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Old 02-25-2014, 09:25 PM   #81
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Re: Look what just drove up in my driveway, it's Rusty!

Ohhhhh yaaaaa!!! Grrrre factor going on now
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:29 PM   #82
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Re: Look what just drove up in my driveway, it's Rusty!

Looks great! I would have expected your track width difference to be more than 1"........what front axle do you have?

Did you spray rattle-can black on the rear full floater hubs?
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Old 02-26-2014, 04:36 AM   #83
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Looking great! Coming together nicely.
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Old 02-26-2014, 06:42 AM   #84
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Looks great! I would have expected your track width difference to be more than 1"........what front axle do you have?

Did you spray rattle-can black on the rear full floater hubs?
I have a Dana 60 up front I think. I still have not received my parts list from Quigley. Apparently they have forgotten me.

Yes, my rear hub is rattle canned for the moment, I sandblasted it and primed and sprayed it but I'll be spraying it to match the wheels soon.

Thanks for the compliments everyone!
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Old 02-26-2014, 07:35 AM   #85
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Re: Look what just drove up in my driveway, it's Rusty!

What are we gonna buy now?
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Old 02-26-2014, 08:07 AM   #86
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What are we gonna buy now?
Yep, now that his van is almost done, it's time for Scotty to sell it and start all over (again).
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Old 02-26-2014, 09:26 AM   #87
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Re: Look what just drove up in my driveway, it's Rusty!

Lol. Not so fast. Not nearly done. Haven't even gotten out and enjoyed it yet.
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Old 02-26-2014, 09:28 AM   #88
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Re: Look what just drove up in my driveway, it's Rusty!

Always amazing what a difference a set of wheels makes. Really pulls the van together! Looking good...
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Old 02-26-2014, 10:20 AM   #89
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Woohoo! Wheels are on! I chose American Eagle 100 series in black...
Hey Scott, those are nice wheels - are they 8 X 6.5" bolt pattern? If so, where did you find them?

I got the green light for new wheels, so I'm looking around.

Project is looking good. Waiting for warmer weather up here to get more done on the van. Cheers - B
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Old 02-26-2014, 12:01 PM   #90
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Woohoo! Wheels are on! I still have to pick up my 5th (spare) in a couple of days, he had to order it in. I used a great local tire shop called C&D Tire and will use them again. I chose American Eagle 100 series in black (thanks Rionapo) and Cooper AT3's (thanks to lots of you). 16" wheels with 285/75/16 E-rated tires. I didn't get my suspension done yet so it will go up an inch or two, but NO rubbing except a tiny bit on the inner plastic on full right lock, so after the new Fox shocks I will be fine. . . . .
Who cares about diesel vs. gasser when it all comes down to good looking wheels & tires with a lift?

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