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Offline AZGeorge

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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #135 on: May 11, 2016, 09:46:50 PM »
oh gawd . . .

Well, I reshaped (nerfed) my nerf bars - now they look like bananas.  Dented the rear bumper fascia.  Scraped the nose.  Left two mud flaps on the trail - found one and picked it up.  Put a golf ball sized dent in the rocker panel.  Tested the skip plates numerous times.

So to clean 'er up a bit, I stripped off the remaining mud flaps, removed the nerf bars, and put on SasaSliders.  Don't know if he's decided on a name yet, so that's what I'll call them.  See pic . . .
2015 Pro-4X.  Crumpled skid plates.  Sasa Sliders. ARB front bumper+10K winch.  OME front suspension. ALCAN rear springs +400# +3".  Front bumper camera & live display.  Supreme Suspension Spacers. Molle panels.
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #136 on: May 14, 2016, 12:44:58 AM »
^ Thank you so much for uploading a high resolution picture! I get tired of looking at all these 400x600 thumbnails people keep uploading on my 4K monitor.

So those are the ones you mentioned in the slider thread...
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #137 on: May 15, 2016, 04:41:55 PM »
They are similar to one I was looking at, but Sasa made these.  Same materials as the one I was looking at.  His price was comparable, he installed them and I'm helping out a local entrepreneur.  Life's good.
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #138 on: May 15, 2016, 05:34:58 PM »
Sasa as in Stoic?

I like these a lot! I might ask if he wants to make another set...
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #139 on: May 15, 2016, 06:11:55 PM »
Sasa as in Stoic?

I like these a lot! I might ask if he wants to make another set...

Sasa and Stoic are two different people. Sasa is the crafty craftsman
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #140 on: May 16, 2016, 09:23:42 PM »
Modded my intake again.

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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #141 on: May 17, 2016, 06:58:46 AM »
I removed the 1.5" lift shackles and raised the front .75" since the front cookers had settled a bit. Now the X is a LOT more level with the TS and SOA. No pics because it was too dark by the time I was going to take them.

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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #142 on: May 17, 2016, 08:08:26 PM »
Modded my intake again.



I did that same mod a few years ago after ripping open that hose during Crown King. Good times. It's the one going into your air box, right? I think the OEM replacement only cost me $20 or something.

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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #143 on: May 17, 2016, 08:47:59 PM »
good times Rosie
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #144 on: May 18, 2016, 06:13:00 AM »
I had bought some Spectre parts and made my own Cai but the grommets failed under intense heat. I bought a new Oem version and yes it was like 20ish but it also isn't 100% oem. The whole thing is a soft flexible rubber.
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #145 on: May 20, 2016, 03:31:05 PM »
This past week. I have replace my intake hose with an OEM replica. I say replica because it wasn't exactly the same spec, but it fits, and is working like a charm.

Also, retaped a good portion of my engine wiring harnesses, and replaced some of the plastic looms, while I spliced/replaced/relocated the knock sensor.

Replaced the PCV valve. Easy fix and cheap part. However, had to go walk the aisle of hoses behind the counter at Autozone because whilst removing the old valve the hose disintegrated. There is no obvious part for oem replacement that I could find for today. The one I found worked, it was some random molded heater hose that I had to cut maybe a 1/2" off one end because it was too long.


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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #146 on: May 23, 2016, 05:40:22 PM »
Installed the P & P rear recovery points today!

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After: (keeping with my Blue and Orange theme)


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Beginning cuts:


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Finish side view:
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #147 on: May 23, 2016, 08:16:32 PM »
How are those attached? Nice color choice.

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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #148 on: May 23, 2016, 08:46:11 PM »
How are those attached? Nice color choice.

Bolted to the frame, and they come through the rear bumper. I used a dremmel to cut out the slits, and they come straight through.

Thanks! I am sticking with a black / blue / orange theme
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Re: What have you done to your X lately?
« Reply #149 on: May 24, 2016, 11:29:07 PM »
Looks good, keep it up!
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