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Jon And Sheri's Vitamin D Wagon

Discussion in 'Elite Explorer Registry' started by Turdle, September 11, 2009.

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    1. Turdle

      Turdle Freelance Stuntman Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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      But it didn't start out like this.




      We returned from our trip to Colorado Sept 2009 to find this waiting in the yard.

      It needs a few little sumthuns--but it is a great start I do think.
      Here is where we begin to take over the work started by trukmajik and dejello



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      updated pics ^^^^^how it was when I got it

      Now here is how it looks as of 4-1-2010

      got the wheels all shiny!

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      revised shock towers and more flex-Big thanks to Dkchrist for coming over to weld em in. I owe him big time!!

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      With a top

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      LED rock lights

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    3. Dan Whitaker

      Dan Whitaker One fast putty tat Elite Explorer

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      So it finaly found it's way home from Texas eh. :D
       
    4. blueka

      blueka Elite Pickler Elite Explorer

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      with the back chopped like that, it looks like my worst nightmare... a Dynasty... lol

      nice toy though


      Si
       
    5. 410Fortune

      410Fortune Snow Season Staff Member Moderator

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      dang!!! I replaced a thermostat in that truck at Moab 02 I think??? was this Truckmagiks?..... thats a GREAT start! that is an OLD ARB COMPRESSOR it likely has the early ARB lockers = they are good lockers just be nice to them, not sure they can be rebuilt anymore...

      conrgats! Now you dont HAVE to beat up Turdle :)

      Whats the plans?
       
    6. FROADER

      FROADER Moderator Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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      Nice! It has been a while since I heard about that thing.
       
    7. cybergasm

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      Then you have not been in the Chat lately then :cool:

      Glad to see you got it home finally Jon :thumbsup:
       
    8. Turdle

      Turdle Freelance Stuntman Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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      I'm not sure I know where to start, but hey, that's what you guys are for. :D
       
    9. cybergasm

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      hmmm maybe break out the tube bender and start working on the front Bumper ?

      does this thing even run and drive?
       
    10. celly

      celly disturber of the peace

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      HAH! I forgot about that truck since you told me about it when I was there. Have fun!

      Welcome home. Hope you and the Missus has a great time (and hi to Sheri from me).

      Cheers,

      Brad
       
    11. 97sprt4x4

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      THat's pretty sweet! i'm guessing the first things to do would be to make it either road legal if it's going to be driven.. or buy a trailer to make it a trailer rig. :thumbsup:
       
    12. gmanpaint

      gmanpaint Back in 5 minutes Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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      It needs a garage! Weather is kind of crazy in KS.

      2 off road rigs now? Bring it to SMORR next month, lets see what it can do :)
       
    13. section525

      section525 sextion525 Elite Explorer Moderator Emeritus

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      Cool, Jon! Does it have lockers? I'm not seeing any air line.
       
    14. Tbars4

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      ...Paint it....No wait..:scratch:.. it makes my X more unique since it's not white..:p:

      ...I'm glad to see you got a hold of a first gen finally...Now the real fun begins...:burnout:
       
    15. FROADER

      FROADER Moderator Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer

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      WTF? Turn the key drive it to some rocks and have fun... crazy guy. :)
       
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      That is an awesome looking rig. That should get you into trouble for sure. :D
       
    17. CDW6212R

      CDW6212R Hauls the mail. Elite Explorer

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      Nice, an big convertible truck. You needed more stuff to play with, and more parts to paint.
       
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      crazyflights Elite Explorer

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      great start!!! more pics please of track bar mount and radius arms
       
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      Peeing in my pants right now in excitement, some one get a catch pan.
       
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