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post #16 of 40 Old 10-23-2013, 05:52 PM Thread Starter
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Frim underneath u canbtell the fronts are going to be just as bad. I think im going to just use some metal stock but still not sure yet, im still pricung some stuff out and reading some other threads on the situation

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post #17 of 40 Old 10-27-2013, 10:18 AM
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Try searching this: "replacing floors on xj with pics". This is the best write up I've found. Hope it helps. Good luck
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post #18 of 40 Old 10-27-2013, 01:49 PM
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Try searching this: "replacing floors on xj with pics". This is the best write up I've found. Hope it helps. Good luck
You mean the link that was provided in post#11?
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post #19 of 40 Old 10-27-2013, 02:12 PM
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You mean the link that was provided in post#11?
No there is a member on jeep forum named black_smith that has a full write up with the title posted above. Very helpful on replacing and strengthening floors on an xj.
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post #20 of 40 Old 10-27-2013, 03:14 PM Thread Starter
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Ill take a look at it tonight thank you. Im starting the rust removal now. Ill post pics tonight as well
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post #21 of 40 Old 10-27-2013, 08:17 PM
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Let me help you out. Replacing floors on an XJ with pics + build thread
If nothing else it's good to know that others have been down this road.

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post #22 of 40 Old 10-28-2013, 08:22 AM
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You might want to search out "Giving my XJ a Viking Funeral"

Just saying... that is BAD.

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post #23 of 40 Old 10-28-2013, 09:02 AM Thread Starter
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Ya but reading the thread thats been posted he cut the entire floor out anyways and the frame isnt cracked anywhere. Tomo night im foing to be doing some more cutting and grinding. Ill get pics when this step is finished
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post #24 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 03:36 PM Thread Starter
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I had about 20 min to kill so I started some cuts. Aftrr getting tools and lighting set up i only had like 10 min but now im readyfor when i go back at it


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This is rear pas. side feet flooring.hoping to do a little more tonight
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post #25 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 04:11 PM
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Oh god this made me paranoid

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It's not really an AZ thing, rest easy.

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post #27 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 05:29 PM
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It's not really an AZ thing, rest easy.
My xj was born in in canada and lived in Washington for 5 or 6 years too

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post #28 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 05:45 PM
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From the look of the frame rails this thing looks like it needs to be in a scrap yard.


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post #29 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 05:56 PM
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From the look of the frame rails this thing looks like it needs to be in a scrap yard.
Amen those rails are no good
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post #30 of 40 Old 10-29-2013, 10:16 PM Thread Starter
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Thats probably not an easy task
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