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Unread 05-08-2011, 07:00 PM   #136
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Yippee! Installed my flashlight mount...Now its in a convenient easy to reach place...not rolling around on the floor where I can never find it!!

Also got around to a much needed tire rotation!!! Hadnt had many miles on the spare tire, so threw it into use

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Unread 06-19-2011, 09:39 AM   #137
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Woohoo! A friend of mine is going to be selling his Jeep...so since he owes me a little bit of money he has offfered to give me his NP231 transfer case!!!! Guess I better start studying the NP249 to NP231 swap thread!!!!
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Unread 06-20-2011, 08:25 PM   #138
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Changed the oil in the rear diff today! Was really pleased to see nice clean oil, no metal chunks, the gears all looked perfect
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Unread 10-01-2011, 08:20 PM   #139
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Went to take the Jeep for a drive today, started...then died right away...wouldnt idle at all...

Would only stay running if I kept my foot on the throttle...

Removed and cleaned the IAC, and she is purring like a kitten again
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Unread 10-22-2011, 09:19 AM   #140
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Had the battery and charging system checked out yesterday, charging system is A-ok...battery, not so much!!

$200 and my niner is sporting an Optima red top. Hoping I get lots of life outta this!
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Unread 02-25-2012, 06:13 PM   #141
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nothing new about this pretty niner?
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Unread 02-26-2012, 02:28 AM   #142
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Nope...nothing....Buddy of mine is taking welding classes in college...may see sliders sooooon
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Unread 09-07-2012, 04:01 PM   #143
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Update.

Just ordered bushwhacker fender flares for my Jeep!!
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Unread 09-14-2012, 07:33 PM   #144
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Installed the front end Bushwacker fender flares today...pass side took me a good couple of hours...driver side took just under an hour...Much easier after ya done it once! HAHA! Im quite happy with the look it gives

Yes I took a pic...no I havent uploaded it anywhere yet...will soon

Side note, Bushwacker gives pretty good instructions in their kit...the pictures could be a bit clearer tho!!!
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Unread 10-13-2012, 08:56 PM   #145
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Bushwackers are installed! Looks pretty good to me Also installed new pads and rotors to the rear.

Will post some pix when its light out enough to make a camera work!
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Unread 10-14-2012, 10:50 PM   #146
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I'll get more pix when I get home!! This is all I have for now.

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Unread 10-19-2012, 12:08 PM   #147
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Few more pix



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Unread 04-26-2013, 01:02 PM   #148
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Installed a Hanson winch bumper and Warn Xeon 8 winch. With 2 Vision-X lights on the bumper







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Unread 04-27-2013, 09:56 PM   #149
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Badass dude! Looks slick on your niner.. night pics of those lights?
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