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Old 08-15-2011, 11:39 AM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

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Damn that green is so smooth to my eyes! How was the front skid install? Did you drill for the larger bolts, or just buy newer ones? I ordered mine last week. (bummed bout 4xguard goin bye bye too)
Where ya seeing green bud? Didn't have to drill any holes. The kit came with two different size self tappers and I just used the bigger of the two for the 2nd hole on the front mount. Easy peezy! Takes about 20-30minutes for install, you're gonna love it!
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Old 08-15-2011, 11:40 AM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Great Jeep! Love how clean and classy it looks.
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Old 08-15-2011, 11:44 AM
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Great Jeep! Love how clean and classy it looks.
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Old 08-15-2011, 12:08 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

Looking great man!
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Old 08-15-2011, 05:55 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

I'm adding a 1" spacer to the rear along with my OME lift.

I'm asking people the same question fir multiple opinions. So as long as I stay under 23" in the rear, I won't need extended sway links or any other mods like bending the fuel tank skid?
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Old 08-15-2011, 05:57 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

I would say you do need the extended links as well as nothing the fuel tank would be a good idea. I would also strongly suggest an adjustable trac bar, otherwise your axle will be shifted to he drivers side and you will run into issues with your driveshaft hitting the fuel tank.
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Old 08-15-2011, 06:01 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

After the 1" spacer, I'll be at 22.5" in the rear. Any of that still recommended?
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Old 08-15-2011, 06:02 PM
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Where ya seeing green bud? Didn't have to drill any holes. The kit came with two different size self tappers and I just used the bigger of the two for the 2nd hole on the front mount. Easy peezy! Takes about 20-30minutes for install, you're gonna love it!
Weird the reflection on your hood made it look green lol

Sweet can't wait to get that box in the mail woot woot!!
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Old 08-15-2011, 06:27 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

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After the 1" spacer, I'll be at 22.5" in the rear. Any of that still recommended?
Yup. All the above.
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Weird the reflection on your hood made it look green lol

Sweet can't wait to get that box in the mail woot woot!!
Lol, I could see that a bit. Dark khaki though
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Old 08-15-2011, 06:30 PM
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More like dark gorgeous. Lol
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Old 08-16-2011, 04:12 PM
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Re: "Oscar the grouch" build thread

If I cut the rear bottom mount 2.25" spacer down to 1.5", will I have to do any trimming on the inside of the spacers in order for them to sit flush over the spring isolator???
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