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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:06 PM   #20431
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I got the donor scrapped yesterday and today I made the decision to sell the V8. I don't have room, time, or money for it, and I need to replace the motor in the 240 I got the other day. Freshly rebuilt, 4 miles on it, rings aren't even seated yet. Spun a bearing this morning. What happened to pride in one's work?
Sounds like Nissans aren't that much better than Jeeps after all.

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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:08 PM   #20432
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Just bought a new tool for the zj.....ingersoll-rand air rachet. Already have it set up with my air compressor :-)

I just couldn't believe o'reilly's actually carrys IR air tools

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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:09 PM   #20433
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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:22 PM   #20434
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Sounds like Nissans aren't that much better than Jeeps after all.
Cats outa the bag!!!
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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:37 PM   #20435
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I hate when old people poke me at weddings, point and whisper, "You're next." So I've started doing the same thing to them at funerals
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:02 PM   #20436
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I got the donor scrapped yesterday and today I made the decision to sell the V8. I don't have room, time, or money for it, and I need to replace the motor in the 240 I got the other day. Freshly rebuilt, 4 miles on it, rings aren't even seated yet. Spun a bearing this morning. What happened to pride in one's work?
Damn, was going to try snagging a door harness before you got rid of it. Oh well
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:49 PM   #20437
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Purchased a 9er grill
I love my Niner grille. It changes the whole look of the front of a ZJ. I just hope I don't bash the front end on a trail somehow now. Lol.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:51 PM   #20438
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Id cry if that happened
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I hate when old people poke me at weddings, point and whisper, "You're next." So I've started doing the same thing to them at funerals
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:55 PM   #20439
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That's one of those parts that's not easily/cheaply replaced.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:04 PM   #20440
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"Hi welcome to auto zone , what part are you looking for , Huh a Niner grill , try home depot down the road"
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:07 PM   #20441
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Ha. I'm surprised no company has tried to buy the rights to reproduce them or at least make a knock off of it. I can get a knock off Impala SS grille for my car for about $30. That'd be killer if they could be had for that cheap.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:10 PM   #20442
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"Hi welcome to auto zone , what part are you looking for , Huh a Niner grill , try home depot down the road"
Lol auto zone is for ricers.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:25 PM   #20443
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Ha. I'm surprised no company has tried to buy the rights to reproduce them or at least make a knock off of it. I can get a knock off Impala SS grille for my car for about $30. That'd be killer if they could be had for that cheap.
They would sell a ton if they did. That's a good idea.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:32 PM   #20444
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Top is the day i got it in December bottom is the most recent picture. Im 17 working and attending school.
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TJ fuel bezel mod
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:39 PM   #20445
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failed to break the axle nut free

and found a broken sway bar link

next time : penetrating oil and heat
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