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Unread 01-27-2013, 10:37 PM   #46
SpenceAK
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Drive a couple of years up here in Alaska where we have real winters. After that tell me how much you like ABS cause I and most Alaskans hate it!!!! it is all about the skills of the driver. If your having problems slowing down on ice or snow your going to FAST!

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Unread 01-27-2013, 11:01 PM   #47
comptiger5000
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If you're relying on the ABS to help you stop (and just mashing on the pedal), you're doing it wrong. I generally threshold brake and use the ABS as an indicator if I'm locking up a tire and need to back off a little. It's pretty much just a traction gauge (and I'm planning to put in a kill switch for those situations where it's unwanted).
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Unread 03-31-2013, 07:41 PM   #48
Billyjoebob007
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This is the most awsome thing i have done to me JeeP since ive had it ! Wish i would have done it before the winter started though, i pulled both abs fuses in box by battery and went for a test run and i am now in control of me brakes !!! Speedo works no problemo too ! I live 3 miles down a dirt road and there wont be no more braking and the Jeep skipping over the grader plow ripples when coming to stop sign .
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Unread 04-02-2013, 06:12 PM   #49
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If you have ever tried to stop on a long loose gravel grade off road you hate abs. I put wires and a switch where the abs pump fuse would usually go so I can turn abs off anytime and turn it back on without leaving my jeep. I drive my jeep to he trail so I like abs on dry roads but hate it off road.
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