Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
 


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: shenrie
Forum: Van Body 08-01-2022, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 533
Posted By shenrie
^^^ our first call rep at oreilly told me that...

^^^ our first call rep at oreilly told me that moog rebrands the precision ball joints I just picked up and then charges more for the exact same part.
Forum: Welcome Mat 07-28-2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By shenrie
Welcome from another potato head! I lost my...

Welcome from another potato head!

I lost my vp going 65 mph right in front of a 30 mph corner on highway 55 in the canyon just before cascade. Needless to say, there was some pucker factor. Got...
Forum: 4x4 07-20-2022, 04:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,192
Posted By shenrie
There’s a hole under the black plastic step just...

There’s a hole under the black plastic step just inside the door on the drivers side. Iirc, the ebrake cable runs through it. I only noticed it when I took the plastic out for some reason and there...
Forum: Member Classifieds 06-15-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By shenrie
Wow. I worked with this guy; story...

Wow.

I worked with this guy; story (https://magicvalley.com/montana-propane-explosion/image_7afed7aa-baa8-54aa-b970-b433d04d8073.html)

The stories and pix he had were insane. He said he was...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 06-02-2022, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By shenrie
That little valve was the first repair I had to...

That little valve was the first repair I had to do to my van. First time I parked our new to us van in the driveway it puked a 4’ round puddle. I asked my diesel guy and his exact words were “I’d be...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 05-18-2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By shenrie
It’s illegal for any shop to mess with the...

It’s illegal for any shop to mess with the converters, unless they are replacing with either oem, or the equivalent, which if you read through the laws could end up being illegal as well. Our gubment...
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 05-17-2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 779
Posted By shenrie
taken the clamps off yet? either way, what a pita...

taken the clamps off yet? either way, what a pita :( hoping this isn’t in my future as well, but at least I have a plan of attack if it does. appreciate the input gents.
Forum: Show & Tell 05-05-2022, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By shenrie
^^^ our thoughts as well. :b5:

^^^ our thoughts as well. :b5:
Forum: Show & Tell 05-05-2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By shenrie
I’ll camp in any area. The more remote the...

I’ll camp in any area. The more remote the better. We enjoy them all.

That pic wasn’t someplace we camped. That was just where we stopped to unlock the hubs. That pic was on the way out from this...
Forum: Show & Tell 05-04-2022, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By shenrie
...id camp there. theme thread? ...

...id camp there.

theme thread?

https://www.sportsmobileforum.com/forums/members/5719-albums1323-picture46433.jpeg
Forum: Gadgets and Accessories 05-02-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,324
Posted By shenrie
only 2 models available when I did mine. Iirc...

only 2 models available when I did mine. Iirc they each have the same ratings but the curt had a couple of dedicated tow hooks, the other one didn’t. That and the curt was on sale when I was ready to...
Forum: 4x4 04-26-2022, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By shenrie
Email quigley your vin number and they will send...

Email quigley your vin number and they will send you the build sheet for your van. It will have the part numbers used for every nut and bolt of your conversion.
Forum: Van Body 04-25-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,775
Posted By shenrie
is that quote with a new ring and pinion too?...

is that quote with a new ring and pinion too? some shops wont go that deep into that job and not replace those items.

keep in mind that parts have gone way up in price over the last 2 years....
Forum: General Sportsmobile 04-22-2022, 03:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By shenrie
When I did my rip kit all it consisted of was...

When I did my rip kit all it consisted of was custom valved shocks, swaybar spacer, and moog springs. Bought the springs local, made my own spacer, and ordered the v1 shocks from agile. Best purchase...
Forum: 4x4 04-20-2022, 04:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,439
Posted By shenrie
on my 03 with a d60 f350 front axle, all they did...

on my 03 with a d60 f350 front axle, all they did is drill out the lug stud holes bigger so that they are big enough to fit around the smaller 8x165 pattern. the rotors are hub centric, so they will...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 03-29-2022, 08:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,534
Posted By shenrie
Lookup a company called frontline communications....

Lookup a company called frontline communications. They outfit news vans and offer the replacement panels for all the door window positions, along with seat swivel bases. Everything they sell is...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 03-26-2022, 08:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,678
Posted By shenrie
^^^ I remember seeing a quick release system that...

^^^ I remember seeing a quick release system that used similar flanges to vband’s. So there could be a way to pull it off.

Stereo comment is perfect though. Kinda like steering wheels now. Be...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 03-25-2022, 03:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,678
Posted By shenrie
You could easily install v-band clamps on each...

You could easily install v-band clamps on each side of the cat and it would literally be 2-12mm bolts to remove it. I’m guessing with how stringent smog is there that they would claim that being able...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 03-24-2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By shenrie
Glad you got it figured out the cheap way. Very...

Glad you got it figured out the cheap way. Very rare...

There’s a few threads around here regarding using a later model starter from maybe the 6.0? A few here have made the swap and we’re happy...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 03-23-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By shenrie
When it does start does it seem like it’s running...

When it does start does it seem like it’s running on 2-3 cylinders until it gets up in temperature?
Forum: Member Classifieds 03-09-2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,227
Posted By shenrie
On state street at em motors. ...

On state street at em motors.

https://imagescf.dealercenter.net/1920/1080/202201-a7633e38104c4dc5a960bea849502b40.jpg
...
Forum: Gadgets and Accessories 02-28-2022, 07:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,822
Posted By shenrie
I’ve poked around these threads and the fb page...

I’ve poked around these threads and the fb page trying to keep up on these things. Really appreciate you guys posting up the sellers you’ve had good luck with and especially the brands that are...
Forum: Van Body 02-22-2022, 07:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,030
Posted By shenrie
there is no one answer here. it just doesnt...

there is no one answer here. it just doesnt exist. too many factors to take into consideration. vehicle age, spring sag, bushing sag, wheel offset, and the fact that there is no industry standard on...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 02-21-2022, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By shenrie
thank you for taking the time to post this...

thank you for taking the time to post this informaton. weve been fighting a similar issue in a jeep for a customer for months. gives us another thing to try.
Forum: General Sportsmobile 02-07-2022, 10:04 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 42,255
Posted By shenrie
^^^ i got my 10.5 sterling from a 2005 f250. was...

^^^ i got my 10.5 sterling from a 2005 f250. was able to find one locally with the same mileage as my van, just happen to be the right gearing (4:10), and it had a trac lok lsd. by the time i got my...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Sportsmobile SIP or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×