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Old May 17th, 2015, 03:33 PM
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Got the 3" intake snorkle powder coated and installed in its spot..
Why didn't you come in through the bonnet?
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Old May 17th, 2015, 03:54 PM
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Started to chase a bunch of rust. Removed the twice-patched floor, and then started to see how far the rust went. Here's where I stopped.

I welcome thoughts on whether to remove the rest of the floor, especially since a) I've got the replacement YRM piece to weld in and B) I need to figure out if I want to replace the outrigger or just slap on some 1/8" steel patch and then weld up the YRM bracket to fix the radial arm bracket.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 04:04 PM
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That looks like a master cylinder (clutch or brake) was leaking for a while and was never addressed.

-Jeff
From a bigger picture, it looks like water is getting in via the clutch master:
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Old May 17th, 2015, 05:19 PM
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Make sure you don't drop it or something while you're doing all those extra steps. Any more dents and it will be ready for the junk pile.
Are you calling my 130 a junk pile..????

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Why didn't you come in through the bonnet?
This truck is a right hand drive so the brake master etc is right there...I would have to go way too far forward..or sideways.. And this way keeps my air conditioning vents clear...(no a/c in this truck so that's the bulkhead vents....)
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Old May 17th, 2015, 06:35 PM
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Snapped shock absorber in VT ... with a bunch of cool people.
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Soapy water / KY jelly, etc. is is basically a must. Yes, good idea to remove trim panels - only takes 5 more minutes to do so.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 06:42 PM
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Snapped shock absorber in VT ... with a bunch of cool people.
Ouch! I hope the "million mile warranty" will apply! ;-)
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Old May 17th, 2015, 06:46 PM
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Ouch! I hope the "million mile warranty" will apply! ;-)
I only got them in November ... I dont expect any problems getting it replaced.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 06:50 PM
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Good deal. There's something I'll bet no one carries a spare of. What was the trail fix or did you just take it easy all the way home?
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Old May 17th, 2015, 07:08 PM
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A #16 rod and a set of cables? It kinda sucks that you even have to consider that sort of damage. What were you doing?
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Old May 17th, 2015, 07:09 PM
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Good deal. There's something I'll bet no one carries a spare of. What was the trail fix or did you just take it easy all the way home?
Trail fix was remove it. Brandon just managed to jump under it before Charles dived in. Both had 17mm wrenches working as I looked on in disbelief. It was off and we were rolling again in about 10mims due to needing to make camp before sunset.

Wasn't an option to take it easy. Even drove 150 miles home. To be honest you could barely tell it was missing ... The sway bar did double duty as a shock and now needs some TLC.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 07:18 PM
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Wow! You were definitely out there with the right guys!!!
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Old May 17th, 2015, 07:32 PM
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Snapped shock absorber in VT ... with a bunch of cool people.
That spot looks familiar.


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Old May 17th, 2015, 09:21 PM
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That spot looks familiar.
Very cool.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 09:56 PM
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Smooth roof w/ sunroof, new headliner and 4-point cage installed in the 90
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Old May 18th, 2015, 07:37 AM
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Snapped shock absorber in VT ... with a bunch of cool people.
Looks like that group shot is missing a few trucks.
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Old May 18th, 2015, 08:42 AM
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Smooth roof w/ sunroof, new headliner and 4-point cage installed in the 90
Photos?!?
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Old May 18th, 2015, 08:53 AM
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Here ya go Bill.....
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Old May 18th, 2015, 09:10 AM
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Old May 18th, 2015, 12:22 PM
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Real4x4 - That would be correct.
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Old May 18th, 2015, 09:33 PM
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Installed a safe under the tuffy box... False floor lifts up and safe lid is locked by a medeco lock.. 2-3 inches deep and about 8x12.. Holds passports, extra cash, important documents etc etc while travelling..
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