Date: Sun, 25 Jul 1999 19:24:25 -0400
From: "thomashi" <>
Subject: Re: first dash crack

Yes, I have done it in my '87 900 T. From a materials perspective, you are correct in thinking that drilling a small hole at the tip of the crack will relieve the stress and deter the crack from continuing. So far after 4 months, so good. Tom kuoin wrote in message <>... >Does anyone have any suggestions on how to stop a crack in the dash from >spreading ; I thought of maybe drilling a small hole or a slit the >opposite direction. It's only about 1/4 long but it's the first one and >the car is an "83 900T ; I was so proud... now I feel like my dog just >died. >Has anybody tried drilling it with any sucess? >Thanks for any suggestions. >LB >79 900gle 201k >83 900T 172k >

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