This is Blue 2 weeks after the body work.                                                                This is Blue currently.                                     

As of April 2007, Blue is weighing in at 2810kg (6182 lbs) trail ready.

See pictures of Blue from beginning to end.

Make: Ford
Model: Bronco XLT
Year: 1985

Engine: 302 cu. multi-port EFI
Transmission: AOD w/ shift kit
Tranfercase: BW1345
Front Axle: Straight D44, 5.13 gears, ARB locker & Spicer axle shafts
Rear Axle: GM 14 Bolt, 5.13 gears & ARB locker, stock axle shafts


BDS front leaf springs (4" lift, 48" eye to eye)  

Explorer Pro-Comp rear leaf springs (4" lift)

Rancho 9000 shocks w/ in-cab controller

36x13.5x16 Interco bias Irok's

16x8 steel wheels

Warn Premium hubs

Precision U-joints 

Moog ball joints

Explorer Pro-Comp front brake hoses

Moog tie rods and custom draglink


MSD ignition wires

MSD ignition coil

Exhaust: Walker 3" catalytic converter, Magnaflow 3" muffler

K&N air filter

Dual batteries (in stock location)  w/ interior bypass switch

Fuse / relay panel (custom)

Gates belts

Bosch O2 sensor

Stant superstat

Ford MAT sensor

Hayden fan clutch

Ford EGR valve

Standard EGR position sensor

Niehoff TPS

Echlin air-bypass valve

Arrow power steering box

Fenco water pump

Arrow smog pump

Rebuilt ECM

Wilson starter

Niehoff fuel injectors



On-board air (using York 210r A/C compressor)

Spectre fuel tank

Breather filters for axles, tranny and t/case

Ford fuel sender

IPF H4 headlight conversion w/ PIAA Xtreme white bulbs 

IPF 968's w/PIAA Xtreme white bulbs

IPF 868's w/PIAA Xtreme white bulbs

Grote & Piaa rock lamps

no name back up lamps w/ Piaa Xtreme white bulbs

Autoventshade door visors

Soft top (custom)

Ford tailgate shell

Ford rear window weatherstripping

Pro-Body rear outer fenders

Ford rear inner fenders

Hood and right door from wreckers

Pro-Body right front fender

Ford left front fender

3 coats of PPG Concept "Lapis Poly Metallic" 


Hella dual tone air horn

Grant steering wheel w/cruise control

Steelhorse clinometer

Uniden CB

Larsen antenna

Fire extinguisher

Shear Comfort seat covers

Center console (custom)

Steelhorse overhead console w/ custom switch panel

SEM painted doors and dash

Limo tint on 3 rear windows

Echlin headlight switch

Ford power door lock switch (right side)

Ford power window switch (left side)

Cardone power window motor (right side)

Ford pins and bushing on both doors

Upper hinge on driver's door

Rear power window motor

Truck "club"



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