Removing weight

Today I was going into the office late for a night shift, but then the event got canceled (moved to tomorrow), so I just took the whole day off.  As a result, I got another day to play with the car.  The activity of the day was simply to look for ways to make the car lighter.  I’ve gotten all the heavy hitters, everything from this point on is going to be single digit pounds, or less.  It all eventually adds up to more than you think.

Step 1, remove the hood and trunk latches and replace with hood-pins.  First, I unbolted the latch.


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