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Old 12-18-2011, 07:30 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

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Ooooo it has started!!!
Yessir!! It has begun!!!!

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Old 12-18-2011, 07:41 PM
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Old 12-18-2011, 11:04 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Yeah yeah, working on it Nate! ;p
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Not fast enough!
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Old 12-19-2011, 10:39 AM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Hey Tosh! I just read through your entire build thread, I don't know how I've missed it in the past. Awesome build, man! I'll keep following...
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Hey Tosh! I just read through your entire build thread, I don't know how I've missed it in the past. Awesome build, man! I'll keep following...
Thank ya sir!
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Progress report: My buddy welded up the crossmember for me tonight. I got home around 10 and proceeded to tear apart the front end. 2 hours down and the only thing left to drop is the diff and lower control arms. I set the old strut/spring assembly next to the new strut/spring/SL spacer assembly. Lined them up clevis mark to clevis mark and the SL setup is a good 3"+ taller. I'm sure the different spring rates and the new oem springs will settle but Damn! Anyways onto the pics!

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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Nice progress! What was your secret to dealing with that Clevis bolt?
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Old 12-20-2011, 10:21 AM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

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Nice progress! What was your secret to dealing with that Clevis bolt?
The secret is having the front end apart frequently lol. I anti-seize the shit out of those nasty rusty bolts.
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holly crap! are those spacers at the top of your struts??? Man they are way bigger than what you originally had... is that what SL does to get the extra lift out of the front end?
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Yea.... That and lowers everything down so that the angles don't mess stuff up.

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^^^^ Yup!
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