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Old 09-18-2009
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Icon7 New Play Rig

Last week I bought a 98 Grand Cherokee, V8, All- Wheel Drive(sucks) with the factory sunroof and has 111K. I have a total of $2,500 invested in it with the purchase, the lift and full tune up. I put the lift on myself, 4in Rough Country with 32's on Cragar v-stars. The Rad. is junk and pisses antifreeze every where. Heres some pics

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Looks good.
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looks like it could be fun.. fix up the rad.. get some M/T's.. cuz you won't get anywehre with those street tires.. thus making the lift useless..
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haha i just bought a 93 a few months ago! lol


ok im done jacking ur thread now... but man ur gonna have alota fun with it man :)
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nice... i wanna save up and get a trail rig to play with too
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Man I want one of those. Looking for something under 500 though
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Dont go any higher on those short arms..

I've been helping my buddy build his ZJ for a few months now.. its pretty damn mean. Clayton Long Arms, 32s, 3.5" lift, 9" rear about to be spooled. i wish i had his photobucket saved.


Have fun, just keep an eye on the link mounts on the body, they have a tendency to rip out.. dead serious.
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nice. it has great potential
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Honestly I would LOVE to build a grand.. but the lack of a frame is just a huge hurdle, it takes so much to beef them up to withstand the abuse
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Yeah the uni frame scared me at first but its just for fun. I got the better kit from Rough Country when they changed there design.

Shane what do you have done to that?
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doesn't matter if its rough country or pro comp.. the mounts are still stock and like to rip out.
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Yep, I've seen a handful off them being pulled out and leaving the axles stuck in the mud.
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Yeah the uni frame scared me at first but its just for fun. I got the better kit from Rough Country when they changed there design.

Shane what do you have done to that?
got a 3.5" lift idk what name and i have the 2" coil spacers for it but i wanna get long arms for it b4 i trow the coil spacers in. she's got 34/10.5 r 15s (i know they are wayyyyy too big for it but it's the way i bought it). the fenders have been cut out a few inches and the bumper covers are long gone lol. oh btw i got the v8 as well :D. i got it from a friend so i've been able to watch it grow throughout it's life.
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I loved Grands. IMO ditch the step bars and toss some mudders on there. Otherwise love it
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I loved Grands. IMO ditch the step bars and toss some mudders on there. Otherwise love it
Have to keep the factory step bars GF cant get up without them
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Cool man, trail rigs are always a good thing to have.
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Heres pics of the Rad.

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So I just sold my ZJ today for $3500.
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