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Old 10-18-2012, 08:53 PM
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Will never, ever, modify a car to that extent again in my life!
Yea buddy that's what all addicts say.
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Old 10-22-2012, 11:30 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Just dropped $950 on the front end : new cv boots, new axle, new wheel bearings, and new brake pads.

Good news: The crazy vibration is now gone and she drives straight and doesn't shake anymore!

Good and bad news: My shocks are going ....normally this would be bad but gives me an excuse for Bilsteins!!

Bad news: My back boots are damp and my pads are at about 4mm. I got 3 to 4 months before I drop another $900.
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Old 10-22-2012, 11:37 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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Just dropped $950 on the front end : new cv boots, new axle, new wheel bearings, and new brake pads.

Good news: The crazy vibration is now gone and she drives straight and doesn't shake anymore!

Good and bad news: My shocks are going ....normally this would be bad but gives me an excuse for Bilsteins!!

Bad news: My back boots are damp and my pads are at about 4mm. I got 3 to 4 months before I drop another $900.
Yikes! Thats a good chunk of change but it's nice to have the thing driving right I'm sure. I'm going to have to check out my front end, I'm having a slight vibration too and a squeaking noise I notice when rolling up to a stop sign or something similar.

Get the Bilsteins! You will love them! If you don't like them I hear Tony will issue you a heartfelt apology along with a full refund...
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Old 10-22-2012, 02:21 PM
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Yikes! Thats a good chunk of change but it's nice to have the thing driving right I'm sure. I'm going to have to check out my front end, I'm having a slight vibration too and a squeaking noise I notice when rolling up to a stop sign or something similar.

Get the Bilsteins! You will love them! If you don't like them I hear Tony will issue you a heartfelt apology along with a full refund...
Yeah the vibration I was getting was insane. I couldn't do over 70 cause the vibration would be so loud. But I'm also at 136500 miles...and I wasnt that easy on her in the beginnig so it's expected.


Tonys such an awesome dude! Tony for President! (Don't take this as an opportune moment to start a political debate)
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

I haven't had to apologize for Bilstiens on these WJ's yet...they belong together...like me and Christina Hendricks.

Please feel free to write me in for the presidency too. First thing I do is eliminate the 2 party system. No more donkeys and elephants. Boom...problem solved. Oh, and no more limo. I want an armored Jeep dammit...hahahhaha. YES, WITH BILSTIENS!
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

haha I'm sure you won't have too! I've only heard good things.
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Old 10-22-2012, 06:50 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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Just dropped $950 on the front end : new cv boots, new axle, new wheel bearings, and new brake pads.

Good news: The crazy vibration is now gone and she drives straight and doesn't shake anymore!

Good and bad news: My shocks are going ....normally this would be bad but gives me an excuse for Bilsteins!!

Bad news: My back boots are damp and my pads are at about 4mm. I got 3 to 4 months before I drop another $900.
If on a budget consider sensa tracs for shocks. Promotions avail including online discounts AAP. Billsteins are best. Also sensas come with lifetime wrrty. I'm sure the billis do too. When you say back boots damp do you mean rear axle seals? If so, not an impossible back yard fix whatsoever.
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Old 10-22-2012, 07:17 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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I haven't had to apologize for Bilstiens on these WJ's yet...they belong together...like me and Christina Hendricks.

Please feel free to write me in for the presidency too. First thing I do is eliminate the 2 party system. No more donkeys and elephants. Boom...problem solved. Oh, and no more limo. I want an armored Jeep dammit...hahahhaha. YES, WITH BILSTIENS!
First part:She wouldn't even let you clean her toilet
Second part:They do say Bilsteins are bulletproof.
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Old 10-22-2012, 07:26 PM
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First part:She wouldn't even let you clean her toilet
Second part:They do say Bilsteins are bulletproof.
HAHAHAAHH....I'd LOVE to clean her toilet.....
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Old 10-23-2012, 03:41 AM
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HAHAHAAHH....I'd LOVE to clean her toilet.....
^is that a metaphor
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Old 10-23-2012, 03:45 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

I did this...and I'm not happy with it, so I'm gonna re do it.



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Old 10-23-2012, 06:31 AM
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^is that a metaphor
I wish it were, but I think I'd be giddy as a schoolgirl to literally just clean her bathroom....it would be worth it to maybe catch a glimpse of those other-worldly
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