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Unread 12-17-2012, 12:39 PM   #166
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Ordered a new poly tranny mount and longer front shocks and then installed them. The stock tranny mount was pretty *****ed and 2 broken studs. I HATE the new poly mount so I am goona order a new stock rubber mount. Also replaced the front brake lines with SS extended ones



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Unread 12-22-2012, 12:49 PM   #167
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Just picked up my Rough Country Shackle Relocation Brackets. Can't wait to get them in.

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Unread 12-22-2012, 02:15 PM   #168
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Weird. My brackets were all painted. Looks like you've got 2 that aren't.

Get those suckers in!
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Unread 12-22-2012, 02:55 PM   #169
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Mine were painted as well
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Unread 12-22-2012, 03:28 PM   #170
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Just curious, how much travel is in your new shocks?
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Unread 12-22-2012, 04:46 PM   #171
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Just curious, how much travel is in your new shocks?
They are the RC9000 Nitro's for the 6.5" kit, I have 4.5" lift.. should be good for droop
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Unread 12-22-2012, 04:48 PM   #172
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They are the RC9000 Nitro's for the 6.5" kit, I have 4.5" lift.. should be good for droop
So 12"? If you don't mind, fully extend the shock and measure the length of the shaft. No homo.
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Unread 12-22-2012, 05:26 PM   #173
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based on my table measurements in the pic about, they are between 12-13"
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Unread 12-22-2012, 10:23 PM   #174
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Killer rig!!! Canadian style!
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Unread 12-24-2012, 08:19 AM   #175
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Killer rig!!! Canadian style!
Thanks man, it's coming along. Should have gears/locker and tires before spring
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Unread 12-25-2012, 05:03 PM   #176
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not to shabby :P I dig this build!
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Unread 12-25-2012, 08:38 PM   #177
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I could not believe how much changing my transmission mount help ... made a big difference
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Unread 02-02-2013, 11:18 AM   #178
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Took a video of a cold start of my Jeep with my THOR cowl intake

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Unread 02-02-2013, 01:37 PM   #179
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Is it really as loud as it sounds in the video?
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Unread 02-02-2013, 02:12 PM   #180
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Is it really as loud as it sounds in the video?
This was a very cold start at -30c it is only that loud when it's that cold and only for about 10 seconds or so. It is pretty invisible after that at idle and cruise.
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