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Unread 04-15-2011, 10:42 PM   #6766
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Replaced my rear brake pads at 70,300mi. Still has factory front pads....
The BLD uses the brakes more than my foot does, with a manual tranny

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Unread 04-16-2011, 02:37 AM   #6767
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Replaced the stock speaker's with 6.5 Kicker 3 ways...

Then installed blue led lights under the seat, front and back of center consule.

Installed back up camera, but the woman doesn't like it but its there... (sure helps when hooking up the trailer by myself)
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Unread 04-16-2011, 03:57 AM   #6768
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I only gave her a tub ..... and then went down the river to catch the sunset with the Mrs and little one.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 07:31 AM   #6769
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I only gave her a tub ..... and then went down the river to catch the sunset with the Mrs and little one.
Im scratching my head... never seen two full sized spares on ther back of a Jeep... Photoshop?
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Unread 04-16-2011, 07:37 AM   #6770
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Im scratching my head... never seen two full sized spares on ther back of a Jeep... Photoshop?
Doesn't look like a photoshop. Wild.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:25 AM   #6771
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I only gave her a tub ..... and then went down the river to catch the sunset with the Mrs and little one.
pretty Jeep... you expecting a flat ?
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:31 AM   #6772
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pretty Jeep... you expecting a flat ?
That is a pretty Jeep - that river you're sitting next to looks beautiful as well - where in Australia is that?
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:59 AM   #6773
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What kind of rack is that that holds TWO ?
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Unread 04-16-2011, 09:00 AM   #6774
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That is a pretty Jeep - that river you're sitting next to looks beautiful as well - where in Australia is that?
I'm in Cairns, Australia.

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pretty Jeep... you expecting a flat ?
Here in North Queensland we have "The Cape". It's renowned for it's vast wilderness and indigenous lands. If you live north of Townsville, the Cape is where it's at. Only if you get a flat up there - They fly in 35's. You could be waiting weeks.

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Im scratching my head... never seen two full sized spares on ther back of a Jeep... Photoshop?
As above states ... little bit of home engineering. Took months. Have a build thread on an Aussie forum. Am I allowed to post a link ? Made it so the tire brackets bolt onto the swing aways like spare tire spacers. So I'm now looking at making jerry holders to also bolt onto the swing aways. So I can go 2 spares, or 4 jerrys or a spare and two jerrys.

It's yet to get powdercoated (I just sprayed it up) as I wanted to see if anything fell off and was bouncing away in the rear view mirror ... but she's been solid as a rock. Even had the Mrs standing on the 35's while they were open.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 09:13 AM   #6775
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Home engineering? That's impressive. Absolutely beautiful.

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Unread 04-16-2011, 09:37 AM   #6776
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Put away the hard top and pulled out the ORH's soft top.

Pulled the drive shafts for some inspection and maintenance.

Wheeled it.

Good day.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 09:48 AM   #6777
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I'm in Cairns, Australia.



Here in North Queensland we have "The Cape". It's renowned for it's vast wilderness and indigenous lands. If you live north of Townsville, the Cape is where it's at. Only if you get a flat up there - They fly in 35's. You could be waiting weeks.





As above states ... little bit of home engineering. Took months. Have a build thread on an Aussie forum. Am I allowed to post a link ? Made it so the tire brackets bolt onto the swing aways like spare tire spacers. So I'm now looking at making jerry holders to also bolt onto the swing aways. So I can go 2 spares, or 4 jerrys or a spare and two jerrys.

It's yet to get powdercoated (I just sprayed it up) as I wanted to see if anything fell off and was bouncing away in the rear view mirror ... but she's been solid as a rock. Even had the Mrs standing on the 35's while they were open.
Very impressive.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 09:54 AM   #6778
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wow. dual spare, that's intense!!!
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Unread 04-16-2011, 11:04 AM   #6779
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Outstanding! Now, what do you mean by "I only gave her a tub"?
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Unread 04-16-2011, 12:34 PM   #6780
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Outstanding! Now, what do you mean by "I only gave her a tub"?
I was thinking the same thing. I was able to take mine out today and run errands, didn't have to get anything too bulky.
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