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8/21/14 11:11am - Original Message: 'OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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Ash Fork, AZ - USA

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1981 Red Interior White exterior

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No not that kind of tranny you weirdos


The transmission shop.  Hope they find something minor or my trip with Sara gets cancelled.  I will update you


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8/21/14 11:44am - Reply: 'Re: OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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Eagan, MN - USA

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1981 Corvette Two-Tone Claret color, 4 spd, C7 Vert

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Get second opinions from tranny shops.  I had a 100,000 mile minivan in for a fluid/filter change once.  They made it sound like it was gonna blow soon.  I put 200,000 more miles on it and it never skipped a beat.  I do all my own oil changes now-a-days....less drama.

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8/21/14 11:58am - Reply: 'Re: OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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Grapevine, TX - USA

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It's gonna be that $1800 fly...

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8/21/14 2:11pm - Reply: 'Re: OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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F4Gary said: It's gonna be that $1800 fly...


Thanks Gary, needed that laugh about now.  If it's pricey, I'll get a second opinion.  If it's under $200 to fix the leak(s), fine.  I just want to make sure I don't ave to cancel the trip to CAC and NCM.  Actually, any second opinion that is high, I'm just going to replace/rebuild the tranny.

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8/21/14 4:08pm - Reply: 'Re: OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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OK $190 to fix 3 leaks, i'll let you know where later, replace pan gasket with cork and a new tranny mount.  On our way to Carlisle in about an hour.



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8/21/14 4:27pm - Reply: 'Re: OK so now the car is at the tranny shop'
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