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A trip through time.....

Hey guys!

Well, I figured Marlin's idea for a gallary thread was an awesome idea, so here goes...

I bought this Jeep in September 2007 and it was a very, very clean example. No scraches, dents etc, but it did have a couple of stone chips on the hood (which were touched up easily - thanks to Dr. Color Chip!).

Here she is after the Winter prep:






I believe one of my first mods was to buy a Laredo grille, you can see this in the engine pic - I kept this for a while but I went back to a Limited/Overland one.

SRT Reps fitted (April '09):




And as she sits now:






Here's a couple of pics from the sub-station. There were taken with my iPhone, got to site and realized the memory card wasn't in the camera - I was gutted.... Need to plan another road-trip now!


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Old 08-04-2009, 03:11 PM
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Re: A trip through time.....

very nice marty!!! as usual very mint and clean
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Nice!!! I love overseas plates for some reason... LOL
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Ohhh RHD, I love it!

Are those stock shifters and ebrake? i have never seen them before.
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very nice marty!!! as usual very mint and clean
Thanks Irfan!

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Nice!!! I love overseas plates for some reason... LOL
I did get the flags customized with the USA flag tho!

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Ohhh RHD, I love it!

Are those stock shifters and ebrake? i have never seen them before.
The shifters and e-brake aren't stock no, they are made by a German company called Startech.
I've added the original interior photo to the first post.

Thanks for the kind words guys! I might take the Jeep on a road trip on Thursday (work related, in a sub-station) so should get some better pics then!
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Very nice Marty! Thanks for the pics! Nice transformation
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Re: A trip through time.....

Very nice clean example of that body style
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Re: A trip through time.....

looking great Martyp. its amazing just how clean the WJ is
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Re: A trip through time.....

Do you use those tires year round? How are they in the snow and bad weather?

---------- Post added at 07:42 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:42 PM ----------

Ive been looking at them but still unsure.
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Great stuff Marty!
Lovely clean Jeep man, and I really dig that colour, it's a very "modern" colour if you know what I mean?
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Thanks again for all the kind words guys - much appricated, as always!

I'll try and get some better pics tomorrow though!

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Do you use those tires year round? How are they in the snow and bad weather?
I will be putting on the old wheels for Winter - wearing Wrangler F1s. I would happily use those tires in the Winter though (snows not much of a problem TBH), but I think the salt would ruin the wheels.

I am thinking of getting the power coated/painted silver next year for all year useage though.
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