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    just checked out pics of your man cave....awesome room you have
    for working and storage....Brian from Canada
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    Merry Christmas! Hope all is well, since your not posting anything, Again another New Year since we've talked, get with me if you can! Hope you have little Snow,Ha...
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    Bro, Contact me and let me know your alive and well... Call, email,send something, can't find your email address and see you have not been like me..
    Jeff
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    Hey Sarge, HA. Happy New Year, hope your family is good and miss you all. Been to long but still the same, new truck
    new Harley, new granddaughter, same old me, you? We will meet again, I hope.....
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    Hey I re-upped your membership upgrade to the end of the year. Thanks for being awesome.
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    Someone near me on Craigslist has a 6.0L with 90k miles on it for sale for 1,500. Any interest? It may not be practical but when I saw it I thought of the Sarge. http://longisland.craigslist.org/pts/2284119994.html
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    Peace my Homie, stay focused, stay in line, keep the faith, it's all small sh.. and I don't believe it either......let me know, Hugs to all of you....
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    Dude, I can not believe it has been this long since I have written you!!!!! I am sorry, I really do miss writing the late nights back when we met and now with so much and the meeting for lunch, I still owe you one to come visit. I also find it hard to get here, time does not permit it! Can you email at JJ59Burke@Aol.com with your telephone number so at the very least we can chat? I still somehow would like to keep in touch with the both of. The wife asked me the other day if I had written, Nope, she said thats not good, they are nice peps! I/we like to come see your homestead, even for the day when apssing to the kids house? So, let me know what ya think? Hope all is well since last, I can try to help you over the phone and skype, what about that? The look here has really cahnged, man what a difference.
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    What a shame. It's good to see you back around, nonetheless. I hope you get the 'ol rig back to top shape. It's a nice ride, without a doubt.
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    Alright, I was worried that the Sarge was done in. What do you plan to do with it?
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About Springthing

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Date of Birth
December 5
About Springthing
Biography:
Mostly a homebody. Like to do computer stuff, do easy/minor repairs/modications to vehicles
Location:
East of Branson, Missouri
Interests:
reptiles, light photography, cooking, outdoorsy stuff, light car stuff.
Vehicles:
1999 Suburban
2000 Mustang
1985 Alfa Romeo Spider

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Steven



"The Sarge"
1999 Chevy Suburban LT- K2500
7.4 454 Vortec, 4WD
305/70/16 on Eagle Alloy



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Why won't my mustang just work!?

by Springthing on 11-07-2010 at 07:43 PM
So for the past year I've been having trouble with the mustang. It kind of sucks because that's my gas saver. It's a v6 mustang so it's good on gas.

The car started to lurch. The car started to stutter. The car started to hesitate on the road.

So after a little bit I got to being able to get the nerve up to fix what I thought was the issue. Plugs and wires.

So I did my plugs, my wires and I sat in the car and went for a short drive and POOF! it works

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Ok...now it's time to vent. Brakes on 1999 Suburban K2500. (Part 2)

by Springthing on 08-08-2010 at 01:52 PM
Friday morning I head up to the dealership. I have a few coffees in the waiting room and they come back, finally, with the fact that the ABS light is on because the front left (driver's) ABS sensor is out and needs to be changed out. But the whole assembly is one unit and needs to be changed out, along with the bearing thing..etc etc.

Until then, 'we can't bleed the brakes, the ABS system has to be full functional first'

$460.00
Each.
They need to do both

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Ok...now it's time to vent. Brakes on 1999 Suburban K2500. (Part 1)

by Springthing on 08-08-2010 at 01:51 PM
W. T. H?

I'm serious right now...wth is up with this stuff??

First, let me say....this is primarily me, venting. I've said most of this stuff before but now I need to get it all out.

I don't even know where to start.

I've had this Suburban for a few years. In that time I've had to replace the front pads four times. I've looked around, I've done some research, and I understand that the brakes for this truck aren't top notch. It won't stop

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It's an engine SWAP! Laying the groundwork.

by Springthing on 07-30-2010 at 01:48 PM
More for my sake than anyone, I have decided to write a little about the 454 engine swap out of the 1999 Suburban. I won't be making a How-To, that's for sure, but it will be nice to chronicle the steps to getting a new motor in front of the truck.

I started by digging around a little, asking questions to people online, an engine builder in the area, and doing a little research.

With 205,xxx miles on the truck it's about time I just take care of the problem once and

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Ultimate Truck Gear Rocker Pods - Real World Use Update!

by Springthing on 04-03-2010 at 10:21 AM
Weeeeeelll... it's been not quite a year since installing the Rocker Pods from Ultimate Truck Gear. Wow. Just... wow!

Florida.. Canada.. Vegas.. numerous trips to St. Louis, and countless local trips. I can only estimate but I believe I've gone about 20,000 miles since their installation last May(ish). If I went out side and cleaned them up with the hose right now - they would look like they were just installed yesterday. I kid you not!

They have gone through water,

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