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post #13411 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 06:52 AM
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not today but over the past couple of days ...

-swapped in my dana44a with 4.56 gears
-new isolators (not in the front yet)
-new front to rear brake line (old one blew out while bleeding the brakes after the axle swap)
-mounted my 35s!!
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post #13412 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 07:01 AM
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I don't know if you've seen this already, but maybe this helps
Just before I read that I flipped up my seat and found that. The equalizer(part that joins the cable) is twisted,causing the rear cables to pop out. That explains not having tension on the handle.
I have to see if I can get the equalizer by itself or if I need the whole cable.

Thanks for the quick reply.

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post #13413 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 08:31 AM
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Sold my old trusty XJ with 225K miles and bought this a few weeks ago. 80K miles and clean!!!

I couldn't take the looks of this anymore:



So today, I did this:

BB, Rubicon rims, 255/75/17 Treadwrights. Blacked out the trim/cladding. Still got to trim the front bumper cover a bit.

BEATIFUL!

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post #13414 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 10:18 AM
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IMO 1/0 gauge is overkill unless you are running dual battery's or a high watt system. I prefer 8g as it doesn't draw as much juice from my battery. But if I was running 2 amps then I would go that big.

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post #13415 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 11:36 AM
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IMO 1/0 gauge is overkill unless you are running dual battery's or a high watt system. I prefer 8g as it doesn't draw as much juice from my battery. But if I was running 2 amps then I would go that big.
I am most likely going to be running 2 kicker L7 12's so i need a 1/0 gauge plus adding a winch at some point
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post #13416 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 11:43 AM
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I am most likely going to be running 2 kicker L7 12's so i need a 1/0 gauge plus adding a winch at some point
The L7 series sounds awesome. A buddy of mine has only one 12" L7 and it slams but isn't distorted like some other subs IMO, just clean crisp bass.
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post #13417 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 11:59 AM
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I am most likely going to be running 2 kicker L7 12's so i need a 1/0 gauge plus adding a winch at some point
Well yeah. 2 solos will
Def need 1/0 gauge. Those are serious wattage. What amps are you going to run?

Warhorse? Lol

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post #13418 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 12:32 PM
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I got kolak exhaust but no tailpipe not enough money to buy maybe later I will purchase it. Now I am ready to install !! I can't wait.
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post #13419 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 02:36 PM
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Sold my old trusty XJ with 225K miles and bought this a few weeks ago. 80K miles and clean!!!

I couldn't take the looks of this anymore:



So today, I did this:

BB, Rubicon rims, 255/75/17 Treadwrights. Blacked out the trim/cladding. Still got to trim the front bumper cover a bit.


whatd you use on your cladding?it looks great!
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post #13420 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 02:46 PM
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Well yeah. 2 solos will
Def need 1/0 gauge. Those are serious wattage. What amps are you going to run?

Warhorse? Lol
Well i looked into getting a Hifonics ZRX2000.1D
( http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_...RX2000.1D.html )
the L7's are 750 rms each so that would be 1500 rms and this amp is 2000 rms so it would leave it some wiggle room to not run at full capacity and last longer. I was told it would be enough to power them but i am still trying to get a list of everything i want and need before i buy it all
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post #13421 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 02:57 PM
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^

Check out power akoustik as well. Bout the same as Rockford or hifonics IMO

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post #13422 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 03:04 PM
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Just saw kicker has 1000w on amazon for under $350. That would be the way I would go (just me) Match up nice with the solos and the 1000w would draw less on your battery. Either way will be hella loud!

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Came down with some very violent death wobble today for the first time.... :/
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post #13424 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 04:09 PM
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Just saw kicker has 1000w on amazon for under $350. That would be the way I would go (just me) Match up nice with the solos and the 1000w would draw less on your battery. Either way will be hella loud!
1000w rms or peak? each sub is 750 rms a piece thats why i was leaning to the hifonics 2000 bc it was 2000 rms
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post #13425 of 43268 Old 09-14-2012, 04:33 PM
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IMO hifonics overrates their amps. Like a Sony 1000w I got from Walmart lol Only pushed about 350w lol I know for fact the kicker 1000w is underrated (last sheet I saw showed 1046w) But I know the brutus still pounds. My buddy has a 2000w power akoustik on 2 15" kickers rated at 300w a piece and it doesn't over power them at all. But if I was going w/ L7s I would spend the few extra dollars for the kicker amp. It will sound just as good if not better. Those cheap class d amps really drain the electrical system. Just my .02 which ever way you go you will be loud as ****!

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