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Slodgetto's Green Dragon 4x4 Conversion Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by Slodgetto, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. Apr 23, 2013 at 7:28 PM
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    99yodataco

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    I think I'll go to college just to have my truck be a mall crawler.

    Get my college money and put 22s with Nitto Mud Grapplers. :rofl:
     
  2. Apr 23, 2013 at 7:29 PM
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    I'd buy it.... :anonymous:






    5 big ones! (George Washington's) ;)
     
  3. Apr 23, 2013 at 7:50 PM
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    Lol!!! Yea..point proven :p
     
  4. Apr 23, 2013 at 7:58 PM
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    Haha jk!

    Honestly I'd probably pay around $6,000-$7,000. With all of the accessories on it, it'd be already set up perfect for a trail rig for me :)
     
  5. Apr 23, 2013 at 8:19 PM
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    Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    Exactly..which i would never sell it for..bought it for 6 lol has like 10,000 grand is parts on it..haha
     
  6. Apr 24, 2013 at 9:11 AM
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    Slodgetto

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    For me it does. It consumes my life too much.


    lol yeah...

    Yeah, pretty similar to mine... Bought it for 7 and has a good 10 in parts right now. (not including labor and the countless hours working on it)
     
  7. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:50 AM
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    Yea I'm not counting labor either haha if I did..be like a 30k truck after the stupid roll over..


    And you just need better self control is what your saying..haha :p
     
  8. Apr 24, 2013 at 11:02 AM
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    lol crap, dude....:eek:

    Maybe. haha
    :rolleyes: lol
     
  9. Apr 24, 2013 at 12:54 PM
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  10. Apr 24, 2013 at 1:22 PM
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    :rofl::rofl::rofl:

    Bah... I want a fresh start anyway. shoulda freaking SAC'd from the beginning.... but of course I had no idea how to do so!! lol It's been a good learning process. :) Sure, I'll lose a lot of money selling it, but I think all the stuff I've learned will make it worth it in the future.

    I now know how to do a good amount of work on vehicles that I'd otherwise have to fork over hundreds or thousands of dollars to have a mechanic do it. I barely knew how to change a spare tire when I first got this truck.... let alone how to change the spark plugs or oil, or how to r&r a transmission, or how to perform major differential work in which success and failure is measured in thousandths of inches.

    I'll miss this truck for sure, it's been a good journey, but it's simply an expensive toy--an object.






















































    Dangit, I'm talking myself out of selling it. :faceplam:
     
  11. Apr 24, 2013 at 1:34 PM
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    it is a toy..

    so you should just keep it :D and make it better in 5 years or whenever.
     
  12. Apr 24, 2013 at 1:47 PM
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    We'll see... It looks like it's going to sell though.

    Got one offer to trade for an 03 Infiniti g35 in good condition and 93k miles.. I said no trades

    And just got an e-mail today from a local guy interested in paying cash.. So I'm talking with him back and forth. we'll see what happens
     
  13. Apr 24, 2013 at 2:03 PM
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    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
     
  14. Apr 24, 2013 at 2:08 PM
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    Silas, you are going to miss those relaxing days out on the trail...

    OBTW, thanks for helping with the tire. One thing that went right this week.
     
  15. Apr 24, 2013 at 2:28 PM
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    I know... :( I was hoping it at least wouldn't sell before Moab!
    Relaxing.... LOL Those climbs get my heart pumping, like cray dude!! Sunday was one of the best days I've had on the trai in a while though... Nothing broke on my rig and making that new climb we found, felt awesome. Thanks for the good spotting, bro!

    No problem, man.
     
  16. Apr 24, 2013 at 2:43 PM
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    what's his name, I'll break his legs.
     
  17. Apr 24, 2013 at 3:24 PM
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    Do it Steve..hunt him down...
     
  18. Apr 24, 2013 at 3:27 PM
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    :rofl:

    :spy: He sounds like a cool guy.... Don't know if this will fester or cure your hate for him, but he's got a Mech Engineering Degree from UNM. ;) lol
     
  19. Apr 24, 2013 at 3:31 PM
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    Im getting there......
    I dont know if breaking his legs will solve any problems......thumb screws maybe? :notsure:
     
  20. Apr 24, 2013 at 4:15 PM
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    Just some new pics...
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