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Texas Trail Rig Build BS Thread

Discussion in 'Texas' started by achirdo, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. Jul 5, 2012 at 4:25 AM
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    badbob76087

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    I have a frame, axles, etc so believe I do. Roberts will be left as is, but may get duals.
     
  2. Jul 5, 2012 at 4:33 AM
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    I didn't realize you had all that "spare". Also it looks like you two are going to kill me trying to play catch up. I'm going to have to make my upgrade choices very closely so as to not get left behind on the trails now.
     
  3. Jul 5, 2012 at 8:24 AM
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    SAS or GTFO zech :cool:
     
  4. Jul 5, 2012 at 10:10 AM
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    4x4 or suck my balls Adam
     
  5. Jul 5, 2012 at 10:37 AM
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  6. Jul 5, 2012 at 11:13 AM
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    You started it.
     
  7. Jul 6, 2012 at 8:10 PM
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    Nice looking rig. What size tires are those?
     
  8. Jul 6, 2012 at 8:20 PM
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  9. Jul 6, 2012 at 10:15 PM
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    Gonna put any sheet metal there?
     
  10. Jul 6, 2012 at 10:49 PM
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    I bet some fog light cut outs on there would be a ice addition
     
  11. Jul 6, 2012 at 11:07 PM
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    Your just one step ahead of me arnt you :laugh:
     
  12. Jul 7, 2012 at 5:53 AM
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    If you are going to really use that bumper for off roading then I would leave that piece of sheet metal in there. There is a real good reason for skid/launch plates.
     
  13. Jul 7, 2012 at 3:19 PM
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    I'm just talking about using it as a push point to get up and over rocks. I've beat up my skid plate a decent bit using it that way.
     
  14. Jul 16, 2012 at 6:47 AM
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    So.... do you always spam forums or are we just lucky?
     
  15. Jul 16, 2012 at 9:23 AM
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    stuff and more stuff
    how bout Daily Driver Trail rigs:headbang:
     
  16. Jul 16, 2012 at 10:09 AM
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    No - the good mod cleaned up the spam that was in front of my post.
     
  17. Sep 19, 2012 at 4:41 AM
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    Good to see we have a dedicated thread for trail rigs. How many of us have trail rigs, and how many of those trail rigs could hit the trails today?
     
  18. Sep 19, 2012 at 4:42 AM
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    Mine could.
     
  19. Sep 19, 2012 at 4:46 AM
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    Mine could also. May not run the smoothest, but I'm also sure it will still out do most others.

    Now that I have first gear, I am really itching to go out and see what I can do.
     
  20. Sep 19, 2012 at 4:50 AM
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    Smooth running motors is for suckers. I've been running with a blown head gasket for a year now and it was blown when I bought it. I don't know how long it has been blown; but it still runs and climbs so I'm not touching it.

    I'm pretty tied down for the next couple of weekends. Sorry.
     
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