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Sled and porty GTG outing


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9 hours ago, leech~~ said:

So how is the whole project going. Have you changed the seat out yet? Changed the chain oil and retenitiond the chain? You dont have to crack the chain case. Just suck out what you can with a big syringe and a tube on the end and refill. Put in a new set of plugs. Greased all the track suspension and steering fittings? Looked at the track wear bars and replaced them if needed? Also, you may want to round up another sway bar if that is missing. They help a lot for steering and ride stability. Another thing is put the back of the sled on a jack so theres no intention on the track and check each idle wheel for bearing wear. Make sure each one rotates freely  and has no slop when pulled side to side. Let's see some pictures of that seat and the windshield and hood all shined up!  It would be nice to see some before and after's! 👍

Oop, rereading your post above it looks like you handled a few of these suggestions like the chain, already. 👍

Oh hell I feel like I have hijacked this thread enough really.  I have not really taken and photos (only broken parts I needed to replace 😭). It still looks about the same. I have some challenges trying to do custom work on this with lack of skill (knowledge), money and health issues. I am hoping to take the sled out for a test ride when we get some snow.  I have my smitty sled and 1 man flip ready for first ice 👍

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3 hours ago, TheClassicyIndy said:

Oh hell I feel like I have hijacked this thread enough really.  I have not really taken and photos (only broken parts I needed to replace 😭). It still looks about the same. I have some challenges trying to do custom work on this with lack of skill (knowledge), money and health issues. I am hoping to take the sled out for a test ride when we get some snow.  I have my smitty sled and 1 man flip ready for first ice 👍

Hey no pressure. It's fun watching guys fix up their ice rides!  Good luck and post when you get her out on the ice and start having some fun! 👍

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