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Unread 11-16-2013, 02:10 PM   #25921
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Unread 11-16-2013, 02:28 PM   #25922
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Unread 11-16-2013, 02:30 PM   #25923
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Since it was around 60° today, I continued painting my rock rails. I decided to make the outside hammered silver and the inside part slate gray.
Last week, I put on my red-light plate in the rear and a laser diffusing plate in the front.
I also added diff. oil. My front diff only took a little, but the rear must have been just about empty, because it took the rest of the quart and probably needs more. Not an easy place to try to add oil. I had to go buy some clear tubing, run it into the hole and pointed upwards, then I had to push the tip of the bottle into the tube. It kept making a vacuum, so I had to back it off each time I squeezed it, so that the oil would run down the tube. The stuff is in my hair, on my shirt, and all over my arms, but by golly, I got it in there. Did 5 figure 8's forward and reverse. It still has a little groan to it, but not as much as before.

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Unread 11-16-2013, 08:11 PM   #25924
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Installed my 3 inch IRO lift today. Everything went great after ironing out a few kinks and picking up a few extra bolts in needed at the hardware store. Now I just have to install my steering stabilizer tomorrow and figure out where the small clunk is coming from that I have when I turn the steering wheel side to side..but I'm pretty sure its the joint on the pitman arm that's loose and needs to be replaced.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 08:12 PM   #25925
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Finished the front limit straps.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 08:17 PM   #25926
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Finished the front limit straps.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 08:25 PM   #25927
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Installed my 3 inch IRO lift today. Everything went great after ironing out a few kinks and picking up a few extra bolts in needed at the hardware store. Now I just have to install my steering stabilizer tomorrow and figure out where the small clunk is coming from that I have when I turn the steering wheel side to side..but I'm pretty sure its the joint on the pitman arm that's loose and needs to be replaced.
After my install I had a clunk and it ended up being the oem bolt on the axle side of the track bar was just a hair too small for the bushing sleeve in my new track bar. I have been told a 1/2" grade 8 bolt will do the trick.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 08:41 PM   #25928
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Today I replaced my front rotor and installed ceramic pads.

One of my rotor was badly warped which made braking a task.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 09:09 PM   #25929
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Since it was around 60° today, I continued painting my rock rails. I decided to make the outside hammered silver and the inside part slate gray. Last week, I put on my red-light plate in the rear and a laser diffusing plate in the front. I also added diff. oil. My front diff only took a little, but the rear must have been just about empty, because it took the rest of the quart and probably needs more. Not an easy place to try to add oil. I had to go buy some clear tubing, run it into the hole and pointed upwards, then I had to push the tip of the bottle into the tube. It kept making a vacuum, so I had to back it off each time I squeezed it, so that the oil would run down the tube. The stuff is in my hair, on my shirt, and all over my arms, but by golly, I got it in there. Did 5 figure 8's forward and reverse. It still has a little groan to it, but not as much as before. Sent from my iPad using my fingers
Tape off and paint that rear bumper pad with some Rustoleum bed liner spray.
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Unread 11-17-2013, 10:37 AM   #25930
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Installed my 3 inch IRO lift today. Everything went great after ironing out a few kinks and picking up a few extra bolts in needed at the hardware store. Now I just have to install my steering stabilizer tomorrow and figure out where the small clunk is coming from that I have when I turn the steering wheel side to side..but I'm pretty sure its the joint on the pitman arm that's loose and needs to be replaced.

What transfer case and front driveshaft you running?
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Unread 11-17-2013, 11:53 AM   #25931
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Tape off and paint that rear bumper pad with some Rustoleum bed liner spray.
You're right, it is getting a little rusty back there.

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Unread 11-17-2013, 02:24 PM   #25932
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Decided to go look at this one next week, might be a Good candidate for my next project, looks Sharp and clean, and stock though, lol

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Unread 11-17-2013, 02:30 PM   #25933
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Decided to go look at this one next week, might be a Good candidate for my next project, looks Sharp and clean, and stock though, lol http://m.finn.no/car/used/ad.html?fi...&engine_fuel=1
Stock is OK. It's a good blank slate for you to build up. You have most of the parts.
Good luck, I hope you have finally found the one.

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Unread 11-17-2013, 04:35 PM   #25934
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Got some 265/70/17 Goodyear Wrangler Authority tires. They are used, but have low miles on them and they were a killer deal. I'll be getting them on the WJ this week then testing them out on the trails this coming weekend. Anyone else have these tires? All the reviews I have read on them are good. Nice aggressive tread and side lugs. Can't wait to get them on.
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Unread 11-17-2013, 04:52 PM   #25935
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What transfer case and front driveshaft you running?
I have the 4.0L with selec-trac and the front drive shaft is the fixed rezeppa I believe. (Boot at the transfer case and the U joint at the axle)
The clunk only happens when I turn steering wheel side to side. I'm going to actually get under there and spend a little more time checking over everything some time this week.
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