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Forum: Moab 02-10-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,788
Posted By Mistifire
Ok, we have the 12th-16th reserved at the...

Ok, we have the 12th-16th reserved at the Canyonlands Campground across the street from the Big Horn. So we are going.:thumbsup:
Forum: Moab 02-07-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,788
Posted By Mistifire
Whats the plan for Sunday? We are going to call...

Whats the plan for Sunday? We are going to call the RV park tonight and make reservations, but wanted to know when everyone is leaving on Sunday so we know if we will need to get Sunday night too.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-14-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,558
Posted By Mistifire
Oh good, so I'm not the only one that thinks this...

Oh good, so I'm not the only one that thinks this way... Dustin's Jeep has some jealousy issues.

When I first tried to drive the Wagoneer it would give me trouble starting it but would start right...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-26-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Thanks Tigger, When we started adjusting the...

Thanks Tigger, When we started adjusting the timing and idle Dustin noticed that the vacuum advance was not working, so we replaced that and then the heater core started to leak.

We could have...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-21-2010, 01:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Got the tranny all put back together and...

Got the tranny all put back together and installed back in the Jeep, have a few more bolts to tighten up but it has to wait until morning so we can see what we are doing.

We will see how it goes...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-20-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
We got everything put back together and started...

We got everything put back together and started up the engine. Once we had everything adjusted right it ran perfectly!

We finished the break in instructions for the cam and moved it back and forth...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-17-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Nope it was surprisingly clean, just a few pieces...

Nope it was surprisingly clean, just a few pieces of RTV stuck in the screen.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-17-2010, 02:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
We got the cam, lifters and valve springs...

We got the cam, lifters and valve springs delivered last Friday the 9th,
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Engine%20-%20Transmission%20Rebuild/100_6632.jpg
and Saturday we went...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-07-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
I will have to check there, apparently they don't...

I will have to check there, apparently they don't sell very much of it and they are discontinuing Buick red. Through my search I have a few item numbers for reds that are close, but places online...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-06-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
We got some more new stuff today. Timing chain,...

We got some more new stuff today.
Timing chain, Pushrods, valleypan gasket, and Lube:thumbsup:
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Engine%20-%20Transmission%20Rebuild/100_6584.jpg
Forum: Ouray FSJ Invasion 07-04-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 48,140
Posted By Mistifire
Finally got the build thread started. Find it...

Finally got the build thread started.
Find it here
http://www.ifsja.org/forums/vb/showthread.php?t=124450
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-04-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Took the engine to the machine shop, got the...

Took the engine to the machine shop, got the cylinders honed, new cam bearings put in, the crank turned .0010, new piston rings and bearings, new main / rod bearings, a gasket set, and a chemical...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-04-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Lifters are pretty worn, most are dished and...

Lifters are pretty worn, most are dished and pitted.
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Engine%20-%20Transmission%20Rebuild/100_6559.jpg

Pulled the cam out and it is more than a...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-04-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,371
Posted By Mistifire
Buick 350 / TH400 Rebuild

The goal is to finish the rebuild before Ouray on the 19th. Cross your fingers!

The engine was ticking louder than the exhaust on the freeway, and there was black metallic gunk in the transmission...
Forum: Ouray FSJ Invasion 06-12-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 48,140
Posted By Mistifire
Thanks, no promises yet though, we are going to...

Thanks, no promises yet though, we are going to rebuild the engine and transmission before the trip so it depends on if we can get everything done in time.

Maybe I will start a progress thread, with...
Forum: Ouray FSJ Invasion 06-11-2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 48,140
Posted By Mistifire
I know its getting to be short notice, but would...

I know its getting to be short notice, but would there be a place for us in a tent to share a camp spot for the week?

Dustin's job wants him to do a BUNCH of over time, so before he agrees he is...
Forum: Moab 04-13-2009, 09:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 633
Posted By Mistifire
See You There!

Loading the jeep on the dolly now, we will be leaving shortly. We will stop at Dustin's parents to pick up his sister, stay the night there and be in Moab tomorrow.


See you soon! :fsj: Drive...
Forum: Moab 04-10-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 14,968
Posted By Mistifire
We have our reservation made for the Canyonlands...

We have our reservation made for the Canyonlands Campground across from the Bighorn again this year.

Here is a link to the prices if anyone is...
Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
---- Delicate Arch and Devils Garden ...

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Delicate Arch and Devils Garden

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Moab%202008/16-Moabday5-ArchesNPDelicateArch-3.jpg
...
Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
---- Wipeout Hill ...

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Wipeout Hill

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Moab%202008/15-Moabday4-WipeoutHill200838.jpg
...
Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
---- Bull Canyon ...

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Bull Canyon

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Moab%202008/12-Moabday4-Morningcigars2008.jpg
...
Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
---- Spring repairs and Long Canyon ...

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Spring repairs and Long Canyon

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Moab%202008/08-Moabday3-Kensspringrepair2008.jpg
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Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 02:38 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
---- Hells revenge ...

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Hells revenge

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m143/Sidina_Rockwell/Moab%202008/06-Moabday3-Andysmorningfendertrimm.jpg
...
Forum: Moab 04-18-2008, 02:31 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
If we had known it would be such a long day we...

If we had known it would be such a long day we would have packed more food, water, and sunblock, but if we knew it was so long before starting out we might not have done the whole trail. Im glad we...
Forum: Moab 04-14-2008, 03:53 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,092
Posted By Mistifire
Just got home at 3:30 am. Man that was quite a...

Just got home at 3:30 am. Man that was quite a hike to make that loop around to see all the arches. We only unloaded the food and pillows, took the Jeep off the dolly, and are going to bed now the...
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