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Forum: General Tech Forum Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 653
Posted By jps8460
With my axles, drive flanges, SOA, and a Lincoln...

With my axles, drive flanges, SOA, and a Lincoln locked rear you'll have the cheapest fj40 crawler in existence.
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-24-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 78
Posted By jps8460
If your rotors are in "turnable" condition, you...

If your rotors are in "turnable" condition, you do not need to separate them from the hub assembly. The auto parts store will turn it as an assembly, and you'll be good to go with a new seal and a...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-23-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Posted By jps8460
Dome plateau, chicken corners, fins n things, and...

Dome plateau, chicken corners, fins n things, and elephant hill are all beautiful and can be done without body damage. E-hill and dome are two of my favorite trails to run and are a couple of the...
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 03-23-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 105
Posted By jps8460
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-22-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 653
Posted By jps8460
You're just a glutton for abuse.

You're just a glutton for abuse.
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-21-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
I took a more traditional route on the other...

I took a more traditional route on the other side.

One disadvantage of this method is that you lose your bearing preload and you also have the opportunity to damage a lot more bearings, seals, and...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-21-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
The first method is the "remove the entire...

The first method is the "remove the entire hub/trunion as an assembly.

In this method, it is not necessary to remove the caliper or the spindle nut. This is nice because it preserves your bearing...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-21-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Back In Action

I packed up the finished diff and moved onto my front axle disassembly.

I wanted to try and gather the pros and cons of the 2 different ways of removing a birfield.

I decided that I should time...
Forum: Land Use 03-17-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 237
Posted By jps8460
This is one of my favorite areas near Moab. I'm...

This is one of my favorite areas near Moab. I'm not a fan of permits either for the same reasons as you stated. I shared my thoughts as well. Thanks for bringing this up.
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-16-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Talked to ARB and Nitro Gear today about the...

Talked to ARB and Nitro Gear today about the above issue. They were not aware of this issue. They recommended I check to make sure that my CB's were correct.

Of course they all pointed fingers away...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-15-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Nice! I hope you have better luck with the seal...

Nice! I hope you have better luck with the seal housing. Are you doing and rd153 in an fj60 housing?

Are you reusing you gears?

Im anxiously waiting to see if I have the same issue with my front...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-15-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Tada!

Tada!
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-15-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Alright, back in action. Going to proceed with...

Alright, back in action. Going to proceed with the details on various specs.

My pinion depth shims ended up at .0567

I measured backlash in 12 places. For the first try (before I found out about...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-15-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Issues

Well, was buttoning up my diff today and found that the seal housing (arb piece that supplies air) does not fit.

Steve had the same issue with his as well. The assembly is off by about .100"

I'm...
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 03-14-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By jps8460
Slaughterhouse Gulch FSR 101 and 105

A friend of mine and me wheeled slaughterhouse gulch today (near pine junction).

As we entered we ran into 8 or so other yotas on their way out. Looked like a fun group!

We ran it counterclockwise...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-13-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 1,915
Posted By jps8460
I wouldn't hesitate to secure a better crank. If...

I wouldn't hesitate to secure a better crank. If the opportunity exists to rid yourself of the one that has a broken key way, I would take it. With the way 2F cranks are made, grinding rods/mains way...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-13-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By jps8460
I would, but I have 140 tickets and not much time...

I would, but I have 140 tickets and not much time to deal with them. 7 nights 20 tickets each night. I might try to part them out if we have no luck with selling them as packages.

I would be willing...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-13-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By jps8460
We cut the staring bids by about 60%. Looking for...

We cut the staring bids by about 60%. Looking for offers.
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 03-12-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By jps8460
Full 20 person suite (#28) for Garth Brooks or Stevie Wonder

Hi All,

I thought I would throw this up here. My company is selling packages from our suite to Garth Brooks concert. I have them all in my hand, so no "do this do that" stuff.

Package would...
Forum: General Chit Chat 03-11-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 250
Posted By jps8460
Welcome! Enough of the chit chat.......lets see...

Welcome! Enough of the chit chat.......lets see some pics of this bad boy!
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-11-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Hi All, I knew that my little spanner wrench...

Hi All,

I knew that my little spanner wrench wasn't going to cut it for my final install and it was banging up my ARB nut.

I took a peek at Zuk's tools (http://www.gearinstalls.com) for inspiration...
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-10-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Woops I was confused. I meant the entire axle...

Woops I was confused. I meant the entire axle housing, not the just the 3rd housing.

I'll probably just painter up with rustoleum or POR-15. :thumb:
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-10-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Nice are they for the guide bushing? That would...

Nice are they for the guide bushing? That would be sweet!
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-10-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Also, we need to make a couple tools. A welder...

Also, we need to make a couple tools. A welder would be handy. I need to weld up a spanner wrench for the ARB side, My little guy isn't cutting it and has marred up the ARB ring pretty good :(
Forum: General Tech Forum 03-10-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 888
Posted By jps8460
Swing down and help me "Practice" on my front...

Swing down and help me "Practice" on my front diff :D It's actually kind of fun....I know that sounds weird, but I like things that require patience and being a little tweaky.
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