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Re: WJ MOD Build/Progress update - PICS

I can post pictures tomorrow.

I used the same tread shorter BOLT for now (not ideal since the head is a little pertruding) with a black rubber washer.

Bolted that bad boy down and hit it with a little tread tape and I have confidence that it isn't leaking.

But what I need to do is something with the area near the windshield since there is now a small void where the rail slid behind the rubber trim/windshield area.

I will explain better tomorrow

And I noticed in the above post in your sig you popped those wheels on.... SEXY!!!!!!!!
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Old 03-22-2011, 07:21 AM
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Re: WJ MOD Build/Progress update - PICS

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I can post pictures tomorrow.

I used the same tread shorter BOLT for now (not ideal since the head is a little pertruding) with a black rubber washer.

Bolted that bad boy down and hit it with a little tread tape and I have confidence that it isn't leaking.

But what I need to do is something with the area near the windshield since there is now a small void where the rail slid behind the rubber trim/windshield area.

I will explain better tomorrow

And I noticed in the above post in your sig you popped those wheels on.... SEXY!!!!!!!!
Thanks man. Looking forward to seeing what you did.

I pulled one to measure the bolt...M6. Had a hell of a time, but found some nice bolts with large diameter, low profile head that will cover the nutserts in the roof, so I ordered them. I'll probably paint them the color of the body and do what you did with either rubber washers, thread tape, or gasket-maker.

That gap you're talking about worries me too. I was thinking about butyl-rubber, unless I can find a piece of material I can cut to fit in there. Water gets in there now though, so I'm not so sure it's the end of the world.

Yes! Wheels are FINALLY on. I've been staring at them for weeks waiting for the damn weather. Very happy with them. Thanks meng....

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Re: WJ MOD Build/Progress update - PICS

I will get you those pics tonight.

Post a link for these bolts you found there buddy.
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Re: WJ MOD Build/Progress update - PICS

Thanks brotha...here's what I ordered...http://www.clipsandfasteners.com/Sea...?Search=A15807

Crazy how hard it is to find truss head M6 bolts! Anyhow, let me get them in, paint and install and I'll post up pics. If you like what you see, I'll send you some. I had to buy a pack of 50, so I'll have more than enough to send you some.

I figure since the head is low profile, if I sand, prime, and paint (have a rattle can of my paint color) they should pretty much disappear.
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Re: WJ MOD Build/Progress update - PICS

So, here's what they look like:



Personally, I was happy with it until I looked at the Jeep from the front and could see the boltheads for the front support. It's just not for me, at least not now, but if you want some, PM me.
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