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post #1561 of 3602 Old 12-07-2013, 06:37 PM Thread Starter
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post #1562 of 3602 Old 12-07-2013, 08:32 PM Thread Starter
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Well, just got news from zac. Looks like someone from the port office stole my carrier and just left the box....


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Well, just got news from zac. Looks like someone from the port office stole my carrier and just left the box....
WTF who does that. It's not even like a spool is something you see and you instantly know what It is and have to jack it. That's lame man

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WTF who does that. It's not even like a spool is something you see and you instantly know what It is and have to jack it. That's lame man
Yeah, it sucks =/


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WTF who does that. It's not even like a spool is something you see and you instantly know what It is and have to jack it. That's lame man
That's what I am saying, who looks at it and says a I need a 8.8 carier!

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post #1566 of 3602 Old 12-10-2013, 12:34 PM Thread Starter
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Hey I'm stop alive!

I'm about 800 miles out of Saginaw Michigan. Everything has been going descent with only a few hiccups. Driving at night it was about 4*not including windchill and my tailor light wires were starting to crack and brake. Then pulling into a subway I cut the corner to tight and the back tire of the wrangler hit a grand prix. Then we just know got stuck going up a snow covered incline going to the Gas station. Ended up just pushing the zj up the hill with the yj.

Wish me luck guys!



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Good luck buddy safe travels hope you make it without troubles.

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2" BL, 4" stretch all on saggy waggy springs.
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Good luck buddy safe travels hope you make it without troubles.
Thanks, me too :-)


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Hey I'm stop alive! I'm about 800 miles out of Saginaw Michigan. Everything has been going descent with only a few hiccups. Driving at night it was about 4*not including windchill and my tailor light wires were starting to crack and brake. Then pulling into a subway I cut the corner to tight and the back tire of the wrangler hit a grand prix. Then we just know got stuck going up a snow covered incline going to the Gas station. Ended up just pushing the zj up the hill with the yj. Wish me luck guys!
Have a safe trip brotha! Goo luck

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Hey, just finished reading this entire thread. Great Work man! Hope the trip was a safe and enjoyable ride
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Have a safe trip brotha! Goo luck
Thanks!


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Hey, just finished reading this entire thread. Great Work man! Hope the trip was a safe and enjoyable ride
Thanks man!


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Made it to AZ at 830p tonight. Everything went great with only minor problems. This morning the radiator hose cracked on the end. Just chopped 3" off and it was good as new. The zj did good pulling the wrangler and about 1000lbs of other stuff. Only problem was when we got about two hours away from mesa. The mountains where whooping the zj's *** but we made it threw.


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Sorry for not having any updates guys. I'll have some up tomorrow and hopefully some wheeling pics soon.


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Ok, so the trip went great. The zj pulled awesome until I got to the mountains of AZ. That was a pain in the ***.
The day after getting home I went to drive the YJ, no brakes!?!? Was checking them out and found my wheel bearings were toast! My falt. When I put them on I tighten the center nut down as if I was doing spindle bearings, so like only 5 foot pounds of torque. Yikes!
I replaced them with timkin wheel bearings, got them for free :-) and while I was at it I out on my new leaf springs with the help if a AZevil. Got that all together and have bad vibes now, soooo I'm currently in the process of fixing that. Wish I had money for sye!

New stance with 4" springs. I've come to the conclusion that they are RE heavy duty. I also cut down my shackles to about 5/8.



Went here today and it was awesome!



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