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Forum: Wheels/Tires 05-29-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 411
Posted By mcalc55
Goodyear RSA Problem

Hey guys..i have a guy on CL asking $800 for a set of SRT8 Stock Rims and Goodyear RSA tires off an '06. 70% tread in the back and 30% in the rear. I know there is an GY RSA Recall that took place...
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 03-11-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,755
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Powder coating or Paint? on wheels

I vote plastidip...$6/can... :) i'm going on 12 months no problems
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 03-11-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By mcalc55
Re: will these Moab wheels fit?

I've been reading on the "other site" that after "early 2006" the calipers were bigger and they won't fit without spacers...

I'm trying to find a solution that is relatively inexpensive that will...
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 03-10-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By mcalc55
will these Moab wheels fit?

will these fit on a 2006 WK?

I'm not sure how to figure out if I have an "early" 2006 or "late". All I've been able to figure out is that the "early" '06's can fit them without spacers


5...
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 03-09-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By mcalc55
SRT8 Springs off road?

So I Have rear WK Billsteins installed and a front set waiting to be installed that I picked up here along with 4 SRT8 Springs. I think it probably makes sense to install the Bilsteins up front to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 11-30-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,150
Posted By mcalc55
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-28-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By mcalc55
Re: OEM SRT8 Endlinks on addco

awesome, thanks scott...again
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-28-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By mcalc55
OEM SRT8 Endlinks on addco

Just wanted to see if OEM SRT8 Links will fit on my WK with addco sways
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 09-15-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 610
Posted By mcalc55
Re: TB Code 0507 high idle error

cool thanks that's helpful. I'm actually pretty interested in fixing this cause I think it's connected to the terrible gas mileage I've been getting too 10-13mpg. Thanks for the help
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-14-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Ome hd

don't know, but i'd reach out to him, he's the man. if it was an accident i'm sure he'll take care of it. he's good people
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 09-14-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 610
Posted By mcalc55
Re: TB Code 0507 high idle error

I have an aftermarket CAI, sounds like that could be some of it? the shop didn't seem to convinced it would be that though. Which was surprising, I feel like a CAI would be an easy scapegoat for...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 09-14-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 610
Posted By mcalc55
TB Code 0507 high idle error

Hey guys...getting a check engine light, saying too much air is coming in from my TB. Code p 0507.

Won't pass inspection with that up there. Any suggestions for fixing it? Reached out to Ryan and...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 09-14-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By mcalc55
Check Engine from FR TB

Hey guys...getting a check engine light, saying too much air is coming in from my TB. Code p 0507.

Won't pass inspection with that up there. Any suggestions for fixing it? Reached out to Ryan...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-10-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,484
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What do I need to know before I lose my off roading virginity

Yeah I totally agree. It wasn't malicious and he was with his two young sons. Quite frankly I was a little shocked at how intense the whole place was, I mean my stocker was clearly embarrassing and...
Forum: Members Rides 08-10-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,149
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Nick's (GCL06) Build Thread

I need to man up and convince myself the 3.7 won't be a complete disaster once I lift it. I'm thinking OME with some bigger rubber but not too huge to be a slug, although I still want to take it out...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-06-2012, 09:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Trade up to 5.7 - need pricing advice

oh ok that's really good to know, I've had some decent luck with carmax too, I might swing by there since they're close. Really appreciate the help guys
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-06-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Trade up to 5.7 - need pricing advice

yeah I think $17k is what I would do and then shoot for $10k on my trade in. Out of pocket would be $7k to keep about the same mileage and from a 2006-->2008.

...i just want MOAR POWERRRR
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-06-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By mcalc55
Trade up to 5.7 - need pricing advice

Looking to talk to the salesman today or tomorrow regarding a 5.7 limited

http://www.kefferjeep.com/used/Jeep/2008-Jeep-Grand+Cherokee-Charlotte-NC-849a92560a0a006400ed3b537ed83886.htm

They're...
Forum: Members Rides 08-05-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,149
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Nick's (GCL06) Build Thread

Hey nick awesome thread. Your pm box is full but im a Charlotte guy with a 3.7 too and would love to pick your brain a bit too. Hit me up sometime when you clear your inbox. Thanks man! Mike
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-05-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,145
Posted By mcalc55
Re: OME: Optional Front Trim Packer kit - necessary?

Not quite sure yet but if you read my other post tonight I got embarrassed on the trail yesterday haha basically didn't get anywhere cause I have no clearance and shitty stock tires. Oh well....
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-05-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,484
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What do I need to know before I lose my off roading virginity

Yeah my gf was with me and she offered to take a picture for some guy in a sick wrangler with his kids then he offered us a map and highly advised we stay on the easy trails, "especially in that" as...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-05-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,484
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What do I need to know before I lose my off roading virginity

Thanks for all the tips. Turns out I wusses out. Uwharrie isn't crazy here but it's got enough obstacles that I don't think I could safely clear them with stock lift and tires. I scraped the skid...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 08-05-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,693
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Airaid or K&N?

Does that work wih the 3.7? My air raid doesn't need oil either..
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-03-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 15,448
Posted By mcalc55
Thumbs up Re: WK lifts- OME vs. 2.25 RR

You're good on the plastidip - i have mine done on the rims, pillars and roof. Usually I just tell the guys to go light on it and its fine. The stuff holds up unbelievably well. I've taken it...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-03-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,145
Posted By mcalc55
OME: Optional Front Trim Packer kit - necessary?

"The optional front trim packer kit listed below helps level your Jeep out since they do sit a little lower up front"

Ok I got what it 'does' but how significant of a drop are we talking about. ...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-01-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,484
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What do I need to know before I lose my off roading virginity

cool all good stuff.. how bout recovery related stuff, I'm in the office and can't see my jeep now but are there recovery points on there already like the wranglers? should I bring straps and stuff?
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-01-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,484
Posted By mcalc55
Post What do I need to know before I lose my off roading virginity

...planning on going to Uwharrie out here in good 'ol north carolina. Supposed to be fun with plenty of beginner / moderate trails.

I plan on sticking to the easy stuff as from an off road...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-01-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 658
Posted By mcalc55
HELP: Need reviews on rear LED's by EOD!!

http://www.kbcarstuff.com/05-06-Jeep-Grand-Cherokee-LED-Altezza-Tail-Lights-p/lt-gkee05jmled-tm..htm

Anyone seen these before? I want to get them in black with the 15% discount by end of day...
Forum: Members Rides 08-01-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,566
Views: 117,523
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Coops "Silver Surfer" Build Thread

I feel like it's my duty to let you all know that I sent my GF pics of Coop's jeep to convince her that spending money on mine is a good idea...her reply:

"I would have sex with you on the hood of...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 08-01-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 763
Posted By mcalc55
newb questions for a 3.7WK

So I've never really done it myself and have a 3.7...is it silly to invest anything into that engine? I live in NC so there are plenty of places to go and I can't imagine I'd be getting into anything...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 07-31-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,693
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Airaid or K&N?

I have an Airraid with a FR TB. I like it. Nothing too crazy, you really hear it when you open up the throttle all the way around 4000 rpms it really kicks up. Not much just from a normal start a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 07-31-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,062
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What should I do next to my jeep???

I'm thrilled someone resurrected this thread..the fighting was so dramatic.
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 07-26-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,263
Posted By mcalc55
Re: What kind of MPG should I be getting?

all i can say is that i get the same damn mileage too. almost no highway mileage and floating around 10.4-11 mpg. I have an Airraid CAI and flyin ryan TB engine mods, everything else is aesthetic.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-24-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By mcalc55
Re: LaminX pics please

How would headlights look done with this stuff? Do you think it blocks too much light?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-24-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By mcalc55
Re: LaminX pics please

Can you guys post on here so we can all see?
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 07-21-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By mcalc55
Re: Can shocks sit around?

Cool makes sense just wanted to make sure. Thanks!
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 07-21-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By mcalc55
Can shocks sit around?

Here's sort of a dumb question. I picked up a pair of WK Bilstein rear shocks used on here but haven't installed them yet so they're sitting in my closet - waiting to get a front set used to match...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-27-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By mcalc55
Re: 8.7 MPG After TB / CAI install??!?

haha thanks for all the input guys, sound like it's just me listening to my money at work - one last question, from a mechanical perspective, there's only two things I can think of; either the air...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-27-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By mcalc55
Re: 8.7 MPG After TB / CAI install??!?

oh wow, that's interesting - so if I reset prior to a long trip (say 500+ miles) and wanted to get an MPG over the highway I'd really only be getting the last 30 miles?...hmm

Good to know though,...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-27-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By mcalc55
Re: 8.7 MPG After TB / CAI install??!?

I've been super conservative now once i got the info system hooked back up and saw it , so is it an Instant MPG calculator? right now i dont see any difference when I let off the gas
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