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Unread 07-19-2007, 10:48 AM   #1
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Need swing away spare tire carrier for 99 XJ

Hello,

I am looking for a swing away spare tire carrier for 99 XJ. Really just standard duty unit like what came on XJ's back around 1989 would work for my standard tire/wheel combos.

I see a nice unit for $490 at

http://www.nates4x4.com/catalog/prod...products_id=52

but I would sure like to spend less than that.

Any Ideas ?


Thanks,
Rock.
Colorado.

1999 XJ (81 K mi)
1993 XJ (155 K mi)

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Unread 07-19-2007, 11:00 AM   #2
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4wheel Drive & sport utility magazine is giving one away for free you just have to find a tag with nae on it if you are intersted in it it is near Salida, Co and would require some off roading. Let me know I will send you the GPS coordinates.

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Unread 07-19-2007, 11:07 AM   #3
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Thats about what you're going to pay, that's why I dont have one.
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Unread 07-19-2007, 11:15 AM   #4
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Thats about what you're going to pay, that's why I dont have one.
x2. They don't come much cheaper than that.
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Unread 07-19-2007, 12:14 PM   #5
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search junkyards for a stock one im in colorado so i can keep an eye out for one as im lucky because my 87 came wih one


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Unread 07-19-2007, 01:10 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by RampartRange
Hello,

I am looking for a swing away spare tire carrier for 99 XJ. Really just standard duty unit like what came on XJ's back around 1989 would work for my standard tire/wheel combos.

I see a nice unit for $490 at

http://www.nates4x4.com/catalog/prod...products_id=52

but I would sure like to spend less than that.

Any Ideas ?


Thanks,
Rock.
Colorado.

1999 XJ (81 K mi)
1993 XJ (155 K mi)
Honestly, from what I've seen, that is a pretty good price on a bumper/tire carrier combo. It's not the prettiest, but jeeps are for function right?
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Unread 07-19-2007, 02:06 PM   #7
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Unread 07-19-2007, 02:34 PM   #8
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Where at in CO are you?

I might be able to source you a stock tire carrier if you wanna pay shipping + the price for the carrier itself.
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