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Unread 08-16-2012, 12:34 AM   #1
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Project High Life:1998 Grand Cherokee

Im back and ready to take on a new project Jeep after about a year selling my old 1994 ZJ.

1998 Grand Cherokee Limited (Bought 8/7/12)
-5.2L V8
-AWD
-Sunroof
-Leather
-Every option available

*CL Leather Trimmed Bucket Seats
-T6 Saddle
AFFP Luxury Group
AHCP Trailer Tow Group
APAS Monotone Paint
ARDP Radio Cass/CD/Amp,11 Infinity Spkr
ARPP Limited Decor Group
A31P 5.2L Eng(ELF)/4Spd A/T 44RE(DGW)
BAZP 136 Amp Alternator
BCES 600 Amp Maintenance Free Battery
BRGS Anti-Lock 4-Wheel-Disc Brakes
CACS Low Back Bucket Seats
CFNS Rear 60/40 Folding Seat
CGWS Next Generation Front Air Bags**
CKDS Floor Carpet
CKNS Cargo Compartment Carpet
CKRS Cargo Net
CKTS Cargo Tie Down Loops
CLES Front & Rear Floor Mats
CSAS Spare Tire Cover
CSCS Cargo Compartment Cover
CSRS Passenger Assist Handles
CUDP Mini Overhead Console
CUFS Full Length Floor Console
CXHP Steering Column Locking Slip Collar
DGB All 4-Speed Automatic Transmissions
DGWS 4-Spd. Automatic 4RE Transmission
DHAS Lock-Up Torque Converter
DHRP Single Speed On Demand Transfer Case
DJJS Dana 30/186MM Front Axle
DMEP 3.73 Rear Axle Ratio
DRKP Dana 44/226MM Rear Axle
EAAC All Engines
ELF 5.2L V8 MPI Engine
GBBS Tinted Windshield Glass
GCBS Front Door Tinted Glass
GEGP Deep Tint Sunscreen Glass
GEPS Flipper Liftgate Glass
GFAS Rear Window Defroster
GNCS Sun Visors w/Illum Vanity Mirrors
GNKP Rear View Auto Dim Mirror
GR3P Left Power Fold-Away Mirror
GS3P Right Power Fold-Away Mirror
GT3P Power Mirrors, Fold-Away
GVBC All Vehicles W/Power Mirrors
GWAP Power Sunroof
GXMS Remote Keyless Entry
HABP Air Conditioning w/Auto Temp Control
HGAS Hood Insulation
HGDS Deluxe Insulation Group
JAYS Instrument Cluster w/Tach
JCBS 120 MPH Primary Speedometer
JHAS Var Intermittent Windshield Wipers
JHBS Rear Window Wiper/Washer
JJAS Cigar Lighter
JJBS Dual Note Electric Horns
JKAS Locking Glove Box
JPAS Power Windows
JPBS Power Locks
JPMP Heated Front Seats
KTES STRIPE/BADGE/MOLDING/COLOR
K4NS STRIPE/BADGE/MOLDING/COLOR
LACS Illuminated Entry
LAGS Warning Chime
LAZP Vehicle Information Center
LBBS Courtesy Lamps
LBCS Glove Box Lamp
LBDS Ash Tray Lamp
LCBP Door Courtesy Lamps
LDAS Underhood Lamp
LDBS Cargo Compartment Lamp
LETP Traveler/Mini Trip Computer
LEWP Radio/Driver Seat/Mirrors Memory
LMGP Automatic Headlamps
LNJP Fog Lamps
LPSS CHMSL Lamp
LSAP Security Alarm
MDAP Front License Plate Bracket
MFTP Body Color Grille
MHAS Black Windshield Moldings
MWGS Roof Rack
NAE California Emissions
NF5S 23 Gallon Fuel Tank
NHMS Speed Control
NMCP Heavy Duty Engine Cooling
PW1 Stone White Clear Coat
QW1S Stone White C/C
RAAC All Radio Equipped Vehicles
RAZP AM/FM Cassette Compact Disc Radio
RCGP 6 Speakers
RDDS Fixed Long Mast Antenna
SBAS Power Rack and Pinion Steering
SCLP Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
SDAS Normal Duty Suspension
SUAS Tilt Steering Column
TBBP Full Size Spare Tire
TBLS Inside Mounted Spare Tire
TRDP P225/70R16 All Season Tires
TZAS Goodyear Brand Tires
WDMP 16X7.0 Lux Alum Gold Wheels
WKBP Matching Spare Wheel
WLZC All Aluminum Wheels
XGDP Universal Garage Door Opener
YAAS Build To U.S. Mkt. Specifications

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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-16-2012, 12:38 AM   #2
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Whats to come you might ask?
-5.5" IRO LA Lift
-Pro Comp 7089 17x8 Wheels
-BFG 35X12.50
-Iceland offroad bumper
-Dual Flowmasters
-Black Housing Headlights
-HIDS
-Alpine Headunit and Speakers
-Tint Windows
-CAI
Everything has been ordered!Will be making progress very soon
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1994 ZJ-4.0L HO,K&N CAI,TB spacer,Flowmaster Duel Exhaust,8000k HID,White Face Gauges,Pillar Gauges,3.5 Tuff Country lift,Much much more!-SOLD!

1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-16-2012, 04:55 PM   #3
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New window tint on front windows to match the back and also new windsheild with a strip of tint across it.
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1994 ZJ-4.0L HO,K&N CAI,TB spacer,Flowmaster Duel Exhaust,8000k HID,White Face Gauges,Pillar Gauges,3.5 Tuff Country lift,Much much more!-SOLD!

1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-17-2012, 03:33 PM   #4
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New Headlights
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1994 ZJ-4.0L HO,K&N CAI,TB spacer,Flowmaster Duel Exhaust,8000k HID,White Face Gauges,Pillar Gauges,3.5 Tuff Country lift,Much much more!-SOLD!

1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-21-2012, 09:44 AM   #5
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My new rims 17x8 pro comp matte black
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1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-21-2012, 10:46 AM   #6
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the high life..... two things come to mind and they have nothing to do with jeeps.
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Unread 08-21-2012, 01:10 PM   #7
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Are you doing any drive train or suspension mods with the IRO 5.5"?

Edit: Nevermind, for some reason I thought that was a F>R kit. Subscribed for if I decided to keep the ZJ over the XJ .
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Unread 08-21-2012, 02:47 PM   #8
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Are you doing any drive train or suspension mods with the IRO 5.5"?

Edit: Nevermind, for some reason I thought that was a F>R kit. Subscribed for if I decided to keep the ZJ over the XJ .
As far as I know and searched the kit includes everything that's needed,but there's always that chance that I might have to do some kind of suspension or drivetrain mod along with that lift lol,its the biggest lift that ive put on a jeep so far,so won't know till I try it.
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1994 ZJ-4.0L HO,K&N CAI,TB spacer,Flowmaster Duel Exhaust,8000k HID,White Face Gauges,Pillar Gauges,3.5 Tuff Country lift,Much much more!-SOLD!

1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

1996 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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Unread 08-21-2012, 02:49 PM   #9
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the high life..... two things come to mind and they have nothing to do with jeeps.
Lol,well I felt it was appropriate name since I'm doing a big lift and wheels on it.
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1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

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Unread 08-21-2012, 02:52 PM   #10
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Looks like a great starting point! Looking forward to seeing it high
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Unread 08-21-2012, 02:53 PM   #11
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What tint percentages? Looking to get my fronts done with 35% soon.
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Unread 08-21-2012, 03:02 PM   #12
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Looks like a great starting point! Looking forward to seeing it high
Thanks! It'll be happening in just a couple weeks
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1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

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Unread 08-21-2012, 03:05 PM   #13
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What tint percentages? Looking to get my fronts done with 35% soon.
I wasn't told exactly,I had them match the front windows with the back windows which is the factory tint,which is between 15 and 20%
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1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

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Unread 08-21-2012, 03:07 PM   #14
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As far as I know and searched the kit includes everything that's needed,but there's always that chance that I might have to do some kind of suspension or drivetrain mod along with that lift lol,its the biggest lift that ive put on a jeep so far,so won't know till I try it.
Oh ok. I'll be watching the thread for tips and knowledge
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Unread 08-25-2012, 01:30 PM   #15
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Newly painted rear end,appears I have a Dana 60,but not really sure.
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1998 ZJ Limited-5.2L AWD
Build Tread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/p...rokee-1405999/

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