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post #1 of 78 Old 02-25-2013, 09:59 PM Thread Starter
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98 xj build

Well this is my first xj. I've wanted one for a while now. I bought it 1/25/2013 bone stock. So far I installed a rough country 6.5" x-flex system with 1.5 " pucks, control arm drop brackets, shackle relocaters, slip yoke eliminator, brake lines, r/c 9500lb winch and winch bumper. Today I ordered ironrock offroad hd tierod, hd tracbar with drop bracket and extended front bumpstops. I will post pics.


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post #2 of 78 Old 02-26-2013, 07:37 AM Thread Starter
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Here are some pics
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post #3 of 78 Old 02-26-2013, 08:43 PM
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That is one sweet jeep man! Why didnt you put a long arm kit under it?

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post #4 of 78 Old 02-26-2013, 08:54 PM Thread Starter
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I might later . I had so much to work with. I got the most bang for the buck. I got gears for it to . I just need to get them installed.

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post #5 of 78 Old 03-02-2013, 01:14 AM Thread Starter
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well i pulled the side molding since it was already peeling. washed and waxed it once i got the old tape and residue off. i think it looks better without the molding.
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post #6 of 78 Old 03-02-2013, 12:13 PM
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Good idea the side moldings gay! Haha I did tat and rhinolined it. I really wish I would have got a long arm kit. But I'm limited to my high school budget. And my works slow till spring. But maybe ill buy one. Hah

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post #7 of 78 Old 03-22-2013, 09:16 PM Thread Starter
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got my iron rock hd tie rod on today. that thing is huge compared to stock.
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post #8 of 78 Old 04-01-2013, 06:57 PM Thread Starter
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Got my iro track bar, extended bump stops , sway bar discos and fabbed some lower front shock mounts today.

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Did some urban wheeling in the back yard when i was done installing parts.

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post #10 of 78 Old 04-02-2013, 09:55 PM Thread Starter
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here are some more pics that i had.
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post #11 of 78 Old 04-19-2013, 11:50 PM Thread Starter
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Started rear bumper.

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post #12 of 78 Old 08-21-2013, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
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Ordered ucf diff covers in preparation for gear install next week.

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post #13 of 78 Old 08-21-2013, 08:03 PM
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Coming along well. Did you ever finish the rear bumper? Did you home brew it or buy it from a vendor? I am looking for bumpers. Keep up the good work man.

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post #14 of 78 Old 08-21-2013, 10:05 PM Thread Starter
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Bought the front it's rough country. Home brew the rear. Almost done with rear.

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post #15 of 78 Old 08-21-2013, 10:56 PM Thread Starter
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some pics I haven't loaded
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