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Unread 12-07-2010, 08:44 PM   #106
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I'll have to stop buying stuff until I see if the lift causes any vibes or anything, I hope not, so keep your fingers crossed for me.
You might not...BUT

You probably will, the 42RLE with the rear 44 makes for a really short DS. I had some pretty bad ones with just a 2 inch.

Crossin the fingers though

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Unread 12-07-2010, 08:56 PM   #107
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You might not...BUT

You probably will, the 42RLE with the rear 44 makes for a really short DS. I had some pretty bad ones with just a 2 inch.

Crossin the fingers though
I know, that's what I'm afraid of. If it happens I'll being seeking the advise of others, until then.....fingers crossed.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 07:41 AM   #108
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How much coverage underneath does that ORF rocker guard provide? All the way to the body mounts? Why didnt you go with Rokmen? Was price a factor? You just love ORF products dont ya? I like the rubi color.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 07:54 AM   #109
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How much coverage underneath does that ORF rocker guard provide? All the way to the body mounts? Why didnt you go with Rokmen? Was price a factor? You just love ORF products dont ya? I like the rubi color.
I was looking for more protection than the stock rocker guard, wanted something that the family could step on, and figured why not get the one's that match the front bumper I ordered. I wouldn't say I love ORF products, yet, that will be determined once their on. Hopefully they don't disappoint me.
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Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
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Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-08-2010, 08:12 AM   #110
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Lets hope not. How much did that bumper and rocker guard cost ya? I hope you gave your money to an American company.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 03:28 PM   #111
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Lets hope not. How much did that bumper and rocker guard cost ya? I hope you gave your money to an American company.
Right around 3-bills a piece. Or-Fab is an american company, but this is a build thread so lets leave the politically correct stuff out of it.
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Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-08-2010, 03:58 PM   #112
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Lift update: Crappy cell pics.





I think that's my finger in that second shot....

It's coming along, one busted shock bolt in the rear, but otherwise ok. It should be done tomorrow. And no, I'm not doing the install. A guy I know owns a body shop, also has a jeep, and offered to install the lift pay me money, and get my 8.8 in return. I don't have the time or the tools to do the lift and the deal was a good one for me. I told him to leave the sway bar disconnected and I'll bring my antirock tomorrow.

Until then, more waiting.
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Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-08-2010, 04:00 PM   #113
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Very nice. That's kinda how it went down with my buddy. He did my lift and I bought whatever parts he needed and bought some lunch for him as a payment. Its hard findin mechanics like that these days.

i think it all cost me 75 bucks in the end (needed a new tie rod plus 25 for food.) Looks like it's coming along nicely though.
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Unread 12-08-2010, 04:04 PM   #114
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Very nice. That's kinda how it went down with my buddy. He did my lift and I bought whatever parts he needed and bought some lunch for him as a payment. Its hard findin mechanics like that these days.

i think it all cost me 75 bucks in the end (needed a new tie rod plus 25 for food.) Looks like it's coming along nicely though.
With the trade and cash back to me, this is "costing" me $150.00. Well worth it to me.
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Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-08-2010, 04:27 PM   #115
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Unread 12-08-2010, 09:11 PM   #116
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cant wait to see the jeep after the install!
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Unread 12-09-2010, 06:35 AM   #117
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cant wait to see the jeep after the install!
Hopefully today is the day.
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Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-09-2010, 11:52 AM   #118
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Lunch time update.....rear upper shock bolts broke, so that's slowing things down. I'm going to go work on it after work tonight. Wish me luck.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 12-09-2010, 12:33 PM   #119
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goodluck those damn rear shock bolts!
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Unread 12-09-2010, 12:34 PM   #120
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goodluck those damn rear shock bolts!
Damn the front ones too!
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