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Old 02-17-2017, 10:30 AM
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Very nice. I also finally found a Big Bear in Chief (at Koons in Virginia)...AND NOW IT'S IN MY DRIVEWAY!
Looks great, congrats!

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So is Chief a metallic/pearl paint at all or a solid blue?
Solid blue
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Solid blue
LS1LT1's picture is probably the best one I have seen for showing the color. It is a very unphotogenic paint, most of the pics show a lighter pastely blue. As someone else said in this thread, it is definately a Skittles color. Or, as the lot boy at one of the local dealers described it - "gnarley"!
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Old 02-17-2017, 12:54 PM
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Of course my 2015 Baja JK was delivered with a blue tooth issue that took seven weeks to repair. Sold it and lost 10,000 and swore I'd never own another Chrysler product. But a Baja Yellow JK is on the radar anyway . . .
Actually, you proved me correct. Taking just this one example of yours, 2015 was not the First Year of the JK.

While any particular vehicle can have a problem, and yes, that can be very frustrating, my point is that problems don't only happen for the first year.
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So is Chief a metallic/pearl paint at all or a solid blue?
It is a solid/non-metallic.
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I think we need more photographic evidence of what is apparently the most commonly ordered package and color on this forum.
Here are a few more:
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Of course my 2015 Baja JK was delivered with a blue tooth issue that took seven weeks to repair. Sold it and lost 10,000 and swore I'd never own another Chrysler product. But a Baja Yellow JK is on the radar anyway . . .



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After finally getting all the mods done it was time for a shake down ride in the Arizona desert. After a 130 miles of dirt roads, sand washes, and a little climbing, no rattles and no problems at all. The TeraFlex 3" lift works fine and rides nice. Thought ya'll might enjoy a few pics. Especially if it's still winter where you are.
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After finally getting all the mods done it was time for a shake down ride in the Arizona desert. After a 130 miles of dirt roads, sand washes, and a little climbing, no rattles and no problems at all. The TeraFlex 3" lift works fine and rides nice. Thought ya'll might enjoy a few pics. Especially if it's still winter where you are.
Sorry Bud, no Wrangler is done being modded. You've only taken your first baby step! Congrats on a sharp looking rig.
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Sorry Bud, no Wrangler is done being modded. You've only taken your first baby step! Congrats on a sharp looking rig.
Very true! But done for now. After the long wait to build, then delivery, then bolting on parts, I'm ready to go play for a bit.
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After finally getting all the mods done it was time for a shake down ride in the Arizona desert. After a 130 miles of dirt roads, sand washes, and a little climbing, no rattles and no problems at all. The TeraFlex 3" lift works fine and rides nice. Thought ya'll might enjoy a few pics. Especially if it's still winter where you are.
Looks fantastic Red... Looks nice and warm there too. Oh yeah... still winter here all right. Hell, we might see 40 tomorrow!!
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Looks fantastic Red... Looks nice and warm there too. Oh yeah... still winter here all right. Hell, we might see 40 tomorrow!!
I think it was about 75 degrees yesterday out in Alamo Valley between Yucca and Wikieup. Windy today and getting ready for California's storm tonight & tomorrow. Snow tonight at home in Utah.
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