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Old 10-14-2013, 11:56 AM   #31
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I'm guessing that ox is selectable? I'd prefer selectable instead of auto. But I know they're stupid expensive

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Old 10-14-2013, 12:27 PM   #32
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Yes its selectable.. With all the great deals. I'll be buying both of mine for $648/each

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Old 10-14-2013, 01:58 PM   #33
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Damn. So many decisions to make.
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Old 10-14-2013, 02:12 PM   #34
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A jeep is more like lego's. Its up to you how you want to build it. You can build it 1 million different ways.
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Old 11-18-2013, 05:58 AM   #35
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Well alrighty. Ordered the artec truss and swap kit for the 8.8 last night. Is a rebuild kit the same as an install kit? Or do I need both when I get the gears? I do want everything new in there.


And as of about an hour ago, pulling into work(I work in a field basically. Darker than hell and raining cats and dogs. Person in front of me swerved off the road and I was wondering what the hell was happening, about the time he turned back I figured out why. 8 ft tall pile of millings (chewed up asphalt) in the road to fix pit holes. I went air-borne. Went up the side of the pile. Have no idea how I didn't flip. But now I've got one wheel pointed to the left and one pointed to the right. And I think my brakes are all clogged up with that crap because she don't wanna drive that well. I'm hoping it's just the drag link. But anyway, I guess it's time to fix/ upgrade that. So what is everyone running for aftermarket steering?
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Old 11-18-2013, 06:30 AM   #36
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Ouch sounds like a tie rod to me. I put a spartan locker in my dana 30 a couple weeks ago and it found its weak spot yesterday. The yoke on my front half transfer case broke and spun the front driveshaft into my transfer case putting a hole in it.

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Old 11-18-2013, 08:04 AM   #37
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That's another thing that scares me about running fwd. all I can think about is that driveshaft breaking and causing a hell of a scene when it destroys everything.
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Old 11-18-2013, 09:23 PM   #38
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Bump for steering upgrades. Need to order parts tomorrow.

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