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Year 1997
Make Land Rover
Model Defender 90
Color BRG
Packages 1008
1997 Land Rover Defender 90
1997 Land Rover Defender 90 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 1997 Land Rover Defender 90
History Purchased in 2009 from LR Greenville in SC and driven back to AZ.

Used 95% as a trail truck currently but plan is to retire it from severe trail use and return it to full stock once the 94 Project truck is up and running. I may even clean it then... :)
Exterior
1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Exterior 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Exterior 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Exterior
Badger II FDS, Bestop Bikini and Fiberglass Tops.
ARB Bumper (Currently).
XD9000i Winch.
Hella 4000 Lights.
Hella H4 Headlights.
Fender Top Protectors.
Rear Corner Protectors.
LED Reverse/Work Light.

Interior
1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Interior 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Interior
Tuffy Overhead Console.
2 x 32" Troy Boxes (Waiting on fitting).
MudUK Dash Console.
Corbeau GTS II Leather seats.
CB and Ham Radios.
Garmin Nuvi 5000 and iQue M5 GPS'.
GPS enabled CF-29 ToughBook and Mount.
VDO Oil Press./Volt/Air Press. (OBA) Gauges.
VDO Temp Gauge.
All bulbs replaced with LEDs.
2 x Blue Sea Aux. Fuse Boxes.

Wheel and Tire
16x7 D1 Steel Wheels.
255/85-R16 BFG KM1s.

Under the Hood
Stock 4.0L.
8mm Kingsborne Plug Leads.
GM PS Pump.
Locked Fan Clutch.
HD Radiator (Non-Oil Cooler).
External Oil Cooler.
Upgraded Custom Oil Lines.
Borla Cat Back Exhaust.
Upgraded Custom Light Wiring.

Suspension
1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Suspension 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Suspension 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Suspension
Stock Springs.
Bilstien HD Dampers (Currently).
Bilstien Steering Damper (no issues).
Extended SS Brake Lines.
Front Diff Guard (Unknown).
Rockware Front Pinion Guard.
ARB Front Locker.
SG Rear Droop Kit.
RTE Rear Cones.
EE HD Rear Spring Retainers (Lower).
Terrafirma Rear Bump Stop Extensions.
QT Rear Diff Guard.
Kaiser Raer Locker.
HD Rear Half Shafts.

Other
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ARB Compressor (Locker and backup OBA).
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:45 PM
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Awesome picture of you on the cliff. Great looking truck!
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:57 PM
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Thx Scott.

Was a little nervous getting it out there to say the least....

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Old November 2nd, 2012, 10:07 PM
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All very nice.
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Old November 18th, 2012, 08:11 PM
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Thx Scott.

Was a little nervous getting it out there to say the least....

Ian
I feel nauseous just looking at the cliff picture ... Amazing!
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Old November 18th, 2012, 09:53 PM
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I feel nauseous just looking at the cliff picture ... Amazing!
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Old November 20th, 2012, 05:48 AM
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That cliff photo has to be the best 90 picture I have ever seen. Awesome photo!
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Old November 20th, 2012, 09:12 PM
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Thanks Rich, its one of my favorites. It was taken by forum member mongosd2, during a recent trip to Moab. It's an overlook on Golden Spike.


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Old November 20th, 2012, 10:46 PM
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insane pic. Perfect marketing picture.
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Old November 21st, 2012, 05:10 PM
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Never thought of that, but I guess it does. I certainly felt insane putting it out there....

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Old August 27th, 2013, 07:29 PM
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That is an amazing photograph on the canyon. Great job. Nice truck.
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Old August 27th, 2013, 07:48 PM
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He was scared shitless driving out there...
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Old August 27th, 2013, 07:56 PM
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No doubt> I would be too. I think I would probably had winched myself to another truck.
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Old August 27th, 2013, 08:41 PM
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Ian, I was looking at that cliff-hanger pic....and I was thinking that would be a bad place for the older LT77 shift pattern....
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must re-iterate how cool that pic up against the cliff is. If it was a lot of effort to get that shot it was worth it.
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Thx Scott.

Was a little nervous getting it out there to say the least....

Ian
Big Bollocks as we say in the uK! Nice truck.
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