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the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Mon Jul 04, 2011 12:53 pm

the evolution of my 95 pup 8) recon


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3 inch body lift and 32 inch mudders

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3 inch body lift and 3 inch suspension lift with 32 in mudders

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12000 lb winch and a one of a kind custom winch mount

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rear aussie locker

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front aussie locker

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off road lights

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my truck on 33's

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Postby psguardian » Mon Jul 04, 2011 2:25 pm

I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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Postby DASZU » Mon Jul 04, 2011 2:26 pm

Very nice Recon
You're making me want a pick up :)
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Postby 94Rodayo4x4 » Mon Jul 04, 2011 7:27 pm

Nice Recon :D

Glad to see you decided to post pics again :D
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Postby recon » Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:13 pm

:D i bought this truck completely stock july 2nd last year for 2300.00 buck with only 114,000 miles on it 8) recon
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Postby recon » Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:25 pm

psguardian wrote:I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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2.6 4cyl with 4:30 gears 8) recon
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Postby recon » Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:26 pm

DASZU wrote:Very nice Recon
You're making me want a pick up :)


:D looking at your amigo makes me want an amigo too 8) recon
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Postby stusvend » Tue Jul 05, 2011 4:04 pm

Its a good looking truck. Very distinct. I think a roll bar in the bed would take it over the top. It would like Marty McFly's kickass yota in Back to the Future.

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Postby 94Rodayo4x4 » Tue Jul 05, 2011 4:47 pm

stusvend wrote:Its a good looking truck. Very distinct. I think a roll bar in the bed would take it over the top. It would like Marty McFly's kickass yota in Back to the Future.

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I agree, no offense recon.
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Postby psguardian » Tue Jul 05, 2011 5:42 pm

recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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2.6 4cyl with 4:30 gears 8) recon
right on, time for a sig correction (v6) then. Hows it run those 32s? Sluggish?

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Postby recon » Tue Jul 05, 2011 10:45 pm

psguardian wrote:
recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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2.6 4cyl with 4:30 gears 8) recon
right on, time for a sig correction (v6) then. Hows it run those 32s? Sluggish?

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:D it rolls on 32's very well 8) recon
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Postby Ruination » Tue Jul 05, 2011 11:02 pm

recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:
recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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2.6 4cyl with 4:30 gears 8) recon
right on, time for a sig correction (v6) then. Hows it run those 32s? Sluggish?

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:D it rolls on 32's very well 8) recon


How's your gas mileage?
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Postby recon » Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:02 am

Ruination wrote:
recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:
recon wrote:
psguardian wrote:I do like that truck. What motor do you have again? How does it do pushing those 32s?

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2.6 4cyl with 4:30 gears 8) recon
right on, time for a sig correction (v6) then. Hows it run those 32s? Sluggish?

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:D it rolls on 32's very well 8) recon


How's your gas mileage?


:D between 19 and 20 for city/hwy driving and 21+ for hwy 8) recon
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Postby electricpuppyboy » Thu Jul 21, 2011 10:01 pm

Lookin' good! Did you get rid of the Trooper?
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Postby recon » Fri Jul 22, 2011 10:56 am

electricpuppyboy wrote:Lookin' good! Did you get rid of the Trooper?



not yet,i have a couple thing still to do to it,my main priority is my youngest sons chemotherapy 8) recon
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:35 am

:D spring is around the corner,it will be time for a few mods on my 95 truck.front aussie lock and diff drop and drop cross member ar on top of the list 8) recon
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby Ruination » Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:37 am

Have you taken it off road yet? I know i"m not the only one that wants to see it in action.
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Postby mrfipp » Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:24 am

recon wrote: not yet,i have a couple thing still to do to it,my main priority is my youngest sons chemotherapy 8) recon



Sorry to hear that, but your priorities are obviously in the right order.

That really is a beautiful truck.
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby bradzuzu » Wed Feb 22, 2012 11:53 pm

I really like the look of your truck Recon... How's your son doing ?? I believe your on facebook arnt you ??
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Sun Apr 01, 2012 11:18 am

:D soon i will be insalling my front aussie locker and going from 4:30 to 4:56 gear and going from 32 to 33 inch tires
plus doing a 1.5 inch diff drop and new cv axles and installing new moog ball joints,moog center link. 8) recon
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Sun Apr 01, 2012 11:22 am

:D my 12000lb vortex winch works great lol 8) recon

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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:32 am

:D in a couple weeks i will be doing a big project on my truck.i will be installing my front aussie locker and a 1.5 inch diff/crossmember drop.all new moog ball joints,hd tie rods and moog center link plus my new treadwright 285/75/16 all terrian tires,plus my swayaway torsion bars.also new cv boots and grease.i will be wrench several hours a day after work for a week or two lol 8) recon
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby bradzuzu » Tue Aug 07, 2012 5:21 pm

That will be a rewarding task !! When it's done it will climb almost anything !! But when you get stuck lol your really stuck !!
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby alerobul » Thu Aug 30, 2012 9:13 pm

hi,where did you get the 3 inch suspension lift ?
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Re: the evolution of my 95 pup

Postby recon » Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:29 am

alerobul wrote:hi,where did you get the 3 inch suspension lift ?




this is what you need for a basic 3 inch lift kit 8) recon

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