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post #16 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 10:00 PM
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If I can back date this by a day or two, I installed my RK 3.5" SA kit w/ extended brake lines and 33 x 10.5 x 15 BFG A/Ts. I only have a couple crappy, dark pictures taken on Sunday night.

For reference, the 2 x 4 is 4 feet long.

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post #17 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 10:04 PM
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Originally Posted by BigWaylon
Is that the "after" shot?

if so...when you gonna spool it on straight?

I spooled it on with only 4' in front of the Jeep and just me holding it taut so I could get it on. I did wind it several times to get it straight...row by row, but the very end has a thick blue sleeve outer layer that slips and stretches out to about 5' in addition to the red abrasion guard. It all went on perfect underneath the last few wraps

That thicker blue sleeve gets caught on the hawse going in because it wasnt strecthed out causing it to bunch a little and get it all otta wack.

When I get out tomrorrow and can strecth it out Ill get it better I hope.

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post #18 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 10:14 PM
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Parked it in the back of the shop I work out of for a week of out of town work.

Before I left I did measure the from the transfer case to the rear u-joint as prescribed at TomWoods web site so I can order my SYE and shaft. They take the measurement and figure the shorter tailshaft of the sye, make a driveline to fit and ship it all in one package.

Maybe I can have it by next week
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post #19 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 10:48 PM
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I washed my Jeep today, it got a little dirty yesterday. http://img134.imageshack.us/img134/9554/mud6mh.jpg
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post #20 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 11:45 PM
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I arranged to get my fog lights for the front bumper!

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post #21 of 114453 Old 02-06-2006, 11:59 PM
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I pulled the rear end apart to regear this week. Because my pinion outer bearing is shot which f'd up my rear gears. Still can't get the pinion out, but I'm tired of banging on it. I'll get out the big hammer tomorrow.

(olllllo) '97 TJ with stuff...
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post #22 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 12:15 AM
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I looked at mine as I walked to my truck. But tomorrow it gets ripped into so that it can take on new gears (4.88's) and front and rear lockers (ARB's).
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post #23 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 12:21 AM
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Looked into ordering LoD bumpers and rocker guards.

Took off the fender flares and going to clean and paint them.

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Now that I have the garage... gotta fill it!
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post #24 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 12:26 AM
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Looked out the window and sighed....had to work

The above post is my opinion and I have no facts to prove it... :)~

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post #25 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 01:55 AM
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Nothing, but I went to help a friend of mine buy a fully loaded 04 Rubie with 36 Irocks on W.E. beadlocks Air rock and tons of other good things

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post #26 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 03:03 AM
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Installed Alloy USA shafts in the rear.

2007, 4 door, powered by a minivan engine, locked and riding on 35's.

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post #27 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 07:23 AM
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Ordered my lift kit.


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post #28 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 07:38 AM
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Got it muddy checking the fences and cows in a TN pasture.
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post #29 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 07:58 AM
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Ebay-ed a OEM soft top, for it, drove my dog around the neibrourhood...-with no top...
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post #30 of 114453 Old 02-07-2006, 09:06 AM
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got my soft top back on (hard top for sale BTW), changed oil, and thought a lot about future projects


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