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post #8146 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 06:15 PM
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I agree with these guys ^^^ $2700 is a SCAM!

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post #8147 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 06:43 PM
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Ok, the dealer tells me that I need new upper and lower control arm bushings. What would my fellow WK owners do? Let the dealer do it for $2700, find a bushing set after market and have the local shop I trust do the install, or...?
Please help!
Wowzers! Def get a second opinion. Shop around a little.

Replaced my lift gate struts with strongarm ones. Great improvment over a pair of vise grips holding it up.

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post #8148 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 06:58 PM
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After installing my suspension, tires/wheels, Stillen brakes, and doing both the pinch weld and expanded grill mod this past weekend, I proceeded to just order the Saguaro 3/4" D Ring Shackle kit, and the 4xGuard front guard. I cant believe how awesome the jeep is looking, this Jeep thing is addicting. And to top it off, I had the jeep in for alignment and another round of tire balancing and low and behold, it drives great now, no steering shake, just a nice ride. Hope these parts come quick, I cant wait to put them on!
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post #8149 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 07:40 PM
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Where did you get those tail lights, and how much. They look really nice.
They are the Spyder led tail lights with 7w reverse leds. Forgot where I got them. Check newegg.com

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post #8150 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 07:45 PM
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Oh yea I got my lift and strus/shocks from him, awesome guy. If you don't mind me asking, how much did it run you for the whole setup? I priced it out about two weeks ago from amazon and various sites and it was around $250 for everything shipped.
I can't find that invoice for some reason. I thought I paid bout 350 but I could be wrong. That damn bezel was around hundred bucks.

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post #8151 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:14 PM
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Just won $1000!!!!! Wooooo!!!!
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post #8152 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:17 PM
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Nice. Time for an upgrade

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post #8153 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:22 PM
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Hahaha still doesn't compare to what I won last April:
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post #8154 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:23 PM
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Nice! What are these things called? I might check them out next time I stop for gas. (Which would be soon)

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post #8155 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:27 PM
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Nice! What are these things called? I might check them out next time I stop for gas. (Which would be soon)
Scratch tickets. Massachusetts probably has the best lottery in the country! After federal and state tax, I took home $14,000, not bad.
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post #8156 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 09:31 PM
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Oh they are exclusive to MA? Darn. And they are just called scratch tickets? I thought they would have a specific name.

And 14k, I would be pretty happy

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post #8157 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 10:39 PM
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No not just MA, other states should have lottery scratch tickets. What state do you live in?
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post #8158 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 11:38 PM
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Well Chicago got about 8" of snow tonight and I finally got a chance to test out the s4xc shackle mounts and shackles. I was driving down the street and saw this big astro van spin out, do a 360, and go off the side of the road, just missing a big tree! it was a 16 year old kid and he looked pretty scared haha. needless to say I immediately pulled over, got out the tow strap and pulled him back on the road with minimal effort. Very pleased with the WK and those shackles.

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post #8159 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 11:45 PM
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Well Chicago got about 8" of snow tonight and I finally got a chance to test out the s4xc shackle mounts and shackles. I was driving down the street and saw this big astro van spin out, do a 360, and go off the side of the road, just missing a big tree! it was a 16 year old kid and he looked pretty scared haha. needless to say I immediately pulled over, got out the tow strap and pulled him back on the road with minimal effort. Very pleased with the WK and those shackles.
Glad there is some kind people out there still! Also can't wait for my shackles to come in thursday
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post #8160 of 16266 Old 03-05-2013, 11:47 PM
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Glad there is some kind people out there still! Also can't wait for my shackles to come in thursday
haha my previous car was a crappy little Ford Taurus and I spun out a few winters ago very similar to the way he did. Some random dude stopped and pulled me out with his pickup truck. I told myself when I got the WK that I'd help the first person I saw in need

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