[tcb] Re: New Bus

sammie, you could be the first. 
i can get a jack under mine at the stock jack points. the jack just won't fit 
under the front bumper is all

Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2009 16:00:17 -0800
From: bugcollections@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

I'm curious about how you box scrapers get a jack under the suspension to jack 
it up in the first place.  Have you ever thought about built in air jacks?

--- On Thu, 2/12/09, Mike Hayes <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

From: Mike Hayes <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009, 5:42 PM

I wonder if I bag it if the bags would push the suspension low enough to 
change the tires.   Ohh even better I'll get some of those jacks like 
the Mach 5 to push it down. ;-)




Denis wrote:
> AAA
>
>     ----- Original Message -----
>     *From:* sammie smith <mailto:bugcollections@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     *To:* tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     *Sent:* Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:11 AM
>     *Subject:* [tcb] Re: New Bus
>
>     Let's see if I got this right:  You have to jack up the bus and
>     jack down the bus at the same time.  That is if you have the
>     correct length bottle jack and the bus is not so low that you
>     can't get any jack under there in the first place; then you have
>     to wrestle the tire out with help from at least two other people. 
>     And then you got a 200+ pound person to stand on a long pry bar
>     jammed into the suspension somewhere.  Sure hope you don't have a
>     flat on a lonely road at night by yourself.   LOL!
>      
>     That ain't covered in my /Bentley Manual./
>
>     --- On *Thu, 2/12/09, Brian Denning
>     /<i_am_cool_fred@xxxxxxxxxxx>/* wrote:
>
>         From: Brian Denning <i_am_cool_fred@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>         Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>         To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>         Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009, 9:25 AM
>
>         mine's not a split but i have to put a bottle jack in there
>         and jack it down then pull the wheel off and then jack it back
>         up.
>
>
>        > Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 16:54:40 -0800
>        > From: sealingwaxred@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        > Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        > To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >
>        > We use a long pry bar ,put it on top of the axtle tube let
>         some one gently put presure on the bar while you pull the
>         wheel out.I also have a small hidraulic jack so I can do it by
>         myself it need be.Be sure and take it with you on trips.
>        >
>        > Paul Smith
>        >
>        > 2009 Zone Tour 1999-2009 ,10 years of Trucking
>        >
>        > H.B.B
>        > T.C.B
>        > Transporters at the Point 6 October 9,10,and 11, 2009
>        >
>        >
>        > --- On Wed, 2/11/09, Mike Hayes <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:
>        >
>        >> From: Mike Hayes <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >> Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        >> To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >> Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2009, 6:29 PM
>        >> O.K. I need some advise from someone with a lowered
split.
>        >> How the hell do you get the back wheels off!!? I jacked
up
>        >> the bus put it on jack stands and started to take the
wheels
>        >> off the back off the bus and they won't clear the
wheel
>        >> wells. It lacks about 2-3 inches to clear. It also has a
>        >> strait axle conversion. I even tried letting the air out
of
>        >> the tires and still can't get them out. :-( :-(
>        >>
>        >>
>        >>
>        >>
>        >>
>        >> Mike Hayes wrote:
>        >>>
>        >>> Got off work early, it's a nice day so I'm
>        >> gonna go out and work on the bus. :-D
>        >>>
>        >>>
>        >>> Will Wood wrote:
>        >>>> No sometimes ugly just comes back uglier.
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>> -----Original Message-----
>        >>>>
>        >>>>> From: Eric Woodall
<eric@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>> Sent: Feb 11, 2009 4:15 PM
>        >>>>> To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>> Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>> Sometimes ugly goes around the world and
comes
>        >> back on the other side
>        >>>>> beautiful.
>        >>>>> Just ask Robb.
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>> (joking rob, don't kill me)
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>> Mike Hayes wrote:
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>>> I'm just waiting for any show. While
>        >> I do like driving my bay it is
>        >>>>>> ugly as sin.
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>> ATX BUS wrote:
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> We were all waiting for the time and
>        >> date of the show.
>        >>>>>>> Jeff (atx_bus)
>        >>>>>>> 66 So-42
>        >>>>>>> 67 sportsmobile camper
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>
>        
------------------------------------------------------------------------
>        >>
>        >>>>>>> *From:* Mike Hayes
>        >> <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>> *To:* tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>> *Sent:* Wednesday, February 11, 2009
>        >> 2:48:03 PM
>        >>>>>>> *Subject:* [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> I think the excitement is over,
>        >> I've had my 15 minutes . :-)
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> singlecabboy wrote:
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>> I think you should have like a
one
>        >> man show , say in Waco or some
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> place centrally located.They're
>        >> hasn't been this much excitement on
>        >>>>>>> here since Denis tried to run Murry
>        >> over the falls.
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>> Paul Smith
>        >>>>>>>> 2009 Zone Tour 1999-2009 ,10
>        >> years of Trucking
>        >>>>>>>> H.B.B T.C.B Transporters at the
>        >> Point 6 October 9,10,and 11, 2009
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>> --- On Tue, 2/10/09, Mike Hayes
>        >> <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> <mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>>
>        >> wrote:
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>> From: Mike Hayes
>        >> <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx
<mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>> Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        >>>>>>>>> To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >> <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>> Date: Tuesday, February 10,
>        >> 2009, 4:32 PM
>        >>>>>>>>> Damn thats what it needs.....
>        >> a beer holder! :-) ;-)
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>> Eric Woodall wrote:
>        >>>>>>>>>>>> To the beer
>        >> holder, everything is beautiful! ;-)
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>> ATX BUS wrote:
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> X2
>        >>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>> Seriously, can't
>        >> wait to see that bad boy in
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> person.
>        >> And I thought
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> the saying
>        >> was, "beauty is the the eyes of
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> the
>        >> beer holder?"
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> Jeff
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>
>        
------------------------------------------------------------------------
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> *From:*
>        >> Eric Woodall <eric@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
<mailto:eric@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>> *To:*
>        >> tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>>>> *Sent:* Tuesday,
>        >> February 10, 2009 2:34:47 PM
>        >>>>>>>>>>> *Subject:* [tcb] Re:
>        >> New Bus
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>> Shite, who cares
Mike,
>        >> it is still sweet!!!
>        >>>>>>>>>>> Very nice ride.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>> Mike Hayes wrote:
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> Actually there is not as much to be
>        >> jealous of
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> as one might think. So
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> here it
>        >> is since it will come out eventually.>>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> It is a 62, fifteen
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> window
>        >> with a 21 window top made to look like
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> a
>        >> 59-60. It was pretty
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> well
>        >> done but it was done awhile ago and
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> everything needs to be
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> freshened up like the rubber, headliner and
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> finish the interior.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> But I
>        >> don't care it's beautiful, I
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> like it, theres no rust holes and
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> it's mine. :-) :-D
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>> It will be
running
>        >> and stopping by next
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Monday. Since it hasn't been
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> on the
>        >> road since 1999 I'm gonna make sure
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> it's mechanically sound.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> The
>        >> pictures were from the guys house I picked
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> it up from it had been
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> sitting
>        >> under a carport since 99.
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>> sammie smith
>        >> wrote:
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>> Me thinks there are a LOT of
>        >> jealous
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> people on this list today.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ---
>        >> On *Tue, 2/10/09, Denis
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> /<coocoo@xxxxxxx <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>> <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >> <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx>>>/* wrote:
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>> From: Denis <coocoo@xxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>> <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx
>        >> <mailto:coocoo@xxxxxxx>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Subject: [tcb] Re: New Bus
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> To:
>        >> tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>> <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2009, 10:01
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> AM
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> It's OK, kinda dirty, though. And
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> it has a nasty old Indian
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> blanket on the floor and I think I see
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> rust in the parcel tray.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The
>        >> ball on the shifter handle is
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> wrong. I think that it is
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> missing a windwing latch.
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> Lots of
>        >> work. I hope you didn't pay
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> too much.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Asshole.
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> -----
>        >> Original Message ----- From:
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> "Mike Hayes"
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> <mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >> <mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> To: <tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
<mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >> <mailto:tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Sent: Monday, February 09, 2009 10:00
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> PM
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> Subject: [tcb] New Bus
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> So
>        >> I've always wanted a split
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> window bus so a couple of weeks
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ago
>        >> I
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>> picked
>        >>> up a little fixer upper.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> Should have it on the
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >> road soon.
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Big
>        >> improvement over my Bay with
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>> the bloody nose.
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here
>        >> are some pic's
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>
>        >> http://www.mikescoolpics.com/thumbnails.php?album=42
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>
>        >>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>>
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>>
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>>
>        >>>
>        >>>
>        >>>
>        >>>
>        >
>
>        
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