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Old 11-29-2012, 12:03 PM   #5851 (permalink)
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waiting for the paint to dry

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Old 11-29-2012, 02:44 PM   #5852 (permalink)
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Yesterday I installed the Rola roof rack. New Firestick CB antenna arrived today, so that will get attched to the rear of the rack tomorrow.
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Old 11-29-2012, 03:57 PM   #5853 (permalink)
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Congrats! I have had the hardest time finding four of these. I have had to go to three different sources to get a full set, and I am still waiting on one more to be delivered! Let me know how they ride!
They ride great. Road noise is very obvious (not bad though) but I had a lifted truck on 33's before this so im used to it. They feel less wobbly than the 215/60 harmony i had on before and acceleration doesnt really seem to be any worse.
They look great too!

Funny you mention about having 3 tires, what a headache I got from a local discount tire with my tires. NEVER AGAIN!!


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Old 11-29-2012, 04:04 PM   #5854 (permalink)
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More heated seats! Feels sooooo good on your back.

Installing Aftermarket (Dorman) Heated Seats on 2002



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Old 11-29-2012, 04:29 PM   #5855 (permalink)
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Hmm.....I was curious about this as well. Debating if I want to do aftermarket heaters and install them into my current seats waiting to go in OR pull the ones out of my stock seats and install those into my current seats waiting to go in.
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Old 11-29-2012, 06:36 PM   #5856 (permalink)
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Hmm.....I was curious about this as well. Debating if I want to do aftermarket heaters and install them into my current seats waiting to go in OR pull the ones out of my stock seats and install those into my current seats waiting to go in.
Might be easier to handle the wiring with new aftermarket heaters.


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Old 11-29-2012, 08:32 PM   #5857 (permalink)
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Might be easier to handle the wiring with new aftermarket heaters.
Well, my Foz already has heated seats so the wiring and switches are already there, just need the heating pads and associated wiring that goes to the harness for the car.
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Old 11-29-2012, 09:42 PM   #5858 (permalink)
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Drove it in the snow
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Old 11-30-2012, 11:06 AM   #5859 (permalink)
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Had my winter tires mounted and balanced. Filled with nitrogen so shouldn't have to worry psi fluctuations with temp or elevation changes. Now just wishing for lots of snow here in Colorado or Montana when I drive there for the holiday.


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Took the beater in for a safety inspection. Licence plate lights were out and the tie rods were deemed "too sloppy".
I've installed my set of LED licence bulbs I scored at DGM'13 courtesy of Diode Dynamics and got ready to swap the tie rods off my old FXT steering rack.

The weather is a little cold but I'll get them swapped out soon enough. I'll install the $5 O2 fix and the new knock sensor as soon as it shows up.
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Old 12-01-2012, 03:43 AM   #5861 (permalink)
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I tidied the boot, put a new towrope in with the spare tyre, added a tyre plug kit (still need some bits added, but will work for now)
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Old 12-01-2012, 07:34 AM   #5862 (permalink)
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Started stereo install....Pioneer 940bt mb quart 6 1/2 seperates in the front zapco 650.6 reference amp .....did head unit / sirius/ backup camera and ran power/speaker/sybilink cables through the car today....will finish it up tomorrow and post some pics!
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Old 12-01-2012, 11:38 AM   #5863 (permalink)
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My $250 pick up....

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My $250 pick up....

Score! Those are actual BBS, right!?
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Old 12-01-2012, 12:37 PM   #5865 (permalink)
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Nice! I bought 4 silver STI BBS wheels for my FXT for $350 :-)
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