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post #16 of 141 Old 12-05-2012, 05:54 PM
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Yeah it's open usually on Sundays and rarely on Saturdays.
Go on their Facebook and it usually gives everyone a heads up if it'll be open or not

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post #17 of 141 Old 12-05-2012, 07:40 PM Thread Starter
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Yeah it's open usually on Sundays and rarely on Saturdays.
Go on their Facebook and it usually gives everyone a heads up if it'll be open or not
oh ok ill definately check that out, we should plan to meet up there sometime

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post #18 of 141 Old 12-17-2012, 08:58 PM Thread Starter
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Some updates on the jeep
1. got the np242 tc in wow i love it
2. got the ebay snorkel on great for the price
3. go iro heavy duty tie rod with go fer it offroad tie rod flip for over the knuckle
will take more pictures of the tie rod flip with custom sway bar links




took a trip to azusa

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post #19 of 141 Old 12-17-2012, 10:18 PM
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Send me a shout when you head up to Azusa ill tag along lol my builds just starting to progress but I quit my job so I'm not as big but ill follow lol
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post #20 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 06:50 AM
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awesome build, will be following this
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post #21 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 10:18 AM Thread Starter
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Send me a shout when you head up to Azusa ill tag along lol my builds just starting to progress but I quit my job so I'm not as big but ill follow lol
Ya i thinking I'm headin up to Lytle creek this week so maybe the following Sunday we can head up there and meet up

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post #22 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 10:18 AM Thread Starter
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awesome build, will be following this
Thanks a lot and there's a lot more to come

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post #23 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 06:45 PM Thread Starter
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here are the pics of the new steering set up:

-IRO heavy duty tie rod
-go fer it tie rod flip insert
-custom sway bar link




as far as difference in steering it feels much tighter and less bump steer great products!!!!

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post #24 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 07:52 PM
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Did you flip only the tie rod? or the drag link too?
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post #25 of 141 Old 12-18-2012, 10:24 PM Thread Starter
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Did you flip only the tie rod? or the drag link too?
Just the tie rod if you flip the drag link it will not be parallel with the trac bar.

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post #26 of 141 Old 12-26-2012, 08:35 PM Thread Starter
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Had the time to take the ZJ and two of my friends (there first time offroading) to Lytle Creek in CA
Here are some quick pictures i snaped and a video of me having to winch out of the rock garden because of the ice














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post #27 of 141 Old 01-02-2013, 04:23 PM Thread Starter
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put some in and a half wheel spacers on to give it a more agressive look definately like them.... here are some pictures








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post #28 of 141 Old 01-08-2013, 02:08 PM Thread Starter
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did a little painting on the zj today overall came out great for a can paint job lol
here are some pictures i need advice should i paint the rims the flat black or leave it help me out here jeep forum!!!!






thanks jeep forum members

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post #29 of 141 Old 01-08-2013, 02:13 PM
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Leave them. As long as its not chrome. Lol
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post #30 of 141 Old 01-09-2013, 08:49 PM Thread Starter
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Going up to Big Bear this Saturday with "SoCal Dirty Wheelers" club

flexed it out to make sure the new otk tie rod conversion cleared here are some pictures:





one of my favorite pictures...

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