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Old 11-12-2013, 09:06 PM   #1
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sandy the sahara

the story starts with my 1988 Cherokee that I traded for sandy
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:08 PM   #2
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then started the cheap mods "plasti dipped the rims" got a soft top and did some shots in the snow
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:11 PM   #3
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tested the stock flex with sway bars i was very impressed. but new tires were needed and cheap visual aids were put on
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:15 PM   #4
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used tube doors from CL, an aussie locker, and the led cluster mod and that's how she sits for now
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:56 PM   #5
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Nice looking Jeep. Desert Sand is a nice color. Not that I'm biased or anything.

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Old 11-12-2013, 11:39 PM   #6
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I like it!

I really need to do my cluster, but its low on my list and Im lazy.
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Old 11-13-2013, 07:34 AM   #7
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The cluster is so easy it took me maybe 10 min and I can only do small mods anyway on my budget
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Old 11-13-2013, 10:30 AM   #8
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I didnt know it was that easy, and as it good as it looks I may give it another look.

The write up is on here somewhere isnt it?


How is the Ausie locker treating you? Im thinking about getting one(lokka though) for the front.
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Old 11-13-2013, 10:55 AM   #9
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The aussie is loud when my radio is down and i take sharp turns
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Old 11-13-2013, 10:57 AM   #10
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Yours is in the rear right? My Detroit in the rear is pretty loud too. For the longest time I thought something was wrong with the rear. lol.
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Old 11-13-2013, 01:50 PM   #11
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Nope front aussie i plan on changing the rear axle
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Old 11-13-2013, 02:16 PM   #12
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Looks great, love that color!
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Old 11-14-2013, 01:10 AM   #13
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Where did you get the LED cluster mod?
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Old 11-14-2013, 01:29 AM   #14
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What are your thoughts on how the Aussie acts and performs in 4wd?
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Old 11-14-2013, 05:09 PM   #15
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I have an Aussie in my D30 with 4.56 gears and have had it in there 2 1/2 with no problems whatsoever. It's a great locker for the price and makes a world of a difference off road. I would recommend they to anyone.
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Old 11-14-2013, 05:39 PM   #16
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the locker works great and i got my leds from superbrightleds.ccom
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Old 11-16-2013, 08:04 AM   #17
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Nice lookin jeep!
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Old 09-20-2014, 08:16 PM   #18
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Recently did some more mods. Added a new soft top with tinted windows, a spider web shade, lifted it 2.25 in , removed the plasti dip from the hood (nightmare)! , and painted my flakey swaybar
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Old 09-29-2014, 07:52 AM   #19
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Just put these on and they are so much better then the 14 year old stock shocks
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Old 09-29-2014, 04:09 PM   #20
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Love the color....Im biased with a 99 Sahara Dessert sand.....Love what your doing with it!
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Old 09-30-2014, 07:30 PM   #21
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Very nice. Always nice to see another Desert Sand Pearl Sahara owner!
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Old 09-30-2014, 07:58 PM   #22
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Like wise! Doesn't seem like there are to many out there!
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Old 09-30-2014, 09:41 PM   #23
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Old 10-01-2014, 11:06 AM   #24
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Nice color guys
Whats up brotheren!
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Old 10-01-2014, 11:58 PM   #25
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Very nice. Always nice to see another Desert Sand Pearl Sahara owner!
Lookin good guys.....
Thought I would chime in from So Cal.
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Lookin good guys.....
Thought I would chime in from So Cal.
Looks good!

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