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Old 05-26-2012, 08:11 AM
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Ya that bull bar is going to go soon enough. Next step is a small lift. I want to do the matrix, but was trying to see about mounting the lights to the bumper in some fashion in the meantime. Have seen a few things but I am no fabricator and lack a great number of tools.
Move the lights behind the grille. Unless you want to drill holes in your bumper. I even attempted to have them free float in front of the grille but that was an epic fail. Not matter what I did they vibrated.
I am with coop, buy the matrix, even if it's just the center part.
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Old 05-26-2012, 07:20 PM
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Move the lights behind the grille. Unless you want to drill holes in your bumper. I even attempted to have them free float in front of the grille but that was an epic fail. Not matter what I did they vibrated.
I am with coop, buy the matrix, even if it's just the center part.
I have the Hella Black Magics myself. How did you mount yours behind the grille if you don't mind me asking?
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Old 05-26-2012, 08:25 PM
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I have the Hella Black Magics myself. How did you mount yours behind the grille if you don't mind me asking?
I will take a couple pics for you tomorrow.
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I will take a couple pics for you tomorrow.
Thanks a lot! That would be very much appreciated.
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Old 05-26-2012, 10:05 PM
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Re: Flaunt your Rack!

Hey guys finished up my rola install. wanted to be a little different so i decided to also get the rola extension, really like it!!



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Re: Flaunt your Rack!

Looks good, Jvenrick! I really like that green color of your jeep as well.
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Old 05-27-2012, 08:32 AM
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Looks good, Jvenrick! I really like that green color of your jeep as well.
x2. That green is becoming one of my favorite colors.
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Old 05-27-2012, 09:58 AM
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Re: Flaunt your Rack!

Thanks guys. Yeah, I waited about 5 months to buy a WK just because i wanted a green one so bad and they are hard to find... glad I waited! ha
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Re: Flaunt your Rack!

Hey does anyone have any recommendations for a good Jerry can the works well with the Rola rack? Something that is not so tall but flatter and wider?
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Old 06-23-2012, 07:49 PM
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Re: Flaunt your Rack!

You can give these a look:

4 gal.

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Those are pretty awesome looking. Do you know if they can be stored on their side with out leaking?
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Sorry no idea! I have never used them. Try reading some reviews.
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