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      My apologies, Syncro. Replaced the fuel pump...

      My apologies, Syncro. Replaced the fuel pump relay with one from the parts car, but did not drive her. Had too many other things to finish. Also cleaned out the trash again. Really accumulates...
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      German, it does have an intermittent stumble, ...

      German, it does have an intermittent stumble, but it may not do it for 2 weeks. It is so intermittent that I don't realize it has happened until afterwards. Just a quick burp, then off we go again....
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      I have been having a problem with the Fox lately....

      I have been having a problem with the Fox lately. Occasionally the Fox will not start. Crank and crank to no avail. Then suddenly, VROOM, she goes. I have replaced both fuel pumps and the filter....
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      German, what did you use for material for the...

      German, what did you use for material for the shroud? Is it white corrugated plastic? My shroud is also missing and I want to make a new one. Have you had any problems with it getting hot and...
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      Should have been an available color option since...

      Should have been an available color option since Dr Who has been on since the 60's!! The wagons even look a bit like a TARDIS! ! As a diehard Who-vian, I am in your debt for posting the proper paint...
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      Mx6GT91, When it dies, does it act like it is...

      Mx6GT91, When it dies, does it act like it is starving for fuel? Does the fuel level make any difference? Back when I first started driving mine if I had any thing less than 1/2 tank it would sputter...
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      Denver, I misspoke. I meant to say"until I can...

      Denver, I misspoke. I meant to say"until I can make a new one". I have already been experimenting with some steel tubing with some limited success. I will post some pics when I get to work on it some...
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      Well, on my way to work this morning, Dragon...

      Well, on my way to work this morning, Dragon suddenly lost power and died within about a block. Got off the side of the road and popped the hood. Nothing obvious. Got her started again, but she ran...
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      Well, after driving the car for 2 years now, I...

      Well, after driving the car for 2 years now, I FINALLY got the stereo installed! Now I just need to replace the front speakers and mount the rear ones and I will be home free!!

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      I normally run non-ethanol gas and average about...

      I normally run non-ethanol gas and average about 28 - 29 mpg on the highway. Would probably get better but I enjoy driving her WAY too much! !

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      Synchro, did your car behave well before the...

      Synchro, did your car behave well before the rotation? On mine the alignment was done just after I replaced all 4 tires, as in, I drove straight from the tire shop to the alignment shop. Car drove...
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      Well, I am not a happy camper. Ever since having...

      Well, I am not a happy camper. Ever since having the tires rotated and rebalanced on Thursday, the Fox has pulled to the right rather aggressively. Not sure what a r and r has to do with the...
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      Well, had a slightly productive day....... oil...

      Well, had a slightly productive day....... oil change, new rubber pads for the pedals, new Bosch Platinum plugs and fixed the windshield washer line that I broke. Had the tires rotated and...
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      Got her dug out enough to be able to drive her to...

      Got her dug out enough to be able to drive her to work today. Like being reunited with an old friend! Not a fan of the wife's Blazer. It does well when a 4 wheel drive is needed but it just isn't fun...
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      Earlier this week I placed an order with G.A.P....

      Earlier this week I placed an order with G.A.P. for some periodic maintenance stuff (oil filter, copper washer for the drain plug, new rubber pads for the pedals and some new spark plugs). My parts...
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      Replaced the top radiator hose, adjusted the...

      Replaced the top radiator hose, adjusted the clutch and broke the"y" fitting in the windshield washer line. I'm just a bull in a china shop!

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      Went out to start the Dragon and allow her to...

      Went out to start the Dragon and allow her to warm up and was surprised to see she was surrounded by and covered with a sheet of solid ice. I guess 2 days of rain and the arrival of the "Polar...
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      As an aging parent myself, caring for my aging...

      As an aging parent myself, caring for my aging parents, my heart goes out to KRAMMIT. We will keep you in our prayers as well.

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      Nice, bluetoes! The only notes I ever find on my...

      Nice, bluetoes! The only notes I ever find on my car usually involve cursing about my parking prowess! No matter how clean the Dragon is!

      Mike

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      Didn't even get to start her today. ........ too...

      Didn't even get to start her today. ........ too much ice. Was afraid I would break a hip if I tried to get to her. Which also means too much ice to even attempt to get her out the driveway to the...
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