collapse

Donate

Become a 2018 AZXC Supporting Member just Click the Donate button.

* Calendar

January 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 [19] 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31

No calendar events were found.

Upcoming Events

* Newest Member

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 18
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 0

There aren't any users online.

* User Info

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
goto AZXC

Go To AZXC

goto AZTC

GoTo AZFC

GoTo AZPC

Forum Chatbox

Refresh History
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Make sure to vote for ToTY here [link]
    Yesterday at 09:17:11 AM
  • Clifford3200: I'd agree with just taking it to the forum
    January 13, 2018, 12:29:22 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): If it were me, I'd just get rid of the static pages that Justin is talking about and the link go straight to the forum.
    January 13, 2018, 11:32:36 AM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): February meet ups [link]
    January 11, 2018, 08:29:34 AM
  • 14Frontier: I have no issues viewing the forum on ios 11.1. .. i like the clean 90s lit loads on crappy 2G cell service
    January 10, 2018, 12:28:06 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Happy Birthday Rob
    January 10, 2018, 11:37:07 AM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Rob would be the one to get that started if you wanted to revamp the website. Then is comes down to money.
    January 10, 2018, 11:36:51 AM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): I agree Justin but I yet to find a forum that is pleasing to the eyes lol We can get together with Rob and redo the main website that links over to the forum. We can put it to a vote.
    January 10, 2018, 11:10:03 AM
  • XterrasNameIsMolly (Justin): I would love to make us a new revamped website, I recommended it a couple years ago, there didn't seem to be much interest in me doing so, but I have the ability if there is the interest, the website we have currently is stuck in the 90s!
    January 10, 2018, 11:02:10 AM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Im not sure if its just me but the way the azxc webpage looks on my iphone changed. Its only this website but its stuck zoomed in and cant zoom out. I been trying to use it like this for a while but its a pain lol. Iphone problems
    January 10, 2018, 10:11:11 AM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): @Brent make an event on the member coordinated page.
    January 10, 2018, 10:09:24 AM
  • remo1991(Brent): Need to get out and do run lost my battle with Corp America lost job run anyone Tucson looking to run something in the Tucson area
    January 09, 2018, 07:15:40 PM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Kickoff Run updates [link]
    January 09, 2018, 10:24:57 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): oh...nice
    January 06, 2018, 11:40:57 AM
  • AZGeorge: @Thupertrooper (Victor) and now I've scrapped the hot water tank and bought Mr Heater BaseCamp BOSS XW18 Battery Operated Shower Systems F235325 from Summit Racing (about $100 cheaper than anyone else on the 'net)
    January 02, 2018, 08:31:21 PM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): @AZGeorge I want to see your setup
    December 31, 2017, 01:30:49 PM
  • AZGeorge: @Rob - I prototyped three different roof baskets.  Learned lots and scrapped them all.  Also took off the solar panel - going to mount a basket and hot water tank :)  Moving to 200 watt folding panels as I don't use them on the move anyway.
    December 30, 2017, 02:25:19 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): Happy Birthday FirstLady!
    December 29, 2017, 02:46:48 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): What's everyone doing this weekend?
    December 29, 2017, 08:53:54 AM
  • remo1991(Brent): Merry Christmas everyone
    December 25, 2017, 07:31:35 AM

Author Topic: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"  (Read 10056 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« on: April 15, 2013, 10:56:23 AM »
Username: Jack5885
Truck name: Alpha
Year: 2002
Make: Nissan
Model: Xterra
Trim: XE
Transmission: Manual
Color: QM1 Cloud White



Mods are slowly coming as I feel the need for them...

Exterior:
-Calmini Roof Rack (Thanks to NoSup4U)
-Removed Mud Flaps, Running Boards, grey lower bumper piece.
-2 HID roof lights mounted on custom mount.
-CB antenna on custom mount
Armor:
-Removed brush guard
-Homemade rock sliders [in progress]
-Shrockworks Tire Carrier [Ordered]
Suspension/Tires:
-265/75R16 Cooper Discoverer AT3
-Poor Man's Lift
-Removed rear sway bar
-Installed frame stiffeners
-Bilstein HD shocks
Interior:
-Clarion CX501
-OEM rubber mats
-White LED dome lights
-1 white, 1 red LED map light
-Headliner Fix
Engine:
-Removed air baffles
Gear:
-Oasis II Roof Top Tent
-Viair 300p
-Steel Spade
-Plastic snow shovel
-Hatchet
-ARB Tire Repair Kit
-KA-BAR

Planned:
-Fix rust spot on fender


--STOCK--


--AFTER A FEW MODS--


--CURRENT--
« Last Edit: December 14, 2013, 01:20:59 PM by Jack5885 »

Offline Rev

  • Rev & VP of AZXC
  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 411
  • Gender: Male
  • Rev Rev, Vroom Vroom
    • StreetQuest
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2013, 12:55:38 PM »
Looking good ;D

What kind of mount did you make for those HID lights?

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2013, 01:46:23 PM »
Looking good ;D

What kind of mount did you make for those HID lights?

I took some 3/4"x3/4" steel angle iron and welded some bent flat stock onto it so the bar sits down below the wind fairing.

Not my X, but its basically the same as this:


EDIT:
Here is a photo of my setup.
« Last Edit: April 19, 2013, 10:41:35 PM by Jack5885 »

Offline mjepps72

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 78
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2013, 02:41:07 PM »
Thanks for the pic, that's a nice and easy setup, I might have to try that out.
Mike
2004 Xterra XE 2WD
Mesa, AZ

Offline Rev

  • Rev & VP of AZXC
  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 411
  • Gender: Male
  • Rev Rev, Vroom Vroom
    • StreetQuest
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2013, 08:38:29 AM »
I like simple and effective. Thanks! ;D

Offline Hammer (Avi)

  • Club President
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1841
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2013, 12:29:48 PM »
Another great 1st gen, keep up the good work!
PRG Advanced lift
Xoskel Sliders and Roof Rack
Full skids

Offline Rosie

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 234
  • Gender: Female
Re: Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2013, 02:20:39 PM »
Hey, I remember you saying recently you got your timing belt changed and whatnot. Did the place you went to also change out the water pump? I'm trying to find price quotes for the job around my side of town, unfortunately looking at $800 and up...

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Re: Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #7 on: April 19, 2013, 10:48:19 PM »
Rosie,
Airpark Auto Service does all the work on my truck. They are up near the Scottsdale airport. I'd call them to get a quote.

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #8 on: April 19, 2013, 10:51:58 PM »


Here is a new crossbar I'm fabricating to hold my CB antenna and eventually a shovel and Hi-Lift. I'm using a Miller Diversion 180 TIG welder and it makes beautiful welds.

Close up of my TIG welds:


Offline Hammer (Avi)

  • Club President
  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1841
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2013, 11:11:24 AM »
Those welds do look nice, well done, nice mod. 
PRG Advanced lift
Xoskel Sliders and Roof Rack
Full skids

Offline Rev

  • Rev & VP of AZXC
  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 411
  • Gender: Male
  • Rev Rev, Vroom Vroom
    • StreetQuest
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #10 on: April 23, 2013, 09:10:19 AM »
Yeah that CB mount came out awesome, I like how it folds for low clearance. We'll be looking to you for more cool fab mods ;D

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #11 on: June 10, 2013, 10:48:10 PM »
teaser time.... ;D


Offline Rosie

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 234
  • Gender: Female
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #12 on: June 11, 2013, 02:05:14 PM »
Sliders? Front bumper? Rear bumper? What!

Offline Jack5885

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #13 on: June 23, 2013, 11:42:28 PM »
Shrock Rear Bumper coming soon.

I also just picked a used Oasis 2 RTT on my way back from California. Without the ladder, it weights only like 40 lbs which is pretty great. Hopefully I can go camping with it this weekend.

Offline AZXterra410

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 346
  • Gender: Male
Re: Jack5885's Xterra: "Alpha"
« Reply #14 on: June 24, 2013, 08:46:54 AM »
I like it. How is build quality on that kind? Iv been looking to get one but dont feel like dropping 1500 for one...

 



Copyright ©2015 Arizona Xterra Club The Nissan names, logos and slogans are registered trademarks of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd and is no way affiliated with this site. All posts are the property of the posters and are not the responsibility of the Arizona Xterra Club, it's affiliates, web hosts or associated companies.