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post #106 of 141 Old 04-23-2013, 09:51 AM Thread Starter
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is IRO replacing your long arm?
Nothing's wrong with long arm just the mount connected to the a axle


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post #107 of 141 Old 04-23-2013, 04:18 PM
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Oh ok. That still sounds like a PITA

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post #108 of 141 Old 04-23-2013, 05:05 PM Thread Starter
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Oh ok. That still sounds like a PITA
Ya iro sells some heavy duty weld on brackets so I'm going to take it to my uncles shop and use his welder

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post #109 of 141 Old 04-23-2013, 09:21 PM
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Hey why else do we break things but to build the Jeep stronger next time? Lol

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post #110 of 141 Old 04-23-2013, 10:29 PM Thread Starter
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Hey why else do we break things but to build the Jeep stronger next time? Lol
Very true haha

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post #111 of 141 Old 05-01-2013, 08:49 PM Thread Starter
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so was looking on craigslist and found a wj being part out v8 4x4 so called the poster up and asked how much for the steering/brakes and knuckles and when he said 20 dollars i said "im leaving now" ha so got knuckles brakes and steering oh and ordered ruffstuffs panhard track bar. steering should be top knotch

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post #112 of 141 Old 05-01-2013, 09:05 PM
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so was looking on craigslist and found a wj being part out v8 4x4 so called the poster up and asked how much for the steering/brakes and knuckles and when he said 20 dollars i said "im leaving now" ha so got knuckles brakes and steering oh and ordered ruffstuffs panhard track bar. steering should be top knotch
Dang!!! Hella deal^ good find
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post #113 of 141 Old 05-01-2013, 10:37 PM
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Agreed. Outstanding find man.

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post #114 of 141 Old 05-02-2013, 11:03 AM Thread Starter
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Dang!!! Hella deal^ good find
thanks now im debating to wait and buy ruff stuffs 7/8 heim steering kit or just get go fer it offroad inserts and run the stock steering hmmmmm

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post #115 of 141 Old 05-02-2013, 11:11 AM
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The stock steering will be too wide. Also, make sure you relocate your track bar as well.
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post #116 of 141 Old 05-02-2013, 09:46 PM Thread Starter
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The stock steering will be too wide. Also, make sure you relocate your track bar as well.
ya i bought the ruff stuff pan hard track bar kit puts it over the axle, hey did you have to buy the xj unit bearings for the swap???

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thanks now im debating to wait and buy ruff stuffs 7/8 heim steering kit or just get go fer it offroad inserts and run the stock steering hmmmmm
Ive heard those inserts dont like to stay welded in.

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post #118 of 141 Old 05-02-2013, 10:21 PM Thread Starter
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Ive heard those inserts dont like to stay welded in.
i have them on mine right now work great..

but i think i am going with the 7/8 heims steering otk from ruffstuff anyways

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post #119 of 141 Old 05-03-2013, 06:29 AM
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i have them on mine right now work great..

but i think i am going with the 7/8 heims steering otk from ruffstuff anyways
I was gonna get some for my 1ton steering conversion but ws told that reaming my knuckles would be a better bet. Maybe those are different but I was told the RuffStuff ones dont like to stay in place. Thats good yours are holding up

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post #120 of 141 Old 05-03-2013, 11:10 AM Thread Starter
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I was gonna get some for my 1ton steering conversion but ws told that reaming my knuckles would be a better bet. Maybe those are different but I was told the RuffStuff ones dont like to stay in place. Thats good yours are holding up
Ya go to go fer it Offroad there's works great

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