Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum - Reply to Topic
Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum  

Go Back   Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum > General Tech > Newbie General 4x4 Discussion > This forum needs a Newbies check in here post.

Thread: This forum needs a Newbies check in here post. Reply to Thread
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.


Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
05-20-2015 02:48 PM

Hi to all you seasoned old timers I need a little help as a nubie I have a NP208 32 spline TF 727 23 spline TH400 10 spline how in the world can I get the TH400 mated to the NP208 I am trying to get this married to just rebuilt AMC 201 in my 1988 waggy ANY help would be appreciated. Thank You OLD and CRANKY.
05-15-2015 12:46 PM
Newbie here

Hello I am new to the forums. Hello folks.
05-15-2015 12:27 PM
hey guys

91f1 checking in. i cant wait to abuse your guys/gals knowledge haha. But this site has some smart people and i would love to contribute to it as much as i can.
05-10-2015 10:21 AM
Checking in

1999 Tahoe 4X4, parked, needs to go.
2003 Tahoe 4X4, everyday driver
Prospective purchase: 1985 Toyota 4X4, extra cab, 22RE, etc.
05-09-2015 06:25 PM
newb here

im a newb, im checking in. ok there
04-30-2015 02:48 PM
chrispop305 What's up , I'm looking to trade my 39.5 iroks for 37s anyone interested

93re spools gears hydro love the gas pedal
04-26-2015 01:45 PM
Brokecj7 Newb here. Typical cj7, 37's, sbc yada yada
04-22-2015 09:36 AM
capsul New to the club, wheeling a 04 Grand cherokee with a 2" lift, 31" tires and limited slip in the rear. Looking forward to running with the club. I've been running trails for most of my life and love the Arizona trails!
04-07-2015 06:39 PM
11mpg 1st post. 2003 Z71 Suburban. Truck only looks clean cause I broke and then replaced everything on it cause 1/2 tons can barely take kids to soccer practice.


4.88 gears, TrueTrac & Yukon axles, 4L60e built, 2600 rpm stall, Cam (219/233), Trick Flow Heads, custom bent exhaust, 1.5 inch body lift, keys, spring-spacers, Bilstein 5100s, and MTZ 33x12.5s.

How it sits now

Bunch of randoms.

Also Have the 2013 JK Wrangler. 31x10.5 muds and 4.56 gears with Truetracs front and rear.

And then there is this thing........

04-06-2015 06:31 PM
Raffaelli New guy checking in.

I have a 1978 toyota chinook im starting a 4wd swap on. Ill need some tips and pointers from Pirate for sure.

Not my first toyota, but the first sas conversion Ive ever done. Should be fun!
04-01-2015 11:44 AM
mad4runner Just made an account but have been finding info on pirate for a while. Recently did a swap on a 4runner and have gotten stuck in limp mode and can't get out. Time to call in the big guns!
03-25-2015 03:02 PM
Kcoll Been on here looking for a while. Finally made account. Now finally posting.

92 F150 supercab first time "build"

351w swap
dana 44s

Kelowna BC

Truck is reliable always willing to putter in the bush
03-19-2015 06:11 PM
Mckannan20 Newby here. Needing some help with a 07 rubi rear end
03-17-2015 08:34 PM
Was Hi, newbie here. This my first post. Have a running project I am working on and another waiting for some tlc. Living in West, Tx.
03-17-2015 01:54 PM
StreetHookerPulling New here have a 1979 f250 pull/street/dirt drag truck
03-15-2015 05:02 AM
MrMatius Noob here. 98 tj 4.0 5 speed
Looking to turn it into a dual purpose wheeler/dd. Probably never get over 35's on it. Researching so I can get rid of the turdy five and do an 8.8 or 9" swap myself. Welder by trade so I'm good with fab work.
03-14-2015 05:11 PM
FirstCrawler #1 post and super newbie here!

4X4 rigs:

2012 Ford 6.7 Super-Cab Long Bed 4X4

1981 Toyota Regular Cab 4X4
03-08-2015 12:17 PM
Not new to the sport, just new here.

So I created this user name a long time ago and then proceeded to forget that I had created it until I needed to ask for some help identifying some axles and it won't let me post anywhere but here.

I don't even have the Ugly Blue Yota anymore, sold it when I moved to ND and bought me a warmer vehicle that had a full floor pan and could hold some heat inside during the winters up here. Now I have a '93 Wrangler, 4.0, 5-Sp, Sahara package. Pretty good little jeep to start a build with and still be able to DD while I get a stack of parts put together.

So, question I have is about axle identification. I have pictures of the axle tags from the covers. Neither axle (Front or rear) have the stamped BOM numbers on them and the numbers off the tags don't cross to anything from the Dana website. Front is 610040-4, 4.09 ratio, open carrier. I'm about 99% positive it's a HP D44. Not too concerned with a complete identification other than the spline count on the axle shafts which I can get when I tear it down. Rear is where I am confused. I bought the axles sight unseen off an old 78-79 Ford F-250. Was told it was a D60, but upon bringing it home it looks to me more like a D70 and I wanted some verification before I drop a bunch of coin on parts that either won't fit or work if I have the other one. Number on it is 603382-12, 4.10 ratio, open carrier. There are other letters on the tags themselves but no other numbers, and like I said, neither of these number, with or without the -## following the 6 digits work in the Dana identifier.

Anyone got any ideas?

And for my check in, I'm in the Oil Patch in ND, I don't work in Oil and love to wrench on my rig or whatever I can find.
03-05-2015 07:28 AM
SLC801 Long time lurker here. Had another user name but for whatever reason it never allowed me to post replies or comments....Recently acquired a 1996 F150 beater that I would like to turn into a light duty wheeler/Fishing/camping rig. In an ideal world it would get Ford 1 tons, with a 4bt and a 5 speed...Never really worked on autos besides the basic maintenance stuff. If anyone could recommend some good reading material on where to start I would appreciate it...
03-02-2015 01:47 PM
UrbanPrimate just checking in
03-01-2015 10:06 PM
Originally Posted by More Displacement View Post

Half my 4x4 info searchers end up here so I thought I'd join.


1997 SFA S10
Divorced 205
Dana 60 rear with disk brake conversion
stock 4.3 and 4L60E

1995 C2500
454 TBI
Thinking about SAS

1964 Lesabre
Chevy 350 swap

1967 Skylark
Buick 455 swap eventually

1969 C20
14 Bolt in the bed
Sweet rides! Share some pics of that 4x4 family.
02-27-2015 04:34 PM
More Displacement Newb.

Half my 4x4 info searchers end up here so I thought I'd join.


1997 SFA S10
Divorced 205
Dana 60 rear with disk brake conversion
stock 4.3 and 4L60E

1995 C2500
454 TBI
Thinking about SAS

1964 Lesabre
Chevy 350 swap

1967 Skylark
Buick 455 swap eventually

1969 C20
14 Bolt in the bed
02-17-2015 08:26 AM
-CoStep- Newb here from Augusta GA/ North Augusta SC. recently purchased a 92 toyota pickup 22re 5 speed with plans on making it a daily driver/weekend crawler.
02-14-2015 03:59 PM
dan newman Can I ask a question now?
02-13-2015 05:26 AM
Balto Charlie New to the group, Marylander
Long time 4x4 but no hardcore at all.
Usually 4x4 to get to backcountry to mnt bike, ski, canoe/kayak or backpack.

Hope to gather some info from the experts, thanks
This thread has more than 25 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:34 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.