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Unread 02-11-2012, 10:46 PM   #301
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When your girlfriend wants to back hand u because you take so long at auto parts store because you have money to spend but u don't know what to buy this time .

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Unread 02-11-2012, 10:47 PM   #302
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you know you drive a ZJ when...
you've been though them all...
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Unread 02-11-2012, 11:26 PM   #303
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When the junkyard turns into a sad place cause all these ZJs with the potential to be an awesome offroader gone.
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Unread 02-12-2012, 12:08 AM   #304
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When u smack the dash to get the speedometer working...
So I'm not the only one who does this!

When you know how to fix your speedometer needle when it jumps past 100... I can do it in less than a minute and a half now..
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Unread 02-12-2012, 01:07 AM   #305
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When a guy with a WK looks at your 14 yr old ZJ with jealousy
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Unread 02-12-2012, 01:49 AM   #306
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... when your "to do list" gets 5 things added to it for every one thing you cross off....

ex: I changed the oil but will soon be replacing the oil pan, some of the grease fittings, a few bushings, tie-rod ends, and a cross-member.

ex: I replaced the radiator but will soon be replacing the grille opening reinforcement (header panel), grille, fog lights, adding some tow hooks, and adding a front skid plate.


It's like every time you look at it you see a few things that "need" to be done and a few things you want to do.
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Unread 02-12-2012, 01:59 AM   #307
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Did exactly what you did ^^ in example two not even 3 days ago, changed my radiator and realized my whole front end was rigged together from the P.O. with drywall screws
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Unread 02-12-2012, 08:01 AM   #308
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When you really enjoy the ride of your ZJ over a Prius!! We have a 2010 Prius in the family and love the 40-50 MPGs, but the ride is horrible, noisy, cramped. I can live with 15-20 MPG in my ZJ.
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Unread 02-12-2012, 09:20 AM   #309
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When you put 50 in your gas tank and it doesn't fill it.
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Unread 02-12-2012, 09:45 AM   #310
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When you put 50 in your gas tank and it doesn't fill it.
I put 60 in yesterday and it didn't fill it up
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Unread 02-12-2012, 10:36 AM   #311
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I put 60 in yesterday and it didn't fill it up
Don't feel bad my dmax has a 50 gal tank, at $4 a gal, you do the math.
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Unread 02-12-2012, 10:47 AM   #312
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When you're planning out your spring 2012 to work on your ZJ and buying parts now with snow still on the ground. I've been making a list of friends I can ask if they wouldn't mind me using their driveway a couple weekends a month, I'll bring the beer .

The list i got for spring is almost a page long..and from the looks and sounds it appears i will be adding a new rear axle to that list. Including a brake overhaul..bring it on
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Unread 02-12-2012, 10:48 AM   #313
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Don't feel bad my dmax has a 50 gal tank, at $4 a gal, you do the math.
Look at the brighter side of things... That's a lot of Speedy Rewards points!
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Unread 02-12-2012, 11:08 AM   #314
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Took $88 to fill my niner!
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Unread 02-12-2012, 11:09 AM   #315
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Look at the brighter side of things... That's a lot of Speedy Rewards points!
We don't have speedy up here. The good part is that I can go 1000 miles on it.
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