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PostPosted: Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:32 pm    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

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Mostly all stock, suspension that is. Many non stock motors!
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:12 am    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

richparker wrote:
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Mostly all stock, suspension that is. Many non stock motors!

Nice, I'd been told to make it out there for this. Looks like I'll have to make it next year.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:42 pm    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

My roofrack and of roads ligths are ready
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:46 pm    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

And the Man said.. Let there be Light.. going deer hunting ? lol no drive through windows for you.. looks great.. nice job
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:36 pm    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

Who's ready for Snipe hunting?
Looking good
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:14 am    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

So, do you think if you put seats up there you would be safe from lions in the bush in Africa?
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:21 am    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

they could scale that in nothing flat.. but it has the safari look going for sure..
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:17 am    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

205/70 15 on Mercedes C-Class Wheels.
But with no regular german "TÜV"
so i must change to 205/70R14. But i can not find a offroad Tire in this Dimension. It is so heavy here in germany to get a car with modifications and the classic car registration on the road Crying or Very sad

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:18 am    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

sorry: 205/75R15 on the Merc wheels
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 1:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus Reply with quote

Ive known people to cheat. Put 14" tires on to pass TUV then put the 15's back on.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:55 am    Post subject: Bumper Reply with quote

Found these Bumpers in the classifieds.

Rear Bumper 1 3/4" steel tubing t2a
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Bumpers heavy duty diamond plate t2b
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