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Old September 27th, 2012, 08:59 PM   #1
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Well i am back in the 4x4 game, this time with a jeep. I bought this off hghgrad on here, and its been very well taken care of.


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1997 Jeep Cherokee
307k miles on chassis and Trans
~135k on newer motor
4" lift?(or so)
32x11x15 tires currently
Onboard Air via the A/C compressor

Plans:

Bushwacker style flares
New Tires(33x12.5x15 Goodyear Duratrac)-DONE
Regear(front and rear 4.10)
3gal air tank for compressor.
Custom Rear bumper w/ tire carrier
Smittybuilt 8800lb winch on a 2" hitch receiver(to move between front and rear)
Pioneer 3400ub radio(have already)-DONE
New speakers front and rear-DONE

Picture from day one:


Pictures as of 9-96-12







I had the new tires(33x12.5x15 Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac) Installed on the 26th.

Today(9-27-12) I installed new speakers in it(Polk front, Kicker rear)


It will be 100% road legal tomorrow(9-28-12), and i am also buying a tire carrier off a member on here so that i can build my rear bumper.

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Old September 27th, 2012, 09:10 PM   #2
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Looks good. I have always wanted an Xj
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Old September 28th, 2012, 05:06 AM   #3
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Looks good
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Old September 28th, 2012, 05:33 AM   #4
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Old September 28th, 2012, 06:04 AM   #5
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Very clean!!!! Especially for 307k miles!!
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Old September 28th, 2012, 07:22 AM   #6
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thanks guys. yea the floors have been replaced already, and the rockers have some surface rust. It's clean over all, and i am hoping to enjoy it to its fullest.
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Old September 29th, 2012, 02:12 PM   #7
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Looks good with the new tires. Were the tires causing that little wobble?

Glad to see that it's getting some love, still miss it a bit :)
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Old September 29th, 2012, 02:36 PM   #8
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it was a part in it but it wanders a bit now i think i need to replace the tie rods and steering bits.
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Old September 29th, 2012, 03:53 PM   #9
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I remember when my XJ looked that clean. Looks good
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