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Customs advice.  Customs advice. 

I would like to do a custom for a buddy that owns a 4x4/Jeep shop. And want some real riders for this jeep that look like big off-road tires. Is that even a thing? His Shop Jeep (merchandise showcase) below for reference.

Those inflatable car cover things are called Car Capsule  Those inflatable car cover things are called Car Capsule 

I was interested in them, so I looked it up. http://carcapsule.com . Looks really cool, but fairly expensive. That Mustang size is $429. But prices are from $359 - $489 for this kind. There is also the outdoor one and the showcase one.

We went out and seen some real eagles play today.  We went out and seen some real eagles play today. 

There about 20 or so, some mature and some juvenile (under 5 years old). Some were in the field and some were in the trees. Really neat to see them in the wild. Also the sun set.

Legends of speed.  Legends of speed. 

Just picked up the Mercedes and Cadillac today at target. Really neat how they are doing the GT race cars.

I pronounced it FLAT Tire for so long..... I pronounced it FLAT Tire for so long.....

It’s 5 o’clock CST! Weekend is starting! Oppo got your drink on yet? What you sippin’ on?

Automotive things seen in 2017: Manx in the Middle Automotive things seen in 2017: Manx in the Middle

When a trip to a peach orchard turns out they weren’t open until 2 months later, we headed to nearby state park for some hiking and stumble across the Meyers Manx meet up.

My 5 year old son got K'nex set for Christmas  My 5 year old son got K'nex set for Christmas 

And damn that shit is tough to put together & tedious. THis is the dune buggy section of the instructions. My wife and I just got done with this and it wasn’t without some cursing.

Secret Senna arrived, before Christmas  Secret Senna arrived, before Christmas 

I also utilized my gift at a Christmas Eve family gathering but no one knew because it was under a fleece shirt, and it was cold.

Monte Carlo™️ Concept Car Monte Carlo™️ Concept Car

1999 First Editions

Temporary fix For failed TIPM fuel pump relay.  Temporary fix For failed TIPM fuel pump relay. 

Dual add-a-circuits to power / bypass fuel pump relay using rear 12v power outlet. Permanent solution after the Jump..

Communication Breakdown  Communication Breakdown 

Coworker didn’t get a text telling him to pick up a truck. So he went to job site he was at Friday. I’m an hour away from our shop, and we did all we could do without ladders. LOL. Monday.

Intermittent no start.  Intermittent no start. 

Damn. Wasn’t spark plug & coil. Continued so looked it up. May be an integrated fuel pump relay on the fuse box above. When testing in afternoon warm (60°F) it always started. Waiting until colder & no start to try & test relay fuse.

Cylinder #3 misfire Cylinder #3 misfire

So I get to see what’s going on with that in the van tomorrow. Bought 6 spark plugs as they are likely due anyway.and that upper intake manifold has to be removed at get to them. At least it’ll be warmer tomorrow.

On the job yesterday .  On the job yesterday . 

Working at a library with a parking area under the building. I noticed how many pillars were scratched and scuffed up and the side walls were backed into and busted up.

Kinja Help.  Kinja Help. 

Time to bring a few things to the Kinja techs attention. Please forward or share to the correct places as necessary. Notifications don’t show up on title page, have to click into the 3 line user menu to see if I have notifications. Also as seen above, Instagram doesn’t work and becomes an infinite scroll.

I have set a new record for getting an item from a job site I have set a new record for getting an item from a job site

To putting it to use in my own house. About 7 hours. Wasn’t sure if it’d be better on not. I think it’ll be better.

A thing seen.  A thing seen. 

What’s neat about this is that someone actually swapped trailer springs and axle instead of the truck springs and axle.

Oppo mechanics,  school me on the Torque Angle Sensor Meter Oppo mechanics,  school me on the Torque Angle Sensor Meter

What it is, what it meters And why the FSM says I need it and if I should actually buy this tool that I may only use once.

I remember the blizzard of February 2011...  I remember the blizzard of February 2011... 

That’s the rear sway bar set up from the Cherokee holding the plastic down in the front.I only remember because I took this photo. It was the night before the storm. I didn’t think to get a morning photo. I think we got like 4-5” or they forecasted like 6-8” and we only got like 2”.....

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