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Project: Jeep

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by chris4x4, Apr 7, 2014.

  1. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:05 PM
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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.
    Another vehicle you cant keep running? Have you thought of taking it to a mechanic?
     
  2. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:05 PM
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    AR15xAR10

    AR15xAR10 Aka: "RainbowPuke"

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    "More than you can afford pal, TACOMA" WeatherTech Floor liners (front and rear), AVS vent visors, OEM Bed Mat, TRD (oiled) air filter, OEM Front Skidplate, OEM bed extender brackets, black plasti dipped grill emblem, ultragauge plus model, remote start, reese hitch, Grom Ipod interface, quickfists on custom bedrail mount to hold axe/shovel, EBC stage 5 super street brake kit, rokblokz mud flaps, superbrightleds map and dome LED lights (warm white), rear diff breather relocation mod, redline tuning Elite stainless hood struts, AFE Mach Force XP 2.5" stainless catback, Ionic Soft Trifold Tonneau, pop&lock, OEM LED tail lights, 35watt reverse light mod, full synthetic fluids, and STEEKERS Adding 4pin receiver harness, an unmolested OEM bumper with tow package hitch, painting afe tip flat black
    LOL nice edit!!!
     
  3. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:06 PM
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    MightyMouse-SCT

    MightyMouse-SCT Well-Known Member

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    Long Travel Total chaos kit, fox shocks, smp fab , dmz sua, glassworks, method wheels.
  4. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:24 PM
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    Papa Taco

    Papa Taco HARD CAAAAAAARRRRRRRL

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  5. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:30 PM
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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.
    I am right now.
     
  6. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:32 PM
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    Papa Taco

    Papa Taco HARD CAAAAAAARRRRRRRL

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    Follow the yellow brick road
    :worthless:

     
  7. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:34 PM
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    MonkeyProof

    MonkeyProof Power Top

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    Maybe I shoud. ..sputtering at WOT, hate carberaturs :mad:
     
  8. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:35 PM
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    DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    I had something like that on my old Toyota Pickup. It really latched onto things, but I don't know how practical it'd be on a Tacoma.
     
  9. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:35 PM
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    JeepAndrew

    JeepAndrew Jeep driving High Voltage junkie

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    Have you had the chance to use that 4-1 low range in it yet? Just did the 4-1 T-case regear on my '93 a week ago, the kit was $1400 :eek:
     
  10. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:36 PM
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    MonkeyProof

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    And why are all of the spark plugs gapped at .020 :mad:
     
  11. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:09 PM
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    chris4x4

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

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    Something like what? :confused:

    oh yea! Thing crawls! Top speed in 5th gear, at 6000 rpm is about 18 mph. First gear at idle, I have to push the brakes very deliberately to stop it, and hold it.

    They shouldn't be.
     
  12. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:12 PM
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    MonkeyProof

    MonkeyProof Power Top

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    Magic number is supposed to be at .045 apparently for this particular setup
     
  13. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:23 PM
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    JeepAndrew

    JeepAndrew Jeep driving High Voltage junkie

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    --(97 XJ) 6.5 inch Pro-comp front coils, 3 inch Pro-comp rear leaves, 2 inch shackles, custom Ballistic Fab trac bar w/ custom drop bracket, Rubicon Express control arms, 33-12.5-15 Goodyear Duratracs on steelies, bushwacker fender flares, custom rock sliders, XRC front winch bumper, XRC rear recovery bumper with custom swing-away tire carrier, custom hood vent, cobra CB/4 foot firestik --(93 YJ) custom all-around spring-over-axle swap with custom springs and shackles and body lift elimination, front shackle reversal, S.Y.E.'d crawl-boxed transfer case with double-cardan front and rear driveshafts, 33-12.5-15 Goodyear MTR Kevlars on 15x12 steelies, warn front recovery bumper w/10K XRC winch, rear XRC recovery bumper w/tire carrier, locking center console box, custom tube fenders/rock sliders, 50 inch LED lightbar, 20" lightbar on bumper, overhead console, Cobra CB w/ bluetooth wireless headset, 5 foot firestik, onboard 120volt power.
    Nice! Yeah theres a ton of torque in 4Low on those Rubis, Be careful tho, too high of speed in low range makes for some insanely high rpms on the planetary gear assembly in the T-case, don't want to blow it up :)
     
  14. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:29 PM
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    VE7OSR

    VE7OSR 'interfering with Darwin since 1990'

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    Armour: All-Pro Skid plates - IFS, transmission, and transfer case. Front Suspension: Revtek 3" lift replaced with -> OME 885 + NitroCharger 9000 shocks + 1/2" spacers for a 3" lift. Superbumps replacing stock bumpstops. Camburg ball joint UCA SS braid brake lines Rear Suspension: Revtek blocks replaced with -> All-Pro Expedition rear leafs, Walker Evans 27" rear shocks, extended rear brake lines (Wheelers Offroad), U -bolt flip kit, rear Timbren bumpstops. Interior: Weatherteck floor liners - front, Wet Okoles- front, ScanGauge, LED interior & map lights. Power moonroof. Exterior: Raider Cobra canopy, PIAA bulbs, LED bulbs all around, modified flasher unit for LEDs Rear diff breather mod. Front diff vibe problem, driver's side needle bearing replaced with ECGS bushing. yet to install: HID Blazer Fog Retrofit, LED Flood & Spot, + switches, fuse panel. Metal Tech Sliders w/ kickout and dimple die filler plates. swaybar relocate blocks (build my own)
  15. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:34 PM
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    chris4x4

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

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    yeah, there has been a couple people that have grenade their clutches, by trying to slow a 15 mph decent, by letting the clutch out in first gear. In 4 low....that calculates out to around 9500 RPM the clutch is accelerated to. Which = warranty doesn't cover clutches/need a tow+money
     
  16. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:35 PM
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    ChamYota

    ChamYota AKA Crash Bandicoot

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    I've never been banned before.. :anonymous: :spy:
     
  17. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:38 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Is it not enough that none of the mods drive Tacomas ?

    Now we have to share our bandwidth with a Jeep build ?
     
  18. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:39 PM
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    AR15xAR10

    AR15xAR10 Aka: "RainbowPuke"

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    LOLOLOLOLOOLOOOOOOOOL
     
  19. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:39 PM
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    ChamYota

    ChamYota AKA Crash Bandicoot

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    Jamie and Jeff down in SC do.. :cool:


    :laugh: at the second question..
     
  20. Apr 7, 2014 at 7:39 PM
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    chris4x4

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

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    You can ask OZ what its like.

    and....speak of the Canookistanian! You seem happy today. I take it you and your husband are getting along fine?
     
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