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post #1 of 11 Old 04-05-2009, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
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where to put the fire extinguisher?

I had to get a fire extinguisher to run with a local club.

Where are you guys mounting yours?


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post #2 of 11 Old 04-05-2009, 10:13 PM
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i had 2 mounted in the back underneath the windows but moved one right in between my seat and the door.i suggest putting one between the drivers seat and door.i thought i had to use it one night.jumped out and grabbed it at the same time rather quickly.ended up not needing it but it just showed me how good of a spot that is and how quick/easy it can be pulled out when needed.

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i still havent mounted mine, im curious too.

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Any pics so we can see the mounting brackets...size of the bottle. Just to get an idea. Doesn't seem like much room although it does sound like a good idea.

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I'd like to find somewhere close to the driver side to mount it.
While the back is a possibility, it seems smarter to make it extremely easy to access.

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i have one right beside me and another in the back.i thought the same thing about having it close by and moved one up front.i'll try and get some pictures here soon.they are 2.5lb bottles i think.they came with mounting brackets so i just used those.its nothing fancy but it works

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post #7 of 11 Old 04-06-2009, 02:25 PM Thread Starter
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I'm curious to see how you mounted it. I don't think mine will fit between the seat and door, mine is a 3lb bottle.

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finally took some pictures.





im thinking of adding a bigger fire extinguisher later but idk yet.couldnt hurt doing so

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sweet. Thanks!

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post #10 of 11 Old 04-07-2009, 02:59 PM Thread Starter
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mine will not fit between the seat and door

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post #11 of 11 Old 04-08-2009, 11:58 AM
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On my ZJ I had it stuck to the right wheel well carpet, and eventually ended up mounting it into the hollow area behind the wheel well hump. (Came with a bracket that stuck to velcro or carpet, so easy as pie.)

Had it stuck to the carpet in my WK, but it was chewing it up pretty bad. No idea where it's going to end up yet.

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