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      Most likely, but if not, then it could.

      Most likely, but if not, then it could.
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      just fine. 48 is probably the most popular. 41...

      just fine. 48 is probably the most popular. 41 works well too
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      huh looks like diesel filters came down in price...

      huh looks like diesel filters came down in price or it spiked when i was last looking (they were over 2x the cost). if i find that my fox ever stops leaking oil, maybe i'll go synthetic with a diesel...
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      Are you sure it was flooded? And that it was the...

      Are you sure it was flooded? And that it was the CSV spraying at full bore? The CSV system is pretty much completely independent and auxiliary. It runs from the starter (so it only possibly has power...
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      If you don't have a leaking wheel cylinder, does...

      If you don't have a leaking wheel cylinder, does it help if you yank up your ebrake? I've had this problem with both my Foxes. The self-adjusting wedges wear out and the only thing keeping the shoes...
    6. Hmm, if you used to need to have the belt...

      Hmm, if you used to need to have the belt attached and all of a sudden now you don't, it sounds like it might be an issue with the relay? I don't know where the hell my Bentley went, so I can't...
    7. Pulling out the cluster is relatively simple and...

      Pulling out the cluster is relatively simple and doesn't require taking the wheel off. The only real concern is that the headlight/hazard/defog switches need to be pulled out, and they need to be...
    8. Is being able to start the car without the...

      Is being able to start the car without the seatbelt latched a new symptom? In both Foxes I've owned, this has been bypassed by the latch (wires shorted).
      If you used to need to connect the seatbelt...
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      The brand / style. I'm not at a computer right...

      The brand / style. I'm not at a computer right now but I think I posted links to it in the post I quoted. I used #14s but i believe #13s should work. Also, about the filter-hardline hose, I'm pretty...
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      As it turns out, it looks like these fittings are...

      As it turns out, it looks like these fittings are actually the stock ones, but with the crimped on hose removed. 5/16" hose fits on great with ABA clamps and no leaks yet. Use a 22mm wrench to...
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      Posted in another thread, but this definitely...

      Posted in another thread, but this definitely belongs here.

      Filler neck hose at less than $2/inch! After years of leaking, I finally got to replacing this guy. The OEM hump hose has long been NLA...
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      Dropped the tank and undercarriage assembly and...

      Dropped the tank and undercarriage assembly and replaced most of the fuel hoses.

      ~$40 15' 5/16" Gates Barricade FI hose: http://www.rockauto.com/dbphp/x,catalog,64,partnum,27348,d,GATES_27348.html...
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      Back from the dead. pritch272, ever find a...

      Back from the dead. pritch272, ever find a suitable replacement? Now that the weather's getting nicer, I'm hoping to drop the tank and change every single hose behind the hardlines. Going to have to...
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      It doesn't sound like the clutch is actually...

      It doesn't sound like the clutch is actually slipping, and considering the previous owner, there's probably still a good amount of life left..

      Is the clutch difficult to depress at all, or is it...
    15. Was one of the spark plugs a lot cleaner than the...

      Was one of the spark plugs a lot cleaner than the rest?
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      That is supposed to see atmospheric pressure. It...

      That is supposed to see atmospheric pressure. It routes to the back of the box to reduce the chance of something getting into the regulator and poking a hole in the diaphragm. You could rip the hose...
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      That is some damn impressive mspaint work. Also,...

      That is some damn impressive mspaint work. Also, that is hideous. :P



      Another tip: delete antenna or replace/relocate with "aero" one
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      Realistically, the Fox isn't the best candidate...

      Realistically, the Fox isn't the best candidate for aero mods (in stock form, we get pretty drag limited somewhere in the low-mid 90mphs). But yes, ecomodder.com would be a good bet for ideas. Like I...
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      I duct-taped off my grill when I drove my first...

      I duct-taped off my grill when I drove my first Fox cross country. The temp would creep up when going up long grades. Then I found out I was down two quarts of oil. Topped off and it was fine :)
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      Only the California models got the newer style...

      Only the California models got the newer style coil. People like sticking with Bosch for ignition components, although you can't go wrong with NGK for plugs. Stick with copper.

      Why are you looking...
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