Well, I thought I was going to add HID lights. Last night that was the plan. The delta H-4 glass was going to house the bulbs. Not! The ones I almost bought had only 1 setting.. no high beam.. worst yet.. after they are inside the delta housing you cannot seal out moisture. Rubber gasket seal isn't designed to do so in such a manner. So on comes the H-4 delta with it's original bulb back in pace. It will not create a tight fit with steel ring in place??? What?? There was some slop. I tried moving the rings from one side of the jeep to the other and then back to the other side.. no difference. So away both light set-ups go and after 2 hours of non productive time, I am back to the OEM sealed beam lights. Question, do they make an after market ring for holding the lights in place? Question, could the lights themselves be the wrong size even though the info which the parts company looked up stated they should have worked ? Just because they say that they will fit a wrangler.. could there be a possibility that some may be designed just for a Rubicon?? Hell ,I don't know. After fitting the ring on the light itself before I put it in the light socket area it was not as secure a fit as the OEM was.. I was hoping that when the ring was tightened down my luck might change.. No dice. I am trying to think outside the box here. I will order a few sets and then attempt to use whatever works. any brands with H-4 ability. Other than delta? Not that delta is bad but the more the merrier.
Uncle Willy, The InnKeeper #3
06 Rubicon locked and loaded....
Originally Posted by Panici
2005 TJ, Rockey Mountain Edition, 4.0, D44, 6-sp, Patriot Blue.
2002 Mustang GT 'Vert, 5-sp, not stock, Mineral Gray.
2001 Ranger XLT , 4.0, 5-sp, White.
Rocky Mountain Edition Club Member #5
Blue Jeep Club Member #242
Changed oil and power steering fluid....
2001 TJ Sport Amber Fire, Dual Tops/Dual Doors, 4.0, Banks Ram-Air, Banks S.S. Monster exhaust, five speed, NV3550, A.A. SYE/Tom Woods, 4:56 D30/D35, Detroit Truetrac at both ends, Solid diff covers, 4.5 R.E. Super Flex W/3.5 springs, adjustable upper and lower control arms, adjustable front and rear R.E. track bars, TeraFlex shock relocation brackets, R.E. Mono tube shocks, R.E. front stabilizer, R.E. 3/4" front spacer, 33 X 12.5 TrXus STS, M/T Classic-locks, ShrockWorks Rock Rails, Hanson 52" front bumper, EPi9.0 Superwinch with wireless control, Olympic rear bumper, Olympic Mountaineer rack, Bushwacker 6" Pocket Flares, Optima yellow top, IPF headlights W/ Fatboys, upgraded relay/wiring harness, KC Slims, Bosch rear lights, Garmin c550 GPS, Garmin 76S GPS, Cobra CB 148GTL W/Astatic Mic, Pioneer Sound, 3A Racing fire extinguishers. Manhattan Rated....
I changed my oil and air filter. Then Cleaned it to Sparkle till the Weekend.
()_) ()_)--♂-)_)RED JEEP #446“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there” - Will Rogers
Re-installed my Soft-top. It's getting a wee bit nipplely in the morning.
HIS: 97 Sport, 4" Rough Country X-Series, 33" Super Swamper LTB, Airaid Cold Air Intake, Banks Power Exhaust, Looking to "Fix" the axles soon
HERS: 09 Unlimited Rubicon Stock.... For now!!!!
Changed all fluids, bought a new Dana 30 w/ 456's and ARB locker, bought a new D35 w/ 4.56's, and installed new 7" fender flares. O.K. it might of been the last couple of days but it;s been a good week
5spd Banks Monster exhaust
Dana30 ARB Locker Dana 44 LSD 4.88's
4" Explorer Pro Comp lift
1 1/4 JKS BL Brown Dog 1" MML
RE monos Nasty's Disco's
15"x 8" soft 8's w/ 35"x12.5'' MT Baja MTZ
A to Z sliders. Nth degree oil pan skid
Rokmen gas skid steering skid Warn dif plate
Superwinch EPi 9000
Currie HD Tie rod
BESRK rear bumper w/swing out
Colorado Jeep Club Member #85
Some Call me RockDog
ordered some 4.5" Nth Lift springs. Replacing my 4" skyjackers.
buy my 4" springs
buy my 4" springs
Installed Old Man Emu 2.5 inch lift, OME Steering Stabilizer, JKS Quick Disconnects, and Fabtech Rocker Guards
00 TJ with a few mods. Hopefully more someday...
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