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Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-17-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,228
Posted By rickcdewitt
I've always liked the amc 6's. Unfortunately this...

I've always liked the amc 6's. Unfortunately this one is showing signs of head gasket troubles and lifter problems(good oil pressure at least). Distributor shaft bushings worn out from muddy water...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-17-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,228
Posted By rickcdewitt
This is the jeep in question. Nothing fancy but...

This is the jeep in question. Nothing fancy but fun to hunt and fish and go adventuring in. I also fixed up a stock 98 4.0l auto tj that i gave to my dad for a hunting/fun rig. I could trade him out...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-16-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By rickcdewitt
Heres the specs a little late guys sorry. 97...

Heres the specs a little late guys sorry. 97 tj,4.0l,ax15 manual.

The one pic i saw of an lwn on ebay had an odd non symmetrical rear pattern. Don't know if its like the 6.6 in that theres an...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-16-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By rickcdewitt
True.cad drawings and a friend with a cnc mill....

True.cad drawings and a friend with a cnc mill. I'm being lazy i guess.

Few other projects to finish before it gets real cold but when its time to dump the 4.0l it'll happen in a hurry wether its...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-15-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,228
Posted By rickcdewitt
I'm not familiar with the trans length in those...

I'm not familiar with the trans length in those little trucks but it could be an issue without a rear stretch. Jeeps have always been limited there. Besides when you grow up with granny trans and...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-07-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,228
Posted By rickcdewitt
2.8l duramax in a tj?

So i was pumped up about the cummins r2.8 when the crate swap kits came out.but then i learned they have lots of issues and the block and possibly other parts are made in China!

Then i got to...
Forum: ZF6 Transmission 10-10-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,592
Posted By rickcdewitt
And when i rework my airbag mounts so theres room...

And when i rework my airbag mounts so theres room for the bars i will get back GJ:thumb:
Forum: ZF6 Transmission 10-10-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,592
Posted By rickcdewitt
my old lady can drive it,its ok. She giggles...

my old lady can drive it,its ok. She giggles every time she tries to get in with no side steps:thumb: think I'll keep her for a while. I just wish she wouldn't scream when the tires break loose at...
Forum: Smoke Signals 10-05-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By rickcdewitt
To my norcal friends- can't say i like where...

To my norcal friends- can't say i like where you're going since its probably true:( .1925 it just feels in bad taste to list tuning from guys who have,are,or are going to get the hammer dropped on...
Forum: Smoke Signals 10-05-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By rickcdewitt
I agree. As a practice it might help the last...

I agree. As a practice it might help the last holdouts for a little longer?
Forum: Smoke Signals 10-05-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By rickcdewitt
Removing tunes(from your sig)

Anyone else think it would be a good idea to take tuning out of their signature in light of recent events? Especially from where you got it?:popcorn:
Forum: ZF6 Transmission 09-27-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,592
Posted By rickcdewitt
Thanks for your feedback!I got some traction bars...

Thanks for your feedback!I got some traction bars to see if it will help but haven't had the time to weld them in. But I'm used to it now.its my passengers who think somethings broken

Edit: i like...
Forum: LB7 09-15-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 11,406
Posted By rickcdewitt
Top-mass air i think. ground post-harness...

Top-mass air i think.

ground post-harness going to wiper motor?

Black box-glow plug controller should have fat wire from dist box.

Small connector AC or coolant bottle?
Forum: Repower / Transplant 08-29-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,988
Posted By rickcdewitt
The truck sounds awesome in those videos. How...

The truck sounds awesome in those videos. How much of an exhaust was there in them? Just dp?
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-21-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
Aha,now i see.lol.it kinda looked like two...

Aha,now i see.lol.it kinda looked like two shackles?yeah i know that wouldn't make any sense
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-20-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
The ballistic joints do look pretty awesome. For...

The ballistic joints do look pretty awesome. For the price i think it'd be hard to beat the cognito economy kit. 1.75" tubes though.maybe add gussets?

As far as welding the center section to the...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-17-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
This kit looks interesting? ...

This kit looks interesting?

https://www.ruffstuffspecialties.com/catalog/AWKIT.html?gclid=Cj0KCQjwy97qBRDoARIsAITONTJHFS8s8sd9_vigbJLOJl5LGLatdB61Do2BLG5yehMJr9z5LXf4PtYaArkLEALw_wcB
Forum: LB7 08-17-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 11,406
Posted By rickcdewitt
:thumb: i like using a marker and a sheet of...

:thumb: i like using a marker and a sheet of cardboard with holes punched in it to hold things like fuel lines and pushrods,etc so they go right back. Works for lots of stuff.
Forum: LB7 08-17-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 11,406
Posted By rickcdewitt
I was just looking at my spare motor wondering if...

I was just looking at my spare motor wondering if that matters?
Forum: LB7 08-17-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 11,406
Posted By rickcdewitt
Compare to your old lines?

Compare to your old lines?
Forum: Smoke Signals 08-16-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,118
Posted By rickcdewitt
I once had a cop insist i was doing 130 on the...

I once had a cop insist i was doing 130 on the freeway while hauling a full load of wet carpet to the dump. I was able to convince him eventually that my truck wasn't physically capable of that...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-15-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
Whats going on at the front of that link setup...

Whats going on at the front of that link setup chase? Boomerang shackle thingy with a pivot in the middle?
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-15-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
Bd I'm thinking the angle from front spring eye...

Bd I'm thinking the angle from front spring eye to center of leaf pack bend point would be the one to follow for reduced bind.maybe johnny joints?

Limo driver i miss my black crew cab, rip! I...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 08-15-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,166
Posted By rickcdewitt
Traction bar design for lifted truck that flexes off road.one center bar or two out?

Hey guys I'm looking into making some kind of axle wrap control for my truck and could use some feedback on whether or not its a good idea to do a center ladder style bar with a shackle on our...
Forum: LB7 08-09-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 11,406
Posted By rickcdewitt
you'll have some annoying engine codes until you...

you'll have some annoying engine codes until you get efi live to turn them off
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