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Need a job shop in Tucson

Fairly new to the Tucson area, and am looking to re-gear. Wondering if anyone can suggest a good shop to use? Any suggestions would be appreciated!
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post #2 of 12 Old 02-15-2014, 06:44 PM
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I haven't used them myself but some people use Desert Rat, they have several locations in town.

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Desert Rat did my 5.13's last year, no problems.

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BTW. you should swing by here and introduce yourself. Be polite and all.

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Lloyds transmission/diff shop. Over 30 yrs exp..great work...Desert Rat on Palo Verde subs their gear work to lloyds FWIW.

Lloyd is the dad....darryl is his son and knows a ton about older and the Jk jeeps.
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Ask Murray.... He knows the best.
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Murrayv uses J at Tucson Diff...I don't know anything about Tucson Diff. Ian sure they are good if Murray uses them.
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Thanks guys! I will definitely look into these places when I get back to Tucson! Can't wait.
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Just let darryl know shawn stoner reffered you...he did gears and posi for several street trucks i had and i wouldn't hesitate to let him work on my jeep.
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Just let darryl know shawn stoner reffered you...he did gears and posi for several street trucks i had and i wouldn't hesitate to let him work on my jeep.
Is that why you took your jeep to Phoenix?

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Is that why you took your jeep to Phoenix?
Because iam impatient and all the shops here are stupid and don't stock parts!
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Desert Rat did my 5.13's last year, no problems.
Did you supply the parts or did you just get them through the shop? Do you remember how much the labor ran ya?
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