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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:22 PM   #221
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Almost done.. kinda tricky makeing sure the pass seat still fits in place.
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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:24 PM   #222
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Fit is good i will RTV the whole thing and bolt it down.
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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:26 PM   #223
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Heavy coat of under coating then a fast Red paint job.



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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:49 PM   #224
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put the body armor on passanger side but i think i will add a few more bolts. it is a copy of driver side that has gas door in it.

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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:50 PM   #225
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The last few pic's i must of had dust on my lens
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Old December 31st, 2011, 02:53 PM   #226
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The next thing to tackle is the rear wheel wells and drive shafts.
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Old December 31st, 2011, 05:35 PM   #227
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Do you have to take the roof rack off or let the air out of the tires to park in the garage?
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Old December 31st, 2011, 07:35 PM   #228
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Sweet looking xj ! that floor pan looked like a bitch to make. i would have thrown a floor mat over it and called it a day lol
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Old January 1st, 2012, 08:42 AM   #229
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Do you have to take the roof rack off or let the air out of the tires to park in the garage?
Ha Ha no i just have to take the roof rack off. iI put it on just to get it out of the way in the garage.
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Old January 1st, 2012, 08:45 AM   #230
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Sweet looking xj ! that floor pan looked like a bitch to make. i would have thrown a floor mat over it and called it a day lol
Thanks it took a lot of finesse to bend it the way i needed it..
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Old January 1st, 2012, 05:40 PM   #231
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Well i put the front carpet back in fits great over the new floor.. Front seats, center console , and back seat back in. still need my Dana 300 cables from North West Fab, and rear wheel tubs.
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Old January 1st, 2012, 05:42 PM   #232
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I will pull the 14 Bolt back out and give it a mild shave and weld on the new truss i got from C&M proformance Machine.
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Old January 7th, 2012, 05:07 PM   #233
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well not much of an update but i cut front driveshaft 2 inches. turned down the one end a slid it back into the tube and re welded it. run this till i get tired of putting U joints in it or i get the larger yokes for the dana 300 and dana 60. still have to make rear shaft it will be out of a chevy 2500. You can see the 2 inches i cut out and the turned down part in this pic

all welded back togeather
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Old January 8th, 2012, 01:34 PM   #234
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14 Bolt truss is bolted on. It fits great ready to be welded to the tubes.


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Old January 8th, 2012, 08:47 PM   #235
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Looks like a 2 bolt to me

Now on a serious note - looks great!
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Old January 27th, 2012, 03:42 PM   #236
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Looks like a 2 bolt to me

Now on a serious note - looks great!
Thanks.... hope to get some work done this weekend.. been slacking
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Old February 29th, 2012, 10:00 AM   #237
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Awesome lookin xj!! what size tires are you running? Also do you have any front or back pics to show how far the tires stick out? Also I will be sticking around to see how this turns out! Looks like you do some great fab work
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Old February 29th, 2012, 04:09 PM   #238
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Thanks.. running 37x12.5x16.5 tires. and i will see what i have for pics.
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Old February 29th, 2012, 06:58 PM   #239
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Who that truss from
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Old February 29th, 2012, 07:02 PM   #240
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C&M proformance machine.
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