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My Dixon bros LT FX4 build

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Great news can't wait to see pics!
 
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any suggestions for control arm color? grey, red or black?
 
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red or black.
 
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Old 11-02-2011
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Looks sweet!! Can't wait to see it on!

I agree with the red or black.
 
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Go black man. The kit looks so nice can't wait to help you put it in!
 
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Nice, keep us posted.
 
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control arms are at the powdercoater getting done in satin black and the shock hoops/cross brace are getting done gloss red, should be done later today, will post pics
 
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subscribed. this looks like an awesome build.
 
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Glad to see it finally showed up! Are you done yet? lol
 
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Youll see the finished product on saturday, I will post pics of the instalation too of course
 
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Old 11-03-2011
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So just to clear things up, you haven't got the axles yet have you?
 
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Nope, looks like I will be building them myself with the 930 joints from offroadwhearhouse and having custom length shafts made which are roughly $650 a pair lol, I do not have the money to long travel the back and make shafts so I have to decide what's more important :/
 
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Hey, you got paint on your carpet.

Looks awesome, can't wait to see the end result.
 
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That paint was there already haha, got the front end all stripped and ready for Joey (spilly) to weld in my shock hoops, all powdercoating is done and bushings/balljoints are ready to go in tomorow
 
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mmmmm.. YES!
 
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A little teaser







 
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SO SICK! love the set up I cant wait to hear a performance review.
 
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fackin ****
 
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Test drive done! I have no bumps or straps so I haven't been off road yet, pictures tomorow!
 
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Adrian net me this pic last night. Figure it will do until he gets his actual pics up. Truck looks really good tho!

 
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f'in sweet
 
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That is sweet!!! Looks killer!
 

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