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Unread 01-23-2013, 08:45 AM   #36991
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I need bigger tires lol
I'd say.

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Unread 01-23-2013, 09:43 AM   #36992
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i threw it up on some jackstands to see if i could hear anything. the sound i'm hearing is obviously coming from the rear axle. i put my ear up to the diff and i can hear the gears quite loudly, so theres something going on in there, but my wheel on the drivers side is also wobbling so that looks like wheelbearing to me because it wobbles the brake rotor as well as the wheel.

the obnoxious SHHHHHH sound im hearing when i coast is coming from the t case so thats fun and in 4lo its about 100 times as loud.

and to think i was so happy with it
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1994 yj stretched, locked and loaded - 6.0l vortec lq4, 4l60e, np231, Dana 44s 37" interco trxus m/t, 3.5" bds front leafs, double triangulated 4 link rear on xj front coils.
1997 ZJ limited - BONE stock
2003 tj - 4in skyjacker, 33" mickey thompsons
my on board alternator/welder write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/alternator-welder-write-up-1301614/[/url]
my tj 1/2 doors on a yj write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/tj-uppers-yj-half-doors-hard-top-installation-1417686/[/url]
RC vs BDS
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/rough-country-vs-bds-1461555/[/url]
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Unread 01-23-2013, 09:50 AM   #36993
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He needs a "valet" key for himself.
There's such thing as a key that turns the power down?
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Unread 01-23-2013, 09:56 AM   #36994
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There's such thing as a key that turns the power down?
Yet Corvettes got em and my parents park avenue had one. That's the key you give to valet parking guy or in rippers case himself so he doesnt hot rod your car.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 09:56 AM   #36995
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There's such thing as a key that turns the power down?
im sure there is if the car uses a key with a chip in it. its not so much a power issue as it is me making mistakes, im learning everything by doing, ive never done gears, engine swap, trans work, suspension, anything before so i guess you just learn from mistakes... i had a guy that said he'd help me with anything i got stuck on when i started my swap but he sold me a bunch of hardly running/broken parts and dropped off the face of the earth
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1994 yj stretched, locked and loaded - 6.0l vortec lq4, 4l60e, np231, Dana 44s 37" interco trxus m/t, 3.5" bds front leafs, double triangulated 4 link rear on xj front coils.
1997 ZJ limited - BONE stock
2003 tj - 4in skyjacker, 33" mickey thompsons
my on board alternator/welder write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/alternator-welder-write-up-1301614/[/url]
my tj 1/2 doors on a yj write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/tj-uppers-yj-half-doors-hard-top-installation-1417686/[/url]
RC vs BDS
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/rough-country-vs-bds-1461555/[/url]
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Unread 01-23-2013, 10:01 AM   #36996
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Huh.... that's a really good idea. Never knew they did that.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 10:26 AM   #36997
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im sure there is if the car uses a key with a chip in it. its not so much a power issue as it is me making mistakes, im learning everything by doing, ive never done gears, engine swap, trans work, suspension, anything before so i guess you just learn from mistakes... i had a guy that said he'd help me with anything i got stuck on when i started my swap but he sold me a bunch of hardly running/broken parts and dropped off the face of the earth
The glory of humanity right.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 10:45 AM   #36998
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I used mine as a pickup yesterday. Hauled car ramps and some other stuff to my girlfriends to change the oil on her car. The damn thing is so low the ramps wouldn't work. Her dad and I had to drive it off the carport pad and onto railroad ties in order to squeeze underneath it. That spurred a drive over bay discussion. So we may be digging out the side of the hill and pouring walls.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 11:20 AM   #36999
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Put the new club's sticker on both Jeeps
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Unread 01-23-2013, 11:47 AM   #37000
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and to think i was so happy with it
I do remember you saying just a few days ago that it's so reliable after your long trip. Haha. Shame it couldn't stay that way.

And Mark it's too bad you're not closer to Tampa, Hardcore could use another YJ.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 12:26 PM   #37001
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And Mark it's too bad you're not closer to Tampa, Hardcore could use another YJ.
Carlos I wish the Carolina chapter of hardcore was better. I've been to a few meets but those guys don't really wheel alot.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 01:15 PM   #37002
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1994 yj stretched, locked and loaded - 6.0l vortec lq4, 4l60e, np231, Dana 44s 37" interco trxus m/t, 3.5" bds front leafs, double triangulated 4 link rear on xj front coils.
1997 ZJ limited - BONE stock
2003 tj - 4in skyjacker, 33" mickey thompsons
my on board alternator/welder write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/alternator-welder-write-up-1301614/[/url]
my tj 1/2 doors on a yj write up
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/tj-uppers-yj-half-doors-hard-top-installation-1417686/[/url]
RC vs BDS
[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/rough-country-vs-bds-1461555/[/url]
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Unread 01-23-2013, 01:17 PM   #37003
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Unread 01-23-2013, 01:24 PM   #37004
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Speaking of surprises...bearings don't work too well when surrounded by broken retainer pieces.
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Unread 01-23-2013, 01:27 PM   #37005
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