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85_Ranger4x4

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Rick W

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You guys always go to the extreme. Ball pien hammer, a few finds on craigslist, a little Rustoleum…
 
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Bgunner

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If it's not broken Don't Fix It!
Na... A chain and a big tree. Reverse is a good thing then...
 
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Rick W

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Manual
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4WD
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97 stock, 3” on 87
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N/A
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Hey, afterthought. Maybe it was the building’s fault and the insurance will give them a new truck.
 

97RangerXLT

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2"
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31"
Might need one of them suction cup dent pullers too.
For the budget conscious you can use a toilet plunger. The brown ring of quality in place of the dent let's everyone know that you ate budget conscious. This case will have several rings...

AJ
 

Rick W

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Manual
2WD / 4WD
4WD
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97 stock, 3” on 87
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N/A
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235/75-15
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…let's everyone know that you ate budget conscious.
I really appreciate anybody’s creative and inexpensive solutions. But this visual leaves me quite troubled and a little bit disgusted. I would highly recommend that anyone who uses this technique rinse the plunger before they use it, especially if they “ate budget conscious” aka burritos or such. That should prevent any brown ring, or worse….
 

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ford/escape
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2.5 (4 Cylinder)
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2.5/151 I-4
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the grey-t escape
Check this out, looks like a dump truck on crawler tracks. Went by work as I was at lunch.
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85_Ranger4x4

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snoranger

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I didn't ask for your life story, just answer the question!

ekrampitzjr

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Gee, Iowa has a meth problem too. :LOL:
 

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Put down the welder and back away....
 

85_Ranger4x4

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maddyn

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so do the tires off the Festiva double as spares? :ROFLMAO:
 

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Rick W

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2WD / 4WD
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Total Lift
97 stock, 3” on 87
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Never put off ‘til tomorrow what you can put off indefinitely
If this one is worth $1800, mine is worth $10k!

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