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Forum: Exhaust and Mufflers 11-03-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,613
Posted By sniper58
Re: Looking for Exhaust but not sure what to get

That's the system that I put on my 2011 Sport 4x4.
Went to a buddy's shop and installation took about 1.5 hrs (and 2 beer).

Sounds great except that I can't sneak home anymore. THE WIFE hears me...
Forum: Off Topic 12-20-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By sniper58
Re: What do you guys think about FluidFilm?

I use it on my guns. Works very well when out in wet weather.
Forum: Off Topic 12-20-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7,356
Views: 1,719,917
Posted By sniper58
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-07-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,515
Posted By sniper58
Re: Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar

Finally getting around to letting everybody know how the tires are doing.
I have about 15,000 km (10,000 miles) on them and they have only worn down 1/32" according the service dept at the...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 01-19-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,842
Posted By sniper58
Re: Is My Block Heater Working??

And I'm a Quesnelian.
Headed back to Fort Nelson in the morning. It will probably be colder up there.
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 12-03-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 15,998
Views: 922,872
Posted By sniper58
Re: What did you do to your ranger today thread

washed it, took the 2-way radio out, swore at the rock-chip in the windshield
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 12-02-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By sniper58
Re: At work

It is my own truck..................I make the payments (actually paid cash when I bought it)

It was below -30 degrees for over a week and once the first crack appeared, it just kept breaking out....
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 12-02-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By sniper58
At work

Well, Ford Ranger plastic wheel flares don't stand up to -35 degree weather and gravel roads. It took 1 week for my flares to look like this. Guess I'll pull the back flares off, wait until spring,...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 11-05-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,134
Posted By sniper58
Re: Need help sealing the deal with dealer...

Had the same problem a few years ago. I was looking to replace a 1981 F-150 SWB stepside with something newer.
Went to one of the dealers and checked out a 4 year-old F150. Nice truck, but the price...
Forum: Off Topic 09-20-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,271
Posted By sniper58
Re: how many ranger owners named CLINTON??????

That's me, too
I go by "Clint" most of the time.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-18-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,249
Posted By sniper58
Re: Proper Air Pressure

I'm running my Goodyear MT/R' s at 35 psi
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 09-18-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 15,998
Views: 922,872
Posted By sniper58
Re: What did you do to your ranger today thread

Put my mud/rock tires back on for hunting season.
Started getting it set up with VHF radio and light-bar for work. Gave the inside a wipe down
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-26-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,981
Posted By sniper58
Re: Anyone have black steels??

got these ones for my truck

Daytona Wheels, Goodyear wrangler MT/R with Kevlar tires LT245/75/16
Forum: Exterior Tech 08-26-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,448
Posted By sniper58
Re: Where can I find this grille?

about $100 in the new LMC catalogue that I just got yesterday

part # 50-9191

In chrome for $130
part # 50-9190
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 08-25-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,000
Posted By sniper58
Re: 2011 Recall

Back on subject........................got the switch changed yesterday morning. I didn't even have time to finish drinking my complimentary coffee and they were done. I could have waited around...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 08-19-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,000
Posted By sniper58
Re: 2011 Recall

Never got a letter, but when I had my truck in for 8000 km service on Wednesday, The Service Manager asked if they can have my truck on next Wednesday morning to change the switch.
Appointment made!
Forum: Exterior Tech 08-06-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,016
Posted By sniper58
Re: paint bumpers?

I'm going to do my wife's truck's bumpers with bed liner. The amount of sand an gravel used on the roads up here in the winter, paint doesn't last very long.
Forum: Off Topic 07-29-2011, 06:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,094
Posted By sniper58
Re: how do you guys blow off steam?

I usually head out into the bush or to the rifle range with a couple of firearms to release pressure.
It's amazing how much better I feel after sending a couple hundred rounds downrange at a...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-26-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15,998
Views: 922,872
Posted By sniper58
Re: What did you do to your ranger today thread

Found out that I don't have to take my truck to work next week, so I took the 10-ply tires and steel rims off and put the factory alloys/tires back on.

put my FRF decals on the truck.
Forum: Cleaning and Detailing 07-18-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,348
Posted By sniper58
Re: Windows

try a clay bar on them.
Watching tv last weekend and one of the shows did a segment on window restoration. They used a clay bar to smooth things out.
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-14-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,494
Posted By sniper58
Re: What is your trucks name....

My wife named mine Charlie when I was test driving it. Her Ranger is named Norman

Last name is Grainger, so they're Charlie G. Ranger and Norman G. Ranger
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-03-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,515
Posted By sniper58
Re: Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar

I'm 53 years old........................I drive like an "old guy". I'm also calculating for Imperial gallons. US gallons works out to about 21mpg

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Once I start putting lots of...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-03-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,515
Posted By sniper58
Re: Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar

55 only on the straight stretches. I slowed down a bit for the cattle-guards and corners.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-03-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,515
Posted By sniper58
Re: Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar

Mini product review:

Put 200 miles on the tires yesterday. 100 on pavement, 100 on gravel and trails.
The tires are relatively quiet on the pavement. Noisier than the stock tires, but no howling....
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 06-29-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15,998
Views: 922,872
Posted By sniper58
Re: What did you do to your ranger today thread

Got the new tires and rims put on today.
Wrangler MT/R w/Kevlar 245/75R16, steel Daytona rims
Put the Thule rack back on.

gotta go find a mud puddle tomorrow to try the tires!
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