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    This is great! reinforcing my (very limited)...

    This is great!

    reinforcing my (very limited) knowledge with my M12 GTO.
    the oil pan is a must. If I remember what has been said. Long left hand sweeper will cost you a motor with out the...
  2. http://www.nobleforums.com/showthread.php?9288-How...

    http://www.nobleforums.com/showthread.php?9288-How-do-you-get-to-back-of-the-gauges

    I think he said it best
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    Done deal. Let me know when you need it.

    Done deal. Let me know when you need it.
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    Willie I bought one of BLACKNOBLEM12GTO3R...

    Willie
    I bought one of BLACKNOBLEM12GTO3R's RH headlight covers and have not installed it yet.
    If I can get it back, I would be happy to send it to you.
    Doug
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    So your bushings are just pressed in, no c-clips...

    So your bushings are just pressed in, no c-clips or mechanical fastener?

    Do you recommend something like locktite red or something (belt and suspenders)?

    When I did my bushings, I didnt...
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    To the people who are going to do this project......

    To the people who are going to do this project...
    Trust me, dont know what he is charging for the extractor tool, but I recommend it.

    If you use the search function, I wrote up how you can remove...
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    Well, this should make 10 people VERY happy. ...

    Well, this should make 10 people VERY happy.

    You will be amazed at how eager the car is to change direction with upgraded bushings.

    Did you get the bushing extraction tool designed?
    Extracting...
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    An urban myth I read once, and I have no proof,...

    An urban myth I read once, and I have no proof, is that
    its not uncommon for many competiton classes to require a minimum of a 200 tread wear DOT tire.
    and because of that, that some tire...
  9. I can sort of answer your question. I had a...

    I can sort of answer your question.
    I had a fairly well (street) setup 74 911. torsion bars, sway bars, 3.0Ltr motor. (standard Pelican knowledge stuff)

    I got to play with a Boxter, not own but...
  10. i go through the compliment of that what kind...

    i go through the compliment of that

    what kind of car is that?
    its a Noble
    What's a Noble?
    hmm, this.
  11. "I though you couldn't import those here"

    "I though you couldn't import those here"
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    Ken, I would be up for another "You show me...

    Ken,

    I would be up for another "You show me yours I will show you mine" meeting sometime.
    I think the last time I got to steal ideas, I mean see your car was when we were at Josh's
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    Update I spent some time in front of my brothers...

    Update
    I spent some time in front of my brothers lathe and built 20 Delrin/Acetal bushings
    The issue I didnít like in Kens example, using the Rossion Polyurethane bushings, was it looks like the...
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    Sorry, I don't know we're to buy new knobs. i...

    Sorry, I don't know we're to buy new knobs.

    i had mine crack where the knob shaft meets the controls shaft so the knob would just spin.
    i did a scavenger hunt at the local hardware store and...
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    Man I wish I were a good enough driver that A...

    Man I wish I were a good enough driver that A stopwatch would prove CF wheels were a benefit.
  16. Depends on so much. If you use it for...

    Depends on so much.
    If you use it for overwhelming street use, keep the HP in the low to mid 400s, and have the "standard" fixes in place, its a solid car.

    Age is starting to be a consideration....
  17. Yes the GT3 does ride better than the GT3RS The...

    Yes the GT3 does ride better than the GT3RS
    The GTS rides better than the GT3
    The 911 S rides better than the GTS

    Quoting James May ( I hate when I do that).

    This is the problem with road...
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    This touches on a subject I an just starting to...

    This touches on a subject I an just starting to understand.

    What do you want to car to be great at verses what do you want the car to be good at.

    I have read the GT3RS described as a 95% car....
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    Saw your post on Facebook. how much for just...

    Saw your post on Facebook.

    how much for just the install tool?

    assuming it's (way over simplified) a cup, plunger and a bolt/all thread sort of tool also good for extracting these little...
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    Very nice. Thank you!

    Very nice. Thank you!
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    I already have the sleeves. The Poly bushings I...

    I already have the sleeves. The Poly bushings I bought from you came with a set :)
    bought 1.25" diameter 36" delrin rod, figure 18 bushings (1.5"*18=27" with 9" of wast), for $29.00

    I need 10...
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    cost. For approx $25.00 and a (fairly) short...

    cost.

    For approx $25.00 and a (fairly) short time at the lathe, I crank out multiple bushings.
    I start with rear toe bushings, and then curiosity starts hitting and for $50.00, and some more time...
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    Do you have an opinion on... i am tempted to try...

    Do you have an opinion on...
    i am tempted to try a solid delrin bush in just the rear tow arms.
    i don't think it will transmit too much nvh, weare should be minimal because of minimal rotational ...
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    “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't...

    “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself.”― Eleanor Roosevelt
    So your design is a press fit. Cause and effect riddle answered. Thanks for sharing...
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    Long answer If it outer metal barrel is a press...

    Long answer
    If it outer metal barrel is a press fit, to prevent fore and aft movement, then yes.
    Or, for easier maintenance , replace some/all of the poly shoulders by extending the metal barrel...
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