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post #1 of 61 Old 10-11-2009, 07:32 PM Thread Starter
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build thread: yellow tj

i got my tj about year ago its 06 with 10,000 miles on it now 5,000 when i got it. it was a very nice find. Im starting this thread to hopefully give other people ideas and to gain information from all of you guys.
my mods are:
Re sf 3.5
ome schocks
rokmen sliders
rokmen tummy tuck
rokmen upper arms
rokmen steering box skid
jks 1.25' motor mount
jks boddy lift
jks rear udjustable trak bar
jks rear shock relocations
tom woods cv shaft
craiger soft 8's (in the mail)
35x12.50 good year mtr's with kevlar (in the mail)
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thats how she sits for now

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post #2 of 61 Old 10-11-2009, 07:37 PM Thread Starter
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the next mods that ill be working on are:
getting the tires mounted
lining the inside of the tub ( not sure what to use, any advice?)
hand throttle
rokmen lower arms
rokmen tube fenders
and a front bumper (undecided on what one)

heres a couple pics of my last wheelin trip up at kelly flats colorado
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post #3 of 61 Old 10-11-2009, 09:08 PM
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That's a nice list of parts. Keep posting progress pics.

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post #4 of 61 Old 10-12-2009, 01:38 PM Thread Starter
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so a couple weeks i broke my quike disconect wheeling, i had it zip tied to the sway bar but it managed to break loose and get smashed by a rock snapping it into pieces. i have been driving around with one side connected. it was making alot of noise so i just decided to take it out.
its very easy to take out just take the 4 bolts out from the plastic cover with the jeep logo on it then there are 2 bolts on each bushing. after these 8 bolts are out just lift the sway bar out and replace the plastic cover thats it. should take about 10 mins. i replaced the 4 bushing bolts back into the frame so things would fall into the holes.
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sorry i didt get any pics of actually taking it out it was freezing this morning but heres the sway bar in dorm.
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post #5 of 61 Old 10-13-2009, 09:50 AM
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Jeep looks awesome man. Keep posting those pictures, I'm sure I'll get some good ideas from this one.
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post #6 of 61 Old 10-13-2009, 06:58 PM Thread Starter
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today my soft 8's and mtr's came in only problem i could only get the mtr's at my buddies tire place in michigan. im in colorado for school. so it looks like ill be skipping class to take a 20 hour ride back home to pick um up some weekend. it will be worth it to get rid of the 31's.
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post #7 of 61 Old 11-13-2009, 06:05 PM Thread Starter
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well today i went out to take the jeep put and my spare tire was gone. the tire never even touched the ground brand new. so if u see a brand new good year mtr 31' on a rubi rim going around fort collinstell me lol. better news is that tommorow going down to rokmen and picking up a anti rock front sway bar and talking about a custom roll cage. ill post pics of the anti rock install soon.
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post #8 of 61 Old 11-17-2009, 01:29 PM Thread Starter
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got my anti rock installed today. i went over to zachhb's house, he got the bushing's in the crossmember in about 10 mins. thanks again zach. other than the bushings the install was very easy. i think i might have to cut the linkage down a lil, im gona go flex it out to see how it does soon.
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post #9 of 61 Old 11-25-2009, 02:13 PM Thread Starter
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got my mtr with kevlar mounted and balanced today will post pics later tonight
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post #10 of 61 Old 11-30-2009, 04:15 PM Thread Starter
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got my 35's on today
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post #11 of 61 Old 11-30-2009, 10:12 PM
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Sure is lookin real good!! now time for a front bumper and paint that steering/rust skid..
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post #12 of 61 Old 12-01-2009, 01:26 PM Thread Starter
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ya im going to get the same front bumper as zachbh the one that fortcollinszj builds. the skid will be sanded and painted over christmas break.
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Your jeep is sex-ay! I dig! also, how does it handle with the anti-rock now?
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post #14 of 61 Old 12-01-2009, 05:52 PM Thread Starter
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Your jeep is sex-ay! I dig! also, how does it handle with the anti-rock now?
thanks, the anti rock is awsome handles great on the road and you can stil acheive full flex. definatly recomend it.
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thanks, the anti rock is awsome handles great on the road and you can stil acheive full flex. definatly recomend it.
Alright, thanks alot!
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