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post #31 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 06:27 PM
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If I could put that as my signature, I would hahahaha


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post #32 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 06:48 PM Thread Starter
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Looks great! I want your XJ!!! Lol

Any idea when the next upgrades are coming?
iron rock offroad group buy....that's all I'm saying.

ok, I'll say one more thing.....wouldn't it look alot better with a 5.5inch long arm kit on 33s?

Spencer, you should buy it before I keep putting so much into it. everything is always for sale for the right price.
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post #33 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 07:11 PM
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You're on a forum asking XJ fanatics if your XJ would look better with a bigger lift and bigger tires...I think you know the answer to this question haha. And I don't think it would qualify as a "safari build" if you didn't ;-) lol

I would buy it but there's 3 things wrong with that. 1-I don't have the money. 2-I want a bone-stock XJ so I can build it up myself. And 3-If I bought it from you I wouldn't be able to drool all over your new add-ons lol

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post #34 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 07:37 PM
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iron rock offroad group buy....that's all I'm saying.

ok, I'll say one more thing.....wouldn't it look alot better with a 5.5inch long arm kit on 33s?

Spencer, you should buy it before I keep putting so much into it. everything is always for sale for the right price.
Itd look even better on 35's lol.

It looks good so far i like the build.

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post #35 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 09:22 PM Thread Starter
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35s maybe someday down the road. I want to keep the hp30 and chry8.25 axles. I wouldn't do 35s until I decide I want to buy alloy shafts etc. 33s will fit nicely, it will still look big, and the axles will like them better.
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post #36 of 74 Old 05-13-2010, 11:18 PM
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I know I already said this to ya, but that rear ladder you fabed up is awesome


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post #37 of 74 Old 05-27-2010, 10:20 AM
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Cherokee is comin along nicely man! I see your going with the 5.5" kit, as well am I with my WJ lol.

What size tire are you going to run with the 5.5", after wearing your 31's ofcourse

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post #38 of 74 Old 07-02-2010, 12:14 PM Thread Starter
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IRO just sent me a few boxes of happiness.
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post #39 of 74 Old 07-02-2010, 09:46 PM
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Well what are you waiting for? Get to work, we want to see pics of the new upgrades!!! Lol

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post #40 of 74 Old 07-02-2010, 09:56 PM
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I am so envious... And my '90 XJ is as well.

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post #41 of 74 Old 07-06-2010, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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Cherokee is comin along nicely man! I see your going with the 5.5" kit, as well am I with my WJ lol.

What size tire are you going to run with the 5.5", after wearing your 31's ofcourse
33x1250. im debating between cooper stt's, wrangler kevlars, and firestone destinations. what are yalls thoughts on tire choice?
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post #42 of 74 Old 07-09-2010, 06:58 PM
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NICE! Just got my IRO long arms installed. love them.

how are you liking their OTK steering? Okay for DD?

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post #43 of 74 Old 07-10-2010, 01:23 PM Thread Starter
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NICE! Just got my IRO long arms installed. love them.

how are you liking their OTK steering? Okay for DD?
I like it alot, super heavy duty. I'm anxious to get my lift installed.
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post #44 of 74 Old 07-10-2010, 05:38 PM
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Great job so far! Any pics of the finished ladder on the rear hatch?

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post #45 of 74 Old 07-10-2010, 06:50 PM
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Nice job with the XJ, it looks purpose built and well used. Keep up the updates coming
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