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post #1 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 10:04 AM Thread Starter
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What's in your dream garage?

Inspired by the "you know you drive an XJ" thread: what vehicles are in your "dream garage?"

How's this for a mixed bag:

- FSJ Wagoneer, late 80s to end of production, every cush option (leather, woodgrain) you can throw at it. Not primarily a trail rig.
- Another XJ 4.0/AX15 with a mild lift and lotsa goodies (nothing BUT a trail rig)
- International Scout or Travelall with the 345
- International Scout Nissan turbo-diesel (I have no idea why, other than its not very common and kinda cool)
- Gladiator pickup
- A 40s to early 60s Dodge PowerWagon (with the original flathead six with some mild period-correct hot rod goodies like an Offenhauser head).

And for the non 4x4 stuff:
- 68 Plymouth Roadrunner or Dodge SuperBee, 383 and A-833 4-speed
- 67 Plymouth GTX, 426 Hemi/Torqueflite
- 1971Buick GSX 455 w/ Stage II heads
- 1987 Buick GNX
- 1968 Ford Torino 428
- Jensen Interceptor 440
- 57 Chrysler 300c
- '69 Camaro LT1 (the original LT1 5-liter, not the 90s version) and Muncie 4-speed

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post #2 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 10:37 AM
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post #3 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 11:09 AM
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69 Mustang with the 427
00 TJ- Lifted as hell. Off-road only
My XJ slightly lifted
Maybe a 300ZX twin turbo 5 speed

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post #4 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 11:47 AM
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I daydream about this quite frequently for when I win the lotto. :P

I'd have a pole barn full of great old musclecars, especially 442s, but my most recent "wants" are:

'06 TVR Sagaris
'08.5 Challenger (with the 6.1)

And then since I'd actually *have* a garage I'd spend the $20k or so to strip my XJ, have it completely de-rustified, POR-15 the entire frame, and repainted.

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post #5 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 12:21 PM
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Semi-realistic dreams:
Ford F250 Diesel Crew Cab for hauling the travel trailer
My XJ with 3-4" of lift and 31" tires for trail riding/my DD
VW Passat TDI Wagon for the wife's DD

Not-so-realistic dreams:
TJ running 35's and full ARB lockers (lots of other goodies) for trail riding
Ford F350 Crew Cab Diesel Duallie for hauling the TJ and other toys
Fullsize motor home
64.5 Ford Mustang, fully restored
92 Ford Mustang LX, modded to drive fast in straight lines and the curves
My XJ for DD duties
Chevy Tahoe for the wife's DD

'97 TJ SE - 2.5 AX5 NP231 - 167k
31x10.5x15 BFG AT's 2"BB
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post #6 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 12:27 PM
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69 camaro z28

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post #7 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 02:10 PM
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haha, when im at work, sometimes these ideas will randomly pop into my head.

ofcourse i will still have my xj..but with 3" of lift on 32s or 33s.

also

-lifted to the sky early 90s dodge ram with huge *** tires and straight pipe dual exhaust
-dodge stratus 2 door with a 5 speed for that fun daily driver
-new charger with 2 door conversion and a 5 speed
-another cherokee with more lift as a trail only rig
-maybe a tj..
- oh yea, new and old challengers.

1996 XJ on 36" TSLs, 4", locked F/R, stretched
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post #8 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 04:41 PM
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-our 07 Tahoe
-New Challenger
-Tj with long arms
-Old school ww2 era Jeep
-Cj, lifted, everything
-stock yj
-New malibu as dd
-My xj, long arms, 35's locked, armored (with a 5 spd swap)
-Another xj, chopped, caged
-MIni cooper(old style)
-60's Vdub bug


And a lift, with air tools, and welding supplies.

I work on Mopars
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post #9 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 05:18 PM
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my XJ of course
an '06 Rubicon unlimited 4.5" longarm and 37's and all the mods possible, trail only
an '06 chevy silverado 2500 duramax/allison 4x4, tow vehicle
an '07 corvette Z06
a '63 corvette split window coupe w/ '67 427 hood and ZZ572 crate motor
a '69 camaro

Completely stock, and keeping it that way...


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post #10 of 51 Old 07-11-2008, 11:57 PM
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88 XJ
4.5" Lift and 33" Firestone M/T
With a NEW L6 4.0

i dont have a Big garage
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post #11 of 51 Old 07-12-2008, 01:22 AM
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My 98 XJ cept with 32" tires and some other things
a dodge 2500 cummins turbo diesel
a 93 rx7 with turbo and all that fun stuff
and sportbikes from each brand modded out
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post #12 of 51 Old 07-12-2008, 08:15 AM
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'68 Charger with a 500ci stroker, Keisler TKO-600 5spd OD trans, locked Dana 60 with 4.30 gears, and a nice suspension made to turn corners as well as run a sub 11sec ET.

I'd also LOVE a new Challenger SRT8 with a 5spd. Even though I'm a diehard Mopar guy, I'd also love one of the new Bullitt Mustangs.

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post #13 of 51 Old 07-12-2008, 09:55 AM Thread Starter
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'Even though I'm a diehard Mopar guy, I'd also love one of the new Bullitt Mustangs.

What he said. ;-)

I wouldn't throw a GT-40 out of the garage, either.
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post #14 of 51 Old 07-12-2008, 10:02 AM
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haha for it to be clean. thats my dream garage

01 xj sport . SS headlights sound system . dakota AT's 235/75 sound system and front and rear recovery, CB . AUX lighting EXIT 105 NJ
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-My XJ on 4.5 inches of lift, 33-35 M/Ts
-1998.5-2002 Dodge Ram 2500 with Cummins Diesel
-2008 Suzuki GSXR 750
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