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Forum: Build Threads 03-06-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 64,768
Posted By rang-a-stang
Sounds good, boss! I thought of bonding these...

Sounds good, boss! I thought of bonding these flares on, too but ultimately decided on bolts for replaceability. Plus, if I ever do come across a decent set of metal flares, maybe they can be welded...
Forum: Build Threads 03-05-2021, 12:53 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 64,768
Posted By rang-a-stang
That's a good measure. It helps with fuel...

That's a good measure. It helps with fuel economy, too! People say these things suck gas but how much gas have you put in your truck? Probably almost none in the last year! A year of ownership and...
Forum: Fuel Injection 03-04-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 28,362
Posted By rang-a-stang
Has it always done this or did it just start...

Has it always done this or did it just start doing this at some point?

In my rig (stock 79 tank, no baffles), I just added to my stock pickup. The original pickup feeds my fuel pump and the new 3/8"...
Forum: Fuel Injection 03-04-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 28,362
Posted By rang-a-stang
Has it always done this or did it just start...

Has it always done this or did it just start doing this at some point?

In my rig (stock 79 tank, no baffles), I just added to my stock pickup. The original pickup feeds my fuel pump and the new 3/8"...
Forum: Fuel Injection 03-04-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By rang-a-stang
They do sell used. Depending on what you have a...

They do sell used. Depending on what you have a few hundred bucks at least. Definitely worth more than just tossing it.

I see a good throttle body go for $50-$100. if it is a 454 throttle body, they...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-04-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By rang-a-stang
A sad but honorable Coast Guard day, the last 378 is getting ready for Decom

I know of at least 2 Coast Guard Veterans on here; and at least one of them served on a 378'.

USCGC Douglas Munro is transitioning to Decom status. She is the last of the 378's in service. In a day...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-04-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By rang-a-stang
So when trying to figure out the angle of the...

So when trying to figure out the angle of the track bar, is it the angle that is created by drawing a straight line between the 2 mounting points or the line that is down the middle of the longest,...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-04-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By rang-a-stang
I believe it was a 4 wheel alignment. Draglink...

I believe it was a 4 wheel alignment. Draglink and panhard are parallel to each other but not the ground. You may be on to something there. hmmm....

I do not believe there is a way to adjust caster....
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 03-03-2021, 09:09 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 52,406
Posted By rang-a-stang
Yes!!!! Crisis averted!! They look as good as...

Yes!!!! Crisis averted!! They look as good as before! If you do not mind me asking, how much $$ did this ordeal end up costing?
Forum: Build Threads 03-03-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 64,768
Posted By rang-a-stang
The wife was :mad: :mad: at the unexpected $180 I...

The wife was :mad: :mad: at the unexpected $180 I dumped on an alternator but it could have been sooo much worse. I'm super glad it happened where it did and not in the middle of the 405, or in one...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-03-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 536
Posted By rang-a-stang
Countdown starts. TStat will be removed on 22...

Countdown starts. TStat will be removed on 22 March.
Forum: Wanted 03-02-2021, 02:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By rang-a-stang
FACTS!!! This place is full of amazing people!...

FACTS!!! This place is full of amazing people! These folks humble me with their awesomeness!
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-01-2021, 11:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By rang-a-stang
Rock crawling CJ5 Suspension help/Advice

My brother has a pretty darn righteous CJ5 he bought a couple years ago. It is a REALLY nicely built rock crawling rig he bought used. Off road, it is AMAZING. On the road it is really sketchy. To...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-01-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By rang-a-stang
What is all that white stuff? is that flour? :D

What is all that white stuff? is that flour? :D
Forum: Build Threads 03-01-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 64,768
Posted By rang-a-stang
Thanks! I don't mind messing with the carbon...

Thanks!

I don't mind messing with the carbon can. I could remove it since I won't ever smog it again, but I like the idea of running it. I will add the Carbon Cannister Control solenoid back to my...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-01-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By rang-a-stang
Yes, but my response is more devilish than that....

Yes, but my response is more devilish than that. :D :D


See... I know when he gets it running/driving again, he will remember why he kept it, how fun it is, etc. then decide NOT to sell it. But if...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 03-01-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 495
Posted By rang-a-stang
Sometimes, these are hard to come by!!!

Sometimes, these are hard to come by!!!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-01-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By rang-a-stang
I vote for choice C: get it back on the road,...

I vote for choice C: get it back on the road, THEN sell it.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-27-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 45,718
Posted By rang-a-stang
Sounds good to me!! Your point about satin...

Sounds good to me!! Your point about satin paint/waxing is very true! Also, if it gets rubbed up against, it can get shiny spots that cannot be buffed out. I find Lucas slick mist works well on it...
Forum: For Sale: Parts and Pieces (To keep our rigs running) 02-26-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By rang-a-stang
Good to meet you today, Ben! Glad all those...

Good to meet you today, Ben! Glad all those seats/parts are going to a good home!
Forum: General Chit-Chat 02-26-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 495
Posted By rang-a-stang
EXACTLY!!! If I see another FSJ (whether I am in...

EXACTLY!!! If I see another FSJ (whether I am in my super turd or not) I freak the hell out, too!! I just think there are so few of them around any more and they are so unique.

I have a buddy that...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-25-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 179
Posted By rang-a-stang
Nope. Leave it. When I opened my heater box up,...

Nope. Leave it. When I opened my heater box up, there was a mouse house in there that was muy old. Caused no known problems other than the gross out part.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-25-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By rang-a-stang
SOMEBODY JUNKED THAT?!?!?! WTH!!! The interior is...

SOMEBODY JUNKED THAT?!?!?! WTH!!! The interior is nicer than my 2011 Pathfinder!!! It clearly has a lift and hardly any rust!!!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-25-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By rang-a-stang
I bought the Men_in_Black ABS door cards and had...

I bought the Men_in_Black ABS door cards and had my stock vinyls wrapped around them. If your vinyls are in decent shape, that can be re-used on new cards. If you order from MIB, you can have all...
Forum: For Sale: Complete Vehicles (Need not run, must be complete, no parting out) 02-25-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By rang-a-stang
That is pretty cool. I'm not a fan of the front...

That is pretty cool. I'm not a fan of the front bumper and the antler turn signal stock is :lol:

I hope he gets big bucks for it, though!
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