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Old 06-04-2011, 02:13 PM
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Default New tires and torsion twist

Ok i got my new tires today i got cooper discover s/t 285/75/16's for 400 dollars off craigslist ,i will get my rims on the 9th and have the tires put on them then,the only thing is that i am going to do a torsion twist, i went to do it today and i couldnt get the bolts to turn at all the had a bit of rust on them so the guy that is my mechanic at work told me to get pb blast and spray on the bolts all week and we will twist it on friday so i hope that i am going to get that on,than all i have to do is do the bl and i am hoping i will have that done before june 16th when the pnw crew are having there meet that i am going to ,well i hope i can get the body lift done if i can find a place to do it i cant do that type of work on my truck here at my condo ,so if anyone in washington can help out that would be great
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Old 06-04-2011, 02:48 PM
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Pics dammit!! I like how you're thinking out loud though lol
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Old 06-04-2011, 03:19 PM
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lol i will get pics up when i get the tires on the truck
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Old 06-04-2011, 06:12 PM
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We need pictures!!!!
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Old 06-04-2011, 06:33 PM
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Slack ass, no pics!?
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Old 06-04-2011, 06:39 PM
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3 of the best on the forum just asked for pics, i suggest you put up pictures lol
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Old 06-04-2011, 06:50 PM
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The front end needs to be jacked up to remove the pressure from the bars.
I also disconnected the shocks to let the front end "hang" as much as possible.
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Old 06-04-2011, 08:23 PM
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let the front end "hang" as much as possible.
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Old 06-04-2011, 10:20 PM
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Default Re: New tires and torsion twist

ias soon as i get the twist done on friday and put the wheels and tires on i will put pics up i promise due to everyone saying i need bigger tires i have the tires just no rims yet but i will have them on friday also
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