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Vette's Slow 96 Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by vette6991, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. Mar 30, 2013 at 10:24 AM
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    Box Rocket

    Box Rocket just trying to help

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  2. Mar 30, 2013 at 10:31 PM
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    I don't really like lightbars, and am looking more into replacement bulbs.
     
  3. Mar 31, 2013 at 8:12 PM
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    Explored today
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    and the aftermath
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    almost got stuck (getting a wench and lockright in the future.)
     
  4. Apr 1, 2013 at 5:05 PM
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    After getting muddy yesterday had to wash her today, took 5 hours but got her done.
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  5. Apr 9, 2013 at 6:44 PM
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    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    Lookin' good:cool:. I might have a lead on getting me a roll bar to:D.
     
  6. Apr 9, 2013 at 7:11 PM
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    most people don't like them but I love it.
     
  7. Apr 9, 2013 at 7:24 PM
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    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    There starting to grow on me:).
     
  8. Apr 15, 2013 at 3:32 PM
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    got a cb yesterday, suggestions on antenna and location?

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  9. Apr 15, 2013 at 7:45 PM
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    TacoTacoma96

    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    This is how I did it in my '94. The CB was smaller but just throwing out ideas:
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  10. Apr 17, 2013 at 3:52 PM
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    Thanks, what antenna did you have?
     
  11. Apr 26, 2013 at 4:07 PM
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    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    Just some cheap one from radio shack:D.
     
  12. Apr 26, 2013 at 7:26 PM
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    nice what's the distance?
     
  13. Apr 26, 2013 at 7:31 PM
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    Rough estimate would be 5-10 miles, in the mountains.
     
  14. May 31, 2013 at 11:21 AM
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    Well this month I got a ticket and found out I need a new manifold so down mod money for a while.
     
  15. Jun 1, 2013 at 7:59 PM
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    I know the feeling:rolleyes:. Got my second ticket last month for going 70 in a 55. What happened to your manifold?
     
  16. Jun 1, 2013 at 8:08 PM
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    There's a crack in it idk what from, and my catalytic converter went out so I'm going to bypass that too.
     
  17. Jul 26, 2013 at 9:21 PM
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    Ordering plasti dip tomorrow and was also told by one of my friends that I should 'parachute by my rollbar, and put a pole for people to dance on in the bed after I bedline it.' Prolly not happening lol.
     
  18. Aug 20, 2013 at 11:30 PM
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    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    Any updates?:D
    Also my 100th post:yay:
     
  19. Aug 22, 2013 at 5:12 PM
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    Congrates, :D but no updates only working one day a week now between football and band so money's tight, it sucks but I'll be able to work on my truck soon enough.
     
  20. Aug 22, 2013 at 5:16 PM
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    TacoTacoma96 Some who wander are not lost.

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    Sweet:cool:. What instrument you play in band?
     
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