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Old 11-10-2009, 11:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What did you do to your Sky today?

I picked up a 2007 Sky with 14,000 miles. It has a Hahn turbo and K1S single exhaust. I've been sorting it out as most used cars can be neglected. I changed just about all the fluids - transmission, differential, brake/clutch, and power steering fluids. The turbo was leaking oil so it got new bearings and O-rings.

The car came with a chrome stubby antenna that was not the best when out of the metro areas so I got a 31" from Autozone.

The stock tires tread was was twice the height of the wear bars and hard as a hockey puck in the rain. With snow season right around the corner the Pilot Alpin snow tires went on the chrome wheels. Also picked up a set of B&G lowering springs and will have it aligned this week after about 500 miles of settling.

I bought a GM tonneau cover for it and have it stretched out in the spare bedroom. That'll go in the spring.

Currently plumming coolant to the turbo and will relocate the power steering pump away from the turbo heat.

But I have to have it so I can put it all back together for the last couple of top down days!


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Old 11-10-2009, 01:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I drove mine
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Old 11-10-2009, 01:20 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Checked to make sure it started today.....
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Old 11-10-2009, 01:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Waved goodbye to her as I got in the "beater" for the drive to work.

I did, although, promise her that I would check into a new Magnaflow catback for her today. She seemed happy and went back to sleep.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Added DDMWorks logo decow to the engine cover.
LQQKS great. So does the racing plate.
Going out to the shed to put the cover back on.
And lock Her back up till spring.
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:34 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Left it in the garage supposed to rain today in the Burgh Thats what the Fiero is for.
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:44 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I drove mine. Will drive it home probably with the top down
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Old 11-10-2009, 05:32 PM   #8 (permalink)
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didn't get to ride with the top down this morning due to some due on the top, going to go cruising after work though, i can't wait.
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Old 11-10-2009, 06:32 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Nothing. Haven't seen her in over two months... making plans to spoil her when I get back. So many options... so little money
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I straightened out her winter cover and promised her I would take her out as soon as winter is over.
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Old 11-10-2009, 07:05 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I gave her the day off.
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Old 11-10-2009, 08:39 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Ugh.... Snow White is at the dealership having her top adjusted and a bunch of other stuff. I am having withdrawals. The weather here in CT has been great for the SKY to go topless too. Ugh.... Oh well... T.
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Old 11-10-2009, 08:56 PM   #13 (permalink)
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...put baby oil all over the seat...then drove around nekked
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I went to the body shop today and inspected the work on the frame splice. Looked good. I assembled the A arms to the frame and put on a shock/spring, hub, put tire on it so they can get it off the frame machine...looked at color splotches.....
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Working hard on my custom-made wing.Gonna make a thread in here on it with loads of pics soon.
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