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Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 27 Jul 2020, 01:41 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: PROBABLY GOING TO BACK-STEP ON LOWERING

Yes. it does look SICK!
But, it's not a show car.
It's a day driver, and irritating.

I may call Tien, and see if they will sell compatible replacement springs that are a little higher.

First,...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 26 Jul 2020, 09:11 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: PROBABLY GOING TO BACK-STEP ON LOWERING

"But it did happen! It diiiiid", says Tweety!
:D
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 26 Jul 2020, 12:15 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: PROBABLY GOING TO BACK-STEP ON LOWERING

I got the set from a member here on the Forum.
Not sure how much drop; but it had to be 2 inches plus.
Looks great!
But just too low.....unless I find a bad spring or strut.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 25 Jul 2020, 07:15 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By soonercruiser
PROBABLY GOING TO BACK-STEP ON LOWERING

I had put on a set of lowering springs on the Panel PT last fall.
But, I'm getting unhappy with the front end.

They didn't seem to make all that much difference in the rears; but the front end...
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 26 Jun 2020, 09:10 am
Replies: 16
Views: 468
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Stuck in 2nd

While you are servicing the tranny, check for a loose connector to the transmission solenoid.
We had changed my solenoid several times; but it turned out to be a loose wire in the connector to the...
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 26 Jun 2020, 09:07 am
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: louder horn

Highway blasters; high and low tone!
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 17 Jun 2020, 01:00 pm
Replies: 2,080
Views: 139,686
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: What did you do to your PT today?

I'm barely back to driving the Panel PT to the grocery store after x6 Cardiac Bypass Surgery!
:(
Forum: PT Cruiser Convertible Forum 12 May 2020, 01:18 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,178
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: PROJECT: PT Crawler Convertible Build

Ditto here!
My head has been spinning!
:eek:
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 09 May 2020, 10:50 am
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Sell or Not PT 2003 Dream Cruiser

Dittos here!

And, I gave up on Photobucket last year, when they held me hostage for a $$ upgrade.
Now using imgur.
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 04 May 2020, 04:08 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Noise in front after new strut mount installation

Just lower the front end with new lowering struts, and lower control arms last month.
Lucky here! No noises, except that bad wheel bearing.
:(
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 24 Apr 2020, 04:13 pm
Replies: 2,080
Views: 139,686
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: What did you do to your PT today?

Drove her to a golf course "outside" the city!!!!
Beautiful Day Outdoors!!!!
:D
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 22 Apr 2020, 01:46 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By soonercruiser
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 18 Apr 2020, 01:16 pm
Replies: 2,080
Views: 139,686
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: What did you do to your PT today?

Wish they would reinstitute inspections here in Okieland!
Too many road-unworthy vehicles running around at night...no tail lights!
Driving down the parkway with the vehicle ahead of me's bumper...
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 11 Apr 2020, 04:30 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By soonercruiser
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 09 Apr 2020, 04:20 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

This ole guy that worked on my PT has been there I started going there back in 1997....when I bought my Dodge Caravan.

He's just a lifetime of knowledge, and even the one that figured out that it...
Forum: Members PT Project 09 Apr 2020, 12:50 pm
Replies: 448
Views: 37,761
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: SOONERCRUISER's Panel Van Conversion

ALL PLANNED MODS DONE! And.....

MYSTERY SOLVED!!!!

Before the final resolution, I got another front end alignment, and front wheels balanced.
*Because I pulled away from the house,...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 09 Apr 2020, 12:47 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

MYSTERY SOLVED!!!!

Before the final resolution, I got another front end alignment, and front wheels balanced.
*Because I pulled away from the house, unknowingly with the driver's side front tire...
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 04 Apr 2020, 11:26 am
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: How to wash your hands

Perhaps we have all fallen prey to being routinely "UNCLEAN"!
:)
Forum: General PT Cruiser Discussions 02 Apr 2020, 06:25 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: How to wash your hands

I remember the times I was "Scrubbing-in" to assist the Oral Surgeons in the Operating Room.
By the time I got done scrubbing for 2 minutes each, three times, I was tired enough to go home!

And,...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 01 Apr 2020, 04:04 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

Do you have to use a mini torque wrench on Mini????
:p


https://i.imgur.com/gGUBVHN.jpg
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 01 Apr 2020, 09:38 am
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

My Subaru racing son this morning recommended...
THAT IF YOU WERE GOING TO USE WHEEL SPACERS....
Just have longer studs installed on the hub, rather than two sets of nuts!

Personally, I found...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 01 Apr 2020, 09:34 am
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

I usually only find one brand hanging at the auto stores.
Not sure what brand it is.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 31 Mar 2020, 10:27 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

Even better yet, this afternoon my son got me onto a local racing parts shop I wasn't aware of.....Smiley's Racing on the southside of OKC.
He has a caged-in Subaru that he road races SCCA.

Gee! ...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 31 Mar 2020, 12:44 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

So, this morning I take the PT down to my local "social distancing" tire dealer.
I had the bicycle in the rear hatch, and peddled back to the house....about a half mile.

FIRST CALL I GET FROM...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Suspension 31 Mar 2020, 12:33 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 1,685
Posted By soonercruiser
Re: Wheels Spacers and Front End Vibration

YES - I AGREE TOO!

Every expert and knowledgeable tech that I have run into only recommends anti-seize on lug nuts; which I assume would apply to my spacers also.
I have had to take off seized...
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