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Anyone in Houston want to help install a 3" OME kit?

Discussion in 'Texas' started by cdn_bacon, Jan 26, 2010.

  1. Jan 26, 2010 at 8:52 AM
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    cdn_bacon

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    :rolleyes:So I have the following I have to get installed...

    OME 9000 & 885 coils
    • OME N182 rear struts and AAL
    • Diff drop kit
    • Carrier bearing drop kit
    • rear brake line extensions
    • LR UCA's..
    After calling around and finding most places want $450 to install I figure I can do it myself since I love this stuff...but I have no exp so I have no idea what I'm doing! well that's not true, I think after reading enough for the last few weeks I have a good idea but it'd def help if I had someone to help out. Beer and food is on me :) I think I have most tools or can borrow, but what I don't have is a spring compressor and to be honest I'm not keen on renting one and doing it myself (scares the sh*t out of me).

    Parts should be in early next week so I'm going to miss the build in San An this weekend...anyone interested in helping a guy out 1st weekend of Feb perhaps? I'm in west Houston/Katy area...oh, I have a friend who is going to install a leveling kit on his dodge so we were thinking to do the build at his house but I'm open (yes, I'll leave him on his own if need be lol)

    appreciate it :)
     
  2. Jan 26, 2010 at 11:47 AM
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    Death_Stalker

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    humnnn ! sorry never done it on a truck before ... i would like to be around and help out with what i can and see how you or whoever with experience does it. I got some tools that i can bring....
     
  3. Jan 26, 2010 at 11:49 AM
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    Anathollo

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  4. Jan 26, 2010 at 11:50 AM
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    yotarob2005

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  5. Jan 26, 2010 at 11:51 AM
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  6. Jan 26, 2010 at 12:51 PM
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    Yah, thanks. I seen the post some time ago but I didn't order quick enough and all my parts won't arrive until the first week of Feb :( If only I could get the parts for the front end by then (I can wish)
     
  7. Jan 27, 2010 at 4:32 AM
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    That is Super Bowl weekend :) I could possibly lend a hand after that sometime. Keep us updated
     
  8. Jan 27, 2010 at 7:07 AM
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    doh! forgot about that...might have to move it then :(
     
  9. Feb 3, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    did you find a day to install your stuff?
     
  10. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:54 PM
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    has your stuff shown up yet?
     
  11. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:56 PM
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    If you are doing this out northwest, i would be interested in just coming to watch and learn.
     
  12. Feb 3, 2010 at 2:07 PM
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    yall may want to wait few weeks ... we may have another wrench meet either in Houston or Bryan TX
     
  13. Feb 3, 2010 at 2:14 PM
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    X2. and if you want to do it sooner then PM me and talhas. I'm sure we'll be down one day to help you out.
     
  14. Feb 3, 2010 at 3:03 PM
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    yep dont mind that as long as Michael does it all and all i do is assist him :D
     
  15. Feb 3, 2010 at 3:58 PM
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    What are you guys doing now? and where?

    Bacon, did you get your Coils Assembled? You REALLY need to do that first!
     
  16. Feb 3, 2010 at 4:07 PM
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    I am trying to track down my favorite crack dealer.....O wait you weren't talking to me where you :eek:
     
  17. Feb 3, 2010 at 4:09 PM
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    LOL no! hey, SHIT! i just realized I forgot to get my parts from Toyota... I was just about to tell you I got a new Castle nut from Toyota.. grr.. will have to remember to go by there tomorrow.

    I smell a H-Town Wrench meet in the works. Sad thing is.. Bianca said "NOT HERE"... lol let's wreck Talhas's place!! :headbang:
     
  18. Feb 3, 2010 at 9:27 PM
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    Houston TW mini-wrench...def up for that sometime, but just as everyone called it...this weekend is horrible for an install :( Superbowl and gf booked up my Saturday lol
     
  19. Feb 3, 2010 at 9:40 PM
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    Sounds good to me! I need a socket stat! Haha and I guess next weekend or some time when it's not raining on and off constantly, then I'm down.
     
  20. Feb 3, 2010 at 9:46 PM
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    I'm down for Houston. I'd just be watching and learning and if there is beer involved: drinking.
     
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