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by mike harris
Mon May 27, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

So it's time to start the repairs very soon, going to be doing some chopping !
by mike harris
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

So went to Scotland did the scotia winch challenge was really good Broke a diff and a front shaft which was a shame as it was rcv, but new one is on the way from USA. Really good event, but 450 miles each way was long towing ! 24 volt converting the winches was really good, made a huge difference, b...
by mike harris
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

More work I progress !

24 volt alternator going on, 150amp self exciting from a cat bulldozer

Next once I've done this il need to look at the transfer box that keeps popping out of 4wd

I've still got lots to do before Scotland in a few weeks time

Be the hardest event I've ever done for sure
by mike harris
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

Next up was look at my truck more broken shafts ! One that's twisted badly is the offside rear Nearside rear is the broken one with the other end slightly twisted, I thought I broke a front but haven't it's splipped out of 4wd, so il try a nose on the transfer box tomrrow see if that cures it. More ...
by mike harris
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

Busy day today today built a spare diff up

Put my ring and pinion I had spare in in it, all set up even machined the flange to Toyota.

Not bad for being sat outside for many years hahahaha
by mike harris
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

Did another event in Devon last weekend came second with the help of my mate Jordan, good fun quite hard on the truck snapped a rear shaft I'm pretty sure and and may have popped a front one too Next up is repair them bits and 24 volt the winches, we are off to Scotland soon so need to pull my finge...
by mike harris
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Traybacked Samurai
Replies: 7
Views: 415

Re: Traybacked Samurai

Cool truck man I like it !
by mike harris
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

Il get it rebuilt by the guy we use, it's not much and he does a good job, I like to have multiple spares to take to events, I'm sure il sort it one way or another :)
by mike harris
Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: Mikes lwb build and repairs !
Replies: 451
Views: 80620

Re: Mikes lwb build and repairs !

Had to replace the starter motor, been using it to drag trees out the woods, and been turning it on and off a lot, luckily had a spare, but last skinny one 😞

Still have to sort out my spares out.