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#26 Scooner

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 02:52 PM

Those General Grabber AT2s are the worst tire ever...Just kidding everyone calm down. They are amazing and for about $140 a tire you can't go wrong. I have the 4" lift and the 27/8.50R14s on my scooner and its a perfect combo no rubbing ever. They rock in the mud and snow and even just wet roads. Can't wait to see more pics!

#27 AKghandi

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 04:16 PM

Your car is what im going for. Though ill have to see if i can swing it :)


Edited by AKghandi, 08 September 2014 - 09:07 PM.


#28 AKghandi

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Posted 09 September 2014 - 12:30 AM

So today i put on the new brakes, wheel cyl and changed the oil.. again. all i had lying around was 5w30 so it started leaking. i put 20w50 in and that should fix it.

 

 

also i got a second job. fixing subarus like mine and some other various cars. mostly subarus.

but i now have access to a full shop with tools and a welder and oh yeah a building full of subaru parts. woot woot!!

 

workin 2 jobs should yield alot of moneys for the roo

 

things are looking up. :)



#29 AKghandi

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Posted 10 September 2014 - 02:04 AM

still leaking.

 

..i think its coming from the driverside headgasket.

and the oil pump.

 

im getting irritated with this.



#30 AKghandi

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Posted 11 September 2014 - 09:14 PM

so its pissing out the oil pump gasket.. guess i better take it back off and see what the problem is.



#31 Scooner

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Posted 12 September 2014 - 07:52 AM

That mickey mouse gasket must've not seated correctly? Those can be kind of tricky!

#32 AKghandi

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Posted 12 September 2014 - 01:14 PM

i orederd a new micky gasket and a set of cam seals. i already have the pump shaft seal i just didnt put it on. this time im going to do all of it.

 

 

and if it still leaks then the lift and tires will be put on hold while i EJ it.

 

 

I'm also going to pull the other oil pump and see if theres maybe some more wear on one than the other


Edited by AKghandi, 12 September 2014 - 01:22 PM.


#33 AKghandi

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Posted 13 September 2014 - 12:38 AM

So today i stripped all the useful parts off the parts turd.

Now i play the waiting game for my oil pump parts.

#34 AKghandi

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Posted 13 September 2014 - 09:09 PM

So today i pulled the car in the garage and crawled under it wiped eveything down and looked for leaks.

The oil pump leaks.
The drivers cam seal leaks A LOT
And i think the oil pan is leaking.

This car leaks more than any other car i have owned.

When my parts show up I'm going to pull the motor. Again. And make sure this turd stops leaking.

#35 AKghandi

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Posted 15 September 2014 - 02:33 AM

got the front end put back together, minus the quads.

 

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#36 Sapper 157

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Posted Yesterday, 05:33 PM

Would your old engine buck or jerk if you didn't rev it a fair amount?

#37 Sapper 157

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Posted Yesterday, 05:41 PM

If you still have minor to moderate leaks after you pull your engine and replace the gaskets and what not, try putting a couple bottles of STOPLEAK in your oil. I have had great results with it in my wagon thus far.

#38 AKghandi

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Posted Yesterday, 08:17 PM

Would your old engine buck or jerk if you didn't rev it a fair amount?

 

 

If you still have minor to moderate leaks after you pull your engine and replace the gaskets and what not, try putting a couple bottles of STOPLEAK in your oil. I have had great results with it in my wagon thus far.

 

 

the engine would bog down at any rpm like it was running out of gas, i suspect it was the intake mani gaskets but i didnt check.

 

if all goes well i shouldnt need stop leak, though the oil stop leak made by blue devil works really well.






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