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post #31 of 38 Old 04-08-2010, 11:04 AM
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love it
i wanted a yellow one

im running stock lockers with 37's and 4.88's
my lsd in the rear is done tho


that dd rubi on 37's
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post #32 of 38 Old 04-11-2010, 01:01 PM Thread Starter
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I don't know how many other people have this problem but my passenger seat started to squeak like an banshee after my trip to Llano.

I had to remove the cover and weld the frame back together.



Makes me wonder WTF happened in the seat before I got it.



Here is the writeup....
Squeaky Seat Fix


That's the first time I have welded in about 3 years and it was ugly.

It's actually the first time I have used this machine too. I had an older model just like this when I lived in Baton Rouge but I sold it when we moved here. I didn't see myself welding much in the house we are leasing but I couldn't resist the deal I got on the machine.

Anyway, felt nice to burn a few rods again ...

... an no sidewindin' bushwackin', hornswagglin' cracker croaker is gonna rouin me bishen cutter.
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post #33 of 38 Old 04-11-2010, 02:06 PM Thread Starter
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I also went ahead and added a writeup for my CB install I did last month.
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post #34 of 38 Old 04-17-2010, 12:12 PM Thread Starter
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So I have a few projects lined up. Some are boring and hopefully uneventful.
Plugs:
My idle has been a little bumpy and I think I have original plugs at 65K, so I'm due.



Throttle Body:
No good excuse for this but I did have one of these on my XJ and my *** dyno liked it. Feel free to dog me for the decision.






Others are a bit more interesting...
Half doors:
Will need sanding, paint & new locks. The locks I got are off an XJ and they are to big, so there will be some dremel work to do.




And one should be fun.
Custom bikini top:
After hating the fit of the bestop safari top, I have decided to use an OEM soft top and make my own custom safari/bikini top with the OEM frame as a base. We'll see what happens.


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very nice, good luck
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post #36 of 38 Old 05-05-2010, 12:42 AM Thread Starter
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Change of plans....


http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/tj...6/#post9407514




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post #37 of 38 Old 07-02-2011, 01:21 PM
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What should I do first ?

Just got a 2011 jeep rubicon.What should I do first to it?

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post #38 of 38 Old 07-08-2011, 09:33 AM
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2 weeks until I pick up my 2011 jeep wrangler 4dr rubicon green. Cant wait I'm going crazy..
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