My 96 B2500

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Madbutcher
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My 96 B2500

Unread post by Madbutcher » January 27th, 2016, 9:48 am

Bought my truck with a pile of new parts.
But none of them fit my 96..
Looks like all the parts i got with the truck is to the 2.5LTD.
Was planing to change U joints in the driveshaft today.. and the joints i got is to small :crazy:
only the leafsprings fit my truk

The pile of parts i got with the truck:
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But i got new taillights on it today :D


I put a first gen Explorer midconsole in it:
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BigDutchy
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Re: My 96 B2500

Unread post by BigDutchy » January 27th, 2016, 6:44 pm

Hi mate

Like your old truck. Nothing wrong starting with an older car. Nothing wrong sticking with it either....
Are you based on the North Pole mate? Look at the snow....
Did they put the steering wheel on the wrong side?

Madbutcher
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Re: My 96 B2500

Unread post by Madbutcher » January 27th, 2016, 11:42 pm

I live in Norway and the steeringwheel is on the correct side for me :D
I joined this forum for i can't find info on the mazda here home :urgh:

I love the old thing.. i have a 92 Ford Explorer for a toy :D

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Re: My 96 B2500

Unread post by Madbutcher » May 10th, 2016, 8:14 pm

Bought a parts truck today :D

Its a 2001 Ford Ranger (Courier in AUS) 2.5l turbo diesel.
I will use the engine and the bed.
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And I found a set of used 31x10.5 BFG AT's :lol:

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Think this will look good.. just need to find some 15" wheels

Not bad for 500NOK (83 AUD)

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Re: My 96 B2500

Unread post by BigDutchy » May 13th, 2016, 5:56 pm

500 nok?? I would not knock that back either......

Madbutcher
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Re: My 96 B2500

Unread post by Madbutcher » May 13th, 2016, 11:28 pm

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This is the look i want.. 10x15" wheels with -44 would do fine i think :D

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