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kaczman

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2002 Ford Explorer Sport Trac 4X4

My 2 Week Modification List:

Torsion Twist
Warrior Lift Shackles
Problem Solver Sway Bar End Links
Black Headlights
Black Side Markers
8K HID Headlights
3K HID Fog Lights
Tinted Tail Lights
Tinted 3rd Brake Light
Body Cladding Painted Black
Tow Hooks Painted Flat Black
Side Scoops Painted Gloss Black
Black Billet Grille
Custom Black and Chrome Ford Emblems
Factory 2 Piece Fiberglass Tonneau Cover
2011 Ford Edge Wheels Painted Graphite w/ Matte Clear
General Grabber AT2 32" All Terrain Tires
All Windows Tinted 15%, Windshield Tinted 50%
2 Way LCD Remote Start Pager
Pioneer F Series Navigation/Bluetooth w/ USB
Factory Integration with Pioneer Audiophile Subwoofer & Amps

Other Things I've done in the last 2 weeks since I purchased:
Complete flush of transmission, front differential, rear differential, oil and transfer case
Replace all brakes, all the way around

Enjoy!
 
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Thats fricken ill man.

Where did u find that grille!? I wanted something like that for mine
 
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I think i'm in love....
 
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Thanks guys. Grille here:

I just left the stupid side pieces off, and painted my side scoops gloss black.
 
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Noticed the calipers were on their way out. So I replaced all those, and I did all 4 Gabriel Pro Guard shocks while I was at it:

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I've also got a OEM tonneau cover and bed extender now. And I'm thinking about spraying the truck Flat Black next spring.
 
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OffTrac

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Haha, not even two months after the "finished" thread...new updates and new plans. I'll watch...:popcorn:
 
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Not flat black, go Satin Black, looks so much nicer.
 
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Flat black can be incredibly hard to do correctly, too. I've seen too many people try flat black and just look terrible. Done right, it looks great, but it's rare to see that.
 
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Man that is BAD A**! Did you have to use any spacers/adapters for the Edge wheels? What kind of paint on the cladding?
 
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Thanks. I used a 1" spacer to make up for the edge wheel offset.

I used "Paint For Plastic", gloss black in color.

Anyone have pictures of satin black vs flat black paint jobs? I diddnt know there was a difference.
 
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slick Trac!
 
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love the truck!

but need the console cover tweaked a little on the wrapping.

that's just me. sorry!
 
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Yeah, I got a replacement center console cover coming in.

Looks like I'm going to be doing a Flat Satin Gunmetal paint job this spring. I painted my girlfriends Tiburon I rebuilt this sick color - called Carbon Metallic. I wanna do it, but satin/flat finish. Stay tuned.
 
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paint it flat black. this way i can mod my truck to look like yours now lol

looks great.
 
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ordered 2 paint guns for a flat/matte dark gunmetal gray.

ordered a 3" body lift, and some 35" mud grappler tires.

more info to come ;-)
 
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Alright! Another ST on 35s in the making! Can't wait to see the results.
 
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:thumbsup: you 2wd?


edit: nvmmm, i just saw the pic lol.
 
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Since I have shackles and TT, will I need to do any trimming for the 35s if I add a BL?
 
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