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Unread 10-18-2007, 02:46 PM   #256
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Unread 10-18-2007, 02:47 PM   #257
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Unread 10-23-2007, 09:41 AM   #258
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pics from this weekend:

http://rides.webshots.com/album/561129027RjUPaJ

more pics and videos:
http://s46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...202/?start=all
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Unread 10-24-2007, 03:18 AM   #259
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What does the tree and crescent moon stand for that is on the side of the Jeep near the side mirrors? Looks really nice, if I get a Wrangler for a replacement Jeep, that is what I'd want to do with it.
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Unread 10-24-2007, 10:22 AM   #260
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it's the south carolina state symbol, i dunno why, my jeep lived in boston before i bought it. it was just on there.

has been replaced by punisher skulls
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Unread 10-26-2007, 06:57 AM   #261
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Thanks for posting all of your specs. Can you buy me a new set of wheels? Hey, you said, "Ask and you shall receive"!!

Do you know what size lift, wheels/tires the blue jeep that was wheeling with you the last trip had? I beleive it was a girl driving in the pics. That is just about the stance i'm going for. Thanks Andy
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Unread 10-26-2007, 09:06 AM   #262
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4.5" RE superflex i believe, sittin on 35x12.5's
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Unread 10-29-2007, 11:09 PM   #263
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what did you end up doing with your hardtop? sell it to cover the cost of other things lol?
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Unread 10-31-2007, 10:17 PM   #264
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sold the fitst one so i could have enough money to drive out here, then my friend made me move my 2nd one out of her garage, and i didnt want a permanent hard top, so i sold it and bought bumpers.
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Unread 11-01-2007, 10:38 PM   #265
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Hey Dr.

Quick question, trying to get the same spring setup you have front and rear.
Now did your REBB lift come with extended bumpstops and such? And after you put of the new springs did you get longer bumpstops?

The BB I have is kinda crappy got it off eBay (person made them in his garage) it is spacers that go on the bottom of the springs. So I never did anything to the bumpstops. I might just remove the spacers if the springs lift it enough to clear my tires.

Thanks Kevin
Oh and you need to change your gallery pics, you don't have that light bar anymore, I do!!!
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Unread 11-02-2007, 06:39 PM   #266
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haha. true. you shoulda left me trade feedback.

i have extended rear bumpstoppies, but not up front. i need extended ones tho.
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Unread 11-02-2007, 07:15 PM   #267
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[QUOTE=Dr. Marneaus]haha. true. you shoulda left me trade feedback.

??????

How do you do that?
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Unread 11-04-2007, 03:19 PM   #268
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Click on the person's profile, then the number in parentheses next to their name. Then click submit feedback.

Marn, I can't believe you've spent more on your Jeep than I have... But! You did sell two hardtops. Lucky...
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Unread 11-04-2007, 03:30 PM   #269
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Marn, I can't believe you've spent more on your Jeep than I have... But! You did sell two hardtops. Lucky...
yeah, thats the main reason i was able to afford alot of the stuff i have.

but that list isnt including repairs i've done and paid for. there's like 600 dollar brake lines 500 water pump thermostat and radiator hoses, 200 power steering, etc.
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Unread 11-12-2007, 11:08 PM   #270
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Finally got my pinion seal replaced:

DS removed, note the diff oil all on the bottom of the diff


thats a big, rusty nut.


had to run to the store to get something that would fit that nut. 14.99. not a bad deal.


nut and pinion yoke removed, took one hell of a breaker bar:


after 20 minutes of tapping with a screw driver and then prying, got the offending seal out:


tapped the new one in:


not ghetto at all....used a big ole pipe wrench to hold the yoke while we torqued down the pinion nut:


we kinda bent the crap outta the old one....oh well!


done!
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