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Old 03-03-2014, 11:13 PM   #1
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Greetings All!

Greetings all,

I've had a wrangler for a little over a year now, and am just starting to mod it out, and I was hoping to get some input. I'm still new to the whole aftermarket world that is the Wrangler, but I am happy to finally be here!!

I'm thinking about swapping out my factory bumpers for the Rockhard bumper/tire carrier combo that Quadratec is offering.

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I have 17 inch wheels, 35 inch tires, with a 3.5 inch lift. I like the idea of reinforcing the tire carrier, I also want to get a Hi-lift jack. In looking for a place to mount it I think it would be best under the spare tire. Will I need a particular bracket or any special hardware to install it as to ensure a snug fit?

And what are your thought on that set up, good, bad, or otherwise??


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Old 03-04-2014, 02:50 AM   #2
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and enjoy the forum! This is new members intro section. Post your questions in the JK section for all the answers you need.

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Old 03-04-2014, 06:16 AM   #3
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Like MrSig said, because this is the newbie check-in area, you may not get the answers you are looking for. I suggest you check out this forum area and post your questions there, I think you'll get a better response.

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Old 03-04-2014, 10:38 AM   #4
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Old 03-04-2014, 01:24 PM   #5
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Old 03-04-2014, 03:37 PM   #6
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