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Unread 11-28-2010, 07:41 PM   #301
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a little dirt mount flex, no bumpstops at the moment.

dropped the coil right out, need extensions and limit straps.



just a little hill climb action, nothing major



drives fine on the highway at 70mph, no goofy noises(other than crazy loud 3" cherry bomb exhaust and the constant whirring of the 3500), crawls all over in the dirt. need to get rid of the bfg's though. needs some real meat.

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Unread 12-07-2010, 04:44 PM   #302
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getting a little bit of snow again.

went snow drift busting on the side roads and in the park, went pretty great. other than the 4' monster that only grabbed one side of the jeep and spun me 180 in traffic.


and something fun from the yard. i would think that purchasing the whole tub would have been easier(and cheaper to fix) the tub was rust and dent free before the plasma got to it.
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Unread 12-07-2010, 04:53 PM   #303
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GRAB THOSE FRONT SEATBELTS!!! i need the male end for both sides. if they still retract that is.
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it's not much to look at... but it's mine.
5.2lswap, metalcloaks, bedliner, tucked belly, d60's, soon to be nv4500 and d300.
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Unread 12-07-2010, 06:55 PM   #304
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it's been there a while, i'll see if they work next time i have to take a trip down.
should be soon, i'm always needing stuff. there's a bronco with original warn lock outs i need for my d44.
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Unread 12-07-2010, 09:51 PM   #305
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i got a lil excited seeing that poor yj all hacked up like that. all i saw was seat belts, gauge bezel, clear gauge cover,and a few pieces of rear light wiring.

anyhow how had it been running for the last week? any new issues?
i got some bottles i can burn that axle outta that zj for you now.
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it's not much to look at... but it's mine.
5.2lswap, metalcloaks, bedliner, tucked belly, d60's, soon to be nv4500 and d300.
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/m...r-junk-990191/
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Unread 12-07-2010, 10:21 PM   #306
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Don't need anything cut out. I'll bring my tools next time and take care of things in a few minutes.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 08:25 AM   #307
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How much snow did you get up there man?

I got probably 10" or so the last couple days down in Titusville area.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 05:25 PM   #308
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my house got like 6", below 90 got like 3ft.
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Unread 12-11-2010, 01:20 AM   #309
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Anyone want to guess what these are? I might make you a set.
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Unread 12-11-2010, 11:24 AM   #310
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Coil spring retainers?
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Unread 12-13-2010, 12:58 AM   #311
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while useful, that's not it.

I'll be mounting them in a couple days.
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Unread 12-13-2010, 01:06 AM   #312
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disk brake brackets for the 60?
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Unread 12-13-2010, 01:21 AM   #313
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Already got a real nice cnc bracket made of 3/8" for that.
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Unread 12-13-2010, 03:38 AM   #314
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dashboard bottle opener!
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it's not much to look at... but it's mine.
5.2lswap, metalcloaks, bedliner, tucked belly, d60's, soon to be nv4500 and d300.
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/m...r-junk-990191/
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Unread 12-13-2010, 08:36 AM   #315
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Aux light or antenna mounts?
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