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Discussion in 'Suspension' started by crf69, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 [OP] scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    i called a local 4wd shop that is about 45 miles away and asked them about installing all my suspension parts i have listed in my sig in red....they told me 870 with alignment!!!:eek:


    AHH THE JOY OF DOIN IT MYSELF:cool:
    everyone's out to make a livin i guess:rolleyes:
     
  2. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:09 PM
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    THExBUSxDRIVER

    THExBUSxDRIVER Victory is reserved...

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    Not enough.
    How hard did you laugh at them
     
  3. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:13 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 [OP] scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    not hard enough thats for sure:D
    i didnt laugh until he said it was a day and a half job hahahah!!!!!!!
     
  4. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:15 PM
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    THExBUSxDRIVER

    THExBUSxDRIVER Victory is reserved...

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    Not enough.
    Did they quote you and say it like it was normal, I love when they do that.
     
  5. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:15 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 asphinctersayswhat?

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  6. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 [OP] scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    oh yeah....then i was like do you align the rear?? and he goes ummmm yeah that too:rolleyes:
     
  7. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:36 PM
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    THExBUSxDRIVER

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    Bahaha what a fuck tard.

    Why is it that most "shops" our auto parts stores hire people that do not know shit about what they are SUPPOSED to know.

    Went to a vato zone and wanted to order a bell housing for my tranny. The clerk asked why I would put a bell on my transmission....I nearly grabbed a pressure gauge near the counter and chucked it at him.
     
  8. Feb 25, 2011 at 1:38 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 [OP] scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    oh wow....now thats funny!!!!
     
  9. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:30 PM
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    AHA!!
    i called up a local 4x4 shop to install my kit for me, they then tried to sell me a spacer kit..wtf.. and tried to convince me how great it is...yeah..riiight. :laugh:

    decided to install on my own aswell!! :D
     
  10. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:33 PM
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    i want to get billies for my truck but i don't think I'll be able to install them myself lol, i wonder how much I'll get charged and what type of bs they are going to throw at me.
     
  11. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:55 PM
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    you may want to actually compress the front shocks at a shop for safety reasons unless you actually know what you're doing, or know someone that knows what they're doing. you can rent a compressor at autozone i think, not sure on the price. im sure others will chime in :) goodluck
     
  12. Feb 27, 2011 at 12:14 AM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    probably around $30 at a local shop just to swap over the springs.
     
  13. Feb 27, 2011 at 12:16 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Lotta free time on your hands OP ?
     
  14. Feb 27, 2011 at 12:20 AM
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    Spacers. Spacers everywhere.
    Pssshhh, newbs. hah

    lol @ spring compressors.

    Ratcheting tie downs. BOOM.This is a joke, btw. U MAD! Gotchaaaaa. Don't use tie downs.
     
  15. Feb 27, 2011 at 12:22 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Is that a joke ?

    Are you mad ?

    Don't use tie downs .
     
  16. Feb 27, 2011 at 12:24 AM
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    : r o t f l :
     
  17. Feb 27, 2011 at 1:11 AM
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    THIS!!!!! ^^^^^

    ROTFLMAO
     
  18. Feb 27, 2011 at 5:20 AM
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    Funny thing about that- He probably doesn't know this. But you might need to check the rear alignment after installing the lift.

    Mine was like .37 different from when I started and I got it's completely squared out by the time I was done.
     
  19. Feb 27, 2011 at 6:35 AM
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    crf69 [OP] scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    3 days off a week:D
     
  20. Feb 27, 2011 at 11:58 AM
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    $300 for 5100 installation in my neck of the woods!!! DIY!!!!
     
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