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Unread 01-28-2014, 06:39 PM   #1
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Jk Needs for Rubicon

Hey jeepers! I'm going on Rubicon over the summer with the Jeep Jamboree, and I was wondering what sort of mods or equipment I would need. So far, I have a 3 inch lift kit and Mickey Thompson wheels and tires. What else do I need? Thanks for all of your help.

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Unread 01-28-2014, 06:48 PM   #2
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We can't tell you what you might need, unless we know what you already have. M/T wheels and tires don't tell us much. What size tires?
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Unread 01-29-2014, 01:56 PM   #3
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What you have is fine. The jamboree people will have a trail crew to get thru the rough spots.
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Unread 01-31-2014, 07:29 PM   #4
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Jk Tires

I have 33" in tires
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Unread 01-31-2014, 08:15 PM   #5
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Unread 01-31-2014, 10:36 PM   #6
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You can basically take a stock jeep through the trail when the jambo is running
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Unread 02-23-2014, 09:15 AM   #7
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Take lots of water and snacks for the trail. Oh... and a gas mask for all the dust!
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Unread 02-23-2014, 09:22 AM   #8
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stock jeeps get through without the Jamboree. DUST lots of very fine dust........back in the 70's we ran it in stock jeeps no lockers. on 30"s. Trail has changed a LOT. i went back in 2012 we had 7 jeeps. one was a JKU with a 2" lift on 33"s no lockers. only pulled wire once.

i would be sure its mechanically sound. I hate it when people bring parts that should have been put on BEFORE they go out. nothing worse than the guy that has beat u joints and a few new spares and waits for it to break out on the trail.......
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