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Unread 01-21-2010, 01:19 PM   #91
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Overall look is nice, but one thing you must not forget -- tires!
265/70 R17 MTRs waiting to be mounted

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Unread 01-21-2010, 07:24 PM   #92
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265/70 R17 MTRs waiting to be mounted
You may be mounting R17 MTRs, but Watt is about to mount a Windom.
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Unread 01-22-2010, 01:04 AM   #93
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i've made up my mind on tires apollo, i'm gonna run with stt's. just need to decide if i want black walls, or white walls.... heres a pic of the wheels i'm going to be ordering, what do YOU think??

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Unread 01-22-2010, 05:23 AM   #94
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ehh i can't say i'm much of a fan for any of the aftermarket wheels. as long as you backspacing is fine the more important thing is what's mounted on those wheels. you can't go wrong with the STTs. i do like the black though
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Unread 01-28-2010, 12:25 PM   #95
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Stt's are the bomb! I am gonna get them or some Federal M/T's I found recently.
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Unread 03-07-2010, 02:14 PM   #96
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Ok so i just got home back from college and this is what i've been working on

here's the grill its a 02 and i'm blacking out the chrome

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here's the girlfriend helping tape out the chrome

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after first coat

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after third coat

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Unread 03-07-2010, 02:17 PM   #97
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now that's not all i've been working on i've also got my KOR SS waiting to go on i'll have pictures of that soon
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i also attached my front lower coil spring retainers

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after the SS goes on hopefully the tires will be mounted soon after
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Unread 03-07-2010, 05:11 PM   #98
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Damn your woman helps with the Jeep? Can I borrow her???
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Unread 03-08-2010, 07:48 PM   #99
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so here are my factory hooks img_0746.jpg

then i painted them black it won't hold up but i don't mind touching them up
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notice i also painted the cladding on the bottom
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here is the grill done and on
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i'm debating weather to do it mesh or just black out the factory part underneath
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Unread 03-08-2010, 08:08 PM   #100
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Dude that looks great! and so does the grille and tow hooks.

Everything is cool. I like the coil spring retainers. where in the heck did you get those?
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Unread 03-08-2010, 09:06 PM   #101
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Dude that looks great! and so does the grille and tow hooks.

Everything is cool. I like the coil spring retainers. where in the heck did you get those?
IRO $20 they a recommended for those of use who can't fab our own
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Unread 03-09-2010, 09:58 PM   #102
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Some BPEs img_0755.jpg


Grill all done

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Unread 03-12-2010, 05:55 PM   #103
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here is the KOR SS all installed had some problems boring out the hole for it

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Unread 03-12-2010, 05:56 PM   #104
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as you can see here are the tires 265/70/R17 i'm currently working on the trimming to take them wheeling
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Unread 03-12-2010, 06:47 PM   #105
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let us know how the trimming goes...i need to do some myself

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