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Unread 01-30-2013, 07:34 PM   #106
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It has been a long week but Sunday at 1821 I became a Grandpa for the first time. wow I forgot how hard a little one is. Thanks for the advice. When I get a spare second I will order one. Where do you think I should look Quadratec or 4wd ?

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Unread 01-30-2013, 07:49 PM   #107
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It has been a long week but Sunday at 1821 I became a Grandpa for the first time. wow I forgot how hard a little one is. Thanks for the advice. When I get a spare second I will order one. Where do you think I should look Quadratec or 4wd ?
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Cleaning this thing up is similar to a slightly abused pornstar throwing on a bunch of makeup to try to hide her eternal scars, but I think she doesn't look too bad
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Unread 02-11-2013, 01:49 PM   #108
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Rear main is leaking more and more looks like I am going to have to fix it really soon. funds aren't their right now. When I do it I am going to buy a new oil pan. Mine is quite rusted up. checked on some prices for a local shop. If I supply all the parts it will still be 560. NFW I will do it myself. Just very nervous about the exhaust. I don't have a lot of time right now and I still haven't touched my CJ5 in 10 Months. Crap I could use that 560 for so much more

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Unread 02-12-2013, 07:09 AM   #109
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So what do you guys think about Partsgeek? Seems like they have great prices and free shipping on a bunch.

Hey also should I replace the oil pump while I am doing the rear main seal!!!
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Unread 02-12-2013, 09:59 AM   #110
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Let me know what you think?

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Unread 02-14-2013, 09:46 AM   #111
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I'm a bit late to the party, but I know you were talking about the front and rear dana 44s being different. The front unlocked is an open diff. while the rear unlocked is limited slip. This may have to do with why the covers are different.

But that aside, just read through the build, great work so far. Definitely good to get the maintenance and armor out of the way before building it too much!
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Unread 02-14-2013, 11:14 AM   #112
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The Ballistic one that was wrong would fit the opening but was to big and it would hit the suspension parts in front of it.. This rear main seal has me totally worried. Wish I was closer to Hunter (JF) Probably save up for it. Really hate the exhaust. affraid of breaking off some bolts. I started last night spraying PB blaster on it. confused
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Unread 02-16-2013, 08:30 PM   #113
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Well I have to thank Hunter7158. He has never met me before and I pm'd him and asked him to help me out with my rear main seal on Monday!! Wow speaks volumes about his character. Thanks Hunter I owe you big time


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Unread 02-16-2013, 09:19 PM   #114
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nm. plans just changed
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Unread 02-17-2013, 08:14 AM   #115
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Unread 02-17-2013, 08:23 AM   #116
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I had said that I could make it out to help on Monday. Right after I typed it, my plans got changed w a ph call from family

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Thanks for the thought Bro.
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Unread 02-19-2013, 07:52 AM   #118
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Well yesterday Hunter7158 came over to my house. Mind you he had never met me but still came over to help me with a rear main seal. I am so glad that I have been on Jeepforum for years because their are so many Great People here. Thank you Hunter I owe you big time!!! You are one of those great people! Well we started at 0900 and finished up around 1630. Sorry I didn't take to many pics. I will post those when I get home from base later today. Today I actually got to drive my Rubi to work. OH! and I there wasn't a single drip of oil. Heck Ya
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Unread 02-19-2013, 10:33 AM   #119
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Haha. A good day of wrenching, swapping stories, comparing jeep parts, and eating pizza. And no more leaky rubicons
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Unread 02-19-2013, 11:26 AM   #120
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Just ordered a new trans mount after Hunter and I checked out the underneath of my jeep.
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