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Slodgetto's Green Dragon 4x4 Conversion Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Slodgetto, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. bellassaiw10

    bellassaiw10 Formally afroman5015

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    Got a part number for the front half of the driveshaft ? Ive got my 4x4 tranny waiting to put in but can't find the correct driveshaft length i need
     
  2. alove0750

    alove0750 Well-Known Member

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    I have my old drive shaft.
     
  3. Slodgetto

    Slodgetto [OP] Über Posre

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    I don't........ I got mine from the junk yard.

    Since you've got an ext cab, you just need to find the front half of the rear d shaft out of an ext cab or double cab tacoma (single cab will not work). I got mine off a tacoma with a manual transmission and a 4 cyl engine so I'm 99% sure the engine/tranny type doesn't matter, just the cab... :) hope that helps
     
  4. bellassaiw10

    bellassaiw10 Formally afroman5015

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  5. Slodgetto

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    check my build
    hey few ?'s for ya man. how u like those daystar bumpstops? and were did u get them?. Build is dope by the way!
     
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    NewMexiTaco Abron Cabron

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    :woot: hells yeah silas! strong work :popcorn:
     
  8. Slodgetto

    Slodgetto [OP] Über Posre

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    They're actually Energy Suspension bumpstops and I like them a lot! :) I really only have my old stock ones to compare, but I do like them. Very easy to mount. and Thanks!
    :woot: Thanks, Abe!
     
  9. Appljaxx

    Appljaxx He said "Member," ahuh huh

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    I can't believe i've never posted on your build before. Sick truck... will be awesome with 4x4.

    and this guy drives the hell out of it. Glad to see someone with as little regard for their own welfare as i do.

    Drive that Mother F'er!!!
     
  10. Slodgetto

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    :rofl: Thanks, man!!!! hahahahaa
     
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    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    goddam pre-runner going to beat the shit out of my 4x4...:(







    :thumbsup:good job on the swap! huge undertaking, its going to be sweet!
     
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    Whitecloud Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    Cant wait to get this thing out to the Puerco and then out to Moab. It is gonna be sick.
     
  13. Slodgetto

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    lol That's the plan! :D Thanks, man. And hopefully. hahaha
    :woot: Me too!!!
     
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    When you gonna be done, Holmes ?
     
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    DONE??? Never!!!! lol

    Done with re-gearing, 4x4 swap, ARB locker, skid plates, f/r bumpers, 63" chevy springs with custum hangers and shackles? Hopefully by Moab.:eek::D:eek: lol
     
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    Picked up some 1/4" plate for my skids! :woot:

    Also started getting the basic design down.
    [​IMG]
     
  17. steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    Nice, how are you going to cut it?
     
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    lol My 4 1/2" angle grinder...... and LOTS of discs!!!:eek: I may have to upgrade to something a bit larger, but we'll see how it goes. Then whiskey bends with the grinder and my Harbour Freight 110 stick welder.:D
    I shall put the "ghetto" in SlodgHetto. ;)
     
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    Do you have any other suggestions, Steven? My assortment of tools isn't small, but I definately don't have a full shop..... :eek:
     
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    Got a 10 pack of 7" cut-off wheels for my circular saw, and that seems to be working fairly well... Just have to let it cool of every 4"!!! lol :eek:
     
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