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Old 09-24-2019, 10:46 AM   #81
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might look into a grundy policy on the ranger and the rivi, that should help.
I'll do it on my lunch break.
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:47 AM   #82
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I pay 300/yr for full coverage on the mustang and my f100.
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:52 AM   #83
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Just personal opinion here, but I think it would be a waste of effort and money to put 500hp in that thing. It’ll still be a land barge. Just enjoy it as a cruiser and let something that’s 1000lbs lighter be for performance.
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:55 AM   #84
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Just personal opinion here, but I think it would be a waste of effort and money to put 500hp in that thing. Itíll still be a land barge. Just enjoy it as a cruiser and let something thatís 1000lbs lighter be for performance.
that's a good point.
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Old 09-24-2019, 01:17 PM   #85
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Just personal opinion here, but I think it would be a waste of effort and money to put 500hp in that thing. Itíll still be a land barge. Just enjoy it as a cruiser and let something thatís 1000lbs lighter be for performance.
This is why I vote turn it into a lowrider or old school Kustom.
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Old 09-24-2019, 02:26 PM   #86
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If I did a "lowrider" it would be a bagged car with full size tires and white whalls or something retro on air ride. I'm not a 13" wheels with lace paint kinda guy.
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Old 09-28-2019, 08:25 PM   #87
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this weekend has been awesome. Cars been doing great plenty of reactions, and love for the car. One real cool part was when I took the car to ridetech to get weighed and they made a contest out of it. lol

by the way it scaled at 4,555lb

man, I'm so ready to work the rest of the bugs out of it and just really enjoy it as a solid car.
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Old 09-30-2019, 04:52 PM   #88
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Very cool! You need to ditch the Bush sticker in favor of a Nixon-Agnew sticker though.
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Old 10-01-2019, 07:19 AM   #89
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Very cool! You need to ditch the Bush sticker in favor of a Nixon-Agnew sticker though.
Only reason it's still on there is because my grandpa put it on there 20 years ago.
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Old 10-01-2019, 07:41 AM   #90
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So I' fairly certain I found my wheel for the car. Now I just need to pick a size. I'm looking at maybe a 17" staggered fit, like an 8' wide in the front and a 10" in the rear. Coolcat has a wheel fitment tool he's going to let me use to really flush things out. Plan for now is bags, wheels exhaust, then enjoy.




http://us-mags.com/wildcat-u727-w-11243.htm
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Old 10-01-2019, 07:41 AM   #91
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Only reason it's still on there is because my grandpa put it on there 20 years ago.
Ok, that’s pretty cool.

And those wheels are rad. Nice choice.
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Old 10-01-2019, 07:51 AM   #92
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Ok, thatís pretty cool.

And those wheels are rad. Nice choice.
I'd like to still rock a white wall with the bigger wheel, but think thats going to be pretty hard to do.
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Old 10-29-2019, 09:00 AM   #93
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Save this company's info for future use. They might have the hard to find "widget" you are missing.

https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/pt...004096527.html
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Old 10-29-2019, 12:36 PM   #94
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Save this company's info for future use. They might have the hard to find "widget" you are missing.

https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/pt...004096527.html
DAMN! I wish I'd have found that first.
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Old 11-05-2019, 08:09 AM   #95
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Been so busy with work and the family, I've had to put most of my hobbies on hold. When I get a little free time I end up having to pick one over the others to have a little fun. Well Sunday morning I came up with a plan to have double the fun and loaded the Buick up with my rc gear and took a drive to the field. I think the car and the planes got jealous though... The car kicked my ass with a plugged fuel filter, then a few miles down the road a cut fuel line. ended up showing up to the field smelling like gas and dirty. then once there I was letting a friend fly one of my planes and he had a fly away. took over an hour to find the thing. all and all despite everything I did in fact have a great time. I think I'm going to have to do this more often.



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Old 11-06-2019, 03:34 PM   #96
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Nice!
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