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post #61 of 152 Old 05-26-2010, 09:59 PM Thread Starter
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Coming along nicely, good to see there is other people in Mass building up ZJ's. Where do you take your jeep out if you dont mind me asking. Im actually pretty close to you (kingston) and have a black grand with a bb and some 31 bfg muds
thats close to what ill probly be doing, a 2 in bb and possibly 32's but most likely 31's
um we have some light trails here in hanover behind a construction company, and ive been down to plymouth which is alright i guess, i just dont quite remember exactly where in plymouth it is


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post #62 of 152 Old 05-27-2010, 01:41 PM
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My 31s rub when im wheelin so i know 32s would be way too much for a bb. i would stick with a 31 with a bb
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post #63 of 152 Old 05-27-2010, 02:31 PM
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I've got some tow hooks if you're looking for some. Lots of Grade 8 hardware to go with them too.

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post #64 of 152 Old 05-27-2010, 03:05 PM Thread Starter
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My 31s rub when im wheelin so i know 32s would be way too much for a bb. i would stick with a 31 with a bb
yeah your probly right, but i was thinking it might not rub quite as much since it would be a bb on top of upcountry springs but i dont know so ill almost certainly be going with 31's

if you would be willing to hold onto those tow hooks ill be more than happy to buy from a fellow jf member after i finish my suspension rebuild

Bob
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post #65 of 152 Old 05-27-2010, 07:54 PM Thread Starter
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alright i got my parts list off and running and heres what i got so far

2 pairs of IRO Custom Fixed Length Lower Control Arms ($260)
4 Rancho RS5000 Shocks ($179.99)
Right and Left Front Brake Calipers (waiting on a price for them thangs)
Front Sway Bar End Link Kit ($59.99)

so without the calipers, the total is just about what i was expecting at $500
first things ill buy is the shocks to return the ride quality

Bob
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35x12.5 Mickey Thompson Baja MTZ's


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post #66 of 152 Old 05-28-2010, 11:13 PM
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I really like your ZJ, kinda makes me wish I had gone with one!!

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post #67 of 152 Old 06-01-2010, 07:32 PM Thread Starter
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I really like your ZJ, kinda makes me wish I had gone with one!!
why thank you very much
if you dont mind my asking where in mass are you?

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post #68 of 152 Old 06-01-2010, 08:15 PM
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More Mass people, we should all get together sometime for a little wheelin trip!!!
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post #69 of 152 Old 06-01-2010, 10:31 PM
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why thank you very much
if you dont mind my asking where in mass are you?
right outside of boston, in the newton/wellesley/needham area. Im moving to western ma in the fall though

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post #70 of 152 Old 07-03-2010, 05:36 PM Thread Starter
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right outside of boston, in the newton/wellesley/needham area. Im moving to western ma in the fall though
it feels like its been forever since ive been on here, my computer crashed and havent had access to one. so since ive had some free time without technology, ive gotten my new shocks and boy they are great, went with rs5000's from rancho. i picked up my cap rotor wires and plugs for 60 bucks. got my calipers on today, next on the list is new drums and shoes out back. then ill get some new iro control arms and then a set of bfg at's boy this is going to be one fun summer for me. i plan on ordering up a set of aluminum mopar performance heads for less than $400 a piece and then a cam and that whole kegger mod later this year. this things gonna breathe fire when everything is all said and done. i cant even begin to describe how much easier things are since i have unrestricted access to a lift at work.

thats not too far from where i am, but then again in mass nowhere is really that far.

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post #71 of 152 Old 07-30-2010, 05:27 PM Thread Starter
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its been a while since ive posted on here, my computer crashed and it took a while for a guy at work to fix it. but since its been down ive had time to finish my brakes up, and add a 2" bb which is currently only halfway on. encountered a little time problem when i was installing it, and i was plaaningon ordering a set of end links for the sway and i broke them putting the bb on so they are being ordered no matter if i wanted to or not. i ended up ordering the bb from iro since their price was the best i could find ($65).

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post #72 of 152 Old 07-30-2010, 09:03 PM
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ok sounds good let see all this work. Where you getting your kegger mod from?

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/camo-beast-975063/

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To be rebuilt: HP30
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Next on the list: complete redo of brakes and
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Needed: fittings, coil of brake tubing, Russel speed bleeders

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post #73 of 152 Old 07-31-2010, 08:09 AM Thread Starter
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ok sounds good let see all this work. Where you getting your kegger mod from?
im probably just going to do it myself at work, i have all the tools to do it. im gonna finish the bb today and then see about pics tomorrow

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post #74 of 152 Old 07-31-2010, 09:22 PM
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show some progress pics of the kegger, iv wanted to do this also

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f197/camo-beast-975063/

5.2-242 tcase-44a-30x9.50x15 MT/R-American Racing Burst Rims -Optima -E3 plugs-Custom Paint-Amsoil-Addco Front and Rear-polyurethane bushings

To be installed: RE gen2 discos, military battery terminals
To be rebuilt: HP30
To be received:
To be paid for:

Next on the list: complete redo of brakes and
lines
Needed: fittings, coil of brake tubing, Russel speed bleeders

Zombie Outbreak Response Unit #75
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post #75 of 152 Old 08-09-2010, 10:59 AM Thread Starter
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show some progress pics of the kegger, iv wanted to do this also
yeah ill see what i can do, im not sure when im gonna do the kegger but when i do ill let you know. i just ordered up a set of front and rear lower custom control arms from iro so when i get those ill get some pics of how its lookin

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IRO 4.5" Lift
35x12.5 Mickey Thompson Baja MTZ's


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