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Forum: Diesel Swaps 11-15-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks! Here's a bit of an update, we just need...

Thanks!

Here's a bit of an update, we just need to put some bezels on and I need to tig a crack shut on the fuel tank...then re-register it with the salvage...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 08-11-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Not too much new on this thread except that my...

Not too much new on this thread except that my dad decided to keep the truck, so it won't be going too far. He's stripped the paint off the fenders which are very clean and have gotten them into...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 06-22-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
My dad deemed that the body panels straight...

My dad deemed that the body panels straight enough for the next step, so I trailered the truck down Friday for the bodywork to be done.

With a chunk of the insurance money I put a down payment on an...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 05-01-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
That's exactly what it will be, a salvage title...

That's exactly what it will be, a salvage title that I can show receipts and before/after pics to get it registered again...the insurance lady just didn't mention this over the phone when she told me...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-30-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Here is all I had to change the valance angle...

Here is all I had to change the valance angle by
http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w293/63vette77/Kaiser/C3E4A8BA-2C76-47F0-AE8D-504727C4A2D9_zps078yvh7c.jpg...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-26-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Well it's been a fun weekend, things couldn't be...

Well it's been a fun weekend, things couldn't be going much smoother: Rocklaurence and I met up at his shop and he showed me his parts inventory. Honestly I think the parts have less rust than the...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-23-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
I'm embarrassed to say it, but I have not hooked...

I'm embarrassed to say it, but I have not hooked the liquid side up, it's just a pass through. I do intend to hook it up for when it's back on the road though. I will say the good news though is that...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-22-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Here's an old shot of the engine compartment, I...

Here's an old shot of the engine compartment, I wish I had a closer shot on hand, but so you can get an idea of where the master sits. The dist block is on a factory bracket off of the master...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-22-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Yes, dodge everything except for the radiator,...

Yes, dodge everything except for the radiator, fan, and intercooler (steering column is just a different dodge). The pedals are stock jeep, I think we just had to drill the clutch pedal for a pin. We...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-21-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
The claims adjuster came, he was a 3rd party...

The claims adjuster came, he was a 3rd party agent and sounded pretty fair, he knew his stuff and -at the least- made me think I had a shot of getting the amount I need to put the pieces back to how...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-20-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
No family reasons yet, I've got two dogs now that...

No family reasons yet, I've got two dogs now that if like to fit in the truck at the same time, also to have more room for valuables beside my tool box. I'm looking for an 03 and newer 4x4 4dr...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-19-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 174,745
Posted By Mudbull
Wow...I leave the forum for a few months and miss...

Wow...I leave the forum for a few months and miss this much? Really sorry to hear about your ordeal, glad to see that it's home though.
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-19-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks rocklaurence! I replied to our pm...

Thanks rocklaurence! I replied to our pm conversation on the other forum, I obviously need the valence, D fender, and hood, but my plans are to lengthen the front by 3" to clear my tires better in...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-18-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks guys for the kind words! The frame rails...

Thanks guys for the kind words! The frame rails are ~3/16" wall for the 3/4 and 1 ton dodges, they didn't move one but, it's just some sheet metal work, a new radiator, and a before bumper to prevent...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 04-17-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Well, it happened again, another clueless driver...

Well, it happened again, another clueless driver had to bump into me. So I guess I'll be on here a bit more than I have been...I was in the left lane driving past some traffic That was in the right,...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 01-05-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks for the compliments! Unfortunately for fun...

Thanks for the compliments! Unfortunately for fun projects, After my cars suspension project I'll be buying a 3rd gen 4dr 4x4 short bed 6spd cummins ram (and nothing else if I have to drive a...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 12-11-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,543
Posted By Mudbull
I still think that this is the way to go,...

I still think that this is the way to go, although I'd have moved the engine back an additional 2-4" for better radiator/fan clearance. I've been running my truck for over a year now, I just finished...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 05-18-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks guys! I havnt done much with the truck in...

Thanks guys!

I havnt done much with the truck in the past several weeks, ive been busy with my car and with life. I did however develop a fuel leak at the tank (weld cracked from vibrations/big...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 03-16-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks guys! I have to say there a no...

Thanks guys!

I have to say there a no drivability issues that ive noticed so far. The one issue though is that at 50-60mph the military tires have a bad vibration. Anything slower or faster and its...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 01-11-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
honestly its not bad at all, the turbo whistle at...

honestly its not bad at all, the turbo whistle at highway speeds though is pretty deafening, ill be working on that in the coming weeks hopefully...

As a bit of an update:
New...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 12-03-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
Thank you! testing like...? it depends on that...

Thank you! testing like...? it depends on that definition...

(not sure how well it will post here)
http://youtu.be/iS9uFaOGUrw

Ive had it running for several hours now, maybe ~40-50 miles now (no...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 12-01-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 39,554
Posted By Mudbull
One more installment to somewhat cap off this...

One more installment to somewhat cap off this build, except for some small things:

Interior partially...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-16-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,041
Posted By Mudbull
Here's a close up of my goose, anyone seen it...

Here's a close up of my goose, anyone seen it anywhere else...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-13-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,041
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks guys, a goose is a bit more majestic than...

Thanks guys, a goose is a bit more majestic than a duck haha...my ornament looks like the 40' Packards emblem, but no where near as elegant. Its still looking like there is no affiliation between it...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 08-12-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,766
Posted By Mudbull
Thanks! My donor was a 96 ram 3500 dually. The...

Thanks! My donor was a 96 ram 3500 dually. The owner had already removed the dually front spacers and rear wheels/fenders when I got it. The dually rear axle has bigger drum brakes (to my knowledge)...
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