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post #1 of 14 Old 02-22-2012, 12:04 AM Thread Starter
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First Jeep and a Newbie

11 KK all stock. Any clubs in RI area that accepts beginners running stock equipment? I would like to see if this is something my family would be interested in doing.

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post #2 of 14 Old 02-27-2012, 06:53 PM
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I am a member of Ronin Wheelers of New England. Most members are from RI and Eastern CT. We don't currently have anyone running stock that I can think of, but have had some in the past. We would be game to take you out. Depending on the trail we are running, you could either ride along with another member, or run your own. We wouldn't put you on a trail for which your Jeep is not capable.

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I am a member of Ronin Wheelers of New England. Most members are from RI and Eastern CT. We don't currently have anyone running stock that I can think of, but have had some in the past. We would be game to take you out. Depending on the trail we are running, you could either ride along with another member, or run your own. We wouldn't put you on a trail for which your Jeep is not capable.

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Thanks. In a couple of weeks I will be picking up my skids and hooks and putting them on. I am unable to lift because my fiancee has enough difficulty getting in as it is. I am an amateur photographer and would like to shoot some while out and about as well.

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What size tire are you running?

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Currently running the stock 225/75/16 Goodyear.

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most clubs have a min tire size.

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You would not believe what I did today with my 100% stock Grand Cherokee running 225/75R15's . . .
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I am unable to lift because my fiancee has enough difficulty getting in as it is.
just a question.... is she vertically challenged? how does she have a hard time getting in a stock suv? not poking fun.

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just a question.... is she vertically challenged? how does she have a hard time getting in a stock suv? not poking fun.
She has a back injury that makes it difficult at times to get in. Lifting it would increase the difficulty.

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She has a back injury that makes it difficult at times to get in. Lifting it would increase the difficulty.
that sucks... good luck. happy wheeling.

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I have a mostly stock yj, 31 in tires and 1-1/2 in lift, im looking for a club to join, please PM me info
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I have a mostly stock yj, 31 in tires and 1-1/2 in lift, im looking for a club to join, please PM me info
If you are around today then stop by Warwick City Park. Ocean State Jeepsters will be there between 11-2 (or so) holding our quarterly business meeting and cookout. You can't miss us. There will be about 30 Jeeps parked in a line.

P.S. Our synchronized drinking team will probably hit a local watering hole afterward.
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post #13 of 14 Old 04-29-2012, 09:16 AM
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Mind if a Ronin stops by and crashes the party? I'll be in the area all afternoon.

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You should have dropped in. We had a great time.
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