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post #6751 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 07:52 PM
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I was in a pickle anyway, I was at my parents house and needed to get home for work tomorrow. Not too bad, with my discount the control arm was only $70. We don't stock the bolts though, had to go to Oreillys to get them.

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post #6752 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 07:57 PM
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Is your discount any good?

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post #6753 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 07:59 PM
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20% on everything but special order parts and oil.
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post #6754 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 08:08 PM
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Moog TREs special order?

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post #6755 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 08:11 PM
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Actually, our stock Duralast parts are made by Moog, and they all come with a lifetime warranty
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I don't give a **** about lifetime warranty. The one thing I cheaped out on the axle build was ball joints. The driver side lifetime warranty Duralast crapped out with 200 miles on it (maybe even less?). Lifetime warranty doesn't mean anything if I have to replace it every 200 miles.

Anyway. /Rant.

I am looking at doing the ZJ tie rod and want the Moog parts. I want to replace the drag link TREs too while I'm at it.

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post #6757 of 8431 Old 08-11-2013, 08:20 PM
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Finished up the dubJ. Was a ***** the entire time. But after test driving it I must say, the WJ is a good foundation for a build!

I have this week off work. First week I have EVER had off work. Time to get things done around the house, get work done on the Jeep, and have a life for a minute. Plans forming to camp at Silver Lake lend of the week!

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I think Oreillys is the only place that sells name brand Moogs, we aren't able to order them. I may be able to through one of our programs since I work the commercial side of Autozone. I don't work the counter anymore. I'll see is our APW program offers them when I'm at work tomorrow.
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I don't give a **** about lifetime warranty. The one thing I cheaped out on the axle build was ball joints. The driver side lifetime warranty Duralast crapped out with 200 miles on it (maybe even less?). Lifetime warranty doesn't mean anything if I have to replace it every 200 miles.

Anyway. /Rant.

I am looking at doing the ZJ tie rod and want the Moog parts. I want to replace the drag link TREs too while I'm at it.
I ended up with Duralast ZJ tie rod since Moog was out of stock. It's beef for sure, but only one side is greaseable and the side that does take grease at some point puked it out onto the brake rotor. my Jeep.

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I think Oreillys is the only place that sells name brand Moogs, we aren't able to order them. I may be able to through one of our programs since I work the commercial side of Autozone. I don't work the counter anymore. I'll see is our APW program offers them when I'm at work tomorrow.
I am trying to find good deals on loaded calipers for WJ swappy stuff. I know NAPA sells them but haven't checked out AZ. Not ready yet, but soon.

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Finished up the dubJ. Was a ***** the entire time. But after test driving it I must say, the WJ is a good foundation for a build!

I have this week off work. First week I have EVER had off work. Time to get things done around the house, get work done on the Jeep, and have a life for a minute. Plans forming to camp at Silver Lake lend of the week!
Camp where?

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I also installed some HID's in the truck
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Camp where?
State park. Not extreme adventure stuff, but time is short. Also bringing young buck, and probably one of Kelsey's friends, so easy is mo' better on this one. Need to make reservations tomorrow.

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I also installed some HID's in the truck
Naaaaw man! Now I'm going to have to burn your retinas up with the Hellas if I pass you on the road. I HATE HIDs in non-projector housings!

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State park. Not extreme adventure stuff, but time is short. Also bringing young buck, and probably one of Kelsey's friends, so easy is mo' better on this one. Need to make reservations tomorrow.
I'm looking for something to do next weekend. My 2005 has never seen the dunes.

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