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Old 05-18-2012, 09:57 PM   #31
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Ok rears continued

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Here is my helper righting the rear plate that the finders will bolt to


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Under coated the inner fender well after the plate was installed



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Rear completed, again you could run it like this without the fender ext. for the open wheel look


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And the rear ext installed

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Old 05-18-2012, 10:01 PM   #32
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And inner fender well and overview

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Here is the inner plastic modified and reinstalled. They offer a complete aluminum inner fender well kit but I did not opt for that. I am going to spray all the orange and aluminum showing with undercoat later.
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Old 05-18-2012, 10:42 PM   #33
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And now for the piece da resistance..... Why the Matchbox dozer build....


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And now on to phase four.... Assuming jeepaddons.com ever ships me my stuff I ordered
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Old 05-18-2012, 10:57 PM   #34
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Nice build!
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Old 05-19-2012, 05:35 AM   #35
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Man you really took that dozer color and ran with it. I love the way that came out so far!!!!! I bought a dozer and everytime I put something else black on it looks that much better. Nice job man
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Old 05-19-2012, 08:56 PM   #36
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Thank you folks, like I said I have really enjoyed doing this build. Phase 4 will start as soon as jeepaddons.com sends me the parts they promised me 2 weeks ago..... But thats more to follow.
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Old 05-20-2012, 06:50 AM   #37
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Looking really good, man. You have a great, well-thought out concept here. The decals are a nice touch, too.
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Coming from another Dozer owner...very nice!
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Nice job... Looks GREAT!
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Old 05-21-2012, 06:19 PM   #40
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Wow that looks really good, But working for a CAT Dealership, i see waaay too much of that color everyday That said, im envious of your ability to have such a clear fore-thought on the project.
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Old 05-21-2012, 08:23 PM   #41
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Wow that looks really good, But working for a CAT Dealership, i see waaay too much of that color everyday That said, im envious of your ability to have such a clear fore-thought on the project.
Thank you I do like the theme my self ;-) and it is available for commercial spots ;-)
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Ok finally got my mirrors for the doors and am working on a custom plate holder for the front. Still awaiting the NX top hopefully I will get it wed.
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Finally got the NX top in and installed,but haven't put the back on ( it's just to dang nice out)...... Waiting for the dirtydog4x4 webbing to arrive to finish out the back. Should be here any day now.
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Finally got the NX top in and installed,but haven't put the back on ( it's just to dang nice out)...... Waiting for the dirtydog4x4 webbing to arrive to finish out the back. Should be here any day now.
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Not sure what you do for a living but whatever it is I need to start doing that! DEEEEP pockets here folks. Looks amazing though.
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Whose doors are those?
They are body armor.
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Killer transformation bro! That looks great!!
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Killer transformation bro! That looks great!!
Thank you and thanks to everone else also for the great comments. It has a great project, espicaly with my boy helping. he realy loves "Daddy's Jeep" and only wants to ride in it werer ever we go.

My rear cage webing from dirtydog4x4.com should be here Monday or Tuesday so I can get that piece installed and i am going to start my coustom LED 3rd brake light install in spare this weekend
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Really awesome! Get some details about that third brake light mod in!
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Old 06-15-2012, 08:49 AM   #51
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Awesome build! It was cool being able to see the entire build in all in one time, really good work there, it inspires me to get out and go do something to my new JKU tonight.
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Looks Awsome....

I am considering (I probably shouldn't say don't want anyone stealing my idea) a S.T.A.R.S. RACOON CITY BIO HAZARD ZOMBIE RESPONSE TEAM on my 2dr...
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Here is some better views of the NX top also removed the fender fairs for that nice open wheel look
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Simply awesome brother!

Were those Metal Cloak fenders hard to install, or a simple bolt on?
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I agree with the rest of the troops! Very cool!
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Nice build!! Love the lift and Tire combo. I should have mine soon and was wondering if you had to change out the front drive shaft? I know a lot of people recommend it over 3". You may have mentioned this but I didn't see it.
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Damn.. what an amazing build! Very nicely done sir. Love it!
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Were those Metal Cloak fenders hard to install, or a simple bolt on?
Hey buddy, it's yes and no on the fenders I am going to do a full write up on them soon. But for you we can do it here at my place in a day
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Nice build!! Love the lift and Tire combo. I should have mine soon and was wondering if you had to change out the front drive shaft? I know a lot of people recommend it over 3". You may have mentioned this but I didn't see it.
No I have not done any drive shaft mods at this time. That being said I also have not done any serious 4x4 time in it either.
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Ok here is the third break light mod.

First the light I got from superbrightleds.com cost 6.95 plus shipping


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So I took the hub cover and machined it to fit the new led light. It is 2.5"


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When done it was a nice tight fit. I did add a little epoxy to the inside to insure that it stays place.


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Here's the pre fit


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And wired up


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