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post #1 of 19 Old 04-20-2008, 09:41 PM Thread Starter
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Going commando build thread

Ok, i decided to finally start a build thread for my Jeep Jeep.

here is what i started out with

Bone stock 1993 Jeep Cherokee, 4.0HO, 4x4, 231 t-case,dana 30, chrys 8.25

when I first got it I put on some old steel rims I had laying around, different rear view mirror, header panel from a older xj, different lights up front, and pulled a dent.

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After some work.


Today it was almost 70* here so I decided to do some work
white face guages, '98 mirrors, '98 headliner with built in speakers, '98 overhead console, Removed factory roof rack and fender flares.











'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

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post #2 of 19 Old 04-20-2008, 09:44 PM Thread Starter
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After taking off the flares i found alot of rust behind the passenger rear so when I get the lift and tires i will have to cut out more than planned and i am also going to weld in new rockers made from some tubing.
I am collecting lift part so I will be adding 4.5'' in a few weeks.

'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #3 of 19 Old 04-20-2008, 09:48 PM
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Get some paint for those wheels! As for the rockers, check out what EricsXJ did in his build thread if you havent already. Kick.... ***...

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post #4 of 19 Old 04-20-2008, 09:52 PM
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Doing a good job man, Im diggin the guages, whered you get them, the 9 grand on the tach looks mighty tempting . Seriously though, them guages are pretty sweet.

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post #5 of 19 Old 04-20-2008, 10:02 PM Thread Starter
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yeah i am going to get new lug nuts then im going to take the rims off and paint them.


The guages I got from gojeep for $10. just printed them out on photopaper
then glued them over, Really easy.
here is a link to the site where I got them
http://www.go.jeep-xj.info/Whitebground.htm

'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #6 of 19 Old 04-21-2008, 11:13 AM Thread Starter
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as for the rockers i am going to do something similar to what eric did to his.

'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #7 of 19 Old 04-29-2008, 05:56 PM Thread Starter
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Here are some pics of what i have so far. I will be doing a 4.5 inch lift and running 33's. I am doing a snorkel, maybe tj flares, a roof rack and rock sliders, and a military theme.





'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #8 of 19 Old 04-29-2008, 06:05 PM
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adjustable trac bar any one

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id have to say alignment since everything is stock so far.

'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #10 of 19 Old 05-14-2008, 09:34 PM Thread Starter
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Update........................
I got me some clear corners and put on a bumper I built today...






'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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here is a pic of the mounting plate and where the clevis mount and face are welded up




'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #12 of 19 Old 05-22-2008, 09:52 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for all the praises. Here are some more pics. I got a set of pro comp all terrains 33's from a friend. just had to put them on. I had to do a little cutting, they should clear really good when i get the lift in.




'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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post #13 of 19 Old 05-22-2008, 10:00 PM
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Sweet Jeep. I like the way it looks also very nice build on the bumper, I recently put mine on they are sweet.

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1988 Cherokee Limited... 4.5" RC lift, RK longarms, on 31's. Several homemade skids.
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post #14 of 19 Old 05-22-2008, 10:17 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks, It has been a slow process but its strting to come along.

'93 Cherokee Sport 2Door, 4.0HO, AX-15, NP-231, Dana 30, Chrysler 8.25
'98 mirrors and headliner with overhead console and built in speakers.
Set of old steel rims(not sure of model)

www.myspace.com/truckershrek
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dude did you cut your pinch weld out in your back wells

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