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Unread 07-17-2011, 03:32 PM   #1051
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Took a lot of elbow grease! That meguires wax ultimate works like a pro!
I have too many chips in the paint to care LOL.

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Unread 07-17-2011, 03:35 PM   #1052
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I have too many chips in the paint to care LOL.
Haha. When it gets to that point... ehhh. Yea I guess lol. Just cover it in mud!!
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Unread 07-17-2011, 09:41 PM   #1053
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Better pictures of a clean Jeep!
Right out of the factory!
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Unread 07-17-2011, 09:44 PM   #1054
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Right out of the factory!
Hahaha. Those were some good pics, especially from a cell phone too (droid 3)

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~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-19-2011, 07:44 AM   #1055
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Got the mechanical fan clutch replaced yesterday! Hopefully that will help keep the temps down!
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~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-19-2011, 08:58 PM   #1056
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Got a question for you all, kinda specific to me.

I was thinking about a locker for my Rear Axle... I know its a Dana 35 weaker etc etc. But running stock tires help that situation. However I was wondering what would be best for me. A Vari-loc type dif or a locker such as an Aussie. What do you all think?
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~ Snobrdrkid's "Build" Thread ~ YouTube Channel ~ Fuelly ~WJ 4.0 Transmission Cooler Info ~

~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-19-2011, 10:50 PM   #1057
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Your mom won't let you lift it, or is it your dad? Due to spending money? But you keep wanting to spend more money on non-lift items that really have no point on a stock vehicle? I'm not trying to be harsh. I'm just being practical. Save your money if that's what your parents want. Locking a stock 35 with stock tires on a stock suspension WJ seems a bit of a waste. What kind of wheeling are you doing?

If the time ever comes where you can lift it, that locker won't be very much use when you go to bigger tires. Practical speachifying end now.
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Unread 07-20-2011, 12:23 AM   #1058
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Thanks! It was pretty easy!

I want to do my exhaust mods. What all did you do again?
PM me its a secret
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Unread 07-20-2011, 02:38 AM   #1059
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PM me its a secret
I wanna know the secret! My exhaust is currently in the works.
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Unread 07-20-2011, 09:19 AM   #1060
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Your mom won't let you lift it, or is it your dad? Due to spending money? But you keep wanting to spend more money on non-lift items that really have no point on a stock vehicle? I'm not trying to be harsh. I'm just being practical. Save your money if that's what your parents want. Locking a stock 35 with stock tires on a stock suspension WJ seems a bit of a waste. What kind of wheeling are you doing?

If the time ever comes where you can lift it, that locker won't be very much use when you go to bigger tires. Practical speachifying end now.
Their minds change more and more. Dad doesn't want the ride to change after the mess with the rubicon and mom follows suit cause she has no idea on jeep lifts etc. That is there rational and I just have to deal with it.

I do wheel often, the grand is suprisingly capable at stock height but where I always find it lacking is when I get hung up in mud or sand or some rocks is because I have an open diff in the front/rear. I'm in part time and only getting two wheels to spin, how lame is that you know? At the beach last month I almost got stuck when I stopped and was trying to go and I only had 2 wheels spinning, one front and one rear.

I understand your points and they are very valid. Haha
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~ Snobrdrkid's "Build" Thread ~ YouTube Channel ~ Fuelly ~WJ 4.0 Transmission Cooler Info ~

~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-20-2011, 09:20 AM   #1061
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PM me its a secret
PM'ed! Haha
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~ Snobrdrkid's "Build" Thread ~ YouTube Channel ~ Fuelly ~WJ 4.0 Transmission Cooler Info ~

~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-20-2011, 01:31 PM   #1062
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Went junkyard diving in richmond looking for a motor for my driver's seat with no luck. Came across a rear power outlet for the cargo area and snagged that one, turns out I dont have the wiring harness for it in the cargo area behind the paneling... sad face. What should I do?
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~ Snobrdrkid's "Build" Thread ~ YouTube Channel ~ Fuelly ~WJ 4.0 Transmission Cooler Info ~

~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-20-2011, 01:42 PM   #1063
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Went junkyard diving in richmond looking for a motor for my driver's seat with no luck. Came across a rear power outlet for the cargo area and snagged that one, turns out I dont have the wiring harness for it in the cargo area behind the paneling... sad face. What should I do?
Run wires from the front ones back there. They won't be on all the time just when the Jeep is on then.
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Unread 07-20-2011, 01:46 PM   #1064
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Run wires from the front ones back there. They won't be on all the time just when the Jeep is on then.
Yea that'll be a project for another day haha. Just use wire taps? What guage do you think I should use?
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~ Snobrdrkid's "Build" Thread ~ YouTube Channel ~ Fuelly ~WJ 4.0 Transmission Cooler Info ~

~ 05 Rubicon Unlimited 4.0 | 6-Speed | Dana 44's | Air Lockers | 4.11 Gears | Rock-Trac 241OR T-Case with 4:1 4-Low | 2" Spacer Lift | 245/75/16 Kevlar MT/R's on Moabs | Hansen Offroad Steel F/R Bumpers | Warn 9000xi Winch | Edge Performance Chip | Custom CAI | Hella Off-road Lights | Cobra 29 CB | Flash Lights | Recovery Gear | Fire Extinguisher ~

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Unread 07-20-2011, 03:27 PM   #1065
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you can drill a hole in the back of the center console and add the outlet in the back seats.

can install it in the rear and tap into something with power back there
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