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post #1 of 36 Old 08-22-2010, 11:49 PM Thread Starter
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2010 Grand Cherokee of the Year - bigbluezj94

The Grand Cherokee of the Year for 2010 is awarded to Troy Edwards aka bigbluezj94 to honor his short yet memorable life. Troy was a well respected member of JeepForum with one of the coolest ZJ's any of us have ever seen. His upbeat attitude was contagious and he had most of us laughing on a regular basis. Troy, you have been a great influence to the JeeForum community and you will be missed but never forgotten.

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1994
Model: grand laredo
Drivetrain: 5.2, 4spd auto, 231 SYE
66" WMS hp 44 5.13s, Detroit, solid cover
66" WMS floating 60, 5.13s, lockright, Solid cover
Supsension: 9" front radius arms, 7" traingulated 4-link built by me. 1.5" by .25" wall dom OTK steering w/ 1 ton TREs
Other Notable Mods: optima yellow top, 3" exhaust, homebrew cold air intake
Favorite Modification: 3/4 tons and long arms
Least Favorite Modification: waisting money on short arms and 33s
Favorite Trail: upper no name, las Vegas nv
Best Trail Damage: anihilated rocker, ripped off both bumpers, ripped off stock upper control arm mount initiating long arms.
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post #2 of 36 Old 08-22-2010, 11:52 PM
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YOU'RE THE MAN TROY! Your axles are something I dream of building someday.

He deserves this for sure! Congrats man.

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post #3 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 12:01 AM
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Troy def deserves this.
abso-****ing-lutely

Rest Easy Troy!

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post #4 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 12:06 AM
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big blue ftmfw!!!!!

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post #5 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 05:28 AM
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i hope god likes jeeps and beer

rest easy brother.

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post #6 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 06:20 AM
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I'm def gonna look for that Mopar sticker and put it on my side glass in the back...!

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post #7 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 06:52 AM
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Well deserved. RIP to our young Airman and fellow Jeeper.

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post #8 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 07:23 AM
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you deserved it Troy. I always loved your jeep. have fun wheelin up in heaven bro

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RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

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Definitely deserved. Hopefully God lets ya try wheelin His gold Jeep!!!

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post #10 of 36 Old 08-23-2010, 08:37 AM
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Crawl this thread!!

Rest in Peace brother! We'll meet again..

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Well deserved... Mopar or no car!!! RIP

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He's the only guy I've ever known who had a Mopar tattoo. That has to say something. Good wheelin' in heaven, Troy. I'd love to see your build up there. Just imagine the junkyards in the sky to pull parts from! lol

Congrats on the win and keep on wheelin'.

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awesome, thanks brian.

rest in peace buddy

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I have a feelin' if God doesn't yet...Troy will get it done before long

Rest easy my friend!

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