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post #8776 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 09:02 AM
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Removed the Stock exhaust and installed a Gibson 3" Cat-Back exhaust. Now she sounds like a Hemi should. Might have to have someone take a look at my install though, it's really loud in the cab now. Just want to make sure I got it all together right and I don't have any leaks anywhere.
My exhaust is pretty loud in the cab too if that helps and I had a professional do it


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post #8777 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 09:05 AM
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I hope so can't stand having a v8 and no sound lol

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post #8778 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 09:14 AM
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I hope so can't stand having a v8 and no sound lol
Exactly my exhaust now gives my HEMI justice

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35% tinted front windows and 5% tint in the back.
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post #8779 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 09:47 AM
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Got some new garage doors and took the opportunity to build a loft with pull down stairs so I could clean the joint up. Now I can tuck both my girls away at night. (The 8 yo truck and 45 yo car get the indoor parking while the 2013 sits outside.) Lol
Love the pup, thinking about gettin a rot myself real soon.

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post #8780 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 11:23 AM
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Love the pup, thinking about gettin a rot myself real soon.
Go for it! They're awesome dogs. That is my third one. She just turned 1 on April first. This is the most aggressive/dominant Rotty I've had and she's still a sweetheart. For the most part they have the personality of a Golden Retriever. (They just look like they want to eat you!)

Just be warned, while they are great dogs, they can be very assertive. Set the rules and start training on day one. And above all make it clear who the boss is right from the start. They're very cute as puppies but they grow quickly and you don't want a pushy dog who weighs 120lbs and intimidates everyone who walks in the door.
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post #8781 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 11:49 AM
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Go for it! They're awesome dogs. That is my third one. She just turned 1 on April first. This is the most aggressive/dominant Rotty I've had and she's still a sweetheart. For the most part they have the personality of a Golden Retriever. (They just look like they want to eat you!)

Just be warned, while they are great dogs, they can be very assertive. Set the rules and start training on day one. And above all make it clear who the boss is right from the start. They're very cute as puppies but they grow quickly and you don't want a pushy dog who weighs 120lbs and intimidates everyone who walks in the door.
Exactly, I've done a lot of research. The perfect dog with the right training, the Dog whisperer is my best friend haha. Also quick question, I see you live in NJ, I'm moving up there in about a week. I see the state Law doesn't allow tint on the front windows, how strict are they with this up there? I just purchased my WK and it has Tint everywhere else but on the front, I think it looks weird. Do you think I will have a problem if I match it with the back?
thanks

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post #8782 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 12:02 PM
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Exactly, I've done a lot of research. The perfect dog with the right training, the Dog whisperer is my best friend haha. Also quick question, I see you live in NJ, I'm moving up there in about a week. I see the state Law doesn't allow tint on the front windows, how strict are they with this up there? I just purchased my WK and it has Tint everywhere else but on the front, I think it looks weird. Do you think I will have a problem if I match it with the back?
thanks
I get hassled about once a year for the tint. Usually they just use it as an excuse to get a closer look. I see lots of tinted windows up here though. It used to be a pain when they had yearly vehicle inspections, as they would make you remove it for inspection. But since they did away with that you just have to worry about the cops. As long as you're not doing anything stupid I believe it's just a $30 fine. I've had all my vehicles tinted for the past 20 years and I only got a ticket a few times.

Where are you moving to?
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post #8783 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 01:36 PM
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Exactly, I've done a lot of research. The perfect dog with the right training, the Dog whisperer is my best friend haha. Also quick question, I see you live in NJ, I'm moving up there in about a week. I see the state Law doesn't allow tint on the front windows, how strict are they with this up there? I just purchased my WK and it has Tint everywhere else but on the front, I think it looks weird. Do you think I will have a problem if I match it with the back?
thanks
I have had my f150 tinted for over 4 years now and have never been pulled over for it. My gf got a ticket for having her WK tinted about a month ago... $54 to the township of Princeton.

Buda's pup is a big sweetheart too!
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post #8784 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 02:46 PM
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Thanks for the info guys, figured it wouldn't be a big deal so I'm most likely gonna' go ahead with it. And Buda I'm heading up to Little Falls in Passaic county. It's North East about 20 min out of NYC, right around where Giants stadium is. I'm moving from South Florida so it's gonna' be a long drive but kinda excited to break in the new Jeep lol. How far's Woodbridge? Btw been checking out your build, looks awesome.

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post #8785 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 03:08 PM
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I have had my f150 tinted for over 4 years now and have never been pulled over for it. My gf got a ticket for having her WK tinted about a month ago... $54 to the township of Princeton.
Buda's pup is a big sweetheart too!
That sucks, my buddy that I coach with gave me a Sherrifs Office Family Member Gold Card. He told me it's not a "Free Pass" but it will help. Other people have said I can transport a dead body through NJ with that card and no one will bother me.



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Thanks for the info guys, figured it wouldn't be a big deal so I'm most likely gonna' go ahead with it. And Buda I'm heading up to Little Falls in Passaic county. It's North East about 20 min out of NYC, right around where Giants stadium is. I'm moving from South Florida so it's gonna' be a long drive but kinda excited to break in the new Jeep lol. How far's Woodbridge? Btw been checking out your build, looks awesome.

That's not far from me at all. I'm about 20 minutes from the NJ Giants Stadium.

And thank you.
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post #8786 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 05:57 PM
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Getting ready for a massive snow storm tonight, im psyched!

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Getting ready for a massive snow storm tonight, im psyched!

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Serious? Where?
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post #8788 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 07:08 PM
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Pulled a conversion van to the gas station. Easy - Peazy! My first time being the tower & not the towee.

Mental notes:
A.) Don't let someone else attach my strap to their vehicle, lest they tie it in a knot. Just Sayin'.
B.) More brake when putting tension in the line. I was feathering the brake (thought that would be slow enough). When it hit the end of the strap, that Jeep said "Go". Pretty sure the other guy & I weren't ready.

Either way, I got the strap to help people & I had a lot of fun doing it.

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post #8789 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 08:17 PM
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Serious? Where?
Boulder, Colorado. we didnt get much snow over the winter and we are supposed to get like 13 inches tonight and tomorrow. its not huge but then again its bigger than anything we got this winter.

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post #8790 of 15908 Old 04-08-2013, 08:38 PM
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Boulder, Colorado. we didnt get much snow over the winter and we are supposed to get like 13 inches tonight and tomorrow. its not huge but then again its bigger than anything we got this winter.
Haha well here in Boston we got freaking plenty this winter. Even a blizzard with 30" of snow. So done with that ****! Lol
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