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Old January 22nd, 2008, 08:03 PM   #141
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Hmmmm... Looks cold...
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 05:04 AM   #142
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The wheels are finally done. I actually rolled it tonight.

I still have the rear axle to redo, but it's looking like mid-next week.
rolled not drove,,,,, that thing is tall
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 08:23 AM   #143
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Don't get it done to fast. You might actually have to wheel!
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 05:37 PM   #144
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Hahah.. Thats how rumors get started...
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 06:39 PM   #145
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that things got a 4.7 V8 ? I hope to GOD you never have to do head gaskets on it :tonka: they're a bitch
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 07:06 PM   #146
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that things got a 4.7 V8 ? I hope to GOD you never have to do head gaskets on it :tonka: they're a bitch
I'm fixing my sig now.
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Old January 23rd, 2008, 08:12 PM   #147
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Pics of U-bolt elems installed. Pleassssssseeeee
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Old January 24th, 2008, 07:04 PM   #148
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Pics of U-bolt elems installed. Pleassssssseeeee
Sunday ... I'm serious this time. It has to be driveable next week.
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Old January 24th, 2008, 07:53 PM   #149
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oh ok. in that case. Sweeeeeeeeeeeeet !
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Old January 24th, 2008, 08:02 PM   #150
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lookin' good. I like the wheels. I'm not gonna lie it looks wider than mine.....
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Old January 24th, 2008, 08:26 PM   #151
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:chiefwoohaw::chiefwoohaw::chiefwoohaw:


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You know you'll be wrenchin thursday night in west branch,,, ya thursday the 14th.
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Old January 25th, 2008, 06:02 AM   #152
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lookin' good. I like the wheels. I'm not gonna lie it looks wider than mine.....
I wanted to be a little more stable when perpendicular on hill climbs. I seem to have the same problem you do. My XJ gets tired and wants to lie on on it's side. :tonka:



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You know you'll be wrenchin thursday night in west branch,,, ya thursday the 14th.
You're probably right ... I just won't feel right if I'm not rushing to get it on the trailer last minute.
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Old January 28th, 2008, 01:17 AM   #153
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Well Rocky, I finally got the UBE's installed:

Added 1.25" solid stock for a block and 5/8 x 6" bolts.




All done ... nothing hangs below.




Stance looks more stable now.
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Old January 28th, 2008, 07:59 PM   #154
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Old January 28th, 2008, 08:34 PM   #155
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Sweet. Hopefully I'll see it in action this weekend.
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Old January 28th, 2008, 09:09 PM   #156
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Old January 28th, 2008, 10:44 PM   #157
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are you running leafs from a 1 ton truck as well ?? holy crap !
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Old January 28th, 2008, 11:43 PM   #158
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those leaf packs are huge
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are you running leafs from a 1 ton truck as well ?? holy crap !
no kidding....10 leaves if I counted right.....is it going to flex back there Ryan?
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Old January 29th, 2008, 06:09 AM   #160
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