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Unread 12-04-2008, 03:48 PM   #16
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Thats a bad *** XJ. I like the color
thanks buddy! it'll be more bad *** as time and money allow!

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Unread 12-04-2008, 07:19 PM   #17
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nice build! Where at in Jersey are you? I'm from Berlin.
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Unread 12-04-2008, 11:12 PM   #18
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nice build! Where at in Jersey are you? I'm from Berlin.
i'm in manasquan, wheres berlin?
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Unread 12-04-2008, 11:21 PM   #19
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nice looking rig ya got there man, keep it up!
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Unread 12-04-2008, 11:22 PM   #20
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i'm in manasquan, wheres berlin?
east germany
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Unread 12-05-2008, 08:05 AM   #21
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hahahahaha funny guy!
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Unread 12-05-2008, 09:47 AM   #22
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no, just going wider. couldnt find wheels with the backspacing i wanted. and i figure this way, i can always take them off and sell them if i dont like them.

these will give me 2.75" BS i wanted 3" but i'll settle for a smidge wider.

do you have something against spacers?
Nothing against spacers, I run them as well. But I have stock rims, I didn't think you needed spacers with steelies since they are usually at least 4" BS. Were your tires rubbing?
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Unread 12-05-2008, 12:59 PM   #23
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Nothing against spacers, I run them as well. But I have stock rims, I didn't think you needed spacers with steelies since they are usually at least 4" BS. Were your tires rubbing?
no, but now that i have them on it ride sooo much better and on trails i feel a lot more stable. can't wait til monday when i get the new tires on.
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Unread 12-05-2008, 04:00 PM   #24
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i'm in manasquan, wheres berlin?

About 35 miles from Atlantic City up the AC Expressway.
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Unread 12-05-2008, 05:26 PM   #25
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cool man! wait up the expressway? doesnt it run east-west?
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Unread 12-06-2008, 06:15 AM   #26
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Here's some black steel 15x8" wheels with 3" of B.S., from Summit Racing. You can even get them with just 2" of B.S., or even just 1" of B.S.

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Unread 12-06-2008, 09:23 AM   #27
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thanks nwdave, but i looked at those, and honestly i thought they were hideous. oh well! i'll rock it like this for now, see how it goes.
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Unread 12-07-2008, 08:35 PM   #28
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new shoes in the morning!!!!!!!
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Unread 12-07-2008, 08:59 PM   #29
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ok spacers are installed!

after
Not to flame you but the reason some guys frown on spacers is because you will wear out your front unit bearings much faster, and being that your wheels we already sticking out a bit you may be replacing them a lot more than you would like.

Nice looking Jeep though!
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Unread 12-08-2008, 07:19 AM   #30
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Not to flame you but the reason some guys frown on spacers is because you will wear out your front unit bearings much faster, and being that your wheels we already sticking out a bit you may be replacing them a lot more than you would like.

Nice looking Jeep though!
nice a straight answer! i'll keep that in mind! thanks! my cragers are 15 x8 4" BS and that's what most of the guys with 33's are running.
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