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few upgrades on the cj


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went to the shop and got the traction bar on, had to weld a crossmember up and drill all the ...


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Old 03-28-2010, 07:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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went to the shop and got the traction bar on, had to weld a crossmember up and drill all the holes for the plates. fixed all the cracked welds on the frame ,too much torq. relocated the rear brake line mount. took off exaust,and put wheel spacers on :yahoo:








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Talk about meaty haha. Looks good man keep it up!
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wow thats sweet. and thats a hellashious C clamp haha
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You should not have anymore axle wrap problems.


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i hope not, i went through 6 drive shafts and 2 leaf springs. then i made the trac bar.


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cut a air filter cover out of some stuff i got at the fabric store. pics of the trac bar and fabricated a cross member,relocated brake bolt, just welded a cut bolt to the axle and threw a few nuts on. and fixed the broken welds in the front plate.









now for a lil touch up paint!


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Nice Jeep, what size tires are you running?


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35/15/15 swampers for now, looking for boggers around 38s


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Do you think your axles will hold up?


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i rebuilt them with the best upgrades, should hold till i get 2.5 ton rockwells or till i sell it.


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