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Unread 03-13-2011, 07:59 PM   #1021
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Looks like a great time man! I need to get a wheeling trip going!

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Unread 03-13-2011, 08:31 PM   #1022
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I believe the orange tint is burnt oil from the engine NOT being flushed regularly since it's first oil change. Most heads look like that underneath, unless babied from day 1.
how do you flush it???
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Unread 03-13-2011, 08:36 PM   #1023
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Then this happened and the fun stopped. HAHA not really. It was fun to watch.











Popped the bead.









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Unread 03-13-2011, 08:36 PM   #1024
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how do you flush it???
on a normal baiss? Something like Seafoam, Marvel Mystery Oil, Amsoil flush, Risilon, etc.....

once it's orange? I'd think only a chemical bath in a hot tank would get that burnt-on gunk off. I can barely get it off with brake cleaner and an air-powered wire brush.
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:29 PM   #1025
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My orange stuff didnt seem like it was sludgy or anything like that. I was happy!
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:34 PM   #1026
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My orange stuff didnt seem like it was sludgy or anything like that. I was happy!
Yeah, it's just oil coloration that's burned into the pores of the metal.
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:35 PM   #1027
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yeah, I didn't think your's looked dirty or nasty at all..just orange!
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:36 PM   #1028
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Yea, I thought it was pretty cool! Anyone have anything to say about my wheeling trip? Im uploading more videos. They are just taking awhile.
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:38 PM   #1029
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Trip looked like a muddy mess! Not my cup of tea, but still looked like a good time
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:39 PM   #1030
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It gets better. I also hate mud. I didnt get muddy. The videos im about to post are hill climbs with rocks. Lots of fun. I HATE MUD.
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:39 PM   #1031
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Still that one picture is just awesome dude!
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:42 PM   #1032
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HAHA the one where the mud pit swallowed my Jeep?!?
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:44 PM   #1033
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HAHA the one where the mud pit swallowed my Jeep?!?
yup that one!
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:45 PM   #1034
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Yea, NO one snapped a picture of the passenger rear tire 3 feet off the ground.
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Unread 03-13-2011, 09:46 PM   #1035
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Yea, NO one snapped a picture of the passenger rear tire 3 feet off the ground. :HAHA:
ahhhhhhh!!! man that sucks!
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