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The XJ rebuild

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by toymota, Sep 26, 2012.

  1. Sep 26, 2012 at 5:41 PM
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    toymota

    toymota [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Joe
    NH
    Vehicle:
    2000 4runner 4x4
    Picked this up at the begining of the summer and decided to start a build thread
    Some Specs:
    1994 Cherokee 2dr
    4.0 HO
    6.5 rustys short arm lift
    33 truxus mts
    and pretty beat on

    Some of the plans for it
    Chop top
    Long arm kit
    lockers front rear
    maybe ford 8.8 swap
    re-gear 4.10s
    roll cage
    fuel cell
    and repair the broken

    Some pics

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    a bunch of fun stuff in the back

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  2. Sep 26, 2012 at 5:44 PM
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    toymota

    toymota [OP] Well-Known Member

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    One of the first things i did was pull out all the carpet and the back seat also removed the rotten ass rear hitch

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  3. Sep 26, 2012 at 5:46 PM
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    toymota

    toymota [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Not to long after that the top was chopped

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  4. Sep 26, 2012 at 5:47 PM
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    hard2kill

    hard2kill Well-Known Member

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    Rhinebeck NY
    Vehicle:
    06 4door trd sport white 6spd
    ...315's,2in bora wheel spacers,safari snorkel,wheel spacers,bruteforcefab rear bumper and sliders,afe filter,hi-lift jack,5100 with OME 886 & 1/2in spacer,allpro expo's,icon 10in rear shox,flip kit,ss brake lines,cobra cb,fog light mod,yellow fogs,weathertech mats,fullsize spare tire and extra sport rim,tinted windows,aeroturbine 2525 muffler dumped over axle...rear diff breather mod...removed factory spare...removed 2nd air filter...THULE roof rack and fairing....bud builts front to back,allpoo front bumper,BAMF lca skids,overland Offroad roof and bed racks,
    lol...have fun with that man...ive built an xj...my advise build it right the first time or you will break every time you leave the driveway...there very capable and actually one of my favorite jeeps but very fragile with stock drivetrain under there
     
  5. Sep 26, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    toymota

    toymota [OP] Well-Known Member

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    yeah thanks man ive already discovered how weak unibodys are and welding to them is awful. Ideally i wish i could do full axle swap with dana 60s
     
  6. Sep 30, 2012 at 2:09 PM
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    hard2kill

    hard2kill Well-Known Member

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    ...315's,2in bora wheel spacers,safari snorkel,wheel spacers,bruteforcefab rear bumper and sliders,afe filter,hi-lift jack,5100 with OME 886 & 1/2in spacer,allpro expo's,icon 10in rear shox,flip kit,ss brake lines,cobra cb,fog light mod,yellow fogs,weathertech mats,fullsize spare tire and extra sport rim,tinted windows,aeroturbine 2525 muffler dumped over axle...rear diff breather mod...removed factory spare...removed 2nd air filter...THULE roof rack and fairing....bud builts front to back,allpoo front bumper,BAMF lca skids,overland Offroad roof and bed racks,
    1tons are nice to have ;)
     
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