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Unread 08-01-2013, 06:09 PM   #23191
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Hopefully won't be too much longer until you can get it in and running again!
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She's in storage as of last night. Had nowhere else to put her and now I have to pay monthly. I just hope she's safe, I'd hate for my light bar and stuff to get stolen by someone who wants it. Hopefully I can figure out my motor situation sooner than later
Sorry I couldnt help ya out with storage. Still have to get together.


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Unread 08-01-2013, 07:27 PM   #23192
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Sorry I couldnt help ya out with storage. Still have to get together.

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No problem man, I understand! I should be back on the road within the month and we can go wheeling then. Also a few other WJs in the area on here that I'm sure would like to go on some trails
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Unread 08-01-2013, 07:35 PM   #23193
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rusted through and sitting in my garage waiting for me to either sell them or patch them
Rusted thru? Wow. Had my painted otherwise I guess they may have rust too. Especially in Chicago. Good luck.
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Unread 08-01-2013, 08:34 PM   #23194
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Rusted thru? Wow. Had my painted otherwise I guess they may have rust too. Especially in Chicago. Good luck.
I had the OEM overland rails and they rusted from the inside out. I've seen a few other Overlands around my area with the same issue. Damn salt.
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Unread 08-01-2013, 08:51 PM   #23195
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Drove it to pick this up from the father in-law... for free.

S & W .38 Special.

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Unread 08-01-2013, 09:25 PM   #23196
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I welded up the driver seat frame, wow one bolt hole was gone and the rear cross member was floating... Much nicer now... just wish the jeep was running

Sent from your back seat!!!
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Unread 08-01-2013, 09:30 PM   #23197
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I did this... 2013 rubi takeoffs
Dude them weals look good they really sute your jeep them are the ones you just got no ?
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Unread 08-01-2013, 09:51 PM   #23198
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Dude them weals look good they really sute your jeep them are the ones you just got no ?
yeah, i got the set of 5 from the dealership. they just pulled them off a customer's new rubi that wanted the god-aweful rock star rims installed instead.
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Unread 08-01-2013, 11:05 PM   #23199
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yeah, i got the set of 5 from the dealership. they just pulled them off a customer's new rubi that wanted the god-aweful rock star rims installed instead.
What was the price tag on those? Someone earlier said they got them for $1100
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Unread 08-02-2013, 06:40 AM   #23200
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What was the price tag on those? Someone earlier said they got them for $1100
that was me. I definitely must have caught the sales guy at the dealership off-guard b/c I saw the wheels sitting there a month earlier and asked about them and they told me they wanted $1500. I went back last weekend to try to get them down to $1300 and the guy opened with $1100 so i said done deal.

I also bought a new set of 5 sensors though (dorman replacements) and also had to get the tires balanced ($40 for all 5 with dynabeads). All in all, new rims, meaty 32" tires, and sensors only cost me about $1350 with tax after installation.

Also, i can confirm that the standard dorman 974-002 WJ tire pressure sensors fit the JK wheels and they re-synced with my EVIC with zero issues.
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Unread 08-02-2013, 07:33 AM   #23201
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Thats a good deal. Awesome that they're KM2s as well
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Unread 08-02-2013, 10:43 AM   #23202
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today i removed my flex killing addco rear sway bar and put it up for sale. i got a new DD so the jeep is turning into a trail rig quickly
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/...ay-bar-1556972
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Unread 08-02-2013, 11:09 AM   #23203
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Just ordered about $2200 worth of lift kit, gears, and metal to build some bumpers. whoop whoop
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Unread 08-02-2013, 11:58 AM   #23204
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Just ordered about $2200 worth of lift kit, gears, and metal to build some bumpers. whoop whoop
holy **** it must be nice to buy everything at once. what lift?
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Unread 08-02-2013, 12:27 PM   #23205
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holy **** it must be nice to buy everything at once. what lift?
haha, well i planned on doing it when I got the jeep in january but had to put a motor in instead. Getting the RC longarm for now, going to upgrade shocks and springs ina few months.
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