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Old 04-13-2011, 12:19 PM   #1
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Looking for a shop for frame repair in NE Ohio

Hey guys my 91 YJ has a hole the size of a dime on my front frame rail on the bottom where the steering gearbox mounts to the rail that I want to get fixed before it gets any worse. I can't weld so I'm looking for advise on a shop that does good work in north eastern Ohio (around youngstown) If no one knows any are there any specific questions I should ask before taking it to any welder or weld shop? A friend at work says he can do it I just feel a bit better having it done by a shop that has performed this kind of repair before. Also what should this kind of job cost on average? Thanks everyone.

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Old 04-14-2011, 10:39 AM   #3
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You will probably have to have your friend weld it or find a small little shop. Most big shops don't want the liability.
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Old 04-14-2011, 10:26 PM   #4
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Pics ,Im over in PA Been fixing ,splicing frames /unibodys for yrs. Not a problem.
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Old 04-15-2011, 01:54 AM   #5
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So whats something like this usually run in price to get fixed?
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Old 04-15-2011, 09:55 PM   #6
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Lets see what we are looking at and go from there. we used to get that question all the time over the phone. I have to see it .how bad is it really it may look like a small hole but when you get into it ,the hole becomes section replacement. rust is a freak ,until you start poking around you dont really know.
go take a pic or meet me some where .
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Old 07-10-2011, 12:07 PM   #7
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crtaylor,

Do you still fix Jeep frames?

I have a 1990 YJ that the frame needs repaired on the driver side, at the stearing box.

lease let me know.

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