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Unread 09-18-2013, 03:24 PM   #18826
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Installed a mesh screen grill thingy. It was cheap, simple and I think looks better.



Also installed a fire extinguisher and holder.



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Unread 09-18-2013, 03:35 PM   #18827
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Got my national guard plates in the mail yesterday. They went on today. I drove it to work to spite the wife. She insists I drive our Prius to work to save gas, and then took the Jeep to work last night and pretended not to hear me tell her to take the Prius. She's trying to convince me that the Prius is mine and that the Jeep is hers.

The obvious solution is to trade the Prius in for a soft top Rubicon for me.
Makes sense to me, good luck!
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Unread 09-18-2013, 03:58 PM   #18828
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The obvious solution is to trade the Prius in for a soft top Rubicon for me.[/QUOTE]

Can't argue with that logic...
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Unread 09-18-2013, 10:47 PM   #18829
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Also installed a fire extinguisher and holder.

I'd suggest turning that around 180°. Otherwise, in a collision it will be flying all around the cabin.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 06:28 AM   #18830
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Got my national guard plates in the mail yesterday. They went on today. I drove it to work to spite the wife. She insists I drive our Prius to work to save gas, and then took the Jeep to work last night and pretended not to hear me tell her to take the Prius. She's trying to convince me that the Prius is mine and that the Jeep is hers.

The obvious solution is to trade the Prius in for a soft top Rubicon for me.
I would say trade the wife but that might cost more.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 07:35 AM   #18831
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I'd suggest turning that around 180°. Otherwise, in a collision it will be flying all around the cabin.
If I ever get in a wreck hard enough to have that thing fly out, I'll be dead anyway so it doesn't matter. It's in there very tight. But I moved it to the lower brace thing, didn't like it up there.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 08:54 AM   #18832
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Installed a mesh screen grill thingy. It was cheap, simple and I think looks better.


That looks good. Is it DYI or a kit?
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Unread 09-19-2013, 09:28 AM   #18833
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Have a few posts coming from this last week and finally done with this weeks projects. Bought my friends beat up Warn xd9000i. Tore it apart and degreased it and got new gaskets, new clutch handle, oring, retainer clips and put it back together. Required some stuff and got it hard wired into the jeep. While it was torn apart also painted it and got hooked up with the factory decals to make it look brand new. Unbelievably stoked on the result. Works perfectly. Synthetic line coming soon.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 09:31 AM   #18834
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"New" Warn winch. Also had to refab my bumper to get the winch to fit. I had initially welded the bull bar back to far and the winch didn't sit center on the bumper. Built a fairlead bracket and added some side supports to the bumper to attach to the frame.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:16 AM   #18835
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Got some semi cheapo lights just to get things moving. They will eventually be replaced with LEDs. Got my a-pillar switch panel and rocker switches and started the install. Painted the jeep 4x4 lettering to match the jeeps other accents. Result is good enough for now.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:21 AM   #18836
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Everything wired in, Sasquatch lights working. winch power working. 3 pics down the side show
Installed, headlights on, and then rocker switches all turned on. Added a another switch above the rockers that will eventually wire in to the rock lights. This is one of my favorite mods I've done. Rocker switches from Otrattw.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:24 AM   #18837
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Got a notice that it was my jeeps 1 year anniversary! Happy birthday jeep. it got pinch seams cut and a soft top. I think she likes it.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:28 AM   #18838
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After a refab of the front bumper the rear carrier got some work as well. Moved it closer to the jeep moved the cb antenna to a better location, built 3rd brake light extension bracket, attached my axe to my rack to have a complete set of recovery gear and moved my hi lift to the carrier. So stoked how it came out.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:35 AM   #18839
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Last one! Took her out to play. Long week worth of stuff. Thanks to Sparrows for all his help. Now to edit more video and get some new ones posted! Wooo!
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Unread 09-19-2013, 11:44 AM   #18840
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Used it to knock a MR2 off a set of jack stands. Worked really well.
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