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16  General Category / General / Re: New Photos on: May 25, 2010, 05:56:30 PM
No wonder I was in three wheel peel at the end of the day.  Better than braking the axle.
17  Technical / Mechanical / Re: Engine Swap on: May 25, 2010, 05:52:58 PM
I have a problem selling parts because you never know when you might need it someday.
18  General Category / General / Re: New Photos on: May 19, 2010, 12:40:59 PM
I was gong to do that when I did the tranny swap but decided its too big of a PITA.  Found out the hub split on the rear axle and sheared the key.  And that's why you dont see two piece axles in cars anymore.
19  Technical / Mechanical / Re: Engine Swap on: May 18, 2010, 02:24:23 PM
I would upgrade to the larger flywheel and clutch system.  It would potentially last longer under offroad conditions and be easier on the starter plus have more mass so the motor has more lugging ability.  They made it larger for that engine for a reason.  You may get lucky and all you would have to do is the bellhousing swap.  Might need a custom pilot bearing but they are easy to make and the clutch splines may be the same.
20  General Category / General / Re: New Photos on: May 18, 2010, 02:16:39 PM
Hans didn't even break his pride.  Cracked his windshield a little more and a couple new dents.  I broke a rear axle shaft or hub in Otters and my steering bell-crank assembly broke off the frame on the way to the parking lot. It was hitting my harmonic balancer prior to breaking and was shooting sparks like a grinder. 
21  General Category / General / New Photos on: May 17, 2010, 01:06:22 PM
In the Gallery.  Rausch Creek fun! Grin
22  Technical / Mechanical / Re: Engine Swap on: May 12, 2010, 05:59:55 PM
Wiring can be tedious but not that bad if you have the schematics and time.  Just make sure that the harness that you are using is salvageable.  I did a 5.0L EFI swap on my bronco and converted over the stock harness.  Unfortunately the harness is old enough to have corroded wires and connectors causing intermittent electrical issues.  I'll probably buy an aftermarket new harness just to keep the gremlins at bay.
23  General Category / Club Announcements / May 2010 Meeting on: May 04, 2010, 02:16:12 PM

Mays meeting is on Wednesday the 5th at 6:15 at Frank's Plank Road Cafe in Cicero.
24  Classifieds / Wanted / Re: divorced transfer case on: June 19, 2009, 04:35:42 AM
I could provide a whole 86 bronco for cheap!
25  Classifieds / Wanted / Re: divorced transfer case on: June 17, 2009, 05:52:33 AM
What are you cooking up now?  73-77.5 fords would be your best bet for finding one.  They would be a NP205 and weight about 200lbs.
26  Classifieds / Wanted / Re: D44 front axle on: June 12, 2009, 05:35:32 AM
I always thought you wanted it the otherway around.  Your steering would be limited with a narrower front axle and large tires.
27  General Category / General / Re: newbie here on: June 09, 2009, 04:22:49 AM
I would say so since I've seen his truck in Cato off of Rt34
28  General Category / General / Re: Posting Video to Gallery on: May 14, 2009, 04:43:41 AM
Is there any specific video format,  or it will upload anything?  Most peoples videos are MPEG, AVI or MOV
29  Classifieds / Wanted / Re: IFS toyota rear axle on: May 12, 2009, 09:01:01 AM
Just wait untill you upgrade to a more agressive tire.
30  Classifieds / Wanted / Re: IFS toyota rear axle on: May 12, 2009, 04:41:27 AM
Ive seen more stock toyota axles blow apart than jeep.
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