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Old 08-19-2007, 06:48 PM   #1
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Old 08-19-2007, 06:52 PM   #2
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I want to see how they got it off the ground enough to get a jack under it
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Everybody, on 3!
or a crane, but probably the first
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is that even possible that they ALL came off the exact same time????
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hmmmmm, I think I am going to cal BS on that one.
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I have done some pretty stupid Sh It in my life..... But i'm feeling pretty good about those things right about now. hahaha

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You're wrong. He was sold the wrong size lug nuts. Checked after the event, they would torque down but with a lateral load they would jump threads.
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