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Old 10-09-2012, 02:24 PM
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Re: ItsAJeepThing's Build Thread

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Thank you bro. I might consider it as one of my future mods.
I am from bensonhurst. Thats nice, what park of bk are your parents and grandparents from?
I am not too much of a snow fan. It gets crazy here in nyc. All these garbage trucks plowing snow, too much salt and then we get huge potholes after every winter. I was thinking of maybe buying a lifted wrangler and just drive through all the snow "mountains" lol. + you can make a decent amount of $ in the winter, pulling out people's cars that got stuck.
My family grew up in Bay Ridge. Still have some family out there. You're def. right about snow being a pain in NYC.. it was more like grey slush that would be pushed up to the doors onto the side of cars. lol
Sorry to see that dent, that sucks.. I know it could happen anywhere, but little things like that make me glad that I moved out here.

Good luck with the fix and the lowering. looking forward to the pics.
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Old 10-15-2012, 09:07 AM
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Oh wow, thats pretty close to me. I used to work in bay ridge. I will be taking the jeep to a body shop in the next couple of days. Cant wait to get it fixed.
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Old 10-23-2012, 12:38 PM
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Re: ItsAJeepThing's Build Thread

A little update.
So the dent is not fixed yet (didnt take it to the body shop yet). I am getting the LAREDO black plastic moldings next week and I just placed an order on srt8 side rocker moldings ( I checked justforjeeps last night and found out that the price has been dropped). I payed $316 for both rocker moldings and shipping. I think thats awesome since they used to cost almost $800.

When I have all the parts in my possession, I will take the jeep to the body shop. Fixing the dent, color matching the door moldings and painting/installing srt side rocker moldings.

Great success* borat voice

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Old 10-23-2012, 01:25 PM
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Sounds like a good plan
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Old 10-23-2012, 09:44 PM
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A little update.
So the dent is not fixed yet (didnt take it to the body shop yet). I am getting the LAREDO black plastic moldings next week and I just placed an order on srt8 side rocker moldings ( I checked justforjeeps last night and found out that the price has been dropped). I payed $316 for both rocker moldings and shipping. I think thats awesome since they used to cost almost $800.

When I have all the parts in my possession, I will take the jeep to the body shop. Fixing the dent, color matching the door moldings and painting/installing srt side rocker moldings.

Great success* borat voice

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Wow dude...that's a great deal for those rockers!! Are you taking the moldins off or is the shop doing it for you? Cuz I'm thinking about getting mine done but I don't wanna f them up by trying to take them off.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:25 AM
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Wow dude...that's a great deal for those rockers!! Are you taking the moldins off or is the shop doing it for you? Cuz I'm thinking about getting mine done but I don't wanna f them up by trying to take them off.
Deff. Bro. Thats cheaper than those fiberglass rockers that are on ebay and they are oem. I will probably take them off myself, i will be going to my friend's body shop and do everything there, if anything ill just ask them to help me out a little.
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Old 11-26-2012, 09:46 PM
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Still no luck in fixing the fender and painting the side rocker panels. My friend's shop, that I was supposed to do everything, got flooded by hurricane Sandy. So I am just patiently waiting for him to rebuild the shop. Meanwhile I bought 4 OEM jeep SRT8 staggered rims. 3 of them are in my house and the 4th rim should be here in a few days. Will be using them as a winter set. Might get them powder coated in gloss black and the "srt" letters in white sometime in spring.
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That is quite a change, but it looks great!!! Good job on all the work you did with it. Pictures look awesome
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Old 12-15-2012, 01:06 PM
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Thank you bro. Parts are piling up in my house. So much things to do. Looking for a normal set of tires for the oem jeep srt8 rims.
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Re: ItsAJeepThing's Build Thread

Hey Aslan,

for the rear, anything else needed for the bumper to be on?
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Hey Aslan,

for the rear, anything else needed for the bumper to be on?
Just the absorber. Do you have the rear fogs? The bumper has to be removed in order to install them.
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