[DMCForum] Re: The official-unofficial Fridge Run time line
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[DMCForum] Re: The official-unofficial Fridge Run time line

> Sam,
> The trailing arm issue is major.

Rich, a little Samuel folk lore for you:  His family isn't
into shortened versions of names.  They like to be old
fashioned and pronounce all the syllables.  Sam-u-el, his
brother Wes-ley, his other brother Wil-li-iam and his
grandpa Lawr-ence.  Not Sam, Wes, Bill or Lor.  :-)

It looks like Sam-u-el's passenger side TAB had previously
broken and been driven around that way.  The underbody has a
few scratches where the end of the trailing arm rubbed it
several times.  The TAB on that side looks like a hardware
store special they cut down to fit.  They put the alignment
shims on the wrong side of the trailing arm, so the
alignment was completely off.  I noticed the rear wheel was
cocked too far in the first time I saw the car.  Once I got
the TAB out, I noticed that two of the big washers were
missing.  So I just said, "phuque it" and put it back like
it was until he gets the missing parts.


----- Original Message -----
From: "cruznmd" <racuti1@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, January 26, 2004 8:44 AM
Subject: [DMCForum] Re: The official-unofficial Fridge Run
time line

> --- In DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Samuel
<samuel_yahoo@xxxx> wrote:
> > I'd like my car to go also if it can make it. Walter and
I went to
> do
> > the tabs and found that some washers were missing that
are needed.
> > Things I have left before I consider it safe.
> >
> > 1. Trailing arms (severe toe-in on the passenger side)
> > 2. New tires (old ones are dry-rotted, I dont personally
> them).
> > Getting some tires on the way, would like to get the
wheels powder
> coated.
> > 3. Anything found after normal driving
> Sam,
> The trailing arm issue is major. I hope you get it
resolved. You have
> about 3 weeks. I'd really like you to come along. I've
been following
> your posts and progress. I'd love to see your car.
> Rich
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