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4WD's budget build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by 4WD, Sep 10, 2010.

  1. Apr 24, 2011 at 3:55 PM
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    4WD

    4WD [OP] cRaZy oLdmAn

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    Not sure Connor but I'll check in a bit & get back to ya...;)



    Thanks Eddie...:D
     
  2. Apr 24, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Doug... Exhaust is badass, coils are sick and you are a first gen king:bowdown:
     
  3. Apr 24, 2011 at 6:34 PM
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    Yeah, in my own mind !!!:eek::eek: :D:D Hey thanks Phil:).. I figured why stop with the "junk" springs when I can build some "junk" coilovers too !! So far this weekend I've built one set of leaf springs for a members 2nd gen, R&R'd an exhaust & started on my coilovers for a total out of pocket cost of about $6 (paint)
     
  4. Apr 24, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    its to bad you dont live closer we could get some work done:D
     
  5. Apr 24, 2011 at 10:40 PM
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    Truck looks awesome :thumbsup: what year Ford did you get the leaf springs out of?
     
  6. Apr 24, 2011 at 10:49 PM
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    cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    x2!
     
  7. Apr 25, 2011 at 12:12 AM
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    Hey road trips are acceptable.....:p


    Thanks for the compliment bro, I'm not sure what year they're off of, when I look for springs, theres 3 things I look for (from most important to least )Width is no#1, Length is no# 2 & thickness no#3.

    I don't look for any particular auto/truck manufacturer, the springs could come off of a Buick & if thats what would work, I'd use them...


    Yuma is about 130-140 miles away, not that far Connor...
     
  8. Apr 25, 2011 at 6:41 AM
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  9. Apr 27, 2011 at 1:52 PM
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    Random pic , & Connor I didn't see the model No# on that Raptor exhaust But if you can picture an old California Turbo muffler except a little smaller.. (prolly before your time, I think we had just invented the wheel haha:D )....



    [​IMG]
     
  10. Apr 27, 2011 at 2:03 PM
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    Well these ain't gonna fly for my coil overs, I fucked up on my measurement, these are too big= OD/ID so I'll go pick out some other ones prolly tomorrow but I haven't given up by a long shot, I'll come up with something better than what I got or why even bother huh....;);)

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  11. May 2, 2011 at 10:18 AM
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    As any 1st genner knows, that stock muffler is really a full sized trash can with a tailpipe, quiet yes, restrictive ,most definintely , so some scrounging around scored me a Raptor (no, not Ford) turbo exhaust, I cut the stock one w/tail pipe out of my system & replaced with this little jewell. I think it sounds decent, please feel free for some feedback, thanks guys...;)


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OI98DBb4fc?version=3
     
  12. May 3, 2011 at 11:23 PM
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    Sounds good man! Definitely different from the stocker and the usual typical muffler setup. I dig! :D
     
  13. May 3, 2011 at 11:25 PM
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    Thanks for the input, I think it sounds good & at a cost of about $10 (gave the guy $5 for the muffler & $5 for a couple clamps....;)
     
  14. May 3, 2011 at 11:29 PM
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    Can't beat it and if it's less restrictive than stock, why not? :D

    Any gains from it MPG-wise that you've noticed so far?
     
  15. May 3, 2011 at 11:36 PM
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    Hmmm, haven't really checked that yet but it def. is more responsive...
     
  16. May 3, 2011 at 11:39 PM
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    Sounds like an over all $10 win!
     
  17. May 4, 2011 at 12:21 AM
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    Yep another score for the "junkyard" build guy !! :D:D
     
  18. May 9, 2011 at 9:21 AM
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    is that the same "raptors" I see for $25 plus free shipping on amazon? What size inlet and outlet do we have. Though that maybe a dumb question as I'm in a 4 cylinder 2004 and you aren't...LOL
     
  19. May 9, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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    Not sure Terry, but it says "Raptor" on it, think inlet/outlet is 2-1/4 "

    not dumb at all, it'll work on your 4cyl.
     
  20. May 9, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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