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Old 09-10-2012, 09:55 PM   #4441
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Called one of my buddies.. he's helping me jack it up.. i tried moving the tire.. it will only move a little bit

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Old 09-10-2012, 09:59 PM   #4442
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Called one of my buddies.. he's helping me jack it up.. i tried moving the tire.. it will only move a little bit
Caliper might be locked up?

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Old 09-10-2012, 10:53 PM   #4443
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Caliper might be locked up?
Idk.. it was removable
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Old 09-10-2012, 10:53 PM   #4444
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Idk.. it was removable
I ment drivable
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Old 09-10-2012, 11:39 PM   #4445
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I ment drivable
How do the tie rod ends, and drag link ends look like? If you see nothing wrong pop the diff cover see if anything is out of place, also pop the cover off the cad and see if everything is ok.
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Old 09-11-2012, 01:16 AM   #4446
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I replaced the lower steering column bearing using a great write-up from the forum. My bearing was toast and it is the first step to some new steering parts for old recycled. Great write-up
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:26 AM   #4447
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How do the tie rod ends, and drag link ends look like? If you see nothing wrong pop the diff cover see if anything is out of place, also pop the cover off the cad and see if everything is ok.
The tie rods seem fine.. me and a couple of my jeep buddies are gonna disect it Friday
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:23 AM   #4448
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Found this online. Definitely getting this on my wedding cake! Thought I would share.
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:03 PM   #4449
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:13 PM   #4450
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http://boston.craigslist.org/nos/ptd/3264590271.html do you guys think this is a good deal?
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:29 PM   #4451
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http://boston.craigslist.org/nos/ptd/3264590271.html do you guys think this is a good deal?
If the tread was I little better, still nice deal for a set of rims, might be able to get the price down some cause of the tires
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:32 PM   #4452
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If the tread was I little better, still nice deal for a set of rims, might be able to get the price down some cause of the tires
Do you know what kind they were they look like American racing rims I wanna know the back spacing
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:44 PM   #4453
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im sure he posted higher than his taking price, around here the rims would be worth 150.00.. if there is,nt any damage,,i would want to see the 2 he is,nt showing-- offer him like 130 and go from there.--just a thought...

i use to sell alot of great used tire,s on c.l. at low,low prices...found out i did better when i raised the price,s and let people knock me down a little---they thought they got a better deal i guess----

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Old 09-11-2012, 03:47 PM   #4454
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Thanks BAP !
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Old 09-11-2012, 04:34 PM   #4455
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Did this over the weekend. Trail went from about 1ft deep to super deep without warning. It sunk another 3-4" after this pic before I could get it out. Took about 3-4 hours to get out. I dont have a winch but wasnt worried that day since a friend was with me in his lifted Cherokee with Swampers. Well, that didnt do *^($. I was hitting reverse while he pulled full force and I couldnt even feel him pull. I got about 8" of lift on my Jeep with 31's and the tires werent even touching the ground. Ruts were horrible. In the end I went to harbor freight and grabbed an 8,000lb come-along and pulled it out with that. Was a good day. Thats my buddy standing in the Jeep. LOL
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Old 09-11-2012, 05:36 PM   #4456
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Read this today on craigslist, "The jeep has never been off-roaded, still has the original carpet, top hasen't been down in 7 years."
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Old 09-11-2012, 05:54 PM   #4457
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Read this today on craigslist, "The jeep has never been off-roaded, still has the original carpet, top hasen't been down in 7 years."
That's Jeep abuse
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:02 PM   #4458
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Read this today on craigslist, "top hasen't been down in 7 years."
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:42 PM   #4459
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Ya, it makes me sad to see things like that
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:51 PM   #4460
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Did this over the weekend. Trail went from about 1ft deep to super deep without warning. It sunk another 3-4" after this pic before I could get it out. Took about 3-4 hours to get out. I dont have a winch but wasnt worried that day since a friend was with me in his lifted Cherokee with Swampers. Well, that didnt do *^($. I was hitting reverse while he pulled full force and I couldnt even feel him pull. I got about 8" of lift on my Jeep with 31's and the tires werent even touching the ground. Ruts were horrible. In the end I went to harbor freight and grabbed an 8,000lb come-along and pulled it out with that. Was a good day. Thats my buddy standing in the Jeep. LOL
Nice pic!
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Old 09-11-2012, 08:53 PM   #4461
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Found this online. Definitely getting this on my wedding cake! Thought I would share.
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:12 PM   #4462
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Do you know what kind they were they look like American racing rims I wanna know the back spacing
Yes those look like American racing and the you might be able to find the backpacking on the back of the wheels some wheels have it stamped on the back of it so ask him about it. What kind of back spacing are you looking to get?
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:15 PM   #4463
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Yes those look like American racing and the you might be able to find the backpacking on the back of the wheels some wheels have it stamped on the back of it so ask him about it. What kind of back spacing are you looking to get?
I'm not 100% about what backspacing is but I wanna clean 31x10.50 without rubbing when I get my 2.5 lift but the guy turned around and said I insulted him with his offer
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did you find a happy medium for price though??
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Old 09-11-2012, 10:25 PM   #4465
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and i love that pic. overkill.....a day like that makes ya sleep good at night...lol
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Old 09-11-2012, 10:48 PM   #4466
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did you find a happy medium for price though??
Nope I gave up on him. I really wanna keep my old alloys
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:06 PM   #4467
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thats cool..some people are a little funny about the selling part...i,ve found most people around here anyway think of it as a game and love to bicker and talk...mostly talk and then end up selling a little cheaper...
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thats cool..some people are a little funny about the selling part...i,ve found most people around here anyway think of it as a game and love to bicker and talk...mostly talk and then end up selling a little cheaper...
I've noticed that as well in couple places I have lived kinda funny
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Old 09-12-2012, 10:53 AM   #4469
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Did this.. and now I'm stuck in 4x4.. was told switching vacuum lines would work.. just don't know where they are located to do so.. fml..

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Old 09-12-2012, 11:01 AM   #4470
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OK what do you mean stuck? Does the shifter go back to 4WH and 2WD?
Do you mean that the 4WD light is always on?
More info please but it sounds like you popped a vacume line off.

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