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post #7576 of 42542 Old 01-11-2012, 10:03 PM
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I remember losing to an XJ, the WJ's probably have a freaking 1000 pounds on them.


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post #7577 of 42542 Old 01-11-2012, 11:11 PM
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just finished my 2.5 inch pro-comp lift with the 265/70/R17 tires finally on. time for the trails around town
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post #7578 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 07:20 AM
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I remember losing to an XJ, the WJ's probably have a freaking 1000 pounds on them.
4.0L 4x4 WJ =~4100 lbs. 4x4 XJ = ~3700 lbs so about a 400 lb difference. An XJ and a TJ weigh about the same at ~3700 lbs + or minus 100 lbs depending on motor and options.
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post #7579 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 07:26 AM
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Installed my new stock style hood to replace my swiss cheese hood. It fit perfectly just used the marks where the stock hood was and it fits the same as the stock hood which is good. Also it is a good 15 lbs lighter than the stock hood which to me is a plus. Also did my first round of wet sanding. One more round of wet sanding left before I start painting it.
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post #7580 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 07:59 AM
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Installed my new stock style hood to replace my swiss cheese hood. It fit perfectly just used the marks where the stock hood was and it fits the same as the stock hood which is good. Also it is a good 15 lbs lighter than the stock hood which to me is a plus. Also did my first round of wet sanding. One more round of wet sanding left before I start painting it.
Where did you get the replacement hood? I'm in the market to replace my "swiss cheese hood".

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post #7581 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 08:14 AM
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Where did you get the replacement hood? I'm in the market to replace my "swiss cheese hood".
Ebay. Got it for $162 shipped and it is brand new piece not used. It is an imported hood from Taiwan but seems like decent quality, it fit perfectly and it is about 15 lbs lighter than the stocker which I like.
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post #7582 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 08:18 AM
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post #7583 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 09:58 AM
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The 4.7 is limited to 115. I'm sure the 4.0 is the same.
The limit on the WJ is 118 and I've hit a couple of times lol
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post #7584 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 10:26 AM
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A programmer can raise it to 140 MPH.

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post #7585 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 11:08 AM
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maybe it is just me but why would you want to go 140 in a jeep? secondly mine does not even read 140 I think it only goes to 125
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post #7586 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 11:17 AM
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I can see the H.O getting up there with a long enough straight away. I save anything over 110 for the 06" E500 Mercedes and the BMW's haha

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I'm not saying do 140 in your Jeep but it can't hurt to be able to.

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post #7588 of 42542 Old 01-12-2012, 12:09 PM
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ive maxed out my 4.7 on the hwy. even at 125 or whatever the limits at, its still smooth as baby butt.
on topic ill be passing up the wj to jump in the saturn and pick up my roommate from DIA. Im going to try the MMO in his fuel tank lol! i mean it already gets stellar mileage but lets see how good it goes

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I can see the H.O getting up there with a long enough straight away. I save anything over 110 for the 06" E500 Mercedes and the BMW's haha
My 08 Cobalt SS turbo did 180 MPH top speed (No I did not go that fast on the street). I did trap 118 MPH in the quarter mile with it as well. Stock turbo with some bolt ons and a super aggressive tune at 25 psi 12.8 A/F and 17* of timing (342 whp 410 wrtq 2900 lbs) Makes my 4.7 WJ seem like a slug LOL.
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on topic ill be passing up the wj to jump in the saturn and pick up my roommate from DIA.
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