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 Posted: Fri Dec 8th, 2017 11:56 pm
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Ah, okay, I understand. As for wheels... I am not a fan of black wheels. Never have, never will be. I am old school chrome or polished aluminum.



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i may do silver. i plan on painting the truck black 



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i got a set of 17" bullit wheels from work today for the slut will post pictures after i put them on



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Aww, i loved mine on the Bullitt Mustang i had.



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with the somewhat warm weather we are having i might try to put my wheels on install my tach and work on my cold air kit



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installed my tach





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1992 didn't have a tach in the cluster?



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it was optional mine didnt have that option. but pop out the panel where the buttons for 4wd would go and bam 5" tach



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That works!



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Nice tach add, i don't think Rangers had tachs until around 2000ish?



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from what i gathered on the interwebs tachs were optional from 1983 to 2011. i remember my 83 xls had a tach as did my 88 91 and my 06



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i gathered the stuff from work today to put a small system in the slut. i already installed a pioneer head unit hopefully this weekend i can install the amp and sub i got today.



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1992 ranger xlt reg cab 2wd 2.3 5 spd (SOLD)
1996 explorer Eddie Bauer 5.0 AWD sold
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u.p.s man has dropped off a few packages of parts for the slut (green mile).
may cold air intake, adjustable cam gear, and sub box came yesterday



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Any pics? which cold air intake?



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Will post pics when I can



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been gathering parts for the slut. just waiting on nice weather to get here so i can start this build. 


finish cold air intake
custom dual exhaust with a flowmaster muffler and 3.5" tips
17" mustang bullit wheels and tires
rear disc brake conversion
rear sway bar
rear roll pan
tint windows
body work and paint
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Put new rollers on the slut tonight. Will post better pics in the day light



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Nice wheels.



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thank you sir



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2001 Explorer Sport Trac 4.0 4x4 auto
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Woof.



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they wouldnt leave the picture



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Photobombing dogs :)



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And the best part is when you try and tell them to move, they totally get that..... like, they don't just stand there looking at you and wagging.....



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next on the list is the rear disc brake swap, clutch, exhaust, and start some of the paint and body work. how do i change the name of the build thread? GREEN MILE is no longer appropriate with the color change that is taking place



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