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Old January 4th, 2012, 06:24 AM   #101
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Old January 4th, 2012, 07:25 AM   #102
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got high steer arms, located waggy springs, shocks, shackles....work to start soon
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Old January 4th, 2012, 04:09 PM   #103
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R&V new years run report,well after inspection...

10 mins in i almost rolled it over on the drivers side. no damage though

I slid down stump hill only to find trail junkie at the bottom with a blown bead, i rear ended him HARD. (glad nobody got hurt) front bumper is bent but frame rails are ok later in the day i flipped my shackles back on the front axle and pushed the front axle back far and hard enough for the driveshaft to break the t-case off the trans. the new years run was going to be the last before upgrade time. so let the surgery begin.
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Old January 4th, 2012, 04:16 PM   #104
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Old January 4th, 2012, 04:50 PM   #105
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Old January 4th, 2012, 04:56 PM   #106
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You put all your build money in a strippers g string didn't you?
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Old January 4th, 2012, 05:10 PM   #107
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You should add a rear bumper to the build list, they absorb impact.
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Old January 4th, 2012, 05:14 PM   #108
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You should add a rear bumper to the build list, they absorb impact.
As hard as he hit, it would just be one more thing for meto replace...
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Old January 4th, 2012, 05:42 PM   #109
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i have a (half assed) rear bumper. but it will be replaced so i have rear pull points, as of now i have none
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Old January 4th, 2012, 07:33 PM   #110
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Its bad when your transfer case is hanging like this, right?



Couple of bolts broke, couple are awol, and a couple broke out of the aluminum casting
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Old January 4th, 2012, 08:23 PM   #111
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Perfectly normal imo.
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Old January 4th, 2012, 09:01 PM   #112
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Couple of bolts broke, couple are awol, and a couple broke out of the aluminum casting
Isn't that kinda like when you bought it? It just returned to its original form
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Old January 4th, 2012, 09:23 PM   #113
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Old January 4th, 2012, 10:13 PM   #114
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Old January 4th, 2012, 11:32 PM   #115
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that is very normal for a yj



mine did it too
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Old January 5th, 2012, 07:35 PM   #116
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Ready for a new motor and trans yet?
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Old January 5th, 2012, 08:52 PM   #117
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Old January 16th, 2012, 08:40 PM   #118
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It's been 11 days with no progress report.

What's ya workin on?
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Old January 16th, 2012, 09:25 PM   #119
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Axles being built now
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