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Old 11-09-2010, 02:16 PM
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So, I work at a 79 year old Dodge (amongst other things) dealer here in Ohio.

About 2 months ago, I noticed some clunking noise coming from up front. Turns out my upper passenger ball joint was loose.

Fast forward to now and a time when I can finally get her on the rack in our shop for repairs...

With just over 90,000 miles, it's a bit worse. All four ball joints are bad. Then, they also notice my tie rod ends are worn out. Awesome.

I give the go-ahead and it's on the rack. Then they ask me about the coolant leaking. Ehh?

I guess last night, in fear of her impending surgery today, she pee'd herslef. Yeah, blew a heater core hose.

We're quickly headed for $1,000+ here. Keep you posted...

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Oh sorry to hear about the repairs but hopefully its back on the road soon.
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That sounds like something that would happen to me.Sorry to hear about all that.
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Wow, that sucks. Glad you're in the right place to take care of it though.
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i feel your pain. just bought a new battery. starter went. new starter. and now i have a bad head gasket, cracked head, or intake problem. yet to figure it out. oh and my coolant reservoir cracked so i gorilla glued it haha. good luck with the ram
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Argh...

10% pads left in the rear. CHA CHING!

Guess I'm investing in my company...
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Damn man sorry to hear about the misfortune! I hope all goes well and she back on her feet in no time!
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But when you get it back , it'll be like new .
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Got her back, and the suspension and steering is tight as a new one. Better than when I got her!
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