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Also Tony I found out you're a Giants fan on another thread.If you're gonna hate your own team at least pick a team one state over not two. I am watching the Giants game right now though, Loser. J/k bro I have to suck up I have a Bilstein rear shock question for you.
HA! I missed quite a bit today! Nicely done, and thanks for those O2 sensor shots...I think the weather next weekend is supposed to be reasonable, so I'll probably give it a shot then. I've got a good 22mm knuckebuster, but it's long (that's what she said) so I hope I have clearance to swing it.

How about that Giants game? Now it's on to the dirty birds. Hey, you NEVER know what can happen in the post season. I might be seeing you guys next month. Wouldn't that be some chit?
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Old 01-02-2012, 08:05 PM
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

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OOOOHHHH SHINY!

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Old 01-02-2012, 08:40 PM
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

Hey Tony or Aaron old buddy old pals I got these bags with my rear shocks that seem to have 2 sleeves in them. Do I use the ones in the bags or the ones already in the shocks? Damn instructions are mostly in German and they don't seem to mention this.I'm hoping one of you two "steiners" can help a future member out.

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Old 01-02-2012, 08:52 PM
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

Oooh...I don't remember getting extra sleeves. Mine came pre-pressed in. Maybe they are addressing the issue with a thicker sleeve? Are the bagged ones thicker?
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How about that Giants game? Now it's on to the dirty birds. Hey, you NEVER know what can happen in the post season. I might be seeing you guys next month. Wouldn't that be some chit?
I don't know bro,I'm just not feelin' it from my Black n Gold this year.I'm not actually sure how we got this far.Way too inconsistent and too many injuries. Oh well they're my team thick or thin. Would be a great game though.Your Giants were lookin sweet last night.We could kick a few back and harass each other all night
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Oooh...I don't remember getting extra sleeves. Mine came pre-pressed in. Maybe they are addressing the issue with a thicker sleeve? Are the bagged ones thicker?
I didn't open them yet cause I'd probably loose them..I'll check them out tomorrow and then pick your brain some more cause I remember you doing something different with bolts back there.There are already sleeves in the bushings now though. I'll post a few pics and you can let me know what you think. Thanks bud
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

It would be a great game...we already had the Pats and the Ravens in superbowls...I want something different.
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I didn't open them yet cause I'd probably loose them..I'll check them out tomorrow and then pick your brain some more cause I remember you doing something different with bolts back there.There are already sleeves in the bushings now though. I'll post a few pics and you can let me know what you think. Thanks bud
Sounds good...yeah, I got new shouldered bolts from my local Fastenal.
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

Mine did not come with anything extra, the sleeves were factory installed. My apologies for being no help whatsoever

Oh and I just noticed your addition to your signature "daves ugly green bump stop extentions" and got a funny look from my wife across the room as I actually LOL'd.
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Mine did not come with anything extra, the sleeves were factory installed. My apologies for being no help whatsoever

Oh and I just noticed your addition to your signature "daves ugly green bump stop extentions" and got a funny look from my wife across the room as I actually LOL'd.
Karen asked me the other day: Dave what are those ugly green things things you've been bitchin' about workin' on for the last 3 days and what do they do?
My reply was:I'm not sure but for all the work I had to do they're stayin
Her reply was: You are and always will be an idiot

Also my girls were out in the garage with me the other day and I was wondering what they were up to. Here is what they were up to.Turns out they inherited their Dads sick sense of humor.Little brats I love them so.

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^^ Women must all think alike in some ways, I read that thinking "Ive had a similar conversation with rachel!"

Nice window art can't wait to have little monsters of my own some day.
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Re: Damn Jeep (Dave's pitiful suspension upgrade thread)

Well guys here's what I have. Both sleeves in the bag are the same size and the holes look bigger. I'm hoping to be able to use the sleeves already in the shocks cause they are way beefier. The extra sleeves are also also the same length as the already installed top sleeve but shorter than the already installed bottom sleeve.Guess I won't know till I see how big the holes are in the rear shock mounts and how wide they are.What do you guys think?









Another thing that pisses me off about shocks that come with boots is they always give you that cheesy zip tie to hold the bottom of the boot on the shock.How long do they figure that's gonna last. Just long enough I guess.Do yourself e favor and get some ss hose clamps and put the screw in back.They look good and actually hold something

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