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Kliff
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Feb 17, 4:43pm - #402883 
winter break

hi everyone, i haven't taken my 01 celica out of my garage since december 8th (cuz the winters here are really bad and i didn't want to pay the extra $$$ for insurance). now that the weather will probably warm up again, i plan on taking out my spec blue baby on march 16th. any ideas on what i should do to prep her in the meantime and after i plan on taking her out of hibernation? i was thinking of getting an oil change and recharging the battery. any other suggestions?

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Feb 17, 4:52pm - #402884 
hit LIFT


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Feb 17, 4:52pm - #402885 
have you started the car once since you put the car in the garage.. because its not good for a car to sit for long periods of time


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Kliff
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Feb 17, 4:55pm - #402886 
nope, haven't started the car since december 8th, but the garage isn't that cold, and the battery died. i've been too lazy to go and start it

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Feb 17, 5:07pm - #402887 
drain and refill fluids, next time you leave your car in storage, you should drain the fluids, its not good for them to just sit.

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