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Unread 03-17-2011, 08:05 PM   #1636
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[QUOTE=CleverName;11181353]Wow. Seems like a lot of post count padding going on here

may be a stupid question but what is post count padding?

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Unread 03-17-2011, 08:22 PM   #1637
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Had the muffler replaced, was disappointed to find out the catalytic convertor was hollowed out
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Unread 03-17-2011, 08:41 PM   #1638
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Got my 3 ft firestik finally mounted up. Only took like 5 months...
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Unread 03-17-2011, 08:50 PM   #1639
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sold the XJ about a week ago, so back in the ZJ again for some wheeling fun.

has not been out in 4 months, so dug it out to do a little work on it before this weekend.
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Unread 03-17-2011, 08:52 PM   #1640
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may be a stupid question but what is post count padding?
Basically posting just to post. Isn't that what this thread is all about anyway, for the most part? To keep my post on topic, I fiddled around underneath the Jeep today trying to find loose parts to tighten. I tightened all the caliper bolts. That's about all I found :/ I guess that's a good thing that was it, but they shouldn't have been loose to begin with.
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Unread 03-17-2011, 09:29 PM   #1641
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Spent about 3 hours welding broke driver door hing and putting new pin and bushings, also had to weld door up around the latch. It had been messed up for so long it was tearing the metal. No more broke door now! Sorry no pics of it finished, I will try to get some tomorrow. It was getting late on me.

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Unread 03-17-2011, 10:22 PM   #1642
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put in a new 02 sensor and new rear brake pads and rotors
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Unread 03-18-2011, 01:42 AM   #1643
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took delivery of 4 OME HD coils, 4 OME shocks, 8 JKS control arms and 2 JKS track bars.
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Unread 03-18-2011, 02:41 AM   #1644
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Welded up angle iron to the Rear Upper brackets, to reinforce them..
Got both my axles back from the shop.. Geared/locked


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Unread 03-18-2011, 06:47 AM   #1645
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last night i installed new trackbar and replaced stock front uppers with adjustables (with nothing but a ratchet strap and myself PITA) and adjusted my rear uppers to correct pinion angle. then grilled some brats
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Unread 03-18-2011, 04:33 PM   #1646
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1. Got quote for exhaust...
2. Cleaned out the inside of my jeep a little... Get all this winter crap out!
3. Tighted my rear speakers... The fronts I'll do Tom...
4. Repainted my speaker covers gloss black... They were rusting... Idk y...
5. Greased all my hinges
6. Checked all the fluids
7. Made plans for the light bar I'm making..
8. Came on here for pics/plans for simpler winch bumper..
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9. Got all the coil spacers for my jeep! Gonna order the larger shocks and place those on either Sunday or next week!
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Unread 03-18-2011, 06:27 PM   #1647
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ordered some gen right hood louvers there going to look sick on my zj!
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january 2013 yjotm winner!
2013 yjoty winner!
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/m...build-1272253/

RIP
96 jeep xj, 4.5 inch rc x-series lift with .75 coil spacer, siting on 31-10.50-15 goodyear! (aka gas saver)

RIP
96 jeep zj iro otk steering 7 inch iro critical path long arms lift siting on 35-13.50-15 toyo mt's and much more!
may 2011 GCOTM winner!
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Unread 03-18-2011, 06:59 PM   #1648
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Spent a while out in the garage. Put her up on jackstands, soaked all the bolts with PB, took b4 pics. Getting everything ready to install the lift....... TOMORROW!!!!!!!
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Unread 03-18-2011, 07:46 PM   #1649
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and got 1/2 of my lift done
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Unread 03-18-2011, 09:47 PM   #1650
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Finished shackle mounts for winch plate today.





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