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Unread 12-01-2012, 11:39 AM   #1
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Project rustbucket begins

Well my 93 YJ is on it's way to being a better jeep, finally got it on the lift and started working. Phase one, remove crappy crap!

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1996 ZJ 5.2 np-249 DD. Skids.
1993 YJ 4.0 32RH auto. NP-231. Zone Offroad 2" lift. Skids. Cragar D Windows. 31s. Rugged Ridge 8500lb winch. Bushwacker Cut Outs. Cut and rebuilt most of the frame.
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Unread 12-01-2012, 11:43 AM   #2
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Whoever did the previous "welds" welded to rust and didn't do anything but put in a couple small plates. Still big gaps
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1996 ZJ 5.2 np-249 DD. Skids.
1993 YJ 4.0 32RH auto. NP-231. Zone Offroad 2" lift. Skids. Cragar D Windows. 31s. Rugged Ridge 8500lb winch. Bushwacker Cut Outs. Cut and rebuilt most of the frame.
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Unread 12-01-2012, 11:57 AM   #3
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Unread 12-01-2012, 12:02 PM   #4
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You have a LOT of work ahead of you. Good luck, I'm watching.
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Unread 12-01-2012, 01:16 PM   #5
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The more room the better! And thanks! It's going well so far... For being rusty!
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1993 YJ 4.0 32RH auto. NP-231. Zone Offroad 2" lift. Skids. Cragar D Windows. 31s. Rugged Ridge 8500lb winch. Bushwacker Cut Outs. Cut and rebuilt most of the frame.
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Unread 12-01-2012, 01:47 PM   #6
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Unread 12-01-2012, 02:43 PM   #7
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And the fun begins
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1993 YJ 4.0 32RH auto. NP-231. Zone Offroad 2" lift. Skids. Cragar D Windows. 31s. Rugged Ridge 8500lb winch. Bushwacker Cut Outs. Cut and rebuilt most of the frame.
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Unread 12-01-2012, 10:00 PM   #8
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I'll be sure to follow this one pretty close
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Unread 12-02-2012, 01:19 AM   #9
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The horn wasn't quiet long enough But there we go
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Unread 12-02-2012, 01:20 AM   #10
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Unread 12-02-2012, 01:20 AM   #11
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Unread 12-02-2012, 01:21 AM   #12
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The back should be more fun, starting that in a couple weeks. Then the lift goes on
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Unread 12-10-2012, 03:55 PM   #13
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Just ordered the metal do the rear sections of the frame. Building a nice rear bumper while at it.
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Unread 12-10-2012, 05:05 PM   #14
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Make sure you beef up that rear crossmember while you're there too.
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Unread 12-10-2012, 06:11 PM   #15
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when are we starting on the rear?
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