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Unread 03-05-2009, 05:42 PM   #1
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Project "BLACK OUT" xj Build!

So i bought the xj about a year and a half ago it was stock back then so i was looking threw pictures and realized i have done ALOT of changes so let me no if it was a good move or wrong move!I think it looks great i will add more pictures tomorrow! so let me no what you think and please be honest!
This is the xj right after the lift about a month after i bought it!


This is today after i got the beadlocks on it and i Night shaded and gloss clear coated the corner lights and tail lights!
it also has Custom front tow hooks work nicely pulled a ford out with them




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Unread 03-05-2009, 05:47 PM   #2
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looks nice. i like
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Unread 03-05-2009, 06:15 PM   #3
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Looks good I just did my 98 yesterday, I hate that stuff it is so easy to get a run in it.
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Unread 03-05-2009, 06:30 PM   #4
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are your rockers cut out or something??looks like the rockers are missing . . .
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Unread 03-05-2009, 06:36 PM   #5
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no the rockers are fine, haha i used rhino lining and after getting a little mud on them it seemed to stain brown!
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Unread 03-05-2009, 06:39 PM   #6
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nice . . .a lil camoflauge like appearance
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Unread 03-05-2009, 09:34 PM   #7
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How are those front tow hooks mounted?
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Unread 03-05-2009, 10:53 PM   #8
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Nice rig, but x2 on how are those d-ring tabs mounted? Those seem like awful small d-rings for recovery...
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Unread 03-05-2009, 11:25 PM   #9
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Love your rig but im no big fan of the flares.......
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Unread 03-06-2009, 12:00 AM   #10
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Looked much better before you got all fast and furious tokyo drift with it. Peel the tint and put the old rims back on.
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Unread 03-06-2009, 01:14 AM   #11
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Looked much better before you got all fast and furious tokyo drift with it. Peel the tint and put the old rims back on.
yeah the tint on the lights... i dont care for and i agree the old rims look better
the d rings look fine, i like what you did... good work
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Unread 03-06-2009, 06:30 AM   #12
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i understand about the corner lights and the tail lights its the spray on tint i just wanted it a smoked look (fast and the furious) lol its the OFF ROAD only night shade!idk i think it looks ok! anyway the tow hooks are mounted threw the bumper into the uni-body at first i didnt think they would hold up but then i tested it out! And the old man rims were ok i am just not the flashy aluminum kind of guy! I like the Black! Thank you guys for being honest!
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Unread 03-06-2009, 05:10 PM   #13
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Can you show us a picture of how the D-Rings are mounted? Like the part where it attaches to the Unibody. Could be a good way to do things.
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Unread 03-06-2009, 05:37 PM   #14
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yepp sure can i can take the pictures this weekend and post them on monday
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Unread 03-06-2009, 09:15 PM   #15
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Looks good! I personally liked the before pic better but it's not like it looks bad or anything. Just my personal preference.
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