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post #31 of 133 Old 03-05-2012, 04:21 PM Thread Starter
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The 3M stuff seemed to take it right off with some elbow grease. I only tried it on a small spot so more to come. I need to get a soft rag before I go to town. Thanks a ton guys!



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post #32 of 133 Old 03-05-2012, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
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your gonna either A) live with the glue residue on there or B) go get it painted which i had done. my hood also had that fake plastic stone hood protector 60 dollar piece of plastic caused 400 in paint work to have my whole entire hood redone, never again, i tried just about every cleaner known to man and it seemed like it stained itself into the paint or something, it sucks but good luck.
Oh god that sucks ***s. yeah If the 3m didn't work I was going to sand it off and rat rod my hood flat black and see how it looked worse case I would have it re painted. I dont think it would look that bad black.
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post #33 of 133 Old 03-06-2012, 06:04 AM Thread Starter
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Today I should get a couple hours to work on the jeep. So I'll post up some progress pictures.
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post #34 of 133 Old 03-06-2012, 06:55 PM Thread Starter
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Ok got a little done today.

As promised. Tomorrow I'll try to clean the jeep and take some good pictures.





New bruiser bar.






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post #35 of 133 Old 03-06-2012, 06:59 PM
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post #36 of 133 Old 03-06-2012, 07:04 PM Thread Starter
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post #37 of 133 Old 03-07-2012, 08:30 AM Thread Starter
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QUESTION for you all.

I wanted to wait for Rock krawler to come out with their new steering set up before upgrading. But every time I talk with them it doesn't look to promising that its coming out soon. With rausch Creek trip right around the corner I'm a little worried about running the stock steering set up. Should I just jump on the currie band waggon now or try to hold of a few months? Basically how much abuse can the stock set up take?
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post #38 of 133 Old 03-08-2012, 03:09 AM Thread Starter
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Now you see it....



Now you don't.... 8)



And some clean pictures as promised.
I think she looks sexy!






Anyone on the steering question?
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post #39 of 133 Old 03-08-2012, 11:24 AM
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really impressive bumper fabs! i like yours better than most i've seen on the market.
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post #40 of 133 Old 03-08-2012, 11:38 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks a ton man best complements yet. Lots more to come!
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post #41 of 133 Old 03-12-2012, 02:24 PM Thread Starter
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The brown truck came today!!!

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post #42 of 133 Old 03-13-2012, 03:31 AM Thread Starter
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Bad news I didn't build the front bumper with anti rock in mind. Time to build a new front bumper.
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post #43 of 133 Old 03-14-2012, 05:34 PM Thread Starter
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I tried to install my antirock. And the end of the bar is damaged. I called currie and the are sending me a new one! They said it could of got damaged in shipping. Awesome customer service!



I also ordered currie steering the other day so more to come on that.

Picked up steel for the new bumper and rocksliders. Oh and some DOM for the sliders.
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post #44 of 133 Old 03-14-2012, 06:49 PM Thread Starter
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Just a random picture I took. How do you guys think a roll on paint might look on the frame? I want to clean up and paint the frame before the few small spots of surface rust get bad but I'm not sure I'm digging the spray paint and I don't think I want to bed line it.
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post #45 of 133 Old 03-14-2012, 07:59 PM
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Nice rubi man, how do you like those rear flares? Did you just bolt them up or have any plans to weld them?

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