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post #1 of 2 Old Aug 4th, 2007, 1:15 pm Thread Starter
 
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Cool $258 Oil Change

I'm cheap so I change out the fluids on the LT myself. Last oil change (1st time w/Amsoil at 23,000 miles) one of the screws would not tighten in the oil filter cover - stripped it out

Not having a lift to get to the bugger, I took it into the the local dealer. I figure all of the money I've saved doing the services myself, well I just thru it back to the dealer. Oh well, lesson learned.
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post #2 of 2 Old Aug 4th, 2007, 1:32 pm
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Ouch

$258 for a Heli Coil is a little high, $.45 and a few minutes to drill and tap it.....Yikes!

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