Jay Ball of Jed’s Auto Repair in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia submitted this case to our Eye Spy collection. The ball joints on this Chrysler Sebring were held together with zip ties.
This 1997 Ford F-150 came into Budget Brake and Muffler in Red Deer, Alberta. The technician, Craig Smith found two c-clamps holding the left manifold flange together.
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This customer was shown this photo on their van and decided to drive away.
The frame is falling out on this vehicle . He drove away and has likely been driving for 7-8 months like this.