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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:09 PM   #9106
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Got my hp30, IRO front LAs and Rustys steering all in installed. The difference is AMAZING, I dont even feel bumps that I was scared of on short arms lol
Need to change that sig! Awesome dude

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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:26 PM   #9107
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Got my hp30, IRO front LAs and Rustys steering all in installed. The difference is AMAZING, I dont even feel bumps that I was scared of on short arms lol
Give it a few weeks, you'll wonder what the hell everyone who's above ~5" on short arms is smoking. Congrats!
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:32 PM   #9108
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Give it a few weeks, you'll wonder what the hell everyone who's above ~5" on short arms is smoking. Congrats!
but 5" and short arms rides fine!
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:38 PM   #9109
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Im at 3.5 iro. 35s. Don't do it unless you like to cut and weld. 33s will be perfect. I ran 33s for a while. Flexed like crazy.
im a welder by trade so of course I like to cut and weld
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:43 PM   #9110
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Um, 6.25 quarts?
The 4.0 takes 6 qts of oil... That still doesn't account for the extra 1/4 quart.
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:45 PM   #9111
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The 4.0 takes 6 qts of oil... That still doesn't account for the extra 1/4 quart.
If you run the oversize filter, it takes 6.25 quarts
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:45 PM   #9112
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im a welder by trade so of course I like to cut and weld
I've burned nearly a spool of wire into my zj in the last few weeks. I'm not seeing why they weight so much because they are built of some really light material. Especially the hood.
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:48 PM   #9113
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I've burned nearly a spool of wire into my zj in the last few weeks. I'm not seeing why they weight so much because they are built of some really light material. Especially the hood.
prolly all in the iron block and sound deadening lol
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Unread 03-12-2012, 09:57 PM   #9114
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prolly all in the iron block and sound deadening lol
I'm rid of all of that, and my cast 5.3 is only 60 lbs more than my aluminum one. I haven't put it on the scale yet but I'm hoping I'm under 4000
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Unread 03-12-2012, 10:05 PM   #9115
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If you run the oversize filter, it takes 6.25 quarts
Ah ha. That'd be why then. I didn't think about oversized filters.
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Unread 03-12-2012, 10:06 PM   #9116
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Unread 03-12-2012, 10:34 PM   #9117
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Are they the IRO sliders?



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Yes, might have someone interested in buying the whole rig as is right now though
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Unread 03-12-2012, 11:04 PM   #9118
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Yes, might have someone interested in buying the whole rig as is right now though
As long as another guy buys my ZJ first
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Unread 03-12-2012, 11:10 PM   #9119
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Unread 03-12-2012, 11:42 PM   #9120
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As long as another guy buys my ZJ first
Oh, don't worry, I have had it up for $6,000 just for kicks and had some bites but nothing to big. She will be down for a bit until I get her all fixed up!
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