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post #17851 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 01:03 PM
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Changed the Oil. Lubed the front end. Tightened the bolt to from the exhaust manifold to the downpipe to eliminate a leak. Seafoamed it! LOTS of smoke, and now it's running GREAT!


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post #17852 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 01:33 PM
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A few things over the last few days. http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/bruno-s-lapis-blue-build-740464/

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post #17853 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 01:46 PM
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changed oil took off my front sway bar
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post #17854 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 01:53 PM
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changed oil took off my front sway bar
You may not want to do that for driving on the street. Get or make your self some quick disconnects, having no front bar will make it sway a lot with out it and makes it easier to lose control when driving.

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post #17855 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 02:07 PM
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Put the rear upper & lower control arms in today. Still working on the rear upper shock mount bolts, broke both off. I was able to cut an punch one factory bolt yesterday, the other is more of a challenge but I'll get it. I'll measure so I can get the XJ CV shaft shortened this week. Need to put the new track bars and drag link/TR on yet. I'll be ready for some fun once that's done.
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post #17856 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 04:17 PM
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Took off stock sidesteps and the little flare pieces on the front, Blackend my headlight bezels, repainted my Flares and Mirrors, removed the sad looking Visors and got the two milk jugs off my back bumper.

Drove a bit with the soft uppers off and took it to a car wash and let my 6 year old daughter go to town with the sprayer, the wet ride home was well worth the laughter.
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Called the last wheel and tire company i could think of and found out that they sold the rims im after and have been after for over 2months 1 min. before i called....Great day!
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Put gas in her and rolled the back window up and side windows down and went for a ride...
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Put on some rubicon flares. Look good but make my tires look smaller

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post #17860 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 05:16 PM
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found out that no one has the wheels i want in stock for about a month, thats fun.

My mind tells me this is terrible idea, my friends tell me if i hit it fast enough, it will be the best idea ever!

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Last night finished my 4'' RC kit.. took it today to Sears for an alignment. Life is goooooood!

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post #17862 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 06:01 PM
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Started my frame restoration project. Did the passenger side rear to just in front of the door and my t-case skid.
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Calling for rain tonight and tomorrow, I'll finish it up next dry day I get.

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post #17863 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 06:01 PM
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I added an alien jesus to my center console. I drilled a hole into the bottom of the craft he came in. Added an LED with resistor. Then connected it to the factory light switch. Super glued the whole kit to the airbag switch plate.
ok i like it, but i has to be the weirdest mod i have ever seen. props for originality.


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post #17864 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 06:36 PM
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Pulled the drain plugs to empty out all the rain water. Then I cleaned out the interior!

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post #17865 of 109711 Old 03-28-2009, 06:44 PM
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Started my frame restoration project. Did the passenger side rear to just in front of the door and my t-case skid.
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Calling for rain tonight and tomorrow, I'll finish it up next dry day I get.
Looks good. So what are you using for the frame and how did you take the plastic inner fender out?

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