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Unread 03-25-2012, 02:24 PM   #46
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How come you didn't reuse your Borola header?
It had like 7 different holes in it. I did patch it up first, but I decided against it in the end. Any way, I'm going to use it in my upcoming buggy project...

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Unread 03-25-2012, 03:07 PM   #47
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It had like 7 different holes in it. I did patch it up first, but I decided against it in the end. Any way, I'm going to use it in my upcoming buggy project...
Who makes the Rugged Ridge header? Buggy project? Are you going to use your old 4.0 take out for that one?
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Unread 03-25-2012, 09:45 PM   #48
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Who makes the Rugged Ridge header? Buggy project? Are you going to use your old 4.0 take out for that one?
I don't know who makes it. But it was the cheapest that I could find.

Yes, the old engine will be stroked and go on the buggy project. The buggy project will use most of the lift over parts from this project.

I'm currently searching for a scrapped TJ for the buggy project and I'm planning to do it A to Z at home. I couldn't do this with this project because I need the car for wheeling.
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Unread 03-26-2012, 02:03 AM   #49
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I don't know who makes it. But it was the cheapest that I could find.

Yes, the old engine will be stroked and go on the buggy project. The buggy project will use most of the lift over parts from this project.

I'm currently searching for a scrapped TJ for the buggy project and I'm planning to do it A to Z at home. I couldn't do this with this project because I need the car for wheeling.
You've been working pretty fast, you'll prolly have both of yours done before I finish my build, lol!
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Unread 03-26-2012, 09:49 AM   #50
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What I did was not start the project until I had all the money to finish it..

The buggy is different and came as an after thought. It will take a very long time to complete..
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Unread 03-26-2012, 10:11 AM   #51
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Here is a picture of exhaust after painting.

I guess AFE won't like this...


matte black looks good


and finally here is the modified headers mounted on a dummy head.

note the very bad welding job.

It is 3" from the collector all the way to the exhaust tip.
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Unread 03-27-2012, 12:30 AM   #52
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Almost there.. here is the updates from yesterday. (click on the image for the video)





I'm still facing some back firing issues. Hopefully, this will be solved today. I will be looking at the sparks plugs and then cam sensor, chain timing, CPS ...etc
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Unread 03-27-2012, 01:55 AM   #53
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The exhaust sounds nice and deep! Good luck with the backfiring issue.
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Unread 03-27-2012, 03:30 AM   #54
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Thanks !

This was with an iPhone. I will take a Better Quality video once things get sorted out.
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Unread 03-27-2012, 06:44 AM   #55
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sounds great!
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Unread 04-03-2012, 09:38 PM   #56
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oalali, nice work and good find on the parts.
So did you find the coordinates for the junk yard in Sharja, im looking for a junker to make my new dd ride.

Nick.
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Unread 04-03-2012, 11:16 PM   #57
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Hi nick ..

I will PM you my phone number. SMS me in the evening to remind me about the subject.
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Thanks, will do.

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Oalali, Thanks for the info.
Where do you get your parts from in UAE, which have you found to be the better place.
I am looking for some LED lights and towbar, hand grabs etc. Or do you order online?

Thanks,
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Unread 04-04-2012, 09:39 PM   #60
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Oalali, Thanks for the info.
Where do you get your parts from in UAE, which have you found to be the better place.
I am looking for some LED lights and towbar, hand grabs etc. Or do you order online?

Thanks,
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