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Old 02-03-2012, 10:13 AM
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Smile Build Thread: That guy with the Orange Truck

I don't want to go through all my mods and stuff so please

visit this site before reading!

http://www.cardomain.com/ride/3851803/1995-ford-f150-regular-cab-all-trims

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Some of you may have seen the Magic Pumpkin at the Rough Country customer photos

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Im also on other sites like SuperMotors, Truckin' , FSB etc...

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Stuff I plan on installing soon...
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Extended brake lines (Front- which you don't need btw if your getting a 6'' or lower lift kit)

Sway bar drop brackets (which you also dont need)

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Pop and lock Tailgate lock

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Oil drain plug.


And... does anyone know what this is? It came with my battery i figured it was a cover for it but it doesnt mount on top of it I tried? idk just wondering.

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Old 02-03-2012, 11:58 AM
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Yeah, that sits on top of the battery. did you try pulling the clear plastic cover off the bottom?
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Yea I did... see those 2 circles in the last pic...there's not enough room for the terminals to squeeze in. meh idk
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Got the tailgate lock on today, now no one can steal my tailgate or tonneau cover I

should have taken more pics though im so hell bent on finishing it that I forget too -_-

(no thats not a camo paint job the truck is VERY dirty)

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Also picked up a trans filter kit


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how did you get that grille so shiney?
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That's a sweet truck you've got there! Got a lot of work into her!
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how did you get that grille so shiney?
this magical stuff called water and soap, the water is 2 parts hydrogen and 1 part oxygen. otherwise known as H2O

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I had thought about getting one of those tailgate locks. How does it work? Does it stay on all the time or come off when you unlock it? What it difficult to install?
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hey texas guy. I think the lock is awesome, it stays on the tailgate for good once you install it. comes with the lock and a mechanism that bolts on the scissor mechanism inside the tailgate. Took about an hour to install, just a matter of taking the tailgate apart and putting it all back. I would get one ASAP the company stopped making them for our trucks just newer ones, comes chrome or black got it at National Parts Depot online for $56
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they put 4x4 on the pic.....lol what do you have for lift? i read 4" rough country, is that it?
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people have to look under the truck to actually see its 4x2 but I dont care for it. Its 6 inches now before I had at 4 "
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Wow, after looking at what it looked like before the resto., It's hard to believe that it's the same truck! Nice job man.
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