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Old 10-28-2009, 04:02 AM
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

I take the air dam off, change oil, make sure air pressure is right, clean the engine itself really good.
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

why take the air dam off?
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Old 10-28-2009, 09:37 AM
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

Hmmmm you guys got me wondering about the air dam thing..
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Old 10-28-2009, 09:56 AM
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

good question is.. how do you take the air dam off? I've tried a few times but every time I feel like its going to break. I can't seem to get it to wiggle loose at all! Any pointers??
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Old 10-28-2009, 10:25 AM
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

O6 I don't know, 08+ theres 3 plugs in the front air dam and 2 behind the air dam on the side you give 1/4 turn and pull out, then there's little clips/tabs along the seam that connect to the bumper you can use a flat head to get out.
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

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O6 I don't know, 08+ theres 3 plugs in the front air dam and 2 behind the air dam on the side you give 1/4 turn and pull out, then there's little clips/tabs along the seam that connect to the bumper you can use a flat head to get out.
We were all waiting for you to break the air dam that day. LOLOLOLOL
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

LOL 1 metal clip that hilds the inner black part to the outter dam broke but it's in the middle so whatever. I'll live with it. LOL
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

I keep her in the garage for the winter/Rain /Snow/ LOL .
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

lol... me too.
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Re: Any pointers to getting ready for winter

Hearing that folks are putting their Jeeps in the garage for the winter makes me sad. Yeah my 09' Mustang will be put to bed shortly and awaken come spring. But the Jeeps? Hell no! They are all giddy with anticipation over the foul weather ahead! Some might not understand but I live for snowy days knowing that I'll have little difficulty getting where I want to go.

All I do in preparation for winter is make sure the maintenance stuff is up to date, the batteries are in good shape, each has a set of jumpers, ice scraper/brush, and a set of decent tires.

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A def on the Tires!
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