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Unread 04-02-2013, 11:51 AM   #766
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i think my trac bar is going to force me to get around to the install sooner than later. After i installed the KOR bushings, my bump steer was fixed for several months, but now the OEM tracbar mount is starting to wallow and my problems are coming back. I just need to go ahead and drill the mount out and put my 9/16'' bolts in and be done with it. then throw on the new knuckles to flip the drag link and tie-rod.......I hate being busy
I had the same problems so I welded washers to the front and back of the frame side mount nice and tight steering now.

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Unread 04-02-2013, 07:20 PM   #767
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Taurus fan is here already. now I just need a 1999-2000 V8 WJ power steering pump and high pressure line and I can start the install.
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Unread 04-03-2013, 07:20 PM   #768
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front axle almost ready for paint.
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Unread 04-04-2013, 04:50 PM   #769
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Holy Mother, that truss is HUGE.
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Unread 04-04-2013, 06:46 PM   #770
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Holy Mother, that truss is HUGE.
sure is! that thing is SO heavy haha

the truss acts as a bumpstop so I can get rid of my spacers on the frame.
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Unread 04-05-2013, 12:00 PM   #771
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Is there gunna be any interference with the oil pan with a truss that big?
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Unread 04-05-2013, 12:16 PM   #772
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I don't see how there would be. it might with a smaller lift but I'll be up pretty high. higher than I want actually. I'll have to build a steel bumper to lower it some.

I'm guessing its why IRO suggests 4" lift minimum for this axle, to clear the pan.
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Unread 04-05-2013, 07:54 PM   #773
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finally had a chance to play with the the front bumper and get it back on over the winch mount. fits nicely
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Unread 04-10-2013, 07:29 PM   #774
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ordered a thread insert and johnny joint for my IRO A arm. also painted my rear LA brackets and one of the axle knuckles. will be buying por15 this weekend and painting the axles.
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Unread 04-12-2013, 01:08 AM   #775
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any progress on the taurus fan?
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Unread 04-12-2013, 09:49 AM   #776
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any progress on the taurus fan?
haven't done anything with it yet. I still have to buy an older power steering pump and high pressure line before I can do the swap.
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Unread 04-16-2013, 08:38 PM   #777
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Rear axle done besides brakes.
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Unread 04-17-2013, 10:42 PM   #778
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cut the exhaust off right after the main cat so I can have room for long arm brackets. drilled 10 of the 20 holes so far. should get the rest drilled tomorrow and then bolt up the brackets. also will be painting the front 44 with por15 tomorrow.
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Unread 04-19-2013, 12:19 PM   #779
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didn't get a chance to paint yesterday but I did cut out the threads on my A-arm and have a friend weld in some new threads for me. I also used a Johnny joint instead of the RE one that IRO uses, should be a good upgrade

now I need to install 1 more bushing on the A-arm and paint it.
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Unread 04-20-2013, 12:49 AM   #780
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I like the Johnny Joint upgrade, you shouldn't have any sloppiness in that joint at all...no worries about it coming loose.
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