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Unread 07-09-2012, 11:48 AM   #76
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i just looked at my first post in this thread 4 months ago that said I wasn't going to lift or put bigger tires on it...that plan didn't work too well
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Unread 08-29-2012, 11:59 PM   #77
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Picked up 4 brand new moabs for $150 that never saw the road! Got them installed this afternoon, pics sometime soon after I wash her
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Unread 08-30-2012, 08:35 PM   #78
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Your Jeep looks great man. I think it's the small things like the spacers and the grill that set it off. Those tires also look very nice. Any tips or further pics on the grill? I pick up my 5.7L on Monday and that'll probably be one of the first changes. Thanks in advance!

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Unread 08-31-2012, 01:09 PM   #79
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Wow - you've made some nice progress in this build - lookin good - keep it up!
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Unread 09-02-2012, 06:13 PM   #80
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thanks guys...here it is with the moabs and rola rack installed:


here's the wk alongside my G8 after I gave them both a bath:
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Unread 09-02-2012, 07:08 PM   #81
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That's a couple good looking rigs!
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Unread 10-05-2012, 08:20 PM   #82
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So i went to Rausch Creek Off Road Park last weekend with a local off road shop, the owner of which took his wife's black WK...i have more pics of his than mine since he was in front of me. Did all green and blue trails. Some of the blues were definitely more extreme than I was planning on doing, but once you start you can't exactly turn around




more pics here:
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damage report:
smashed my plastic side skirt and bent my fender a little

flattened this cross member a little on a rock

broke a front axle

belly guard took the most beating of all my skids

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Unread 10-07-2012, 02:37 AM   #83
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i did something very similar, but instead of ruining the plastic which only has a small crack, it folded the corner of my door about 1" diagonally as well as pushing that fender up a little. i plan on getting those Steel Armidillo group buy sliders.
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Unread 10-07-2012, 06:41 AM   #84
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After much debate I went with the 4xguard sliders...hoping to install them today after my custom little paint mod dries
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Unread 10-08-2012, 07:47 PM   #85
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How do the sliders look?
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Unread 10-08-2012, 08:07 PM   #86
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so I took a strip of aluminum cut to size and then primed and painted it to match my light khaki and glued it in there...much like when omelet installed his 4xguard sliders, they don't exactly match the rest of my jeep since they're the only thing that's clean

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Unread 10-24-2012, 08:06 PM   #87
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some more rausch creek pics:











and one at my family's xmas tree farm:
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Unread 10-24-2012, 11:53 PM   #88
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Looking real nice man!
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Unread 10-25-2012, 09:02 AM   #89
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Awesome pics! Rausch is a blast. Sorry about all the damage.
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Unread 10-25-2012, 04:16 PM   #90
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That's a great looking rig!
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