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Pop goes the tie rod......

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by chris4x4, Mar 11, 2009.

  1. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:05 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
  2. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:07 AM
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    MacTaco

    MacTaco Mustache May

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    Skyjacker 3" Lift, 285/75/R16 Toyo M/T tires/ Eagle Alloy Wheels, Flowmaster 50 Series, Pioneer Din Head Unit, Viper Alarm/Remote Start System, Debadged, DT Headers, True Flow Intake
    Hahahahahahahhaa



    FAIL
     
  3. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:14 AM
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    Veccster

    Veccster bass turds

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    5100's all around - fronts at 1.75", 265/70/17 Bridgestone Revo 2, HID headlights and fog lights, factory skid plate, ss exhaust tip, tube steps, Access roll-up tonneau cover, Redline hood struts, 6 D-rings, seat MagLite, LED dome, fumoto oil drain, DTRL, fog light anytime, Kenwood/Clarion speakers, Pop-N-Lock 5300, LED bed lights and a few other things...
    I'm not a wheeler but this is what I never understood...how does one get out of that situation?

    My CRF250 (4stroke dirt bike) crapped out on me deep into a trail ride and it SUCKED getting it towed back to the truck. How do you tow a vehicle like that out of trail like that?
     
  4. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:16 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Carry spare Tie Rods....
     
  5. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:30 AM
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    neontrail

    neontrail ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈

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    De-badged, Tint 20%, Blue 48 LED dome-light, .......
    thats would suck!
     
  6. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:33 AM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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    love that GM craftsmanship
     
  7. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:34 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Yeah...didnt look like it took much to break it....
     
  8. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:37 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Wow, that didn't take much...
     
  9. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:43 AM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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  10. Mar 11, 2009 at 7:46 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco NorCal Rock Whore

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    My pops owns a 2500 HD and the tie rods are tiny.
     
  11. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:02 AM
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    bobwilson1977

    bobwilson1977 Well-Known Member

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    none except for crappy hub caps and floor mats.
    H2's are a joke anyway.
     
  12. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:07 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco NorCal Rock Whore

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    NO way IT"S A HUMMER!!! :rofl:
     
  13. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:12 AM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Advantage Torza top (tri-fold), Husky floor mats, RuffTuff seat covers, C2C hood struts, Homelink mirror, USA Spec PA15-Toy (120gig Classic & 8gig nano), Garmin Nuvi 660, Protecta Bed mat, Pop-n-lock, TSB Springs, Scangauge II, Heated drivers seat, Fumoto drain valve, Aries pushbar, PIAA 540 fog lights, Hood scoop grahics, Flowmaster 50 series dual catback exhaust, RainX Latitude windshield wipers, Husky rear floor liner (ontop of folded down seats). Console Vault.
    You do what you have to do.

    A buddy of ours broke his pitman arm during a wheelin trip. We had to use a couple hi-lift jack handles on both sides and physically pry the wheels in the direction we wanted the vehicle to go, while someone else was in the cab applyin the brake/gas. It was a long day, but....you gotta do what you gotta do.


    That guy in the hummer - looks like he had too much gas and landed down hard. I've seen many pictures of Hummers breaking like that.
     
  14. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:21 AM
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    09tacoLI

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    For the price of that thing it should bomb right thew anything then a girl should pop out of the back and blow you right on the spot.
     
  15. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:22 AM
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    Jester243

    Jester243 ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

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    fixed it...
     
  16. Mar 11, 2009 at 8:26 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    :rofl:
     
  17. Mar 11, 2009 at 9:05 AM
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    petersharp

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    Proof that the H2 is best used as a mall crawler.
     
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