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Old August 10th, 2006, 09:16 PM   #1
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Cheap Jeep

Last post has most recent stuff.

Heres some pics of my Jeep. Enjoy.






Lift cost- $30
Trackbar-$214
Shocks-$180
Rims/Tires-$0
Front bumper-$76
Winch-$160
Exhaust-$120
Roof rack-$7.93
Lights-$50
Other stuff-$200ish

I'd say I'm doin' alright! :tonka:

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Old August 10th, 2006, 09:25 PM   #2
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Just like ugly women , they all look good in the dark :tonka:
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Old August 10th, 2006, 09:59 PM   #3
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:08 PM   #4
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rock on i cant wait to wheel up in BR. i like the stinger what bender did you use?
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:18 PM   #5
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Just curious... is that stinger functional AT ALL? Looks to me if you endo your rig, that thing is folding straight back into your hood.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:30 PM   #6
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rock on i cant wait to wheel up in BR. i like the stinger what bender did you use?
bench vise ?
looks good !
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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:05 AM   #7
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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:20 AM   #8
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haha he used a fuckin torch to bend that up i beleive. haha dude dont bash the rig. it looks alright. its a cheap jeep. its a budget wheeler/daily driver.


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Old August 11th, 2006, 12:24 PM   #9
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Just curious... is that stinger functional AT ALL? Looks to me if you endo your rig, that thing is folding straight back into your hood.
Yeah, I have not finished it yet. I am going to add back braces sometime this week, just have to get around to it.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 12:25 PM   #10
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haha he used a fuckin torch to bend that up i beleive. haha dude dont bash the rig. it looks alright. its a cheap jeep. its a budget wheeler/daily driver.


looks good jon
Hell yeah! I just heated that up and beat it on another piece of round stock.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:21 PM   #11
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haha he used a fuckin torch to bend that up i beleive. haha dude dont bash the rig. it looks alright. its a cheap jeep. its a budget wheeler/daily driver.

Guess the safety budget is pretty low then? Stingers aren't for looks. I saw that he said he's going to brace it, though.


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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:40 PM   #12
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Guess the safety budget is pretty low then? Stingers aren't for looks.
I disagree... I bet 98% of rigs with stingers will never use them.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:56 PM   #13
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Old August 11th, 2006, 02:28 PM   #14
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I disagree... I bet 98% of rigs with stingers will never use them.
I won't argue you there :tonka: but if and when, plus it looks cool, I made it, and cost me zero dollars.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 02:33 PM   #15
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Didn't mean it in a negative way. I like your rig, I'm all about the cheap way. They are meant to work and be beat, not to be pretty.

Well, you saw my Toyota in canada, so you know my philosophy..
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Old August 11th, 2006, 02:40 PM   #16
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Didn't mean it in a negative way. I like your rig, I'm all about the cheap way. They are meant to work and be beat, not to be pretty.

Well, you saw my Toyota in canada, so you know my philosophy..
No offense taken. I like to make my own stuff, A) because I can, and B) because I am poor and would have to save forever if I were to buy it at a shop. With a little more attention to detail, all the stuff I made would look good, just grinding welds and such.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 02:42 PM   #17
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Does that green paint make it hard to see what's out in the road when its lit up at night?
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Old August 11th, 2006, 02:46 PM   #18
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Old August 11th, 2006, 03:10 PM   #19
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XJtoivo when are you going back to ferris? i headin back around the 23rd
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Old August 11th, 2006, 03:57 PM   #20
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XJtoivo when are you going back to ferris? i headin back around the 23rd
The very same day! Can't wait to have this summer over.
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