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post #1 of 11 Old 04-24-2006, 08:42 PM Thread Starter
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To all those with their XJ's painted flat black

Can you post some pics so I can see how it looks? Might be getting mine painted flat black.

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post #2 of 11 Old 04-24-2006, 09:23 PM
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hey ive seen one before on here a while back. i tried to search for it again but had no luck. but when i saw it.... it looked AWESOME! paint it and the grill flat black, and youve gotta sweet lookin ride. and like c'mon, what doesnt look good in flat black!?
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Before the TRANSFORMATION (which is still taking place)


Banged up after wheelin





Still under construction


Wheelin






Updated pics to come soon!

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if i wanted a hummer, id call your sister:dunno:
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post #4 of 11 Old 04-24-2006, 10:35 PM
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not to change the subject, but what kind of hood mods are those? any pics of the process?

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Also not to change the subject but where do you wheel. I see your also from CT and ive got the deliemma of having NOWHERE to wheel

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looks like the skirt under the engine compartment (the thing which catches drips and is generally worthless) is coming off in that last pic

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looks like the skirt under the engine compartment (the thing which catches drips and is generally worthless) is coming off in that last pic
I believe its the other way around. Keeps rocks, mud, water, tar, etc out of your engine components

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ok, that is a good point, not to hijack the thread, but if that skirt has come off, is there anyway to replace it? does anyone make OEM like replacements for that part?

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not to change the subject, but what kind of hood mods are those? any pics of the process?
Those are lund hood scoops, made functional now, not in pics, sorry no pics just cut and stick over the hole

90 Cherokee XJ - Flat Black - 4.0 - aw4 - np242 - Around 6" of lift (3" springs 3" blocks 2.5"spacers 3"AAL) Rough country - 31x10.5" coursers - Some lights - Custom bumper-Class 5 rear hitch- Flowmaster 40 exhaust - k&N intake- Surco safari rack

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if i wanted a hummer, id call your sister:dunno:
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Also not to change the subject but where do you wheel. I see your also from CT and ive got the deliemma of having NOWHERE to wheel
Thats rice's sandpit in north haven, but after our last adventure we stopped going there, 2 totaled rigs and a Sh*tload of tickets of the DEP and local police, but there are other decent place in CT, Guilford and Middletown both have decent spots.

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if i wanted a hummer, id call your sister:dunno:
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looks like the skirt under the engine compartment (the thing which catches drips and is generally worthless) is coming off in that last pic
yea thats actually a stuck pic, there a rock that caught my axle there and somehow pulled that mud gaurd down its back up now, but i think if you didnt toreplace that you could buy the rubber gaurd directly from mopar or do waht im planning on doing and buy a full front skid

90 Cherokee XJ - Flat Black - 4.0 - aw4 - np242 - Around 6" of lift (3" springs 3" blocks 2.5"spacers 3"AAL) Rough country - 31x10.5" coursers - Some lights - Custom bumper-Class 5 rear hitch- Flowmaster 40 exhaust - k&N intake- Surco safari rack

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