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Unread 04-29-2014, 11:04 AM   #301
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Thanks guys! I'm very happy with it so far. Can't wait to swap out everything in the front end!!

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Unread 04-29-2014, 03:33 PM   #302
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I bet! Thats a well polished 30, Im jelly!
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Unread 04-30-2014, 06:14 AM   #303
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Jeep looks excellent!! Really like how you did your fenders. Really nice overall though, looks solid!!
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Unread 04-30-2014, 07:25 AM   #304
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Jeep looks excellent!! Really like how you did your fenders. Really nice overall though, looks solid!!
Thanks man. Everything is coming together and should be "complete" within the next few weeks
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Unread 04-30-2014, 08:41 PM   #305
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Got my tires mounted tonight!! Previous was 32x11.5 Goodyear MTRs and now are 33x12.5 Interco Trxus (A true 33). I instantly regret not getting 35's though, but nothing will really hold me back on the trails. Also, I'm waiting for rock rings to get cut for me and then weld them to my new rims with 4" backspace. these currently have 4.75" backspace.


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Unread 05-06-2014, 02:31 PM   #306
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Got my balljoints pressed in, knuckles and tie rod bolted up. Diff should be installed this weekend while it is getting the rear diff regeared by a buddy.

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Unread 05-06-2014, 03:59 PM   #307
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Lookin super clean .. Very nice work man ...everything is looking great
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Unread 05-07-2014, 08:08 AM   #308
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Lookin super clean .. Very nice work man ...everything is looking great
Thanks bud! Trying to pay attention to quality and detail
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Unread 05-07-2014, 09:11 AM   #309
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For as much as I've read this thread I'm surprised I never commented on it.

You should do an engine cage.
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Unread 05-07-2014, 09:24 AM   #310
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For as much as I've read this thread I'm surprised I never commented on it.

You should do an engine cage.
When the Jeep becomes a drive to trail only, it will get a full ego cage. As of now, it is a daily driver
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Unread 05-11-2014, 02:48 PM   #311
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Got my front diff swapped in this weekend and the rear diff regeared. What a difference with the 1 ton steering and new front end parts!!

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Unread 05-14-2014, 09:29 PM   #312
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Checked out the crawl with my new 4.88's on 33's. 4Lo in 1st gear

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Unread 05-31-2014, 12:48 AM   #313
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Added some hips and thighs... 15x8 4" backspace Black Rock Matte Black wheels

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Unread 06-02-2014, 07:13 PM   #314
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Finally got the Jeep back on the rocks this weekend! After all the work I've done to it. Performed great, but I need to push my front axle forward about 1.5"

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Unread 06-02-2014, 07:25 PM   #315
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Nice xj build, keep it up
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