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Unread 03-26-2013, 08:14 PM   #286
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If the new shock mounts are wider and more improved, how do I get a couple of them? Trying not to make this project look hacked (when I take my grinder to the mounts and make them wide enough)
Wide enough? They are the right width for mine and all shocks. The problem is the thickness. Just but the mounts in a vise, use a cutting wheel to trim the bulk off, a grinding wheel to get it accurately where you want it, and a flap disc to clean it up.

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Unread 03-27-2013, 08:03 AM   #287
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Unread 03-27-2013, 11:23 PM   #288
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Here's mine, so far. Just got the main truss and a few brackets tacked together. Will finish it up this weekend.

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Unread 04-02-2013, 10:44 AM   #289
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Here's mine, so far. Just got the main truss and a few brackets tacked together. Will finish it up this weekend.
Thanks for the pictures! It looks great!

We just got another shipment of 8.8 Swap Kits in. With our Easter Jeep Safari Sale going on, now is the time to get one! Check it out:

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Unread 04-02-2013, 11:24 AM   #290
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Thanks for the pictures! It looks great!

We just got another shipment of 8.8 Swap Kits in. With our Easter Jeep Safari Sale going on, now is the time to get one! Check it out:
Thanks, I'll get you a picture when everything is painted with brake lines as well.
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Unread 04-02-2013, 03:35 PM   #291
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Unread 04-03-2013, 05:29 PM   #292
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Just placed an order for the 8.8 kit and bridge. Looking forward to get the Jeep rolling again
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Unread 04-04-2013, 11:35 AM   #293
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We just got another shipment in of our 8.8 swap kits, Two Days Left for the Easter Jeep Safari Sale! Place your orders now!!!

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Unread 04-08-2013, 12:35 PM   #294
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Our Easter Jeep Safari Sale is over, but don't forget you can get 10% off ALL our products with the jeepforum coupon!
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Unread 04-19-2013, 03:03 PM   #295
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Stupid question, my lower control arm mounting thickness is 2⅝", the bracket on the truss is 2". What do I do?
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Unread 04-19-2013, 03:19 PM   #296
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Never mind. I just answered my own question. The 2" is the upper mount.
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Unread 04-24-2013, 05:05 PM   #297
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We've Got 8.8's in again. TJ and ZJ both. If you use jeepforum as the coupon, it's 10% off. Get 'em while their hot!
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Unread 04-29-2013, 10:56 AM   #298
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Plenty of 8.8 swap kits available. If you have ever thought of purchasing one of these, do it. Don't wait until you bend or break your axle!
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Unread 05-06-2013, 01:19 PM   #299
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Unread 05-09-2013, 12:55 PM   #300
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The NEW Customer Install Gallery is up and running. Thanks for all those who've donated pics so far. We can always use more so continue to post up pics of your builds. Lets see some wheeling shots too with the product in view!

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