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Building a Bumper?Ruffstuff Axle Simple Swap Kit!~Artec JK 1 TON SWAP~

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Unread 11-26-2013, 03:45 PM   #46
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Do you already need new tires? If so get the dura tracs, I love mine. If not get the bumper n winch.
Ehhh they're that like 25%. Decided to order the new bumper! Winch in about 2 weeks!

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Unread 11-27-2013, 12:23 AM   #47
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Alright since the new bumper doesn't have places for the stock fog lights, mine are melted anyways, I ordered a set of 2, cheap, 6", fog lights and H3 HID bulbs. Should swap right over and be able to use my existing ballasts and my OEM fog light switch.
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Unread 11-27-2013, 12:24 AM   #48
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Unread 11-27-2013, 06:57 AM   #49
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Nice bumper! I had cheap LEDs in my fog lights and my bumper didn't have a place for the factory fogs so I ran a 15" LED light bar to my fog light switch. Just wish there was a way to override the turn off with the high beams! :-(
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Unread 11-28-2013, 12:01 AM   #50
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Nice bumper! I had cheap LEDs in my fog lights and my bumper didn't have a place for the factory fogs so I ran a 15" LED light bar to my fog light switch. Just wish there was a way to override the turn off with the high beams! :-(
Yeah I know! The TJ has an override. But no love for us.
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Unread 11-28-2013, 12:02 AM   #51
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Alright so the bumper was back ordered 2-3 weeks, but its still a steal so I figured what the hell. Gonna order the Warn VR-8000 in about 2 weeks.
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Unread 12-03-2013, 04:28 AM   #52
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Fog lights are here. HID bulbs should be here soon. All that's left to order is the brake pump relocation bracket and the winch.


Looking at the Engo winch as well. Any input on the VR8000 vs the Engo is appreciated...
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Unread 12-03-2013, 12:44 PM   #53
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I have the Engo 10k with Synthetic line. Damn thing pulls my jeep up anything I want it to, and for the price is just fine by me.
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Unread 12-04-2013, 02:21 AM   #54
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I have the Engo 10k with Synthetic line. Damn thing pulls my jeep up anything I want it to, and for the price is just fine by me.
Yeah its quite a bit cheaper than the Warn.
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Unread 12-07-2013, 12:58 AM   #55
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Okay so we got some snow today (6-12" depending where) and the Jeep did insanely well!! Here are some pictures...
Just after it started


My friend's 13 Rubi


Stuck F-150


The Raptor got some action today as well


Pulling the battery out of my Karmann Ghia for the winter with my grandpa


On my way home from work when it was pretty much ice


Scariest part of the day was when a truck decided to take a corner way too fast and slide directly for me. Luckily I acted quick and accelerated out of the way just in time.

Be safe out there!
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Unread 12-07-2013, 01:15 AM   #56
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In other news I finally got around to redoing the premium membership. Kept forgetting to do it lol
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Unread 12-07-2013, 06:06 PM   #57
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Lucky you guys got snow. Up in portland there was none! Jealous..

Jeep looks good man
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Unread 12-07-2013, 11:37 PM   #58
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Lucky you guys got snow. Up in portland there was none! Jealous..

Jeep looks good man
Usually its the other way around!! haha
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Unread 12-07-2013, 11:38 PM   #59
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Alright more snow pics...


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Unread 12-07-2013, 11:49 PM   #60
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HIDs are in the 6" fog lights. Bumper is expected to ship in a couple days.
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