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Old 10-01-2012, 03:25 PM   #1
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Pistons gone

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after 135 000km. The rest of engine looks "like a new" they said.

keep ya informed.
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Old 10-01-2012, 03:34 PM   #2
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Whats the whole story? Did something break to cause them to look at the pistons?
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Old 10-01-2012, 03:50 PM   #3
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Where

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Old 10-01-2012, 04:14 PM   #4
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To lunch......
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Old 10-01-2012, 04:32 PM   #5
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That's what happens when you let those pesky pistons just hang around - they take off and elope
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Old 10-01-2012, 04:49 PM   #6
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They ran off with his Scott Oiler........
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Old 10-01-2012, 06:17 PM   #7
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Old 10-02-2012, 12:29 AM   #8
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They ran off with his Scott Oiler........

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Old 10-02-2012, 01:47 AM   #9
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Old 10-02-2012, 01:28 PM   #10
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:09 PM   #11
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:12 PM   #12
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Interested in hearing what happened
Me too.
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Old 10-02-2012, 05:51 PM   #13
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It might be a while. that is the first thing Hicks has posted since 8/20.
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Old 10-02-2012, 08:45 PM   #14
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Perhaps they took him with them.....
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Old 10-02-2012, 09:30 PM   #15
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It might be a while. that is the first thing Hicks has posted since 8/20.
Wasn't that the last time you bastiges beat his ass up about the Scott oiler...

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