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post #25681 of 46341 Old 09-20-2013, 08:47 PM
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Hope none of those crumbly bits fell down into the tank!
Haha yeah I know.

I bent the hoses down right away and shook out any crumblies that I could which wasnt many at all.

I drove the gas level down pretty low because I knew I would be dropping the tank, there is less than 1/16th tank of gas in it according to fuel gauge so I might end up emptying out the tank and cleaning it out then refilling with a couple gallons of new gas to get to a gas station and fill up once everything is done.

Depends how dirty it is in there when I pull the pump out and take a look inside the tank.

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Beer: the cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
A bottle of beer has never solved any problems... Then again, neither has a glass of milk.

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post #25683 of 46341 Old 09-20-2013, 10:29 PM
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Started my motor mount replacement tonight. Took a couple hours to get the old ones out, like the control arm bushings I recently replaced, these thing were beyond toast. The centers fell out of them when I dropped the mounts out of the engine bay. Now I just need to cut the metal casings out of them and press in the new urethane centers.

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It is what Jeeples has *PARTIALLY* stated.
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I stopped by a small local off road shop today to get my atv permit. I asked them about somewhere to fab rock sliders locally, and they said they make them. They showed me a couple sets on their personal rigs and some pics of customer rides. So next Thursday I'm getting sliders fabbed, painted, and installed for $275. I showed them the jcr stage 2 sliders and he said they'll be making them like that. I'm also getting some synergy lower control arm sliders welded on for $50.

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I stopped by a small local off road shop today to get my atv permit. I asked them about somewhere to fab rock sliders locally, and they said they make them. They showed me a couple sets on their personal rigs and some pics of customer rides. So next Thursday I'm getting sliders fabbed, painted, and installed for $275. I showed them the jcr stage 2 sliders and he said they'll be making them like that. I'm also getting some synergy lower control arm sliders welded on for $50.
You are getting screwed dude. I heard they use Chinese tinfoil.
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Was driving home tonight and when I turned onto my street I heard a loud popping sound and had almost no steering. I'm the second house on the street so I got her to her spot and when I took a look I noticed the track bar snapped on the threaded part of the bushing end. Glad it happened when I was doing less than 5 mph, I don't wanna know what would have happened if it snapped just a few minutes earlier while I was doing 65 on the highway.
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You are getting screwed dude. I heard they use Chinese tinfoil.
But it's really thick foil!

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A bottle of beer has never solved any problems... Then again, neither has a glass of milk.
You should look more into the history of beer. Beer has actually solved a LOT of problems.
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A bottle of beer has never solved any problems... Then again, neither has a glass of milk.
Bologna......one time I needed a way to shot fireworks stright up in the air...lol
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You should look more into the history of beer. Beer has actually solved a LOT of problems.
^^^^this. There a great film on netflix. "how beer saved the world"

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Was driving home tonight and when I turned onto my street I heard a loud popping sound and had almost no steering. I'm the second house on the street so I got her to her spot and when I took a look I noticed the track bar snapped on the threaded part of the bushing end. Glad it happened when I was doing less than 5 mph, I don't wanna know what would have happened if it snapped just a few minutes earlier while I was doing 65 on the highway.


holy **** dude


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Was driving home tonight and when I turned onto my street I heard a loud popping sound and had almost no steering. I'm the second house on the street so I got her to her spot and when I took a look I noticed the track bar snapped on the threaded part of the bushing end. Glad it happened when I was doing less than 5 mph, I don't wanna know what would have happened if it snapped just a few minutes earlier while I was doing 65 on the highway.
Here are a couple better pics now that its day time and I coild see what I was doing.
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holy **** dude
That's exactly what I said when I saw it lol. I'm not real sure what could cause that thing to snap like that, its pretty beefy.

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damn yo. Atleast you were going slow and its an easy fix


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I have an IRO and now im scurred


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Send those pics to IRO and see what they say


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