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post #2776 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:23 PM
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I removed the bikini duster and jammer and put back on my factory softtop. I just

like the change. It's getting really pretty out though, I think ill have the top down

a lot now.

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post #2777 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:39 PM
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Froze in the 45 degree temp's with the top down and got the metal to fab a windshield mounted cb bracket.
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post #2778 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:49 PM
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changed the oil (mobil 1 oil filter) valvoline 10w 30 max life oil. ordered front and rear pinion seal (well called outer sealf or rear) and new rear diff cover for my d35 cuz i just don't like that rubber plug. and a diff cover seal for the front. i hear u bob i actually use a blanket that i just wrap up in on my way to school in the mornings now. kids think i'm crazy and all i say is "it's a jeep thing you woulndt understand".
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post #2779 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:51 PM
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mounted cb, installed swing away carrier, getting ready to wire rock lights, put on new winch line and drover her around
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post #2780 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:51 PM
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Originally Posted by SecondTJ
throw those in the garbage. there have been lots of threads about how crappy they are, the jeeps just dont like them
What do you feel should replace them if I were to throw them out?

Got my drivers side upper half door back from the upolster... it was freakin cold without it.

installed new o2 sensor fixing my hesitation/bucking/idle problem...

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post #2781 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:54 PM
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I had to listen to my vavles ping in every friggin gear. WTF is going on?? I've done new spark plugs, new filters, and a seafoam treatment.

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post #2782 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 08:54 PM
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heck yea let it snow. i can't wait for some of that. better make sure ive got my tow ropes in case i come across a hummer stuck on the side of the road hehe.
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Drove up to Nashville, TN, to pick up a set of 2000 Silver Half Doors. Returned home late so I'll take some pic's this weekend and post them. Got 20.4 mpg going about 75-80 mph.

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post #2784 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 11:09 PM
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Oil change, power steering fluid change. that's about it.
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post #2785 of 111095 Old 10-13-2006, 11:25 PM
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Well today my driver side caliper froze up on me. So I replaced both calipers and pads with a new set of loaded mopar calipers, got a new driverside rotor, and ordered some new tires for it. 33x12.5 Bias ply TSL's
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Got my new currie steering system installed. So far it seems to be working great.

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post #2787 of 111095 Old 10-14-2006, 01:15 AM
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Well the first part of the journey comes to a close. I picked up the '06 X in midnight blue today, friday the 13th. some said 'hey buddy that's bad luck pickin up a new car' but i came prepared. Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast was a suitable first soundtrack.
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post #2788 of 111095 Old 10-14-2006, 04:56 AM
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Originally Posted by SecondTJ
you on stock height or lifted?
stock Rubi for now.....definately improved the ride

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post #2789 of 111095 Old 10-14-2006, 07:23 AM
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Originally Posted by bandit222
Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast was a suitable first soundtrack.

Ex - 2001 Wrangler, 2" BB, 32" BGF AT's. JKS Quicker Disconnects, Oil Pan Skid, Steering Box Skid. Hard Top, Soft Top, Safari Top, Olympic Mountaineer Rack.

Current - 2008 Unlimited Wrangler Rubicon. Rock Krawler Stock Mod 2.5" lift, 35x12.50x15 Cooper STT's on Pro-Comp D-Windows, Husky Floor Liners, Mastercraft Grab Handles, Weathertech Side Window Deflectors, Hitch mounted D-Ring, Rancho Oil Pan Skid, Rugged Ridge E-Disco Skid, and a Skid Row Evap Canister Skid plate.

It is better to keep one's mouth shut and be thought a fool.... than to open it and remove all doubt.
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post #2790 of 111095 Old 10-14-2006, 07:28 AM
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well... I just woke up, but yesterday I put the top and doors on for the winter. It was getting cold for the bikini

Stretched TJ , Coil overs, 42" IROKS, 60/14 bolt...
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