Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > Rig Builds and Pics
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

Rig Builds and Pics Introduce your rig or post a buildup here.







Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old February 28th, 2012, 11:51 AM   #321
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 3,859
iTrader: (51)
Threw some more caster at it (to 7 from 4), and switched to a shorter pitman arm last night. I'll build a longer draglink tonight and take it for another drive. I had to change out one of my rubber brakelines as It got crushed somewhere along its journey. All buttoned up now tho.

Rear axle is making noise when I let off the throttle from 30mph+, I'm thinking I didn't get the pinion nut tight enough, or I need another shim or 2 under the pinion support. Noise goes away as soon as I tip into it, kinda wierd.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 11:57 AM   #322
fullthrottle
2013 King of da Moustache
 
fullthrottle's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-17-05
Location: flint
Posts: 1,904
iTrader: (40)
Send a message via AIM to fullthrottle
looks great Scott glad you've got her done!
fullthrottle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:05 PM   #323
bigbchevy
missmrgreenagain
 
bigbchevy's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-15-07
Location: fenton /hartland mi
Posts: 17,465
iTrader: (155)
I have more shims or u do lol
__________________
H.o.r.e
(mr.green)So you are calling CC a liar?? Not a nice way to treat your bitch.
tube bending and gear installs pm me for info! gears installed for $150 and up per axle.
bigbchevy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:34 PM   #324
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,707
iTrader: (42)
i have a bunch of 14 bolt shims also
__________________
one of Michigans 99% er club.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 12:53 PM   #325
kickstand
sHaMoNe!
 
kickstand's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-20-06
Location: fenton
Posts: 30,106
iTrader: (46)
Looks good scott, are you going to part it out soon? I would be interested in the 8 ball gussets.

seriously looks good, I like clean and simple.
kickstand is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 08:06 PM   #326
liv2mx
i like jungle gym's.
 
liv2mx's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-10-05
Location: silver lake
Posts: 11,134
iTrader: (4)
looks good scott. can't believe your going to actually be wheeling again. dont roll this one off any cliffs now.
liv2mx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2012, 09:18 PM   #327
1 ton tj on 40's
Senior Member
 
1 ton tj on 40's's Avatar
 
Join Date: 01-20-12
Location: not sure
Posts: 3,592
iTrader: (13)
looks nice. me or ryan will have to get a hold of you on my jeep. i have to help out my bro frist.
1 ton tj on 40's is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 1st, 2012, 10:53 AM   #328
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 3,859
iTrader: (51)
Josh, I tried to text you yesterday but ended up having a nice long discussion with Trailjunkie.... the only Josh I had saved on my phone. Oops.

Get a hold of me, I can come get your Jeep whenever.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 1st, 2012, 11:09 AM   #329
bigbchevy
missmrgreenagain
 
bigbchevy's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-15-07
Location: fenton /hartland mi
Posts: 17,465
iTrader: (155)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Strangler View Post
Josh, I tried to text you yesterday but ended up having a nice long discussion with Trailjunkie.... the only Josh I had saved on my phone. Oops.

Get a hold of me, I can come get your Jeep whenever.
Lets do this
__________________
H.o.r.e
(mr.green)So you are calling CC a liar?? Not a nice way to treat your bitch.
tube bending and gear installs pm me for info! gears installed for $150 and up per axle.
bigbchevy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old March 1st, 2012, 11:10 AM   #330
Eric04
Senior Member
 
Join Date: 11-18-05
Location: Mt Morris
Posts: 1,154
iTrader: (9)
move the passenger seat back some as well josh haha
Eric04 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 11th, 2012, 09:17 PM   #331
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 3,859
iTrader: (51)
<------ = Sad Panda

Trans went kableweyblammo.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 11th, 2012, 09:29 PM   #332
chevotass
Senior Member
 
chevotass's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-02-06
Location: goodrich
Posts: 6,048
iTrader: (21)
Send a message via AIM to chevotass
was this my trans? if so i feel bad as it worked good for me. i will make it right cubby. just give me a call
chevotass is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 11th, 2012, 09:38 PM   #333
JohnnyJ
Low Range Drifter
 
JohnnyJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-05
Location: Hartland, MI
Posts: 5,926
iTrader: (37)
Bummer. You have the technology to build it faster, bigger, stronger.
__________________
Neither Skinny Nor Pretty DEAK Racing 4517 Ultra 4 Mod Class Rig
Barn sale! Check out what's left!
Surviving Project Car Hell - We have all been there
JohnnyJ is online now   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 06:09 AM   #334
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 3,859
iTrader: (51)
Yes Nick it was yours, but I had gone thru it with a very reputable trans builder and threw all the good parts at it. It hasn't really even been used yet, just test drives trying to sort out the steering and such. 1-2 shift felt soft, then all shifts felt soft, now a 10 mile run down the highway netted trans temps of 290* and AFT EVERY-FRICKIN-WHERE and I can make it slip with a strong tip-in. Its coming out.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 08:48 AM   #335
Skooter_Built
Fuck talk, Duck walk!
 
Skooter_Built's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Whitelake, MI
Posts: 14,293
iTrader: (26)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Strangler View Post
Yes Nick it was yours, but I had gone thru it with a very reputable trans builder and threw all the good parts at it. It hasn't really even been used yet, just test drives trying to sort out the steering and such. 1-2 shift felt soft, then all shifts felt soft, now a 10 mile run down the highway netted trans temps of 290* and AFT EVERY-FRICKIN-WHERE and I can make it slip with a strong tip-in. Its coming out.
Bummer Scott
__________________
I'm the man in White.

If you want peace, prepare for war!

Forgiveness is between them and God. It's my job to arrange the meeting.
Skooter_Built is online now   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 08:57 AM   #336
Tranny Tom
Switcheroo
 
Tranny Tom's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-13-06
Location: Southfield
Posts: 3,723
iTrader: (55)
Did you have the tv cable set properly? It sounds like you didn't have enough throttle pressure which will burn up a 700r4 quick.
Tranny Tom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 09:06 AM   #337
bigbchevy
missmrgreenagain
 
bigbchevy's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-15-07
Location: fenton /hartland mi
Posts: 17,465
iTrader: (155)
Gay scott
__________________
H.o.r.e
(mr.green)So you are calling CC a liar?? Not a nice way to treat your bitch.
tube bending and gear installs pm me for info! gears installed for $150 and up per axle.
bigbchevy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 10:28 AM   #338
High Center Hancho
rack tap re-rack click
 
High Center Hancho's Avatar
 
Join Date: 07-10-07
Location: Genesee County
Posts: 12,399
iTrader: (40)
Quote:
Originally Posted by chevotass View Post
was this my trans? if so i feel bad as it worked good for me. i will make it right cubby. just give me a call
High Center Hancho is online now   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 10:51 AM   #339
ScOoTeR
GLFWDA Member #07520
 
ScOoTeR's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 21,222
iTrader: (35)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Strangler View Post
Yes Nick it was yours, but I had gone thru it with a very reputable trans builder and threw all the good parts at it. It hasn't really even been used yet, just test drives trying to sort out the steering and such. 1-2 shift felt soft, then all shifts felt soft, now a 10 mile run down the highway netted trans temps of 290* and AFT EVERY-FRICKIN-WHERE and I can make it slip with a strong tip-in. Its coming out.
Was this the source of your driveline problem, or just one more added to the list?

ScOoTeR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 12th, 2012, 11:14 AM   #340
Strangler
Senior Member
 
Strangler's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-12-05
Location: Howell
Posts: 3,859
iTrader: (51)
Seperate issue. Driveline noise was a bad carrier straddle bearing in the housing I used.
Strangler is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > Rig Builds and Pics
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:26 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.16620 seconds with 52 queries