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Unread 08-25-2013, 09:20 PM   #1
JbmLaredo
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Anyone ever build a hotrod xj?

I bought a 2wd 1994 xj the other day I'm thinking about putting a stroked 350, nine inch rear, roll cage, fuel cell, the whole nine yards while still being street legal watcha think? Crazy?

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Unread 08-26-2013, 06:54 PM   #2
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That'd be bad ***!! Hell of a sleeper too. Keep it low and stiffen the suspension to minimize body roll, it should handle pretty well.
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Unread 08-28-2013, 07:51 PM   #3
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I will start a build thread on this latest adventure soon as I get my block back from machine shop
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Unread 08-29-2013, 07:50 AM   #4
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Sounds good to me. I wish mine was lower/more stable. I have a lot of fun with mine on the street!
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Unread 08-29-2013, 08:45 PM   #5
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Change of plans I sold the xj body for 500 bucks I cudnt refuse that's all profit lol now ima have to put my stroker in a 81 Chevy malibu wagon
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