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#1 375ranger

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 10:43 PM

Attached File  1.jpg   19.68KB   10 downloadsI found this 98 TJ locally for 5k. It was in horrible shape, took my wife and I 2 full days just to clean-up the inside. It was used in Chester to plow snow at a hotel there, and NEVER was cleaned or maintained. 4 months later and lots of overtime, this is what I have so far. It has a 3" Rubicon Express spring/spacer lift, brand new GY Duratrac 33's, smittybilt bumpers, and Rockhard side bars. It's only a 4 banger/ 5spd. A winch eventually, and just added a cb and front bumper driving lights after the picture was taken. My wife loves going out exploring, now all I have to do is figger out how to mount the rifles inside.

#2 Thumper Dunker

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 11:13 PM

That will work .Cool. :roflmao3[1]:
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#3 dangerranger

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 05:37 AM

Your hard work has shure paid off! it looks nice from here. before I married I had always driven a jeep. altho I miss the go anywhere attitude of them I dont miss having to look for places to put everything. my first two jeeps had a verticle rack between the seats that was the best Ive found for keeping a rifle handy. it really got in the way tho if you had kids trying to pass stuff from the front to the back. now that we dont have kids at home Ive been eyeballing the jeeps again. DR

#4 OrneryOlMofo357

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 08:23 AM

Good looking Rig! It will most likely serve you well.
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#5 ShooterJohn

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 08:38 AM

Nice. :roflmao3[1]:

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#6 BPS

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 09:21 AM

Looks good, Congrats.Lee

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 10:24 AM

You have a good looking jeepCheck out the KXP gun mounts for ATV's.you cound mount the gun case in the jeep and have a safe & lockable case.http://www.kolpinpow...6.0-impact.html

#8 Mick17

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 10:36 AM

I saw the jeep before any work began on it, and now to look at it, it looks like a totally different jeep. Great job on the makeover!
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Posted 25 September 2011 - 02:30 PM

SWEET...got any pics of the interior?
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