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post #16 of 553 Old 07-17-2010, 03:13 PM
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(newb question, sorry lol). at the beginning of the thread what size bb was that you put on and what size tires were those?

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post #17 of 553 Old 07-17-2010, 04:12 PM Thread Starter
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It's a 2" Budget Boost with 31" retreads (30.6" I believe)

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post #18 of 553 Old 07-17-2010, 04:13 PM
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It's a 2" Budget Boost with 31" retreads (30.6" I believe)
mine are 30.75"


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post #19 of 553 Old 07-17-2010, 04:17 PM Thread Starter
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Hahaha. So they actually AREN'T identical after all.

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post #20 of 553 Old 07-17-2010, 11:20 PM Thread Starter
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I also bought an IRO Double Shear Trackbar from bigbluezj94 yesterday. I need to order the bracket from IRO directly as well as rear post extensions and extended swaybar links. I felt like the IRO Double Shear would be a better trackbar than the Rough Country one that I have now.

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post #21 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 10:07 AM
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It's a 2" Budget Boost with 31" retreads (30.6" I believe)
ok cool, i think that is exactly what I am goin to go with for a while till i get my money straight
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ok cool, i think that is exactly what I am goin to go with for a while till i get my money straight
Nice man that's a great place to start. You WILL want to go bigger though. Just a warning. Haha.

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post #23 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 10:56 AM
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Nice man that's a great place to start. You WILL want to go bigger though. Just a warning. Haha.
that is a fact
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post #24 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 12:25 PM
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Nice man that's a great place to start. You WILL want to go bigger though. Just a warning. Haha.
lol yeah man no doubt. i will DEF go bigger asap lol
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post #25 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 04:28 PM Thread Starter
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Sounds good man.

On a side note, I absolutely hate the rear suspension on XJs. I am installing a lift on my friends XJ and dealing with the leaf packs and upper shock mounts is awful. I'm so glad I have coils and control arms at all four corners.

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post #26 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 09:57 PM
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Sounds good man.

On a side note, I absolutely hate the rear suspension on XJs. I am installing a lift on my friends XJ and dealing with the leaf packs and upper shock mounts is awful. I'm so glad I have coils and control arms at all four corners.
LMFAO. same story with my buddies XJ. hated it. and to top it off the entire thing was rusted everywhere.. :

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post #27 of 553 Old 07-18-2010, 10:26 PM Thread Starter
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Yeah dude the rust is awful, and this was a XJ that had been in California all its life. And it was still rusted like crazy. Major PITA. But I finally finished it so all is well. On to more building of the ZJ..

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Woo Claytons. Dont see that name to often of Jeepforum. Im watching now
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post #29 of 553 Old 07-19-2010, 12:51 AM Thread Starter
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Woo Claytons. Dont see that name to often of Jeepforum. Im watching now
Hah thanks man.

On another note, I may be picking up a used ARB bumper tomorrow. It needs to be repainted and there is a slight bit of damage to the very bottom of it. But the price is too good to let this offer go. Hopefully its still available.

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post #30 of 553 Old 07-19-2010, 12:54 AM
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DO IT. To date, its still my favorite purchase Ive ever made for my Jeep.
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