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    Any suggestions on snapped off brass fitting on brake can?

    Tried to back it out and the tool broke as well....
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    Anyone know what the technical name is for the extra top mirror in this pict?

    Anyone know what the technical name is for the extra top mirror in this pict?
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    Interested in opinions on best bang for buck on 80w90 or similar weight synthetic

    I have 3 axles to drain and fill. Interested in opinions on best bang for buck on 80w90 or similar weight synthetic. What brand do you like to use? Where do you find the best prices.
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    Saving money on CAT parts

    Recently I replaced a pulley on my 3116. I priced it at a CAT, and it was around $230. Using this company I paid $65. Quality is good. Is aftermarket part. I have no financial interest in this company. https://aftermarket.express
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    A review of the polyurethane bushing replacements / upgrade for FMTV sway bars

    Just wanted to do a quick review of the FMTV/MTV sway bar bushing upgrades available from Awesomeness/ Guido. The install was fairly easy on my M1088. One large bolt on the passenger side gave me grief, so I cut it off. There are essentially 3 pieces that need to line up, so it would be best to...
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    New Arduino-based FMTV CTIS controller ROCKS!

    Sorry have not been able to fix video orientation quite yet.
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    5 lights a flashing on CTIS-Interesting

    Doing a lot of research today. This popped up for the dreaded 5 light O flashing CTIS. https://www.logsa.army.mil/web2/archive/PS2018/792/792-14-15.pdf
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    I've never seen my m1088 transmission cooler fans come on

    Anyone with an M1088 see their trans cooler fans come on? I don't tow, so maybe the temp has not gone up enough to trigger. Radiator gets hot. Maybe needs new relay or thermostat?
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    A warning to those doing the A/C conversion

    For bolts that hold the pulleys and damper on, only use a very light torque. Maybe 20ish ft lbs. I'm actually still looking for the exact figure. I had to Helicoil them. Also avoid JB Weld blue thread locker. It never seems to cure. Otherwise, JB Weld I found is generally awesome stuff.
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    Think that radiator is aluminum? Think again

    Today I used a radiator cleaner to clean it. As I cleaned it it become apparent that what I thought was aluminum, was copper/brass. Why this design? It lasts A LOT longer than aluminum.
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    How to add a liter of displacement to your CAT for about $170

    This was a very interesting video. They looked at how turbo blankets impacted the power output of an engine. Beware of cheap, fake "blankys" on net. Go with something like a PTP. I believe there are a number of different turbos, including borg-warners, 225hp, 275hp, 290hp etc. Guess we will...
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    Air brake connections- Teflon paste or Teflon tape?

    What is the DOT standard for NPT connections on air brake systems? Teflon paste or Teflon tape or either?
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    Looking for V belt part # for A/C on 3116 (Driver side)

    Looking for V belt part # for A/C pulley on 3116 (Drivers side). I have searched for it on the forum. Can't find.
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    FYI LIVE June 29th at 1100 am UNICAT discussion #12: let's talk about... Basic equipment for supply and recovery

    LIVE #12: let's talk about... Basic equipment for supply and recovery
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    AC Evap unit in, now for hours of fun with installing the rest

    Installed the Red Dot AC evap unit today. It's been sitting in my garage for 2 years. Prices for these is redic now. New air valves in. Made a template for new hoses. Watched Broke Overland's install a few times : ) Might make the compressor brackets with my cnc and weld up. Donno.... Still...
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    Do the fit up off the HF 18000# industrial winch

    Doing the fit up of the Harbor Freight 18K winch. So far so good. Mistakes were made, but nothing I can't fix. Long plate will get cut off. Wanted to maintain attack angle of front by placing winch higher. Wanted winch tucked in grill for better physics and appearance. Will add cooling intakes...
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    Curious about best apparatus to put in 3.07 middle gears

    Hi Guys, Well the axles went in for balancing yesterday. Tiger Tool helped a lot. If you use one you must take the zerks out first. They get destroyed. I need to drop in the 3.07 gears. Just curious about using a gantry and chain hoist vs. engine hoist vs? I am putting in a locker at the time...
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