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Unread 10-01-2009, 09:17 PM   #7741
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Well not today but in the last few days.

I finished my tire carrier and got the tire mounted.



And then hooked my mechanical coolant temp back up this time to the upper heater hose, and it is working nicely.



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Unread 10-01-2009, 09:21 PM   #7742
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Got my new decals on today



I only had the one original faded blue sport sticker on the passenger side so I got new green ones custom


I also got OFF ROAD RECOVERY TEAM made up because I saw someone on here with one like that and I just really liked it.


Oh, I also drove it to school and back earlier
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Unread 10-01-2009, 09:44 PM   #7743
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Filled er up. Drove through a gigantic rain puddle at the school like 10 times. there was water flying everywhere fun times. and no, no one got hurt or could have gotten hurt.
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Unread 10-01-2009, 09:47 PM   #7744
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I closed my hood and the thing to pop it open wont work now....****.




how do I get my hood open now?
my dad and i had a conversation about this, but i believe if you take the headlights out, you can undo the latches from the insdie. I've never done it, but he did it to mine before I started driving it. worth a shot.
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Unread 10-01-2009, 11:21 PM   #7745
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Drove to and from Work... ordered a JY engine local, gotta go pick it up tommarrow, and install is next week
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Unread 10-01-2009, 11:28 PM   #7746
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I converted all the domes to LEDs to save battery and also get that cool "LED Blue" look. Its awesome but its going to take some getting used to. I didnt buy pre-assembled bulbs or anything. I took some small squares of circuit board and wired up 6 LEDs per board with resistors and solered it to the existing wiring, popped the boards up in the casing with some hot glue and it looks awesome!
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Unread 10-01-2009, 11:44 PM   #7747
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my dad and i had a conversation about this, but i believe if you take the headlights out, you can undo the latches from the insdie. I've never done it, but he did it to mine before I started driving it. worth a shot.
I think my 01 has a back cover on it.

ill give it a try.
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Unread 10-01-2009, 11:48 PM   #7748
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Unread 10-02-2009, 08:55 AM   #7749
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I converted all the domes to LEDs to save battery and also get that cool "LED Blue" look. Its awesome but its going to take some getting used to. I didnt buy pre-assembled bulbs or anything. I took some small squares of circuit board and wired up 6 LEDs per board with resistors and solered it to the existing wiring, popped the boards up in the casing with some hot glue and it looks awesome!
damn you, now i have another small upgrade to spend money on. i just wired up a crap load of LEDs for one of my projects for my glass blowing class, first time i wired LEDs but it wasnt bad. might have to look into this though
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Unread 10-02-2009, 09:24 AM   #7750
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Installed my RE 6" drop pitman arm and serviced the rear brakes.
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Unread 10-02-2009, 12:51 PM   #7751
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went to check on the one local spot, tree fell so gotta move it

but did a wee bit of flexin lol


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Unread 10-02-2009, 01:49 PM   #7752
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Drove up a bank at school, and i guess one of my friends said the principle saw me so i get to look forward to seeing him monday lol I wont do that anymore haha
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Unread 10-02-2009, 02:06 PM   #7753
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UPS just came by.

2 leaf springs - check
2 coil springs - check
rear brake line - check
disconnects - check
2 bumpstops - check
u-bolts - check
2 lower control arms - check
1 adjustable trackbar - check
monotube shocks - hmm, did i completely misunderstand something or am I supposed to have 4? because there are only two...
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Unread 10-02-2009, 02:21 PM   #7754
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UPS just came by.

2 leaf springs - check
2 coil springs - check
rear brake line - check
disconnects - check
2 bumpstops - check
u-bolts - check
2 lower control arms - check
1 adjustable trackbar - check
monotube shocks - hmm, did i completely misunderstand something or am I supposed to have 4? because there are only two...
yours must be one of those rare XJs that only needs two

..but that sucks
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Unread 10-02-2009, 02:27 PM   #7755
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yours must be one of those rare XJs that only needs two

..but that sucks
One per axle right?

all I did was drive around, and when I got back I parked and walked past a rav4.. this is all the flexing it will ever do.
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