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Old 02-28-2012
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installed my freshly modded corner lights.







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Old 02-29-2012
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Super bright reverse lights. Perhaps to bright. Na.... Off roading at night in the desert = a need for light.

Right new, left old.



GEZZZZZZ. What did you use? lol I went a bit brighter...I mean just a bit when I added a 3157 so it had both elements in reverse.
Whatever you used I like it. :-D

P.S. that would be blinding on the 06 tails. lol
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Brushed 6" of snow off it this morning!!!
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Replaced the clutch. =/
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I installed this 04-05 grille on my 2011 XL.I'm still waiting for my Ford emblem.
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GEZZZZZZ. What did you use? lol I went a bit brighter...I mean just a bit when I added a 3157 so it had both elements in reverse.
Whatever you used I like it. :-D

P.S. that would be blinding on the 06 tails. lol

Still waiting to see if they stand up to the bumpy dirt roads. but heres what they are. I bought mine on Ebay thou



http://www.jlclightings.com/CREE-Q5-...11508-01cr.htm
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Still waiting to see if they stand up to the bumpy dirt roads. but heres what they are. I bought mine on Ebay thou



http://www.jlclightings.com/CREE-Q5-...11508-01cr.htm
hmm thats pretty sick. Damn thats a lot for some reverse lights. lol ebay def sounds like it was the right choice. ;-)

netter get back to me about the bumper road holding up.
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Did my usual six month oil change today with Mobil 1. The truck had no other issues according to the mechanic. So I'm good for another 6 months.
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Got my new tires installed(235/70/R15 BFG Radials T/A), Installed My 66LED Buggman 3rd Brake Light, New A/C Compressor and Orfic and also Installed Sound Deadening.

This weekend i will be Plasti Dipping my wheels black.

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Paid it off.

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It's an amazing feeling I bet. :-D

P.S. Congrats.
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It's an amazing feeling I bet. :-D

P.S. Congrats.
It is.

Thanks !
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Sweet! lol Oh and NP.
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Old 03-02-2012
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Buy a new one now.
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Old 03-03-2012
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Got an email from the wife saying she lost her keys for the truck and she left mine in the truck with it locked, guess it will sit for another week or two or three , whenever I get home.
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Went out to actually check the oil level in it for once. Hmm. Still full. I might actually drive it today...
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I installed this 04-05 grille on my 2011 XL.I'm still waiting for my Ford emblem.
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It looks good.... kinda a familiar. Picked mine up at a junk yard and Duplicolured it.
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Greased the driveshaft spline earlier this afternoon. Cured the jerk/thunk I had when going up a hill from a stop. The splines had never been serviced and after 110k miles was completely dry! Removed old motorcraft clamps with a flat head screwdriver (special tool??? ya right lol), pulled back rubber boot,greased it and installed new hose clamps. Drives so nice now!!
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Can I do one for the week?

Monday-got DMV all squared away
Tuesday-Looked at by mechanic, gave a list of things to do; Seafoam treatment
Wednesday-Replaced sway bar links with Moog links
Thursday-Changed oil/filter and spark plugs
Friday-Filled up the gas tank and experienced problems with my ultra gauge (which is going back for a scan gauge)
Today-pumped up second set of tires for installation tomorrow :)
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Old 03-04-2012
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got a pile of parts and a whole list of things to do once it warms up & i get a saterday off. new shocks, oil change, service front axle/grease wheel bearings, front brakes, rear driveshaft u-joints, change wheels to the summer alloys, might need a whole week off!
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i bought the truck saturday. as soon as i got it home i removed the bed caps, cranked the front up a little, removed the mud flaps. today installed some 32x11.50s i had laying in my shop and did the fog light mod.

here is a few pics from this afternoon..



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did seats and dash

today i picked up my ranger. a 89 with a 351w and c4 trans. Lighted visor, raise up about 6 inches ,33-12.50-15s, ford 9 inch rear with 410 gears, wanted to put in pics but do not know how to resize, to big to put in. Black very good body, and interior but red so i bught new seat covers , dash board cover, and started looking for a trans. It will move in reverse but nothing forward. So i have some work to do!
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Buy a new one now.
Pretty soon we wont be able to do that.
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today i picked up my ranger. a 89 with a 351w and c4 trans. Lighted visor, raise up about 6 inches ,33-12.50-15s, ford 9 inch rear with 410 gears, wanted to put in pics but do not know how to resize, to big to put in. Black very good body, and interior but red so i bught new seat covers , dash board cover, and started looking for a trans. It will move in reverse but nothing forward. So i have some work to do!
Club cab or regular cab? Can't wait to see it.
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Extended cab,billlit grill,tinted windows,now black and blue seat covers. Black dash cover,getting black carpeting,and getting a c6 toput in it. Cleaned and washed it tonight, chrome wheels came up pretty nice. Enough for tonight.
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