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Unread 12-17-2011, 06:33 PM   #556
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Rotopax idea sounds awesome. If you can get it to work, I'm sure some people from the forum (me) would be interested in them.

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Unread 12-17-2011, 08:39 PM   #557
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Can I break the windows!!??
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Unread 12-18-2011, 06:55 AM   #558
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Careful buying the dodges. 04.5 to 06 24v cummins have a problem with the injectors going out and frying the cylinders. My cummins had 60k when it went out with no warning, was going to cost me 12500 and Dodge wouldn't warranty it because I just bought it and didn't have maintainence records.
I do miss my dodge tho, it was bad a.
Pulled my 4800lbs pre runner + trailer thru The canyons with 5 cylinders when it blew up.
I still haven't decided 100% what I want to do. I may sell off everything and buy a brand new one. Or I may keep the WK to DD and get a slightly used one. Will definitely keep an eye out for what you are talking about. Thanks!

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Do it

I wanna do something like that to my ZJ.
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Rotopax idea sounds awesome. If you can get it to work, I'm sure some people from the forum (me) would be interested in them.
I want to do it, just depends if that area can handle the weight. And also, rebel offroad has a patent pending on the idea so I don't want to get slapped with a law suit. But this is near the bottom of the list right now.

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Can I break the windows!!??
Ummmm... no, unless you want to replace it if it doesn't work.
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Unread 12-22-2011, 02:59 PM   #559
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Brian,
build me a tank tuck kit and I'll personally polish your rims like these:



hahaha
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Unread 12-22-2011, 04:25 PM   #560
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Working on making one. And my beadlock rings have some good scratches so they aren't that easy to clean and/or polish. It would be funny to watch you try.
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Unread 12-22-2011, 05:48 PM   #561
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I still haven't decided 100% what I want to do. I may sell off everything and buy a brand new one. Or I may keep the WK to DD and get a slightly used one. Will definitely keep an eye out for what you are talking about. Thanks!
After our talk on fbook I decided to wait and look for an 06-07 GMC Classic with the LBZ.
Are you thinking about a new cummins or dmax?
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Unread 12-22-2011, 06:23 PM   #562
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Right now I am only thinking about a new cummins because if you belong to treadlightly, you get 1% off invoice on any Dodge, Jeep, and Chrysler plus an cash/financing off. It really all depends on work next year.

The reason I may go Dodge too is because of the megacab. I am tall and hate having to move my seat forward for someone to sit behind me. The megacab is awesome for interior room which is really what I need. Although my gf's dad has a new GMC 2500 and it is pretty slick but so are the new dodges and I like the way they look a lot.
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Unread 12-22-2011, 06:41 PM   #563
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megacab FTW!

here's my friends old one, day he sold it, guy crashed it...
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Unread 12-22-2011, 06:43 PM   #564
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id stick with the dodge, cummins > dmax. Gm's are for old men, with their wimpy front ifs.
megacabs are huuuge too
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Unread 12-22-2011, 11:38 PM   #565
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I wouldn't lift it, it will be a tow rig so that is what I would set it up to do but that is a nice truck.

And I have a d-max and really like it and the IFS makes it ride nice. I don't care if it is IFS or solid axle as long as it rides good. Like said above, this won't be lifted, it is a tow rig and I want it to be as comfortable as possible when hauling my jeep to the trail. If I want to drive something lifted, I would just drive my jeep.
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Unread 12-23-2011, 08:02 AM   #566
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Once you move to so Cal your gonna be getting a 10 in lift on it
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Unread 12-23-2011, 08:49 AM   #567
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Once you move to so Cal your gonna be getting a 10 in lift on it
That, or he wilk be dropping it by 2" and riding on 24"....off roading on every speed bump.
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Unread 12-23-2011, 04:57 PM   #568
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Once you move to so Cal your gonna be getting a 10 in lift on it
Only the front though, not the back. I want to have them best bro truck ever.

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That, or he wilk be dropping it by 2" and riding on 24"....off roading on every speed bump.
No, not lowing anything. Not really my style.
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Unread 12-23-2011, 05:41 PM   #569
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Only the front though, not the back. I want to have them best bro truck ever.
haha youll be scraping the rear bumper around
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Unread 12-23-2011, 09:32 PM   #570
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