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What did you do to your Ranger today? (Part Deux!)



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I went up and checked on it yesterday. She’s still there…
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I shoveled some of the snow and ice off my green Ranger. Supposed to get a few warmer, nice days this week so I’m thinking of trying to see what I can do with getting back to work on it. Not sure it will be done before I end up back to work but any progress is, well, progress.
 

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Drove it to work, had a lot of fun driving it again.

Also figured out how to run pandora over my new radio via blueteef... that is freaking nice/neat.
 

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You need to get Trail Mater to go snag it for ya.
I thought about Matt’s Off-Road Recovery but My insurance company told me that since it’s a recovery, I would have to pay out of pocket then send in for reimbursement approval…
 

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What's it do with the t case in neutral
 

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What's it do with the t case in neutral
I don’t remember if I tried putting it in neutral or not. I was rolling around in low range. I THINK it may have been bound up because I was pointed up hill and I couldn’t get the T-case into neutral. I don’t remember if I tried to put the T-case into neutral after I jerked it so it was facing out.

If I had a flatbed on my f-350, I’d have tried putting the front tires up on the bed and strapping it down, to get it out to the trailer. But now, the snow is all rotten and this kept happening.
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I’d be goin along when the frozen track would slough off, sucking the front into the banks. Coupled with a wash boarded trail, due to someone else in a bobcat a few weeks ago and it’s slow going.
 

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Pre-2008 lift
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31X10.5R15
Drove it to work, had a lot of fun driving it again.

Also figured out how to run pandora over my new radio via blueteef... that is freaking nice/neat.
You ran Pandora over your radio? How did she feel about that? And why would you want her to run over your radio?

Blue teef? ever hear of a tooth brush? They prevent blue teeth.
 

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Pre-2008 lift
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31X10.5R15
Installed a better two band antenna on the 2011.

That frees up a magnet mount antenna for the 2019 once the car port gets taken down for the summer.
 

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