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Eric's - Cam Failure #880

Date 1/5/08


MOM ! ! !

He did it AGAIN ! ! !

5 in the Drive now. What the HELL is wrong with me?
97 camfailure - 1st camfailure ever, I'm told... :-\

Uncle Lar ! ! ! Can I have a little help getting this one on the trailer? Thanx, Buddy.

"Daddy took his Tbird away", so now I'm gonna make a birthday present for my son. Tires were worth more than I paid for the car. I got pix,
I just gotta get some help getting them out of the phone from Mama.

Also, please to be registering yet another Camfailure:

Owner - Eric Lehmann
1997 SHO - VIN 1FALP54N9VA179822
failure happened at 182,000 on odometer


Car was warming up in previous owner's driveway when it died. Took it to a mechanic, zero compression in front cylinders, removed valvecover, verified spun front exhaust cam sprocket. All 8 intake valves are bent and tappet buckets are depressed in their bores.

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Eric Lehmann
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