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Forum: Wrangler-JK 11-04-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,876
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2014 Wrangler JK-8 Conversion

Sorry guys...forgot that I posted photos here.

Here she is all done

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c48/rimguy/JK-8%20Wrangler%20Conversion%20Project/DSC_0344_zpsc7129cdf.jpg...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 08-26-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,876
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2014 Wrangler JK-8 Conversion

Who makes that?

We generally sand the sound bars smooth and paint them to match the color of the truck.
Forum: Wrangler-JK 08-25-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,876
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2014 Wrangler JK-8 Conversion

I agree with you 100%. Without a doubt this truck is only going to appeal to someone that has a good amount of disposable income. Fortunately we're located in one of the richest parts of NJ so...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 08-21-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,876
Posted By 402 Motoring
2014 Wrangler JK-8 Conversion

We are building a JK-8 conversion Wrangler for one of our Jeep dealers here in Jersey. They have wanted to build one for some time now but the kit is not that easy to get and then they decided to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 05-28-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,314
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: SRT8 seats on ebay NOW (April 29th)

Haha...I bought those for my SRTseat conversion. Funny to see someone link to it from here. You almost never see just the rear seat come up for sale, mostly people don't want to separate them as a...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 05-15-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,025
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: Custom 2013 Wrangler

This isn't the first Wrangler we have built for the dealer, and they're the ones who decide what they want done. I'm just here to fulfill their wishes. As long as there are customers that want this...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 05-09-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,025
Posted By 402 Motoring
Custom 2013 Wrangler

Just finished this Wrangler for a local Jeep dealer. We color matched just about everything that was raw black plastic. Also did a bunch of color matching the interior trim and also added a Roadwire...
Forum: Visual Modifications 03-20-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,096
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC Coilovers installed on SRT8

Truck looks awesome! What do you have the fronts set at? Are your UCA's hitting over bumps?
Forum: Visual Modifications 03-15-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

I loved the look of my truck on the coil overs but honestly the ride is just way too harsh. I ended up switching the rear springs out for a new set of Eibachs, and the ride is better, although I'm...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-25-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

Thanks...I've had alot of positive comments about it on our facebook page and even over on the red forum. Pretty surprised by it to be honest..most Jeep guys don't like anything but performance...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-25-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

Challenger 392 Hemi emblems..
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-23-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

The hood vents were previously painted by the owner a bright red, and certainly would not have fit in with the new design of the hood paint. I ended up painting them the same color I use around the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-23-2013, 12:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

Just finished the truck up...here are a few more photos I took...

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c48/rimguy/Jeep%20Grand%20Cherokee%20Build/2012%20Jeep%20SRT/DSC_0975_zps28330bc1.jpg...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-18-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

Insurance paid for all the work on the truck...close to 13K worth of damage. His old hood wasn't all that bad but he wanted a new hood and since its aluminum the insurance company agreed to replace...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-18-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

Thanks...the 2012 hood is starting to grow on me. I still have the old hood so maybe I'll mold it and try to make it work on my 05. I should have the finished shots of this truck early next week. I...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-18-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By 402 Motoring
2012 SRT Sandy Storm Damage

I thought a share a photo of a 2012 SRT that we are working on. This truck was extensively damage during Super Storm Sandy and basically is being completely repainted. The owner originally had some a...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes 12-18-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: Eibach Height Measurement

SRT Eibachs...22's if possible but on stock wheels would be fine. Trying to see what the overall height of that set up is in relation to my BC coil over setup. The ride on the BC coil over sucks and...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes 12-18-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: Eibach Height Measurement

No one has a measurement for me?
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes 12-14-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By 402 Motoring
Eibach Height Measurement

For the guys with Eibachs on their truck...can someone please give me a ground to fender & quarter measurement?

Thanks in advance
Forum: Black Ops Auto Works 12-07-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,235
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: Black Ops CFR Edition Coming soon!!!

I like the hood Chad...I didn't think you were going to offer that separate from the CFR Edition package though.... killer look. Also love the interior stuff your doing. Your putting a crazy amount...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-30-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

I hear you.....my wife says living with me is optional...living with the ride of the Jeep definitely isn't.

I have to fix it.....and soon.
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-28-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

Can anyone give me a height measurement on an Eibach lowered rear SRT spring? I'm thinking about going back to this type of spring but receasing it up into the rail / floor in order to maintain my...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-27-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

Yeah I'm currently running 265/35's in the front, and 295/30's in the rear. The tires I used on these rims were take offs from a customer job. They were in great condition so I threw them on for the...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-26-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

I have 22's on the truck now. I never adjusted the fronts...couldn't get the little adjuster tool in there... The ride in the rear is horrible...even set at soft, it was even more bouncy when it was...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-26-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,499
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: BC CoilOvers Installed

How are you guys running at 31" without the UCA's hitting the towers when you hit a bump? Right now I'm at 31" with Jeepinbyal UCA's and the arms hit every time I hit a swail in the road or a bump....
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-24-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,570
Posted By 402 Motoring
re: Storm trooper vinyl wrap

Holy crap...$500....as a shop that wraps....I couldn't buy a roll of 3M matte white for that cheap no less install it too. Geez.
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-23-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Yeah thats what I'm going to do....its either that or find a women that likes my slammed Jeep :)
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-21-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Haha...I already have a local guy first in line...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-21-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Well I have to say, while they are well constructed, and I'm sure they will help with the alignment....they do nothing, at least for me, as far as helping the problem of hitting the inner structure....
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-19-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Just got my new JeepinbyAl UCA's...so installing these is next on my list. My wife hates the ride of the truck with the BCR coli overs on so when I get these on I'm going to have to figure out how to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT8 - WK 11-13-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: Sandblasting SRT8 wheels?

The shop you choose to do the powder coating will strip them before they pc them. Generally they use a method alot finer then using sand, ususally walnuts or plastic. I wouldn't sand blast if I were...
Forum: Visual Modifications 11-02-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

I just want to let everyone that is following my build that we did survive the storm even though just blocks from us is complete devastation. If you have seen news footage since the storm hit then...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-28-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

I'm keeping my fingers crossed but my shop is located 5 blocks from the beach on the Jersey Shore and we're about be be hit directly with Hurricane Sandy. They are currently forecasting 75 mph +...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-27-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

I'll be painting my Jeep a white pearl, with a gloss black roof and accents. The white pearl will look like the Escalade pearl that is used. On the interior I'll be installing SRT seats with custom...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-25-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Jaybee....the only way your going to slam the truck more then you already are is to cut the upper rear spring perch and move it up at least a couple of inches. Then your going to have to do at least...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-25-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Here is a photo of the custom rear gate spoiler I'm building for the truck. I still have to tweak it here and there but I had to put the truck back on the road since I had to loan out my other two...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-25-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Here is a few photos of the brake rebuild on the truck. I thought about doing a Brembo conversion but I would have been able to use the Vipers, and honestly I have alot more money to spend elsewhere....
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-25-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Yeah thats a possiblilty too. I have a customer with a Charger SRT that we're putting on a Magna charger so I'll be keeping his old 6.1 intake and putting it on my truck. At that point I'll have to...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-25-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
Re: 05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Jaybee3....I think the BC's might be a mid point thing for me. My ultimate goal would be to bag the truck. When I installed the BC's I ran them at 30" which looked cool but the UCA would hit the...
Forum: Visual Modifications 10-24-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,671
Posted By 402 Motoring
05 Grand Cherokee SRT Clone Build

Hi guys...now that the summer is ended and the shop has slowed down a bit I finally can commit to building my own truck. I've owned this truck for over a year now and up til now I haven't done a...
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