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    Maryland doesnt want me to own a Deuce!

    Problems when going to DMV , at least in Cecil county Went to 12min title/tag. . in and out with plates. Got it inspected with no issues My former mdarng commander is an statefarm agent - commercial policy for about 850/yr This last one is a 97 lmtv and I have commercial plates If you get...
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    Paint Information (Codes and Sources)

    Thanks Sgt/USMC 97LMTV
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    Just got a 1997 M1078 LMTV.

    That's the daily driver.. Drive about 25miles/day Went 2 full weeks, and put 28gal in tank. I can live with that.. [emoji3] Sgt/USMC 97LMTV
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    Just got a 1997 M1078 LMTV.

    This beast is finally on the road and licensed in MD. Yay!! From Ft Lewis , Wa to MD. Long journey. 2 seals, 2 u-joints, tie rod and bar (and the grill). And custom hitch Spent under 2k$ for the parts and labor (not counting extra tires!!) Drive almost every day to work ( 18-30 miles a day 3...
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    My latest steel grille for the LMTV!!

    THESE ARE AWESOME!!!! Just got mine today, quick sand, few Costa if Walmart camo on the back, 3 bolts and on the truck . Then painted the front. On and looking good in under an hour!!! Well worth getting instead ok f the original fiberglass - and this was a better deal (IMHO)!! Sent from my...
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    tie rod ends cross out?

    I have not had any issues with them. Have only driven about 200 miles so far. Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
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    tie rod ends cross out?

    tie rod ends I have a 1997 M1078 - ordered from these below. 1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) ITEM SMR PART DESCRIPTION AND NO CODE FSCM NUMBER USABLE ON CODE (UOC) QTY GROUP 1401: MECHANICAL STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY FIG.160 TIE ROD AND TIE ROD ENDS 1 PAOZZ 78500 A1-3102-U-2881 TIE...
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    LMTV - M1078 Alarm going Off (Dual-tone)

    just tape it over?? (:grin:) I was out , in the snow this am going over everything I could and/or found in the TMs I have to resolve. The dual-tone alarm ONLY goes off for the Troop Switch or Van Door - right?
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    LMTV - M1078 Alarm going Off (Dual-tone)

    So - started this am - I belive it is the dual-tone alarm. Manual says associated with the Troop Transport Alarm / Van Door Alarm .. I dont have one either of those. It starts of faint, then gradually get louder until it sounds like the low-air alarm. Any thought? point me in another...
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    97 LMTV-M1078 Brake Help - MD

    Thanks - I didnt even think of that one - and I still know a few folks in the MDARNG (did 8yrs!!) in HdG -
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    97 LMTV-M1078 Brake Help - MD

    thanks for the quick response!! will search fleabay for the part Sent from my SM-T580 using Tapatalk
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    97 LMTV-M1078 Brake Help - MD

    OK - first problems - Inspection said "brakes were wet".I took off the wheel and brake drum - they were. Looks like gear oil(????). Cleaned them up, remounted everything. ran for a mile or so and when I got back, they were "wet again". Where the heck do I start? (I have MS - so changing the...
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    Just got a 1997 M1078 LMTV.

    OK - first problems - Inspection said "brakes were wet".I took off the wheel and brake drum - they were. Looks like gear oil(????). Cleaned them up, remounted everything. ran for a mile or so and when I got back, they were "wet again". Where the heck do I start? (I have MS - so changing the...
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    Maryland doesnt want me to own a Deuce!

    Just went thru this hassle today. According to mva NO military vehicles are allowed to be registered in MD.. at all.. This is because the vin is not 17 digits, and "no one should be driving them in the road..." So - went to a title service , in and out. Done Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using...
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    Just got a 1997 M1078 LMTV.

    I used a broker from AZ will pm his info. Good pricing Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
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