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Unread 12-31-2013, 11:11 AM   #331
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Thanks for the reply. Are you running any kind of computer chip? or is it just the re-gearing that helped out.

I'm getting 13-14 right now. I have a 2.5" lift with 33". no extra heavy stuff either. I am just trying to improve it before I drive across country into north east Canada.
No chip, just the aev procal and the gears. Bumper doesn't weigh that much so it's not a huge difference in weight.

Depend on how you drive too and where you drive

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Unread 12-31-2013, 11:47 AM   #332
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looks great man! loving the bumper
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Unread 12-31-2013, 02:57 PM   #333
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looks great man! loving the bumper
Thanks man!
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Unread 01-01-2014, 05:43 PM   #334
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Traded my RC car for a brand new winch today. Smittybilt XRC8 w/ steel cable. Im ok with that



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Unread 01-01-2014, 07:48 PM   #335
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sweet deal!
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Unread 01-01-2014, 11:15 PM   #336
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sweet deal!
I know right? Got pretty lucky on this one. Another guy actually wanted to trade the same winch, and an optima yellow top battery for the rc. But his **** was way more beat up than this guys haha. Cant wait to test it out! Going up wheeling this saturday
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Unread 01-02-2014, 11:20 PM   #337
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You should go to warn off of 212 and see if they have that fairlead
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You should go to warn off of 212 and see if they have that fairlead
I might stop by after work and see. Is it close in town? I bet they have one.
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Unread 01-03-2014, 09:46 AM   #339
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Looking great man sweet deal too
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Unread 01-03-2014, 11:47 AM   #340
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I might stop by after work and see. Is it close in town? I bet they have one.
about 5 mins from my house
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Received my Warn Cast Iron Hawse Fairlead for my steel cable line. Sucker is heavy! Well made product.



Also used my christmas present today working on the air filter and throttle body cleaning. Its an LED light and can rotate 360 degrees and pivot. Makes for a good hood light!



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Unread 01-06-2014, 10:11 PM   #342
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looks good, notice any difference with the clean throttle?
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looks good, notice any difference with the clean throttle?
Maybe a little bit. It didnt really idle rough or anything, but im sure others with more miles would notice it alot. I also changed my air filter for the first time with a K&N reusable filter. The old one was like a shop vac filter, very dusty. Im sure that there is a little bit better gains, but nothing by what I can feel. I just feel better knowing that it is cleaned up alot!
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Unread 01-06-2014, 10:21 PM   #344
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i would strongly recommend to put the k and n on right. oil correctly and dry for 24 hours i think it is. other than that good to hear
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i would strongly recommend to put the k and n on right. oil correctly and dry for 24 hours i think it is. other than that good to hear
On right? Did I forget something?
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