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Forum: Van Body 09-10-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,414
Posted By Smoker
I love the ingenuity. Just asking this out of...

I love the ingenuity. Just asking this out of concern for forum members: is there a concern about CO potentially being pulled into the interior of the van if there is an exhaust leak?
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 05-14-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,493
Posted By Smoker
I've got this UJOR set-up in my 5.4 EB: 6" lift...

I've got this UJOR set-up in my 5.4 EB: 6" lift on 35" with 4.56 gears. I don't tow, but sometimes travel with 4 people and gear. Power is adequate for my needs. I cruise 65-70 mph on the highways...
Forum: Gadgets and Accessories 09-25-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,369
Posted By Smoker
Count me in as very interested. Again, Ray is...

Count me in as very interested. Again, Ray is hooking up the community. You're the best! Thanks
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 08-06-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,552
Posted By Smoker
In my second row, Ujoint installed a pair of...

In my second row, Ujoint installed a pair of Sienna recliners on their seat mounts when I had the 4x4 conversion done. I recently had a welder buddy weld nuts from underneath the van so that I could...
Forum: Member Classifieds 05-29-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By Smoker
This van is near me. It was posted on CL a few...

This van is near me. It was posted on CL a few months ago. I didn't re-post here because virtually all vans in New England have tons of rust and I generally don't advise buying a van from here. I...
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 01-29-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,796
Posted By Smoker
I know a guy outside of Boston who does really...

I know a guy outside of Boston who does really high-end metal fabrication: https://www.facebook.com/Costa-Fabrications-842158609206475/

I've seen his work and it's top notch. He used to do a lot...
Forum: Van Body 12-28-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,796
Posted By Smoker
I purchased a full set of window blanks from Opt...

I purchased a full set of window blanks from Opt Overland for my passenger EB. One reason was to provide a mounting surface. I also had planned to build up the interior side walls as if it was a...
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 08-07-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By Smoker
I'm going, but can't get there until Friday. ...

I'm going, but can't get there until Friday. Looking forward to meeting up.
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 08-07-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,441
Posted By Smoker
I was faced with the same Weldtec option: 4" v....

I was faced with the same Weldtec option: 4" v. 6". I've heard great things about the 6" kit. But I only wanted/needed 4". If I went with the 6" I likely would have been sucked into the scope...
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 08-06-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,441
Posted By Smoker
I had the Weldtec 4" performance package...

I had the Weldtec 4" performance package installed on my '03 E350 EB 7.3. I upgraded with the extended radius arms and steering stabilizer. I can't compare to other Weldtec options. My mechanic...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 06-13-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,593
Posted By Smoker
Not a scientific response, but I haven't noticed...

Not a scientific response, but I haven't noticed a significant change in acceleration or cruising speed. But I'm also a fairly sedate driver when behind the wheel of my van--right lane & speed...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 06-13-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,593
Posted By Smoker
I have a 7.3 EB cargo. I just had the Weldtec 4"...

I have a 7.3 EB cargo. I just had the Weldtec 4" kit installed and went with BFG 265's. Definitely rides better than stock around town and on the highway. I haven't taken it off road yet, but it...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 04-19-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,312
Posted By Smoker
I installed window blanks in my passenger van. ...

I installed window blanks in my passenger van. This version doesn't go over the glass. These blanks require removing the glass and bolting in the panels.

My van is lifted and 4x4, so not...
Forum: Online, Craigslist, eBay and Local Ads 03-29-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,208
Posted By Smoker
Have you been to Mango Vans? I think at one...

Have you been to Mango Vans? I think at one point they were in RI, but sometime within the past couple of years moved down to Miami and are doing van conversions there. My impression from the pics...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 12-13-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,008
Posted By Smoker
Awesome van. Great blog. Love your sweatshirt.

Awesome van. Great blog. Love your sweatshirt.
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 11-06-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,938
Posted By Smoker
Thanks everyone for sending guys my way about the...

Thanks everyone for sending guys my way about the passes. I was able to sell the vehicl pass and one weekend pass. If interested, let me know.

Thanks,

Geg
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 11-05-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,938
Posted By Smoker
Definitely a bummer. If plans change let me know....

Definitely a bummer. If plans change let me know. I have someone interested in one vehicle and one weekend ticket. But Id rather not have an orphan ticket. If I do end up with one remaining weekend...
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 11-05-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,938
Posted By Smoker
Unfortunately, an unplanned family matter has...

Unfortunately, an unplanned family matter has come up so I won't be able to attend. I have camping passes for 2 people and a vehicle pass. I would take whatever $ I can recover, but ultimately...
Forum: Welcome Mat 11-05-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,704
Posted By Smoker
Welcome! I live north of Boston and agree with...

Welcome! I live north of Boston and agree with above that good van resources are scarce around here. I do plan to check out AWOL in Maine sometime. I met a guy nearby who specializes in schoolies....
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 10-03-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,938
Posted By Smoker
Wife and I are signed up and aiming to arrive...

Wife and I are signed up and aiming to arrive Friday evening. Would be great to meet up.

Greg
Forum: Member Classifieds 09-25-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,300
Posted By Smoker
MG, I have the pesky TPMS light. Do you turnoff...

MG, I have the pesky TPMS light. Do you turnoff using FORScan? I haven't played around with this yet, but intend to do some research if this is the way to go. Thanks
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 09-21-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,581
Posted By Smoker
We have a 5.4 EB, on 35's, 4x4 with 4.56 gearing....

We have a 5.4 EB, on 35's, 4x4 with 4.56 gearing. We don't tow and have a moderate build at this time. Loaded with 4 guys and gear it has adequate power. In terms of fuel economy, I suspect it's...
Forum: Member Classifieds 09-10-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 510
Posted By Smoker
Ford bench seats

I have 3rd and 4th row bench seats from my '13 EB E350. No plans to convert my van back to a shuttle bus unless the economy hits the skids and I need to Uber. They're taking up room so I'm offering...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 09-06-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,152
Posted By Smoker
I don't own a CCV top, but visited CCV a few...

I don't own a CCV top, but visited CCV a few weeks ago, toured the shop and walked inside E350s with mid and high tops. My personal aesthetic preference is for the mid top for the simple form. I'm...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 09-06-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,508
Posted By Smoker
Thanks for the insights and speedy reply. Thanks...

Thanks for the insights and speedy reply. Thanks also for adding another project to my list! The difference in size of that trans cooler is huge.
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