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Old 05-04-2012, 07:31 PM   #1
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Tuesday I found a nice 2006 Wrangler. I have been looking for one for several months. I wanted a 4.0 Rubicon with low miles, no "custom" anything, original wheels, yak, yak, yak. Mission Impossible right?

Well I found one. What a nice jeep. Now I know why I see so many Wranglers on the road.

I am not new to jeeps. Years ago I overhauled/restored a WWII Willys G-503 and a Bantam trailer. I also have a 1966 CJ5 that I overhauled and modified a little. Original 225 oddfire, Brand New SM-420, rebuilt the T-case, put on 11" self adjusting brakes, yudda, yudda.

I currently have a Civilian Bantam trailer to haul stuff in now that I sold my pickup to buy the Rubi. Life is good. I did'nt get a manual with it and have a bunch of question. Looks like a lot of knowledge and experience on this forum and I look forward to exploring it. Best wishes everyone.

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Old 05-04-2012, 07:33 PM   #2
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Old 05-04-2012, 07:41 PM   #3
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Old 05-04-2012, 08:01 PM   #4
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Old 05-04-2012, 09:01 PM   #5
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Old 05-05-2012, 03:52 AM   #7
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