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post #1 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 12:41 PM Thread Starter
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had to get a daily driver

hey everybody. well the cherokee is going underconstruction for most of the summer. waiting to finish building the 44 front, still need to regear the 8.8 rear. rock crawler 3 link, and sold the 35s off of it, so start funding for 36-38s. im going to need a full time job this summer to fund all this, and ill still need something to drive every day. picked this up a couple weeks ago. was build just down the road. it was pretty much just a show jeep. has about 10k on it since it was finished. garage kept. in the 4 years he had it it hadn't been rained on once.


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some quick specs are in sig. could use 38s..but drives great, some dont like the chrome..but you know what..this isn't a "chrome wont get ya home" type deal. and im pretty sure if i ever did want to wheel it, i wouldn't have too many worries


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post #2 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 12:54 PM
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hey everybody. well the cherokee is going underconstruction for most of the summer. waiting to finish building the 44 front, still need to regear the 8.8 rear. rock crawler 3 link, and sold the 35s off of it, so start funding for 36-38s. im going to need a full time job this summer to fund all this, and ill still need something to drive every day. picked this up a couple weeks ago. was build just down the road. it was pretty much just a show jeep. has about 10k on it since it was finished. garage kept. in the 4 years he had it it hadn't been rained on once.








some quick specs are in sig. could use 38s..but drives great, some dont like the chrome..but you know what..this isn't a "chrome wont get ya home" type deal. and im pretty sure if i ever did want to wheel it, i wouldn't have too many worries
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post #3 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 01:28 PM
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Nice! But I find it hard to believe that you won't at least be tempted to take it off road. I would wheel the snot out of it.

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post #4 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 01:41 PM
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Nice! But I find it hard to believe that you won't at least be tempted to take it off road. I would wheel the snot out of it.
X2, very nice looking jeep. a bit tall for my prefrences but hey another jeep never hurt anybody

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post #5 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 01:42 PM
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you bought that with a part time job? impressive

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post #6 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 08:08 PM
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holy cow! nice find! where in VA are you?

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post #7 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 08:46 PM
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Does that have a 5.7 badge on the back?

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post #8 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 08:55 PM
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idea, stop the 44 build.

swap yj axles under xj, swap xj axles under yj

and you have a big xj and a dd yj

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post #9 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:03 PM
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That's a heck of an agressive DD !!!!

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post #10 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:06 PM
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At least you got a much better response here then you did on Pirate.

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post #11 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:06 PM
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idea, stop the 44 build.

swap yj axles under xj, swap xj axles under yj

and you have a big xj and a dd yj
X2 save yourself some time and money

beautiful jeep though!!!

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post #12 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:20 PM
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why you would buy that for a dd is beyond me....

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post #13 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:36 PM
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At least you got a much better response here then you did on Pirate.
we're a little nicer here...lol

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At least you got a much better response here then you did on Pirate.
link?

and generally JF tends to be a bit nicer. let me guess they talked about the built not bought argument?

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post #15 of 45 Old 02-02-2008, 09:39 PM
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just for u kyle...lol

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