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Old 10-12-2018, 08:12 AM
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10-12-18 Fall Weather Friday Workchat

Finally it cooled off here. Looks like we finally are getting some nice cool fall weather....50 degree range for the next weekend or two!
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Old 10-12-2018, 08:14 AM
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It's pretty cool here aswell after summer had 46 or so days in the 100s rang e it's nice to have 70-75 weather. It's raining tho
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We're supposed to get 1-3" of snow sunday...
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Cool this morning, mid 40's. Need to adjust the truck carb a smidge, running a little too rich at idle for the weather. Need to get my higher temp thermostat put in before it gets cooler.
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A whopping 46°F (had to convert for you ya imperialistic bastards ) today.

Also slated to get back to work Monday.
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A whopping 46°F (had to convert for you ya imperialistic bastards ) today.

Also slated to get back to work Monday.
Has anyone invaded Canada lately?


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Has anyone invaded Canada lately?


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Trump would try if somebody dared him to. He is unfortunately that stupid.
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Just thought I would share the new ride with everyone



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Ahh yes, let it flow through you
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I'm not a fan of the blue oval either, but congrats!
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its finally a blue sky today after a week
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you sold the sedan finally !?
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No, purge... I must purge
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All I've been doing this past week is watching YouTube videos for: painting, engine mods and suspension, political BS, stand up comedy, and documentaries. I've never logged this kind of hours before but what the hell are you going to do when you can't move?
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I'm not a fan of the blue oval either, but congrats!
I didn't expect anyone to agree with my choice. Hell, even my family is giving me ****

The 10R80 is the **** for DD though. So good...

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you sold the sedan finally !?
Yeah, my Dad bought it and sold his coupe. I can't wait to get my ass handed to me by him. Haha

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Haha you do you brother
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its finally a blue sky today after a week
it was getting depressing
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All I've been doing this past week is watching YouTube videos for: painting, engine mods and suspension, political BS, stand up comedy, and documentaries. I've never logged this kind of hours before but what the hell are you going to do when you can't move?
Cant move?
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I didn't expect anyone to agree with my choice. Hell, even my family is giving me ****

The 10R80 is the **** for DD though. So good...

Yeah, my Dad bought it and sold his coupe. I can't wait to get my ass handed to me by him. Haha

Haha you do you brother
You know we got to give you **** about it, esp since your sedan is going to walk on it. Haven't been a fan of the mustang since the fox body but I do dig the new coyote. Plans for mods?
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Something's wrong with my clutch/transmission. Clutch pedal feels gritty, yesterday the pedal stuck to the floor and I couldn't take it out of gear, and two days ago it wouldn't let me into 3rd gear until I pumped it once.

Guys are saying it's possibly the slave. Gonna need another car while the Cobalt is down.
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If you had to pump it then it might be your master cyl. have you made sure there isn't any air in the system?
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mine makes a clunking noise when I push the clutch in, shift gears and/or let off the gas. its annoying as ****. replaced all mounts and it still does it. Pretty sure its internal
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If you had to pump it then it might be your master cyl. have you made sure there isn't any air in the system?
I'll bleed it first just to clear out the old fluid, that's what was recommended to me. Do I do the vacuum method or is there a nipple on LNFs?

It's only happened once to me. Two days ago, 2nd to 3rd shift and it grinded, so I clutched out/in once (pump) and it went in fine. Yesterday, the pedal stuck to the floor so I turned the car off, got it in neutral and pulled the pedal up with my foot. No issues since then, but the clutch pedal feels "gritty"
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get a mityvac from Harbor freight and put vacuum on the brake cylinder for about 10 minutes. Usually -10hg is sufficient.

Undo the fitting, and pump the clutch. should feel much better
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Something's wrong with my clutch/transmission. Clutch pedal feels gritty, yesterday the pedal stuck to the floor and I couldn't take it out of gear, and two days ago it wouldn't let me into 3rd gear until I pumped it once.

Guys are saying it's possibly the slave. Gonna need another car while the Cobalt is down.
Look into the clutch master.

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You know we got to give you **** about it, esp since your sedan is going to walk on it. Haven't been a fan of the mustang since the fox body but I do dig the new coyote. Plans for mods?
You and me both on the fox bodies. Yes, I'm researching the controller and trying to understand how to tune it. Will run ethanol ASAP. Other than that, nothing.

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If you had to pump it then it might be your master cyl. have you made sure there isn't any air in the system?
What he said
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Yeah, my Dad bought it and sold his coupe. I can't wait to get my ass handed to me by him. Haha
damn, feels good that the turbo I sold is being used by someone's dad to spank on mustangs

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