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post #1546 of 15912 Old 10-17-2011, 11:33 PM
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ill get pics tomorrow... also no when im going straight my steering wheel sits a couple degrees clockwise... i dont know how to fix that b/c it doesnt pull


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post #1547 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 05:36 AM
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ill get pics tomorrow... also no when im going straight my steering wheel sits a couple degrees clockwise... i dont know how to fix that b/c it doesnt pull
If your wheel was straight, and now its off a bit, your alignmnet is mesed up wheather it pulls or not. Have it checked out.

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post #1548 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 05:50 PM
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I brought it to the mechanic to get the starter fixed.
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post #1549 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 07:28 PM
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i showed it off to my buddy who just bought a lifted ram 1500 and wants to go off roading lol
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post #1550 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 09:15 PM
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I heard a horrible sound going into a driveway pretty fast. Couldn't replicate it, almost sounded like metal fan blades hitting something, or a sheet of metal smashing flat onto more metal. Wasn't prepared for it and was pretty pissed off at the time, hence the fast driveway.

I've been getting a small rotational sound when braking for the last week or so sounding like its coming from dead center below the engine but have wrote it off as me being paranoid. (Have to have the windows up and music off to hear it.) Wonder if it's related. I'm due for an oil change, could go to the dealer and use a $25 oil change and front end inspection email I got. (I don't know how they take it when they diagnose and you say "oh thanks I'll fix that" and leave.)

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post #1551 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 10:03 PM
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well... took it to get aligned and found out i need to replace my inner tie rod before i got it aligned, so i got the part for around $50 and am waiting on time to replace it (this weekend).

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post #1552 of 15912 Old 10-18-2011, 10:27 PM
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Sounds like you got lucky it only bent slightly. Normally they will bend a lot more. That is one of the spare parts I make sure I have in the Jeep when I off road! If it bends too much, you won't be driving it anywhere!

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post #1553 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 06:22 AM
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Sounds like you got lucky it only bent slightly. Normally they will bend a lot more. That is one of the spare parts I make sure I have in the Jeep when I off road! If it bends too much, you won't be driving it anywhere!
Lol, last winter, my brother drove the jeep 30 mph into a curb to avoid a sliding car and it messed up the front end pretty good. I wonder how bad that was messed up? Because he broke the wheel, and bent nameless parts under there.

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post #1554 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 07:20 AM
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Last night I got my Jeep pretty muddy on some trails, and stumbled across a JK stuck in some mud and had to pull him out, told him its probably a bad idea to go Mudding with bald tires

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post #1555 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 07:31 AM
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Finally got around to my Tinted Taillights. Now I have to wait for the rain to clear up so I can apply them.
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post #1556 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 08:25 AM
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Well lucky for me I can still drive it to school and back till this weekend

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post #1557 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 09:55 AM
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My starter went, leaving me stranded in a parking lot. Got it manually started from beneath, drove it to the stealership, then told the mechanic NOT to turn it off....which he did. Now he knows whats wrong with it. lol

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post #1558 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 06:05 PM
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i got my 7W led reverse lights in
cant wait to install
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post #1559 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 07:06 PM
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Hardwired in a GPS and a USB Charging port for an iPhone. Pics will be posted if you guys are interested.
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post #1560 of 15912 Old 10-19-2011, 07:12 PM
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I'd def be interested to see that

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