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Yeah they are a pain. Are you going to recover the lid?
I sure hope so
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Just got home from working off. been 3 weeks gone so i washed and waxed the ranger and took it for a ride. That 351 w makes my heart pound. May take it back to see how it does on the 210 mile drive that would be fun!
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Great looking tires and wheels, how are they on the road?
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Did an oil change and a new fuel filter.
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new rims and tires

Got new Rims and tires. I'm new to this site and lookin to learn more about my truck
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^crank them tbars! wheels and tires look good
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that sits so low i would of just kept only the tow hooks on
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its not something i did to the truck but i started a concept sketch of what i want to do to my stx. wheels, suspension, body mods, etc
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Old 09-02-2012
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that sits so low i would of just kept only the tow hooks on
I do wish it did not sit so low. My intention is to use it for a portable winch. I may decide to sell it someday and custom weld one instead. Still, it's pretty beefy and I only paid $140 for it new from Summit Racing. Installation wasn't too difficult.
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ok heres the sketch of what i want to do with my truck. well once i get the money to do it anyway lol
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Looks good... I like the stripes!
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ok heres the sketch of what i want to do with my truck. well once i get the money to do it anyway lol
We got our own Chip Foose here!
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Old 09-03-2012
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ok heres the sketch of what i want to do with my truck. well once i get the money to do it anyway lol
Damn that looks good. Now color it and get to modding. lol.
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Old 09-05-2012
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ok heres the sketch of what i want to do with my truck. well once i get the money to do it anyway lol
That's cool. Haha I can't draw worth crap.
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bled the clutch again, hate these tiny tires ive got on at the moment, can barely slide under there!
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She still cleans up for being a old lady.
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Found pretty much brand new cv axles and wheel hubs at the junkyard for it. Got them installed, what a pain in the *** it was because my BFH was at work, so getting the upper ball joint separated from the spindle with a regular hammer sucked. Either way my truck has now been upgraded to the new hub setup in the front. No more vacuum actuated hub bullshit falling off when going down the highway. Also removed all the vacuum lines and vacuum controller for them today as well. Also turned my passenger side outer tie rod in one turn, now my truck drives straight again and the steering wheel is centered. Don't think I'll be running over blocks of ice doing 45 any more.
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Been busy but finally got a few things done. Don't remember what I mentioned before because I've been gone/busy/recovering from surgery so some of this may have been mentioned before. I washed/waxed it, under coated the wheel arches, checked all fluids except for coolant as I can't find my gauge ATM. Found muffler leak. Added small corner dome type mirrors for added visibility. changed wiper blades, found clutch fluid resivoir. This is a list of things I can remember from the past few weeks. But most of it I did today.
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That's cool. Haha I can't draw worth crap.
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We got our own Chip Foose here!
thanks mcleary i consider that the ultimate compliment i could get about my drawing skills. oldblue anyone can draw it just take patience and lots of practice. and as far as gettin the mods done thats gonna take a while since im saving for updates for my house as well as a wedding next year lol. it'll get done eventually but it'll be a long project.
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changed the tires, greased the front end fittings, filled it with gas.
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messing around and this is what happens

well I was seeing whos truck could pull eachother my lil 97 3.0 4x4 stock or my buddys f-150 2x4 that was all jacked up with 35 inch tires you know a cali truck lol well i pulled his *** until this happend lol i think its time to upgrade i want to put a 302 with 9 inch rear put her on some 33s
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took the nerf bars off, sway bar and that plastic thing under the radiator off too
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got a bit farther on the concept drawing im doin for my truck so you can at least see what the body mods i wanna do are.
heres where im startin at and the in-progress drawing im workin on for it.

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That is sweet!
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oldblue anyone can draw it just take patience and lots of practice.
Yeah something I don't really have haha. Looking at the new drawing, it looks pretty sweet! looking forward to seeing this build!
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