So this weekend I tussled with my miata. She really didn’t seem to want to let go of her engine mounts, but I finally convinced her. Now, to be spiteful, she has a really bad exhaust leak. So bad that she’d sputter and die upon any application of throttle.

So I went and bought her a shiny new manifold gasket, and it’s still not enough. WHY WON’T YOU LET ME LOVE YOU!?

Here’s some pictures, because we all love looking at pictures of old cars being taken apart: