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Old 11-08-2006, 11:06 AM   #1
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Default That new car feel

Question for ya, Whats the best way of keeping that new car feel?

Constant diff rebuilds?
Replacing hubs, caster blocks, bearings, belts?

Any ideas.
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Old 11-08-2006, 12:55 PM   #2
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Dont drive it!

Best way is to keep off the walls. Keep your SH#@@ clean and replace bearings after they get gritty.
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Old 11-08-2006, 01:49 PM   #3
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Diff rebuilds, shock rebuilds, check for any developed slop in suspension parts, tweak, clean bearings, replace parts that wear out (belts).
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Dont drive it!
and dont build it to..

clean i up with a brush after every run.. and rebuild the car (depending on the used.)
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i used to just buy a new car once a month
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