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Sedona is very scenic, but its filled with hippies and "artists" so its expensive. I looked at property there and in the area before deciding on Kingman area. There is a community just to the east of Sedona, Munds Park, where its more like Arizona pricing for property but it snows all winter there. Sedona is a great place to visit for a week or so and run the trails, see the sights and get the heck out.

Just there for the scenery. We were going to do a horseback ride, but the oldest chickened out. We may have too come back, just me and the wife at a later date.

Been visiting everything in the area with the family. Sedona, Montezuma's Castle, Petrified Forest, Metor Crater. We're going to go visit a few more things before heading for home. Been staying in Flagstaff, which is nice a cool to come back to.
 



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If your kids want to ride horses, I know someone who has two of them in San Diego.

Flagstaff is a cool town, but its the Arizona version of San Francisco or Austin.
 






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Well made it home from our family trip...but just made it. About 100 miles from home after stopping for lunch, the dash lit up like a Christmas tree. Check engine, and a wrench icon I have never seen before. Limped it home on low power. I was having to shift the trans manually in sport mode, because it didn't know what to do.

Plugged in my Forscan, and looks like I lost the Turbo. She is still under the power train warranty, so over to Ford she goes and we'll see what happens.🤷
 












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Reset the computer, and truck seems fine. It just had low boost, so it went into limp mode. I think it just got to hot. Towing up grades, in 115* and a light bar probably restricting air flow to the intercooler, I think was just to much. I'll have to work on the air flow if I plan anymore summer time desert crossings. Maybe a easy remove light bar.
 






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I just love mine. 2020 Lariat FX4 Screw. Only problem is that she is black with black leather. A little warm.
She wheels awesome , runs the highway fantastic. Have a bed cover on her, and a K&N drop in. Also have the Superlift leveling kit, just need to put it on.

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About a week ago I started having a sound like low brake pads with brake squeal. I thought it was a bit early for that at about 42k on the truck, but since I tow and use to sit in a lot of bumper to bumper LA traffic, I just excepted it.

When I pulled the brakes apart for the first time ever, I found tons of pad still left. Then I found on the driver front a groove in the inner pad, and a piece of metal fell out.

It turns out one of the clips came apart and got jammed in between the rotor and the pad. I now have a deep groove in my rotor.:mad2:

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if it's not pulling, shaking, or doing other things other than brake, just run it.

Otherwise, it's new pads and a rotor.
 






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I'm just running it for now. It's not acting weird and it's quiet.

Unless I upgrade to Power Stop, other than factory, there is not much available as it's just to new still.
 












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Just one? He's kinda lacking there..
 






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Just one? He's kinda lacking there..
Yes, I'm just going to have it as a cool spare...not even put a wheel on it. Pretty cool huh 😎


I have to wait for lugs and the hub centric spacers to get here before I can mount...."all 4"🙄
 






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Yes, I'm just going to have it as a cool spare...not even put a wheel on it. Pretty cool huh 😎


I have to wait for lugs and the hub centric spacers to get here before I can mount...."all 4"🙄

Hopefully, before the 2022 Christmas..

I was looking at something like these for the Heep..
 






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Hopefully, before the 2022 Christmas..

I was looking at something like these for the Heep..

Oh it will be here next week. PM me what you need, and I'll see what I can do through work. 😉
 






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I like those wheels.

I keep looking at beadlocks, then decide I don't need them, then keep looking...
 






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I like those wheels.

I keep looking at beadlocks, then decide I don't need them, then keep looking...

I have a list of things like that. I come close to pulling the trigger then tell myself, no I don't really need that.:banghead:
 



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I like those wheels.

I keep looking at beadlocks, then decide I don't need them, then keep looking...

These are fake beadlocks. I don't need them on the Ranger.
 






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