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Old 09-05-2014, 07:11 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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KYB makes a great shock! It would be either them or Koni for me if Bilstien wasn't so easily accessible over here. Are the KYB's actually adjustable? How do they adjust?
No, there is no external adjustment possible on these KYB´s, only the AGX have that, but don´t know if they are available for our jeep. The name probably makes you think that they are adjustable, but they are not.

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Old 09-05-2014, 08:03 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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The steering damper also makes a big difference, eventhough i still have to do something about the fair amount of play what i have on the steering gearbox.
Unless yours is exceptionally bad buddy I think that's just life with a WJ. Every one I've ever driven had that same old sloppy on center feel to them. If you go back through the old reviews and road tests that was always a chief complaint about a WJ. My Wrangler with 160k on it has tighter steering than any of our WJ's ever did.
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OK, fine...I'll admit...some amber lamps are good, and necessary.
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Old 09-07-2014, 11:08 PM
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I used mine like a pack mule.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Ok, so I have some work to do now the kit has arrived!
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Old 09-08-2014, 09:28 PM
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Ok, so I have some work to do now the kit has arrived!
Somebody has some work to do! You'll be happy with all of that stuff, that's for sure.
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Old 09-13-2014, 09:14 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Got a few parts to install

First off - Autometer oil pressure gauge since my WJ has a dummy on/off unit in the dash. This replaced the trans temp gauge which will go back in the cubby below the HVAC controls.
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Old 09-13-2014, 09:17 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

UpCountry springs and a few suspension parts. I have the rest of the stuff to rebuild the entire suspension.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

More suspension parts
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

What did the UC springs cost you? If I had to do it over, I would probably just go UC plus a BB. The springs I got are too stiff, although they have softened some since install.
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Old 09-13-2014, 11:03 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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What did the UC springs cost you? If I had to do it over, I would probably just go UC plus a BB. The springs I got are too stiff, although they have softened some since install.
$330 + shipping Got them from Nick Kolak on another Jeep forum. I have OME 10mm spacers that will get installed too.

If I were to go with more lift OME would be the choice.
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Old 09-14-2014, 07:48 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Finished the oil pressure gauge install. It seems the 115k mile HO has 75 lbs pressure when cold (65 degrees) and drops to 40 when at operating temp. This is cold and revved up. Running napa 5w30 oil and gold filter.
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