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Old September 22nd, 2013, 06:11 PM   #2241
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I gotta get the ranger in the garage to start prepping for the looney run, but first I started by running some sea foam into the vacuum port to clean the intake and valves. Smoked really bad so it was dirty, bet my neighbors wondered what I did now.... Then cleaned the maf, that was filthy too. Gotta make a splash guard for my air filter yet. It does run smoother now.

Took it for a hot lap before I put it in the garage and got back with smoking rear brakes and a squeeking front spindle. So I yanked the the rear calipers to swap out for new ones, and pulled the front apart to check the wheel bearings, those are good so it must be a spindle bearing.

Also got a good start on my tube door install along with a getto door latch.... Gonna be sweet!
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 06:14 PM   #2242
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 06:16 PM   #2243
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Less than 2 weeks... Get er going!
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 06:50 PM   #2244
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I also need to replace my rag joint with something more compact, any ideas? I'm is rubbing my manifold sometimes. Think I need new motor mounts, but this has always been close.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 06:54 PM   #2245
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Full hyd..................


Build a new shaft and move it closer to the firewall?
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 07:09 PM   #2246
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Oh, and I went and looked at the steering, I agree with you john, but not in the next 2 weeks. I'm gonna wait on full hydro and wheel it as is for now... Maybe grind a little more off my manifold
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 07:12 PM   #2247
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Old September 23rd, 2013, 09:05 PM   #2248
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Rear brakes all fixed up, getting prepped to build a new spare drive shaft, and move my spare tire above the fuel cell and put my cooler where it is now.... All the cool kids are doing it.
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Old September 26th, 2013, 07:29 PM   #2249
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One week from right now and we will be night wheeling Loonie.... You ready???:)
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Old September 26th, 2013, 07:47 PM   #2250
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Old September 26th, 2013, 07:55 PM   #2251
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:07 PM   #2252
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:15 PM   #2253
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:20 PM   #2254
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Ready enough! Let's go!
OK I can pull a trailer behind my semi.pick u up Monday.
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:22 PM   #2255
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:23 PM   #2256
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Just have to throw the tires on the front end and I'm ready to wheel...
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Old September 26th, 2013, 08:52 PM   #2257
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Boy I wish...
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Old September 30th, 2013, 08:42 PM   #2258
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Ok, brakes fixed again, no more smoke screen! Air box/splash guard made.... Went 60 down the road and it only death wobbled when I let off.... I'm ready!
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Old September 30th, 2013, 08:46 PM   #2259
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No problems yet with the shackles


Got a new 13.5" led light bar

Who's bar?
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Old September 30th, 2013, 08:52 PM   #2260
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Lifetime led, 13.5"

So far I'm impressed with the quality and light, let you know more after next week.
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