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View Poll Results: April GCOTM
SkyjacktZJ 18 9.68%
-ZJones- 31 16.67%
CaribouLouWJ 72 38.71%
Shoey40 7 3.76%
FortcollinsZJ 12 6.45%
greengc4x4 33 17.74%
ZtotheJ 13 6.99%
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SkyjacktZJ

Year: 1995
Model: Laredo
Drive Train: V8 5.2, 249 TC
Suspension: 6.5" [4.5" RE Super Flex Kit + 2" BB] with 8 adjustable
CAs, Pro-Comp MX-6 6-way adjustable shocks, JKS adjustable Track Bars
& Quicker Discos, Braided extended brake lines. Hand picked by KOR & I for the type of driving I do: Primarily my daily driver & weekend toy.
Tires: 33x12.5x15 Interco TrXus Radial MTs
Other Notable Mod’s: Factory skids, KOR LP2 sliders, KOR steering brace, KOR Radiator Support, ARB winch bumper, Roof Rack, Black AR 767s,
Favorite Mod: Lift
Favorite Trail: Hell's Revenge, Moab
Best Trail Carnage: Snapped driver's side front driveshaft climbing tip-over challenge in Moab





-ZJones-

Year: 1998
Model: ZJ 5.9L Limited
Drivetrain: 5.9 v8 D30/D44a/249 TC
Suspension: IRO 4.5" lift with Clayton front long arms and IRO adjustable rear short arms, extended brake lines, heavy duty tie rod conversion, JKS quicker disconnects.
Tires: 33x12.50x15 BFG KM1's on 15x8 black cragars.
Other Notable Mods: Custom roof rack with 4 Hella 500's, Custom Track bar, Cobra 29 LTD BT Radio in center console with light switches for roof rack, Custom Quick Disco mounts, rear Aussie Locker (not installed yet), IRO Steering Stabilizer, and trimmed fenders.
Favorite Mod: Claytons
Least Favorite Mod: Needs a lower jaw and butt.
Favorite Trail: Crown King, AZ
Best Carnage: Broke Track bar at Butcher Jones, AZ or ripped out shock and brake line at Butcher Jones, AZ. Can't decide which one was harder to get back home with.

Build Threads:
Jeepforum: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showt...php?t=679452-- Lots of pics of my rig here.
MallCrawllin: http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum//sh....php?t=18224-- Basically the same.





CaribouLouWJ

Year: 2002
Model: Grand Cherokee Limited
Drive Train: 4.7 HO, 5speed auto, 247, D30/44a with Vari-loks (Quadradrive)
Suspension: 8" RK long arms, RK joints replaced with Johnny Joints
Tires: 35x12.5x15 Hankook Dynapro M/T's on custom ordered (due to backspacing) 15x8 alloys
Other Notable Mod's: Front D30 rock ring, D44a diff skid aka "the shovel", slotted and cryo'd rotors front and rear, Color matched ARB front bumper with Warn winch, ORGS/JKS super nerf rock rails, JKS HD tie rod, custom 3" cat back w/ 40 series and factory "HO" chrome tip, Bluetooth hands free thru the factory stereo, IPF lights, PIAA headlight upgrade (with 6000k HIDs), ZJ washer fluid bottle, Airraid cold air intake, and upgraded air craft aluminum blend doors!
JK Rubicon 44's, gas tank lift, and rear bumper in the works as we speak
Favorite Mod: Tow rig and trailer, so I don't worry about breaking the stock axles!
Least Favorite Mod: Blend doors. all that money just for heat? lame!
Favorite Trail: Bronco's peak
Best Trail Carnage: ground about 1/8" of metal off the front yoke on a rock while being high centered on the cross member. Bad magic.
Build Thread: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/begins-733114/
and http://www.ok4wd.com/index.php/garag...wler_suspensi/ showing it being lifted back in '02 by the original owner (yeah, it says '06, but it was '02).





Shoey40

Year: 2002
Model: Grand Cherokee Limited
Drive Train: 545RFE NV247 Quadradrive (Did I fill that part out right?)
Suspension: stock coils with Rustys Budget Boost
Tires: BFG Bald Terrain
Other Notable Mod’s: Ghetto rigged sound system, clear headlights
Favorite Mod: Budget boost
Least Favorite Mod: system
Favorite Trail: The backwoods of good ol WV
Best Trail Carnage: Hit a deer
Build Thread: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/2002-grand-cherokee-limited-577843/





FortCollinsZJ

Year: 1993
Model: ZJ Grand Wagoneer
Drive Train: 5.2, 46rh, 242, d30 & Ford 8.8
Suspension: 4.5" springs with 1 inch spacers, Claytons long arms, custom wishbone lower arm in the rear for double triangulated setup.
Tires: 33 12.5 15 BFG KM2s
Other Notable Mod’s: cut and boxed rockers,
Favorite Mod: 8.8 axle
Least Favorite Mod:roof rack or bb
Favorite Trail: Moody hill- The quarry
Best Trail Carnage: Dented rocker pannel, bemt stock CA arm.





greengc4x4

Year: 1998
Model: 5.9 Limited
Drive Train: 5.9L V8
Suspension: 5" Rough Country
Tires: 33"x12.5"x15 BFG KM2's
Other Notable Mod’s: 15x8 D-Windows, Front ARB Bumper, Mopar Performance ECU, Kevins Radiator Support, Doug Thorley Headers, Random Technologies High-Flow Cat, Magnaflow Large Body Muffler, RB1 WJ Navigation Custom Installed, JKS Quicker-Disconnects, Vanco Big Brake Upgrade, EU Headlights and Turn Signals, Rear Swaybar Delete
Favorite Mod: Lift and Tires
Least Favorite Mod: RB1 Navigation
Favorite Trail: Stone Quarry Trails in McArthur, Ohio
Best Trail Carnage: Lol
Build Thread: http://www.nagca.com/forum/showthread.php?t=35341





ZtotheJ

Year: 1997
Model: ZJ
Drive Train: 4.0 NP249, D30 ARB locker 4:56 Yukon gears/ d35 ARB locker 4:56 Yukon gears.
Suspension: RE 3.5 hybird lift 2 "BB/ RE mono tube shocks/ RE ADJ track bar
Tires: 265/7516 KM2
Other Notable Mod’s: eagle alloy 137 with black lip/JKS Sliders/3" Flowmaster Delta 40/ARB bumper with roadmaster for towing behind my motor coach, JCR sliders, Surco rack, High lift mounted on the bumper, 9.5 Winch, JKS discos, on board viar air,Jet stage 2 chip/ TB spacer, 12 AUX lights, U-joint conversion6000K HID 177K alpine type r speakers with amp delete.
Favorite Mod: my switch panel/ARB lockers
Least Favorite Mod: Exhaust falls off every once and a while
Favorite Trail: URE
Best Trail Carnage: none so far...but i did blow my front wheel bearing CV's and DS towing it to NH.
Build Thread: (http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/ztothej-build-691232/)





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A lot of zj's
damn it greengc4x4 why did you have to run against caribou!
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My vote was definitely going to a ZJ, such a great showing for them this month! Skyjacket is a close second but the 5.9 in Zjones puts him over the top.

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My vote was definitely going to a ZJ, such a great showing for them this month! Skyjacket is a close second but the 5.9 in Zjones puts him over the top.
5.9!! CLAYTONS!! AHHHH

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5.9!! CLAYTONS!! AHHHH
You just caused me to spit Rainier beer all over my keyboard, LMAO

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Lou gets my vote...the pic of him crossed up is just flat out nasty!

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Lou gets my vote...the pic of him crossed up is just flat out nasty!
i took that picture! one would think he has CLAYTONS!

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got to vote for the hand built rig with the only horseshoe i have ever heard of on a jeep and an long time member. fort collins of course!

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JCR Stage 2 Sliders, IRO Trans Skid, Carolina Drive shaft, IRO exhaust
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got to vote for the hand built rig with the only horseshoe i have ever heard of on a jeep and an long time member. fort collins of course!
Agreed. I love DIY builds. Same reason my long arms will be BBFab, heard of them? Of course not, because there CLAYTONS ON STEROIDS

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i took that picture! one would think he has CLAYTONS!
shovel FTW!!!

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greengc love those headlights, got my vote

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Lou gets my vote...the pic of him crossed up is just flat out nasty!
I've got to agree, that is some really nice flex, and not just front flex, it's both front and rear. Very nice photowork on that one

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I've got to agree, that is some really nice flex, and not just front flex, it's both front and rear. Very nice photowork on that one
Thanks man....it flexes great for having 35's on it, and "short" rear "uppers"

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