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what did you do to your buggy/baja/Thing/Sandrail today?
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The following users give thanks for this topic texasmetal - Wed Mar 03, 2010 07:27 AM, perrib - Mon Apr 19, 2010 04:37 AM
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Installed rear view mirror.

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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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Is that a stock mirror? if so, where'd you get it. Mine is embarrassing!

And I did nothing to mine today, first time in many months. It was wonderful to get to drive it finally.


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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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Sorry. I don't know where it came from. It has been hanging around for about 15 years. It has a curved mount for tubing that has two places for screws. I drilled and tapped the top tube. It is all steel so it is old. I would like to have had a few more of them.


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I bought limit straps today for all 4 corners. I'll be putting them on tonight after I get off of work.


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Post Post subject: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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put the new window in that i got from perri, thanks,


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Your welcome. baja 17

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Put new Racetrim seats in =D


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Finally changed over to a alternator Cool Bright Lights Cool

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Took mine to the car wash Saturday. It thanked me by letting the acc pump rod clip and spring get pushed off. (Porsche gets over $20 for the clip, spring and washer.) I made it a few hundred feet from the car wash to Warner Rd. before it stalled and would not start. Use a piece of wire to keep it on. I learned how important the accelerator pump is on a Zenith carb.

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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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I did some dash layout and cut out the opening for the speedo. Also welded on the rear fenders.

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I did some dash layout and cut out the opening for the speedo. Also welded on the rear fenders.

No pretty pictures? Shocked

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Put the new 1 piece front end (scored for free) on mine, put some seats in "Willy Style" my Youngest sons, and worked on seat mounts for "Project II" my other sons baja. Oh also helped Caversmoon get his closer to driving again.


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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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I ordered a pair of 2.0 Fox's today for for the rear of my car. Should be here tomorrow or thursday. Smile


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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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I found an oil leak in the newest hose on the engine. It will be a good time to install the oil thermostat i bought from Dougs.

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Post Post subject: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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today I got home and cleaned out the baja. took out the seats and harnesses. took out the shocks in the rear and organized what was what and where it should go. tomorrow I'm going to cut the cage apart and take it out. the reason for that is that the guy that I bought it from did the welding and he did it with a crappy 110 mig welder. the welds are all bobble gum and pieces of wire not even melted. the guy used odds and ends for material,he tried to use a stop sign post for part of the shock mounts and pieces of exhaust pipe for tubing in the rear of the cage. least to say is that it was and is wrong,but not according to him!!! after that take it to the shop and start tubing in a cage and new front end.

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