Am I just a cheap a$$?

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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by johnR » Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:46 pm

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Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:53 pm
After the joy I had with the M70, I am doing ALL the servicing on the GearUp by myself. If it needs to go to a dealer, it will be something that is not on my dime and I will be damned picky here I take it. JohnR, need a filter, I'll gladly send you one... have plenty...
Thanks James, I ought to be good, I have a call in to Terry Crawford.
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by BigJames » Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:05 pm

johnR wrote:
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:46 pm
BigJames wrote:
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:53 pm
After the joy I had with the M70, I am doing ALL the servicing on the GearUp by myself. If it needs to go to a dealer, it will be something that is not on my dime and I will be damned picky here I take it. JohnR, need a filter, I'll gladly send you one... have plenty...
Thanks James, I ought to be good, I have a call in to Terry Crawford.
hmmm, that's where my filters came from!
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by johnR » Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:11 pm

The service is good. One valve just needed a little adjustment and the factory puts in paper valve covers that tore and had to be replaced, but all in all everything is in great shape.
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by cateyetech » Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:38 am

johnR wrote:
Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:11 pm
The service is good. One valve just needed a little adjustment and the factory puts in paper valve covers that tore and had to be replaced, but all in all everything is in great shape.
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by FrankyDub23 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:09 am

Damn, that's expensive!

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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by cateyetech » Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:21 pm

Hey JR
Did your 19 have grease in the drive shafts and drive splines from the factory?

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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by johnR » Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:08 pm

cateyetech wrote:
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:21 pm
Hey JR
Did your 19 have grease in the drive shafts and drive splines from the factory?

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Yes. It looked good when I looked, but did put more on while I was there. I am guessing yours didn't. :lurker:
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by cateyetech » Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:17 pm

johnR wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:08 pm
cateyetech wrote:
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:21 pm
Hey JR
Did your 19 have grease in the drive shafts and drive splines from the factory?

:foilhead:
Yes. It looked good when I looked, but did put more on while I was there. I am guessing yours didn't. :lurker:
Hey JR
We have a 03, 10years old and 4,400km when we got it, with dry splines :evil:
Drive-drive shafts- clutch even the axels were dry :x
Just saw Tomcatfixers photo and heard several reports of no grease even on the newer rigs (not 19's)

Glad hear Ural is lubing them :boogie:

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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by johnR » Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:20 pm

cateyetech wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:17 pm
johnR wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:08 pm
cateyetech wrote:
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:21 pm
Hey JR
Did your 19 have grease in the drive shafts and drive splines from the factory?

:foilhead:
Yes. It looked good when I looked, but did put more on while I was there. I am guessing yours didn't. :lurker:
Hey JR
We have a 03, 10years old and 4,400km when we got it, with dry splines :evil:
Drive-drive shafts- clutch even the axels were dry :x
Just saw Tomcatfixers photo and heard several reports of no grease even on the newer rigs (not 19's)

Glad hear Ural is lubing them :boogie:

:foilhead:
Got it. I am a firm believer in lube. No matter the occasion. :D
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by Bigflash1 » Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:57 pm

I had the dealer do my initial 300m maint. Just a smidge over $450. Guess who is doing his own maint now as well
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Re: Am I just a cheap a$$?

Post by Michael W » Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:36 pm

I just did my 300m maint. All good , no problems.
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