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Unread 11-04-2013, 04:53 PM   #25711
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Had fog coming out my vents on a cold morning. Looks like I get to undress her this weekend. Heater core and evap have been sitting on my bench all summer of course!

My heated seats also decided to sh@t the bed this morning..looks like I get to repair the broken wire for the third time!

Oh the joys of owning this Jeep.....

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Unread 11-04-2013, 06:05 PM   #25712
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Night #2 with my HIR2 bulbs and I'm still not satisfied. I can't understand why the beam's scattering all over. My lenses are clean and clear too.
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Unread 11-04-2013, 07:50 PM   #25713
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Lost the keys to it.
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Unread 11-04-2013, 11:26 PM   #25714
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Lost the keys to it.
I ordered some Tiles just for that, but they won't ship until after the new year. They are like remote finders. You can use an iPad or iPhone to hone in on where they are.

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Unread 11-05-2013, 12:40 AM   #25715
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Put in Philips 9012 HIR2 bulbs to replace the low beams. They're brighter and whiter for sure. I no longer need the fog lights on all the time like before. I'm not to keen on the beam pattern though. You can see in the pics below that it's not a capped bulb like the OEM 9006XS. We'll see how it goes but so far no one flashed me. I had to modify the tabs for them to fit which was fairly easy. The hardest part was getting the actual headlamp housing out and even snapped a tab. I learned my lesson after the first one and sprayed wd40 on the other tabs and greased them per WJJeeps.com recommendation for easier future removal.


Against the garage door the one on the left is the hir2 and right is oem. Kinda hard to see the difference in this pic though.
Here you can see the tab I had to modify
I have the hirs I like them alot. I didnt modify the tab, if you take the clear plastic thing off the back of the headlight, ( its the thing where you line up the tabs to put the bulb in) and put the bulb in and put the clear thing back on yoh dont have to even cut the tab to fit. Took 2 extra mins with a torx screwdriver.
Sorry my descriptions kinda bad lol.
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Unread 11-05-2013, 03:30 AM   #25716
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bench bleed a new master cylinder and installed it, better but think it needs lines bleed again
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Unread 11-05-2013, 01:25 PM   #25717
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I have the hirs I like them alot. I didnt modify the tab, if you take the clear plastic thing off the back of the headlight, ( its the thing where you line up the tabs to put the bulb in) and put the bulb in and put the clear thing back on yoh dont have to even cut the tab to fit. Took 2 extra mins with a torx screwdriver.
Sorry my descriptions kinda bad lol.
Lol I followed u. Those torx get in the way of the base too. How's your beam on the ground? Does it look scattered at all? I'll try and capture it in a pic later.
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Unread 11-05-2013, 03:37 PM   #25718
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Got my 3 inch IRO lift delivered today
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Unread 11-05-2013, 04:11 PM   #25719
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Was standing on the back tire adjusting a new roof rack, when I felt the tire shift under me. Thought it was loose on the lugs, not good. (Its the Mrs' DD afterall!) Turns out worse, all the lugs were rock solid, yet I can shake the assembly what feels like 1/2in. Methinks the bearings are done. Not making any noise or driving weird though.
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Unread 11-05-2013, 04:23 PM   #25720
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Picked up a screw in the tire....dammit
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Unread 11-05-2013, 05:22 PM   #25721
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Bought 5 new Cooper Discoverer AT3's in 245/65-17...
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Unread 11-05-2013, 06:40 PM   #25722
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Ordered new end-links from Kolak. If this doesn't resolve the clunk in the rear, then may have to explore upper control arm and ball joint. -fingers crossed-
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Unread 11-05-2013, 06:54 PM   #25723
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Picked up a screw in the tire....dammit
That's why I always buy the road hazard warranty.

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Unread 11-05-2013, 07:05 PM   #25724
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Can someone help. I bought after market headlights a while back. I was trying to install my bed xenon bulbs but theirs a price of plastic in the way behind the headlight housing and I can't push the headlight back in. Has anyone had this problem. Online it claims this is the right size bulb and everything maybe I have to just trim some plastic.
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Unread 11-05-2013, 07:09 PM   #25725
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Washed and waxed her. And found a set of oem overland rock rock rails! Unfortunetly one of them has a dime sized hole from rust but since its the only set ive been able to find in two years ill take my chances fixing it!
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