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Old December 15th, 2013, 03:29 PM   #501
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Seriously Kyle... I wish I had the skillz you have. Nice work as always...

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Old December 15th, 2013, 06:18 PM   #502
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Pic of the top, hard to see it in the other pics
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Old December 15th, 2013, 06:22 PM   #503
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Looks great! Most of the bumpers that I looked at or found stuck out way to far in the rear. This fits good, nice Kyle!

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Old December 15th, 2013, 06:31 PM   #504
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I didn't want it bigger than factory, I actually wanted it shorter, but the receiver and the gas tank didn't want to play together. I'm pretty happy with how it turned out.
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Old December 15th, 2013, 06:35 PM   #505
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Can you tie the corner of the bumper where the exo attaches, to the frame? A good hit in that corner will bend the tube into the body.
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Old December 15th, 2013, 06:46 PM   #506
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I can, but I didn't like it. That is why I doubled up on the bumper. Maybe after he 4 links it and I know the axle placement I can add more to it.
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Old December 15th, 2013, 09:34 PM   #507
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Love that bumper, is that a metrofab 1 off?
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Old December 16th, 2013, 04:39 AM   #508
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Old December 16th, 2013, 04:54 AM   #509
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Kyle ur giving me so many ideas for Dad's new build

Great work, P.S. sorry I didn't get a chance to stop yesterday I was so tired from plowing with Randy I made Megan drive
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Old December 16th, 2013, 08:39 AM   #510
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Old December 16th, 2013, 09:05 AM   #511
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Looking Good !

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Old December 16th, 2013, 09:46 AM   #512
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It doesn't officially look good until TVJunkie says it looks good.
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Old December 17th, 2013, 02:10 PM   #513
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It doesn't officially look good until TVJunkie says it looks good.
You should log out, then log back in as him, then give it your, uh, his blessing....I'm sure it will look ok, just he do it better.
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Old December 18th, 2013, 07:19 PM   #514
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Awesome work! Keep at it!
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Old December 20th, 2013, 09:39 PM   #515
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Out with the old 2.9 and in with the newer improved 4.0..woot.
Mechanically installed tonight.
Work on tying both harnesses together tomorrow. .

Old engine. ...coolant looked more like MUD..hmm must

New 4.0...:)
So far it has been a bolt in swap...no issues.
The 2 Harnesses However Are Very Different.
May need an all data wire schematic.
Do what I can tomorrow, if not...will get an all data schematic Monday.
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Looks great! :thumbup:

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Old December 20th, 2013, 09:48 PM   #517
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Btw did I say this thing looks MEAN in person! .
Love the stance, looks like a line backer! Short wide and tough. .


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Old December 26th, 2013, 05:18 PM   #518
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have you gotten anywhere on the wiring? I did a 4.0 swap on a b2 a couple years ago. what year is the 4.0 from?
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have you gotten anywhere on the wiring? I did a 4.0 swap on a b2 a couple years ago. what year is the 4.0 from?
Believe it's a 93, and the b2 is an 88. I'm having fun tying the 2 together without having the dash from the 93 ranger.
I have to cut the 93 bulkhead all apart, eliminate the unnecessary wires.
It's getting mechanical Guages, but I still need to make sure the computer gets signal from the factory sensors.
Finally got my side work removed from the barn so I can actually put some time on this bad boy.;)

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