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Unread 08-16-2013, 02:40 PM   #1726
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I used Seth's the first time I went wheeling. It's sweet. Should be here next week.
And Seth used mine the first 10 times he went wheeling.

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Unread 08-16-2013, 02:48 PM   #1727
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And Seth used mine the first 10 times he went wheeling.
I feel bad using other people's stuff.
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Unread 08-16-2013, 03:14 PM   #1728
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I feel bad using other people's stuff.
It's OK if it's Jake's stuff
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Unread 08-16-2013, 03:27 PM   #1729
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It's OK if it's Jake's stuff
Seriously though, that tire deflater spends more time deflating other people's tires than my own.
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Unread 08-16-2013, 04:33 PM   #1730
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at least you don't need to worry about me using it.
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Unread 08-17-2013, 03:42 PM   #1731
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Just got under the jeep and found some lateral movement in the TRE on the knuckle. This is probably the culprit.
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Unread 08-17-2013, 03:56 PM   #1732
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Advanced auto parts has one (I know) so I'm going to get it.
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Unread 08-17-2013, 04:31 PM   #1733
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Advanced auto parts has one (I know) so I'm going to get it.
Don't buy the cheap **** brand. Not worth their weight in zombie flesh.
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Unread 08-17-2013, 04:33 PM   #1734
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Unread 08-17-2013, 05:12 PM   #1735
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The front and rear LCA's are the same right?
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Unread 08-17-2013, 05:19 PM   #1736
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So I'm in the middle of the TRE install and I can get the castle nut past the hole for the cotter pin easily. Should I stop, or continue until its tight?


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Unread 08-17-2013, 05:24 PM   #1737
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Torque it to spec... If its not lined up then see if you can tighten or loosen it an itty-bitty bit so they line up. At least thats what I do.
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Unread 08-17-2013, 05:42 PM   #1738
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What is it on the zj?
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:36 AM   #1739
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Torque it to spec... If its not lined up then see if you can tighten or loosen it an itty-bitty bit so they line up. At least thats what I do.
Correct, minus the whole loosen thing. You should never loosen a castle nut on a tapered fitting to line up the hole, otherwise you completely lose the advantage of a tapered fitting.
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:38 AM   #1740
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I got it torqued last night. The wobble is still there, but is definitely better. Heading back to school today, so it'll be a couple weeks before I can do anything else.
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