What is the sound of one piston slapping?
What is the sound of one piston slapping?

With my radiator support plans on hold until parts arrive, I moved on to other things... And I’m glad I did.

Because this had to go on first anyways.

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It added quite a bit of length to the car, and lining it up required some... Persuading

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Thankfully the holes were well marked from previous installation otherwise there’s a TON of adjustment for where it could sit, theoretically throwing off the fitment of all the front end parts. And hey, it might still.

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Once I figured out which way the bolts washers and nuts went in (using the previous ‘damage’ caused by the knurling as a guide) everything went pretty smooth.

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So why the “Hmmm” title? Well, because this is coming up soon:

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But I have ZERO hardware to bolt it on....

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