Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Trail Rides & 4x4 Events
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino







Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old July 1st, 2013, 08:17 AM   #1
Matt-BDS
BDS Suspension Co.
 
Matt-BDS's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-12-07
Location: Coldwater, MI
Posts: 431
iTrader: (2)
2013 Ultimate Adventure - BDS Official Suspension Sponsor

We (BDS) once again took on a sponsorship role for the Ultimate Adventure. This year the UA is in the Southeast US. After an intense build, we sent our 2005 Jeep Liberty CRD to the event. The rig left for Alabama and a 2pm Saturday sign in deadline at midnight on Friday. It arrived in time and aside from a few trans and electrical issues, it seems to be doing well.

For anybody interested, we have build threads over on lostjeeps.com and jeepkj.com as well as on our blog and facebook page. Sorry for not posting on here earlier...I was a little preoccupied trying to get this out the door.

A couple local companies we would like to thank for helping out with this project, PAC Racing for setting us up with coils for our 14" Fox COs and AllPro Automotive in Lansing for lending a hand to our time-crunched build team by rebuilding the axles.

Sorry for all the links, but all the good stuff has already been written up...

http://www.lostjeeps.com/forum/phpBB...hp?f=3&t=74599
http://www.jeepkj.com/forum/f196/bds...ject-kj-53320/
https://www.facebook.com/BDSSuspensions
http://bds-suspension.com/blog/?cat=393
http://www.4wheeloffroad.com/2013/ultimateadventure/
https://www.facebook.com/4wheeloffroad

Carter is on the trip and updating progress on Facebook daily.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Liberty - Front.jpg
Views:	216
Size:	131.8 KB
ID:	107730   Click image for larger version

Name:	Liberty - back.jpg
Views:	215
Size:	136.6 KB
ID:	107731  
__________________
www.bds-suspension.com
NO FINE PRINT WARRANTY
"If you are the original purchaser of any BDS product and it breaks, we will give you a new part. Period."
Matt-BDS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 03:22 PM   #2
alboy79
Wheres your loyaltys lie?
 
alboy79's Avatar
 
Join Date: 02-09-06
Location: Conklin, Michigan or 49403 for shipping
Posts: 11,348
iTrader: (33)
I find that liberty to be down right sexy...

Have fun on the trip.
__________________
CheapThrills Off-Road
Ill see you when I see you, Fullsize4life
It might be lonely at the top, but its a bitch at the bottom.
alboy79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 04:16 PM   #3
caveman
Club Pen15
 
caveman's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-06
Location: Sturgis MI.
Posts: 2,372
iTrader: (13)
^x2
caveman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 06:17 PM   #4
chevotass
Senior Member
 
chevotass's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-02-06
Location: goodrich
Posts: 6,052
iTrader: (21)
Send a message via AIM to chevotass
I love it. way to play out of the box.
chevotass is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 06:21 PM   #5
JohnnyJ
Low Range Drifter
 
JohnnyJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-05
Location: Hartland, MI
Posts: 5,927
iTrader: (37)
Looks good.
__________________
Neither Skinny Nor Pretty DEAK Racing 4517 Ultra 4 Mod Class Rig
Barn sale! Check out what's left!
Surviving Project Car Hell - We have all been there
JohnnyJ is online now   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 06:34 PM   #6
Silver93XJ
Senior Member
 
Silver93XJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-29-09
Location: Beulah/ MI
Posts: 1,386
iTrader: (8)
Hate liberty's....but that's sexy as hell and as chevotass said way to take it out of the box! Nice to not see a jk!
Silver93XJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 1st, 2013, 07:16 PM   #7
RDK_YJ88
Never Lift
 
RDK_YJ88's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-16-06
Location: Fenton, MI
Posts: 2,808
iTrader: (40)
Send a message via AIM to RDK_YJ88
It's nice to see a properly built KJ. Something I have always wanted to do.
RDK_YJ88 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 2nd, 2013, 09:37 AM   #8
Matt-BDS
BDS Suspension Co.
 
Matt-BDS's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-12-07
Location: Coldwater, MI
Posts: 431
iTrader: (2)
Thanks guys. We knew going in that we had to do it right when starting with a less than ideal platform. We took it as a challenge and I feel like we met that challenge. As we got into it we decided to go the route of using JK Rubicon parts (axles, steering, transfer case) and use the paint scheme of the new JK 10th Anniversary Rubicon Model - Anvil paint color.
http://www.jeep.com/en/wrangler-rubi...on&color=anvil
__________________
www.bds-suspension.com
NO FINE PRINT WARRANTY
"If you are the original purchaser of any BDS product and it breaks, we will give you a new part. Period."
Matt-BDS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 2nd, 2013, 11:05 AM   #9
CHEVYRCKS
Ghetto Krawler
 
CHEVYRCKS's Avatar
 
Join Date: 03-01-08
Location: Lansing,Mi
Posts: 3,921
iTrader: (27)
Thats awesome!
CHEVYRCKS is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Trail Rides & 4x4 Events
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:51 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.10041 seconds with 31 queries