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Unread 10-21-2013, 08:51 AM   #1
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what the hell is hanging out of my car?

Don't know whether these items are important or not, and I'm not very educated in mechanical/car parts

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Unread 10-21-2013, 01:25 PM   #2
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I'd be more concerned about those leaf springs.
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Unread 10-21-2013, 02:28 PM   #3
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I'd be more concerned about those leaf springs.
oh thanks, ill look into those when I'm home
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Unread 10-24-2013, 03:40 AM   #4
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I cant tell what the second thing is (can you get a better picture?) but the first looks a LOT like an e brake cable.
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Unread 10-24-2013, 05:39 AM   #5
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The second thing would be the vacuum lines to the CAD on the front axle.

and x2 those leaf springs are sketchy looking
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Unread 10-24-2013, 08:14 AM   #6
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hm... well I talked to my friend who's a mechanic and he told me the things that were hanging out had to do with the 4wd.
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Unread 10-24-2013, 08:15 AM   #7
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First one might be front axle breather
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Unread 10-24-2013, 09:59 AM   #8
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Yeah, the plug type thing with 3 small colored plastic lines going into it is for your 4x4 and connects to your CAD on the front axle.
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Unread 10-24-2013, 10:25 AM   #9
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Yeah, the plug type thing with 3 small colored plastic lines going into it is for your 4x4 and connects to your CAD on the front axle.
Hmm everything seems to be in place now, how could I make sure the 4x4 works?
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Unread 10-24-2013, 11:05 AM   #10
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Put it in 4wd, jack up front passenger side axle and try to spin the tire. If it doesnt spin then youre good. If it does then youre CAD is not operating properly
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Unread 10-24-2013, 11:09 AM   #11
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Alright, thanks.
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