Nooby Rubi jku 2012 - Jeep Wrangler Forum

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

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 08-08-2012, 07:50 AM   #1
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 23
Exclamation Nooby Rubi jku 2012

hey all,

i just bought my first jeep/my first vehicle ever!

a 2012 JKU rubicon -Black.

I love it more then most people. i work overseas as a boat captain in south america. i have been away to work for a week now and am already going through withdrawal.

but as my carsickness increases so does my bank account. as of now my jeep is bone stock and i was hoping to have some welcome home brown boxes waiting for me when i return.

these are just a few mods i have been researching while i am away, Please give me all the thoughts and suggestions, comments you can muster!!!

1) ACE JKU rock sliders - i know that the rubicon already has sliders but a step up would be nice and they look awesome and provide a little more attention. the sliders are made in the USA and have great reviews as far as i can see.

2) Gobi stealth roof rack - expensive but great reviews. i like how the lights are tucked away on the Stealth version, rather then how there are the highest point on the Ranger rack they also offer. Good for my kayak!

A few things i am interested in but am having difficulty finding exactly what i want.

1) black steal rear quarter armor. may have the wrong terminology there (NEWB)

2) i was also looking into tail light covers but i am having difficulty finding a set i like.

4) and i dented the hood are of my jeep when i was taking off my doors for the first time (DUMB!) and i was looking so some armor to cover that and match the rear armor as well. black steal is possible!!! please help me lol!

5) front stubby bumper with winch....the amount of companies that make bumper are overwhelming. need suggestions

6) rear bumper with tire swing out arm (larger tires and lift down the road)

I love the forum! i have been silently observing for a while now and just finally made an account! i will post some pics of my jeep soon!

Thanks again all!!!


Rubi-Rye is offline   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 07:52 AM   #2

5-Year WF Supporting Member
dabolt55's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Clinton, Tn.
Posts: 16,860
Welcome, be sure and post over your questions over on the JK forum section. Lots of responses there...

Nothing to it but to do it.

'04 TJ RUBICON, 4.0l auto
2"BDS coils, Rubicon express shocks, 33/12.50/15 yellowed out, Black steel D's.
dabolt55 is online now   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 07:58 AM   #3
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 23
Originally Posted by dabolt55 View Post
Welcome, be sure and post over your questions over on the JK forum section. Lots of responses there...
Thanks alot!!!!
Rubi-Rye is offline   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 09:37 AM   #4
hbgirl's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Baseball Town
Posts: 6,198
welcome Rubi-Rye!
Hair by Jeep
hbgirl is offline   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 12:23 PM   #5
99tj707's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 459
Welcome to the forum. Post some pics of the jeep.
99tj707 is offline   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 08:51 PM   #6
Thank You Veterans!

5-Year WF Supporting Member
::WF Moderator::
Beastmaster's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: The Old Pubelo
Posts: 31,287
Welcome to the forum!

/l ,[____],
l---L -OlllllllO-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)

__ Sarge ______ The Colonel
Beastmaster is offline   Quote
Old 08-08-2012, 11:31 PM   #7
SilverSport's Avatar
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 26,504
Send a message via Yahoo to SilverSport
Rubi-Rye, Welcome Aboard!
"Own a Jeep and own a piece of history."

"The Hunter is not concerned with the opinion of the Bear or the Wolf."
SilverSport is offline   Quote
Old 08-09-2012, 04:00 AM   #8
Supporting Member

WF Supporting Member
MrSig's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Davie, Fl
Posts: 24,309
and enjoy the forum!
07 JKU to see my mods or Jeep in action go to
CEO of Black Sheep 4x4s org,
Member of CCJ, White Jeep Club Member #137.
MrSig is offline   Quote
Old 08-09-2012, 05:37 AM   #9
blkrubi88's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Clayton NC
Posts: 26,649

I can only please one person a day and today is not your day and tomorrow is not looking good either!

blkrubi88 is offline   Quote

ace , bumper , gobi , jk rubicon , newb

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 06:16 PM.

User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

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