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Old 04-28-2012, 11:42 AM   #1
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Old 04-28-2012, 11:52 AM   #2
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Not a fan of the tan interior, but that combo looks great! Nice rig!!! Enjoy

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Old 04-28-2012, 12:01 PM   #3
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Good lord the angle of the track bars! Great pics, very sexy though. Now how much did all that installed cost ya?
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:01 PM   #4
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Looks like 4WheelParts is doing the work.
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:06 PM   #5
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What kind of axle mods are required for that set up? That looks amazing. Crazy colors always look best when heavily modded. Keep us posted with pics of it dirty!
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:08 PM   #6
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What kind of axle mods are required for that set up? That looks amazing. Crazy colors always look best when heavily modded. Keep us posted with pics of it dirty!
To run 40s safely and with proper gears 5.13 or 5.38s one should really be looking at a D60. Especially since the OP's rear like the front is locked.
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:12 PM   #9
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Making me drool! The Gecko color is awesome built up like that.

Nice job!
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:16 PM   #10
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that is one gnarly ass jk you got there.

i love that PS front bumper, looks awesome
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:16 PM   #11
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:23 PM   #13
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I liked until the last picture. That tan does not look right with the light green.

Where's the wheeling pics??
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:34 PM   #14
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How did you order that seat color?

Regardless, that is one amazing jeep.

All you need now is a heat reduction hood, snorkle, some C4, M68s, shotgun, SAW, machete... couple of cases of MRE's and it's off to the zombie hunt!
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I liked until the last picture. That tan does not look right with the light green.

Where's the wheeling pics??
agreed. looks pretty bad arse but i don't like the interior khaki or whatever that is. i just pray to god that someone abuses that thing and it doesn't sit in parking lots all the time.

just sayin...
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Now how much did all that installed cost ya?
So....?
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how close are you to those rims when you get down to 8-10 psi? and 40's on the stock D44's? did you do all the upgrades you could possibley do to the D44's to support that size tire?
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Old 04-28-2012, 12:43 PM   #19
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Wowzer!

I think 4WP in Raleigh mentioned to me that they'd be doing this build--is that where it was done?
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OP? gone like tha wind
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I think 4WP in Raleigh mentioned to me that they'd be doing this build--is that where it was done?
They did an excellent job! Turned out better than expected! And as to the comments about hoping it gets used offroad, don't worry this jeep is gonna take a beating and was built fully to take the abuse. And by the way the saddle tan interior looks freakin awesome and the contrast of the black/tan accents looks awesome! Thanks to Brandon and the guys at 4 WP for building this beast!
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I was just there earlier today rolling out some pro comp 35s. I didn't see no stinking gecko on 40s!!
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I was just there earlier today rolling out some pro comp 35s. I didn't see no stinking gecko on 40s!!
Where did you think you would've seen my Gecko?
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Where did you think you would've seen my Gecko?
Common now I checked under every rock!
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I thik it looks AWESOME, I just hope the investment is worth the end results-

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Wait.... Op is that yours?

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Lizard ... Rock ??

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