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post #61 of 161 Old 05-10-2009, 12:36 PM Thread Starter
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i got the saame lift setup as you but my swaybars rub the frame when i flex a little bit, did this happen to you?
The only time mine rubbed was because I hadnt secured my end links and they hung down in the way(when my swaybar was disconnected). It seemed fine to me. I think the KM2s might be fatter than my tires.

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post #62 of 161 Old 05-14-2009, 03:32 PM Thread Starter
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post #64 of 161 Old 05-16-2009, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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My dad and I took it up to the mountains today and explored a few forest service roads.

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post #65 of 161 Old 05-16-2009, 03:47 PM
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My dad and I took it up to the mountains today and explored a few forest service roads.

only one teaser shot whats up with that not kool man.

looking good as always one of my favorites.
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post #66 of 161 Old 05-16-2009, 03:50 PM
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My dad and I took it up to the mountains today and explored a few forest service roads.

Sweet picture. The fog looks cool. Good build.

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post #68 of 161 Old 05-24-2009, 02:57 PM
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Good lookin jeep man.
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post #69 of 161 Old 05-28-2009, 03:47 AM
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how do you like your retread tires i am considering buying some
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My dad and I took it up to the mountains today and explored a few forest service roads.

remember if you hear banjos......RUN!!!!

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post #71 of 161 Old 05-28-2009, 08:20 PM Thread Starter
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I "threw" these on today. It took a lot longer that I expected, and I hate wiring stuff. I ended up just bypassing the little relay that only lets you use them with your high beams. I mounted a toggle switch I picked up on the dash, too.





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I think our xj's may be twins some day lol.
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post #73 of 161 Old 05-28-2009, 10:55 PM
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I think our xj's may be twins some day lol.
i think all 3 of our XJ's may be triplets some day. lol except i have an 01. love the lights, and it took me forever to hook them up also, did you splice them into your old fog lights or lay down new wiring??

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post #74 of 161 Old 05-29-2009, 08:20 AM Thread Starter
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I think our xj's may be twins some day lol.
Yeah haha, i even mounted my lights in the exact same spot.

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I didnt have stock fog lights, so i had to put down new wiring. it all came with the fog lights, but they way they want you to do it makes them only functional with your high beams, so i kinda bypassed all that and figured it out myself. i also used a differet switch. im gonna mount it today.
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post #75 of 161 Old 05-29-2009, 12:22 PM Thread Starter
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Here is another picture of the switch I installed. I used a 30 amp switch from Wal-mart, not the 6 amp one from Hella. I had to do this since I did not use the goofy relay they give you.

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