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Skol-Vikes 03-05-2012 05:10 PM

Bought our first jeep this weekend
 
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Finally sold my old truck and was able to go and buy our jeep this weekend. It's our first one! :dance:

1998, 4.0L 5sp, W/ 102K miles, Black Diamond lift 2 or 3 inch not sure. It has Wild Country 31's on aftermarket rims, ARB front bumper and a 8K# Warn winch. Both factory hard and soft tops. There is next to no body rust and some lite surface rust on parts of the frame. Dealer said they replaced the front track bar but nothing else other then change out the fluids.

Dextreme 03-05-2012 05:25 PM

You picked a good one! Nice! :thumb:

grizzly06 03-05-2012 06:58 PM

Congrats on they new toy....now go have some fun

JDsDream 03-05-2012 07:44 PM

Wow, that baby is clean. Nice find. :thumb:

Badass_TJ 03-05-2012 07:49 PM

nice jeep...:thumb:..... may wanna relocate your front license plate, not gonna last long there....:D

Skol-Vikes 03-06-2012 09:15 AM

thanks guys, Is there a way to find out exactly what lift it has? One of the shocks still has a black diamond sticker on it. I don't see any spacers one the springs.

bobbav 03-06-2012 09:23 AM

Congrats!!!!!!!!! :dance:

hambubba 03-06-2012 09:27 AM

You got a decent price? Man, that looks nice!

Skol-Vikes 03-06-2012 09:30 AM

We paid $8,500 for it. Pretty much in line with the other jeeps in same age and mileage in MN.

SpoiledRotten 03-06-2012 11:32 AM

Looks like a good find. Congrats! Welcome to the family! You're in an exclusive class now.

RubiCobra 03-06-2012 01:59 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Badass_TJ (Post 2106883)
nice jeep...:thumb:..... may wanna relocate your front license plate, not gonna last long there....:D


This.

Get one of these: Rugged Ridge Roller Fairlead License Plate Mount - JCWhitney

DeeJayy 03-06-2012 02:14 PM

Congrats on the new Jeep, looks nice!

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Originally Posted by Skol-Vikes
thanks guys, Is there a way to find out exactly what lift it has? One of the shocks still has a black diamond sticker on it. I don't see any spacers one the springs.

I'm also wondering that lol

RubiCobra 03-06-2012 03:25 PM

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Originally Posted by Skol-Vikes (Post 2109217)
thanks guys, Is there a way to find out exactly what lift it has? One of the shocks still has a black diamond sticker on it. I don't see any spacers one the springs.


Take a pic or two of the aftermarket lift components that are installed.

wedu22 03-06-2012 03:28 PM

Wow, really nice Jeep. Congrats!

BeerMan 03-06-2012 03:34 PM

It is a PITA but some springs are marked/stamped somewhere (my Rusty's are). You pretty much have to get under there and look all around to find it.

On another note SWEET JEEP:thumb: Now don't forget to wave:wavey:


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