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Forum: Northeastern Region 06-15-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,436
Posted By Rpker
Re: Any peeps from Maryland?

Charles county for me
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-19-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,936
Posted By Rpker
Re: Drivetrain popping sound

Does it by chance have a two piece drive shaft with a carrier bearing?

Watch this video at about the 5 minute mark and listen to the sound that little shield makes when he starts playing with it. ...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-08-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By Rpker
Re: Differential question

No worries I have IFS and it was stupid easy to drop the diff. The hardest part is you have to separate one of the steering knuckles to pull a cv shaft. Once you have one side out then it is three...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-07-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By Rpker
Re: Differential question

I need to call spicer about the preload for an original bearing the only spec I have found in writing so far was for a dana 44 (10-20 in lbs).
For new bearings on a dana 35 it is 15-35 in lbs for...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-07-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,024
Posted By Rpker
Re: Difference Between Pausi and Limited Slip

They are the same thing...

"Posi" traction is a Chevy/gm brand name for their LSD (limited slip differential)
Ford has "trac-lok" LSD
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-07-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By Rpker
Re: Differential question

Yeah it would be WAY easier if the diff had the yoke on it when I pulled it...havin a ford ain't easy!

The 470 ft lbs is from the dana/spicer service manual. The actual spec says 250-470 ft/lbs...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 05-07-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By Rpker
Differential question

Long story short I am replacing my front diff with one I pulled from a wrecking yard. (Its a dana 35/194). The one I pulled does not have a yoke pinion on it. I am planning on either pulling the yoke...
Forum: How-To Submissions 05-04-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 34,972
Posted By Rpker
Re: Upper control arms and Lower Ball joints - 98-00/01+ 4x4. 2WD Also.

By process of elimination...
No play in either cv shaft
In 4wd no clunk when backing and turning
Cv boots both in good condition on both sides...

Probably not a cv shaft


No play in the...
Forum: How-To Submissions 05-03-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 34,972
Posted By Rpker
Re: Upper control arms and Lower Ball joints - 98-00/01+ 4x4. 2WD Also.

Finally got them off....went with a bigger breaker bar. Only problem is I still have the grinding noise in the front end. It's there going straight and turning right. Goes away when I turn left and...
Forum: How-To Submissions 05-02-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 34,972
Posted By Rpker
Re: Upper control arms and Lower Ball joints - 98-00/01+ 4x4. 2WD Also.

Did both upper and lower control arms and added rancho shocks on my truck (drivers side yesterday and passenger side today). What a pain in the keister! I still have a bad wheel bearing that I need...
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

So I wonder if the army is going to bother going back to page 665 to find out who he really lost too...


Winner
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Wow...did realize it was such a big deal
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Just noticed that one....the question was more "what does 'recon' mean to you? Truck parts or marine?
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

SoMD...Charles county

Not very deep at all....winning is a very shallow thing
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Chuck county....
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

What's "recon" mean?




Winner!
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Dang this goes fast
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Last 2 posts...
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

I guess I can live with that...
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

You're not Army are you?


Oh yeah, nope!
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

So I had it for 10 minutes and some army ground pounder GINGER takes it from me???

Screw that! Go Navy! BEAT army

:rofl:
Forum: Audio / Video 04-28-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,208
Posted By Rpker
Re: CB Radio, install options & prizes.

Nice job!

I'm thinking about getting a compact maybe a uniden pro 510. There sure isn't a lot of room inside the cab.
Forum: Audio / Video 04-28-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,208
Posted By Rpker
Re: CB Radio, install options & prizes.

Lots of good info here...just curious about what people have done for mounting options in the cab though
Forum: Off Topic 04-28-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15,661
Views: 278,470
Posted By Rpker
Re: Last post WINS! III

Can a NooB win?
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