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    Holy 4x4 (4WD and 4WDLo dash lights flashing)

    Excellent ... Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you It worked and with any luck that is the end of that for a while. I tested it completely and it went into and out of 4WD and 4WDLo no problem ... Now to fix my tailight fuse that blew b/c of my...
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    Holy 4x4 (4WD and 4WDLo dash lights flashing)

    battery is disconnected as we speak -- a vacuum hose rattled off on the way home from work and set off the check engine light ... that I fixxed and am resetting the comp now ... We'll see.
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    Holy 4x4 (4WD and 4WDLo dash lights flashing)

    thank you -- i'll call the mech monday armed with at least some insight... thanks guys/site
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    Holy 4x4 (4WD and 4WDLo dash lights flashing)

    Please help -- someone must have had this before ... After towing my boat (and using 4WDLo to get her up the ramp) I noticed the next day that my "4WD" and "4WDLo" dash lights would intermittently flash about 3-4 times and then turn off ... about every 3 minutes?? they flash a few times...
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    Florida Explorer Club

    thanks jon -- i have a couple of days break and i wanted to check in ... thanks
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    Florida Explorer Club

    Cherry Bomb & bubba's 1. Thank you for the "props" -- whatever taht is ... I assume you like cherry bombs ... I LOVE mine. 2. Are there any pictures of Bubba's yet ??? I cannot wait to see. As you all know I have been out-of-town in trial and am not really very available (I wish I could...
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    Florida Explorer Club

    Okay, where is Auburndale???? Maybe I can pull off going and then heading over the Palm Beach to start trial Monday the 2nd .... Maybe .... and I will try ...
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    Florida Explorer Club

    Hey I can still fit a pinch between my cheek and gums ... unless the mouth cancer has grown a bit more since the last time I chewed ... :-) Just a scheduling thing -- I am beginning (and now preparing) a 3 month federal trial in palm beach county beginning April 2d ... I may become quite...
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    Florida Explorer Club

    Tell you what I'll just bring along my bloodhound and my fishing gear and my Everglades outfits ... I'll fit the part ... country boy at heart.
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    Florida Explorer Club

    okay finally found this thread .... where the hell is auburndale, fla??????? and do they shoot city-slickers?
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    no redline on tach of explorer sport?

    well have the 4.0 ohv w/ a 5sp and revved it up yesterday -- the limiter did not kick in at 5,200 RPM and it ran up to 5,500 before I backed it down myself ... anyone know why it kept going .... is the 5sp set higher perhaps???
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    Trying to help a friend

    Thank you for the input, but the truck is not actually running hot whe it reads it is and the thermostat has been replaced --- anyone else have a suggestion???
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    no redline on tach of explorer sport?

    I also shift at about 3,000 RPM and feel like $,000 RPM is pushing it ... BUT I used to ride a Harley Chopper that was built to drag race and used to shift that at about 3,000 too. Then one day I decided to "find the power range" on the chopper and when I hit about 4,500 RPM that sucker took...
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    Need some help guys

    hey jesus: didn't you put an ad-a-leaf on your sport a wile ago -- how is that holding up on he monoleaf -- any wearing problems??
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    Trying to help a friend

    Alright, my wife just called and a friend/co-worker of hers that bought a '97 Explorer Sport (6cyl; 2wd)) last Summer has the following problem. Any ideas: Okay she says that the truck came with a 30 days warranty when she bought it last Summer). After about 3 weeks of driving she...
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    questions about 95+ front diffy...

    yes, and thank you gerald ...
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    Non Explorer Question

    oil light will come on when ignition is switched on but oil pressure is low ... like when the car ain't running ... i think this have nothing to do with the oil change. get into any car and turn the key to on (not start, but on) the oil light will appear ... stalling will do the same thing...
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    questions about 95+ front diffy...

    Mav: Only three more questions: 1. Does anyone make a LSD for the '97+ front? 2. Is stock front/rear LSD or open? 3. So, with a locker in the rear I would have true 3WD, yes? Thanks, Bobby
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    Locker questions ... I know nothing and want to know something

    and i have read all i can find in the threads ...
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    Locker questions ... I know nothing and want to know something

    is anyone interested in explaining to me the following things: 1. If I am correct, a limted slip differential allows each wheel (on an axle) to spin at its own pace -- but limits wheel spin more than our differentials do now??? And a LOCKER locks both wheel to get totally equal power. 2...
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    questions about 95+ front diffy...

    sent my email to lund today -- hey maybe something will come of it. is anyone interested in explaining to me the following things: 1. If I am correct, a limted slip differential allows each wheel (on an axle) to spin at its own pace -- but limits wheel spin more than our differentials do...
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    Gas mileage improvements

    I beg to differ on the Tornadoe "ripoff." If you know anything about truly performance racing applications you would know that there is a solid aluminum insert that is threaded used in the intake to spin the air on intake. (see your local aftermarket dealer for specifics). That add-on is...
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    add a leaf

    by "back end" you mean the truck or the axle ... like am i dropping the axel as i did with the shackle install???? thanks, i am stupid also: how is the ride stiffness -- the main reason I wish to ad this leaf ..&.. is the leaf the length of the monoleaf or just about or what ..&.. how...
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    Flowmaster

    All I can tell you is it is a substantial difference and I can tell when I put the pedal down. My brother and friends cannot believe that all I have done is the K7N, tornadoe and the cherry bomb ... But I did the cherry bomb first and it was a major improvement ... The muffler guy says it...
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    add a leaf

    did you install it yourself or did you have a shop do it ... what is involved in the install and what was the price for the kit??
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