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Unread 08-07-2012, 01:39 AM   #316
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Any word from the shop? Or have you not taken it in yet?

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Unread 08-07-2012, 03:37 AM   #317
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Had some family stuff come up. No time to get it in at the moment :/
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Unread 10-25-2012, 03:01 AM   #318
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Just got this pic from our Mojave run this past March.

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Unread 10-26-2012, 02:54 PM   #319
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Awesome pic.
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Unread 10-27-2012, 11:09 AM   #320
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Haven't updated in a while, not a whole lot going on. BUT, I did get a tire carrier. Buddy totaled his Jeep so I bought his tire carrier he made for $100. Not gonna lie, I'm not the biggest fan of it (kills my departure angle) but at least it gets the tire out of the cab. I can use the back seat again!

When you relocated the rear spring buckets and did the rear outboard did the rear rise up? Since installing the Savvy 4" I noticed the rear sits a bit low.

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Unread 10-27-2012, 11:32 AM   #321
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Nope it stays the same. Mine never sat that low in the rear, and I'm running the same springs.
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Unread 10-27-2012, 11:41 AM   #322
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Nope it stays the same. Mine never sat that low in the rear, and I'm running the same springs.
I will see what Gerald thinks. I have seen a number of threads on the Savvy 4" rear sitting low. Even the front seems a bit lower than yours.

This was the same day I installed the springs and they have settled a little.

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Unread 10-27-2012, 12:37 PM   #323
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This is when mine first went on. I think it was at 5" or so with the HD springs.

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Unread 10-30-2012, 11:08 AM   #324
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I picked up my Modular Under Armor from Gerald last night and completely spaced on asking him about the springs. I will just wait and see what Blaine thinks when he does the rear outboard.
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Unread 11-03-2012, 10:47 AM   #325
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So I'm battling a pretty sketchy DW. I get it at about 60+ on the freeway when I hit a bump. Pulled the steering off last weekend and found a shot TRE. Ordered one up from savvy, about to head to the shop to replace it. Hopefully that's what it is.
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Unread 11-03-2012, 09:54 PM   #326
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Took 2 1/2 hours to get the damn seized tie rod end out. BFH, BFWrench, breaker bars, torches, pb blaster, and some muscle finally got it out. I blame it on the one time we crossed a dry salt lake bed that wasn't so dry. I put in the new TRE (with anti seize) and popped the other out and put anti seize on it also. Drives better now, no death wobble.
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Unread 11-03-2012, 10:20 PM   #327
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Awesome man, stoked it worked out. And really glad the tre didn't snap off lol. Ps your last welding on the tubes came out good. Keep practicing when you come by.
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Unread 11-04-2012, 12:18 AM   #328
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Thanks. It's hard to get a good bead on tubes!
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Unread 11-04-2012, 05:25 AM   #329
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Man this has been a bad week for steering i broke my steering box this week
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Unread 11-10-2012, 10:27 PM   #330
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My steering woes are worse. I dropped big coin on carli ball joints on the am and now it steers like **** lol
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