14/02/09 - Andy's Rocklobster Conversion - Part 2

You will have seen that Andy is also going down the Rocklobster route (See here for part one). He is a bit further advanced in the process than me, I am still awaiting the mounting kit.

Andy has been doing his RockLobster on a budget and has therefore built his own mounting kit....

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01/02/09 - Andy's CB Mount

Andy has sent in some pictures of his CB mount.....

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24/01/08 - Andy's Rocklobster Conversion

There must be a craze at the moment - a number of people are building and installing RockLobster Transfer boxes to Jimnys at the moment.

Between us there are a variety of solutions, I am going down the Offroad Armory route whilst others are going through the Rob Storr,  DGTuning or Home Made routes.

Andy Whalley is working through the Home Made route.

As a reminder, this is Andy's Jimny.....

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16/12/08 - Robert's Jimny - UPDATED

A rather nice Jimny from Robert Elliott who uses it for RTV trials.

The specification is:

2004 Jimny Mode
4.5" D+G Tuning lift kit
Lockrite rear locker
Rock lobster SJ transfer box (93% lower than standard Jimny low box)
Transferbox raised 1.5"
Heavy duty transferbox mounts
4 paddle performance clutch
Home made EXO cage, rock sliders, front and rear bumpers
KAP GRP front wings and bonnet
Yaesu 2 meter/70 cms amateur radio
Kenwood CB radio
Cobra Monaco black vinyl bucket seats
interior completely stripped out  (head cloth  the lot!)
rear spare wheel mount bolted to rear boot floor to help weight balance
235/85X16 Insa Turbo Special Tracks
Grand Vitara wheels with modified hubs by 30mm to increase width
Air intake moved to rear of engine bay to help when wading
Vacuum hubs still fitted but controlled by switch on dash so you can go from 4WD low to 2WD low and improve steering for \rtv trails at the push of a button and then back again without stopping.

 

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11/12/08 - Liam's Jimny

Liam has sent in some pictures of his modified Jimny. The specification is:

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