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Old 12-19-2012, 04:53 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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The HD's should work for you then...unless you're really off-roading a lot, disconnecting swaybars for axle articulation, etc, you'll be fine with the ones I linked. If you find a shock that's 2" longer, that won't hurt either. The concern is to never really max that shock out where it's the only thing supporting the weight of the axle.
+1 The HD will work if you are not uber-flexing.
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Old 12-19-2012, 05:01 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Okay. Thanks guys!
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Old 12-20-2012, 11:35 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Tested the Discoverer AT3's out on snow. We got freezing rain followed by 6" of snow over night. I am very impressed with them in snow. Ice was what I expected - dedicated winter tire makes all the difference. Overall I am very happy with them. The tread pattern look sweet in the snow too.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

That's a Cooper tire, correct? I think that's what I've got on mine now for winter...they came with the Jeep when I bought it. If they are the same, they do kick azz in the snow.
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Old 12-21-2012, 08:04 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Before I post a picture I would like to blame TJXJWJ for what I have just become addicted to. He has done a lot of CF wrap in his Jeep so I thought I would give it a try. Here goes the beginning of the end of my interior trim as I know it. Haha

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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Dude, awesome work! I'll accept full blame...hahahha. That's pretty sweet how you did the vents.

I still had an itch to scratch today...so I did the tray in front of the shifters:



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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

How in the world?! I tried to do that tray and it was a disaster. Haha. I could not get it to form.
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Old 12-21-2012, 11:49 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Tried to thaw out the washer fluid but no luck.
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Old 12-22-2012, 09:08 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Damn nice job on the cf wrap guys, I don't think I could ever get it straight and it would drive me nuts. Also I'm jealous of that storage spot under the vents, mine has the never been used ash tray there and a cig lighter in one of the power ports.
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Old 12-22-2012, 10:08 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

^^^^^ He sent his snow mod down here anyway so I have to put on my ugly wheels today.Thanks buddy I will post pics of this tragedy later.
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Old 12-22-2012, 03:22 PM
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Tried to thaw out the washer fluid but no luck.
Parked the WJ facing south to thaw out the pump then ran it through a car wash.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Goodbye shiny wheels



Hello ratty Timberlines



See ya in the spring

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