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Unread 02-24-2008, 05:43 PM   #61
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The next question is who finds Jeeps parking next to you?

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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:08 PM   #62
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I always park next to other Jeeps. Usually I come out of the store or wherever I am and there is a few more Jeeps parked there as well, so other people must do it.

If I can't find a Jeep to park next to, I park as far away from everyone else as possible to avoid door dings and stray carts. Also makes it easy to find the Jeep when I come back out looking for it.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:11 PM   #63
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My 96 would prob be dent free if it wasnt for those carts. Sometimes i want to beat the crap out of those ppl who leave there cart 10ft from the cart corral.
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If only i could get a set of tires to last me 10,000Miles
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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:13 PM   #64
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i remember talking to people at the end of basketball games and stuff, they told me that they would park next to me since they could always find my jeep. that was back when it had a big tire and a shovel on the roof. i was pretty easy to pick out of a crowd...lol
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:16 PM   #65
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Ive always been afraid to put that much weight on the roof.
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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:18 PM   #66
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i had gutter mounts on my roof rack so it was okay...i actually have stood up there and trimmed trees at work before...lol
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:21 PM   #67
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Im not afraid of the roof geting damage, I just wouldnt want it being more topheavy. I take corners fast then i should....
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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:26 PM   #68
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oh, no it was stable. i did take it off when i went with my 6.5" lift, but thats also since it wouldnt fit in the garage. i also widened the track by 2.5"s with my cragars
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:27 PM   #69
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Ya, the extra stablity from the 4in BS was one of the main reasons I bought my Cragars.
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If only i could get a set of tires to last me 10,000Miles
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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:29 PM   #70
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I dont understand the ppl with lifted vehicles who want there wheels tucked in their fenders, Ive been told that as you lift it you should also widen it to keep the handling characterisics as stock as possible.
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If only i could get a set of tires to last me 10,000Miles
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i am just gunna drive around in 4lo on dry streets, and peel out
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I once got a ticket for jerking while driving it. The cop wouldnt let me use his pen to sign the ticket.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 06:33 PM   #71
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exactly, ive got a friend and she has 3.5"s and 31s on stock wheels. and she swears im gonna roll everytime i do a donught in the parking lot. i can drive completly sideways in the snow in my neighborhood and feel as stable as when im in my mom's volvo convertable. i dont think people realze how the extra 1.25"s on each wheel will stabalize the rig.
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Unread 02-24-2008, 08:18 PM   #72
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Here's my stock (for now) XJ next to some co-workers WJ & YJ. I'm lifting my XJ soon and so the guy with the WJ is adding two more inches so he's still taller

I'll just add two more later

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Unread 02-24-2008, 08:50 PM   #73
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Here's my stock (for now) XJ next to some co-workers WJ & YJ. I'm lifting my XJ soon and so the guy with the WJ is adding two more inches so he's still taller

I'll just add two more later


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oh yeah, i met another jeep guy at my work..except this guy actually wants to modify his jeep! woohoo






thats about 2 weeks ago...i park next to that jeep as often as i can
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Unread 02-24-2008, 10:24 PM   #74
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That year model of WJ looks great with a lift or even just rims.
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:32 AM   #75
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Id park a minivan next to new "jeeps"
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