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post #121 of 366 Old 01-06-2007, 10:52 PM
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Glad she servived being on her side!


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post #122 of 366 Old 01-06-2007, 10:54 PM Thread Starter
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Glad she servived being on her side!
Its only paint... and wayyy over rated !

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post #123 of 366 Old 01-06-2007, 11:26 PM
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Let us know when you roll it in a week. :P lol you should take a video of it driveing over a civic.
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post #124 of 366 Old 01-06-2007, 11:30 PM
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I had those "dents" install at HollisterOHV park... thanks !

Still look fake ?






Guess not huh ?
I was just screwing around. Now thats what I call dents that add character

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post #125 of 366 Old 01-06-2007, 11:39 PM
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The Cage sits on 8, 3/16" foot plates, that were bolted to another piece of 3/16" plate under the Jeep. The Plates inside the cabin were then welded down. The plates under the Jeep will get tube bent to the sleeved frame, but not yet. Suspension needed to go it first.

When I flopped my ZJ in Hollister I could still open and close my rear hatch while she was on her side, so the cage does stiffen up the unibody. Not to mention that it makes the ZJ feel like its a pickup truck.
Sounds stout. I started thinking about a cage the other day. I dont wheel with other jeeps too much. Actually 75% of the time its with my buddies and their quads. I try and go up the stuff theyre getting over and it gets tippy. I end up pushing my approach angle more and more and I constantly have them harping on me about how Im gonna roll it one of these days. ZJ's are cheap to replace but having a cage to stiffen things up could prove helpful as some extra insurance.

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Sounds stout. I started thinking about a cage the other day. I dont wheel with other jeeps too much. Actually 75% of the time its with my buddies and their quads. I try and go up the stuff theyre getting over and it gets tippy. I end up pushing my approach angle more and more and I constantly have them harping on me about how Im gonna roll it one of these days. ZJ's are cheap to replace but having a cage to stiffen things up could prove helpful as some extra insurance.

The cage really helps the ZJ... I would not tell you other wise !

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post #127 of 366 Old 01-07-2007, 07:06 AM
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Looking great! Obivous to me that you are tackling alot of things, not just slamming big tires under there and calling it done. My hats off to you!
Awesome! Are you going to be wheeling in a few months? Waiting for the picks!
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post #128 of 366 Old 01-08-2007, 12:58 PM
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Where are you from in California? Im originally from Gilroy, not far from Hollister. I have family in Los Banos, Hollister, Gilroy, and Windsor. In gilroy ive seen a pretty big white WJ.

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Where are you from in California? Im originally from Gilroy, not far from Hollister. I have family in Los Banos, Hollister, Gilroy, and Windsor. In gilroy ive seen a pretty big white WJ.

Im about 45 min out of Gilroy, in the Altamont. That white WJ was just sold to a guy that I know in Santa Rosa! Small world.

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ahh I see, when I was a kid we use to go to a water park in Manteca (east of you). Plus I traveled all over that area playing Pop Warner Football.

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post #131 of 366 Old 01-17-2007, 10:15 AM
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i cant even imagine how much body roll you must have

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post #132 of 366 Old 01-19-2007, 09:56 PM Thread Starter
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i cant even imagine how much body roll you must have




Once the hacking is done... I can really test it.

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post #134 of 366 Old 01-20-2007, 06:50 AM
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im still jealous haha


especially over the d60

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post #135 of 366 Old 01-21-2007, 09:52 PM Thread Starter
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Started to hack the driver rear quarter panels and lights…




Check these out ….

D60 Soild Axle Cover…



14bolt cover…



Installed covers…




All brakes are installed and bled. Front Line lock is installed as well.

I had some professional help today as well…


Also had a BTF battery box show up… need more time for that install.

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