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post #16 of 3206 Old 01-08-2010, 05:06 PM Thread Starter
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Wow...looks like mine when i got it...thats when i had a 2 1/2 BB and 31's... i have a bunch of pics if you want to see how it looks with black rims.. on white fenders..hahha

ha i know right i was thinkin the same lookin at your pics. and idk i just really like how my stock rims look. i'll know for sure soon cuz i'm painting my buddies rims(he said i can keep them lol) ceramic black. so idk. i'm plannin on 32s so it depends on which rims fit the best with the tires.


1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
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post #17 of 3206 Old 01-08-2010, 05:28 PM
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The tires will be cheaper on the 15" that you have on now.

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post #18 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 12:20 AM Thread Starter
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The tires will be cheaper on the 15" that you have on now.
thats true. too many choices

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #19 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 12:48 AM Thread Starter
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Update: well i picked up 3 more switches and mounted them. tomorrow i'm wiring in a light i bought and putting in a fuse block for the switches. once i get back to manhattan i'll get my lift in.

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #20 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 09:03 AM Thread Starter
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well if you had paid attention. right now i'm wiring up my offroad lights. and once i get back to manhattan i'm finally putting my lift in. and i actually have wheeled out at tuttle creek orv i've gone through pretty much the whole park i just didnt take any pictures. i'd be wheeling more but my front ds broke so i havent been able to wheel since october.

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #21 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 09:05 AM
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yada yada yada
really? are you here just to be an ***. the guy has a nice looking stockish zj that he is starting on now stfu and gtfo.

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post #22 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 09:10 AM
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Purple zj, you have a jeep and you are working on it, it looks good and keep it up. We are not like that other poster here (this is not pirate) so i look forward at seeing what you do to your jeep and i vote you start getting rid of the gold

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post #23 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 09:15 AM Thread Starter
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ha thanks man. and yeah i'm thinking of debadging it. jeep somehow couldnt lay on grand cherokee on the doors level. my driver side slopes up in the middle like a 1/4 inch. i think it looks bad so that'l probably happen over the summer. hopefully i'll be getting my new front ds soon so i can wheel again. i'm going through withdrawals haha. and yeah that guy can kiss my ***. i dont care if he doesnt like it its not his jeep.

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #24 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 11:25 AM
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Its probably not chrysler that put it on crooked, that side was probably repainted and the body shop stuck it on crooked.

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post #25 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 11:58 AM
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Cache, what's that bumper on yours, Protofab? I like it.

And I actually really dig this color. Def a mid 90's kind of color, what with the gold package, but I've always liked it, esp on the LTD's. I actually looked at one in this color before I got my black TSi, but they didn't want to work with me on my trade in.
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post #26 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 12:52 PM
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That bumper was custom made by my uncle and I..

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post #27 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 12:55 PM
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That bumper was custom made by my uncle and I..
Nice work!! I wish I had the skills/tools to make something like that.
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post #28 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 08:52 PM Thread Starter
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ok well i finished wiring in my fuse block and switches. took forever mainly cuz i tried my best to hide all the wiring which meant removing plenty of body panels. but when i went to throw the switch i popped a fuse. so i'm going back through all my wiring tomorrow to check it and redoing my grounds. wiring is such a pita

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #29 of 3206 Old 01-09-2010, 10:01 PM Thread Starter
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ok well now i feel dumb. i realized what went wrong. i made a rookie mistake and shoulda double checked my switch. i plugged the load into the ground. and the ground into the load. still gonna redo one of my grounds. that should fix the problem lol

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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post #30 of 3206 Old 01-12-2010, 12:12 PM Thread Starter
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ok i have a question for all yal. i'm tryin to figure out which shocks to run on my jeep. i found some skyjacker hydro 7000 series shocks on ebay for 145 and i can upgrade them to nitro for an extra 25. then i found some rough country 8000 series shocks for 120 and for 20 more i can upgrade them to the 9000 series nitro shocks. anyone have advice on which way to go?

1996 ZJ- 4.0, AX-15 5SPD/NP242, RE 4.5" lift, 36x12.50x16.5 Goodyear military surplus tires, Longarms/Tri-4 link/one ton axle build/swap in progress, arb bumper, a bunch of other goodies
1995 XJ- 4.0 HO, ax-15(stolen for swap), stock
2001 GMC Sonoma-RIP...
2002 GMC Sierra 1500 ECSB-roadtrip/long haul vehicle
RIP Troy (bigbluezj94) you wont be forgotten

December 2010 GCOTM

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Glad you are ok. If you were a cat, you would be down to 8.:D

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Everything looks great, Hellen Keller! :D

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plastic + Fuel + Ignition = "Bubba wake up this is gonna be good" :rofl:

RIP William Anthony Kolich(DAD)
you were the best father i could have wished for. I'll always miss you
04/28/58-2/13/11
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