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    Black interior project

    mine took me 20 min, but that's cause im sweet ;)
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    Black interior project

    Yea looks great dude!! i just finished the majority of mine, i just have to decide what to do with the seats and the carpet... im not hijacking the thread ;), but heres what i did: headliner, door panels, well you guys can figure it out im sure... :D and i got lazy in the back so i got...
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    Door Locks

    maybe i wrote my last reply hard wrong or something or maybe i misunderstood what you said it's not that it wouldn't stay locked, i dont know what you guys call it but the pin that comes up through the top of the door panel that you can see (up=unlocked, down=locked) i couldn't even push it...
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    well i got my new shackles today, 43$ shipped, they will give a little bit of lift, these are the ones i posted earlier... i dont mind that they lift because i always have at least 300lbs+ of crap in the back of my X. what you guys think? Yea I gotta go to the hardware store sometime this week...
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    Door Locks

    what im worried about though is this: with my driver side lock it used to be so "frozen from the cold" or so i think, that you couldnt lock the door even manually to save your life what if i unplug the actuator manually and then it "freezes again" then what am i sposed to, cause then i wont be...
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    synthetic oil Vs. Castrol GTX high milage

    i also was undecided about that but seeing as mine has 150k i went with the castrol, so far so good, i did my oil change the day after i bought the truck after i ran seafoam through everyway possible so i couldnt tell you if there was a dif in mileage or anything. nice and smooth though ;)
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    Door Locks

    can you detach the actuator from the lock? (i haven't look into this subject yet) if you can than ill just go to the junkyard considering my secret junkyard has 5 or 6 niiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiice 1st gens and a few 2nd gens too, are the actuators the same?? someone please explain how they work
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    Door Locks

    anybody know where i or we can get a write up on what x92explorer said?
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    Door Locks

    yea mine does the same thing except sometimes it gets so frozen that the power lock won't work on the driver side to the point where i can't lock it...period i tried deicer-ha ya right i sprayed some wd40 in there-couldnt tell a difference and then it warmed up and it worked but thats just...
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    2nd Gen Body Kit & Flares on 1st Gen

    I already have running boards on my eddie bauer, will the flares still fit on or do i need to take the running boards too. will it sit flush if i just use my running boards???
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    Door Trim

    could I do this on my 93? It gives it a cleaner look I think especially cause my truck is dark green and my trim is BRIGHT NASTY ASS HIT TEAL. I'm all for removal ;) My front and rear bumpers are pretty rusted. Do you guys think I should replace them chrome ones (they seem like they'd be...
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    Sound Proofing

    what are the best parts of the itnerior to remove and dynamat, what rattles the most? obviously the rear hatch what about the rest of the back area?
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    are they expensive from the dealer?
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    hey devil boy do you live near IU campus?
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    well i am in michigan, and we don't like to take care of our roads here, it's like offroading on salt and broken asphalt. there is no spare tire, and where can i find hardware that can support that weight??(besides ordering it online) we have usual hardware stores and autoparts stores, there...
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    Back Hatch Rattle

    how did you adjust the latch???
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    Rear Hatch Rattling..

    what are you putting the fat mat on? the edge of the glass or surrounding the weather stripping
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/FORD-EXPLORER-SHACKLE-LIFT-KIT-SUSPENSION-LIFT-1991-UP_W0QQitemZ230222168389QQcmdZViewItem?hash=item230222168389 is that it will this be straight?
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    OH MY GOD, thank god im not dead this is terrible!!!

    so i bought this truck last tuesday, and it was kind of dark when i checked it out... yea, i think i missed a little somethin somethin how hard are these too replace? anyone got a write up on the install?? please help!!!
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    Rear Hatch Rattling..

    are you talking about the rubber the glass rests on?
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    Back Hatch Rattle

    im also about to do this, i was thinking about getting an extra set of weather stripping and surround the old set with so instead of like this | (i know) it'd be like this || with the glass resting on top then i fill between the two with foam ("great stuff") the problem with this hatch is that...
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    Pics of Sub Boxes

    1000rms good enough for me
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    Rocker Panel Suggestions

    i've got the same thing wrong with mine but worse and behind both passenger side doors, i could probably fit my fist in the hole, i know im gonna use bondo either way but to back the hole so i dont have to use an entire container of bondo i was gonna retrofit some wire mesh to hold the bondo in...
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    Corner Light, switch lights?

    www.eautoworks.com - bulb fitment guide for every light on every car
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    Tune up hell! :(

    that's thing though, i reset my computer and i drove around for 20min every 5 min i'd stop at a parking lot and let it idle then id pop the hood and listen for vaccuum leaks. i used to flip cars all the time so regular maintenance was what i did everyday... i've never had an engine take this...
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    It finally happened!

    i just bought mine too 150k miles, only thing thats wrong is the rust, only two holes are on rear passenger side door sills (both sides) im gonna bondo that and wire brush the bumpers, my explorer is a dark blue/dark green i wouldn't say its teal.. does anyone know if any of those touch up...
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    Drivers Side Window Crank Skipping :(

    he said he took the door panel off and checked, i'd just get that repair kit if i was you, try lubing up the parts that you can get to
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    turn signal problems

    def. check your relays and you might have a loose ground somewhere
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    Only Hell My Explorer Ever Gave

    try running some seafoam through it, i know it won't completely fix the problem it could help though, how is your idle? you could clean the iac i would definitely clean the maf though, you should also see how dirty your throttle is, you might need a new tps
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    Wheel well and rocker rust

    you could also put some wire mesh over the hole and then put bondo on that i can't imagine what itd be like if detroit had safety inspections like that, no one would pass haha
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    Tune up hell! :(

    well when i woke up today, the engine ran perfect, (my power locks were frozen) they now work, no more rough idle or anything i dont even know but its great!!! thanks everyone for your help
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    Tune up hell! :(

    oh and one more thing, i do my wires one at a time
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    Tune up hell! :(

    ok, well i unplugged and replugged all the wires on the spark plugs to make sure they were on all the way, i triple checked the firing order, all the injectors are plugged in, and i took out all the spark plugs yesterday and made sure they are all good, which they are. bosch platinum 2's were...
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    Door Locks

    my car does the same thing except you can't lock or unlock the driver side door... period. the previous owner said "sometimes it gets sticky in the winter" i can't do it with the key or the power locks, i put some de icer in there but it didn't help, i think my actuator might be messed up too...
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    Tune up hell! :(

    So i just recently got my 93 eddie bauer and i figured today id do a tune up. I take out the old plugs and wires and install the new ones. I double check them... runs rough at idle.. i take them all out and put them all back in... still runs rough. I don't know what else to do, i don't have a...
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