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post #1 of 106 Old 11-10-2011, 06:46 AM Thread Starter
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Oh my lord... (New people)

Really..

How come new peeps buy a jeep, then suddenly think they need a 6+inch lift?

Let me give you a hint.. You cant buy a cheap lift like, (lets just say) RC and some 35's, and expect to wheel it.


I just don't get it no mores.
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post #2 of 106 Old 11-10-2011, 06:58 AM
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You need to go here.

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been derrr.

Bored of dat.
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Oh you wanted a serious answer? Maybe because they are newbies and don't know much better? If you look at the full size trucks forums, most of those guys want huge lifts & tires so perhaps that is why.

To each their own, but it's up to more experienced members to teach and let the student make a decision they think is best for their rig.

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Your avatar clearly makes you out to be an expert on the subject.
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Your avatar clearly makes you out to be an expert on the subject.
Come again?

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Yup, this used to be a classy place.
Then, around June 2008, there was a sudden and unexplainable downturn in the forum's collective IQ and post quality.


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i joined in 2008..............i think june!
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i joined in 2008..............i think june!
Looks like to me 2010 - November

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Yup, this used to be a classy place.
Then, around June 2008, there was a sudden and unexplainable downturn in the forum's collective IQ and post quality.


I don't care where you sent it from.
what he said

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you mad bro?

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Really..

How come new peeps buy a jeep, then suddenly think they need a 6+inch lift?

Let me give you a hint.. You cant buy a cheap lift like, (lets just say) RC and some 35's, and expect to wheel it.

I just don't get it no mores.
What's up your butt?

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Being a newbie I'm confused, I thought the overarching philosophy here was "built not bought". What is a new person supposed to do, buy it and not do anything, buy it and only lift it an approved amount, wait until they've been a member for X amount of time and then lift??

I think a list of rules would help.


(This is idle curiosity on my part, I have no intention of lifting my jeep)
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Really..

How come new peeps buy a jeep, then suddenly think they need a 6+inch lift?

Let me give you a hint.. You cant buy a cheap lift like, (lets just say) RC and some 35's, and expect to wheel it.


I just don't get it no mores.
Wow, you are 22 years old and already know everything?
It took me 50 years to know everything.
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post #15 of 106 Old 11-10-2011, 12:08 PM
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Wow, you are 22 years old and already know everything?
It took me 50 years to know everything.
well then your DEFINITELY behind the curve....it only took me 30 ! LOL !!!

that being said there are quite a few loud mouths and smart ***** around here in the last year or two.

I was a member since 06 but had computer issues and had to re-register in 08.

QUOTE=billzcat1;wsar10 is right on point on this oil thread - as usual. Anyone reading this would be well-served taking his advice.


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