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Old 01-05-2013
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Yeah I know.....

Purchased them like months ago - haven't even put them on yet!
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I coated the bottom of my drive-train with about 3 quarts of oil.

I bought an oil change 4 days prior and checked it 3-4 times and driven it 300 some miles when I decided I would take another look underneath while the engine was running. It was spewing oil from somewhere in the engine. I turned the engine off and took a closer look. The freaking filter was loose to the hand! The dipstick didn't show any oil. Bought 5 quarts and after tightening the filter, the engine took 3 to fill.
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Nothing because its about 700 miles away
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Nice change from the usual f150 stickers. Looks good!
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soldered something, torqued my axle nuts to spec, got gas, and parked it again lol. alignment this week
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Old 01-07-2013
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That looks pretty sweet! I also like the black wheels. Thinking I may have to do that to my wheels in the spring...
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Old 01-09-2013
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Just ordered a new Spectre air filter for my ranger. Wanted a high flow re-usable filter, but didn't want to pay $70 for a K&N brand. I got the Spectre brand for $26.90 from summit racing.
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Not today but last night. I got the C4x4 Front Bumper installed. Check my build thread for more pics.

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Started my body lift
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Hauled out beaver traps to finally set.
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Old 01-14-2013
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Ordered a new coil assembly for my Ranger. Found one on Amazon for only $36.90, and had all 5 star reviews... Worth a shot.
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Old 01-16-2013
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Installed my Richmond 4.88s!!

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Old 01-17-2013
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Wow! Your Ranger is going to be pretty unstoppable for only a 2wd...

I get to install my new ignition coil after work.
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Wow! Your Ranger is going to be pretty unstoppable for only a 2wd...
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That's the idea...
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Swapped instrument cluster for one with a tachometer

Swapped my instrument cluster (without tachometer) for one with a tachometer.

No fun doing it. Now that I know the difficulties, would do it again.

I'll post the details later; specifically, the difficult parts and how to make
the process easier. The easiest part: removing the speedometer from the
donor cluster and installing my original speedometer to replace it.
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DROVE IT WICKED HARD STRAIGHT THROW THE SNOW BANK AND SET ICE TRAPS BEFORE THE SUN CAME UP.
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Took the starter off and cleaned it up. Wasn't disengaging right.
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It was a pretty nice day today in Southeast Texas, so I washed it!





She's not all lifted and sexy like everyone else's, but she's pretty damn sweet to me
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It was a pretty nice day today in Southeast Texas, so I washed it!





She's not all lifted and sexy like everyone else's, but she's pretty damn sweet to me
Dude you have my truck! Basically what it looked like when I got her.

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Dude you have my truck! Basically what it looked like when I got her.

Small world, mine's an 04 too! I just wish mine had the 3.0 instead of the 2.3 LoL
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Got it inspected.
And yes, im one of the people who "has a buddy".....thats how I got it inspected lol.

Got 1/2 of it power-washed.
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She's not all lifted and sexy like everyone else's, but she's pretty damn sweet to me
Same way I feel about mine haha.
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Washed it, sanded/polished the headlights (they were yellow), and drove it for the first time in 10 days.
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Old 01-23-2013
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It was a pretty nice day today in Southeast Texas, so I washed it!





She's not all lifted and sexy like everyone else's, but she's pretty damn sweet to me
My truck is the same too! But mine is an EDGE model so it sits a little higher.

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