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I posted on the SCCA forums but haven't found an Elise driver or ride yet.

I'm looking for either a co drive or someone that wants to co drive with me at Nationals.

I'm thinking it may not be worth the trip to run on cold tires.


Anyone still looking for a ride or co driver?

E mail me Ryan at jjsons.com

Ryan Johnson 59/159ss
 

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Not letting your kids to co-drive at National? ;)
 

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My daughter starts college this week and probably wouldn't want to go. My son would love to go but only so he could mis high school for a week. From a selfish standpoint I'd like to take him but I think he would fall to far behind.
 

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It was a broken axle. The bad part is the tranny had to be disassembled to get the broken piece out.

Thanks again for letting me run your car in the super challenge. :)

For those that didn't know it broke on my daughters second run on Sunday at the Packwood Pro. So she missed her last two runs or I should say last 3 as she never left the line and my son missed all of his Sunday runs as he was running in FP after us.
 

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Oh, wow! So it was kinda like the axle popped out that they thought it was, but in reality the splined part was just stuck back in there, snapped off? Crazy.
 

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There is a steel plate inside the diff that separates the tow sides of the axles.

If this plate would have had a hole in it we could have knocked the piece out. Although the tear down helped insure we got all the pieces out.
 

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Geez, sorry to hear that, or maybe not as that is a far cheaper repair. I haven't pulled mine yet but will in the next few weeks. I hope it's not the same deal. The car is still under power, grudgingly, so with the LSD I have to assume it's the diff and not the axle.
 

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With the broken axle the car didn't even budge off the line, it did leak fluid though.
 

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Wish I would've seen this sooner but with the late signup fee and not attending a NT this year it would be too costly.
 
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