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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:04 PM   #24211
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Bring it to the Lou. Did mine in an hour or so for each side. Bought a shop press off CL and makes things a breeze.
Haha I bought a 1-1/4"x3' pipe and used a 22oz hammer to press mine, gotta do what you can lol

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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:19 PM   #24212
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Yeah...I meant to put masking tape over that so you guys wouldn't see that part... ... Actually "Econopower" is a branch of Interstate batteries..their refurb company...so I have some confidence in it...maybe yours was at the end of it's life when you got it.

Terminals look good though...right?
LMAO! Rule one of photos - look at EVERYTHING in frame that you don't want there LOL.

Was newly put in when I got the WJ. Have top of the line NAPA now. Been great! With my CAA membership cost a whole $109. Gotta love that!
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:21 PM   #24213
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Nice. How much is it to powder coat them?
http://custompowdercoatings.ca/pricing/
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:32 PM   #24214
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Dang that's a rip off the guy that powdercoated my bumper charges $20 per wheel to sandblast and powdercoat wheels. He only charged me $60 to sandblast and powder coat my bumper.
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:34 PM   #24215
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Finally got a chance to get under it since I bought it to realize it has the gas tank skid, but no transfer case skid. Tow hooks were removed too. I don't understand people that buy a jeep and take off stuff like that. The PO of my niner removed them too.
Not all Wj's came with a transfer case skid and tow hooks. Mine didn't.
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:36 PM   #24216
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Dang that's a rip off the guy that powdercoated my bumper charges $20 per wheel to sandblast and powdercoat wheels. He only charged me $60 to sandblast and powder coat my bumper.
Anything auto is more expensive up here.
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:39 PM   #24217
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Anything auto is more expensive up here.


I would look for a metal fab shop that has a powdercoating setup instead of a place that all they do is powdercoating. That's what I did. The place that coated my bumper fabricates and powdercoats farm equipment.
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:47 PM   #24218
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I would look for a metal fab shop that has a powdercoating setup instead of a place that all they do is powdercoating. That's what I did. The place that coated my bumper fabricates and powdercoats farm equipment.
Do you live in Oregon? cause i fab farm equipment and we paint or powder them

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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:55 PM   #24219
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Do you live in Oregon? cause i fab farm equipment and we paint or powder them

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Nope I live in NC. Best state there is.
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Unread 09-07-2013, 10:56 PM   #24220
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Where??


Local guy, bought them then tried to sell 2 weeks latter due to change in build direction.. Started at $1700 and eventually went down to $800 and I JUMPED on them for obvious reasons....
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Unread 09-07-2013, 11:12 PM   #24221
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Bring it to the Lou. Did mine in an hour or so for each side. Bought a shop press off CL and makes things a breeze.
Might have to take you up on that


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Unread 09-08-2013, 08:40 AM   #24222
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Nope I live in NC. Best state there is.
Dale yeah it is! I'm in lexington NC
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Unread 09-08-2013, 09:54 AM   #24223
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Well, time to grab the beer (breakfast of champions!!) and start in on it, getting this changeover done.
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Unread 09-08-2013, 09:55 AM   #24224
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Replaced battery terminals....used "Merc1973"s idea..

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Unread 09-08-2013, 10:01 AM   #24225
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Today I finished fitting my fender flares and washed the jeep! Just before the rain started that is. Waiting for a dry day to fit my long arm kit.
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