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Unread 04-11-2011, 03:17 AM   #1
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04 Rubicon build

Hey all,

I bought a new Rubi in late 03 and while it's taken time to pay it off and put together the funds to trick it out.
It's about to begin.......

Modifications;
5" Teraflex lcg pro
Yukon Zip lockers front and rear
4:88:1 gears
Chromeolly axles
Fab Four Bumpers and sliders
T&T flat fenders front and rear
Windshield mounted Day lighters
Yoko Geo's 37 x 12.5 R17
on board air with tank
ORO U turn steering
Spectre intake
Teraflex motor and tranny skids
Rock Hard sports cage
New rotors and pads
Hi Lift 48 extreme and Fab Four carrier
Superchip
Fab Four diff covers
Warn M8000
Twin Odyssey 925 battery kit
and so on...........


Should be a good time watching it come together........




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Unread 04-11-2011, 09:14 PM   #2
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Good list of mods, but where's the pictures?
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Unread 04-12-2011, 04:28 AM   #3
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Good list of mods, but where's the pictures?
lol I snapped pic of it yesterday sitting stock.
It's getting dropped off at the shop to day!

I'll get pic up as soon as possible.
From the pic posting thread up top I need more post's for the pics to work.

But here's a tester of my other main passion.........



I'll take pic of the progress and post the stock pic later today.
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Unread 04-12-2011, 03:42 PM   #4
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Here is the last pic taken of it in it's stock condition.
It's been garage kept and only less than 33,000 miles on it.

I spoke with the shop guys and they are going to snap pics as they go so more to come.
I am sure I snap pics as they build it as well.



We added, a Super chip and Volant intake with snorkel to the list as well.

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Unread 04-12-2011, 08:33 PM   #5
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Here is the last pic taken of it in it's stock condition.
It's been garage kept and only less than 33,000 miles on it.

I spoke with the shop guys and they are going to snap pics as they go so more to come.
I am sure I snap pics as they build it as well.



We added, a Super chip and Volant intake with snorkel to the list as well.

Very nice Greg, looks like a very clean Rubicon you got there to do a build. Look forward to seeing the progress!!
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Unread 04-12-2011, 08:35 PM   #6
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lets see it with the 37's on it
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Unread 04-12-2011, 09:11 PM   #7
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lets see it with the 37's on it
They are starting on it tomorrow and are shoooting for done and tuned by the 28th.

I am keeping my fingers crossed.
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Unread 04-14-2011, 01:12 PM   #8
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Here are some pics from the manager at the shot.....






.............they had more done when I was there so I'll snap some tomorrow.


Edit on the target date we're shooting for the 29th not the 28th.
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Unread 04-15-2011, 01:13 PM   #9
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Things are moving along nicely and the T&T fenders and corner protection will be in next week.
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Unread 04-17-2011, 04:44 AM   #10
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Yeah I need a time machine!
I feel like a 6 year old kid on Xmass eve.


If anyone is local to 21050, and looking for stock parts shoot me an email.

gstephens1@zoominternet.net
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Still shooting for finished on Friday............







The pics above are from last week.
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Looks good! Any reason for paying to have it built instead of wrenching yourself? Not looking to open a can of worms here or offend you, I'm just wondering! That sure is a mighty clean rubi
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Cleaning this thing up is similar to a slightly abused pornstar throwing on a bunch of makeup to try to hide her eternal scars, but I think she doesn't look too bad
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Unread 04-25-2011, 06:26 PM   #13
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Looks good! Any reason for paying to have it built instead of wrenching yourself? Not looking to open a can of worms here or offend you, I'm just wondering! That sure is a mighty clean rubi
No offense taken.
I work a full time job at 50 hours a week, keep and breed over 150 green tree pythons, have a wife, 6 year old boy and another boy on the way.
Time for me right now is costly.
Having the Adams Jeep guys do the build saves me months of long nights.
What I'll be getting back will evolve I am sure and I will be doing that work.
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Unread 04-25-2011, 06:37 PM   #14
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very clean Jeep! good list

I understand the time issues as I deal with that my self!

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Almost there........................
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