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Unread 08-10-2013, 08:54 AM   #766
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On yours?
Ya, my 2dr is this weird color, of which nobody seems to be able to decide if it's gold or tan. My registration says tan, my title says gold.

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Unread 08-10-2013, 12:43 PM   #767
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Ya, my 2dr is this weird color, of which nobody seems to be able to decide if it's gold or tan. My registration says tan, my title says gold.
I like it it is interesting
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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

some year YJ custom frame HP D60 14 bolt 4 linked front rear FI 350 700r4 NP231c

2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 08-10-2013, 08:37 PM   #768
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Did some research, and the closest color match is champagne mist. The light metal flake is what makes it "mist".
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:39 AM   #769
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I haven't been able to figure out why the tire on the roof doesn't look cool to me.
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Unread 08-19-2013, 09:21 AM   #770
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I think the reason this build hasn't gone any further is cuz there isn't much I wanna change at this point...
I want D44's...but I already have an hp30 and an lsd35(which suits my needs)
I want 33's...but don't want to trim the fenders due to the rare and immaculate shape it's in...and I don't "wheel it" for the same reason.
For 33's, I'd need more lift...but I wont accept having wasted $ on the first set-up. Plus all the "next level" items: SYE, brake ext., etc.
...Orfab bumpers...but I love the way I modified my stock ones to match the theme.
These are just a few reasons why... I plan to find a 4dr to build for fun. I might just name it FUNATI...**** yoU aNd All That Implies
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Unread 08-20-2013, 09:46 AM   #771
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Well I had myself quite a journey today
I found a spot where I can go play
The county says the place is condemned
That only means I'll get there...without them
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Unread 08-22-2013, 02:07 AM   #772
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I've thought about it long enough.
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Unread 08-22-2013, 05:41 AM   #773
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I've thought about it long enough.
Thought about what? An there are 4 door xjs down here cheap that run if you want one
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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 08-22-2013, 08:03 AM   #774
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It looks like I'll be buying an XJ for each of my boys. They're both 15 and can't wait to get their license. At least I know what I'm looking for so they wont end up with a money pit.
As far as finding them, its pretty easy to find them rust free around here. We're nowhere near the salt.
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Unread 08-22-2013, 08:48 AM   #775
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The problem I'm facing is they both want a 2dr like "dads". So, I'm on the hunt. The best candidates will be chosen, 2dr or not. One of my boys is more interested in a 'Manche" or a 2dr chop job
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Unread 08-22-2013, 12:42 PM   #776
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As for my XJ, I'm leaning towards a SYE(+driveshaft), brakeline extensions, an inch or so of lift in the front, and 32" MTR's. I'm at 4.5" in the rear, 3" front. I already have all 4 adjustable control arms and the adjustable track bar, so it should come together just fine.
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Unread 08-27-2013, 08:35 PM   #777
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I think I know why I don't get much attention in this build thread. Cuz my Jeep is hardly ever broke, so I'm not on the same wavelength as most of you, either that or it's cuz you all found out I'm an *******.
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Unread 08-27-2013, 11:03 PM   #778
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I think I know why I don't get much attention in this build thread. Cuz my Jeep is hardly ever broke, so I'm not on the same wavelength as most of you, either that or it's cuz you all found out I'm an *******.
I enjoy your build its clean and simple not radical like my new one
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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 08-27-2013, 11:03 PM   #779
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I enjoy your build its clean and simple not radical like my new one
Oh no!!!! I'm becoming like S8N! I used a wonky face!!!
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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

some year YJ custom frame HP D60 14 bolt 4 linked front rear FI 350 700r4 NP231c

2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 08-28-2013, 12:43 AM   #780
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I need to do something to the XJ. I'm getting bored from looking at it. I finally got the urge to add some black, but I put a post in the photoshop thread and no response...perhaps that's a sign to not do it.
As far as winky, if my response comes out of me with a wink and a smile, it gets posted that way. If you look back at some of my "cage rattling" sessions, my most sarcastic remarks have winky.
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