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Forum: General Challenger Discussion   11-10-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,931
Posted By Green Man
Dear Hogan, I just saw this thread. Man I...

Dear Hogan,

I just saw this thread. Man I feel sick over what happened to you. It wasn't your fault, but gives me even more reason to drive my GWE more safely. You made the right call keeping the...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   09-09-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Dear Jay, Good news! What arms did they...

Dear Jay,

Good news! What arms did they replace the bushings in? Like I said, I'd be willing to pull mine off and take a look for premature wear. So they did acknowledge that the crush tubes were...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   09-01-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,191
Posted By Green Man
All, My parts department friend at the Dodge...

All,

My parts department friend at the Dodge dealer said the Chrysler engineers consulted the original design engineer of the Hemi engine (1950s) for the new Hemi engine. They actually made...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   09-01-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Dear Jay, The pictures don't lie. Which arms...

Dear Jay,

The pictures don't lie. Which arms did you pull off exactly and see the rubbing/cracking? I can pull the same arms off my car and see if there is evidence of wear. Looks to me like the...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   08-19-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Dear Jay, I feel your pain. Does your...

Dear Jay,

I feel your pain. Does your mechanic know specifically what is wrong with the Spohn parts? Are the arms the wrong length? Are the crush tubes too wide or too narrow? Are they binding?...
Forum: SRT Hellcat 6.2L Supercharged (2015 - )   08-14-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,176
Posted By Green Man
All, Is the circular opening in the driver...

All,

Is the circular opening in the driver side Hellcat turn signal light the sole opening for air to get in? I sure hope not. It would be scarry driving along and have a plastic grocery bag get...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   07-31-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,627
Posted By Green Man
All, Here are some pix of the bushings. FYI,...

All,

Here are some pix of the bushings. FYI, the smaller diameter bushing is in front of the rear wheels and the larger diameter one is behind the rear wheel. In the video, the larger rear one is...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   07-31-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,627
Posted By Green Man
All, After watching the 2 hop videos...

All,

After watching the 2 hop videos carefully, there is a lot of up/down pushing/pulling on the cradle bushing during hop and deceleration. You can also see the control arm (compression link...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-23-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 837
Posted By Green Man
All, For comparative purposes, here is a...

All,

For comparative purposes, here is a picture of a 25mm wheel spacer and 25mm wheel adapter side-by-side. What is not shown are the 5 M14 adapter nuts.

This would fit a Charger or...
Forum: Detailing / Car Care   07-22-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,227
Posted By Green Man
ElovRT, I do too. I mainly use Aero Shine. ...

ElovRT,

I do too. I mainly use Aero Shine.

AERO SHINE: Speed Wax & Dry Wash Protectant 16 oz. (http://www.speedlogixstore.com/product-p/aero-5664.htm)

I have also used Adams for vinyl.
...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-20-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
All, Just got done doing 3 burnouts. The...

All,

Just got done doing 3 burnouts. The video is here.

Test conditions: Pulled #2 fuse first. Traction control completely deactivated. 1/2 tank of gas. Dry pavement. Stock Eagle F1 tires...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-18-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
All, Got Green Man back from the shop today....

All,

Got Green Man back from the shop today. The clunking sound was a loose bushing bolt such that the crush tube was not making contact. It was not one of the Spohn bushings, because they said it...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-18-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
All, Followup to a previous post about the...

All,

Followup to a previous post about the silicone grease. When I received my Spohn parts, in and around the crush tubes was lots of grease...so much that it looked excessive. I wiped a lot of it...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-18-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Jay, The adjustable trailing arm from Razors...

Jay,

The adjustable trailing arm from Razors Edge is fine.

I urge you to have Steve replace the front trailing bushings (Whiteline PN 50-6283) before putting on the Razors Edge arm. See image....
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   07-17-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,346
Posted By Green Man
Crazyplum, The gull-wing spoiler project is...

Crazyplum,

The gull-wing spoiler project is a $900+ mod. This is a one-way mod that you can't easily change unless you have a spare trunk lid.

Buy a Gull or Go-wing from Dale's Cuda shop. His...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-17-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Here are the images...

Here are the images...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-17-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Dear Jay, Here is a quote from a Mazda Miata...

Dear Jay,

Here is a quote from a Mazda Miata website about crush tubes in bushings:

Here is a quote from a 300 Forum [link blocked]



ALL the poly bushings you buy from Pedders, Whiteline...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-17-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
All, Remember my Challenger is a 2011 with...

All,

Remember my Challenger is a 2011 with 10.3k miles. It has not been raced or anything. I replaced almost everything under there. The ride is stiffer, but nothing like a Formula 1. It is still...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   07-16-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,165
Posted By Green Man
Triz, When I had my rear end upgraded, they...

Triz,

When I had my rear end upgraded, they replaced all three of the pink bolts with new ones. The nut can be reused, but the threads on the bolts have a locking coating and are a one time use....
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-16-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,526
Posted By Green Man
Jay, I don't know how many miles you have on...

Jay,

I don't know how many miles you have on your car, but that may be a contributing factor. My theory is you replaced a bunch of rotten rubber bushings with harder Delrin bushings, and now the...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   07-15-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,165
Posted By Green Man
Triz, I think I know the bolt, but could you...

Triz,

I think I know the bolt, but could you take a picture of where it mounted?

The part number I found is: 06507089AA. BOLT, Hex Head, M14x2.00x120.00

It is the biggest bolt under there...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-15-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 837
Posted By Green Man
Mweyand619, I met with Eric Vaughn, the...

Mweyand619,

I met with Eric Vaughn, the wheel widening guru, a week ago and we discussed spacers. He sees a lot of his customers with high RWHP cars like Corvettes, GTs and Camaros use the 1 piece...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-15-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 837
Posted By Green Man
Dear Mweyand619, I recently ordered 25mm...

Dear Mweyand619,

I recently ordered 25mm simple hub-centric spacers for my back wheels. There are 2 paths you can take with wheel spacers. One is a spacer that has the studs pressed in and bolts...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   07-14-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,346
Posted By Green Man
http://i1101.photobucket.com/albums/g433/SStride2/...

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Forum: Off-Topic Discussion   07-13-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,423
Posted By Green Man
All, I bought and modded my Challenger for...

All,

I bought and modded my Challenger for all the kids who truly love our cars, and sadly may never own cars as nice as these when they grow up. Today 3 kids waved or yelled at me, and I waved...
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