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Unread 12-24-2010, 08:08 PM   #1
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I have a 2001 red WJ. I got like $800 and want to start a build. Honestly just about looks right now..until I can afford a better offroad vehicle. Suggestions? Parents are paying for all terrain tires. Let me know what you think.

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Unread 12-24-2010, 08:20 PM   #2
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paint the cladding black..if its a laredo, put on a lift, maybe some stereo equipment
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Unread 12-24-2010, 08:22 PM   #3
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you can paint it black? your talking about that plastic crap right?
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Unread 12-24-2010, 10:02 PM   #4
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yep, thats what he is talking about if it is laredo, not limited with color matched cladding. you can use krylon fusion paint for plastic. works great
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Unread 12-25-2010, 12:28 AM   #5
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yea i did it on mine..its taupe not red tho..but has stood up great. tons of threads about it on here
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Unread 12-25-2010, 05:48 AM   #6
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how bout a tune up? nothing like more power and better gas mileage.

or how bout a good wash and wax.

Clean up the wheels.

heck at this point you have 750$ left so buy a lift kit.


what do you mean a better offroad vehicle? blasphemy. I've been pulling people out of the snow left and right.
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Unread 12-25-2010, 06:13 AM   #7
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if parents are paying for tires id try and get a lift and put it on before so you can get them to buy bigger tires
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Unread 12-25-2010, 10:21 PM   #8
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With only a 800 dollar budget i would just get a budget boost (2in. or so) lift for now and a little bigger tire size and maybe get a front brush guard to give it a little more aggressive look and a good set of driving lights if you dont have factory driving lights
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