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Unread 02-13-2009, 02:05 PM   #61
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Have you measured the pinion angle in the rear? From th driveshaft pic it looks pretty severe (vibrations?) Otherwise a pretty cool build.

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Unread 02-13-2009, 02:24 PM   #62
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Have you measured the pinion angle in the rear? From th driveshaft pic it looks pretty severe (vibrations?) Otherwise a pretty cool build.
I haven't measured it yet but I noticed that as well. I'm thinking that it may have something to do with leaving my coil spring spacers out. The CAs are adjusted for 6.5 and right now it's sitting at 4.5. I haven't driven it yet due to the brake line but I should b able to later today.
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Unread 02-13-2009, 03:41 PM   #63
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Someone third him in the ROTM nominations!!!
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Unread 02-14-2009, 07:15 PM   #64
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thanks to everyone that nominated me for March ROTM. Finally got the brake line situation figured out and got her out of the shop. Here are a couple poser shots at work both the front and rear shocks were limiting the flex. My rears are too long because i dont have my coil spacers in and my fronts are too short cos they are still my old tereflex shocks when i was at 4.5 i ordered some BPEs from IRO so im waiting on those before i put the mx6s up front. and next week is the TC swap! Im waiting to throw in my aussie because im trying to find an HP30 for a decent price.







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Unread 02-14-2009, 08:21 PM   #65
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this is what im hoping for. the case im looking into is out of an early 90s XJ and this guy has a 94 ZJ as well. so im crossing my fingers
Out of a 91 into a 94!

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Unread 02-14-2009, 08:24 PM   #66
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So when are you getting long arms?
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Unread 02-14-2009, 08:24 PM   #67
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Out of a 91 into a 94!

HAHA BA I picked up mine yesterday. Thats good stuff. you swap the input shafts? and you didnt have to get the driveshaft lengthened or shortened?
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[COLOR="RoyalBlue"][B]BigBlue build 3/4 ton axles, LAs, 37s [/COLOR][/B]
[B][U][url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=818891[/url] [/U][/B]

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Unread 02-14-2009, 08:27 PM   #68
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So when are you getting long arms?
im still debating bro. Im thinking about going with a hp30 if i can find one. idk talk me into getting some LAs...
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Unread 02-14-2009, 08:40 PM   #69
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im still debating bro. Im thinking about going with a hp30 if i can find one. idk talk me into getting some LAs...
Well I don't have mine on yet so I can't be all that convincing. Who would you go with?
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Unread 02-14-2009, 09:07 PM   #70
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Well I don't have mine on yet so I can't be all that convincing. Who would you go with?
Id more than likely go with IRO. the price is reasonable and its completely bolt on. Like i said, im not in with any welders around here just yet and spending the money to have the bracketry installed doesnt sound appealing to me.
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[COLOR="RoyalBlue"][B]BigBlue build 3/4 ton axles, LAs, 37s [/COLOR][/B]
[B][U][url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=818891[/url] [/U][/B]

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Unread 02-14-2009, 09:10 PM   #71
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Id more than likely go with IRO. the price is reasonable and its completely bolt on. Like i said, im not in with any welders around here just yet and spending the money to have the bracketry installed doesnt sound appealing to me.
Sounds good, get busy.
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Unread 02-15-2009, 09:24 AM   #72
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HAHA BA I picked up mine yesterday. Thats good stuff. you swap the input shafts? and you didnt have to get the driveshaft lengthened or shortened?
Yep, thats correct, went into my 5.2 and I had to swap the input. same style of tail shaft and no drive shaft mod's were necessary!

Good luck with yours!
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Unread 02-15-2009, 03:02 PM   #73
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I'd get a HP30 first. LA's aren't that important since you don't drive it every day.
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Unread 02-15-2009, 03:11 PM   #74
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I'd get a HP30 first. LA's aren't that important since you don't drive it every day.

and to be honest, my ride isnt bad now. i would drive it every day with no concerns of ride quality. may just be low standards but either way. Im on the hunt for a HP30 but its darn near impossible to find one with 3.73s for a decent price. keep an eye out for any in your area cariboulou. that would be the perfect excuse to come out there and wheel with you.
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[COLOR="RoyalBlue"][B]BigBlue build 33s, 6in lift and short arms[/COLOR][/B]
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[COLOR="RoyalBlue"][B]BigBlue build 3/4 ton axles, LAs, 37s [/COLOR][/B]
[B][U][url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=818891[/url] [/U][/B]

99 Grand Cherokee Laredo WJ, 4.7 liter, 247 Quadra Trac II, fully loaded

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Unread 02-15-2009, 03:12 PM   #75
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Yep, thats correct, went into my 5.2 and I had to swap the input. same style of tail shaft and no drive shaft mod's were necessary!

Good luck with yours!
BA thanks. ill keep you informed.
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[B][U][url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=818891[/url] [/U][/B]

99 Grand Cherokee Laredo WJ, 4.7 liter, 247 Quadra Trac II, fully loaded

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