan, why roush make our transmission on the cruze leak around driver side half shaft!!

sent from my galaxy sIII
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:11 AM   #95823
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not my style. too big for the benz.

but i do have 5x112 and finding a nice looking wheel that:

A) doesn't cost $$$$$$$$$$
B) is a 16 or 17
C) isn't retardedly rare

ain't easy
Timmeh, every thought about buying somethign like these, and doing a staggered setup, paint them something cool?

http://www.blackrockwheels.com/produ...kDuneSeries941



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Old 01-09-2013, 10:18 AM   #95824
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Timmeh get 18. You challenge is to tuck wheel. Okay go
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:19 AM   #95825
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Jordan, why roush make our transmission on the cruze leak around driver side half shaft!!

sent from my galaxy sIII
If anything roush would be retrofitting it so it doesn't leak. Cause all the companies are too lazy to do it themselves.
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:19 AM   #95826
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lol. i'd have to run like 25 ratio tires... would cost me a pretty penny.
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:22 AM   #95827
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Fuel Pump
Control Arm Bushings (they failed and we didnt catch it quick enough and it ruined a set of tires)
Tires
Clutch
Flywheel
Waterpump
Timing Belt

Hopefully this year it needs basically nothing but we're expecting it to need more of the same next year.

thats why she bought the BMW. to save miles/maintenance on the Audi
It has:
New coolant tank
New clutch...possibly flywheel, I'd have to check the sheets
New water pump
New control arms
New tires
New ball joints
New CV joints (the rubber pieces to stop leaks, etc)
New valve cover gaskets
Full inspection
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New guide pulley(s)
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New tensioner
Fairly new pads and rotors
...and now a new tire since I got a g nail in one of the tires last night. FML

All done as of 11/27/2012. It has all the records for everything. It drives, sounds, and feels very healthy.

Although I know of the common nuisances, like leaky valve cover gasket, leaky coolant tanks + hoses.
I am ordering a full 12-piece set of Samco coolant hoses, a new reservoir, and having someone mock up an aluminum copy off it.
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:22 AM   #95828
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Timmy can tuck 16's

18's are just cheating.



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Old 01-09-2013, 10:27 AM   #95829
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...and now a new tire since I got a g nail in one of the tires last night. FML

All done as of 11/27/2012. It has all the records for everything. It drives, sounds, and feels very healthy.
uh.....you mean 4 new tires right?

or are you trying to see how quickly you can destroy the quattro system?

they are terribly sensitive to tire wear differences...

also I'm not saying it will be a bad car, in fact I pray its not for your sake, all I'm saying is they are expensive to maintain and literally eat parts. plan accordingly.
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:28 AM   #95830
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Timmy can tuck 16's

18's are just cheating.
with the space in the wheel wells...

yup.

think i could run wobbles and put 5x4.5's on? 5x112 = 5x4.41.... so it's not a BIG difference... plus i could get those satin black steelies and roll hard all day. or paint em some crazy ass color.
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