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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:50 AM   #76
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i parked next to my neighbours stock yj at my apartment building for about four months and then i pulled up one day to see his truck on a shiny new lift kit, new tires and new chrome rims. and he STILL wont come wheeling with me... tool.

and i ALWAYS park next to another jeep, even if i gotta walk like twice as far as id otherwise have to. my jeep is big, wwI camo paint, dented, scraped, and heavily armoured. i like to scare other jeep owners, its like 'careful, or it might turn into THIS! AH HAHAHAHAAAAAA!'

i love the respect my jeep gets, its only on 31s and yet people treat me like its alot bigger than it is... the smashed rocker panels and massive trail armour have a lot to do with it i suspect.

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Unread 02-25-2008, 01:54 PM   #77
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yeah seems like once you get a lift, your jeep looks alot bigger than before..

when you think about it in your head, the amount of lift you put into your jeep looks alot bigger than you would imagine

random though, sorry about that
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:21 PM   #78
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yeah seems like once you get a lift, your jeep looks alot bigger than before..
imagine that.
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:23 PM   #79
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imagine that.
haha, suppose i shouldve proof read that.

i meant that 3" doesnt look like alot on a ruler but my buddies zj seemed like it got a foot taller after he lifted it 3"..
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:35 PM   #80
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that's really funny, i always find myself parking next to other jeeps as well. for some reason i have something against grand cherokees though, :/.
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:35 PM   #81
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i didnt notice my 3.5" lift all that much, and i didnt notice the extra 3"s from my 6.5" kit. (except for the fact that it was harder to get into). but when i park next to my buddies stock XJ, i realize how much bigger it is, i also notice it when riding with my friends in their little cars and my bumper comes even with the middle of their windshield
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Unread 02-25-2008, 02:49 PM   #82
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yea i park next other jeeps too but mostly XJ's.
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Unread 02-25-2008, 06:10 PM   #83
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yeah thats when i notice the lift and tires too, next to stock jeeps and from inside cars. definantly doesnt look big to me till i realize that my back bumper is like hood level to a stock xj... fun.
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Unread 02-25-2008, 06:29 PM   #84
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yup i'm guilty of parking next to other jeeps as well,
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Unread 02-26-2008, 01:42 PM   #85
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i parked next to my neighbours stock yj at my apartment building for about four months and then i pulled up one day to see his truck on a shiny new lift kit, new tires and new chrome rims. and he STILL wont come wheeling with me... tool.

and i ALWAYS park next to another jeep, even if i gotta walk like twice as far as id otherwise have to. my jeep is big, wwI camo paint, dented, scraped, and heavily armoured. i like to scare other jeep owners, its like 'careful, or it might turn into THIS! AH HAHAHAHAAAAAA!'

i love the respect my jeep gets, its only on 31s and yet people treat me like its alot bigger than it is... the smashed rocker panels and massive trail armour have a lot to do with it i suspect.
What kind of armor do you have? Your phrase "heavily armored" has me very curious.
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Unread 02-26-2008, 01:52 PM   #86
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Its hard to find parking at my school, but nobody can park here without hanging out in the aisle, so I do...












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Unread 02-26-2008, 02:00 PM   #87
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ya gotta do what ya gotta do! nice parking job..
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Unread 02-26-2008, 02:08 PM   #88
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I haven't seen that much snow in along time. Snow piles are fun.
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Unread 02-26-2008, 02:08 PM   #89
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Its hard to find parking at my school, but nobody can park here without hanging out in the aisle, so I do...
I bet they had plenty of those parking spots this morning.
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Unread 02-26-2008, 02:17 PM   #90
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I bet they had plenty of those parking spots this morning.
Ya, but of course today is my day off...
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