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Unread 11-09-2009, 10:57 PM   #826
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They've definitely made me reconsider mine, these things are nasty looking, if they do anything like what they look like they should off road, I'll be picking up a set for my next tire.

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Unread 11-10-2009, 09:03 AM   #827
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Headed to the stealership. They say they've got a bolt for me.We'll see.
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Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

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Unread 11-10-2009, 09:07 AM   #828
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Headed to the stealership. They say they've got a bolt for me.We'll see.
You say it like you know it is going to be the wrong thing.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 09:25 AM   #829
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looks good buddy - what other day do you have off this week? If its thursday I should be able to help out with whatever you need
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Unread 11-10-2009, 03:19 PM   #830
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I want some pics of the outboard kit in. I'm stealing pics from your thread.

By the way Robert, you did an awsome job on everything! Thanks James, it was alot of work but worth it in the end now that its done

Just messin with ya James. Get it back on the road yet? Ha HA and to snitch, ask Rod about his first drive in your jeep with the brand new gears that wern't broke in yet.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 03:24 PM   #831
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Hey I was just trying to make sure everything in the suspension was nice and tight, no clunks or anything.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 05:18 PM   #832
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That first scratch is going to be killer on such a pretty jeep..

Good work.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:16 PM   #833
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Got the bolt this morning from the dealer. It was the right one. Yay.

Mike I am off Sunday through Tuesday. I figure it will be full of buttoning things up. You are welcome to help.

Robert... I can't say thanks until I come back alive from wheeling lol. But thanks anyways. You've been awesome. More help than I could have imagined. You gave my jeep your garage for two weeks while yours voluntarily slept in the wet spot. You've been great and I wouldn't be anywhere close without your help. So, pending a wheeling trip that I live through... Thanks.

I talked to Rod at TNT about my steering clearances. Because im already into the diff with the tie rod, he suggested I check out the new ORO Tru-turn steering for jk's. Essentially it changes the mounting of the tie rod in a pretty cool way along with raising it and pushing it a little farther from the diff to allow for aftermarket diff covers. I think it was cool of Rod to suggest another product when theirs didn't quite work out for me. Steve at ORO was awesome to work with and got me taken care of. The new steering ships tomorrow. Here's hoping I can return the tie rod ends I got to recoup some cost.

I forgot/was too busy to call the gear guy today but I will do so tomorrow. I don't know yet if I'm going to try to get the jeep down there yet or do it myself. If I take it down there, I'm going to have to borrow a trailer. I really don't want to drive it that far/fast all locked up front with no rear ds. Meh. No new pics today. I was busy with the dealership this morning. I promise I'll get some in the morning.
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Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:22 PM   #834
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I wonder what the chances are of the rear diff being locked up too, and we just haven't noticed it because of the front being so prominent.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:32 PM   #835
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Robert... I can't say thanks until I come back alive from wheeling lol pending a wheeling trip that I live through... Thanks.
Remember the rules-30/30 30 minutes or 30 miles.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:46 PM   #836
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I wonder what the chances are of the rear diff being locked up too, and we just haven't noticed it because of the front being so prominent.
We'll be able to tell on Sunday when I put the new coils in. We'll jack up the rear and spin the tires.

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Remember the rules-30/30 30 minutes or 30 miles.
It's all good. You'll just have to deal with my wife. Who's laughing now.
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::SELLING HALF OF MY JEEP::

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f33/?uid=152304

Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

IndyORV- Dick and fart jokes, titties, throttle, flops, beer, tater balls, and good times.
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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:47 PM   #837
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Hey wait a second, I drove it that first 30/30, then the brakes started falling part......
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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:54 PM   #838
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Hey wait a second, I drove it that first 30/30, then the brakes started falling part......
Yeah but you did the brakes...
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::SELLING HALF OF MY JEEP::

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f33/?uid=152304

Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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Unread 11-10-2009, 08:55 PM   #839
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Ummm, no comment.....
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Unread 11-10-2009, 09:00 PM   #840
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^^^Haha, awesome. I've seen Rod do better work than he did on that caliper bolt, that's for sure.
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