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    Remember that 260 mile journey? - Now with pics on page 2

    Well the other day I did 260 miles in M1GST and I did put a post up about a grinding noise that could be my bearings.

    Well it wasn't the bearings and I was a little lucky with the trip I did.

    The Reason?

    Nothing major just a front shock strut that had snapped in half

    Need to get that fixed!
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    bummer

    that must mean another full re-spray
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    Oh well good that it is an easy fix then, and nothing dangerous at all.
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    Luckily it wasn't something potentially dangerous then Mat?
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    that could of left a really nasty mark
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    No wonder your arse was hurting haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt sxi View Post
    Oh well good that it is an easy fix then, and nothing dangerous at all.

    Actually no its a massive pain in the arse to fix as they are custom struts for the airbags.

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    Luckily it wasn't something potentially dangerous then Mat?

    Just a touch Gaz , it was making some noise and it was worrying me but still didnt stop me hitting some large figures with a boxster


    Craig its already booked in for the respray mate

    Although it does prove you can drive on airbags and no struts, for ultra quick drops
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    Probably rusted from all those years of not being used

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    Ouch Glen!


    True though! It is a little bit worrying why its happened, Ithink lack of use will be the main reason though.
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    only joking Mat,
    respray sound's interesting?

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