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Old 10-12-2013, 09:35 PM   #1
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My super slow YJ build

What I did today. Before and after of the two tone grill.

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Old 10-13-2013, 07:22 AM   #2
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Areyou sure that is not a 98?

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Old 10-13-2013, 07:25 AM   #3
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YJ? Y is next to the T on the keyboard though so I'll drop it. I dig the black grill though. What did you use, spray on bed liner? I'm gonna do this once my Jeep actually runs again!
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Old 10-13-2013, 11:01 AM   #4
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I have a custom grill on an 88 yj, because round headlights make it a jeep. And I just used Plasti dip so I can leave it or go back to red when ever I want.
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That's YJ
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Old 10-13-2013, 11:05 AM   #6
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That's YJ
yes with a custom grill
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Old 10-13-2013, 11:37 AM   #7
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wrong bumper, wrong headlights. I guess beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
wouldn't have said anything but I can't let that round makes it a jeep crack pass.
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Old 10-13-2013, 12:04 PM   #8
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wrong bumper, wrong headlights. I guess beauty is in the eye of the beholder. wouldn't have said anything but I can't let that round makes it a jeep crack pass.
the bumper is there until I can get a poison spider stinger and the square lights are hummer or Cherokee like
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Old 10-13-2013, 12:59 PM   #9
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what yr is the bumper from? you should look into round turn signals under the round headlights
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That's pretty bad ass
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Old 10-13-2013, 05:23 PM   #11
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It's off of a 2010 rubicon I think. And I'd like to swap for round turn signals but I don't know where to get them
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Old 10-21-2013, 09:12 AM   #12
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Ordered an new rear bumper from Morris 4x4 center on Saturday. If it ships today it should be here by Thursday. I plan to strengthen the structure of the bumper put a weld on the inside where the d-ring tabs are strengthen the hitch and one day add a swing out tire carrier. I will also be getting grade 8 hard ware to mount with. Not sure if I want to weld to the frame or not tho.. Thoughts on bumper an mounting?
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Old 12-29-2013, 07:06 PM   #13
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Got my new tail lights mounted and working with a few casualties one brand new hole saw and 3 saws all blades I'll post pictures tomorrow. It turned out really great!! Also I forgot to post a picture of my bumper. I'll do that tomorrow too
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Old 01-01-2014, 01:09 PM   #14
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Old 01-01-2014, 02:54 PM   #15
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I have a custom grill on an 88 yj, because round headlights make it a jeep. And I just used Plasti dip so I can leave it or go back to red when ever I want.
So my 94 is a real Jeep ? Why get a Yj If you don't think its a Jeep , Not here to flame but that comment makes no sense . I like the fact you are doing custom work and being different but damn, don't take a shot at the rest of us who like our squares . cheers
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REAL Jeeps have LEAF springs
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REAL Jeeps have LEAF springs
Mine doesn't have leafs but I like the ride and flex.....

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Mine doesn't have leafs but I like the ride and flex.....
the only problem with coils is body roll. I love the flex tho
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Old 01-19-2014, 12:24 PM   #19
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Finally took off the 2010 jku plastic bumper the PO put on and put the 24" lightbar on

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Old 01-19-2014, 01:29 PM   #20
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I'm liking the custom grill my YJ is also an 88 I looked into a TJ but how the dashes are in them I can't sit comfortably in them so I went with the YJ I'm glad I did though I like the dash set up and simplicity of it
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I'm liking the custom grill my YJ is also an 88 I looked into a TJ but how the dashes are in them I can't sit comfortably in them so I went with the YJ I'm glad I did though I like the dash set up and simplicity of it
yj's are way more comfortable
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yj's are way more comfortable
yeah when I sit in the tj my knees hit the dash and side of my leg hit the console
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yj's are way more comfortable
To each his own. As long as it's a Jeep, that's all that matters. I've had an 83 CJ-7, a 95 YJ & 99 & 00 TJ's. I love the TJ's.
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To each his own. As long as it's a Jeep, that's all that matters. I've had an 83 CJ-7, a 95 YJ & 99 & 00 TJ's. I love the TJ's.
I love em all just cant sit comfortably in the TJ, but your right as long as its a Jeep then that's all that matters
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Old 02-13-2014, 08:07 AM   #25
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So I've decided on getting metal cloak fenders for the front and back eventually once I have a steady income. I plan to do an axle swap for the 8.8 then I will find a lift kit. I want a SUA lift that will fit 35s. Then I will probably order some new tires and rims I think I want 35" baja claws and pro comp simulated beadlock rims. I would also like to do selectable lockers so they aren't on all the time and regear for the 35s but I'm not sure if I will be able to afford this. I'll probably just slowly collect this stuff until I have all of it to put together hopefully done by the end of summer.
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Old 02-19-2014, 09:39 PM   #26
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Well I ordered some new headlights today pics:

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I'm planning to wire the halo in with my running lights and blinker
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wrong bumper, wrong headlights. I guess beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
wouldn't have said anything but I can't let that round makes it a jeep crack pass.
I concur, the FIRST WRANGLER had square headlights, all the other "Wranglers" with round headlights are bastards....
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I concur, the FIRST WRANGLER had square headlights, all the other "Wranglers" with round headlights are bastards....
This. No square headlights? Not a Wrangler, just a cheap imposter

Be careful with those headlights. If they don't meet DOT or SAE standards then the light pattern might be iffy. Be sure to run a pair of quality bulbs in them, no HID bull**** or chinese brand Halogens.
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Old 02-20-2014, 11:47 PM   #29
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My lights have shipped and are on their way to Michigan from California

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yeah when I sit in the tj my knees hit the dash and side of my leg hit the console
they make big boy seat attachments

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