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Passed Inspection!

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#1 Seahag1978


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Posted 16 August 2005 - 09:24 PM

The timing got straightened out and she passed the state inspection! Legal for another year!

Pardon my frustration but we have replaced so far due to failure:

battery cable
right front wheel bearings - twice
all axles front right - twice
front calipers
brake pads
gas tank was pulled for a leak
tailgate pull
distributor cap
plug wires
vacuum lines
ball joints
interior parts
badges (need to put on)
rims and tires

The sunroof leaks but that will wait a little bit.

#2 YellowSub


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Posted 18 August 2005 - 01:43 PM

On the bright side, you pretty much have a new car:grin:. Congratulations, it must have felt awesome to get that paper that says PASSED!!!

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Posted 18 August 2005 - 01:48 PM


Badges? Badges? We don't need no steenkin' badges!

Sorry... I couldn't help myself.

Seriously, though. You need the badges to pass inspection? I'm glad we only have an emissions test here.

#4 NorthWet


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Posted 18 August 2005 - 02:41 PM

Sheesh!!! That list will certainly make my wife feel better about HER car! :grin:


#5 WoodsWagon


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Posted 18 August 2005 - 06:57 PM

Thats great that the engine is listed as one part.
Congrats on passing inspection, I have yet to accomplish that.

#6 Seahag1978


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Posted 18 August 2005 - 08:28 PM

Thanks everyone! It was a great feeling! It was only possible with the solid information, encouragement and parts acquired from members here on the board.

I actually got to the show last night. We took the Brat and the Baja... we were the only Subies there :(

Premium gas is $2.87... the Baja will have a little nap. So add another vintage Subie to the daily driver list, I drove her to work today and I'll be driving it until the salt trucks roll. (or when it's a zillion degrees outside... no A/C).

Now we can concentrate on getting the '50 Ford F-1 tweaked out. She'll be registered tomorrow.

Then the '86 will get her turn... she's stripped and primed.

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Posted 18 August 2005 - 08:32 PM

Oh, I forgot:

complete exhaust system
voltage regulator

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