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Old 05-13-2012, 08:32 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

got the oil changed yesterday, was informed that my rear features are air and I could probably use their$ 250 fuel system cleaning service. I instead picked up a bottle of Seafoam and did 2/3 if the bottle in a 3/4 fill gas tank and did the other 1/3 in the vacuum line. I am pretty sure that had never been done before - had all sorts of white smoke!

As for the front lift, I can't get the bolts out that hold the strut to the lower control arm, and can't get the steering stud out either to fully drop everything. I've been soaking then with rust penetrator but nothing yet. Any suggestions would be great.
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Old 05-13-2012, 02:26 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Installed the Addco rear sway and some new endlinks! It took me a while to figure out how to get the stock sway out and the new one in, but after some man-handling, it's in! I'm happy to report my understeer is drastically reduced!

i cut my old one out with a sawzall lol
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Old 05-14-2012, 07:12 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Old 05-17-2012, 12:47 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

What do you guys think about picking up a used Rola rack for $80? Is there anything to be concerned about (Bent tabs from overloading, rust issues, etc.)?
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Old 05-17-2012, 12:55 PM
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What do you guys think about picking up a used Rola rack for $80? Is there anything to be concerned about (Bent tabs from overloading, rust issues, etc.)?
even if you bought a new one, I would recommend you seal it and then truck bed line it. so I would say take a look at it and if it isn't total crap then buy it and clean it up.
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Old 05-17-2012, 02:49 PM
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What do you guys think about picking up a used Rola rack for $80? Is there anything to be concerned about (Bent tabs from overloading, rust issues, etc.)?
awesome deal!! i'd pick it up if you didnt in a second. Just do what Lucas said and hit it with some bed liner
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Old 05-19-2012, 06:27 PM
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Installed my Rola Roof Rack with extension, and took a quick pic!!

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Old 05-22-2012, 08:14 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Got the front end of my lift installed yesterday (Daystar w/Bilsteins), and got my rear brakes replaced over the weekend.

Now I'm working on a lead for some 18" Sahara's but can't seem to find many pics of the combo to see if I really like those on the WK.
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