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Reddit’s Just Rolled into the Shop is a veritable cornucopia of the many wonders and oddities of shop lyfe. You never know what’s gonna roll in. Here’s what caught my eye this week.

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Failure analysis looks like 2 big end bolts may not have been torqued correctly and they came loose. Last service was 4 years ago though.

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...“drag” racing?

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Surprisingly they did [have all of the keys]

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All around the mulberry bush...

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...It was a mess. When I took off the engine cover i found a big, wadded up ball of electrical tape (held together with zip ties!) where i expected to see a sensor harness.

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Mini cooper

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Screenshot: nBarnabee
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Who wants some antiseize?

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...his ECM doesn’t match his engine or VIN...this car is the twilight zone.

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Shoulda seen the glob of molasses that fell off of it when I pulled it out. 😮 Compressor discharge line was packed full at the compressor side.

2000 s10 4cyl if it matters to anyone. Dude had just bought it.

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Screenshot: Betrivent
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It was very labor intensive, my finger aches after the process....

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Has a 200a inline fuse back behind the battery, which also was poorly secured. Replaced that and a 10a fuse for switch power, replaced the power wire, repaired the switch wires, secured everything all pretty, and she works!

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Suit up or shut up

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...The boss loved it, but we are still working on convincing him to leave it up for customers to see...

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Only the front windows roll down and only halfway, the window motors sound pretty heavy duty. Thing weighs over 12,000lbs

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Just pluck those feathers, problem solved.

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Concrete truck

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Feeling punchy?

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Air ride failure are the best 😅😅😅

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Obligatory brake post

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Obligatory tire post

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