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Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-25-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,691
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Drop-in Lockers

Eh, yeah, Lock-Right is the only one that makes a drop in locker for a 28 spline but it costs double what the same locker for a 31 spline costs. I could buy an explorer axle (31 spline), get the...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 08-20-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,702
Posted By Krogoth
Re: off roading tips for begginer

Always go with a friend. The 3 times Ive gotten stuck all I needed was someone to pull my truck back a hair. Also, alll three times I got stuck I learned alot more than the time I spent wheeling.
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Forum: Electrical Tech 08-20-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 689
Posted By Krogoth
Re-wiring the rear lights.

Ok, heres a lil background before my question. I want to make a tube/cage style bed for my Ranger. In the meantime I need to replace my rear brake and signal lights. How would I go about wiring up a...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-20-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,691
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Drop-in Lockers

Well I need to figure out if my Ford 8.8 is a 28 spline or 31 spline axle. I have the suspicious feeling from what little bit of Google-Fu Ive done that Ford Rangers have 28 spline 8.8's and I can...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-20-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,691
Posted By Krogoth
Drop-in Lockers

Hello everyone. Was wondering if anyone around here has used any of the so called "lunchbox" drop in style lockers. Lock-Rite, Aussie, or Spartan are the three brands I know of.

Was thinking about...
Forum: Project Logs 06-10-2011, 11:22 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,381
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Biltrites sas build thred

This is exceptionally helpful information. Thanks a ton. Should have considered the driveshaft issue. Still learning here. Luckily there is much saving to be done which means plenty of time for...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 06-08-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,565
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Badging 101, Ranger is next....

Most people dont understand what this is. Ive tried explaining to a friend of mine that the Lincoln luxury pick-up is just a renamed F-150 with luxury options. She told me I was full of shit.
Forum: Suspension Tech 06-02-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,646
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Dana 44

Bump. Anyone got any info?
Forum: General Tech 06-02-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By Krogoth
Re: 60k Service

I clean my air filter pretty regularly. Or try to at least. Its washable. Definitely a tire rotation though.
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 06-02-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 745
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Rear diff question.

In a related question, are there different fluids you can use to change the characteristics of your differential? I know it works like that in R/C cars but want to be sure 1:1 is the same way.
...
Forum: General Tech 06-01-2011, 11:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By Krogoth
Re: 60k Service

Im not worried about "extreme". lol. I have a 4.0 SOHC V6 in my truck. Its a gas guzzler!

That stuff looks easy, if a bit time consuming. Well everything except inspecting/changing the timing...
Forum: General Tech 06-01-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By Krogoth
60k Service

Hey everyone. My truck is approaching 60k miles and I was originally planning on taking it to the local Ford dealership and having them do the service.

Here lately though, Ive been considering...
Forum: Project Logs 05-30-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,381
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Biltrites sas build thred

Holy smokes. This is amazing. Where did you pick up your Dana 44?

Im planning on doing a SAS in the future and theres a 1979 Jeep Wagoneer front 44 available that Im wondering if I should snatch...
Forum: Suspension Tech 05-29-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,646
Posted By Krogoth
Dana 44

Can anyone tell me about Dana 44's and would one be good enough to serve as the front axle for a Ranger in a SAS?

I have found one on sale on craigslist and I am considering snatching it up to...
Forum: Exterior Tech 05-28-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,568
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Modding/Cutting Fender Wells

This will all be very helpful. Thanks much.





Very helpful pics bro.


And to everyone thanks for your help. Nothing is set in my mind yet but Im feeling out my options right now. Getting...
Forum: Interior Tech 05-28-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,968
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Jegs Rollcages

Beg your pardon?
Forum: Exterior Tech 05-27-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,568
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Modding/Cutting Fender Wells

Ive seen it done too, not in person yet. Im just wondering what it will take to make it look clean and keep stuff out of the engine bay like the stock wheel wells mostly block stuff out.
Forum: Interior Tech 05-27-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,717
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Custom Center Console

I tried starting my truck today but it wouldnt even turn over much less click. Opened up the hood....ounce of weed stuck in the starter!

No wonder!
Forum: Interior Tech 05-27-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,717
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Custom Center Console

I like that center console. Got any "blueprints" for it?

And a full custom dash would be badass. In depth projects like that are the reason Im interested and keeping an eye on craigslist for an...
Forum: Interior Tech 05-27-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,968
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Jegs Rollcages

The main thing about that kit that irks me is the fact that its for older Rangers, and Im not sure its for an extended cab. That being said Im sure me and my friend can make it work and make it work...
Forum: Exterior Tech 05-27-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,568
Posted By Krogoth
Modding/Cutting Fender Wells

Has anyone cut or trimmed their fender wells for more clearance? Not too worried about aesthetics but Id like to fit slightly bigger tires for ground clearance but Im not too into body lifts at all,...
Forum: Interior Tech 05-26-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,968
Posted By Krogoth
Re: Jegs Rollcages

Welding isnt what Im worried about. Bending the tube and such is something Im a little worried about. Not a big budget here though the project wont be happening anytime soon anyways.

I know a...
Forum: Interior Tech 05-26-2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,968
Posted By Krogoth
Jegs Rollcages

Does anyone have any experience with Jegs rollcage kits?

Im looking at options for getting my '06 Ranger cab caged before I do anything else to the truck.

The kit in question: 10-point cage...
Forum: Exterior Tech 05-24-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,479
Posted By Krogoth
Re: CB Antenna

I ran mine though the passenger side door, where the cables for the door leave the cab, through the front body panel then under the frame to the back of the truck.

Hopefully that makes sense, if...
Forum: Interior Tech 05-22-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Krogoth
Re: OHC install issues.

I had considered that was the problem. Me and my friend tried putting wood above the bracket but that didnt work. Maybe Ill move the piece of wood and see what I can do.

Right now I cant be arsed...
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