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Old 12-16-2013, 08:50 PM   #1
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New tub?

Should I make patch panels to fix this rust or just buy a new tub?

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Old 12-18-2013, 06:55 AM   #2

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I would say that it depends on how nice you want it to be..personally,I would try to find another tub

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Old 12-18-2013, 07:24 AM   #3
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Try to find another Jeep from Arizona.
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Old 12-18-2013, 01:49 PM   #4
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Planning a trail beater? Patch it.

Planing a full resto? New side and floor panels, weld-in.

Planning a decent street/trail rig, no worries about originality? Find a YJ tub and swap it.

Good luck, keep us posted.
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Old 12-19-2013, 04:51 PM   #5
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I will patch it I work at a sheet metal shop
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Old 02-20-2014, 02:10 PM   #6
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theres a place called or c2cfabrication they make every part to patch one of these but i have put the sides on and patched the floor with patch panels it is cheaper to put a new tub on a new tub can be changes in a day and a 1/2
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