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    Rain problem - success! ??

    Thanks Amster, Appreciate the instructions.. I'll circle back with you all..
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    Rain problem - success! ??

    Thanks Joe, Will have to do tomorrow.. Been raining since yesterday... You're correct..I should get ahead of the moon roof problem as I'm sure it's another ticking time bomb with this car ..
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    Rain problem - success! ??

    Hello Everyone; (Belated Merry Christmas and Upcoming Happy New Year!) It looks like I too am hit with the Water in the Trunk Issue. Never noticed it being out here in SoCal where it hardly rains in the High Desert. Joegr, Thanks for your LS Knowledge and Insight re: the Tubes in the Trunk; I...
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    What did you do to your LS today?

    Thanks Joe! My Turn Signal is acting weird; Having to push that 'Ball Looking Socket; at times where the arm connects to the Steering Colum to keep working. This diagram helps as I was wondering if it was going to be involved with the Air Bag.. Like I need this kind of 'Take for granted'...
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    Transmission rebuild and still having issues

    Sorry.. Typo: Should be Adaptive Transmission Shift Strategy
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    Transmission rebuild and still having issues

    Hey Dale, I feel your pain on this.. I'm not a Transmission guy at all! If you found the problem great!!! I couldn't respond to the earlier threads while I was driving... I didn't know if the verbiage in my 2005 LS Owner's Manual (Page 234) had anything to do with it or not in summary " This...
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    Dccv dual climate control valve?

    Amen! On using the OEM DCCV.. Could not agree with you More! Look for a deal and/or save up the money..
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    Upper control arms and sway bars

    I just put the Mevotech brand brand Sway Bar Links on.. Thicker than Stock plus they come with grease fittings. Ordered from RockAuto Part #'s MK80246 - Left Rear MK80245 - Right Rear MK80261 - Both Fronts
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    Any idea what part numbers I need to fix my windshield moldings?

    Yes thanks! I saw that hose weird looking... It did not look that bad; However, that is now.... But I'm sure if I don't replace it will either leak and/or allow air into the system... ..
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    Any idea what part numbers I need to fix my windshield moldings?

    Thanks I hear you on the cooling parts.. Already replaced the Thermostat Housing and pipe, O-rings, Upper & Lower Radiator Hoses, Degas Bottle (Motorcraft) and connecting hoses... I have in the trunk and not yet installed the a new OEM / Jaguar Water Pump, DCC Valve and hoses.. I'm thinking to...
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    Any idea what part numbers I need to fix my windshield moldings?

    Dale, thanks for sharing your experience with the windshield replacement. I'll stay away from Safelite; I did not know Pilkington was the OEM Factory Windshield. I have to replace my windshield on my 2005 LS; However, I'm thinking to get one from the LKQ Pick a Part (Los Angeles) when a 2004 -...
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    Part #'s and Special Tool to Remove Hoses from DCCV and Auxiliary Water Pump to Metal Heater Lines

    Thanks JOEGR and sorry for the delay.. They're leaking from those weird connectors. (I'll need two as one was replaced already.) In addition, the long small diameter hose from the Degas Bottle to the Thermostat Out I hear you re: replacing ALL coolant related components. The Coolant leaking...
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    Part #'s and Special Tool to Remove Hoses from DCCV and Auxiliary Water Pump to Metal Heater Lines

    If it's not one thing it's another re: the 2005 LS V8 Cooling System. I recently replaced the Degas Bottle (Factory Ford OEM) and now most of my hoses are leaking. Primarily the two of the three hoses connecting the DCC Valve and Auxiliary Water Pump to the Metal Heater Lines. See Attached...
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    Mevotech Front and Rear Sway Bar Links - 2005 LS Sport

    Thanks 04_Sport_LS and FDR.. I saw the cheap MEVOTECHs.. Then, I saw the 'Supreme' line of products. The MEVOTECH's Front Links are priced higher than the Moog Premium. Was wondering if anyone had any issues with the MEVOOTECH 'Supreme' product line. Thanks..
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    Mevotech Front and Rear Sway Bar Links - 2005 LS Sport

    Hello, Hope things are well.. Question: has anyone purchased and used the following Sway Bay Links manufactured by MEVOTECH? Part #s Front: MK80246, MK80245 Rear: MK80261 (2) Visually, they appear to be more solid with Polyurethane Bushings and Zerks.. They're sold on www.RockAuto.com...
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