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Unread 05-21-2013, 01:08 PM   #421
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Should keep them off and destroy your leaf packs imo.
Lol no thanks. I do need a longer AAL though, mines more of a midlength.

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Unread 05-21-2013, 08:09 PM   #422
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Went out for a dinner date in the park with the wife and kiddo, snapped a photo-op.


Then I made a poolnoodle-ka-bob.


No pics of pool noodles shoved in there. I sprayed em black and you cant tell they are there hardly.
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Unread 05-22-2013, 04:53 AM   #423
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Wait what? Where did you put pool noodles and why?
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Unread 05-22-2013, 05:36 AM   #424
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Wait what? Where did you put pool noodles and why?
I put them everywhere with duct tape so the Jeep will float across river crossings.

Lol nah, front inner fenders to keep crud out of the door hinge area.
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Unread 05-22-2013, 05:55 AM   #425
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But you'd need a snorkel to do that.
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Unread 05-22-2013, 06:18 AM   #426
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But you'd need a snorkel to do that.
Not if I add enough flotation devices, mang!
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Unread 05-22-2013, 07:04 AM   #427
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[COLOR="Tan"][B]96 ZJ Laredo[/B][/COLOR](April 2011-August 2012) 4.0L - 138k, Cowl Intake, Rancho 9000 Series, 2" Spacers, 31" Baja MT Widetracks - Sold[/SIZE]

[SIZE="1"][COLOR="silver"]Monstaliner: [url]http://monstaliner.com/[/url]
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Unread 05-23-2013, 12:21 PM   #428
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Lol bet his interior smells good!



Anyhoo, Ive still got some things to do but otherwise Im pretty much ready for the wheeling trip this weekend. Cant wait to see how she does and figure out what really needs improvement.
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Unread 05-23-2013, 12:27 PM   #429
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lol your poolnoodle-ka-bob is crackin me up

Bumper is really sweet brother
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lol your poolnoodle-ka-bob is crackin me up

Bumper is really sweet brother
Thanks! And yes poolnoodle-kabobs are deliciously buoyant treats.

Anyhoo, got finishing touches done on the Jeep. Went ahead and threw a new rear driveshaft u joint in and rebent front brake hardlines to mount them lower. Then gave everything a good once-over and started packing everything.


Meeting up sometime in the AM and heading down to WBR for a weekend of wheeling. Ill try and get as many pics as I can, weather is supposed to be perfect.
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lol I was just thinking .. I think you have gone past the "cheap" part lol .. this is starting to add up. but super clean build man
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lol I was just thinking .. I think you have gone past the "cheap" part lol .. this is starting to add up. but super clean build man
Thanks man! And you have a point lol.

Ive had a good day of wheeling so far, gouged the **** outta the stock diff cover but so far so good. More pics after the weekend is up but heres a teaser of me coming up "gimme 3 steps".
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that shot above should be your avatar pic.. thats a good one
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that shot above should be your avatar pic.. thats a good one
Yea good thinking. I should have plenty more, wife has her DSLR down here snapping away. We've stopped to eat a bite for now, heres a poser flex pic. Not bad for shortarm I dont guess.
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