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Unread 07-31-2011, 06:25 AM   #151
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I have really been thinking about doing that on mine since the stock ones suck

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Unread 07-31-2011, 06:49 AM   #152
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x2 same here.
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Unread 07-31-2011, 07:01 AM   #153
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yea i'm diggin the round headlights. i seen one like that a year or two ago and i've been thinking of doing that here lately. i think your pic might have finally convinced me haha
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Unread 07-31-2011, 03:09 PM   #154
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i've been thinking more about this today since reading here this morning. could you tell me more about the lights your using? will you still have hi and low beam?
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94 ZJ Laredo--lifted 4.5", rocker rails, front end/t-case/gas tank skids, tube doors, wj knuckle/brake swap, soft 8's, 32x10.50 tsl's [URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/project-la-re-do-rebuild-thread-1212129/"][COLOR="Blue"]BUILD THREAD[/COLOR][/URL]
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90 XJ Laredo--D.D., satin black paint job, 15" ecco's, the redheaded step child of my jeeps
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Unread 07-31-2011, 03:48 PM   #155
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thing looks mean.

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idk why but that pic makes me think of a pirate haha. but looks good man.
Thanks.
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I have really been thinking about doing that on mine since the stock ones suck
You should do it. Im hoping it goes on easy.
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i've been thinking more about this today since reading here this morning. could you tell me more about the lights your using? will you still have hi and low beam?
Ill keep you posted. Not sure how this will go.
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Unread 07-31-2011, 06:15 PM   #156
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Ill keep you posted. Not sure how this will go.
lol sounds like me and you work on jeeps the same way
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87 MJ Comanche--zj d44 rear w/ disc brakes, wj knuckles/brakes w/ drilled & slotted rotors,6" lift in progress [URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f53/zj_flexxxers-manche-build-1349142/"][COLOR="Blue"]BUILD THREAD[/COLOR][/URL]
90 XJ Laredo--D.D., satin black paint job, 15" ecco's, the redheaded step child of my jeeps
87 XJ Wagoneer--R.I.P. =(


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Unread 07-31-2011, 08:09 PM   #157
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Used the stock bulbs. Getting some metal and new driving lights tomorrow.

Maybe finished in a few days.





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Unread 07-31-2011, 08:53 PM   #158
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looks nice but we want mount pictures i may end up doing this too. stock zj lights suck the big one and all the mounts of my aftermarket ones have broken. i kinda like the idea of doing the rectangular hellas that are on the crawlerready zj
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Unread 07-31-2011, 09:06 PM   #159
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looks nice but we want mount pictures i may end up doing this too. stock zj lights suck the big one and all the mounts of my aftermarket ones have broken. i kinda like the idea of doing the rectangular hellas that are on the crawlerready zj
Pretty much the same think im doing. But with round hellas. Im also going to eliminate my blinkers. Gonna do a different set up.
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Unread 08-06-2011, 06:49 PM   #160
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Picked up some sheet metal today to make a cover for the headlight/blinker area.
Will be making the cover/brackets tomorrow if the rain isnt too bad.

Now all I need is some lights.
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Unread 08-07-2011, 07:21 PM   #161
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When's this bad boy Gunna be ready so we can find some mud. There's been so much rain
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Unread 08-07-2011, 07:59 PM   #162
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That looks pretty sweet. But am I the only one who thinks it makes the front look a little like an H3?
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Unread 08-08-2011, 01:37 AM   #163
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When's this bad boy Gunna be ready so we can find some mud. There's been so much rain
Idk.. soon... I hope.
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That looks pretty sweet. But am I the only one who thinks it makes the front look a little like an H3?
You make emo kids cry.
The way ill be doing.. it should be different.
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Unread 08-08-2011, 07:14 PM   #164
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Started to make the brackets and things. Just need to get some lights

Eh. Its a start of a fun project.
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Unread 08-08-2011, 08:08 PM   #165
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gonna paint the frames/brackets/whateverthehellyouwannacallthem red?
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