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Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-04-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By Green Man
ChallengerHO12, Like I said earlier, the...

ChallengerHO12,

Like I said earlier, the thickest spacer you can SAFELY use is 6mm. If you want 12mm, buy a hubcentric adapter. Somewhere here on Challengertalk I posted a bunch of info on Dorman...
Forum: Performance Modifications   07-03-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,406
Posted By Green Man
JBA Shortie headers; MBRP 3" catback (S710440)...

JBA Shortie headers; MBRP 3" catback (S710440) with mufflers only in the back; resonator delete. Sounds great.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   06-22-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By Green Man
Brandy16, I've been under the rear end of my...

Brandy16,

I've been under the rear end of my car several times. The only factory adjustment I see is for toe. There is a bolt on the toe-link arm you can turn (< 180 degrees) to set the toe angle....
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-15-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,910
Posted By Green Man
bluert, That is a good point about the tape....

bluert,

That is a good point about the tape. Actually, it comes off very easily with freeze mist. The freeze mist shrinks the adhesive enough to break it loose. I believe I bought the bezels on...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-15-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,910
Posted By Green Man
sfmadmax, I noticed you had the washer...

sfmadmax,

I noticed you had the washer nozzle holes cut in the hood. I had AFR delete those and used wet-arm sprayers on my install. The sprayers are in the wiper blade assembly and hard to see....
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-14-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,910
Posted By Green Man
sfmadmax, When you have the time please...

sfmadmax,

When you have the time please measure the distances on your hood as shown by the yellow arrows. I'd like to compare them to mine.

Thanks,

Green Man
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-14-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,910
Posted By Green Man
sfmadmax, Good choice going with AFR. The...

sfmadmax,

Good choice going with AFR. The wait is long, but the product is quality. Here are 2 images. I painted the shaker bubble the same color as the car. I also used 8-32 threaded inserts for...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   05-27-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 56,426
Posted By Green Man
Do these wing spoilers look cheesy?

Do these wing spoilers look cheesy?
Forum: Bolt On's   05-14-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,337
Posted By Green Man
Well done 09Titanium!! 5 hours sounds like a...

Well done 09Titanium!! 5 hours sounds like a record. Seems I did it the hard way. I think the 5.7L gaskets have the hole for the EGR because mine lined up fine. You have a tuner right? I'd like to...
Forum: Bolt On's   04-14-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,337
Posted By Green Man
cannonballcobb...

cannonballcobb (http://www.challengertalk.com/forums/members/7045.html),

So you torqed 1 bolt you could access with a torque wrench and then hand tightened the rest to what felt like the same...
Forum: Bolt On's   04-14-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,337
Posted By Green Man
Gila Hemi, I did not torque mine...but they...

Gila Hemi,

I did not torque mine...but they are really tight with hi-temp Locktite. It's almost impossible to tighten some of the bolts. I could barely get a wrench in there to tighten them. A...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   04-13-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
All, I had to do more rear suspension...

All,

I had to do more rear suspension tightening on Green Man. The rear upper control arms were loose (again) where they bolt to the cradle. I replaced the nuts/locks with self-locking nuts in 4...
Forum: Bolt On's   04-09-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,955
Posted By Green Man
Dear OSUpdt24...

Dear OSUpdt24 (http://www.challengertalk.com/forums/members/93522.html),

Glad you are happy with your results. You have a 2010; what happens next year when it's time for your smog test and recert?...
Forum: Bolt On's   04-07-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,955
Posted By Green Man
CruzTorL, Not to discourage you, but without...

CruzTorL,

Not to discourage you, but without cats your cars exhaust will smell horrible (like a burning skunk under your ride) :surprise:. If you are unlucky enough to be in front of a police car,...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-07-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 38,531
Posted By Green Man
sfmadmax...

sfmadmax (http://www.challengertalk.com/forums/members/59466.html),

When I bought my shaker from AFR I knew about the Maggy option. I have an R/T but Steve sold me the modifed 392 hood that would...
Forum: Performance Modifications   04-03-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,488
Posted By Green Man
R3TRO, Yes you are right, the mufflers are...

R3TRO,

Yes you are right, the mufflers are in the back. It does sound better with the resonators removed. It had some drone that was reduced quite a lot with Hushmat and foam in the area where the...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-24-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By Green Man
Mark2112, Anything less than a 6mm spacer...

Mark2112,

Anything less than a 6mm spacer does not need longer wheel studs. You're fine!

Green Man
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-19-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
Sudz, Have you installed "Johnny Joints" on...

Sudz,

Have you installed "Johnny Joints" on your Challenger?

I went to the website that sells them...
Johnny JointŪ (http://www.currieenterprises.com/cestore/johnnyjoints.aspx)

They use...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-18-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
PSM450, Regardless of what they print or...

PSM450,

Regardless of what they print or reply, when I lubed them they took some grease. So either they had no grease from the factory or very little. I'll ask them what grade Delrin they used so...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-17-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
Sudz, Thanks for the data sheet. First, I...

Sudz,

Thanks for the data sheet. First, I see there are several grades of Delrin listed in this white paper. I don't know the grade that Spohn used for their bushings. I can ask them. Delrin that...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-17-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
All, This past weekend I got under the Green...

All,

This past weekend I got under the Green Man rear end and checked out the Spohn suspension arms. I found 4 Delrin bushings that were pinched...the crush tubes were too short from the get...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-17-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,781
Posted By Green Man
All, This past weekend I got under the Green...

All,

This past weekend I got under the Green Man rear end and checked out the Spohn suspension arms. I found 4 Delrin bushings that were pinched...the crush tubes were too short from the get...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-15-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By Green Man
dragrcr, The thickest spacer you can safely...

dragrcr,

The thickest spacer you can safely use without longer studs or going to an adapter is 6mm. I have 6mm spacers on my front wheels. I did install longer studs in the rear. Dorman sells...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-04-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,008
Posted By Green Man
GreeninTN, One issue I see is the tire...

GreeninTN,

One issue I see is the tire rubbing if the car is lowered too much. Another is the tire throwing rocks up and hitting the fender. Back in the day it was cool to have the tires stick...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-01-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,008
Posted By Green Man
All, Here is a better view under the car. ...

All,
Here is a better view under the car.

Green Man
緑の男の人です。
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