Me new jeep - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > Community Forums > WF New Member Check In

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 11-30-2012, 11:40 AM   #1
Newb
 
Asteroth92's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2
Me new jeep

Hey, I guess I'm a newbie. ( hope to loose that name real fast). First off! Gotta thank my sugar mama for gettin me my Jeep! Thank ya Baby!!! I got a 2012 Wrangler Call of duty edition. I'm lovin it. It's my first Jeep. I'm no stranger to off road build ups but I'll have lots of questions in future. Thanks for all the help to come. My plans. I call it an 80/20. 80% on road. (it's my daily driver) 20% off road. I want a mild lift and want to run 35's. I like to maintain good on road ride. But have decent off road capabilities. Add some lights and get some more storage. Done some reading on front drive shaft issues on the new 3.6L. Wondering what's the best but cheapest fix. Willing to spend the money for a solid ride but don't want to go crazy either. Also, seen some pics with 16 inch rims. I thought you had to run 17's due to the brakes. Is this true? Thanks fer lettin this old boy join ur community. I like the jeep thing. (the waves, flashing lights and the willingness to talk at every gas station I've been to. Jeep people seem to be good people.

Asteroth92 is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 01:12 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
RLSmith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Ontario, CA
Posts: 93
Quote:
Originally Posted by Asteroth92
Hey, I guess I'm a newbie. ( hope to loose that name real fast). First off! Gotta thank my sugar mama for gettin me my Jeep! Thank ya Baby!!! I got a 2012 Wrangler Call of duty edition. I'm lovin it. It's my first Jeep. I'm no stranger to off road build ups but I'll have lots of questions in future. Thanks for all the help to come. My plans. I call it an 80/20. 80% on road. (it's my daily driver) 20% off road. I want a mild lift and want to run 35's. I like to maintain good on road ride. But have decent off road capabilities. Add some lights and get some more storage. Done some reading on front drive shaft issues on the new 3.6L. Wondering what's the best but cheapest fix. Willing to spend the money for a solid ride but don't want to go crazy either. Also, seen some pics with 16 inch rims. I thought you had to run 17's due to the brakes. Is this true? Thanks fer lettin this old boy join ur community. I like the jeep thing. (the waves, flashing lights and the willingness to talk at every gas station I've been to. Jeep people seem to be good people.
Welcome!

I'm pretty new as well and I feel right at home with the community feel.

Now lets see some pics

RLSmith is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 02:20 PM   #3
Sponsoring Vendor
 
1ATony's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 1,968
Welcome to the site
__________________

CLICK HERE^^^ TO SAVE ON JEEP PRODUCT ORDERS IN APRIL!

Facebook|YouTube|Instagram
1ATony is online now   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 03:11 PM   #4
Thank You Veterans!

5-Year WF Supporting Member
::WF Moderator::
 
Beastmaster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: The Old Pubelo
Posts: 26,977
You can go all the way down to 15s if you get the right wheel and 16s will generally run with no problems. I run 16" ProComp wheels with 315/75R16 Duratracks.

Welcome to the forum!

_______
/l ,[____],
l---L -OlllllllO-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
Beastmaster is online now   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 04:04 PM   #5
Jeeper
 
SilverSport's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 23,515
Send a message via Yahoo to SilverSport
Welcome Aboard!
__________________
"Own a Jeep and own a piece of history."

"The Hunter is not concerned with the opinion of the Wolf."
SilverSport is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 06:05 PM   #6
JEEP OUT

5-Year WF Supporting Member
 
dabolt55's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Clinton, Tn.
Posts: 13,780
Images: 52
Welcome..
__________________
Nothing to it but to do it.
SIMPLE AS THAT.

'04 TJ RUBICON, 4.0l auto
2"BDS coils, Rubicon express shocks, 33/12.50/15 Dick Cepek Mud Country tires yellowed out, on Black steel D's.
JEEP OUT >> http://www.wranglerforum.com/f115/ne...s-1133034.html
dabolt55 is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 08:11 PM   #7
jokerchief462

WF Supporting Member
 
jokerchief462's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: North Las Vegas
Posts: 9,829
Welcome to the forum!!!
jokerchief462 is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 08:17 PM   #8
Jeeper
 
SWAMP RAT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 413
Welcome.....
SWAMP RAT is offline   Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 08:55 PM   #9
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 20
Welcome. The COD jeep is very nice!
Stuxtruth is offline   Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 12:12 AM   #10
EMS - It's a way of life.

WF Supporting Member
 
silver rubi's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Midlothian, Virginia
Posts: 20,875
Quote:
Originally Posted by Asteroth92 View Post
Hey, I guess I'm a newbie. ( hope to loose that name real fast). First off! Gotta thank my sugar mama for gettin me my Jeep! Thank ya Baby!!! I got a 2012 Wrangler Call of duty edition. I'm lovin it. It's my first Jeep. I'm no stranger to off road build ups but I'll have lots of questions in future. Thanks for all the help to come. My plans. I call it an 80/20. 80% on road. (it's my daily driver) 20% off road. I want a mild lift and want to run 35's. I like to maintain good on road ride. But have decent off road capabilities. Add some lights and get some more storage. Done some reading on front drive shaft issues on the new 3.6L. Wondering what's the best but cheapest fix. Willing to spend the money for a solid ride but don't want to go crazy either. Also, seen some pics with 16 inch rims. I thought you had to run 17's due to the brakes. Is this true? Thanks fer lettin this old boy join ur community. I like the jeep thing. (the waves, flashing lights and the willingness to talk at every gas station I've been to. Jeep people seem to be good people.
Congrats and welcome to the forum!
silver rubi is offline   Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 12:13 AM   #11
EMS - It's a way of life.

WF Supporting Member
 
silver rubi's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Midlothian, Virginia
Posts: 20,875
Quote:
Originally Posted by RLSmith View Post

Welcome!

I'm pretty new as well and I feel right at home with the community feel.

Now lets see some pics
Welcome to the forum!
silver rubi is offline   Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 04:04 AM   #12
Jeeper
 
MrSig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Davie, Fl
Posts: 21,098
and enjoy the forum!
__________________
07 JKU to see my mods or Jeep in action go to http://www.aaof.us/jeep.htm
CEO of Black Sheep 4x4s org,
Member of CCJ, White Jeep Club Member #137.
MrSig is offline   Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 07:18 AM   #13
Newb
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 9
Talking

Welcome to the forum!
sfdjeeper18 is offline   Quote
Old 04-12-2013, 03:20 PM   #14
Newb
 
Asteroth92's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2
I made me a monster!!I haven't even made final decisions on what mods to get and my wife drags me down to the dealership to order a 10th anniversary edition. 4 door. Can't say as I blame her. I've been reading on drive shaft issues when lifting a 2012. Still confused. Imformation over load. I have a manual. Looking at AEV 2.5 dualsport sc. 33 or 35 tires. Haven't decided. Is the DS hitting a big issue? How big? No rush. Gotta build a garage first.

Asteroth92 is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:51 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC