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Old 06-29-2008, 12:00 PM
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TurboBenz wouldn't listen; had to replace his tranny

I kept telling him not to do those burnouts in my driveway, but would he listen? Noooooooo!
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Old 06-29-2008, 12:27 PM
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Am I missing something here?
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Old 06-29-2008, 01:00 PM
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Am I missing something here?
Very little I imagine.....
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Old 06-29-2008, 04:30 PM
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I told him not to replace the whole thing....but hes like me if i had another i knew on a personal level id just swap them and not fuss with it.


But hey if you have it to work with then work with it.
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Old 06-29-2008, 04:33 PM
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Man, that crazy kid TurboBenz and his 126 and 123.



Didnt know about the burnout. I know he likes to speed around in that fancy 123 of his...
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Old 06-29-2008, 04:43 PM
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lol, ive done many a burnout in my driveway, only difference is i have a stick
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Old 06-29-2008, 04:57 PM
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that tranny was bunk. atf was glittery with metal flakes and we found rust in the tail housing.
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Old 06-29-2008, 05:40 PM
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Old 06-29-2008, 05:44 PM
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IDK about those burnouts. If he was into that whole burning out thing, I am sure he would have done it yesterday when I gave him the video card....
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Old 06-29-2008, 06:36 PM
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I hate to say it, but my gasser can't break loose the rear wheels on dry raod, even in L. It will on a wet road
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Old 06-29-2008, 06:38 PM
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I hate to say it, but my gasser can't break loose the rear wheels on dry raod, even in L. It will on a wet road
thats cause you gota floor it and do a neutral drop. Any videos turbo? This was my little party when i finally got the engine in and running

http://s8.photobucket.com/albums/a2/Cervan/SIGS/?action=view&current=carvideo.flv
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Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?

As long as they would add one additional commandment for you to keep thy religion to thyself.
George Carlin (Wonder where he is now..)

1981 240d (engine donor 1983 240d) recently rebuilt engine hurray! - No more.. fought a tree and the tree won.

pearl black 1983 240d 4speed (Converted!@$$%) atleast the tranny was rebuilt.

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Old 06-29-2008, 06:50 PM
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is that your replacement car cervan? Is it nicer than the one before?
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Old 06-29-2008, 07:06 PM
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Cant find a tailhousing gasket for my trans! I looked here and ********. Anyone know what it is called?
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Old 06-29-2008, 07:07 PM
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thats cause you gota floor it and do a neutral drop. Any videos turbo? This was my little party when i finally got the engine in and running

http://s8.photobucket.com/albums/a2/Cervan/SIGS/?action=view&current=carvideo.flv
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Old 06-29-2008, 07:50 PM
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That was nothing compared to what the kid in this video did.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Pi7EHVnncg
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