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Old 04-28-2011, 11:51 PM   #1
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He guys. New here. I bought this '02 Wrangler in September. It already had a lift on it. I don't know how much lift or what kind (Ranchero maybe). It has Ranchero shocks on the front and back. I added the 7" flares from Rugged Ridge and a Reciever hitch.






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Old 04-28-2011, 11:53 PM   #2
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Old 04-28-2011, 11:58 PM   #4
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I added the fuel door cover, Grill Inserts, Rugged Ridge Body Armor (they didn't send the hood stone cover, but it's on its way).

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More pics from Tuesday's mods...



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Old 04-29-2011, 12:10 AM   #7
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Wednesday night I added the clear turn signals, the KC windshield brackets and KC HiLites Apollo 5" Long Range spots on the windshield brackets.

I need some help as to hiding the wires better. Anybody have and suggestions?








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Old 04-29-2011, 12:18 AM   #8
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Today I recived my factory style wheel for the spare and had a Goodyear Wrangler mounted on it. It's a 33X12.50. I had to detach the 5 rubber stops from the tailgate and uninstall the third brake light and bracket for the spare to fit. It's still really tight. How do I create some distance from the spare and the tailgate without buying a new swing away? I would like to be able to create enough distance from the spare and tailgate to install the rubber stops back on the tailgate. Any suggestions?







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Old 04-29-2011, 12:21 AM   #9
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Forgot to add.....ordered a Bulldawg Hardtop and the upper Half Slider Doors Tuesday. They made them today and are shipping them tomorrow!!! They will be here in Arkansas on Monday or Tuesday...I can't wait!!! I believe my wife is about to cut my "Jeep" budget out tho....
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Old 04-29-2011, 06:12 PM   #10
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Looks good.

There is an adapter for the spare mount. Can't say I've heard either way on them though.
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Old 04-30-2011, 12:37 AM   #11
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I got the Rugged Ridge spare tire adapter from Quadratec and never needed to remover the rubber spacers.

Rugged Ridge 11585.01 - Rugged Ridge Heavy Duty Tire Carrier Mount for 87-06 Jeep® Wrangler YJ, TJ & Unlimited - Quadratec
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Old 04-30-2011, 12:41 AM   #12
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Looks great! I like the body armor, maybe thats next on my list (after tires)
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I used 5 stainless washers stacked on the rear tire carrier the lugs still caught

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