Last but not least. Loaded it up with my heavy ass lx450 and hauled it from NC to CA to run the rubicon @ rubithon 30. 5k miles and the truck performance was nothing but awesome.
Ok, that’s enough updates for now.
Time for an update.
Not much progress on the f250. I had it bulletproof at a local diesel shop as preventive maintenance at 100k miles.
Been enjoying it as a daily driver and work horse.
Loaded up for a trip out to the coast to go pick up another project
Although it is a crazy haul from NC to CA. The desert landscape is worth the drive. By the way. Averaged 10mpg on this trip and I have the numbers somewhere but I believe I just short of 6000 miles round trip.
Getting the 80 ready for another NC TO CA run. This time im running the Rubicon with a bunch of other cruiser heads at Rubithon 30.
List of additions:
315 mud terrains
1/4 inch steel plates for trans and transfer case protection
Lockers front and rear.
Still on the fence about gears. If I...
Preparing the LX450 for a long trip.
Going to pull the horizon AT trailer from Raleigh NC. to CA.. Doing 3 days on the Mohave Rd from east to west then hang out in Vegas for a few days. Then back country camp for 3-4 days in Death Valley.
Prep work includes new brake pads and...