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Old 08-03-2009, 09:44 PM   #41
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Just lookin out for you man, didn't realize it was already too late in the build for pistons. Either way, nice build.. will continue keeping an eye on it.
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Old 08-03-2009, 09:46 PM   #42
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Its not... I would just have to pull the wrist pins back apart. Ill kick myself in the *** later, Oh well.

I appreciate you throwing advice at me tho, thats what makes this forum great.
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Old 08-03-2009, 09:47 PM   #43
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trust me Im sorda regretting it, but I need to pay rent and insurance... and i just bought a winter beater because I really needed a second mode of transporation. You can always pull apart a clean motor and throw it back together as long as nothing is damaged. If I ever have the money for a turbo, clutch, reroute, and tires....... then I will probably have the money to redo the motor as well.
Our builds are nearly the same for exactly the same reasons =P
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Old 08-03-2009, 09:57 PM   #44
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Yea ur car and my car are way too similar dude.... kinda scary.
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I still can't get over the cross hatch on 135K cylinders.
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