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post #10741 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 10:17 AM
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yea, i am at 5.5" and dont have a t-case drop.
I'm right around 5" and have no t-case drop either. I do have minor vibes but they should go away when I rebuild my rear DS and re-set the rear pinion angle.

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post #10742 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 10:27 AM
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ya no TC drop is needed

and 4.5" is good enuff for 33"s but 5.5" isnt a bad idea if you plan on running steel bumpers and such... the extra weight will equal you out to around 4.5

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post #10743 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 12:11 PM
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ya no TC drop is needed

and 4.5" is good enuff for 33"s but 5.5" isnt a bad idea if you plan on running steel bumpers and such... the extra weight will equal you out to around 4.5
^ X2 on that.
My front end dropped about 3/4 of an inch just by adding a front steel bumper.

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post #10744 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 01:03 PM
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Bumpers look good speedy rat.

I lost my front axle ! Doh!

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post #10745 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 01:24 PM
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Washed, buffed out scratches, clay barred, waxed, armoralled interior, cleaned rims, cleaned engine bay, and drove to mcdonalds
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post #10746 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 01:27 PM
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wac arnolds will kill you

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post #10747 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 01:30 PM
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post #10748 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 02:00 PM
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put my new starter in after my jeep not starting 2 times in one week thank god it wasnt that hot out today and i was about to get it done

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post #10749 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 02:06 PM
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Made an appointment at the stealership because no one else knows what the hell is going on with my Heep. Next week, it shall be fixed.



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post #10750 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 03:18 PM
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i emailed lubelocker about making a gasket for the D44a.... they say on there website they can do custom applications so its worth a try

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post #10751 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 04:20 PM
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well, today i dorove it around, and i had my fuel light come on, so i checked my milage... i did 215 miles on a full tank of gas... thats about what i was getting on my old motor, and this new one isnt even fully broken in... it can only get better for now... until FAR into the future.
215 miles per tank? Ouch. Somewhere around 10-11 MPG?

Bought some stuff to clean it up yesterday, but it's been raining the past 2 days, so I haven't been able.

Also picked up some Craftsman SUV jackstands on Sunday. I'm sure I'll need those soon enough.

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post #10752 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 05:56 PM
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That sucks hard... are you getting another ZJ with the insurance money?

I have a line on another 97 white ltd that looks kind of getto with running boards and no U/C package. If I can get a deal on my salvage I might try and rebuild including swapping my rebuilt axles. Also looking at a Black 2000 WJ LTD. with 81,000 but the dealer is asking almost 8 grand. My ins. co. appraised mine at 4450.00 and I am still waiting on the other party's insurance to respond. Still need to post my pics I will get to it soon. Before and after. SOOOOOOOO SAD

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post #10753 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 06:11 PM
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i let the wife take it to work because i took her highlander to work to change oil in it . she called and she sid hated to drive it and she wanted her car back . looks like i did a good thing
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post #10754 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 06:35 PM
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post #10755 of 25884 Old 07-23-2008, 06:44 PM
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