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Forum: YJ Tech Forum Yesterday, 05:23 PM
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Posted By OverkillYJ
And a few more pics. I forgot to take some pics...

And a few more pics. I forgot to take some pics after welding all of it. I got every seam. Now the corners of the mount are 5/16" thick.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum Yesterday, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By OverkillYJ
Homemade Tire Carrier Bumper Hinge

So I am making my own heavy duty tire carrier bumper. I was looking at the spindles on EBay and they didnt look like they would last very long, and cost over $100 for the decent ones. The base I have...
Forum: General Jeep Discussion 08-18-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 146
Posted By OverkillYJ
Smooth out the Ride

So I had a pretty major back surgery a month ago. It will be a while before I can get in my Jeep and on the trails again. I am only 31 so I will heal well, but need to make the ride as smooth as...
Forum: Tires & Wheels 08-13-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By OverkillYJ
I am already running dc crushers, just curious...

I am already running dc crushers, just curious what these were.
Forum: YJ Build Forum 08-11-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By OverkillYJ
Awesome diagrams. Thanks man. I wont be wiring...

Awesome diagrams. Thanks man. I wont be wiring anything for a while still since I ended up getting emergency spine surgery a couple of weeks after buying my motor.

If you PM me your email address...
Forum: Tires & Wheels 08-07-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By OverkillYJ
Facebook. But the OP wont respond to anyone...

Facebook. But the OP wont respond to anyone asking what tires they are. At least not in the pic I saw where everyone was already asking about them.
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 08-07-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By OverkillYJ
The stuff removed and things like the tailgate...

The stuff removed and things like the tailgate and stock tire and carrier I did. That is just a pic of the one I am working with after making changes to one of the ones in the link I provided. I have...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 08-07-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By OverkillYJ
Sketch Up YJ Model

Here is a SketchUp YJ model I found. All appears to be accurately to scale. If anyone sees anything is not please let me know. I did not make this model, but it is open source free. You can change it...
Forum: Tires & Wheels 08-06-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By OverkillYJ
Anyone know these tires

Or where you can buy them? I see they say Maxxis Bravo but I cant find them anywhere.
Forum: YJ Build Forum 08-05-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 14,107
Posted By OverkillYJ
You can get just as much for a 4 cyl. The only...

You can get just as much for a 4 cyl. The only reason people buy stock motors usually is because they are scared to swap in a better motor or they wouldn't be looking at either stock motors. They...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-02-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 816
Posted By OverkillYJ
I did redo mine a couple of months ago....

I did redo mine a couple of months ago. Pyroclastic and OD Green this time. It was burnt orange, but it never came out the shade I was looking for. Waited two years and did it again. After logs and...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-01-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 816
Posted By OverkillYJ
It can be removed. Would take some heavy sanding...

It can be removed. Would take some heavy sanding and about three coats of primer with more sanding between each coat, but if you wanted it gone it would come off.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-16-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 17,151
Posted By OverkillYJ
I will say I have only had my Jeep 3 years....

I will say I have only had my Jeep 3 years. Bought it with 97k. In 3 years I have done exactly 10k miles. So many miles of that were in the woods beating the living crap out of it like you wouldn't...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-12-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By OverkillYJ
Aww man! That is friggin awesome! Thank you. ...

Aww man! That is friggin awesome! Thank you.

If you have the pin outs for all the harnesses on the motor that would be great. All the original harnesses are connected, so if I know what goes...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-10-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By OverkillYJ
Unfortunately I cannot get the vin. I couldn't...

Unfortunately I cannot get the vin. I couldn't find anything on the engine, but I was told to look for a tag on the valve cover. I will get it on the engine stand this weekend and see what it says....
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-10-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By OverkillYJ
302 Swap

So I am going to put this 2001 explorer 302 into my Jeep with an NP435 and have not committed to a TC yet. This will be my first motor swap, and I hear OBD2 motors are a bitch. I am a field...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 07-09-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11,188
Views: 503,166
Posted By OverkillYJ
Got it a new motor! 2001 with 80k, everything...

Got it a new motor! 2001 with 80k, everything included for$800! The guy I bought it from is someone I will be dealing with for years to come. Friggin awesome day!
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-09-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By OverkillYJ
I have been thinking about it alot. I figure the...

I have been thinking about it alot. I figure the motor is worth $800 complete. The trans setup for a 4 banger with the tc I know is worth at least $600. Then the driveshafts for both the front and...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-09-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By OverkillYJ
For the entire drive train including tc, trans,...

For the entire drive train including tc, trans, motor, and driveshafts I would probably be around $1500. I think I could easily get more for it if I parted it out.

Especially since it is the late...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-08-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By OverkillYJ
Come on? What do you guys think the ballpark is...

Come on? What do you guys think the ballpark is on this? I know what I would pay at most, but I am a cheap bastard and it is a 4 banger.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-07-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By OverkillYJ
2.5 Resale value

I have a 2.5 with an AX15 I will be ripping out soon since I finally think I found a good donor 302 for my Jeep. So I am gathering parts for the swap and figure I will find a buyer to come see my 2.5...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 07-05-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11,188
Views: 503,166
Posted By OverkillYJ
Tapped the new knuckle for the high steer...

Tapped the new knuckle for the high steer bracket, bolted and welded it in place. New ball joints, hub, and caliper. New inner axle and brake pads on the way.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-26-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 192
Posted By OverkillYJ
I was still hoping I could find larger caliper...

I was still hoping I could find larger caliper mounts I would mount with grade 8 hardware and reinforce with some spot welds.


I have had some great success welding cast lately.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-26-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 192
Posted By OverkillYJ
I was still going I could find larger caliper...

I was still going I could find larger caliper mounts I would mount with grade 8 hardware and some spot welds.


I have had some great success welding cast lately.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-26-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 192
Posted By OverkillYJ
My brakes are larger. Sounds like your brakes...

My brakes are larger. Sounds like your brakes weren't stock. They fit fine on the 98 knuckles I just got yesterday, but are too big for the 87 knuckle by about a quarter inch.
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