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post #46 of 100 Old 10-25-2010, 05:50 PM
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Also in LA

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post #47 of 100 Old 10-25-2010, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
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Also in LA
Hey dude! Know any places around here I can try wheeling? Nothing too crazy, my Jeep just has the up country package and that is it for now.
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post #48 of 100 Old 10-25-2010, 07:37 PM
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There's a dirt hill at the end of my street :P but other then that there's not really much around here. What part of LA are you in? If you need a hand with anything just let me know
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post #49 of 100 Old 10-26-2010, 10:25 AM Thread Starter
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There's a dirt hill at the end of my street :P but other then that there's not really much around here. What part of LA are you in? If you need a hand with anything just let me know
Thanks man, I appreciate that. I am in the Montrose area north of Glendale. If you dont mind letting me know where that hill is at you just might see a blue Jeep crawling up it soon!
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post #50 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 09:59 AM Thread Starter
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Finally got my car dirty last weekend! Here are some

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Abandon ship!




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post #51 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 11:36 AM
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Got the same rig short the upcountry. Same boat your in. First thing I had to do was the blend doors. Just ordered Wrangler Silent Armor in a 245/65r17 and will be doing the BB in a couple months unless the tires force me to do it quicker.
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post #52 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 11:48 AM
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Looks like fun!! is your engine steaming?

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post #53 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 12:24 PM Thread Starter
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Got the same rig short the upcountry. Same boat your in. First thing I had to do was the blend doors. Just ordered Wrangler Silent Armor in a 245/65r17 and will be doing the BB in a couple months unless the tires force me to do it quicker.
Awesome, welcome to the forums. I will be doing a BB soon as well.



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Looks like fun!! is your engine steaming?
Hey Compcrasher! Lol yup. As soon as i got stuck, a bunch of steam started billowing out of my hood but i assumed this was ok... just steam from hot engine touching the cool mud. The only thing i thought could happen was a cold shock on a hot part that could crack. Do you think the steam was an indication of something breaking?
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post #54 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 01:10 PM
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No, now that I think of it it was probably just mud hitting the lower exhaust but it looked weird coming out of just the front. clean out and degrease your engine bay and just keep an eye out for leaks

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post #55 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 02:09 PM
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Looks like you had fun. Way to break in the JEEP!

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post #56 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 02:22 PM
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damn my sandstone interior, one drop of mud and itll look like crap for life. I gotta stick to the dry trails

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post #57 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 03:09 PM
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looks like you had fun,
were you close to another jeep near a mud pit or just got all the mud on the passenger side for fun?
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post #58 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 03:41 PM Thread Starter
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looks like you had fun,
were you close to another jeep near a mud pit or just got all the mud on the passenger side for fun?
Nope, all the mud was from my car. I don't know why one side got it worse then the other.
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post #59 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 04:59 PM Thread Starter
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damn my sandstone interior, one drop of mud and itll look like crap for life. I gotta stick to the dry trails
This isn't the first time I read that you dislike your interior color lol. I actually think the sandstone looks good, especially on white but that's just my opinion. The mud issue i can not speak for. In my car it came off pretty easily once it dried. I would guess the sandstone wouldn't be much different but what do i know?
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post #60 of 100 Old 11-15-2010, 05:01 PM
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lol the jeep noticed mud and drove passenger side first
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