I was trying to explain to my wife why I need to drop a load of money on locking diff...didn't go so well. However, in the process I had to explain to her how a differential worked. I tried using all sorts of stuff found around the house but at the end resorted to the internet. I found this video on YouTube...it is perfect. It's from the 50's, but the principle hasn't changed. The first 2mins are stupid, but after that it's all meat.
S Galway -- Sugar Land, TX -- KB5ODA
07JK Sahara 4dr -- 6sp 4.88gears -- ARB Lockers F/R
dual tops -- Kenwood DNX7100 indash nav
Banks Monster exhaust -- K&N 77 CAI -- 3" Black Diamond Lift
17" Pro Comp Extremes with 35" BFG A/T's
AEV front bumper w/ Warn Powerplant -- Custom safari roof rack
That video was very informative for newbies and old gear heads.
14,960 miles perfect condition
2003 Jeep Wrangler Sahara edition fully loaded 5 speed manual. Brown dog 1" motor mounts, Currie 1" body lift, jks front disconnects, 31" Goodyear Wrangler duratracs, 8 adjustable control arms, Advance Adapters HD SYE, Tom woods premium driveshaft, driver & passenger heated seats
Hey, Victor McLaglen in the first 2 minutes was cool! I think they still are around. Nice riding.
I think the kids would love to have those add on wheel extenders on the Jeep to run on.
2006 Solar Yellow Rubicon Unlimited
Jeep Club Member #1340
6 Speed, Hardtop
Mods done: Hurst tee handle, cheap hand throttle, Rokmen Merc front bumper, Warn 9.5 TI winch with 3/8" X 100 worth of Viking yellow rope, DPG OME Ultimate with JKS ACOS up front, Kilby Gas Tank Skid, Kilby Steering Box Skid, Jeep Medic Belly Up, Skidrow Engine Skid, Rockcrusher Diff Skid in the rear, Warn Diff cover in front, , AR Outlaw II's and MTR 12:50/15's, Homemade rear Bumper, Cheap Cobra CB, Puma OBA, Sirius Radio, Locker Defeat, Rockhard cage, Rockmen short corners, homemade tire swing/tailgate hinge affair, Airlift air bags on the rear- - - - - - and more to come!
-Max Black 1996 XJBuild Thread: My Maine-iac XJ part deux
4.5" lift of assorted brands, 33x10.5 KM2s on D-Windows, JCR rear bumper, Nates Slimline w/Champion 8k winch, custom half doors, roof rack, and tire carrier, Maine Woods dents and pin striping, and various other cool things. www.maine4x4.org Maine Jeep Club Member #1 Firefighter Jeep Club Member Black Jeep Society Member #163Survivalist Jeep Club Member #14