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Old September 9th, 2017, 17:03
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My new to me MJ. Currently sitting on 35s with an 8.25 and 30. Has it's fair share of rust and needs some attention. Plans are my 44/9 And 37s. I'll post more pics as the build progresses.

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Old September 12th, 2017, 17:25
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Old September 18th, 2017, 19:53
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Installed hood pins tonight. No more broken hood release cable.

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Old September 24th, 2017, 10:23
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Put it on the scales. 3500 lbs as it sits now.

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Old September 25th, 2017, 08:34
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dang thats light
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Old September 25th, 2017, 09:25
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I wish our jeep was that light. Ours is a pig. Last time it was on the scale it was at 4600lb and that was before this last round of modifications. Im thinking it will be up around 5,000 lbs now.

Did it seem to do ok down at Redbird? Anything that needs changed right away?
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Old September 25th, 2017, 10:38
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Yes I didn't see you in any pictures. How did it do?
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Old September 25th, 2017, 12:06
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I wish our jeep was that light. Ours is a pig. Last time it was on the scale it was at 4600lb and that was before this last round of modifications. Im thinking it will be up around 5,000 lbs now.

Did it seem to do ok down at Redbird? Anything that needs changed right away?
I need to change the water pump. Only ran half a trail...
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But it looked cool doing it.

I still think the Ford should've flexed on a rock in the group picture

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Old September 28th, 2017, 19:40
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Ordered tires today. 37x12-15 TSL/SX2s
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Put it on the scales. 3500 lbs as it sits now.

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Tires got here today.

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Running same tires on a buddys 5.3 powered TJ with a J54 kit, RVCs and Grizzly. He had 37 Treps but the 37s where back ordered too long and these where 2/3rds the price.
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Wonder if they will perform like the old original sx's.
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