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Unread 07-09-2015, 12:42 AM   #2491
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Gaskets replaced, fenders installed, dash swapped to charcoal gray, rear subframe and gas tank pulled.



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Looks awesome Dustin! Did your T5 survive the BBQ?
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Yeah just have to replace the shifter bushing and the tail shaft seal.
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Did you paint the engine compartment and fenders black?
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The engine bay, yes. The fenders are new unpainted.
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Hoss had a hell of a time pulling this cart with 1.5 yards concrete on board. This little jaunt also has me moving more towards doing Expy brakes on Hoss.



Plus they mixed it way too wet, so that probably added a little weight.

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I don't have any issues with my braking. I'm wanting to upgrade to 3.73s.
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Do you have rear disc on yours Dustin?
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Dustin, you haven't pulled a heavy enough load yet to need heavier brakes, but still a good idea.
Shane, i think advance auto sells calipers with the caliper bracket. Get those with ceramic pads, and the powerstop rotors from rock auto. Rock auto might sell the calipers and brackets together as well...

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