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post #1 of 5 Old 10-20-2009, 03:53 PM Thread Starter
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Chicagoland Area Shop For SYE Job

Really don't have the time to do this if i buy an XJ and all the one's i'm looking at are already lifted 3.5" to 4" so a SYE would be helpful. Anyone know of any shops that can perform this on a 96+ XJ w/ either 242 or 231 TC's

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post #2 of 5 Old 10-23-2009, 01:32 AM
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post #3 of 5 Old 10-23-2009, 03:49 PM
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It's really easy man, with a little patience you can do it yourself. I just installed mine about a month ago, first time with the SYE and it wasn't that bad.

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post #4 of 5 Old 11-21-2009, 04:59 PM
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Originally Posted by bojang View Post

I recently purchased a used 1999 Cherokee Sport SE 4 x 4(Auto) with 66K miles and I wanted to have a tune-up and brake job done. I was considering Thom's Four Wheel Drive, as I was unable to find any other non-dealership Jeep specialists.

I take it that your experience with them has been good?

Thanks for the post.

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Come to where I work. Both myself and the other mechanic both have XJ's. I have 4 currently. PM me for more info. Our labor rate is lower than any competing shop.

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