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Unread 09-16-2012, 03:05 PM   #61
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I wouldn't be happy about the pitting on a brand new part going under the Jeep. I guess it's not that big a deal but still - you paid for a shiny new part.

I'm interested in seeing the install of it though. Gonna use a front XJ shaft or custom made?

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Unread 09-16-2012, 03:31 PM   #62
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I wouldn't be happy about the pitting on a brand new part going under the Jeep. I guess it's not that big a deal but still - you paid for a shiny new part.

I'm interested in seeing the install of it though. Gonna use a front XJ shaft or custom made?
Front xj shaft. I'm going to email DirtBound and make them aware of the quality of there product. I probably won't do business with them again :-/
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Unread 09-17-2012, 09:45 PM   #63
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Started tearing into my parts rig today

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Unread 09-18-2012, 05:41 AM   #64
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^^^ Nice suspension parts on that parts rig.
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Unread 09-20-2012, 09:41 PM   #65
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My friend Kodiak and I ripped apart our parts Cherokee



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The Rubicon express 7.5 HD long arm kit



The wrecker hauling it off:

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Unread 09-21-2012, 05:58 AM   #66
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I need a friend with a name like Kodiak

He looks like he can "influence" siezed nuts/bolts/parts at will.

What are ya gonna do with all the stuff you pulled off the donor?
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Unread 09-21-2012, 10:34 AM   #67
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I need a friend with a name like Kodiak

He looks like he can "influence" siezed nuts/bolts/parts at will.

What are ya gonna do with all the stuff you pulled off the donor?
Hes a 6'4" 430lb beast. He didn't have any issues gettin bolts off

The 7.5" Rubicon express leafs and springs are going to my buddy Lane and I'm getting his 5.5" Rubicon express leafs and springs. 7.5" lift is more then I wanted so the deal worked out in everyone's favor. Everything I pulled from the donor I'll be using.
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Unread 10-17-2012, 10:50 PM   #68
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Got 3 new tires today



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Thank god for super saver shipping from Amazon.com
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This stuff any good? I've read reviews of the gears being "louder"

Ready to go in

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Unread 10-18-2012, 08:38 AM   #70
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This stuff any good? I've read reviews of the gears being "louder"

Ready to go in

Is that a Detroit? Are you gonna swap axle shafts while everything is apart? Couldn't remember if the Detroit had a 29 spline input option.
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Jeep4KC: It's a factory TracLok limited slip
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Unread 10-18-2012, 11:11 AM   #72
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Jeep4KC: It's a factory TracLok limited slip
Your Jeep is gorgeous

Just a pointer- The paint code is listed as Silverstone Metallic, not Silverthorn
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Unread 10-18-2012, 11:15 AM   #73
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Your Jeep is gorgeous

Just a pointer- The paint code is listed as Silverstone Metallic, not Silverthorn
Dammit...But! You've got to admit Silverthorn sounds better...
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Unread 10-18-2012, 09:11 PM   #74
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Finally got my Hack n' Tap installed



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Unread 10-19-2012, 07:49 PM   #75
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This stuff any good? I've read reviews of the gears being "louder"
Yes they are "louder" but I can't hear mine unless I have all the windows up and it really isn't that loud. I'll deal with a little noise to save 50% on gears vs yukon.
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