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Forum: General Tech Forum 11-15-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,384
Posted By OilHammer
My previous OME springs had the flat section for...

My previous OME springs had the flat section for the axles and the military wrap, but they weren't called "Dakar" either. I think they were a much better spring than the Dakar line.
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-14-2017, 10:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,384
Posted By OilHammer
Update: Caught my passenger front shackle just...

Update: Caught my passenger front shackle just right coming over an obstacle this weekend. Bent the main leaf 90d up right at the frame mount. I think the military wrap would have prevented this,...
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-06-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 41,416
Posted By OilHammer
I've been looking at those same lights. Do you...

I've been looking at those same lights. Do you think you can open them? I would like to take that black baffle and paint it silver so the lights don't look black when off.
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-05-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By OilHammer
What intercooler is that? I used a Volvo 240 in...

What intercooler is that? I used a Volvo 240 in mine and was nearly a perfect fit. Yours is spot on though.
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-05-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By OilHammer
That looks fun! I'm confused by your exhaust to...

That looks fun! I'm confused by your exhaust to the turbo. Custom manifolds?
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-05-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 41,416
Posted By OilHammer
GX470 rear airbag swap

Replaced both air bags in the GX470 yesterday in an hour flat. Half that time was spent getting the truck up on stands and the spare out of the way. Super easy!
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-05-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 20,057
Posted By OilHammer
NICE! Congrats all the way around! You could...

NICE! Congrats all the way around!
You could sell some Eddie Bauer with a few of those pics
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-03-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 224
Posted By OilHammer
Do not use POR15 tank sealer. I was a rep for...

Do not use POR15 tank sealer. I was a rep for them back in Atlanta. It fails in short order.
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-03-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 808
Posted By OilHammer
tanks

Ditto. Plus tanks have three other benefits:
1) If you run your output from the tank up high, the tank will function as a separator for oil & water that may get into the system.
2) If your...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-26-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By OilHammer
I might can take it to green river or between...

I might can take it to green river or between next month but there probably aren't many 40's out that way to hand it to, especially this time of year.
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-21-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By OilHammer
They have that. I just grabbed the first video.

They have that. I just grabbed the first video.
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-16-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By OilHammer
Tool storage

My HVAC contractor showed up this morning with a Veto Pro Pac tool pack. You guys ever seen these? Very smartly made.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=165&v=hKm7327KVMc

hKm7327KVMc
Forum: General Tech Forum 10-15-2017, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 334
Posted By OilHammer
I've found this site to have handy graphics for...

I've found this site to have handy graphics for all things lights. http://www.buildmyowncabin.com/electrical/wiring-a-house.html
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-14-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,107
Posted By OilHammer
Yes, it's an 08 with 90k. Timing belt and pretty...

Yes, it's an 08 with 90k. Timing belt and pretty much everything was already done. Always garaged, no kids in back, very clean all over. Only thing that might be off is the air bags. I've noticed...
Forum: General Tech Forum 10-11-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By OilHammer
That's essentially how they got us. My wife...

That's essentially how they got us. My wife would park on the street out front and leave her keys in the foyer of the house. Too far to unlock the car normally, but with the repeater, they opened...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-10-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 935
Posted By OilHammer
http://www.9news.com/mobile/article/news/crime/19-...

http://www.9news.com/mobile/article/news/crime/19-arrested-in-lodo-car-theft-ring-600k-in-vehicles-stolen/482001848
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-08-2017, 10:43 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,107
Posted By OilHammer
Forgive me father for I have sinned. It's been...

Forgive me father for I have sinned.
It's been over three years since my first confession and I have finally given in to my temptation.

Just kind of stumbled on it and the deal was good enough not...
Forum: General Tech Forum 10-08-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By OilHammer
Punks

Never can be too careful.
They opened my wife's car within a few months of her getting it. We figured out they can spoof the remote within x feet, so we started keeping the keys at the back of the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-29-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 20,057
Posted By OilHammer
Nice! Those cables and knobs look fantastic. ...

Nice! Those cables and knobs look fantastic.
You are making me feel bad for having a dirty 40. ;)
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-22-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,150
Posted By OilHammer
Finally had mine swapped yesterday. Overall...

Finally had mine swapped yesterday. Overall satisfaction: Meh. Not terrible, but a little disappointed in the quality of the glass itself, and the installer slipped and nicked the paint at the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 09-14-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,327
Posted By OilHammer
I don't remember them throwing rocks anywhere but...

I don't remember them throwing rocks anywhere but those gravel roads down in Utah. For city drive, they would be fine. If that's a direction you are going, you may want to drive mine again and...
Forum: General Chit Chat 09-14-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,327
Posted By OilHammer
Wha??? Man, I have dings in my front fenders...

Wha??? Man, I have dings in my front fenders from the underside! Not just rock chips, they look like upside down door dings. If you had an early 40 with those thick fenders they might be fine,...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 09-08-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3,755
Views: 374,408
Posted By OilHammer
That was just me of the tricks they taught us...

That was just me of the tricks they taught us back when I detailed cars. We used a can of rubberized undercoat for the fender wells to make them perfect black. I never did a frame that way, but...
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-08-2017, 02:03 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 20,057
Posted By OilHammer
Marco, did you rabbet the inside of the existing...

Marco, did you rabbet the inside of the existing glass so that your patch would "lap" over and still be flush, or is this basically just a bonded plug? You are making some great stuff! Also...
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-08-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,150
Posted By OilHammer
New glass

I guess I'm next!

ABRA Window guy showed up today to replace the broken one and before he even unloaded the truck, he checked my shield for rivets. He then proceeded to call the shop and hassle...
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