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Bought the Wrangler today

Discussion in 'Jeeps' started by ducaticorse, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. ducaticorse

    ducaticorse PlowSite.com Addict
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    Messages: 1,426

    97 Sahara 5 speed 4x4 4.0 full hard doors/soft top 103K with a 7 foot Western poly board power angle. Don't know what model it is, but it is three years old. Clutch is recent, as was the tranny, brakes are good

    Need to cut and weld a small section of the frame, but the jeep is tight as a drum otherwise.

    Going to change out the BFG AT tires to something that handles snow better, I'll take suggestions there.

    Also, as previously stated, I'm looking to tune up the suspension to something HD so I can haul around three shovelors and a few-500lbs of salt at the same time. Sovelors won't be in the jeep when plowing, just transpo from house to house, usually less than an eighth mile or so.
  2. hobbyjeep

    hobbyjeep Member
    Messages: 54

    Sounds nice...I don't plow with mine, but do wheelin with it. Check the web they make a glove to fix frame. You just need to cut bottom of frame channel and weld glove in place. I'm assuming rust is in rear by trailing arms.
  3. Rockdaddy

    Rockdaddy Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    I've used these guys autorust.com before to repair my Jeep frame. They make prefabricated frame section. Makes the repair much easier and looks clean
  4. ducaticorse

    ducaticorse PlowSite.com Addict
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    Messages: 1,426

    Thanks very much. I was actually just talking to Jerry, one of the owners there. Looks like thats the route that I will be going...