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post #271 of 372 Old 08-07-2013, 09:46 AM
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I know that winch you have is a big son of a b!tch, but did you think about trying to recess maybe half of it back into the bumper and grille? That winch sticking way out there will kill your approach angle.
Agreed.

Are you sure the motor is good?



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Im sure the motor is good, bypassed the solenoids and it works. I though about recessing it but just don't have the time and it only gains me 3 inches to do that. Approach is hurt but Ill get around it someway

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Im sure the motor is good, bypassed the solenoids and it works. I though about recessing it but just don't have the time and it only gains me 3 inches to do that. Approach is hurt but Ill get around it someway
3 inches is a big deal hahah


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3 inches is a big deal hahah
Three inches is the difference between "OMG IM ALMOST THERE" to "You done yet?"



Anyway, hope ya get the winch going soon, cant be much wrong if the motor is good.

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Three inches is the difference between "OMG IM ALMOST THERE" to "You done yet?"

Anyway, hope ya get the winch going soon, cant be much wrong if the motor is good.
Haha

Think its possible that the solenoid was a dud?


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I'm sure if he scrapped that bumper, it'd give him enough cash for a good bumper with an awesome approach... .!..!.

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Solenoids are new. Been talking to Warn and I might get a single contacter to replace the 4 solenoids. Still kinda pissed they wont work and thats $130 down the drain plus the cost for a contacter and Im up to 250 to make it work

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Solenoids are new. Been talking to Warn and I might get a single contacter to replace the 4 solenoids. Still kinda pissed they wont work and thats $130 down the drain plus the cost for a contacter and Im up to 250 to make it work
Ouch. Can't ya return em?


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Napa wont take back electrical parts

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Finally got access to the internet again so I can post vid and pic from Rausch creek with Spokes. Some of the highlights from the weekend. Ended up abusing my sliders at every turn trying to follow the crew on 33s and more lift than me. No body damage occured but I did some bending of the exhaust on rocks. Ended up bending the drag link to the point I couldnt steer. Was able to bend it straight with the aid of a winch. Had a good time with Spokes and owe him for pulling me from the water hole as I took on water. Pulled the carpet the next wek and have since Herculined the interior.

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click the last three Images and it will link over to the video on photobucket

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Nothing to new goign on. Just been wheeling it in Vermont and New Hampshire. THe front axle is getting worse with the bad unit bearing and ujoint. Ill be fixing it over thanksgiving break. What is a good replacement or upgrade for a front unit hub and axle shaft U joint?

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Man, I'll tell ya - that Rausch Creek looks like my kinda place.

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Rausch Creek is the place to be!! Rocks on rocks!! Great level trails for every rig and plenty of trials. Iv been there twice and never hit the same trail twice

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Man, I'll tell ya - that Rausch Creek looks like my kinda place.
X2 I hope to haul my rig over there one day and see what its all about. Hear too many good things, and see too many great pics to not have that on my bucket list.

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