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Old September 21st, 2013, 02:19 PM
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New steps!


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Old September 21st, 2013, 03:53 PM
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Removed the terrible Shelby-esque stripes off the roof. Sure it's a fuel injected V8, but it's not winning any stop light drags.



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Took the clear coat with it. Going to repaint roof soon.
Lil fella was my hinge cleaner.
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Old September 21st, 2013, 11:30 PM
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Attached my front door checks to the new bulkhead. Ran a new wire for the oil pressure gauge. Rewired most of the back end, maybe even connecting the right wires together if I'm lucky. Sorted out how I'm going to wire in my self-resetting circuit breaker, 7-pin trailer hitch live 12v lead, Painless rear fuse box, and compressor. Met another guy nearby with a 200tdi Discovery. Looked at his truck to see if I could use it to solve my wiring questions. Started adding in the rear mounts for my roll cage.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 12:19 AM
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new starter, cleaned up a lot of grounds, oil change and new oil pressure idiot light sender....got tired of the false alarms. tried a Facet one.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 01:26 AM
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I pulled the old headliner, put sound deadner in the roof ran speaker wire and ran wiring for some additional dome lights in the rear.

Tomorrow hopefully will see new seats getting mocked up and the original seats pulled to be sold off.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 08:24 AM
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Consider paint the roof white. It will avoid any color matching issues, and will halp a little with summer heat. -Jeff
I was thinking about a really dark grey to give a unique two tone look. Told wife I'd do wheels to match roof. She looked at me like I was a complete idiot, and I figured it must not be a good idea!
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 09:24 AM
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Ordered a few more parts from RovahFarm. Thanks Trevor for your incredibly quick turnaround. Should have brakes girl lines and exhaust knocked out next week.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 09:34 AM
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Got new dampers an springs fitted on all 4 corners as my originals just about fell out on tuesday, thank you Matthew @ Tayside LR for for the speedy turnaround time, she even stands taller now..
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 08:13 PM
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Checked for damage after yesterdays testing out of the new rock sliders I built earlier this month and the lift kit I installed Thursday and Friday.
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 08:26 PM
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filled up with gas and drove to the beach!
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Old September 22nd, 2013, 09:10 PM
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Got 4 of the 5 seats picked up today tomorrow starts the mock up. Hopefully it goes as smoothly as planned.
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Old September 23rd, 2013, 02:52 AM
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Washed them both.
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Old September 23rd, 2013, 06:45 PM
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Resealed and painted the door tops. Now they match the rest of the truck and no more nasty window rattles.

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Old September 23rd, 2013, 07:24 PM
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Pulled the clutch master cyl. Not as much of a pain as I thought it'd be. New one going in tomorrow
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Old September 23rd, 2013, 11:43 PM
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Didn't go as smoothly as hoped but progress was made. Anyone need a set of Row front seats lol
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Old September 24th, 2013, 12:05 AM
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Anyone need a set of Row front seats lol
What do they look like?
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Old September 24th, 2013, 12:10 AM
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Heck yeah! big american comfy seats!
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Old September 24th, 2013, 12:19 AM
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Added Manimals Limb Riser design...http://www.defendersource.com/forum/...ad.php?t=45618
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Old September 24th, 2013, 12:45 AM
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What do they look like?

Brown ROW seats that could use recovered. If you want some pics shoot me a pm with your email addy and I'll send them over.


The seats are comfy and that 20 dollar Meijer's center console looks like it was made to match them. I think I'm going to build a platform to raise it up a bit though and maybe house a 8" subwoofer.
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Old September 24th, 2013, 12:57 AM
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She looked at me like I was a complete idiot, and I figured it must not be a good idea!

Oddly I know this look all to well
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