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Unread 12-08-2010, 01:53 AM   #1
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wrenching party this weekend?

hey guys.... well its that time.

the long anticipated return from deployment for me.

i will be returning home on thurs and have a couple parts i would like to install on my '92 yj.

i have a d30 spartan lunchbox locker with new SOLId diff cover to put in. anyone have experience with installing any Lunchbox lockers? anything extra i need? just new fluid to put in?

next project. i have an advanced adapters SYE and hopefully true nuetral plate to install. i still need to acquire an XJ shaft. what else do i need for the SYE install? what do i need to shorten the shaft the proper way?

i also have a warn m8000 winch to install. all i need for that is a winch plate. should be a no brainer install.

i have a garage filled with tools (all of the basic hand tools, chopsaw, 4 1/2" grinders, HH 140 welder) and will have a fridge filled with beer and some pizza or BBq could be arranged.

i can do fri, sat or sunday. any of those days good for anyone here?

even if you have no experience to offer feel free to come over and enjoy some beers and talk jeep or work on whatever project you have.

-chris

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Unread 12-08-2010, 08:30 AM   #2
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If I'm not scheduled for work I'll drop by and lend what hand I can if you aren't too terribly far. My poor rig is spewing oil onto the exhaust like crazy c.c
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Unread 12-08-2010, 06:30 PM   #3
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Ill be working in my TJ on Sunday and Monday.... Maybe I can stop by to give you a hand and chat....

Ill be installing rear track bar
Currie Steering kit with Savvy Heat treated Tie rod... so exited to install this bad boy
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good choice on the warn m8000, I have been wanting one for quite some time now
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Unread 12-08-2010, 08:22 PM   #4
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sounds good guys, i'll be wrenching all weekend probably. def stop by
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Unread 12-10-2010, 12:58 AM   #5
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just wanted to let everyone know im stateside now. starting tomorrow off with the winch install and probably front locker. anyone with experience feel free to stop by. or even if you dont have experience and just want to hang out. pm me for number and address

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Unread 12-10-2010, 10:05 AM   #6
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It's good to hear that you've returned!

Is your Vegas cell number I have still good?
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Unread 12-11-2010, 02:35 AM   #7
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well got one thing done today. got my winch installed. took longer than planned but only cause we re-drilled some of the holes in the mounting plate.

tomorrow im going to try to tackle the locker.....
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Unread 12-12-2010, 05:32 PM   #8
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How was the wrenching party? I did not had time to work on my Jeep. Are you working on you Jeep tomorrow
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Unread 12-12-2010, 08:56 PM   #9
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yesterday went really well. had Joe(JOE DILLARD) and Taylor(CLIMBIT) come over and we knocked out my front Spartan locker. install went very SMOOTH.

will have pictures up probably tomorrow
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Unread 12-12-2010, 09:24 PM   #10
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It was sure nice to stop on by, chew the fat (pizza ) have a few beverages, and get your locker installed. Good job by all.

Real nice to have met your buddy Rob too.
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Unread 12-12-2010, 09:26 PM   #11
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Oh yea, you got you new SOLID diff guard installed too.
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Unread 12-12-2010, 09:35 PM   #12
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yea it was awesome joe.

we also did do a solid diff cover, i forgot. thats acually what im waiting on before i post pictures. i never got an after pic yet of it. its dark outside
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Unread 12-13-2010, 04:44 AM   #13
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Dang! Wish I would have seen this post 2 days ago. Where are the pictures?
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Unread 12-13-2010, 08:08 AM   #14
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pictures are coming. haha im gonna upload them then do a small write up
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