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what did you do to your buggy/baja/Thing/Sandrail today?
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I got it new rear tires.

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I got it new rear tires.

What kind, any pics?


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Post Post subject: Re: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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Two new BFG All Terrains 33x12.50x15

They came mounted on 15x8 wide five Centerlines.

I also picked up a brand new 33x10.50 BFG Mud Terrain on a Chevy rim and a used one for the spare. This will be the next size rear tire on the rail.

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wow thats alot of tire. i thought my 31x10.5 was a stretch, they look really sweet!


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Post Post subject: what did you do to your buggy/baja today?
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I've been sanding sanding sanding.
Grinded some metal away from the rear.
And removed the clamps that hold the hood rubbers.

Also been figuring out what to do with the dash.
I'm thinking about grinding a stripe of the bottom and putting it on another angle. Should be nice.

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tinted my windows and got some new Pro Comp Rims...in Photoshop hahaha



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nice photoshoppin blue Cool looks good Very Happy


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I started pileing parts in all 3 to get them moved to the new house.


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Drove mine to Tim's in AJ (Marvin Shaw shocks) and had them service all four shocks with nitrogen. Drives like a whole different car!


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Drove mine to Tim's in AJ (Marvin Shaw shocks) and had them service all four shocks with nitrogen. Drives like a whole different car!

Tim does good work, and rumor has it Tim is rockin a new 14" wider Bugzyla Beam on his rail, and soon th be 3" lift spindles too.


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Drove mine to Tim's in AJ (Marvin Shaw shocks) and had them service all four shocks with nitrogen. Drives like a whole different car!

Tim does good work, and rumor has it Tim is rockin a new 14" wider Bugzyla Beam on his rail, and soon th be 3" lift spindles too.

14" wider?? Shocked Shocked


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Sanding and refitting the hood. As you can see in the picture there is a large gap in the middle and it is stuck on the sites. I grinded a ribbon of but the 'height' curve is not okay either so I'm still figuring out how to make a better fit. Perhaps by putting it under tension with a spanner and then glue some fiberglass to keep it in place. The hoods shape just isn't right Sad


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Picked up my rims for the rail. Had them stripped all the way to bare metal. Now to get em' painted and the tires mounted.

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Started taking some of the carpet out for the cage! Wink

found out the guy who did the carpeting knew what he was doing... I always wondered why my baja is so much quieter than everyone elses I have ridden in...Wellll, the guy did carpet, then under that some insulating soft padding, AND underneath that a styrofoam type insulation material! Cool

hopefully I will be able to get it back in how it was after the cage is in


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Corrected valve lash from my last failed attempt, helps when you know what your doing. did a quick clean on the jets for my carb. drained all the old gas out and hopefully corrected the gas leak on the tank spout and fuel pump. reseated the super trapp discs a little lighter, i over tightened the first time.


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