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post #31 of 61 Old 06-02-2007, 06:46 PM
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Wow, you did an awesome job on that. Very nice!

I have the same problem except its on both rear sides. I have neither the time nor the equipment to do something like that so I'm having a shop do it for me. It's gonna be pricey but the frame needs it bad. It's not at the point where it will break anytime soon, but I don't want to wait till then, obviously. I think the rust is mostly because of road salt and the Jeep probably sat in grass or something for a while before I bought it. The rust only showed up when I started poking around...it looked perfect when I bought it, but under the under-coating there was a surprise....ah well.

Great job again.
Good luck with your frame work. I used this thread to give me the push I needed to repair mine, both sides. Lots of great info.

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post #32 of 61 Old 01-30-2008, 11:20 AM
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Nice repair!
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post #33 of 61 Old 03-04-2008, 08:29 PM
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Amazing repair. A+

funny, fourms that is...

I searched, I found...

this thread is over 3 years old and I have owned the YJ for less than a week - I have an answer.

WTF was the internet when I was taking test back in school?

oh - and I found a local (somwhat) jeeper - paintguy lives less than and hour from me and less than 2 min from my brother - ha - small world
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post #34 of 61 Old 03-04-2008, 10:05 PM
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x2 Nice job man, Lucky for me i know my frame isn't that bad.... I hope! I just got mine so im gonna take a better look at the frame one night this week. I know there isn't any holes but i just want to check for any cracks. Thanks for the write up!
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post #35 of 61 Old 04-23-2008, 05:09 PM
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I found a place in Rhode Island that fabricates kits for this repair.

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Auto Rust Technicians
275 Niantic Avenue
Cranston, Rhode Island
02907-3121 USA

Our local phone number is (401) 944-4444, and our toll-free (in the US and Canada) number is (800) 407-7024.

http://www.autorust.com/k_42.html

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post #36 of 61 Old 10-04-2008, 03:51 PM
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I found a place in Rhode Island that fabricates kits for this repair.

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Auto Rust Technicians
275 Niantic Avenue
Cranston, Rhode Island
02907-3121 USA

Our local phone number is (401) 944-4444, and our toll-free (in the US and Canada) number is (800) 407-7024.

http://www.autorust.com/k_42.html
Thanks i'll be calling them on monday to order the repair kit for my frame.

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post #37 of 61 Old 10-12-2008, 08:27 PM
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had the same thing on mine, found out that the stock c channel bumper works well if you cut it and use it as a brace
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post #38 of 61 Old 10-12-2008, 08:54 PM
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Great job on the repair. Any input on it now that its been over 3 years? How is it holding up? Would you recommend us to do it now that you have done it?

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post #39 of 61 Old 10-14-2008, 05:37 AM
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great repair! now it's time for me to do mine.
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post #40 of 61 Old 11-05-2008, 06:08 PM
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jeep frame repair

i have also used rear frame repair from daveygeeps.com same part as autorust but half the price. found them very helpful.
thanks elvis
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post #41 of 61 Old 02-24-2009, 07:12 AM
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I will be needing to do some frame repair as well as fix some broken shock mounts. I need to purchase a welder. What type and size welder would be the best option considering I will be using it for all kinds of repairs on my jeep?
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post #42 of 61 Old 02-24-2009, 07:28 AM
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very,very nice job i did something similar on an 89 yj not long ago same place...rear right plus also ad to redo at the steering box which was in bad shape also the rear left ad already been done before...try drilling small holes in the bottom of your frame ends...where you fixed it and 4 corners ,add lots of grease..also the holes might help drain the frame...good luck...
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Looks like it is comming along. When I did mine I boxed in all 4 sides for added strength.

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SORRY FOR DOUBLE POST very,very nice job i did something similar on an 89 yj not long ago same place...rear right plus also ad to redo at the steering box which was in bad shape also the rear left ad already been done before...try drilling small holes in the bottom of your frame ends...where you fixed it and 4 corners ,add lots of grease..also the holes might help drain the frame...good luck...

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post #45 of 61 Old 02-24-2009, 11:06 AM
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Looks great, mann.
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