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Unread 11-20-2006, 06:29 PM   #16
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got the CB on ebay for 20 bucks hsipped, and i bought the antenna and cable from Frys (www.outpost.com) for 10 bucks (antenna) and 7.50 (cable) and 5 bucks for the mount. total project cost was around 50 bucks when i bought the spring for it.

and thanks for the compliments. i'm sorry i dont know anymore about the rims. just that they are american racing

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 11-21-2006, 04:32 PM   #17
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What are you doing this weekend? This Saturday, I plan on going out to the Nellis Dunes area to go tool around a little bit. I think its time we break in your Jeep!!! My Jeep is a DD, so I dont go too nuts... yet...
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Unread 11-27-2006, 09:16 PM   #18
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the aformentioned wheelin trip was great! here's a buncha pictures. check the sub album for other jeeps that were there too!

http://s46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...trail%20ridin/
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 12-11-2006, 05:31 AM   #19
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Well, most recent development:


Got tired of seeing this every time i went out to the jeep. (it had been parked in that spot for about 10 hours at this point....thats a good leak)


so i got me a new one of these



, and installed it after a long, drawn out process, its finally in. Yesterday was the first day in 2 months i went out to the jeep and there was no puddle under it.
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 12-11-2006, 09:47 AM   #20
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How much did the new steering box run you? If you don't mind me asking that is.

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Unread 12-11-2006, 02:37 PM   #21
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you get a durango one?
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Unread 12-11-2006, 04:45 PM   #22
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140 for the box. i had to buy a buncha random tools (read: 1 5/16th socker that was 3/4ths drive, so i needed a 3/4ths drive bar too)

over all project cost was probably about 200-220?

hell, still alot cheaper than taking it somewhere, plus i learned alot.

and no, no durango one, cheapest one i could find here was 220 bucks.
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 12-18-2006, 07:42 PM   #23
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Sad. I just parked it for christmas break in my friends garage in north las vegas. now i'm back in crappy NH.

i miss it.

look how sad it looks all alone. parked next to a civic
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 12-18-2006, 07:54 PM   #24
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woulda been cool if you could have brought it to nh and wheeled in the snow if we had some.
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Unread 12-19-2006, 10:46 AM   #25
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woulda been cool if you could have brought it to nh and wheeled in the snow if we had some.
yeah, seriously, i wanna go snow wheelin, but seeing as its warmer here than in vegas....
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 01-03-2007, 10:29 PM   #26
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Marn, is your entire interior lined? I still want to do that, but not sure what product I wanna use.
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Unread 01-04-2007, 01:04 PM   #27
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yup, whole interior is lined with Herculiner. only spot it hasnt held up is the little footmn loops in the back of the bed. thats because i always rest a steel tool box on them, and the top of the loops rubbed off a bit. i should have drlled them out.
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 01-04-2007, 01:50 PM   #28
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Nice spot for the cb

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Unread 01-12-2007, 02:50 AM   #29
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woah, we're CB twins
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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Unread 01-15-2007, 02:25 AM   #30
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installed a custom dome light....

total cost: 2.99
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If guns kill people, then pencils misspell words, cars make people drive drunk, and spoons made Rosie O' Donnell fat!

"One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence" - Charles Austin Beard

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Having a Full Size Jeep is likehaving a hot wife. When you take her out in public it turns heads, they can insight jealousy, you could look at them all day, they require a lot of attention, cost a lot to get them to do what you want them to do, but when they're not happy you'll be cussing, throwing things, and constantly weighing how much you'll lose if you divorce her.

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