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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:16 PM   #16
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When you spend weeks looking for that front end shimmy.

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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:19 PM   #17
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When you install a lift kit and tires in the garage, find out your Jeep is too tall to fit through the door. So instead of lowering the Jeep, you sawzall the door opening bigger!
(Yup, done it!)
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:41 PM   #18
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:42 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by Lawdodge
When you install a lift kit and tires in the garage, find out your Jeep is too tall to fit through the door. So instead of lowering the Jeep, you sawzall the door opening bigger!
(Yup, done it!)


"sweet the jeep looks awesome!" DOH it wont fit out the door now!

btw should of just found someone with some stock jeep tires or mustang rims/tires and airs them down and drove out , could of always compressed the suspension with some ratchet straps too
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:47 PM   #20
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"sweet the jeep looks awesome!" DOH it wont fit out the door now!

btw should of just found someone with some stock jeep tires or mustang rims/tires and airs them down and drove out , could of always compressed the suspension with some ratchet straps too
Naw the door needed to be raised anyway, that's where I park the Jeep. I just trimmed off 2"s and took the foot plate off the lip of the door. Now it all fits!
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:56 PM   #21
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You buy a set of metric tools to work on your american vehicle.
ah but metric is a better system. The math is SOOO much more simple with metric. I wish we would switch.

...when spend your lunch money on the extra gas so you can have it as a DD.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:57 PM   #22
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You know you own a TJ when you consider driving around with the top down during a thunderstorm exhilarating.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 08:58 PM   #23
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Not quite original but

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When every pair of Wranglers (as in Jeans) you own has the belt loop over your left hip ripped off.
and your seat belt looks so tattered from being slammed in the door, but you don't mind because you are warm in the middle of winter when your friend in the YJ has icicles forming on his private parts.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:04 PM   #24
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You know you drive a TJ when you are not clever enough to come up with a "You know you drive a...." thread like the YJ guys and you have to copy them...
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:12 PM   #25
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When you look at a YJ and think "Man I wish MINE was paid off so I could take it offroad!"
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:14 PM   #26
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you know you own a tj when you feel like you're leaning to the left like a cholo.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:16 PM   #27
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....when you spend 15 minutes putting the top down just to drive 7 miles to work, then spend another 15 minutes putting the top back up.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:17 PM   #28
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You know you drive a TJ when:

The price of your long arm lift kit cost more than you could have paid for a complete YJ.
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:19 PM   #29
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You know you drive a TJ when you are not clever enough to come up with a "You know you drive a...." thread like the YJ guys and you have to copy them...
He's my neighbor too!
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Unread 01-25-2008, 09:20 PM   #30
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you talk about the JK guys like the YJ guys talk about you
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