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    Angry Oh ive had a really bad night

    Ok I have been working late's tonight and just got in. I had a vec B in for a knacked gear box on thursday had the box out changed the flywheel, clutch and slave cylinder. Fitted brand new box refitted the sub fram started bolting the steering rack I trapped a power steering pipe under the rack brackett ok my bad . Anyway new pipe came today fitted and went on to rebuild the car i.e refit both drive shaft's ect refill gear box with oil. Bled the clutch and the pedal went stuff then bang pedal hit the floor and there was clutch fluid all over the floor and fluid coming from inside the bellhousing oh Blow I said, So box had to come back out for the 3rd time, Box now out again awaiting part's not a very good night. I going to have a beer now
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    unlucky m8. sounds like you need more than 1 beer.

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    I do have a one or two in stock
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    Thats the cylinder gone then isn't it, didn't you fit a new one at the time?

    Anyway, I hope you get it sorted, sleep well mate, and don't rush tomorrow, methodical is faster than fast 99% of the time.

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    At least you can do the box process with you eyes closed now
    Tomorrow will be a new day

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    Quote Originally Posted by BlueRob View Post
    At least you can do the box process with you eyes closed now
    Tomorrow will be a new day
    It all depends on how may beers he drinks

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    take your time m8, more haste less speed is what i'm always told..... hope you had a few beer's and fresh eye's will look at it today
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    Quote Originally Posted by VauxVeteran View Post
    Thats the cylinder gone then isn't it, didn't you fit a new one at the time?

    Anyway, I hope you get it sorted, sleep well mate, and don't rush tomorrow, methodical is faster than fast 99% of the time.
    Thank's guy's I feel a bit heady today but I don't start work till 3:00 should be ok for that
    Yep that was a brand new cylinder VV so that's going back under warranty
    Last edited by Jay Kay 313; 7th August 2007 at 09:25. Reason: me spelling again
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jay Kay 313 View Post
    Thank's guy's I feel a bit heady today but I don't start work till 3:00 should be ok for that
    Yep that was a brand new cylinder VV so that's going back under warranty
    Oh jeez that's raw if you got sent a bad one.

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    now knows why he gets other people to do that greasy messy mechanical stuff

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