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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:00 PM   #88201
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Anybody know if metalcloak has free shipping today?

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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:04 PM   #88202
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Fixed her Brakes.


Rear drum adjuster took a crap. Which let the wheel cylinder blow out.
Which gave me a mushy brake pedal to the floor on the highway type situation.
No brakes at all, and 60miles from home.




However today I did learn how to install drum brakes
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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:15 PM   #88203
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I posted it on Craigslist, never thought I would say that. http://racine.craigslist.org/cto/4040323264.html
$16,000?? damn!
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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:25 PM   #88204
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$16,000?? damn!
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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:42 PM   #88205
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Worked on the jeep today or the third day in a row. Still not happy with the suspension. Today I swapped my old springs and BB for some V8 ZJ coils... Still not level. Need another inch.

Who makes a 1 or 1.5" spacer?
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Unread 09-02-2013, 09:51 PM   #88206
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Who makes a 1 or 1.5" spacer?
http://www.rokmen.com/tj-lj-coil-spr...g-spacers.html
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Unread 09-02-2013, 10:22 PM   #88207
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Unread 09-02-2013, 11:11 PM   #88208
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$16,000?? damn!
2005, auto, 80,000mi...seems about right to me. He'd have no problem getting that down here.
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Unread 09-02-2013, 11:12 PM   #88209
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Just ordered a track bar relocation bracket as well for the rear.
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Unread 09-02-2013, 11:34 PM   #88210
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2005, auto, 80,000mi...seems about right to me. He'd have no problem getting that down here.
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Unread 09-03-2013, 12:40 AM   #88211
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Took it for its inaugural run after installing an SYE and adjustable uppers this weekend. It did well but I noticed I had less flex than before. Crawled under to make sure everything was in good order and realized that I need an angled track bar bracket now... I'm amazed I didn't run across the need for this during my research on SYE installs (and kind of surprised I didn't see it while rotating the pinion). Of course now that I am running into binding issues I have found several threads on the subject. Oh well, live and learn I guess.

2002 TJ, 2.5L, 4" lift, 33" dunlop mud rovers, savvy upper control arms, aa sye, tom woods rear ds, xrc8 winch, aussie locked d30, a-z fabrication ww2ww sliders, mv-50 compressor, SirGcal sub box
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Unread 09-03-2013, 12:47 AM   #88212
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2005, auto, 80,000mi...seems about right to me. He'd have no problem getting that down here.
You can get a nice rubicon with the same amount of miles or less for 16k around me.

Back on topic though, ordered some centric brake calipers, pads, and rotors.
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Unread 09-03-2013, 05:54 AM   #88213
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Took it for its inaugural run after installing an SYE and adjustable uppers this weekend. It did well but I noticed I had less flex than before. Crawled under to make sure everything was in good order and realized that I need an angled track bar bracket now... I'm amazed I didn't run across the need for this during my research on SYE installs (and kind of surprised I didn't see it while rotating the pinion). Of course now that I am running into binding issues I have found several threads on the subject. Oh well, live and learn I guess.

2002 TJ, 2.5L, 4" lift, 33" dunlop mud rovers, savvy upper control arms, aa sye, tom woods rear ds, xrc8 winch, aussie locked d30, a-z fabrication ww2ww sliders, mv-50 compressor, SirGcal sub box
That has to be one of the most annoying signatures ever.

Sent from my phone where grammar isn't easy.
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Unread 09-03-2013, 06:12 AM   #88214
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Installed new Rugged Ridge Seat covers, painted the roll bar pads black. Lookin' sharp inside!
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Unread 09-03-2013, 06:37 AM   #88215
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Just enjoyed my new tires. So grippy.

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