Been reading A-LOT the last few days. My build will as most go in a few stages.
Stage 1 - will be a set of V8 axles with Vari-loks and 3.73 gears. That set up will be on 4.5" short arms. Of which I have about 90% the parts. And will be on 265/75r16s.
After this I'll be doing bumpers, sliders...
So I've had a bad year for Jeeps.
October 13th 2019 - My was was in a wreck that totaled out our JKR
October 13th 2020 - The ZJ that we bought to build (bought Nov 2019) cracked the block in 3 places and broke the uni-rail at the fire wall inside
Oh and ya this one still remains nameless.. But...
It's sad and funny. I looked for a WJ back in 2011 but bought a ZJ (Sank it) than again in 2019 I looked for a WJ and bought this one that just died. Now fast forward 12 months. Looked and found a WJ both 2 miles from home, and relatively clean along with affordable. I'll be doing a build up on...
Well, only update is a Bad update.
ZJ is dead, dead, dead.
Cracked the block in 3 places and broke the passenger side frame rail.. :((((
She's being parted out. Some parts to mu buddy, some to my Son's ZJ and some going on my next build a '04 WJ...
Well Parts are ordered and several already bought.
IRO 3.5" Prem. Lift
V8 ZJ 5.9er axles (limited slip rear
Limited Leather seats
245/75R16 MTRs on Moabs
1" wheel spacers
Build will probably start in a week once the lift shows up.. Pics coming...