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Unread 07-21-2007, 07:54 PM   #6826
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the only thing i have to show for all the work that was done



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Unread 07-21-2007, 08:11 PM   #6827
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Put a new set of 35" BFG MT's on. Finished the snorkle.

Bought a locker for the front,new gears for the 35's and new axles for the front.

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Unread 07-21-2007, 08:14 PM   #6828
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Put a new set of 35" BFG MT's on. Finished the snorkle.

Bought a locker for the front,new gears for the 35's and new axles for the front.

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Let's see a pic. I love a TJ on 35's and the snorkel has gotta look great..
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Unread 07-21-2007, 11:42 PM   #6829
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Installed the Banks MONSTER Exhaust system and a set of 2" wheel spacers today!

I love them both! The Jeep sounds so good now that I turned my music off to listen to my engine, and it handles much better on windy roads with the wider stance. Plus my tires now look like they actually fit under my 6" flares.

I'm going to log a few hundred miles onto the new exhaust, then I'll post a review in the appropriate part of the forum. I have a feeling it's going to be a shining review though!
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Unread 07-21-2007, 11:46 PM   #6830
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Originally Posted by Haz-Mat
Put a new set of 35" BFG MT's on. Finished the snorkle.

Bought a locker for the front,new gears for the 35's and new axles for the front.

Haz-Mat
i have the same this 35s with a snorkel
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Unread 07-22-2007, 10:10 AM   #6831
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Mounted a shovel under the hood. Can you dig it?


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Unread 07-22-2007, 10:34 AM   #6832
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Mounted a shovel under the hood. Can you dig it?

That thing is gonna be HOT when you go to use it on the trail...
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Unread 07-22-2007, 12:05 PM   #6833
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That thing is gonna be HOT when you go to use it on the trail...
I don't think it'll be that hot, the handle and shaft are both wood.
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Unread 07-22-2007, 02:17 PM   #6834
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I don't think it'll be that hot, the handle and shaft are both wood.
Added a pair of leather gloves to the end of the blade of the shovel to prevent cutting into a rubber hose and the gloves are mighty handy. Pun intended.
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Unread 07-22-2007, 02:48 PM   #6835
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Painted my bezels the same color as my jeep





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Unread 07-22-2007, 02:56 PM   #6836
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Installed a Trail Gear rear bumper and swing arm tire carrier.
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Unread 07-22-2007, 03:46 PM   #6837
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Played at the Pa jeeps show this weekend. Nice show guys!
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Unread 07-22-2007, 03:56 PM   #6838
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washed and detailed yay.......now it'll rain
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Unread 07-22-2007, 04:20 PM   #6839
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I had a little time this weekend...

I finally got around to painting my headlight bezels. I also painted my new stinger/radiator-hoop/winch-plate combo and bolted on my new Warn M8000 winch.

I'm not yet at 50 posts, so someone will hopefully make these pics "click-free".

First, the headlight bezels....While picking up some "satin-black" Krylon Fusion paint for my fender flares, I spotted some fusion paint in a dark-green color. I thought it might look nice if my bezels matched my paint, so I shot them with 4 light coats of the green. Unfortunately, the green turned out a totally lighter shade, which I didn't like. So, I painted the bezels black and I really like the way they look.

Bling bling...


Fusion "dark-green"...


Fusion black...


The winch-plate/stinger/radiator-hoop combo came from NoLimits4X4 in Dallas. After ordering it last week, I had the combo in three days and was immediately impressed with the quality of the welds and construction. After sanding it lightly with steel wool, I used my old tried-and-true paint method on this unit. 2 coats of primer, followed by 2 coats of flat black, and a final "misting" coat of spray-in truck bed-liner. The finished result looks like the "Rubicon-black" paint that many bumper manufacturers offer. After painting several bumpers this way, I have NEVER had even one rust.












After bolting the Warn winch to the plate and bolting the entire unit to my stock bumper (which I will soon replace), I ran the wires into the engine compartment and tied them off to await the arrival of my dual-post battery next week.



That's how "Greenday" looks right now. Height-wise, I lost a half of an inch after the winch/bumper install, so I guess I'll add a coil spacer to my "to-do" list.
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Unread 07-22-2007, 04:24 PM   #6840
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Reinstalled my OEM flares after repainting them; finished installation of Warn front bumper; fiddled with fuel tank skid/tank getting ready to finish installation of Warn rear bumper/tire carrier.
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