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Unread 11-23-2009, 09:29 PM   #16
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Bought a Teraflex steering skid this weekend from Polecat. Simple install, had it on in less than 30 mins.



Missing a bracket but not a big deal, had one made in a few mins.




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Unread 11-23-2009, 09:44 PM   #17
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Went to Hardrock in Ocala over the weekend. Had fun but bent my track bar





















The bent JKS trackbar









Trail side repair. Luckily it had enough thread to adjust it out far enough to drive it home.





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Unread 11-23-2009, 09:59 PM   #18
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Looking fantastic man! Gah, I want an LJ. The 35's look awesome! Keep Jeepin'!
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Unread 11-30-2009, 04:01 PM   #19
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looks sweet

i really like that color,
and that stance looks perfect

Andrew
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Unread 12-06-2009, 05:32 PM   #20
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Any problems with that much lift and no t-case drop or SYE?
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Unread 12-06-2009, 07:16 PM   #21
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Any problems with that much lift and no t-case drop or SYE?
I rotated the pinion up a bit and have very slight vibes. A SYE is on the want list though.
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1 Ton Scrambler Build Thread:"Project Taildragger"
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Unread 01-24-2010, 02:34 PM   #22
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2 months later I finally get around to replacing my track bar


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1 Ton XJ on 40s...went up in flames :(
1 Ton Scrambler Build Thread:"Project Taildragger"
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Unread 02-15-2010, 07:20 PM   #23
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this is the first unlimited I have liked...and im partial to green jeeps ^_^ I gotta get up to Ocala one day, looks like a great place
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Unread 02-15-2010, 09:22 PM   #24
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Wow...Thanks
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Unread 02-15-2010, 09:30 PM   #25
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i love LJ build threads. i just have to get one someday
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Unread 02-16-2010, 01:29 PM   #26
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Thanks for convincing me to never get a JKS tracbar. RockKrawler it is.
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Unread 02-21-2010, 07:11 PM   #27
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nice LJ. i plan on bumpin up to 35s soon. Have you regeared or are you still runnin the 3.73s?
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Unread 02-21-2010, 07:33 PM   #28
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Still 3.73s, plan to regear to 4.88s eventually
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Unread 02-21-2010, 07:39 PM   #29
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yea i have been reading and want to run some 5.13s bcuz of the auto od but i just wanna do a hp30 up front so 4.88s it is
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Unread 04-16-2010, 01:08 PM   #30
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My Lime Green Brother!! Looks good man!!

Here's mine:

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