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Forum: Vendor Market Place Yesterday, 06:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,523
Posted By Rzeppa
Had a cool project for one of our own....

Had a cool project for one of our own. Kurtnkegger has a power wheels 40, but it came with a goofy chrome bezel with a strip running across the middle where it doesn't belong. Now it would be one...
Forum: General Tech Forum Yesterday, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 173
Posted By Rzeppa
It is true that they check for the smog pump....

It is true that they check for the smog pump. They haven't checked for EGR whenever I've been tested even though it is part of the factory setup.

Part of the Air Injection System (AIS) is the Air...
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-15-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,369
Posted By Rzeppa
Yeah basically all I needed was enough to fit...

Yeah basically all I needed was enough to fit 33x10.5s without rubbing, which they gave me. Also I have to correct what I said about miles, I rechecked my mileage logs and I have put 45k miles on...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-15-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By Rzeppa
I have always had to run 1/4" spacers in the...

I have always had to run 1/4" spacers in the front of my 76 with my white spoke American Racing 15x8 steelies, but not on the drum front '78 FJ45 or the drum front '71 FJ40. I couldn't tell from the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-15-2017, 12:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,369
Posted By Rzeppa
Wow, talk about a thread bump! Only reason I am...

Wow, talk about a thread bump!

Only reason I am posting is that suspension work is fresh in my mind, finally got around to installing the OMEs on the front of my 60, two years after putting the...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-14-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By Rzeppa
Does anyone know if FZJ80 alloys will fit...

Does anyone know if FZJ80 alloys will fit 40/45/60 series applications?
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-11-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 166
Posted By Rzeppa
On my '71, before my 4 speed swap, I would...

On my '71, before my 4 speed swap, I would periodically just leave the keys in the ignition when I'd go to a store or whatnot, how many people would know what to do with 3 on the tree?
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-11-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 145
Posted By Rzeppa
Very nice cruiser trivia to add to the collective...

Very nice cruiser trivia to add to the collective - who'd have known this?
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-09-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By Rzeppa
Are there 4 tires/wheels in this offer or 5?

Are there 4 tires/wheels in this offer or 5?
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-08-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 408
Posted By Rzeppa
When my kids were first born, the family 1976...

When my kids were first born, the family 1976 FJ40 was our only car. They both came home from the hospital in it, their car seats strapped into the jump seats in the back. When they got old enough,...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-07-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,077
Posted By Rzeppa
It's definitely an awesome hospital with top...

It's definitely an awesome hospital with top notch staff, the nurses are so caring!

So what's the deal with Jolene's 100? I'll come over and take a look at it (thanks Andy for the pointers!), but...
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-07-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 422
Posted By Rzeppa
It's tough to prioritize the resto when I have 3...

It's tough to prioritize the resto when I have 3 other Land Cruisers that run and drive and always seem to have some project to do on them!
Forum: General Tech Forum 11-07-2017, 02:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 422
Posted By Rzeppa
Very nice work Frontrange, I tore my 1976 FJ40...

Very nice work Frontrange, I tore my 1976 FJ40 down to the frame in 1999 and am now about 3/4 of the way around the lake as they say. To see that some one else has taken longer is a motivator!
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-05-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By Rzeppa
I'm only seeing 3 in your sig line Jackson, I...

I'm only seeing 3 in your sig line Jackson, I know the 60 is gone.

Unlike a lot of non-USA cruisers in our club, this one's left hand drive. Certainly typical Canadian/Colorado rust, especially for...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-05-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By Rzeppa
Wasn't that the first year of 4x4 pickups, that...

Wasn't that the first year of 4x4 pickups, that were advertised as the "son of a Land Cruiser"?
Forum: Vendor Market Place 11-05-2017, 12:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,523
Posted By Rzeppa
Sure that would be fine! In fact I was planning...

Sure that would be fine! In fact I was planning on some major wrenching tomorrow, installing OME springs on the front of my 60. All my contact info is in the Rising Sun roster in the member's section.
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-04-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,077
Posted By Rzeppa
I went and saw Dan after work today, he looks...

I went and saw Dan after work today, he looks good. The plan is for him to get discharged tomorrow. Setbacks have been minimal and expected. Jolene was ordering dinner for him when I got there so...
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 11-03-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By Rzeppa
I believe a tree jumped out in front of him...

I believe a tree jumped out in front of him...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-03-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,077
Posted By Rzeppa
YAY! So glad you are already back on here! You...

YAY! So glad you are already back on here! You know we're all rooting for you!
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 10-22-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By Rzeppa
CUSP Work Day

Big thanks to Travis Rogers (honeybadger) for hooking us up on this!

We had two main objectives, one was to haul materials up to a staging area for other volunteers to use them for erosion control,...
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 10-22-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By Rzeppa
Big kudos for Tim in both organizing this and his...

Big kudos for Tim in both organizing this and his leadership. A couple things about how Tim handled this that stood out. This is how Rising Sun rolls!

Driver meeting: expectations were communicated...
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 10-18-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,161
Posted By Rzeppa
Absolutely, would love to see you Brian! And...

Absolutely, would love to see you Brian! And yeah, I forgot to mention the part where he asked me to pressure wash the underside of my truck.
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 10-16-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,161
Posted By Rzeppa
Had a good conversation with Jeff this evening,...

Had a good conversation with Jeff this evening, he had just gotten off the phone with Travis. I am 100% in, will be there with my one ton FJ45. One good takeaway from the conversion is that we are...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-16-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 469
Posted By Rzeppa
9/9

9/9
Forum: 4Wheeling and Event Staging Area 10-14-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,161
Posted By Rzeppa
IMHO, armor is less important than the nut behind...

IMHO, armor is less important than the nut behind the wheel - advice former RS Commander Rob Meredith gave me when I was contemplating whether to go on my first Cruise Moab in 2000. He said, "pick...
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