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    SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    backstory. clock would not keep time, rear signals would be possessed and simply come on. The second reason was the impetus of what's next, but I fixed the other problem as well
    wiring is not something I enjoy



    why didn't I add 6" to that loom? smh... lurnin'



    and reinstalled... and it works, now to reprogram

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    starting the day with something simple... replacing an alternator

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    what is "some I'll probably never use on my '40"

    answer



    the 2" die, that is... but cool anyway

    what I will use, though, battery tender



    in that vein, did a bit of rearranging, didn't need double batteries anymore



    I can use them in the Jeep for the new setup, so I went with a single (which I may move to the front and add an accessory tank in the back to help with its abysmal range)



    in the jeep



    jeep is also useful for teaching dog to jump into a car because it's much shorter


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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    to wash the terrible taste of working on my wife's Jeep out of my mouth.... I worked on this a bit too

    now it fits, fully assembled

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    Time to fix an issue. If you turn the flow off to the heater, the truck will overheat. The fix is a bypass that opens when the heater valve is closed

    the lines

    installed.... probably should have got the 5/8" line but this worked with a bit of heat

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    and time to start training Luigi to stay in the vehicle until it comes to a complete stop

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    I was so afraid I'd have to get rid of Luigi if he didn't match my '40.... thankfully, it's a perfect match

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    Late but top off

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

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    other then leaky, there's nothing wrong with it

    so glue it and put it back together.


    my plan is still the NV4500, but I have several things that need to be done now and this is drivable and useable. I do need to figure out where I put (for safety) the tuning computer... but outside of that.... time to use it again.

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  • SuperBuickGuy
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    back to this
    I have no idea what's leaking..... dried it off, hopefully it'll start dripping again tonight


    not from the usual seals


    I wonder if this was my squeak...



    hopefully I can get this apart enough to order parts and get this done... to recap, I'm putting an NV4500 in

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  • Captain
    Superhero BangShifter

  • Captain
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    Originally posted by SuperBuickGuy View Post

    if you had as great of legs as we do, you'd hang it out there too.

    you're welcome
    For My Sammy,
    Getting the Doors off is a Real Chore, But, that "Highway Peg" is so I can be Ready to do a "FOOT PLANT" on the Rock
    you are coming up against, And Push Off, too save those Mall Crawler Chrome Rock Sliders You just Put On......LOL

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  • SuperBuickGuy
    No Life Outside BangShift.com

  • SuperBuickGuy
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    Originally posted by cstmwgn View Post
    Hey Aaron, pardon me for asking a stupid question but I need some help with Jeep etiquette.

    Not sure if this in gene pool, socioeconomic, geographical or ????? related

    Why does it seem to be a requirement for the driver to hang his left leg and foot outside the body while driving down the street?
    if you had as great of legs as we do, you'd hang it out there too.

    you're welcome

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  • cstmwgn
    Wagon Master

  • cstmwgn
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    Hey Aaron, pardon me for asking a stupid question but I need some help with Jeep etiquette.

    Not sure if this in gene pool, socioeconomic, geographical or ????? related

    Why does it seem to be a requirement for the driver to hang his left leg and foot outside the body while driving down the street?

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  • SuperBuickGuy
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    half my order is here....


    now to get the clutch kit and just a moment of time. That said, I may outsource the heavy lifting (literally)... we will see

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  • Captain
    Superhero BangShifter

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    Love the "Iron Worker's Spud Wrench"

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