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Old 11-05-2012, 08:49 PM
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Just go for gold. 454 magnum with 30 MM grenade launcher lol.

Fellow welfare receiving mercenary's this WILL NOT fit in the rear cupholder even with the cabinet handle mod
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Old 11-05-2012, 09:58 PM
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Fellow welfare receiving mercenary's this WILL NOT fit in the rear cupholder even with the cabinet handle mod
HAHAHAHAHAH...no sir it most certainly will not! That thing doesn't even seem like it would fit in the door pocket.

And the cabinet handles add rigidity...dammit. HAHHAHAH
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

blend doors are next for this guy,redo the led's and Halo's on the lamps... then powder on roof rails
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Old 11-07-2012, 03:38 PM
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blend doors are next for this guy,redo the led's and Halo's on the lamps... then powder on roof rails
Sounds like fun, dont forget to post pics!
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:37 PM
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blend doors are next for this guy
I would rather have brain surgery than fix those damn doors.
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Old 11-08-2012, 09:02 AM
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I would rather have brain surgery than fix those damn doors.
Its not fun, but definitely a worthwhile fix after driving through half of winter with one side blowing hot and the other cold (and the cold side always seemed to win). I did the cut out the box method through the glove box and I only have one zone now, but much better than half cold.
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Old 11-11-2012, 06:36 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

This weekend the Jeep got some fresh Royal Purple juice in the front and rear diffs, the power steering fluid got sucked out and replaced with some fresh fluid, the leather got a deep cleaning (Leatherique), along with the rest of the interior. Also did diffs and spark plugs on the Liberty.

Next up is a replacement drag link end for the GC...passenger's side upper is shot. While I'm in there, I'll probably replace the steering stabilizer too. Sounds like a trip to Summit Racing is in my near future.
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Old 11-13-2012, 01:44 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

CV joint for me tomorrow. Should be straight forward enough
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Old 11-13-2012, 12:04 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Going to start digging around in the engine bay. I've got a high whine that I hear when I start up in the morning. It lasts for about a minute while the engine warms up and then disappears once I go into gear and start moving. However if I come to a idle, within the next couple of minutes it re-appears.

On a side note almost bought a 06 Rubicon. Had everything I've been looking for but what was a 4.0L. Boooooooooo
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Old 11-13-2012, 12:56 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Mine is due for brakes and tires/alignment. The steering is very sloppy on hilly, curvy roads...would a new steering stabilizer remedy this much? It has newer shocks ~6 months old.
Any recommendations on a nice set of brakes?...nothing extreme but a nice upgrade from stock in performance. I would like to get drilled and slotted rotors, but can only find them on ebay. I'm going to paint the calipers, but can't decide on black or red. The underbody is going to get a much needed cleaning and a little painting or rhino when i do brakes. The stock rims need a heavy cleaning as well, the insides are going to be work.
I just recently installed 2 12" subs and 1000 watt amp and new kicker door speakers. Soon ordering a 7" flip out.
I stripped the 35% off the front windows and re-tinted 20% and added a 5% brow.
More future plans are new headliner (black), new foglights, led interior dome lights, and a rear sway bar
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:32 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Some upgraded swaybars from Addco will go a REALLY long way in clearing up any slop in the curves on these things. It was like night and day when I installed them on mine. What kind of shocks are you running? I'm hopefully installing a new stabilizer this weekend, so if I do, I'll post up if it was a really noticeable difference.
As for brakes, I REALLY like my set of EBC rotors and pads. I got mine from Summit Racing. They are black coated and slotted. I used the 6000 or 7000 series "greenstuff" pads and have had awesome results.
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