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Forum: Moab 06-25-2013, 03:51 PM
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Posted By blake5179
Moab Labor Day RR4W 2013

I just signed up for the Red Rock 4 wheelers Labor Day event August 31 to September 2. Anyone else planning on going?
http://www.rr4w.com/event-details.cfm?eventid=3
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 11-06-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,959
Posted By blake5179
Brainstorming on leaf spring suspension idea

I saw something like this a while back and I'm not sure about it. Wondered what you all would think of the idea.
Any input on why this idea would be good or bad is fine.

This idea would be worked...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 11-01-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By blake5179
Dang, if your Dingle Arm has failed you are in...

Dang, if your Dingle Arm has failed you are in bad shape. I would get that replaced right away. :D
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 10-02-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,219
Posted By blake5179
haha, yes that has been my Dad or brother or...

haha, yes that has been my Dad or brother or buddies job riding in the passenger seat, I always tell them to put their foot on the shifter. But when they get out to take a picture I have to drive...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 09-29-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,219
Posted By blake5179
Thanks for the input guys. Looks like there is...

Thanks for the input guys.

Looks like there is a master overhaul kit for $130ish.
And the Tera Low kit for $900ish.
Sure would be cool if the tera low kit came with the small rebuild parts too...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 09-27-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,219
Posted By blake5179
Yes it did it with the original stock single...

Yes it did it with the original stock single shifter and also did it with the twin sticks.
Tell me more about this pin you plan to make, would it just be something up on the shifter inside the cab...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 09-27-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,219
Posted By blake5179
Dana 20 T/C pops out of 4 LOW

So I have had my transfer case pop out of 4 Low a couple times on the trail now. It only seems to happen under a good load going up hill. Which is the worst time for the t/c to pop into neutral. I...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-26-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,349
Posted By blake5179
If you are up for an adventure, get a friend and...

If you are up for an adventure, get a friend and pack some tools and some spending cash and go get it and drive it back. But where I live, and I assume everywhere else, you have to call and add it to...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 09-25-2012, 04:08 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 16,526
Posted By blake5179
Very cool, I just picked up a set of barely used...

Very cool, I just picked up a set of barely used 36" TSL's that have been grooved like that.
Would like to hear how yours work for you.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-24-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,047
Posted By blake5179
You weren't joking first ride, the tires still...

You weren't joking first ride, the tires still have the stickers on them! Very cool rig. Looks and sounds like a ton of fun.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-21-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,573
Posted By blake5179
Start at the bottom picture and go up! haha The...

Start at the bottom picture and go up! haha
The next few steps in the process are hopefully going to be bringing it back to even better they ever.:thumbsup:
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-12-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,269
Posted By blake5179
Looks like a ton of fun. Only wheelies I have...

Looks like a ton of fun. Only wheelies I have ever done is at slow speeds coming up a climb and lift a front tire. :thumbsup:
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-12-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,111
Posted By blake5179
That is pretty cool stuff I haven't ever seen...

That is pretty cool stuff I haven't ever seen before.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-10-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,412
Posted By blake5179
Dang, I wonder if the PO was actually driving it...

Dang, I wonder if the PO was actually driving it around like that?
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 09-02-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 12,305
Posted By blake5179
Bigger tire footprint = better chance of getting...

Bigger tire footprint = better chance of getting traction on the trail

I would vote a nice 12.5" wide tire, not skinny and not super wide.

But if your going to be doing lots of street driving...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 08-29-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,951
Posted By blake5179
The fab work is looking really cool. Curious why...

The fab work is looking really cool.
Curious why you chose to do 1/4 eliptical instead of coils?
Is your wheel base shorter now or just the rear overhang going to be gone?
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 08-29-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,421
Posted By blake5179
Just curious about the Exploder rear springs, it...

Just curious about the Exploder rear springs, it looks like 1st and 2nd gen exploders would probably all have the same rear suspension ('91-'01)
Is that what these springs came from?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-27-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,098
Posted By blake5179
Very clean install, wish mine came out that...

Very clean install, wish mine came out that clean.
I see it matches your spare tire cover too, looks cool.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-27-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,126
Posted By blake5179
Looks like fun, and darn it you have to go...

Looks like fun, and darn it you have to go back.:thumbsup:
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-26-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,903
Posted By blake5179
"Well it was out with the Boobies and in...

"Well it was out with the Boobies and in with the Razor!"

Boobies is my favorite name but Razor is my favorite grille!
Looks great!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-26-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By blake5179
My 2 cents would be to remove the heat shield,...

My 2 cents would be to remove the heat shield, paint and seal up the area and then put the heat shield back in place. I wouldn't want to be cooking the carpet or putting down real thick insulation....
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 08-24-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,167
Posted By blake5179
Did some searching and found this option for...

Did some searching and found this option for longer brake hoses,
Fronts:
Stock '77 Cherokee 15.5" long
stock '76 Chevy K10 19.625" long with the same end fittings.

Rear:
stock '77 cherokee 14.875"...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 08-23-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By blake5179
Nice, that should keep your rear quarters out of...

Nice, that should keep your rear quarters out of the rocks. :thumbsup:
How much did you have to use the BFH? Did you just cut a triangle out of the floor and then weld it back togther?
You going to...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 08-21-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,167
Posted By blake5179
Your right, I know if I went with the cheaper...

Your right, I know if I went with the cheaper spring lift I would be kicking myself all the time out on the trail. I had a YJ a bunch of years ago and I did a spring over on it and I really loved...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-21-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,691
Posted By blake5179
Looks like you got a bunch of good used parts....

Looks like you got a bunch of good used parts. That bed looks 10 times better then what you started with.
Don't worry about the broken lug nuts/studs. They should only be a few bucks each at your...
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