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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

You know Michael, that F-150 looks freaking sweet!

Looks in excellent condition in and out, rims are nice too. Only thing I don't like is the huge 'F-150' badge on the fenders, nothing a little dental floss and T&G remover won't fix tho...

What motor is in it?
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:21 AM
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You know Michael, that F-150 looks freaking sweet!

Looks in excellent condition in and out, rims are nice too. Only thing I don't like is the huge 'F-150' badge on the fenders, nothing a little dental floss and T&G remover won't fix tho...

What motor is in it?
Thank you!! I have new badges that look a lot better it has the 5.4 v8
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

replaced my right front door lock actuator, after finding out a set I ordered from someone on another board were for the rears. Took a run to a local junkyard and they have tons of WJs sitting there. Also learned that I need to use a torx driver not just a hex key that will fit LOL. I stripped 1 of the 3 bolts holding my driver's side front doro lock actuator in. Imagine that I got the others loose, and 1 presented a problem. Also at the yard stripped 1 of 3 on many doors, until I got a torx driver from a worker there, and was able to remove the stripped 1 also. Prolly shoulda just used his to removed the one on my WJ that I stripped. But gonna run to harbor freight tomorrow and buy 1. Definitely a tool I should have in my tool box
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Old 06-10-2012, 01:13 PM
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replaced my right front door lock actuator, after finding out a set I ordered from someone on another board were for the rears. Took a run to a local junkyard and they have tons of WJs sitting there. Also learned that I need to use a torx driver not just a hex key that will fit LOL. I stripped 1 of the 3 bolts holding my driver's side front doro lock actuator in. Imagine that I got the others loose, and 1 presented a problem. Also at the yard stripped 1 of 3 on many doors, until I got a torx driver from a worker there, and was able to remove the stripped 1 also. Prolly shoulda just used his to removed the one on my WJ that I stripped. But gonna run to harbor freight tomorrow and buy 1. Definitely a tool I should have in my tool box
A set of torx drivers are definitely handy to have around, I have used mine quite a bit working on cars. You never know what you are going to run into for hardware.
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My new(to me) 2005 F-150 Fx4- 73k miles, 1 owner







Sadly im letting my Jeep go... Time to start over modding lol ill still be around
Sweet looking truck!
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A decent torq set is essential working on these trucks!

Look forward to seeing what you do to this truck Michael! First stop, a full detail, then post pics!
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

You got that right...I got a set of torx drivers and a set of torx sockets. The only good thing about them is that if they rust or are frozen on, they are easy to drill out since the torx head is a nice starting point for a drill. Wherever it makes sense, I replace with stainless hex head. I broke so many friggin Torx head bolts and screws on my old Wrangler that I had just about converted the entire thing to hex by the time I sold it off.

Nice Ef Juan fiddy!!! I see you're sticking with silver huh? That looks EXACTLY like the one my buddy's got.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

My poor Jeep got a few rain drops on it yesterday goddammit....so the next thing I'm doing to my Jeep is giving it a bath when I get home tonight, and probably another coat of wax. Wax on, wacks off, wax on, wacks off....

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ah daniel san.. lol
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My poor Jeep got a few rain drops on it yesterday goddammit....so the next thing I'm doing to my Jeep is giving it a bath when I get home tonight, and probably another coat of wax. Wax on, wacks off, wax on, wacks off....
You got the wack part right anyway buddy
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Old 06-12-2012, 03:50 PM
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You got the wack part right anyway buddy


Always pickin on Tony... lol
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I can't help it Brandon. He leaves himself wide open It's almost like he's begging for it He knows I got his back though.
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