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Unread 02-04-2013, 07:09 AM   #31
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Yeah, the ACE sliders are awesome! They look great fitted over the stock rubi rails. That is the combo I ran on my '07 JKUR and loved it. They can take a beating too...

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Unread 02-11-2013, 10:25 PM   #32
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Subscribed, I just picked up my 13 JKUR Jan 11th, planning my build now, probably a little milder than yours. Just noticed your location, my office is in Palatine, live in Wheaton. Just sold my TJ and was going to fund the build but I just bought a 07 JKU with a blown motor to flip, then the build will start and be ready for spring.
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Unread 02-12-2013, 06:03 AM   #33
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Subbed. Can't wait to see more progress.

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Unread 02-27-2013, 06:20 AM   #34
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Unread 02-27-2013, 06:29 PM   #35
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Thanks, This snow and cold is killing me. As soon as it warms up it will be a mad dash to get it all done. As 7" of snow was falling UPS delivered some Truck Lights I picked up for 419 delivered.
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97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 02-27-2013, 06:58 PM   #36
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Thanks, This snow and cold is killing me. As soon as it warms up it will be a mad dash to get it all done. As 7" of snow was falling UPS delivered some Truck Lights I picked up for 419 delivered.
With all that snow, carry some de-ice spray for those truck lites! It can get hard to see when the snow/ice covers them.
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Unread 02-27-2013, 09:44 PM   #37
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With all that snow, carry some de-ice spray for those truck lites! It can get hard to see when the snow/ice covers them.
I was worried about that, but several guys who live in Canada and get a lot more snow, say they haven't had a problem and love the lights. So I took the leap, time will tell.
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97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 02-28-2013, 07:44 AM   #38
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I had trouble in KY, on Christmas Eve. Going to church was fine, it sleeted (icey rain), and when I left church it was like having just fogs.
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Unread 03-04-2013, 09:01 AM   #39
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Did you ever get your fenders installed? They quickly become a top priority for me and I am at decision making time. Been looking at lots of pictures and considering options.
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Unread 03-05-2013, 05:52 PM   #40
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No it's been to cold to rattle can them, just got another 7" of snow.
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97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 03-07-2013, 10:20 AM   #41
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Did you get the lift installed yet? I want to hear how the MC control arms work out . I realize we just got dumped on with more snow, just seeing if you had installed it yet.
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Unread 03-16-2013, 11:24 AM   #42
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No not yet, Been waiting 9 weeks for my rear tire carrier bumper, want to do armor and lift at the same time. Since others have posted the lift is over 4" without the added weight.
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97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 03-23-2013, 03:09 PM   #43
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I got my Truck Light LEDS installed. It was super easy with the grill off. Used dielectric grease on the connections. I also did the mesh mod. Plenty of write ups on both so just have finished pic. I used aluminum gutter guard for the mesh, hardest part was pealing the double sided tape off of 32 tie wrap 1" mounts so I could super glue them to the grill.

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For Sale: 2013 4dr JK Painted black Hard Top JKUR 18/59 springs and shocks

97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 03-23-2013, 03:10 PM   #44
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HaHa, looking at the pic I just noticed I need to put the turn signals back in the lenses.
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For Sale: 2013 4dr JK Painted black Hard Top JKUR 18/59 springs and shocks

97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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Unread 03-24-2013, 11:10 AM   #45
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Still trying to figure out a highlight color for the grill mesh, and spiders that will be on the Poison Spyder diff covers and front bumper.

Choices are:

Green - daughter's choice
Yellow - one of mine
Red - wife's choice
Silver - my safe choice

What do you think?
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For Sale: 2013 4dr JK Painted black Hard Top JKUR 18/59 springs and shocks

97 TJ: daughter 1 - 2.5L, Auto, 2" BB, 31" GY Duratrac
98 TJ: Daugher 2 - 4.0L, 5spd, D44 rear
06 LJ Rubicon: mine - Rokmen full up-armor, 8 adjustable CAs, front bumper, sliders, corners, Shrockworks rear bumper, 3" AEV/BDS lift, Currie HD stearing and Antirock, MT/r - k 35x12.5, SuperWinch, MC Overlines, York OBA
13 JKU Rubicon: Wife's for now, Ace Rock rails & rear bumper tire carrier, Truck Lites, MC Game changer 3.5 lift, RR skids, PSC Brawler front bumper, Warn 9.5cti-s, 35" GY MTRs
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