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Author Topic: OMG The metal scrap guys took my intake manifold while it was outside!!!  (Read 2888 times)

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 >:(    :(      Oh  man, why???. I took ol Blue's engine apart to do some head repairs. After I degreased and painted the aluminum intake for my V6 2.8, I set it outside my shop to dry. Then it got swiped.  I don't normally cry over car stuff, but right now thats how it feels. I feel like setting a trap for these guys and going after them. I'm on the edge, it's personal, you know???   :-[
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With the price of scrap steel these days...you can't leave anything laying around. There is nothing worse than a thief.... >:(

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My nephew laid 4 Mustang aluminum wheels behind his garage so they would be safe, the next time he looked they were gone. No one supposedly knew they were there!

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The muffler shop I had replace the header with the old exh manifold, didn't think I wanted it anymore and put it outside for the junk man. Was gone in 1/2 hour and I was out $150.....

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You just don't mess with a man's Pinto.....  >:(

 
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JUST KIDDING of course. I don't advocate violence over Pinto parts   ;D
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Someone stole my two 6.75" axles on the side of my parents boys two months ago, too. :(
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Oh no! I'm so sorry! That s u c k s!
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JUST KIDDING of course. I don't advocate violence over Pinto parts   ;D

They best not try that down in Texas cause we do. Heck cattle russling is still a hanging offense.
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