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post #29941 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 02:53 PM
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92 Vegas YJ got my vote. Once you start stretching and removing leaf springs it's no longer a YJ in my book. His was the essence of what a YJ should be. Plus, he was running down the 3A connector so that's worth my vote alone.


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post #29942 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 02:55 PM
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92 Vegas YJ got my vote. Once you start stretching and removing leaf springs it's no longer a YJ in my book. His was the essence of what a YJ should be. Plus, he was running down the 3A connector so that's worth my vote alone.
We think alike. And that pic is one of my all time favorite Jeep pics too.
Calendar worthy IMHO.
He got my vote also.




I also think this is a calendar worthy pic.....


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post #29943 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 05:48 PM
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We think alike. And that pic is one of my all time favorite Jeep pics too.
Calendar worthy IMHO.
He got my vote also.




I also think this is a calendar worthy pic.....

except that it's sideways as hell.

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post #29944 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 07:09 PM
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well, due to an unexpected fund drainage, looks like TruckHaven is out for me. Also the 34 F weather overnight is probabably a bit low to be camping in a tent... Looks like a few of us are gonna go over to pancake rock or even Corral Canyon for a Saturday day run. Much much closer if any San Diegans are interested. Nothing hardcore. Just a nice day out poking around. Then again those casual wheeling days always get interesting......
I'm in. Do you want to meet at the Carls Jr on Tavern at 9, then head out to the airdown spot?
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post #29945 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 07:24 PM
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I'm in. Do you want to meet at the Carls Jr on Tavern at 9, then head out to the airdown spot?
Was literally just there. Decided to take the Jeep out to Plaster City today, since my dads truck didn't have enough room for everyone. Went out for a day of fun and extreme exertion of our 2nd Amendment right, including testing out our new AR

Never been beyond Alpine in my Jeep, so it was an interesting experience, but the 2.5L motored along without incident. Had to roll the hazards, and literally got passed by a semi (with empty trailer) going back up the grade, but it did just fine.













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sounds good to me

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Was literally just there. Decided to take the Jeep out to Plaster City today, since my dads truck didn't have enough room for everyone. Went out for a day of fun and extreme exertion of our 2nd Amendment right, including testing out our new AR

Never been beyond Alpine in my Jeep, so it was an interesting experience, but the 2.5L motored along without incident. Had to roll the hazards, and literally got passed by a semi (with empty trailer) going back up the grade, but it did just fine.













(yeah yeah I know, poseur shots..)
so your saying your going AGAIN Saturday?

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post #29948 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 07:37 PM
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92 Vegas YJ got my vote. Once you start stretching and removing leaf springs it's no longer a YJ in my book. His was the essence of what a YJ should be. Plus, he was running down the 3A connector so that's worth my vote alone.
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We think alike. And that pic is one of my all time favorite Jeep pics too.
Calendar worthy IMHO.
He got my vote also.
Just saw this. Thanks for the votes guys. I sure do miss running the local SD trail.

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post #29949 of 40300 Old 12-27-2012, 08:29 PM
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We think alike. And that pic is one of my all time favorite Jeep pics too.
Calendar worthy IMHO.
He got my vote also.




I also think this is a calendar worthy pic.....

SnowYJ almost got my vote. I appreciate the fact that he's in high school and a dedicated Jeeper We need more kids like him.

The only knock against his was that the body lift looks too big. There's just too much space between the fenders and tires.

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except that it's sideways as hell.
Let me know when you're ready and I'll lead you down that trail. It's probably the hardest trail around here that you can run year 'round. Might have to wait 'till I get my new rig though.

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so your saying your going AGAIN Saturday?
No he's stuck working weekends.
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No he's stuck working weekends.
This. It sucks ***. Working for a dealership has its perks- weekends are not said perks...

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post #29953 of 40300 Old 12-28-2012, 12:04 AM
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Ok I will put word out. I know what your talking about I keep thinking about building an LJ or a 4 dr JK, since we have 2 kids now. But then I list my jeep and never can get myself to return any calls.
Thanks. I sent Mike some info and pics yesterday for one of his buddies. I'm torn about selling it since I'm almost finished with everything. On the other hand, a fresh build would be a fun project. I'd like to think I wouldn't make the same mistakes again

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Let me know when you're ready and I'll lead you down that trail. It's probably the hardest trail around here that you can run year 'round. Might have to wait 'till I get my new rig though.
dont doubt it. Just noticed the added pucker angle thrown in.

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post #29955 of 40300 Old 12-28-2012, 12:56 AM
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This. It sucks ***. Working for a dealership has its perks- weekends are not said perks...
Could be in my shoes. I work Sat Sun Mon and Tues 800 pm til 630am outside rain or shine.I just got this wknd off to burn up my personal time off before the end of the calender yr otherwise I lose it.

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