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I got the PowerDome ready to go to paint, dropping it off on monday morning.
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took it down a dirt road for the first time in a few months. not a fan of mud, its annoying to clean... LOL
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put the freshly painted new grille surround on

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Looks better from farther away then super close up. I say keep it!
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I put on a sunvisor and grill gard om my sons 86 f150 stepside , looks great! Then picked up the motor mound for my ranger, had to be ordered. After looking at a lot of pics on Autozone computer we figured it to be a 88 mustang left side that fits? Something to put in my book to keep record of. Put it in and not easy , no space under there with the 351 winsor. But in and running grate. Today i get to take it out and test it ha ha.
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Got a phone call from the father in law today and he wants me to come get it out of his driveway. Wife said apparently he doesn't want it... Damn the luck...
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I recieved my title from the bank today....lien cancelled....hooray no more payments !!!
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Painted my amp, as it was scratched to **** and out of warranty period. Went with something that would look good and match the red pattern in the fx4 lvl 2 seats and my gauges. Trying to add some red accents to my interior without looking like a ricer is hard.

Tell me what you think. Thinking about doing it to this when (That's going to power my subs) once it's out of warranty period. CLICK HERE

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Drove it to go sell plasma :) $$
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Undercarriage is now show-ready. I finished painting the frame, got the front RS9000s on, and repainted my brake calipers. The Herculiner was looking a little faded, so u hit the whole bed with a coat of Rustoleum spray-on bedliner--looks much better. Mounted the updated light bar and Hellas, than gave it bath. My first show is the 20th--warmup for Carlisle.
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fixed my 4 wheel drive with rugged ridge manual locking hub conversion
Best investment yet!
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haha Right click, save the gay slogan. lol
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Yeah i like the old grill better.
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Installed my Mustang Dome light today that I recieved from Clinton. Thanks! I also painted it black because the tan was a little off color and it would have drove me nuts!
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I have those same seat covers....
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tailgate emblem

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New Moog Sway Bar Links

My passenger side link went bad and was making noises when driving over speed bumps and any bumps. I replaced both for only $20 per but they have a lifetime warranty on them so I will never have to buy them again.

I also took my Ranger to the dealership today and they flushed and put in new brake fluid and transmission fluid.

I started on replacing my rear brake drums and shoes but didn't get much done. Goal for tomorrow. Also, finishing my Coolant Flush and cleaning my engine again.
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Painted Ranger XLT emblem and added FX4 Level II stickers since the previous owner removed them.
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What did you do to prep for the paint on the Ranger Emblem ?
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All I did was sand it and started with really light coats.
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Got my truck back from the shop with a new clutch, overall I'm happy with it. I'm just gunna have to relearn my truck all over again.
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All I did was sand it and started with really light coats.
Lightly sanded it, did you remove all of the chrome over the plastic ?

They look good, may do it myself, never thought of it.
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I love that black FX4 decal!
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