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Unread 07-05-2013, 11:51 PM   #1
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I've had a 93 Sahara for the past six years and have put a lot of work into it but was just getting to be to much here of late so I started looking at replacing it. One week later here I am with a 2004 rubicon has 59k on it and appears to have never seen dirt. Zero rust on anything anywhere on it. Couple pics now

I know very little about the tj suspension so it's gonna take some research on my end. Has a 2in spacer lift now. Looking at the 2.5 inch ome kit though. Also has 33's

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Unread 07-06-2013, 01:14 AM   #2
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Nice!!! Now go get er dirty!!! Nothing better than taking a Jeep out on the trail with the temp tags still on it.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 06:22 AM   #3
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Awesome! Now time for the locker mod!!!!!
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Unread 07-06-2013, 06:49 AM   #4
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Nice Jeep!


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Awesome! Now time for the locker mod!!!!!
Locker mod? What is that?
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Unread 07-06-2013, 06:56 AM   #5
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Do a search for the locker bypass. It allows you to to engage the locker in 4whi. 2wd as well depending on how you set it up.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 06:58 AM   #6
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Nice jeep! I have the 2003 version with the same wheels. I went with the OME lift as well and love it. Great ride and handling. You won't regret it.

Enjoy!
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Unread 07-06-2013, 08:05 AM   #7
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Yeah, thanks guys. I have a lot of research to do on TJ's,I know yj's very good though. never even was in one till this one. I can't wait to try it out offroad.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 01:40 PM   #8
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Yeah, thanks guys. I have a lot of research to do on TJ's,I know yj's very good though. never even was in one till this one. I can't wait to try it out offroad.
You'll love it. Push the "magic button" and have some fun in the "pucker zone". lol
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Unread 07-06-2013, 01:52 PM   #9
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Congrats on your new ride! I hope it proves to be reliable and that hit the lottery so you can do all the upgrades you want!
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Unread 07-06-2013, 06:34 PM   #10
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Looks good. I had those wheels on my last Jeep. I loved them, but I traded that Jeep for my current one.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 07:26 PM   #11
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Sweet!!!
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Unread 07-06-2013, 07:36 PM   #12
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Unread 07-06-2013, 07:41 PM   #13
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Congrats! I bought my '03 about a month ago and have loved every day of it. The locker bypass mod is probably useless, but it is too easy and too cool to not do it.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 07:55 PM   #14
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One important thing you should know is that you do not need a SYE, because our t-cases have no yokes to eliminate. It already has a flange.

There! Minutes of unnecessary research eliminated.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 09:46 PM   #15
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One important thing you should know is that you do not need a SYE, because our t-cases have no yokes to eliminate. It already has a flange.

There! Minutes of unnecessary research eliminated.
Haha I already knew this though but thanks. All I'm gonna do is get a cv shaft for it eventually after I do the suspension on it. I've put over 200 miles on it is one day, I can't stop driving it
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