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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-19-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 434
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Strut tower brace

At $150 I'd pay now and wait the six months before they announce its gonna be another six months, happily. They make beautiful stuff. I just did this guessing game with a front grille on the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-18-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Do the jeep front splash guards fit w/ side steps?

It depends on the side steps, if you are talking Mopar "deluxe" side steps, not the tubular ones but the stainless and plastic fancyish clunkers, and OE mud flaps yes they do, I'll post pics later..
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-11-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,857
Posted By Nonstop
Re: We want OME suspension...

I have emailed ARBUSA several times with no reply, and spoken to several retailers and they have no new information about the release. Pricing and such is out there but nothing on ordering or...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-11-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,687
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Staples in the fender flares? MYSTERY SOLVED!!!

Nope, I was at Arrigo south in Tamarac. Sort of funny, we've had our meetings there through three owners of the property and since a little after it opened.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-10-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,687
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Staples in the fender flares? MYSTERY SOLVED!!!

Kind of funny, last night I was at Arrigo in Tamarac for a Jeep club meeting and my buddy was laughing at me as I checked a few grands, same report, none on untainted flares.. I hadn't read this...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-02-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Nonstop
Re: My goofiest mod ever.

Thanks for the responses guys, I will have performance testing and mileage results by tonight. Stay tuned for my next mod, I have to go by the shop and pick up some tools for this one.
Thanks again.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-31-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Nonstop
Re: My goofiest mod ever.

I've had this jeep for a long time, and the WK2 is great transportation, that's all. But my warranty is almost up. Just like my technique for fishing I suit my tackle to my battles, I can put 30#...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-30-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Nonstop
Re: My goofiest mod ever.

You guys made my day! I was laughing pretty hard for how amused and satisfied I was with these. No joke I'm so out of practice on genuine mods my next round is gonna break me, f/r light bar, hooks,...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-30-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Nonstop
My goofiest mod ever.

From long armed WJ's to this in a few years, huh. I love my WK2 and think I lucked out with an early build Laredo with some decent content. I'm very happy overall but to me my WK2 is more transport...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 08-29-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,687
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Staples in the fender flares?

Vehicles get painted post factory delivery all the time. There's an allowable amount of repair a dealer can do to a damaged vehicle and it does involve paint, sadly, it's still a "new" car. Where...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-28-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,700
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Yup, Mopar 3.6 CAI is here ;)

Without significant and corresponding mods none if not a negative effect. A supercharged engine can make use of the lower opening temp. But almost anywhere else there's no calling for it. People have...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-28-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 696
Posted By Nonstop
Re: black rims and colored lug nuts

Blue nuts are never good.

A guy on the Corvette forum has his lugnuts the same color as his car with black wheels and it looks really sharp, I'm sure there's a few colors that don't work well but...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-25-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By Nonstop
Re: 3.6L V6 - Headers ?

It's a good idea for packaging and parts count, but in a few years we'll be left with simply shining crap or changing colors as mods. If things had amazing reliability and a super low failure rate...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-23-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-23-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,700
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Yup, Mopar 3.6 CAI is here ;)

Since this is contribute to an older thread day.:)
180* T stat. Been out for a while now.
https://ripp.squarespace.com/shop/2011-2014-36l-v6-pentastar-180deg-thermostat
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 08-22-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 988
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Installed trailer hitch, now have park assist errors! help!

The thread is two years old and the OP hasn't been active since last Nov.

The last I read the suspect was a damaged sensor or a need for a simple reset..pulling of the batt. cable.? Maybe the...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-22-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 250
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Lug nut question

I've been looking for a nice replacement too, I bought a standard gorilla set and they work 100% fine but on the stock wheels they look a little goofy. So the answer is, yes they'll be absolutely...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-21-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

I liked my analogy, inaccurate but a humorous illustration of stupidity and futility? I'm definitely no Einstein with words even though i use enough of 'em. :D

I have video somewhere of a...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-21-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

I apologize this was not meant to be disparaging or disrespectful, the opposite. I love the fact that people are keeping the WK2 off the beaten path even though Jeep is making it harder and harder. ...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-21-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Blind Spot Mirrors

Maybe I'm oversimplifying or just plain wrong but.

With stock mirrors you can see this much. (----)
And with the euro mirrors you can see this much. (-------)
How does...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-21-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Trailer Hitch Installation

A dealer install including everything should be no more than $5-600. Simple method to accomplish this. All parts hitch and plug come to $240-260 depending on dealer. Bring in printouts the parts...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-21-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Temps and Pressures Grand Cherokee

I'll bite maybe give a vague comparison.
3.6 Pentastar
5 minutes of idling then 40 minutes of hard stop and go driving, throttle is an on/off switch to me. 91* day in SoFla
All temps where...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-21-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

I wouldn't put 22's +.5" on anything besides a semi. my point was judgmental people on this board are the point of judgment on another. WK2's are glorified minivans, what we call wheeling is a fire...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-21-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Blind Spot Mirrors

A statement like that while warranting some concern isn't valid without at least some explanation. What's a major thing to some might be acceptable to others. Or more importantly some might not...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-21-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

It's ironic anyone picking apart a lifted WK2 with street tires as a "laughing at this place" moment. By the same token, and way more rightfully, the entire off road community, read not dusty road...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-19-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

So you're saying that my jeep with spring rates 200 to 300 pounds higher than stock and a shock tuned for that, won't reduce the negative effects of lift greater than your jeep 2.25" inches taller...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-19-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Eibach Allterrain Lift Kit WK2

Im excited to hear about your experiences.. When's the install, are you doing it yourself?

Some people don't and won't understand the difference between a full replacement suspension and simply a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-19-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Mirror Mishap

Humorously I could really use the glass if its in A ok shape.. Mine got scratched by an over zealous tech cleaning it. Anyone know if a '14 Summit is a replacement for an '11 Laredo.
I sort of...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-19-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,805
Posted By Nonstop
Re: V6 (Pentastar) Catch Can

Home Depot has them in either the sprinkler section or on the refrigerator parts wall by the lines and filters, older stores. At Lowes the sprinkler section has a good wall of unions and adapters,...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-16-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,163
Posted By Nonstop
Re: 2014 Altitude HID Kit - CANBUS

Instead of arguing that two top of the line kits can be had and installed by a pro for $350. I'll just give you people my blessing and say enjoy your understanding of the word professional.

$350...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-16-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Brake Fluid Bleeding order

Did you have the booster recall done.
Farthest to closests yes. It's still right rear, left rear, right front, left front for our cars..

That being said there is a very specific protocol...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-15-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,163
Posted By Nonstop
Re: 2014 Altitude HID Kit - CANBUS

I'm more concerned with the 8k color. It's maybe a shade or two from useless and is definitely distracting. I see lights as 95% utility but they should look nice. Why not make use of high power...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-14-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Rear Shocks replacement

I'm waiting for OME should only be 1-2 months. Bilstein will hopefully follow suit. The point of a good shock is consistency and control during body motion, firm is good but stiff with poor control...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-13-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Mod Suggestions...? Will these do the trick?

I like the sprint booster as a concept, it does nothing to add power, it simply adjusts the ratio or leverage on the Ethrottle, making 10% seem like 15% and 20 seem like 30 and so on. And the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,079
Posted By Nonstop
Re: White vs Granite Grey

For me when taking SRT. I prefer grey, it comes so monotone already that the last few black touches you can make, when done right$$. It just looks really mean.
In any model if your going...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,079
Posted By Nonstop
Re: White vs Granite Grey

I'm partial to grey but I own a white one. I love how grey can be classed up with little chrome accents, or if its your taste it's darth vader evil in black accents.. I love the shine when you...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,749
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Blind Spot Mirrors

I really like them and the OEM factor, not in love but they are nice......just not $200 nice to me, my mirrors are pretty good to begin with, this would've been a nicety. I'd rather think where $200...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-11-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,235
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Oil Catch Can

How do we high five online?
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-11-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,235
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Oil Catch Can

Both of those sites explain nothing about why the Hemi specifically requires a can more so than any other. So far the only supporting evidence is a statement that " it's a known symptom of the Hemi...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 08-10-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,235
Posted By Nonstop
Re: Oil Catch Can

I'd love to know what your basing that on. I can't think of a single logic that would put the hemi in any greater need for a catch can than the 3.6, nothing. The hemi isn't DI, in fact neither...
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