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post #61 of 514 Old 04-05-2010, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
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Oh okay sweet, I may be going wheeling soon up at trails with you all...my Jeep just decided to have reverse again and to run perfectly fine. lol
haha thats always a good thing! let me know when you wanna make the trail run and ill see if i can make it


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post #62 of 514 Old 04-05-2010, 08:27 PM Thread Starter
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Yo bro. I just threw some new tires on my Jeep, and I'm itching to get it out on some trails. Is there anything out your way that's worth making the trip for?

By the way, I still have those flares haha
yeah theres a place called trails road thats probably worth making a trip for.. theres a thread on here somewhere about it..

haha i didnt forget about the flares, i've been so damn busy lately with school that i haven't had much time for anything else.. the jeep was torn apart in the garage for a month cause i didnt have time to put it back together, and i havent been wheeling in forever

but anyways maybe we can meet up in may or june to swap the flares, i dont really see myself having much time until then

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yeah theres a place called trails road thats probably worth making a trip for.. theres a thread on here somewhere about it..

haha i didnt forget about the flares, i've been so damn busy lately with school that i haven't had much time for anything else.. the jeep was torn apart in the garage for a month cause i didnt have time to put it back together, and i havent been wheeling in forever

but anyways maybe we can meet up in may or june to swap the flares, i dont really see myself having much time until then
We may have to set up a wheeling day. Should I be cool without a locker? I'm re-geared to 4.56s with 35" tires.

As for the flares, just figured I'd mess with you a little. I'm a little undecided on what I want to do with them. I know the flares you have offer more coverage, but I'm worried about still getting crap come inspection time.
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We may have to set up a wheeling day. Should I be cool without a locker? I'm re-geared to 4.56s with 35" tires.

As for the flares, just figured I'd mess with you a little. I'm a little undecided on what I want to do with them. I know the flares you have offer more coverage, but I'm worried about still getting crap come inspection time.
yeah you'll be more than fine for the trail... its a little bit of rock crawling but i have no problems with open difs and 35s

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yeah you'll be more than fine for the trail... its a little bit of rock crawling but i have no problems with open difs and 35s
Excellent dude. I may have to wait until school is out to make a trip out that way since weekends are packed with working. I definitely want to hit these trails though.
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yeah you'll be more than fine for the trail... its a little bit of rock crawling but i have no problems with open difs and 35s
unless you have a cherokee with s stock tie rod... then your $h17 out of luck because i don't have a winch anymore


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post #67 of 514 Old 04-06-2010, 11:07 AM Thread Starter
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unless you have a cherokee with s stock tie rod... then your $h17 out of luck because i don't have a winch anymore
hahahah you mean as long as you dont act like a compelte idiot any try to show off you'll be fine

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^ That too hahaha


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post #69 of 514 Old 04-09-2010, 02:02 PM Thread Starter
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well today i washed all the mud off... darn stuff gets everywhere



i sold the bikini top / windjammer this week and im saving to get the viking top, well rampage makes it now i guess... hopefully i can come up with a few more bucks soon so i can just put the hard top away for the summer and have no worries

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not sure if anyone brought this up but im not sure the xj ever came with a 3.73? You might have better luck trying to find a 4.10 out of a 4cy xj then looking for a stock 4.10 8.8. Most bolt in 8.8s sell pretty quick, you might even be able to make the money it costs to buy the hp30, just tossing it out there
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not sure if anyone brought this up but im not sure the xj ever came with a 3.73? You might have better luck trying to find a 4.10 out of a 4cy xj then looking for a stock 4.10 8.8. Most bolt in 8.8s sell pretty quick, you might even be able to make the money it costs to buy the hp30, just tossing it out there
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yeah i believe some tow package xjs had the 3.73s... im waiting for one to pop up at the local you pull it

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this weekend i got the screwed up 8.8 brackets cut off.. hopefully tomorrow i will get the new ones tacked in the correct place, i will be mocking it up under the jeep to ensure that they are in the correct place. i also have saved up enough for a new soft top! im gonna go with the rampage frameless (used to be viking fastback)..

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ordered my soft top today! i got a great deal from carparts.com, only $360 for rampage's version of the viking fastback top, i hope rampage's quality is as good as vikings, only down side is that its back ordered, its gonna be shipped direct to me from rampage april 27

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ordered my soft top today! i got a great deal from carparts.com, only $360 for rampage's version of the viking fastback top, i hope rampage's quality is as good as vikings, only down side is that its back ordered, its gonna be shipped direct to me from rampage april 27
so its the one like the viking top? and not the trektop right? because i think the viking top you can remove the winodws or something but i know its better then the trektop


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