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Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 08-07-2014, 08:56 PM
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Posted By DirtyRob
everything else is still available. I am...

everything else is still available. I am negotiable on the motor and tranny but am asking $800 for the motor which comes complete and ready to bolt in with many new parts including new alternator,...
Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 08-07-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By DirtyRob
I sold them with the transfercase and rear...

I sold them with the transfercase and rear driveshaft for $1,500, and installed for $2,000
Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 08-05-2014, 08:43 PM
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Posted By DirtyRob
Dunn NC 28334

Dunn NC 28334
Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 07-29-2014, 09:17 PM
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Views: 174
Posted By DirtyRob
The motor is a 2.5tbi with 13,000 miles since a...

The motor is a 2.5tbi with 13,000 miles since a complete re-build, and runs great.
Axles are as follows.....
Dana 30 front, spartan locker, 4.88 gears spring over with approx. 8,000 miles since new...
Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 07-28-2014, 08:41 PM
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Views: 174
Posted By DirtyRob
90 YJ complete drivetrain for sale 4.88 gears

The motor is a 2.5tbi with 13,000 miles since a complete re-build, and runs great.
Axles are as follows.....
Dana 30 front, spartan locker, 4.88 gears spring over with approx. 8,000 miles since...
Forum: Jeep Part-Outs 07-28-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By DirtyRob
90 YJ complete drivetrain for sale 4.88 gears

I am putting a 360 and 8 lug axles in my 90 YJ. I have everything I do not need for sale.

The motor is a 2.5tbi with 13,000 miles since a complete re-build, and runs great.

Axles are as...
Forum: On The Trail 07-21-2014, 04:45 PM
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Views: 361,959
Posted By DirtyRob
I agree. I am in no way a guru or any authority...

I agree. I am in no way a guru or any authority on Jeeps, It is strictly opinion.
I would like to note that My $300 winch is much more valuable than any tire combo. I take my stock XJ (daily...
Forum: On The Trail 07-20-2014, 06:14 PM
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Posted By DirtyRob
Count me in for the next get together east of...

Count me in for the next get together east of Raleigh.
I do have one question on the pics I keep seeing in this thread.....Why is there so many people that neglect to buy a winch?

I am not...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-15-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 17,696
Posted By DirtyRob
12,000 here after a complete re-build. Runs...

12,000 here after a complete re-build. Runs great. It died around 100,000 with regular oil changes according to the previous owner. He said it lost compression in 2 cylinders. Some folks seem to get...
Forum: North Carolina Jeep Forum 06-04-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By DirtyRob
We had a good time. The JKU did real well. They...

We had a good time. The JKU did real well. They were too nervous of beating the belly of their stock 4door on Daniel trail so We didn't run it, but we did everything else in both directions.
Forum: On The Trail 05-20-2014, 03:28 PM
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Posted By DirtyRob
Anyone going to Uwharrie Saturday? I have a small...

Anyone going to Uwharrie Saturday? I have a small group going for a day trip
Forum: North Carolina Jeep Forum 05-19-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By DirtyRob
Going to Uwharrie Sat 5/24

My sister is coming from MD. with her JKU. It will be their 1st time. I have a small local group going just for the day. Anyone should feel welcome to join our group
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 04-28-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 905
Posted By DirtyRob
I put on body lifts al the time. I don't remember...

I put on body lifts al the time. I don't remember the part #'s, but you should be able to go to a NAPA with the stock hoses, and find some that will work.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 04-28-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 475
Posted By DirtyRob
Heavy right foot? To the OP, the Dana 35 is...

Heavy right foot?

To the OP, the Dana 35 is ok even with a locker if you keep the tires small. If you have a heavy foot, and some decent power you can break anything.
I have never broken a...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 04-28-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 667
Posted By DirtyRob
IMO if you have bigger tires than 31" you need to...

IMO if you have bigger tires than 31" you need to re-gear. It is by far the best thing you can do by far. My 2.5 isn't any rocket, but with 4.88's it can get down the road with the 33" Swampers. My...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 04-28-2014, 07:40 PM
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Posted By DirtyRob
a 4.0 swap would save you a lot of time and...

a 4.0 swap would save you a lot of time and dissappointment
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 809
Posted By DirtyRob
Kinda fugly, but someone will probably buy it and...

Kinda fugly, but someone will probably buy it and mud pimp it
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By DirtyRob
I have owned both, and have had to spend a lot of...

I have owned both, and have had to spend a lot of money in gearing to 4.88 to get my 2.5 to be what I consider driveable with 33" tires. That being said, it still is not a big pleasure to drive on...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-17-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By DirtyRob
I may be wrong, but I think it's 3/16 plate. I...

I may be wrong, but I think it's 3/16 plate. I had some in my shop and drilled a hole through it and welded a nut to it. I didn't have the right tap to thread it like stock. This way you can put it...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-17-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By DirtyRob
No problem. I see a lot of folks get deep into a...

No problem. I see a lot of folks get deep into a build and never address the gears until after going through a lot of other stuff.
Gears are the biggest bang for your buck as far as correcting for...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-17-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By DirtyRob
The ZJ pitman arm is what I have. I got mine from...

The ZJ pitman arm is what I have. I got mine from e-bay for around 20 bucks. I may be wrong, but I believe that a lot of company's re-market the stock ZJ pitman arm as a dropped YJ arm.
I do not...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-16-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By DirtyRob
I had to cut a hole in the floor and peel the...

I had to cut a hole in the floor and peel the sheet metal back to got to one I did recently. It was easy. Drill a small hole and shine a light from the bottom to see where you need to go with the cut...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-16-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By DirtyRob
Don't forget about getting the gears to match...

Don't forget about getting the gears to match front and rear too. I geared mine to 4.88 while I was doing the swap
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-16-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By DirtyRob
I put an 8.8 in my 90 YJ, and I do not have an...

I put an 8.8 in my 90 YJ, and I do not have an e-brake as of yet, so I can't tell you much about that. I don't drive mine much on the road, and a set of wheel chocks are working for now. Otherwise...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-16-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 944
Posted By DirtyRob
I have fixed some bends in the past for folks by...

I have fixed some bends in the past for folks by using one of my big oak trees and a tow strap if it was a matter of a little bit out of square, but replacement bumpers can be had for cheap....
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