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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:01 AM   #6556
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We aren't abandoning jeeps, check my sig. She'll be with out one for a year or two and then get another. I'll put it in the FS here as it's a very nice one. Somebody is going to get a great vehicle reasonable. I wish I could afford to keep it and sell my WJ.

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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:08 AM   #6557
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I've been a lurker on this site for a while now but recently I added some AEV Pintler wheels w/ General Grabbers and a 4xGuard front skid. Next mods will be adding a backup battery, BT catch can, quick drain valve for the oil and a 4xguard matrix. I'm still unsure if I want a lift or not.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:24 AM   #6558
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I couldn't imagine 4.40! It's 3.49 where I live. I guess I'm spoiled
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:28 AM   #6559
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Texas:
$3.27/gal for regular unleaded.
$3.79/gal for diesel.

Two years ago, Diesel was $.15/gal less than gas. Now it's $.52/gal more. *mutter*
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...you never, ever, skimp on suspension and tires as they will save your *** when you do something stupid - and .. you *will* do something stupid.
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Rock crawling is a whole 'nother animal. To me, the off-camber low rpm negotiation of lines provides a different type of adrenaline than plowing through mud. It's terrifying at times, but the pride of looking back at what you just climbed over is what is addictive.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:45 AM   #6560
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3.16/gallon around here with 3.80 for diesel I believe. I was filling up the take the other day and some guy asked if her could use the pump in the same lane for diesel. I said go ahead. Apparently diesel was $4.57 there since it was near a large trucking/mining area in Kentucky.

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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:46 AM   #6561
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Just changed engine oil with royal purple 5w-20 and I'm getting this code. Anyone encountered this?
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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:21 AM   #6562
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Just changed engine oil with royal purple 5w-20 and I'm getting this code. Anyone encountered this?
wow, would would have thought the engine would know the difference. I use 5w-30 I think
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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:22 AM   #6563
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Just changed engine oil with royal purple 5w-20 and I'm getting this code. Anyone encountered this?
I got the same thing. There's a lot about it here on JF. Heres a pretty good thread. There's a TSB on this too.

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f67/p...t-code-933260/

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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:26 AM   #6564
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There's a link to the TSB in that thread too (btw).

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Unread 10-31-2012, 12:05 PM   #6565
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I installed my front bilsteins last week and my stillens came in the mail yesterday they are going on tomorrow
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Unread 10-31-2012, 04:49 PM   #6566
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Installed the right upper control arm today. Much more snug, but theres still some sort of occasional rattling when I go over a large bump, coming from the front right. Not sure what it is, but all the bolts and nuts are nice and tight. Also had my 265/70-17s mounted. Had to run across the street to advanced auto and buy some wheel spacers because the ball joint end was contacting the tire. Then the guys in the shop took a sawzall to the bolt end and now its got quite a bit more clearance.
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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:37 PM   #6567
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Posted it on CL. It's officially for sale.
WK for sale.
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Unread 11-01-2012, 12:19 AM   #6568
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Originally Posted by mak90
I've been a lurker on this site for a while now but recently I added some AEV Pintler wheels w/ General Grabbers and a 4xGuard front skid. Next mods will be adding a backup battery, BT catch can, quick drain valve for the oil and a 4xguard matrix. I'm still unsure if I want a lift or not.
I never thought I was going to want a lift but if you spend enough time here then I guarantee you will be swayed. The jeep is totally different after installing a lift and looks so much better with one.

I went with the OME HD lift, which is probably the most popular lift on here.

Here's a picture of mine next to a stock.



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Unread 11-01-2012, 07:00 AM   #6569
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I never thought I was going to want a lift but if you spend enough time here then I guarantee you will be swayed. The jeep is totally different after installing a lift and looks so much better with one.

I went with the OME HD lift, which is probably the most popular lift on here.

Here's a picture of mine next to a stock.



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That looks really good!

Once I get ready to buy new tires I might think about a lift. I'd hate to lift it and have the stock tire size for 40-50k miles.
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Unread 11-01-2012, 07:30 AM   #6570
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That looks really good!

Once I get ready to buy new tires I might think about a lift. I'd hate to lift it and have the stock tire size for 40-50k miles.
Nothings wrong with stock tires as long as ur lifted!
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