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Old December 8th, 2011, 12:33 PM   #21
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Its not TTB.
I edited it the same time you posted

But your keeping the IFS correct? Or are you doing a radius arm and a D44?
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Old December 8th, 2011, 12:35 PM   #22
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I ment v6 or v8. hmm have to see how my rims and tires fit. Just ordered a set of soft 8s with 4" bs. I have 33x12.50 duratracs, guess if worst case sell those and find some 33x10.5s.

Tcase is in, just need to put fluid in and and buy a conversion joint for the front shaft. Then I get to gut the interior to install the shifter at a later date. I am missing a piece to the linkage. Its ordered from Ford, should have it Monday.

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Old December 8th, 2011, 12:36 PM   #23
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But your keeping the IFS correct? Or are you doing a radius arm and a D44?
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For now keeping the IFS. My wifes explorer is gonna keep the same treatment.

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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:08 PM   #24
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Need to trim the side steps in the front and relocate the rear bumper.



Need to install the shifter for the transfer case, then that is done. Better pics tomorrow.

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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:43 PM   #25
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im surprised at the size difference considering how little was really done to it
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Old December 9th, 2011, 08:47 PM   #26
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F150 Transfer case $100
Expedition Rear shaft $50
Expedition Front Shaft $30
Conversion Joint $14
Body Lift Pucks free (thanks randy)
Body Lift Hardware $20
Shackles $40
Torsion Twist free
Alignment cams $40
Alignment free
Soft 8 rims $210
Duratracs $705

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Old December 9th, 2011, 09:03 PM   #27
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Looks great John....can't wait to do similiar to mine
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Old December 10th, 2011, 09:37 AM   #28
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Old December 10th, 2011, 10:02 AM   #29
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Looks good. Time to bring it to the rocks. LOL
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Old December 10th, 2011, 10:08 AM   #30
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Old December 10th, 2011, 10:10 AM   #31
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I like it. When we gonna go break it in?
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looks great!
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Old December 10th, 2011, 12:56 PM   #33
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Old December 11th, 2011, 06:35 AM   #34
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Nice, Looks Good !
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Saw it in person, looks sweet. I think I want one.
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Old December 14th, 2011, 09:35 AM   #36
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Stopping by ford today to get a piece of the tcase shift linkage so I can get that installed and finished. Also gonna get the cruise control recall done so the truck doesn't catch fire and burn

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What a gey ass build. Where are your seat covers?
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Worked on the shifter install tonight...







Need to find the "right" shifter boot, then it'll be all set.

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Looks good

Is that a live front axle, always locked in?
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