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40" MTRs baby!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by MNorby, Oct 1, 2006.

  1. MNorby

    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    for $250 worth of weld on bead locks and welding them on for the kid!
    Time to trim more and also scored extra 1" ORD body lift pucks for $30 too today! well, 7 so I gotta build 1.

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    Nice!!
     
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    Gonna rub. :D
     
  4. MNorby

    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    I've got a sawzall saying they don't... :wink1:
     
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    It's the only way...:hack: :thumb:
     
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    Looks great. Call ORD, they sell the pucks individually.
     
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    NICE SCORE :waytogo:!!

    Let the sheet metal rearrangement begin :D !!
     
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    nice! kind of sad to cut up a gen1 tho.
     
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    Why is the rear axle pushed forward??
     
  11. dremu

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    I think that's a Gen1 thing, they're like that. I know they're less than the 73-91 WB of 106.5, like 102" or something.

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  12. sandawgk5

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    My guess would be the shackle flip that he has in the rear. I know mine moved forward alittle when I put it on.

    Ira
     
  13. MNorby

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    its mostly jsut optical. The front part of fender is straight up and the rear slopes back. If I look dead center from the fender well the center of hub may be like 1/2" forward is all.
     
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    I hope you have good luck with the sidewalls :). Ask Matt (az-k5) how his are doing, I forgot to ask him last time we wheeled. He's been running them for awhile now.
     
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    Hey Fred what are you running now:D Hijack off.

    Ira
     

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