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Old 03-04-2013, 07:23 PM
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Well, this will be my daily driver and my weekend wheeler. I didn't go big due to the road use it will get.

Wheels and tires: 15" Crager soft 8's 15x10 on 33" Cooper Discoverer STT

Lift kit: Rough Country 4.5" with N2.0 shocks and new rear leaf springs

Other stuff: air filter oil pan new front brake lines new calipers,brakes,rotors,rear drums,etc.



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Old 03-16-2013, 07:47 PM
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Well now I have a big update lol it's almost done!

Here are the new rotors and calipers


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Here is when I tested it today


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Looks good eh? Let me know what you think!
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Old 03-16-2013, 08:21 PM
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Looks nice! loving the newer body style xj's just got mine last month. looks like your enjoying it.
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:21 PM
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Out today!





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Old 03-18-2013, 05:25 PM
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Nice work! But damn that rust is ugly! you should look into fixin that (I'm in the same boat)

Run into any problems with your shock bolts, U bolts, shackle bolts, etc when removing? And is that a wild starter I see hanging there? lol

Edit: what exactly is that picture with the red thing?
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Old 03-19-2013, 05:53 AM
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Haha idk why that's there but it's my rear shock tower for my axial scx-10 haha and I'm fixing the rust soon!
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Old 09-15-2013, 02:08 PM
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Hey guys update time haha well I'm putting on bushwacker flat fender flares

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This is the front driver side I need too do the back now! I need too fix the rust on the back first though
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What's your plans for the rust? I just got a welder last week, going to be doing 2x6 for my rocker replacement.
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Old 09-15-2013, 03:31 PM
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I'm actually getting ready too cut the rust out I have a buddy with a really good welder ill be using. It will look so much better rust less lol
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