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Weezl you suck!!!!!! Mine are still on backorder................
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:D :D :D :D :D :D

33x12.5 km2's on 15x10 us wheels' daytonas


today, alignment (slight toe out) and balancing

james, you are going to need a lift to fit them... i have a 3: body lift and a tortion crank, they look tight... i want to flex it out to see what happens...

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yeah, need just a hair or two.... Looking for some expo springs and trying to decide if I want the spindle lift or just crank the bars some more... I'm sittin on 31x10.50x15 on 15-8 3.75bs right now and clear fine.. got plenty to go with the bars still...
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yeah, i'm same boat, and haven't heard any rubbing yet, i'm going to have to take a look at it full lock, see how it looks...
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you should be ok, with 33s and no bod lift i want too bad. on full compression it would just barly rub. looks damn nice.... can we get a side veiw?
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oh and today i did the blinker mod
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took off plastic console around shifter
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check the other thread for my pics (don't need to ***** in here)
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Over the past week (been busy with work) I made some brackets so I could install my CB antenna and CB.

Here's a pic of the CB Antenna Mounting bracket


Here's a pic of the antenna from the front of the truck might not be able to see it.


Pic of the CB mounted


Pic of the microphone mount.


And the metal I used to make the mounts. This stuff is awesome for making any type of bracket. Used it last year to make brackets for my fog lights on my old Jeep. And the microphone for the CB slot thing fits perfect into the holes so you can make a bracket for it easily.
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painted the door handles and tailgate handle with some krylon fusion... they were starting to look more white than if I had wax on them..


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Didn't do much of anything with the truck today,stayed home from work and laid on a heating pad for most of the day. The wife took the truck to go shopping today. I pulled a muscle in my lower back again and wasn't able to make it to work last night. Feeling better now......Don't get old....
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Failed at putting a stock shifter arm on... time to save up for a hurst.
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also saving for a hurst....

i used my truck in a message i spoke at church tonight
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I drove it a little over 400 miles round trip to pick up the front bumper I bought off of INT3RC3PTOR
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i shoulda posted monday......

poplock installed.
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nuffin
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I didn't do it, but had leaking freeze plug changed, and my right front brake caliper clip came loose causing the brake to lock up, so had to get that fixed too. Total=$50.50
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checked to see if the diff filled up with water from last weekends stuck, fluid looks fine

finally replaced the tps ($30) what a pain in the *** whatever dumbass decided to put that **** dead center on the BACK of the manifold should be shot
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I bought it a Back Rack.

BUT it needs to be mod’d to fit a Steppie.
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installed traction bars, nice
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Not the Ranger, but the Mazdawg just got new plugs, wires, idler pulley, serpentine belt, timing belt, timing belt tensioner, oil and coolant. Yup, it's ready for the next 100K miles!
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got codes read, result, my truck is ****ED
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got codes read, result, my truck is ****ED
Just go ahead and start shipping me parts
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got codes read, result, my truck is ****ED
what are you throwing

i feel like such a dumbass for riding around since feb with my tps on the fritz .... hope my gas miles go up
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^^^ what happened to your truck weezel? that was a nice rig?


Today, I got a parking ticket... why? parking next to an improperly painted yellow curb (IE, I didn't see it was yellow) and too close to a designated crosswalk. (there were do daggum lines painted any****ingwhere) thank you Corvallis for keeping our roads safe, and jackasses like me with nice trucks in our position.
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