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Old 02-02-2008, 11:14 AM
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FPR shim problem HELP!

I just tried to do the FPR shim with the bb and when i was tightening the torx bolts back down i heard a pop so i took it back off and the spring pushed through the regulator housing or what ever you want to call it. PLEASE tell me where i can get one of these, i need my truck going SOON!
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Old 02-02-2008, 11:23 AM
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Junk yard. hope you got one around open on saturday.
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Old 02-02-2008, 11:42 AM
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my local junk yard only has cars in it. im going to go to napa when our other car get here and see if they can get it faster then if i was to order it.
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Old 02-02-2008, 07:52 PM
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And you said it just broke while driving last night.
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Old 02-02-2008, 09:00 PM
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the reason it completly broke was cuz of this but she cracked last night thats why i pulled it off and since i had it off i thought i would try to do the shim.
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Would a little JB weld work to get you by.(I love that stuff)
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Would a little JB weld work to get you by.(I love that stuff)
thats always a possibility. He could give it a try.
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Old 02-02-2008, 10:04 PM
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i really dont think that jb weld can do it. lol i have the part ordered and i put 2 day shipping on it so hopfully it gets here when it should.
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Old 02-08-2008, 08:16 PM
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My fpr cracked when I tried to tighten the vacuum switch. Small dime size piece of the threads fell into the valley. Got it out with a magnet, put JB Weld to it, made sure none was inside, screwed the vacuum switch back in, let it harden overnight, good as gold.
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