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post #1 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:06 PM Thread Starter
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My 98 ZJ ( nooby )

The first day i got her, 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 155k, all stock except 31 inch tires ( tons of rubbing...) and a Gibson Catback:

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post #2 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:16 PM Thread Starter
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The first mod i did was 2 hellas i picked up at walmart, was supposed to get the other 2 the next day but never worked out LOL. Interior pic with a little mud from wheeling too
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post #3 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:24 PM Thread Starter
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Next came the lift i went with Rancho RS5000 Shocks for 2-3" lift and got 3" coils from Rusty's and the steering components from IRO.

Since i decided to make a build thread after i buileded it Lmfao i only have pics from the lift on the truck sorry!
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post #4 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:32 PM Thread Starter
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Then i did some custom fabricating, i removed the front bumper and custom fabbed up a front bumper and was planning on trimming it and the whole deal but instead i removed and it painted the exisiting beam and painted the lame chrome grill as well as ppainted the gray cladding on the side of the truck also went ahead and tinted my tail lights
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post #5 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:36 PM Thread Starter
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Lastly i got a Surco Roof Rack, 5 Cragar D-Windows, A Rustys front bumper (not installed) and i swapped out the gibson because it rotted out and went with a Thrush Glasspack: This is how she sits as of now. More to come....
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post #6 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:46 PM
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Looks good man. I am building up my ZJ right now-snorkel install.

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post #7 of 10 Old 11-08-2010, 01:49 PM Thread Starter
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thanks alot man, i definately like the ZJ and the fact that it has coils around, smooth ride =)
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post #8 of 10 Old 12-04-2010, 11:07 AM
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cool build brah

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In the process of putting in an 8.8, d30, 4.10's, SOA, and a homemade belly up skid

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post #9 of 10 Old 05-23-2011, 08:34 PM Thread Starter
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holy old thread batman! well its been a real long time since i have updated this heres whats been done since this past summer:

Lots of wheeling on my 2"BB lift
Painted all cladding
Got a limited rear bumper
Tow Hooks for the rear
CB Radio and Whip
5 new 31" BFG A/T's
Replaced Engine
IRO 3.5" With 2" Spacers
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post #10 of 10 Old 05-23-2011, 08:54 PM Thread Starter
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And heres why i had to replace my engine:
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