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Since the last pic thread got "hard deleted", I figured we oughtta start a new thread.

Same rules: year, make, model and specs .


My junk, 1994 XLT, 5.8L, E40D, 37" Mud Grapplers on basically stock suspension and drivetrain.:banghead
The day after I bought it

How it currently sits


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Here is my 93 EB 5.8. It has a Pro Comp stage 2 6" lift with 35" Ground Hawgs. I found it last year for $3,500 with no rust!:rockon

Changed the Computer to Mass Air.

Still needs alot of work but it looks alot better then it did.

Here is a Link to my Photobucket page with more pics.:thumbup

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82 big brown beast
4" rancho lift with long arms
4.10 gears with ARB at both ends
Winch Bumper up front swing out tire bumper out back
stock 5.0 with carter AFB carb for now
Suspension seats
35x12.5 Cooper Stts

Soon to come Roll Cage, Rock Sliders, Repair the AC, and possibly swap the carb for a quadrajet or EFI


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5.8L w/ K&N, flowmaster 40series, and SCT Programer w/ a custom tune
E40D w/ thePunisher custom valve body33x12.50x15 ProComp M/T's
2.5inch Progressive Rate Coils

before the lift, durring a massive snow storm in 2006

'Oh My God Road' (that's seriously whats its called)

After the lift w/ sway bars still

new clear headlights & new grill guard

With coil spacers and sway bars

Progressive Rate coils and no sways

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1996 Eddie Bauer
351, E40D
2-2.5 Skyjacker Lift
33x12.50 BFG AT's on Eagle 100's
Magnaflow cat, Original Flowmaster 40 Muffler
Warn Manuals
Uniden PC78 Elite CB
5% Tint
Other Misc Mods

Back when I bought it from my Dad in 2004...a few mods done.

Last year


Driving Stuff Henry Built
*90xlt,351w,e4od,1356m*79,400,C6,205,19donors*73,400,np435,d20j twin
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1990, 351w, E4OD, Manual 1356 t-case.

When I bought it. Running boards, rusty tailgate, stuck back window, no external spare, 29s.

And some shots along the way. Running boards & sway bars gone, tailgate patch panel, tow loops, external spare, JY springs (about 1-1/2") 33s, & a bunch of dumb little things fixed.

Hauling a trailer after loading up from a weekend's work at the Rose Bowl.

El Mirage.

Flexing like a a brick at Hungry Valley.

Looking tiny next to Dr. Dirty & B-man at Calico (Pic from B-man).

Big Bear / Gold Mountain behind Cucamongan's reverse image of mine (Pics from Toy Keeper).

Cleghorn (Pics from Tony R & Redwagon).

My very rough 73 when it came home.

6/26/11 Edit:
And the 73 as it sits now, partway thru the rework.

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My Broncos

My first Bronco on 31s. Sold here and regret it she will be missed :doh0715:

With 33s and alittle trimming of front bumper

New Bronco with 95 powerstroke :rockon and 350 axles. As it sat when i first bought it

Old and new

Getting new rims and tires 16in steelies with 35in BFG AT KOs


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First Bronco I got at the end of last month; 1990 5.8 w/ 149K on the odo. Only one owner, so here were the sales pictures:

When I looked at it, the battery was flat dead and had an obvious draw on the system. When the jump-box was pulled off it would die, so seemed the alternator wasn't putting out either. Told salesman I had to drive it to make sure I wanted it. Called the next day and said it was "all fixed" and only the alternator plug had come loose ... yeah. Took it for a test drive, could tell it had 20 years of use, but was overall in good shape, could hear the heater core gargle, so figured coolant must be a little low. Got it home, parked it in the garage and two days later the battery was dead, again. "All fixed!" I went to work and tracked it down to Fuel Pump priming with key off. EEC Relay went bad and was forwarding Voltage on to FP Relay. Fixed, no longer draw, and charges at 14.4 volts: perfect! Two days later I go to move Bronco and there's coolant on ground ... start poking around, and intake gasket is seeping on driver's head! Pulling it apart, decide to replace head and exhaust manifold gaskets while I'm in there. A few studs snap off in driver's cylinder head after a day's soaking with PB Blaster. Great, so now I want to get reman'd heads, its a loonnnng story too. Well, here's a picture after I pulled the heads off April 30th:

And here is that 5.8L motor, strewn about my garage:

Here it is May 22nd, and still no heads!!

Why is it so hard to get a set of Ford 5.8L truck heads???? Ford only sold a million of them? :whiteflag Only place around that had them was a machine shop. After getting them home I noticed one head was an E5 (of course the one head I didn't check the casting on). Wanting both E7's (for period correct reasons) I took the heads back. O'Reilly said they could only get the "hi-performance" heads, but then couldn't give me any details as to what all the specs and details were? Do they have smog holes? Hi port? :goodfinge

So then the chicks working the counter at Vautozone told me "no sweat", and then after having laid out the cash, kept jerking me around saying "3 days tops". About 4 times they strung me along until I gave up and asked for a refund. Here I am waiting on a set of heads from ebay, and hoping they'll show up within the next two weeks or you'll likely find me on a tower in Texas with a "hi-performance" deer rifle? :toothless

At least I'm getting some time to clean all my parts up a little! :beer

Oh yeah, the pinstriping was the first thing to go, lol:

(Sorry for the long winded post, some people like dialogue ... if not, don't read it. :cry)
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