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Old 05-02-2013, 11:52 AM
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Originally Posted by thinwhiteduke View Post
The fact that it never grabbed 3rd gear SHOULD have caught his attention. I've driven many cars where the shifter indications are a little 'off'.
If the RPM at 60 mph in 2nd gear was high enough to put a rod through the pan, he should have seen it coming, surely!!.....what is he freakin brain dead?

Sorry, personal responsibility .

cause everyones a mechanic and gearhead gotcha

all my dads ford trucks that where diesels in 4th 1 to 1 would sing on the hyway.. if I didn't know vehicles why would I think anythings wrong with a gas engine singing on the hyway ?
just one exp.
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