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Old 12-07-2012, 07:16 PM   #1
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Hi-lift jack hood mount on the cheap

Needed a temporary solution for carrying my Hi-Loft jack and had a pair of .75 x 1.75" long spacers left over fromt suspension seat install. Picked up (4) .75" ID slip collars, shot them with some flat black and mounted them with 3.25" 8mm bolts. Seems like a good temporary fix for about $15 or less.






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Old 12-07-2012, 08:14 PM   #2
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Am I seeing things, or did you bedliner your TJ?

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Old 12-07-2012, 08:23 PM   #3
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Am I seeing things, or did you bedliner your TJ?
i believe he did. look great !
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Old 12-07-2012, 08:25 PM   #4
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I did sorta the same with mine..except i didn't factor in the windshield sprayers..needless to say the windshield doesn't get clean at all but i have one clean hi lift haha
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Old 12-07-2012, 08:39 PM   #5
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That is a great looking jeep.
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Old 12-08-2012, 01:24 AM   #6
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Great job. Your Jeep looks tough man...
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Old 12-08-2012, 02:18 AM   #7
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Hmmm.......
Does your washer fluid get to the windshield?
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Old 12-08-2012, 02:21 AM   #8
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What kind of fenders are they poison?
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Old 12-08-2012, 03:45 AM   #9
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What kind of fenders are they poison?
metalcloak from what it looks like
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Old 12-08-2012, 06:30 AM   #10
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Siiiiiiiiick rig!

Nice job on the hi jack mount. Love the overall look of your jeep. How did you mount your basket to the hard top? What basket is that?
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Old 12-08-2012, 07:12 AM   #11
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siiiiiiiiick rig!

Nice job on the hi jack mount. Love the overall look of your jeep. How did you mount your basket to the hard top? What basket is that?
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Old 12-08-2012, 09:32 AM   #12
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Thanks, yes - the entire Jeep is Superlined inside and out. MetalCloak fenders and I had the cage fab'd out of aluminum with full length billet mounts that sandwich the top. I get a lot of questions in the coating and rack, so I may do a thread for them when I have time.
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Old 12-08-2012, 01:04 PM   #13
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dude yes! your jeep is sick! what size tires are you running?
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