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Unread 10-07-2010, 10:50 PM   #1
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Bought this beast back in February of 2010... Huge upgrade from a Geo Metro...

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Old system...



Another system...



Latest I had in there than sold...



As it sits in my driveway...













Now my next few plans for it are...
Replace front upper ball joints (drivers side one has some play but within Ford tolerance)
Get an 01-02 Sport gauge cluster
5spd swap + manual T-case swap
Custom 2.5" exhaust + removal of cats
Camshaft + lifters
Electric fan setup someday
270a alternator
TT + rear shackles
2-3" body lift
33x10.50x15 tires
Redo brake system
98-01 Eddie Bauer front bumper
Projector headlights with 8k HID's
Finish touching up faded trim panels and chipped paint.
Timing chain gasket

Work I've done to it since purchase:
Front and back wheel bearings
Water pump gasket
Replace radiator fan
Serp belt and tensioner
Alternator
Parking brake
Fuel pump relay
Re-charge A/C
Replace driver's door handle
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What kind of mileage do you see with that thing? For comparison with my 4.3L.
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Don't pay much attention to it... With my leadfoot... From my math... 24mpg... whaaaaat?? Will see how many miles I get on this tank... Still got 3/4 tank with ~100 miles lol
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Hate to tell you but that's not a 33" tire. Other then that nice truck!
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I stated I'm gonna get 33"s later on... After it's lifted.
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I stated I'm gonna get 33"s later on... After it's lifted.
Sorry missed that line. Small truck like that go. 32X1250R15 33 is a little to much.
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LOL yeah no way you get 24MPG city with a lead foot
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I average 14-18mpg
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Some vids from when the 15 was in, off 1500-1700w rms.



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