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Unread 01-19-2012, 02:28 PM   #7426
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Damn you Californians and your perfect truck bodies! !!! Awesome
Cali, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico all preserve them like mummies.

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Unread 01-19-2012, 03:01 PM   #7427
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I wish I could convince the wife to move out there. I don't think "Our cars will last forever" is reason enough for her though. It sure works for me, however.
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Unread 01-19-2012, 03:05 PM   #7428
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I wish I could convince the wife to move out there. I don't think "Our cars will last forever" is reason enough for her though. It sure works for me, however.
Lol. I'd stay away from cali, but the rest would be nice.
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:18 PM   #7429
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It depends on what you do for a living I guess... but I wouldnt live anywhere other than California
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:25 PM   #7430
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California sure is nice, but it's not worth it IMHO. Some can afford to live there, but not after a divorce
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:49 PM   #7431
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I could never move to Cali due to the CARB crap. My ZJ could never be registered in Cali, as it was a CA emissions setup from the factory, and hasn't been modified within their approved parts lists, etc.
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:52 PM   #7432
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:53 PM   #7433
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Radiator?
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Unread 01-19-2012, 04:56 PM   #7434
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Is that winch cable long enough to hook on to your dads truck now? That sucks, though.
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:04 PM   #7435
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Installed Bug Deflector and 1farad Cap

well in the last couple of days I changed the Cap and rotor on my Jeep and today I installed a bug defelector and window rain defelectors I picked up at my local Pick and pay, total cost of the defelectors was 10.00 Not too bad considering the local autozone wanted about 80.00 for them, I did pick up 2 1 Farad Caps for 20.00 and I picked up some heavy wire and jsut ran the wire and installed 1 of the Caps under the back seat, I dont' know if I am imagining it or not but after installing the Cap. my dash lights are a little brighterand I wired up my 2mtr ham radio amp.

is there any way to brighten up the dash lghts??
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:04 PM   #7436
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Yeah when I got my Kolak exhaust it cost an extra 100 for a CA legal setup
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:05 PM   #7437
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im guessin gear box
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:06 PM   #7438
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Look at the bright side. At least it's retarded cold out
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:07 PM   #7439
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Is that winch cable long enough to hook on to your dads truck now? That sucks, though.
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Tranny line blew off the radiator. Sucks because today it was 0 degrees.. I am gonna work on it later, I was going to winch it up the hill atleast but the trees were to small to winch off I would have just ripped them out and no light poles. My dad let me girl drive the truck down and I drove the truck while she worked the brakes and steered the Jeep home.
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Unread 01-19-2012, 05:09 PM   #7440
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Look at the bright side. At least it's retarded cold out
Yeah no kidding. And I have my Jeep always packed for cases like these. I have 2 blankets, spare jacket, boots, hats and last night, I had to go clean up my storage shed because some parts fell out and I put my gloves inside and forgot to put them back in the Jeep..dammit!
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