• Earn As You Learn

    Over the years I have seen a lot of defects most of which could have been prevented with a little training or experience. Just in the last few years, I have been taking pictures thanks to the invention of the cell phone.  Turbo Failure This group of pictures was taken of a turbo with only a few hours of run time on it. This was the second new turbo that failed with less than a…

  • Dana 60 Hubs & Refresh

    By Lowrad So I started tearing into the Dana 60 to put the new Warn Premium hubs on it. It already has Warn hubs but I got a smokin deal on the Premiums (which will make it easier to engage and disengage with the front end welded up) So here’s the steps to taking stuff apart and putting it back together. Next take a couple of screws that hold the hub locker in place and…

  • Willow Build

    By Lowrad So had a discussion with the Mrs and realized that we have never done a build-up thread on her YJ or at least we can’t seem to find it lol. So we will be diggin through the archives in the coming weeks and putting up some pictures and details should be fun. On a side note, I actually drove it on the 401 last night and was clipping along at 130kph (well speedo…

  • 231/D300 Doubler

    by lowrad Basically you take a NP231 and a D300 and put them together with a kit that consists of a block off plate, a clocking ring (for the D300) and a stub shaft that mates the two together. Now for the teardown of the 231. You unbolt the the case and split it apart and this is what you see. Then you get to have fun with cutting tools. Thanks to TMan (Tulman) for…