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Alabama!

Discussion in 'South East' started by FlawedXJ, May 18, 2009.

  1. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:04 AM
    jspadaro

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    80's sami in somewhat rough shape, already has toyota axles though, $1500. Carburated engine of course.
     
  2. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:24 AM
    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ [OP] mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    drop a 6 in that beast. I wanna say novak makes adapters for it.
     
  3. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:36 AM
    Davtopgun

    Davtopgun All go, No show

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    Convert to propane!
     
  4. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:39 AM
    Jo Dog

    Jo Dog ROLL TIDE

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    you wouldn't want anything with a carb for hill climbing
     
  5. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:40 AM
    jab08

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    That things got propane!!! Look that things got propane!!!! PROPANE!!!!!! Sorry I had to do it kinda an inside joke.
     
  6. Apr 23, 2013 at 12:53 PM
    jspadaro

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    Hah, I'll probably pass on this one. He said he'd take less now because he put the t-case in neutral and can't get it back out.
     
  7. Apr 23, 2013 at 1:07 PM
    Davtopgun

    Davtopgun All go, No show

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    I paid less then that for my Tacoma. Goes to show you what you can get if you keep your eyes peeled, and have cash in hand.
     
  8. Apr 23, 2013 at 1:18 PM
    xodeuce

    xodeuce mmmmmmbourbon.

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    Holy shit really? I mean you've done a bunch of work, but, damn. Good find. I'd be interested to know what you've got in it once it's "right." Still bet it's a bargain.
     
  9. Apr 23, 2013 at 1:41 PM
    TacoFMS

    TacoFMS My turn.

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    crushed goldfish crackers & spilled apple juice
    where have you been hiding lately??? or you just not speaking to me? ;)
     
  10. Apr 23, 2013 at 3:00 PM
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    Paid $1200 for the truck. Drove it from north bham, to Montevallo, to Marion without any repairs. Rebuilt both axles, changed all fluids and filters, tune up, brakes. Probably about 3k total in repairs to make it road worthy and dependable.

    Now, when it comes to upgrades, I'm about 14k into those.


    EDIT:
    Also, we're doing an off-road meet at the slab on the 5th. You should join us. I haven't even gotten to see your LC yet.
     
    Last edited: Apr 23, 2013
  11. Apr 23, 2013 at 4:37 PM
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    Not the 6th. It's either the 4th or 5th
     
  12. Apr 23, 2013 at 4:57 PM
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    My bad, got the dates wrong :p
     
  13. Apr 23, 2013 at 5:35 PM
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    Not too bad.

    I'll have to see about the 5th. (or 4th). Seems like I'm forgetting something that we've got going on that weekend. My brain has been mush recently. If it works out you mind if some other folks come with?

    Man, I've been f'ing slammed with work, and then had a BBQ cookoff, Chili cook off, took some customers to the Indy race out at Barber, Easter, I have no idea what I've been doing for the past few weeks. Shooting a wedding this coming weekend Fri night and Sat. Run ragged. I had a buddy in town this past weekend doing a Porsche Club of America driving event out at Barber, and he tent camped out there. I hung out with him Sat night and drank beer until about 1:30AM, and it was the most relaxed I've been in a while.
     
  14. Apr 23, 2013 at 5:40 PM
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    It's Mat's meet, he's hosting it. Though I'll likely be the guide because I know the area. I'm sure he'd have no problems with anyone that wants to come though.
     
  15. Apr 23, 2013 at 8:01 PM
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    No problems at all. They gotta bring their own food and drinks!
     
  16. Apr 25, 2013 at 1:34 PM
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  17. Apr 25, 2013 at 1:42 PM
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  18. Apr 25, 2013 at 1:47 PM
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    TacoFMS My turn.

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  19. Apr 25, 2013 at 3:20 PM
    xodeuce

    xodeuce mmmmmmbourbon.

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    lulz. Nah, he was all like, "2 grams? I need more lipitor than that."
     
  20. Apr 26, 2013 at 5:54 AM
    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ [OP] mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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    not even worth texting that to my parents. My mom would immediately say something like "where are you going to hide it" and my dad would be like "ok, haha"
     
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