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Old 11-29-2018, 09:59 PM   #76
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Nice to see you still at it. Is there a way to verify on the VIN, etc that someone hasnt swapped parts to make a 93 look like a classic?
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Old 11-30-2018, 07:17 AM   #77
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412 looks good with tint. Nice.

Good to see I'm not the only one driving on different tires front/rear sometimes
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Old 11-30-2018, 02:07 PM   #78
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Nice to see you still at it. Is there a way to verify on the VIN, etc that someone hasnt swapped parts to make a 93 look like a classic?
there is the location where the employees signed the car. I don't think they did that on all the cars.
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:06 PM   #79
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The look of that tint makes me want to tint the windows of my #412 classic.

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there is the location where the employees signed the car. I don't think they did that on all the cars.
Whoa, I didn't know they did that, where did they sign?
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:55 PM   #80
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The look of that tint makes me want to tint the windows of my #412 classic.



Whoa, I didn't know they did that, where did they sign?
I didnít either....details please?
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:56 PM   #81
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412 looks good with tint. Nice.

Good to see I'm not the only one driving on different tires front/rear sometimes
I try not to think about it. Iím about to steal the strut assemblies from the project volvo so I can lift this thing.
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Old 01-05-2019, 03:24 PM   #82
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Well itís lifted. 2Ē strut lift upfront and XJ springs in the rear. 215/75 toyo open country AT II tires. Sleeved the struts after extending for extra strength. Running a spacer for strut insert in front, Vanagon kybs in the rear(for now). Removed sways. Stepping out of this thing feels so much taller. Still not perfect though.





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Old 04-09-2019, 10:30 PM   #83
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Been a fun 4 months.

-new poly torque rod bushings
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Old 05-07-2019, 09:10 AM   #84
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Locker installed, extended wheel studs and 35mm spacers added to the rear. Getting ready for IPD Garage Sale in a couple weekends. And hopefully loads of camping this summer.
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Old 05-10-2019, 10:47 AM   #85
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How do you like the XJ springs in the rear? I want to give them a try, but my IPD overloads handle heavy loads so well... they are just super jumpy unloaded.
Do you have that problem with the XJs unloaded?
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Old 05-10-2019, 02:04 PM   #86
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How do you like the XJ springs in the rear? I want to give them a try, but my IPD overloads handle heavy loads so well... they are just super jumpy unloaded.
Do you have that problem with the XJs unloaded?
Not really. Iíd say they are slightly softer.
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Not really. Iíd say they are slightly softer.
How do they hold up to heavy loading?
I've crammed 8 people in my 240 on the ipd overloads, and it performed great. Do you think I'd be able to do that on the XJ springs?
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How do they hold up to heavy loading?
I've crammed 8 people in my 240 on the ipd overloads, and it performed great. Do you think I'd be able to do that on the XJ springs?
Honestly donít think Iíve loaded it down since the lift.
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Old 05-31-2019, 09:12 PM   #90
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How do they hold up to heavy loading?
I've crammed 8 people in my 240 on the ipd overloads, and it performed great. Do you think I'd be able to do that on the XJ springs?
So after my camping trip this weekend Iíve determined that they are too soft. On top of a bit of tire rubbing on big bumps, they also allow my front end to lift up like crazy under acceleration. Iím going to look into HD shocks/struts as well as possibly a HD front xj coil spring to replace these.
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So after my camping trip this weekend I’ve determined that they are too soft. On top of a bit of tire rubbing on big bumps, they also allow my front end to lift up like crazy under acceleration. I’m going to look into HD shocks/struts as well as possibly a HD front xj coil spring to replace these.
Thanks for the update on the XJ springs. The ipds are very capable, just super springy unloaded. And the car pitches forward when braking, opposite problem to yours. They performed well with ~1400lbs of people in it.
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Old 06-09-2019, 01:01 PM   #92
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