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05 WK Limited Build Thread

Not sure if I'm in the right place or doing this correctly, but here it goes.

I recently (about 2 weeks ago) purchased a 05 Wk limited really nice looking and decided to make a built thread for this one since I did not make one for the wifes Xk or my prevous WK.

So here we go:
1st I purchased a set of unused 2014 Rubicon wheel/tire takeoffs (new style) brand new, then I ordered a 3.5 lift with Rusty's spacers. I started to do the install on the lift on Saturday but when it came to remove the bolt from the strut fork at the bottom the darn thing was turning with the bushing still stuck to it, so I had to cut the fork (since I wasn't going to use it) then after a little struggling with the bushing and bolt it finally came out. Since no local parts store had it it took 2 days before I got it and try to install it. long story short I finally installed the front and rear spacers and mounted the wheels/tires late (11:30pm ) last night not sure if the neighbors liked that idea, but o well the jeep now looks awesome.

I will take pictures and upload if possible.
Will keep updating as I go.
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Old 05-01-2014, 11:31 AM
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Re: 05 WK Limited Build Thread

Here are a couple of pics of the before.
I had just washed it
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Look good.my wk just like urs and I just black out them with plastidip. Is a good stuff. .

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Re: 05 WK Limited Build Thread

Thanks, the lift and tires have been mounted, will take pics tomorrow and post them
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Re: 05 WK Limited Build Thread

Here is a quick picture I took Saturday after a day of driving around .

I did take some pictures of the install and the messed up bushing that was the reason it took me a little longer to complete.

I'll add several shots of the new look, later this week. I loved the way it looks and my wife is just as excited to take it out to the beach to cruise around in the sand
Let me konw what you guys think so far.

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Looking awesome. .like the stance! !
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