Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Laecaon » Mon May 07, 2018 12:51 am

Little things help. I remember my first Datsun key ring thing, Those look pretty nice.

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by DRIVEN » Mon May 07, 2018 4:49 am

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When the only tool you have is a hammer every problem starts to look like a hippy.

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Sun May 27, 2018 8:17 pm

Fuck, I love this car. I don't care what other people think. Im well aware of the vast amount of work it needs. I'll do what I can when I can and just keep loving it.

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:34 am

Thinking about tearing into my B today to change my shifter bushing. Anyone got any advice?
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Post by Jamee » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:52 pm

I wonder what decade my bushings took their leave...
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Post by DRIVEN » Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:11 pm

No advice needed. You got this.
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Post by Jamee » Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:25 pm

I feel I do. Just doubt myself when changing parts for the first time. Thanks man. :thumbs:
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Post by DRIVEN » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:01 pm

Pretty straight forward. Only tool needed is a pick or flat screwdriver to get the E-clip off and back on. You'll love the way it shifts with new bushings.
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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:59 pm

It was easy!
I love new parts, they're so pretty :D I'm excited to drive it later today.
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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Laecaon » Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:27 pm

Definitely a worthwhile upgrade. Makes it much nicer to drive.

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:53 pm

I take a lot of pride in the fact that I've kept my B as stock as possible. When i say stock I mean replaced parts are remanufactured or on the rare occasion a new factory part. If that makes sense...
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Post by wayno » Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:50 pm

Great update!
Sometimes it is better to leave something alone, don't fix what is not broke.
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Post by Jamee » Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:22 pm

Yellow door love forever. I was imagining having my B professionally painted and leaving the drivers door as is. Ha Ha Ha. That brings me such joy. I hope Im able to do so one day.
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Post by Taterhead » Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:14 am

Happy Birthday Jamee! Hopefully it’s a good one

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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:53 am

Thank you! 😎
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Post by DRIVEN » Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:58 am

Happy birthday, Jamee.
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Post by wayno » Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:07 pm

I hope you have a great birthday Jamee!!!
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Re: Bratmobile aka slick willy

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Post by Jamee » Mon May 04, 2020 12:54 pm

It has occurred to me that I haven't shared my latest acquisition.
This lady doesn't want flowers...she wants car parts and Walt came home a few months ago with this bad boy. :D
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