View Full Version : February 2009 Rig of the Month Voting Thread

01-22-2009, 11:14 AM
Get your vote on!

01-22-2009, 12:33 PM
http://mallcrawlin.com/forum/Year:%201995%20Model:%20ZJ%20Laredo%20Drivetrain:% 20V8,%20stock%20tranny,%20231%20w/%20SYE,%20HP30,%208.8,%204.56%27s,%20mini%20spool% 20rear%20Suspension:%20Clayton%27s%20long%20arms,% 204.5%22%20RE%20coils,%20RE%20shocks%20Tires:%2035 %22%20BFG%20MT%20KM%27s%20Other%20Notable%20Mods:% 20Human%20Cooling%20System%20Favorite%20Mod:%20Cla yton%27s%21%20Least%20Favorite%20Mod:%20hacking%20 off%20the%20roof%20Favorite%20Trail:%20Wheeler%20L ake%20Best%20Carnage:%20taco%27ing%20both%20front% 20UCA%27s,%20bending%20an%208.8%20shaft,%20and%20r ipping%20a%20rear%20UCA%20mount%20off%20the%20unib ody%20on%20Double%20Whammy%20at%20GSW%2005%20Link% 20to%20MallCrawlin%20Build%20Thread:%20http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum//showthread.php?t=2841http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v125/atlzj/Harlan%20Thanksgiving/CamLD4.jpg


Year: 1994
Model: Grand Cherokee
Drivetrain: 4.0, np435, twinsticked 205. 35 spline chromoly HP60 spooled front, welded 14b rear. 1350 driveshafts, 5.38s.
Suspension: triangulated 4 links front and rear. 14" fox coilovers and 3" radflo air bumps front. 16" Rock Equipment air shocks rear.
Tires: 40" LTBs
Other Notable Mods: OBA; MM9k with warn solenoids, waterproof in-cab winch control, and 3/8" rope; plated Ford 60 knuckles; griffin radiator; corbeau seats; OEM rear view mirror mounted on cage
Favorite Mod: full hydro
Least Favorite Mod: my crossmember/skid hangs too low and will be replaced by a flat belly skid at some point.
Favorite Trail: Lower 2 at Tellico, RBD at Morris Mountain, Lower Damnation in Harlan
Best Carnage: sheared 231 mainshaft, chromo 44 stub, a couple j20 boxes, numerous torn trusses.
Link to MallCrawlin Build Thread: http://mallcrawlin.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3395

action fab
01-23-2009, 07:17 PM
I know I won Jan. ROTM but I thought I would through my DD up for grins...

Year: 1995
Model: Grand Cherokee
Drivetrain: 5.9 swap with K&N FIPK, borla headers and cat back with cat delet, 52RE with shift kit, B&M deep sump pan, high flow pump and hardend sun shell, and ATLAS II 4.3 with 32 spline outputs. 30/35 combo (about to be replaced in May. with locked and chromoed spyder 9 super 30 combo)
Suspension: mix between RE coils, Superlift RockRunner control arms and track bar, and bilstien shocks
Tires: 35" Xterrains
Other Notable Mods: ARB bumper, warn winch, IPF superallys, Tom woods F&R Drive Shafts, black rubicon rims, pioneer matched sound system, optima red top, and some other small nick nacks.
Favorite Mod: 5.9 and ATLAS
Least Favorite Mod: alum. high vol. D35 cover....
Favorite Trail: I live five miles frome superlift ORV... so I have to many to chose from.
Best Carnage: Broke a Dana 30 carrior last weekend. along with a R&P.

01-26-2009, 04:18 AM
I know I won't win but I'll give you one more to choose from.


Year: 1998
Model: ZJ Limited
Drivetrain: 5.9 v8 D30/D44a/249 TC
Suspension: IRO 4.5" lift with 8 adjustable control arms, extended brake lines, heavy duty tie rod converstion, JKS quicker disconnects, steering stabilizer.
Tires: 33x12.50x15 BFG Mall Terrains
Other Notable Mods: Custom roof rack with 4 Hella 500's, Custom Track bar, CB in center console, Custom Quick Disco mounts, Custom front bumper started (check build thread)
Favorite Mod: JKS quick discos for extra flexing, and fender chop so I can turn, and stuff the mall terrains.
Least Favorite Mod: I like all my mods.
Favorite Trail: Crown King, AZ
Best Carnage: Broke Track bar at Butcher Jones, AZ

Build Threads:
Jeepforum: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=679452
MallCrawllin: http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum//sh...ad.php?t=18224 (http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum//showthread.php?t=18224) -- Basically the same.

01-26-2009, 10:28 PM

Year: 1993
Model: ZJ Laredo
Drivetrain: I6 (4.0), AW4 tranny, 4.3 2 Speed Atlas with 1350 Ujoints front and rear, High Pinion Dana 60 front axle with ARB Air Locker, Corporate 14b rear axle with home made spool and loaded with 5.38 gears, High Angle Driveline rear driveshaft, Tom Woods front driveshaft, Alloy USA Dana 60 shafts, Poly Performance Dana 60 driveline slugs.
Suspension: Home made frame rail sleeves with five link front and triangulated four link rear. Johnny Joints all around. Rear 16" travel 2 1/2" bodied ADS Machine Coilovers, Ballistic Fabrication brackets all around, DJ Safety Limit Straps all around.
Tires: 39.5" Bias Ply Iroks with Hummer H1 Beadlocks.
Other Notable Mods: Very multipoint roll cage tied to frame rail sleeves, on-board air, dedicated front suck down winch, front and rear 10K T-Maxx Winches, frame rail bobbing with relocated fuel tank, PRP Competition High Back Suspension Seats, full front hydraulic steering using PSC Pump, Reservoir and Chief steering ram, Borla engine header, Magnaflow high flow cat and Magnaflow muffler, Ballistic Fabrication Dana 60 steering arms, Ruff Stuff Specialties diff covers.
Favorite Mod: Home made suspension.
Least Favorite Mod: Alloy USA Dana 60 shafts (company now defunct, no warranty)
Favorite Trail: Miner's Revenge
Best Carnage: bending a JKS front panhard bar and destroying side and spider gears in a front Dana 30 axle.
Link to MallCrawlin Build Thread: http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum//showthread.php?t=2899 (http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum/showthread.php?t=2899)

Stealth Crawler ZJ
01-27-2009, 04:47 PM

Year: 1993
Model: ZJ limited
Drivetrain: 5.2, stock trans,
Suspension: skyjacker 4" w/pro comp 3000's, rancho 5000 steering stabilizer, rear spring spacers.
Tires: 33" pro comp AT's on 10x15 rock crawlers
Other Notable Mods: everything but the hood is coated in bedliner and Wp 3/4 roof rack and front dif cover mit
Favorite Mod: 33" pro comp AT's
Least Favorite Mod: short arm's
Favorite Trail: state bridge!
Best Carnage: smashing the whole left side of the rear!
Link to MallCrawlin Build Thread: http://www.mallcrawlin.com/forum/showthread.php?t=18251

up and coming additions: claytons hardarm upgrade, winch and building the bumpers! will get some pics up soon.

01-27-2009, 05:32 PM
where is the poll dave?

01-27-2009, 05:33 PM
Damn, gimme a minute to add the poll already!! LOL It's there now.

01-27-2009, 05:35 PM
allright, cool deal.

01-27-2009, 07:12 PM
I have reached my goal of more then one vote! I'm happy with that.

01-27-2009, 07:22 PM
You forgot to say ZJones and his 5.9 98 ZJ

01-28-2009, 04:37 AM
man.. there's some nice rigs in here..

01-28-2009, 02:52 PM
ZJones gets my vote for being the rig closest to what shooting for! A very admirable crop this month, though!

01-30-2009, 12:22 AM
ATL ZJ, congrats on the win (we all knew you would anyway) but there's no way I'm catching up now.

01-30-2009, 12:37 AM
Ha, no one's chickens have been counted yet- there are still a couple days left! Good to see some friendly competitive spirit.

01-30-2009, 12:43 AM
IIRC Action Fab was down by 6 or so at one point last month with only a couple days left.

action fab
01-30-2009, 11:12 PM
dont think I'm getting 24 more votes this time LOL

02-06-2009, 02:14 AM
Shit, I just realized I completely forgot about this. Cam won, will get the pic on the main page and other stuff done in the morning!