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post #916 of 1158 Old 06-15-2012, 10:32 AM Thread Starter
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Greased my Tom Woods DS and all the Long Arms.

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post #917 of 1158 Old 06-20-2012, 02:01 PM Thread Starter
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95 + degrees today, took some pics.
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post #918 of 1158 Old 06-20-2012, 02:07 PM
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95 degrees! Ha, childsplay! It was 104+ last Saturday on our trail run! LOL!

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post #919 of 1158 Old 06-21-2012, 07:31 PM Thread Starter
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95 degrees! Ha, childsplay! It was 104+ last Saturday on our trail run! LOL!
It was so hot, the A/C couldn't keep up with it.
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post #920 of 1158 Old 07-10-2012, 07:26 AM
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So, let's get this build thread going somewhere. I miss it having updates!!

How are those shocks treating you? I think I'm going to need new ones soon and might at well get in on that whole 5100 fanboy extravaganza.
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post #921 of 1158 Old 07-10-2012, 08:08 AM Thread Starter
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So, let's get this build thread going somewhere. I miss it having updates!!

How are those shocks treating you? I think I'm going to need new ones soon and might at well get in on that whole 5100 fanboy extravaganza.
The Bilstien 5100's are awesome. A very nice riding shock. Very happy I made the switch.
Its been a while since some good updates. Havent had much time at, barley have any time to drop the top and enjoy the Jeep.
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post #922 of 1158 Old 07-13-2012, 02:25 PM
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Flares continued;
On the 5th picture in, there's a plug hanging down from under your hood...whats that all about?

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post #923 of 1158 Old 07-13-2012, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
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On the 5th picture in, there's a plug hanging down from under your hood...whats that all about?
Engine block heater.
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Bulb keeps going on and off while driving. Checked them, all appear to be tight in the socket. Not sure if I need a new bulb or not.
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Also noticed the drivers side axle tube is slowly leaking onto the knuckle. Any one know if Superiors Axle Tube Seals will seal the leak?
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post #926 of 1158 Old 07-20-2012, 03:38 PM
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Bulb keeps going on and off while driving. Checked them, all appear to be tight in the socket. Not sure if I need a new bulb or not.
Sounds like the perfect time to do the LED upgrade.

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post #927 of 1158 Old 07-20-2012, 03:59 PM
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Also noticed the drivers side axle tube is slowly leaking onto the knuckle. Any one know if Superiors Axle Tube Seals will seal the leak?
No they will not, they just keep crap from getting in.

Need to replace the inner axle seals. Did mine just a few weeks ago, not a bad job to do the seals just time consuming as you have to pull the shafts and carrier.

And not that it's necessarily your problem, but mine started leaking, just the drivers side because I had a u-joint missing a bearing cap leading to excessive play with the axle shaft, wearing out the seal. Also once you jump in to replace the seal, do both while your in there.

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post #928 of 1158 Old 07-20-2012, 04:40 PM
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I'm thinking about upgrading to Blistein 5100s also. I noticed you have a 1-1/4" spacer on top of the 4" suspension. Do you think I could run a 3/4" or 1" spacer on top of my 4" suspension with short arms?
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post #929 of 1158 Old 07-20-2012, 06:55 PM Thread Starter
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Sounds like the perfect time to do the LED upgrade.
I do have the leds. I think I may need to replace one.
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I'm thinking about upgrading to Blistein 5100s also. I noticed you have a 1-1/4" spacer on top of the 4" suspension. Do you think I could run a 3/4" or 1" spacer on top of my 4" suspension with short arms?
Yes, I ran the spacers with my short arm kit.
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