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Old December 14th, 2015, 06:53
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Hey I found the pic of your rig. Looks awesome! This will climb some rocks.
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Old December 14th, 2015, 15:11
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with 30s and 3.73s and that v8 man thats got to be so fun to drive.
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Old December 14th, 2015, 19:31
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with 30s and 3.73s and that v8 man thats got to be so fun to drive.
It is. If your ever in Auburn shoot me a PM or if you do any wheeling up here. Cant go WOT in the rain at less then 30mph otherwise she will quick the rear end out, pretty fun, gotta stay on top of her though.

Contemplating 4.10 'cause I want to go 33" eventually. But I have SO MUCH torque I don't really see the point. Even on the trails, it completely transformed the vehicle.

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Old December 15th, 2015, 14:34
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yeah it sounds like it.
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Old December 17th, 2015, 13:13
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It is. If your ever in Auburn shoot me a PM or if you do any wheeling up here. Cant go WOT in the rain at less then 30mph otherwise she will quick the rear end out, pretty fun, gotta stay on top of her though.

Contemplating 4.10 'cause I want to go 33" eventually. But I have SO MUCH torque I don't really see the point. Even on the trails, it completely transformed the vehicle.
makes me want to put a LS motor in my rig.
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Just what you need jon!
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Just took my newly lifted and trimmed rig out to Carnegie in Tracy today for an inaugural run. Still need to do bump stops and trim the rear fenders but she did great! Awesome weather for some light wheelin' too!







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Here's mine, slowly building it.

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Old November 1st, 2018, 20:51
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My 1993 XJ Sport has been in the family since day one:
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nice !
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Nice rig it looks very capable. Welcome to our chapter, we have the most fun of all of them.
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Nice rig it looks very capable. Welcome to our chapter, we have the most fun of all of them.


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What area of norcal are you in? We have monthly get togethers in different regions.
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Old January 3rd, 2020, 06:53
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I am in Mendocino county around Ukiah. That sounds like fun, I havenít had anyone to wheel with consistently in a long time.


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