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With most of the drivetrain done on the 93 LSXplorer (The Black Pearl), I am working on the front driveshaft currently.
The transfer case is a np241 (going to swap in an ECOBOX next year some time), the 241 uses a companion flange on the front output. I replaced a front driveshaft at work cause...
Another tid-bit of info for the group:
Procar racing seats will almost bolt onto the factory 1gen explorer seat rails.
Drill two new holes, and elongate the other two existing holes half a bolt width and they bolt in.
As far as where you drill your holes, depends on if you want the seat to...
Posting in case anyone else needs the INFO:
The Dana 44/AMG 20/Ford 8.8 share almost the same axle gear thrust washer as the 31 spline Ford 9 inch.
Found this out when I was checking clearances for my Aussie Locker in my 9 inch. I'm out of spec so I called Tech and ran some measurements with...
SO I guess the time has came early for my 5.3L LS swap on The Black Pearl!!
LET THE HATE BEGIN!!!
I have a buddy that is a drag-racer but started working for a shitty speed shop in the area and now he is burnt out from engines and all that; He is getting into guns and i have built a few ARs...
Well I am going to start documenting the diagnosis and repair, upgrades and modifications done to a new rig i acquired over the weekend on a 1000 mile trip to help out another forum member.
A little back story first.
Another forum member on here picked up this 94 Sport, 3.27 gears, 33x12.50...
Names Kurt. Ive been in here for years but I couldn't for the life of me remember my log in info. So I just made another account, and decided to go Elite.
I've got a 93 Sport, black with the standard ole 4.0 AT and 4x4.
I've got a 95 5.0 (f150),
NP435 (78 f150),
Dana20 (70 EB),