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Old 08-16-2013, 03:03 PM   #1
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95 YJ build

I wanted a summer project and have always wanted a Jeep Wrangler so this last June, I picked up this fairly straight 95 YJ

It's all stock...
2.5L 4 Cyl
5-Speed
Wheels stock with 215 75 R's
Chrome grill



.... it begins....
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Old 08-16-2013, 03:12 PM   #2
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Threw out the stock tires... even though they had over 90% tread left, I couldn't look at it....

Added the BFG's 31 x 10.50's

And started cleaning it up a bit.... stripped the trim and repainted it... added some seat covers... and old fashioned elbow grease, some wax and a soft cloth...
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Old 08-16-2013, 03:23 PM   #3
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Just added a Rough Country 2.5'' spring lift, new shocks, and some other stuff...
Transfer case drop...
Stereo...
Removed the old CB...

Next I will fabricate and install new custom bumpers w/ winch mounts, rock guards, and custom skid plates...

Lots of stuff to do over the winter!
But this is what I have today to play with!
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Old 08-16-2013, 04:28 PM   #4
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It looks very nice. And its great that its a clean slate to start with. Keep us updated
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Old 08-16-2013, 09:03 PM   #5
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looks great, be looking forward to it as you make changes
the project never seems to end, once you get started
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Old 08-16-2013, 11:02 PM   #6
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Looks really nice, Its good to have a clean canvas to do your art work on.
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Old 05-17-2014, 10:05 AM   #7
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Started fabricating the front bumper... have to get the winch before I can finish it....
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Old 05-17-2014, 12:39 PM   #8
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I really like that bumper
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Old 05-18-2014, 10:53 AM   #9
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That bumper looks fantastic! I'm very jealous... Haha!
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Old 05-18-2014, 12:52 PM   #10
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Would you be willing to share the plans? That bumper build rocks!
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Old 06-10-2014, 03:31 PM   #11
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I'd be happy to... if I actually had plans. I have a fab shop at my disposal and an imagination... both of which get me into plenty of trouble at times. I was just going to buy a front bumper but I didn't like the way many of them looked... then I thought "hey I can build a better one anyway"... I really only have about 6 hours in it total... I am mounting a winch and some LED's then having the bumper powder painted...
I'll post more pics when it gets all done... maybe I can take some dimensions off of it and send them to you....
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Old 06-24-2014, 02:13 PM   #12
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looking good! Are your wheels 15x7? I am debating on getting new tires for my factory tires or invest a little more by getting new rims so I can get a wider tire. Also, do you have a slight lift or no lift at all? Just trying to get some more ideas for my rig.
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Old 06-24-2014, 07:23 PM   #13
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Nice looking Jeep and great bumper, too!
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Old 06-25-2014, 12:49 AM   #14
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Nice fab job on the bumper. Look forward to seeing it finished.

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