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Hey jeep people. After scouring the internet for a place to settle with my new to me 05 WK this place looks pretty comfortable. Other forums dont seems to move as fast or have the cheery/vocal group you have here, and I look forward to makin it my new home.

Back story and pictures of WK:

Friend went on 75 in gainsville when a car cut him off spun down an imbackment and slapped some trees with the passenger side. Frames fine, fender, headlight, windshield, passenger window and 1/4 window, bumper, grill, passenger doors, and hood should have the truck looking fresh again....but picked up the truck for under 3K and 2K for parts = too good to pass up. 56K on the clock...good find indeed...now the road ahead.

Quiestion: Since paint and body work will easily be another grand, I think Im gonna flat black the whole truck (satin or semi gloss maybe) and rims. Paint tails and inner headlight housing...I think it will look good.

I look forward to doing jeepy stuff and venting the innevetible problems I will have with vehicles I own.

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Old 11-16-2009, 10:10 AM
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Re: yello

jason you definitely found the right site! welcome and hope to getting to know you and your jeep! we will need pics
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Re: yello

Welcome to the Garage

A members ride thread with your project would be awesome. so we can all see the progress and such.......


one thing I hear about true matte finishes is that once its done, fixing small areas is not an easy thing. I have one bud who did his srt8 in matte black and it is killer, but maintanance is a bit tricky......just an FYI.
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Old 11-16-2009, 10:43 AM
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Welcome to the garage Jason!
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Old 11-16-2009, 10:45 AM
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Matte black I say! Welcome from NY!!!
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thanks guys. My sister and g'ma have ZJ's too just throwin it out there. We are a jeep family. I will start a thread once I get home and have access to my pics.
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PICS OR YOU DON'T EXIST!!!


Lol, j/k, welcome!
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Re: yello

Hi Jason!! Glad to have you hear with us!

What a story!? Do you have any before pix, like what it looks like now, and then you can take some when its all done, so we can see how it was transformed?
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Old 11-16-2009, 05:45 PM
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Welcome to JG! Get some pics up when you can! Are you in Florida?
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