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Calling all Virginians (Tidewater area)

Discussion in 'South East' started by Alaskaflyer, Dec 26, 2008.

  1. Feb 3, 2013 at 9:03 AM
    Enders Taco

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    Hey guys, some of yoos are fantastic about trolling for parts on CL and various other places. Please let me know if you see a good deal on Icon UCA's or a WARN winch. I'm planning on getting the 700 pound coils new and I'm thinking about buying the winch new too. Need to support our economy... I know I'm going to be over budget but I want to stay as close to 1k as I can
     
  2. Feb 3, 2013 at 9:08 AM
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    im going to :banghead: when my truck starts getting weighed down. already at 17.5 mpg :eek:
     
  3. Feb 3, 2013 at 9:13 AM
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    fuck a regear :p
     
  4. Feb 3, 2013 at 9:54 AM
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    14 mpg here :eek:
     
  5. Feb 3, 2013 at 9:56 AM
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    but im completely stock :p
     
  6. Feb 3, 2013 at 10:17 AM
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    Stock you should be up in the 19's or higher.
     
  7. Feb 3, 2013 at 11:04 AM
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    Yea im at 15 with stock tires in my 4runner i really might think about removing my roof rack see if that helps.

    I want to go to 35s but stock gearing (3.73) and the bad mileage i get now im not sure if i should or just do 33s :confused:
     
  8. Feb 3, 2013 at 11:38 AM
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    mountains dont help :eek:
     
  9. Feb 3, 2013 at 11:42 AM
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    Yeah that'd kill it. Can't wait for the day I get to use the supercharger at 5,000' +.
     
  10. Feb 3, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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    I am thinking about a Warn winch also. Either the Warn 26502 M8000 or the Warn 87800 M800-s. I think the only difference is the synthetic cable. I am wondering how much of a difference the cable makes.
     
  11. Feb 3, 2013 at 11:52 AM
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    Go with the synthetic Rope
     
  12. Feb 3, 2013 at 12:04 PM
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    Thats what I would like to do, but the price is over $200 higher. I have to convince the wife it's the way to go. That ain't always easy.
     
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    Haha..oh I inderstand completely :D have you looked at the smittybilt xrc winches..I got mine with synthetic rope for less than a warn with steel cable and love it. ..linwood is running the same one..xrc8
     
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    While we're on this subject what the pros and cons of synthetic and cable?
     
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    Hmm, bio diesel. If they made a tank that mounted in the stock spare tire location with a fill nozzle by the wheel arch it would be much more friendly for me. But 25K is pushing it, a lot.

    Pretty sure the 4c are 4.10.

    Steel cable typically adds 30-40 lbs. synthetic rope can be damaged more easily if dragged over rocks. Trade off between weight and strength.

    I know there are several Chinese built winches of good reputation, especially if you break them down, clean them then use a high end grease before install. Warn for me is less about product quality and more about investing in my country by supporting a local manufacturer.
     
  16. Feb 3, 2013 at 12:27 PM
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    Lighter..no frays..no rust..easier to handle..rope is far superior Imo
     
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    no, all 2nd gens that have the v6 except for the x-runner is 3.73
     
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    plus synthetic wont have the chance to kill you if it breaks
     
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    Anybody looking for a brand new set of Maxtrac spindles, let me know. Time for a new gun!!!!
     
  20. Feb 3, 2013 at 1:12 PM
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    I have considered both but can't make up my mind. There is a hell of a difference in price. I have read alot about the smittybilt, and I guess as long as you regrease it and relocate the solinoid it's good to go. You got yours with the synthetic line already installed, what is the weight difference? The website is confusing, I think it has the one with synthetic line weighing more than the one with steel line. I could get the wife to agree to this one. How hard is it to regrease it?
     

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