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Unread 04-15-2013, 05:28 AM   #46
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Where did that front bumper set up come from? I need to "redo" the front bumper on mine and anything steel is expensive...

Also did you do the Long arm or the X-series?

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Unread 04-15-2013, 09:36 AM   #47
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Thats just the stock bumper cut the hell up. And it started off as a regular rough country kit but now ive got all adjustable arms. But an all stock rear with the A arm spacer
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

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Unread 04-17-2013, 06:09 AM   #48
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New wheels! And finally figured out my death wobble. I have literally no bushings in my upper control arms.


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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

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Unread 04-18-2013, 10:09 AM   #49
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New wheels! And finally figured out my death wobble. I have literally no bushings in my upper control arms.
Thats not good... Wheels look great!Are they JK Rubi's?
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Unread 04-18-2013, 10:25 AM   #50
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They came off of a JK Sahara. Came off my boss's grand daughters Jeep. Gave em to me for 300 bucks
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

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Unread 04-20-2013, 09:56 PM   #51
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Thats a good deal... I got the Ultra Badlanders for mine. Got them 5x4.5 thinking I was going for an older grand at the time but have 5x5 to 4.5 1.25" adapters for them. I was going to space them any way so it works well.

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Unread 04-23-2013, 09:38 AM   #52
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hell yeah man I like those wheels alot. Heres a few pics of mine on the jeep.







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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

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Unread 04-23-2013, 07:20 PM   #53
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That looks awesome... When you painted your grill did you put anything behind it or just let over spray get on the radiator? ANd if you did put something behind it how did you get it there?
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Unread 05-02-2013, 10:13 AM   #54
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I just took the whole bumper and grill out
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

[url]http://wjjeeps.com/[/url]
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Unread 05-02-2013, 03:49 PM   #55
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Got to splurge alittle bit today. Added some more stuff to the pile of jeep parts I need to install and bought a new radiator and all new ball joints off RockAuto.

A new door from my mishap a few months ago, along with the double cardon ive still yet to install lol.








Oh and for anybody who cares I graduated from EMT school also!
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

[url]http://wjjeeps.com/[/url]
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Unread 05-02-2013, 05:55 PM   #56
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And I just said screw it and bought some new hellas, got em on the way along with a pillar fog light brackets. I love muh jeep right now..


http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1


Edit: ordered new lower control arms too lol
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

[url]http://wjjeeps.com/[/url]
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Unread 06-28-2013, 11:46 AM   #57
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Installed the Hellas and painted my wheels black..Other than that not much going on.








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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

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Unread 07-10-2013, 11:01 PM   #58
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Jeeps errrrwhere



And I can never resist the urge to take these pics...


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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

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Unread 07-11-2013, 08:44 PM   #59
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Nice looking Jeep. What did you use to paint the cladding? What did you take the DC driveshaft out of? How does the RC lift drive? What shocks are you running?
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Unread 07-11-2013, 09:16 PM   #60
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Nice looking Jeep. What did you use to paint the cladding? What did you take the DC driveshaft out of? How does the RC lift drive? What shocks are you running?
Thank ya! The cladding was painted with ACE brand rustoleum black flat. The double cardon came out of 2003 over land but can be found in alot of diff jeeps. Rough country lifts are **** lol and the shocks that came with the lift. Im getting ready to upgrade to bilsteins here pretty soon.
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1999 Grand Laredo 4x4: [SIZE="2"]Whats left of a front bumper - JK Saharas' with 33's - 4 in. Rough Country lift - HID conversion - Double cardon conversion - TJ gas cap mod - Recovery points added - Painted cladding and grill - Skid plates - All moog suspension- Roof Rack -CB radio - Cut and trimmed fenders[/SIZE]

[url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/tjswj-build-thread-1438516/[/url]

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