93 xj new first build - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > General Jeep Forums > Jeep Builds > 93 xj new first build

Ruffstuff Axle Simple Swap Kit!Even Better Heim Pricing! From RuffstuffToxic Brakes - 3000 PSI Braided Stainless Steel Brake Line

Reply
Unread 10-22-2011, 12:39 PM   #1
MBM24
Registered User
1993 XJ Cherokee 
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Arnold, CA
Posts: 2
93 xj new first build

This will be my first build. I'm going to list just about everything so this may be a long post. Currently it's sitting on 2.5 inch coil spacers and 2-2.5 inch rear shackles which were donated by a friend. Tires are 235x75x15 with crager D window 342 wheels.

Stage 1. I opted for the RC 4.5 x series, as it incudes the adjustable LCAs and UCAs, adjustable track bar w/ disconnects, and new brake lines. It's only a $150 more than the other and includes way more. It wil sit on 33x10.50x15, either BFG all-terrains or BFG Mud-terrains. I am leaning toward the km2s, however am unsure about loss of milage. soon after i will install SYE.

Stage 2 will be engine and performance mods. Including magnaflow exhaust(good sound, and no chambers), high flow air intake(k&n or airaid), TBS, upgraded ignition, and i'll probably chip it.

Stage 3 is interior. New seats, headliner, sound system, steering wheel, etc. All things to basically recondition and make it look nicer.

Stage 4 will consist of a safari rack, steel bumpers with di rings and winch mount(fabricated by my buddy and myself) lighting, new paint, and tinted windows.

Stages 2-4 will most likely be pieced together and/or switched around. I'm not really worried about recouping my costs as I do not see myself selling this rig. I plan on having it for a very long time, when it dies i'll drop a new engine in it. already found a company that make OE engines for less than two grand, www.powertrainproducts.net. Sorry for the length and here are a couple pictures.

img_1018.jpg   img_1020.jpg   img_1019.jpg  
MBM24 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.