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    Pre-filters

    I'm running some custom fuel filter housings that use Wix 24004 elements for the post filter, got a deal on them and would like to use them as pre-filters too. The Wix 24004 is the same element as the big Aeromotive filters use. So my question is, who makes a 100 micron stainless element...
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    Harness eye-bolts

    I'm going to run clip-in harnesses on my truck, and I know the normal thing to do is to cut the threads off the eye-bolts that come with the harnesses, and weld them to the cage. My question is, because I not only need to tig on 12 for the harnesses, but want to run them throughout the rear of...
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    Metal in Ventura County

    Just moved all my tools up to the new house in Thousand Oaks, now I need a place to get metal. I know where a couple shops in Ventura are, but a 50-mile round trip in the truck to get $20 worth of metal to finish a project and I normally don't need enough at any one time to get free delivery...
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    Ca. legal cats, and back pressure

    Time for some new exhaust on the Rover and I need new cats, while I'm sure I could pass smog with 49state cats I'd rather just get the legal ones. I searched the usual places, Jegs, Summit and eBay, and found dozens of brands, but couldn't figure out which where good and bad. What do you guys...
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    Couple questions about the BFG relay

    Can anybody tell me the exact frequency of the BFG pits relay? Also what is the proper length to cut my antenna given that frequency, and should I buy spare whips and cut them to the proper length for the other couple main channels I use, or does it not make that big of a difference? I also...
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    Even more race radio questions

    As if the boards aren't clogged up with enough questions about race radios allready, here's a few more. I'm picking up a Vertex 3200 this weekend, a slightly used PCI unit. I also need to keep the CB in my truck for offroading and talkig with my buddies who don't have race radios (and truckers...
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    Goos alignment shop in Ventura

    Anybody lnow a good alignment shop in Ventura, just got new steering links so I need a little bit of an allignment, got any recomendations on where to go, or should I open the phone-book and throw a dart?
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    Wiring diagram for rellays

    Picked up a bunch of Bosch rellays from McKenzies the other day, they are the 30 amp rellays that come in the McKenzies branded package. Anyway I went to wire-up my dust light today and what I thought would be an easy job gat all confusing. There is a red, black, brown, yellow, and blue wire. I...
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    In other Pistol Pete news

    I was flipping through the chanels while eating lunch today, and all of a sudden Pistola was on my TV, turns out the Outdoor Channel is airing coverage from the Terrible's Town 250, I only caght the last 15 minutes wich consisted of an interveiw with Pistola, and a few other TT drivers, and some...
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    School me on BFGs

    Just picked up a bunch of 15" wheels and now I'm looking for tires, there's a few sets of BFG Baja T/As in the classifieds here and on a few other sites at really good prices. I'm looking at the 33x12.5x15s withe the tread pattern that looks almost like the regular MTR. What I'm wondering is...
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    Learning to ride.

    I want to learn to ride motorcycles, but not sure where to start. I used to race downhill and ride a lot of freeride on my mountainbike so I have pretty decent bake handling skills and balance, but I've never riddin a moto. so I'm not sure what's involved. Should I try and get some lessons? Or...
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    Why wrap the axels?

    OK, so this question has been bugging me for a while now, I keep seeing class 1 cars and other buggies with what looks like electrical tape or pipe insulation. I can't imagine why though, it seems like it's for protection, but what can electrical tape really do to protect and axel?:confused...
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    Eagle GPS

    I'm looking for a new GPS fo the Rover. Nothing fancy, just want to be able to record waypoints and trails that I run and aslo be able to load the course maps at races so that as I'm driving around looking for a good spot to watch from I can be sure I'm not on the course and when I find a spot I...
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    Switching beam patterns on a Hella 4k

    I just picked up a pair of Rally 4000 pencil beams that I want to put on my rack and move the Euro beams that are up there now to the bumper. That problem is that taking the lights off my rack is a complete PITA, can I just swap the lenses between the two to change the pattern? If not what do I...
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    GPS and a Mac

    I'm about to order a Lowrance 540c but I can't figure out wether or not the software will work with a Mac. I know the software for my Garmin doesn't, wich is half the reson for the change. If in fact the Lowrance doesn't either, are there any decent units similar to the 540 that will, or do I...
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    Pre-runner style winch bumpers

    I need to build a new bumper for my Rover, and I think tube is the way to go, for strength and weight reasons. My truck is a daily driver/trail rig/ desert rig so it has to look good, and have a winch. Right now I'm just looking for how people have run the fairlead and the overall look of winch...
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    Hello my name is Max, and I'm a...

    Roverholic, that's right I have a problem with Land Rovers, I spend too much money on them, have had girls break up with me because of them, ect. Anyway I'm here because I currently have a '98 Discovery that acts as a do everything truck, from desert running to rock crawling it's pretty...
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