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#1 (permalink) Old 07-21-2003, 08:55 PM
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well at my mechanics shop installing my rear spoiler , i decided to learn how to do a full brake job. it was suprisingly easy, turned out to be a seized sliders on the rear brakes, ( the car was an e30 325ix) , it was a lot of fun to learn and im gonna change my pads within the next comming weeks when i go to replace my left front speed sensor which is causing my abs light to go on.

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furi pretty soon u will be able to open your own shop.

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heres hoping for that.**penting fingers like mr.burns**

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Good stuff yo! Changing breaks is probably one of the easiest things one can do on a car. A little more of a pain in the arse if ya got brake drums as opposed to disk brakes, but still relatively easy.

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I would atempt it.... but my car is 3 inches off the ground... i have no jack.... I have no tools, not even a freakin screw driver...

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I would atempt it.... but my car is 3 inches off the ground... i have no jack.... I have no tools, not even a freakin screw driver...
And you call yourself an enthusiast? Get a tool box, and a 2 ton jack, some duct tape, and a manual. Sheesh.

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tools or mods ?????


hard decision.... let me think

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Oh, that's right. You'd rather get raped to change your oil, do your brakes, change a light bulb, find your ass, than spend the 15$ on a good tool set. My bad.

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tools or mods ?????


hard decision.... let me think
think about how much you would save on mods if you could avoid labor costs
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tools or mods ?????


hard decision.... let me think
LOL

1. cars come and go... and the mods go with them... unless you plan on owning the same car for the rest of your life.

2. quality tools will be with you forever.

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My friends dad has over 10,000 dollars of tools in his TWO CAR GARAGE!!!!

one day i want something like that cause I actually know how to do these things.... just no tools.


but for now my car sits in the garage freshly waxed till it stops raining.... I haven't drivin my car in 6 days now!

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