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Yesterday 10:56 PM
Phik
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Originally Posted by COAinPaso View Post
Built and painted a trailer hitch rack, took the top and doors off, found some mirrors from an old Chevy one ton laying around the shop and bolted them right to the door hinges.

Attachment 986449
Could you post up a close up of your mirrors? I've been looking for something other than the stock and the offset replacement ones. This is pretty much exactly the look I'm going for.
Yesterday 10:46 PM
Phik
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Originally Posted by 90yjnc View Post
Since tractor supply Co was sold out, I hit Amazon and ordered my hi lift jack and handle keeper as well as a 20" 4 way lug wrench and my bearcat 880 cb. They'll all be here before tractor supply Co restocks their jacks. :excited:
Just gotta decide where I want my jack and fab up some mounts.
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Originally Posted by Finn Sizzle View Post
I put mine behind the back seat and roll bars, it fits well. You need to pull the inside mud guards in the fender to bolt it in.
I did the same.
http://i885.photobucket.com/albums/a...504_164424.jpg
Jack Mount Photos by ThePhik | Photobucket
Yesterday 09:43 PM
Lil Red JK nice.jealous[/QUOTE]

Thanks!
Yesterday 09:35 PM
johnsonken1332
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Originally Posted by Lil Red JK View Post
Yesterday, it passed inspection! Today, our permit driver gets to learn how to drive it! It's an '88.
nice.jealous
Yesterday 07:22 PM
AutobotWrangler
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Originally Posted by johnsonken1332 View Post
thats really nice. I like the color scheme
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Originally Posted by Kraut2 View Post
^^^^^^^ditto!!!
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Originally Posted by TheLastCenturian View Post
Looks nice!
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Originally Posted by nmill5321 View Post
That looks awesome
Thanks guys! I'm really happy with the outcome, getting compliments and waves daily. its been a long road but i think I'm steering it in the right direction when it comes to mods. i just need some more ideas for other cheap mods.
Yesterday 06:38 PM
pbeachcruzer grill mod and installed my harkin hoister.
Yesterday 03:27 PM
RufBoy New stabilizer shock, driving lights (pic below), and built a soundbar. Will post pics of the soundbar after my wife sews me a padded cover for it.

Yesterday 02:29 PM
TheLastCenturian
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Originally Posted by Lil Red JK View Post
In Pennsylvania, we have to have a safety and emission inspection yearly.
Joy, haha the first thing my dad wanted to do was take out the catalytic converters
Yesterday 02:14 PM
Lil Red JK In Pennsylvania, we have to have a safety and emission inspection yearly.
Yesterday 12:34 PM
TheLastCenturian
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Originally Posted by Lil Red JK View Post
Yesterday, it passed inspection! Today, our permit driver gets to learn how to drive it! It's an '88.
What kind of inspections does it have to pass? Hear in Tennessee where I live it doesn't have to go through any kind of inspection
Yesterday 12:09 PM
Lil Red JK Yesterday, it passed inspection! Today, our permit driver gets to learn how to drive it! It's an '88.
Yesterday 08:15 AM
Klug Ok it didnt happen today but over the last two weekends my brother in law and I have installed A Zone lift kit, four new shocks, new (to me) tires and wheels 33x12.5, a TC drop, new steering dampener, a receiver hitch, rock sliders, and replaced all of my rear brake lines. We have had two real marathon sessions but it has all been worth it.
Yesterday 01:13 AM
BunnyGN Spent a family day in the garage, getting the Jeep ready for its maiden voyage next weekend! Best fix of the day: shift indicator pulled from a junkyard and installed, now I can see what gear I'm in! Best new addition: stereo, now the Jeep has some tunes!
04-19-2014 09:35 PM
nmill5321
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Originally Posted by OverkillYJ View Post
Forgot my pic
Now I want flat fenders...
04-19-2014 08:55 PM
OverkillYJ
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Originally Posted by OverkillYJ View Post
About 90% sanded for new monstaliner. Od green and pyroclastic. Monstaliner is so thick to sand. I am only taking it to 60 grit.
Forgot my pic
04-19-2014 07:21 PM
nmill5321
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Originally Posted by TigWizard View Post
Thanx! Step 1 in de-chroming.
Man, when I first got my license at 16, I was all about chrome lol. My '94 Silverado had 17" chrome wheels and everything. 11 years later at 27, I'm all set with it lol. The only thing that has a ton of chrome on it now is my bike.
04-19-2014 07:08 PM
TigWizard
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Originally Posted by nmill5321 View Post
Sharp
Thanx! Step 1 in de-chroming.
04-19-2014 06:57 PM
OverkillYJ About 90% sanded for new monstaliner. Od green and pyroclastic. Monstaliner is so thick to sand. I am only taking it to 60 grit.
04-19-2014 06:55 PM
nmill5321
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Originally Posted by TigWizard View Post
Sprayed my grill and headlight bezels with black bedliner. Looks much better than the nasty pitted chrome that was there.
Sharp
04-19-2014 05:35 PM
TigWizard Sprayed my grill and headlight bezels with black bedliner. Looks much better than the nasty pitted chrome that was there.
04-19-2014 08:31 AM
markharmon Started rebuild rt rear frame. Rotted shackle and broken shock mount.

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Attachment 1004193
04-19-2014 07:20 AM
Beer Belly In the process of tearing out the bed liner stuff the PO sprayed on the inside. What a hack job! This stuff is crap. It peels right off, and I am sure it held in a ton of moisture on the drivers floor….hence the lack of a drivers floor where the drivers floor should be located!
04-19-2014 05:58 AM
johnsonken1332
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Originally Posted by Finn Sizzle View Post

Pics or it never happened. Carnage need to be shared!
yep
04-18-2014 10:06 PM
NoReturn86 Attachment 1003217

I don't know why it posted upside down but here is where I was at.
04-18-2014 10:04 PM
NoReturn86 Attachment 1003193

The front threaded part is snapped off and the rear part is bent pretty badly.
04-18-2014 10:00 PM
NoReturn86 Roger that.
04-18-2014 09:56 PM
Finn Sizzle
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Originally Posted by NoReturn86 View Post
Broke on of my ubolts playing on some rocks.
Pics or it never happened. Carnage need to be shared!
04-18-2014 09:53 PM
NoReturn86 Broke on of my ubolts playing on some rocks.
04-18-2014 06:35 PM
indirocz28
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Originally Posted by Beer Belly View Post
Correct me if I am confused…which I most likely am! Did you really take the time to put a TJ grill on a YJ? If you want a TJ, buy one. If you like leaf springs, buy one! They are only headlights, As long as they work….life is good. And, from what I see, the hood doesn't line up with the grille. Don't get me wrong, you did a really nice job, but I don't see the rewards for the work involved. But then again, I own a POS, and I am only concerned with… "turn key=start, press brake=stop" Nice job. Have a beer.

Lol apparently you missed my post earlier where I said " blasphemy, I know, but it's my jeep and screw you." Jokingly of course.

For me it was about customizing MY Jeep. I knew someone would give flack for it, and that is expected. What is also expected is for a square hood to not meet up with a round grille. But does it really bother me that much? Not at all.
It is exactly what I want for now.

Plus later when I upgrade to LED headlights I'll have a round spot to put them and it will look good.
04-18-2014 06:28 PM
plum70crazy
Two fun upgrades that have nothing to do with performance

Put my home made Mirrors on today. $16 instead of $80. Happy days.

Also used the door rack that I designed in the garage using some electrical conduit and Eye bolts.

Love this Jeep stuff.

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