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Joel's 98 5lugger Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Joels98taco, Dec 17, 2011.

  1. Feb 4, 2012 at 10:33 PM
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    TRDChris

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    Great springs!!!:thumbsup:
     
  2. Feb 4, 2012 at 10:34 PM
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    Joels98taco

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    And lifetime warranty :)
     
  3. Feb 4, 2012 at 10:37 PM
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    and great handling :eek:
     
  4. Feb 4, 2012 at 10:40 PM
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    Joels98taco

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    Im stoked man can't wait :)
     
  5. Feb 5, 2012 at 7:40 AM
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    ya i knw moog is a suspension company i was just wondering wat part number coil that you got?
     
  6. Feb 5, 2012 at 10:43 AM
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    Joels98taco

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    They are part # 81072 for a 2.4 2rz
     
  7. Feb 6, 2012 at 6:43 PM
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    Cool man thanks for the part number. And those will fight right into the stock uca bucket?
     
  8. Feb 6, 2012 at 6:52 PM
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    Joels98taco

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    Yup stock replacement :)
     
  9. Feb 7, 2012 at 3:53 AM
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  10. Feb 7, 2012 at 3:09 PM
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    Joels98taco

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    Gonna fab up some stock replacement ucas soon too :)
     
  11. Feb 7, 2012 at 4:55 PM
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  12. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:38 PM
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    Yup possibly chromoly too :D
     
  13. Feb 12, 2012 at 11:31 PM
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    Pics of those springs installed naow! They are only $80?????!?!?!?!??!
     
  14. Feb 13, 2012 at 11:01 PM
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    Haven't installed just yet. Gonna make the ucas first
     
  15. Feb 17, 2012 at 9:30 PM
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    ok guys another update:got my custom lbj brakets ready for install in the next week or 2.

    [​IMG]

    also plan to pick up some steel here soon to fab up some cross shafts to fix my bent shaft issue and try to get some more life out of these tires before wires start poking out :eek: ill post up my shitty drawing to give you guys an idea lol. should be fairly cheap to make too :D
     
  16. Feb 17, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    the idea is to get a solid piece of steel about the same thickness as the toyota shaft but a little taller for more strength. drill out the sides of bar and weld in a nut or 2. plate the top and bottom and place the 1/4 plate on the end to double shear it. prototype will be started as soon as i recieve the stock shafts and buy the neccesary plate and hardware. most likely grade 8 whatever fits inside the toyota bushing :) let me know what you guys think
     
  17. Mar 5, 2012 at 12:11 AM
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    heres what ive been up to this weekend :cool:

    got the axle ground down and prepped for paint
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    my icon aal pack and stock leafs painted and ready to go
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    got everything back on and together
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    got my moog ball joints on
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    took the weak lower ball joint brackets off and drilled out the srut rods for the bigger bolts
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    there they are ready to roll :D
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    took the truck out for a ride. hit a fairly big speed bump at 45 and didnt feel it with the front or rear gotta say im happy with how it turned out :) more pics in the daylight tomorrow
     
  18. Mar 5, 2012 at 12:17 AM
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    Too much bamf in this thread. :) Good job man.
     
  19. Mar 5, 2012 at 12:19 AM
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    you still need help with the brake lines man??
     
  20. Mar 5, 2012 at 7:47 AM
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    Thanks man :)
     
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