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Old March 17th, 2010, 11:03 PM   #101
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finally got my new wheels and tires and got them mounted. also blew my 8.25 apart so now i have a 8.8 from a explorer waiting to go in after i re gear it and get a ls or locker for it.
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Old March 17th, 2010, 11:24 PM   #102
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looks sweet!
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Old March 18th, 2010, 04:55 PM   #103
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thanks. picking up 4.56 gears and a ls for the 8.8 this weekend.
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Old March 19th, 2010, 04:00 PM   #104
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should be fun with the new meats
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Old March 19th, 2010, 04:18 PM   #105
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i like it!! gotta love those 2 door's too
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Old March 19th, 2010, 07:00 PM   #106
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New wheels and tires look good CJ.
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Old May 29th, 2010, 09:07 AM   #107
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finally got around to starting my 8.8 swap. its 75% done axle is in. needs shock mounts and the brake lines ran. and final coat of paint. also opened up my rear wheel wells some more.
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Old May 29th, 2010, 09:08 AM   #108
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future plans are 4 link the rear and im picking up a hp 44 and a 9 inch tomorrow.

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Old August 9th, 2010, 07:23 AM   #109
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hp 44 and 9 in are getting picked up tomorrow
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Old August 10th, 2010, 10:29 PM   #110
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got my d44 and 9 inch today. :) tore the d44 down for a re build.
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Old August 15th, 2010, 10:18 PM   #111
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got the 9 inch in and started on the front. had the old axle out in about an hour took a little time cleaned every thing up then measured everything and cut the old bent axle up. should be ready to go back in by Thursday.

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Old August 16th, 2010, 05:14 AM   #112
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Nice progress!
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Old August 16th, 2010, 07:01 AM   #113
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looks good i got my 44/8.8 combo in a few weeks ago so far i love them.. also for quick refrence the coil buckets are around 36" apart measuring center to center
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Old August 16th, 2010, 07:29 AM   #114
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Yeah i already have them marked and everything is measured. Just needs to be leveled and welded in.
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Old August 22nd, 2010, 11:30 PM   #115
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friday night after i took my dads bronco to back to the bricks i came home and welded the mounts and every thing all up. and today i threw some paint on the housing changed 1 set of ball joints need to finish the other side now. and got it under my jeep still needs to be tightened down and adjusted right but its almost there.
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Old August 23rd, 2010, 06:28 AM   #116
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Good job.
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Old August 23rd, 2010, 10:32 AM   #117
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Old August 23rd, 2010, 06:09 PM   #118
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looking good keep it up.
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Old August 24th, 2010, 11:56 AM   #119
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thanks picking up some bigger front coils some time this week need brake pads diff lube tires and a nes yoke for the d44 and i will be all set to go wheeling
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Old August 24th, 2010, 04:33 PM   #120
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new tires didn't ya just buy some lol (Just Emtpy Every Pocket)
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