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Old 01-23-2013, 05:58 AM   #31
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Rear view mirror successfully flipped on a 2013 w auto dimmer
So your map lights are facing the roof?

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Old 01-23-2013, 06:46 AM   #32
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So your map lights are facing the roof?
That is the case, yes (didn't know they were called 'map lights' - good one)

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Just curious, is it brighter when you turn them on? I ask because I noticed how much "glare" the radio/LCD screen has off inside of the hardtops. Also...I think the map lights are angled too far towards the windshield. So if flipped upside down, maybe they will reflect of the inside of the hard-top for better interior light when you touch the light button(s) on the mirror? Hmmmmm
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Old 01-23-2013, 10:14 AM   #34
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:21 AM   #35
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Thanks for the tip bro, you just saved me $300 in door and hood hinges.
Awesome dude! The best part of it is...if you dont like it later on...just peel it off!
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Old 01-23-2013, 12:02 PM   #36
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you can put rugged ridge 1 1/4 body lift for 125$ I did 2 1/2 in economy suspension and 1 1/4 for 300$
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Old 01-23-2013, 08:18 PM   #37
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Just curious, is it brighter when you turn them on? I ask because I noticed how much "glare" the radio/LCD screen has off inside of the hardtops. Also...I think the map lights are angled too far towards the windshield. So if flipped upside down, maybe they will reflect of the inside of the hard-top for better interior light when you touch the light button(s) on the mirror? Hmmmmm
Nah. Don't fool yourself. Those puny lights are completely useless upside down.
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Old 01-23-2013, 08:26 PM   #38
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Was at Home Depot and in the clearance section they had little LED flashlights that charged when plugged into the cigarette lighter of your car. Didn't realize when I bought it that when its plugged in it has a blue LED that glows to let you know its charging, and it is rather bright. I ended up putting it in the cigarette lighter in the arm rest cubby and it lights it up real nice, makes it a ton easier to find my random crap in there. Only cost about $4 on sale, and its a pretty useful mod/accessory.
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Old 01-23-2013, 08:39 PM   #39
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Hidden winch install in factory bumper.

Best added offroad capability for under 400 bucks.

We used the engo e9000 and a harbor freight winch plate.
U have any pics b4 and during install I might do this as well.
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Just curious, is it brighter when you turn them on? I ask because I noticed how much "glare" the radio/LCD screen has off inside of the hardtops. Also...I think the map lights are angled too far towards the windshield. So if flipped upside down, maybe they will reflect of the inside of the hard-top for better interior light when you touch the light button(s) on the mirror? Hmmmmm
I don't have fancy map lights, but the view is way better upside down.
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Old 01-25-2013, 05:20 AM   #41
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we have a couple of short antenna solutions for you
Will be buying the Offroad for sure.. The Plasti spray sounds fun as well..
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Old 01-25-2013, 05:25 AM   #42
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Hidden winch install in factory bumper.

Best added offroad capability for under 400 bucks.

We used the engo e9000 and a harbor freight winch plate.
I am seriously interested in how you did this. I am new to the Jeep community so just some basic complete step by step instructions with pictures and videos would suffice...lol..Looks great!!
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:44 AM   #43
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my 2 cents. had my frt windows tinted for 75 bucks a few weeks ago. looks awesome. really changes the look of my jku.
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Old 01-25-2013, 09:14 AM   #44
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my 2 cents. had my frt windows tinted for 75 bucks a few weeks ago. looks awesome. really changes the look of my jku.
Ok, I will ask... pics???! 75$ sounds cheap
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Ok, I will ask... pics???! 75$ sounds cheap
$75 sounds high! Had the front two on my silverado done for $60 and the windows are twice as large as the jeeps
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I am seriously interested in how you did this. I am new to the Jeep community so just some basic complete step by step instructions with pictures and videos would suffice...lol..Looks great!!
+1. Awesome idea.
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:23 PM   #47
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$75 sounds high! Had the front two on my silverado done for $60 and the windows are twice as large as the jeeps
Had mine done for $50 the day after I bought it.
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:34 PM   #48
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I'd love to see a picture of this. (Wilson antenna topper)
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:20 PM   #49
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Old 01-25-2013, 06:26 PM   #51
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I love the VDP stubby end caps. Easy to install and they really show off my beefy KM2s.
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Old 01-26-2013, 05:51 PM   #52
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So far I've:

- bed lined my wheels
- bought a MORE dead pedal ($50)
- got a silly antenna topper
- inverted my rear view mirror
- unconverted my rear view mirror (not worth losing map lights)
- bought a tow strap and d ring
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Old 01-26-2013, 07:16 PM   #53
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I love threads like this, short antenna, dead pedal, and blinker mod will be some great cheap mods.
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Old 01-26-2013, 07:43 PM   #54
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$10 to somebody on eBay to buy black stickers to cover up the stupid warning signs on my visors. As soon as I put these on Kate Upton stopped by to do my laundry. Very worth it.
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we have a couple of short antenna solutions for you
Just ordered a new antenna! Glad you posted here.
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:07 PM   #56
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Had a subwoofer installed today into a stock 13 w no factory sub. Costed me 100 for the sub and 150 for the job. Not so cheap.
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:13 PM   #57
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Just received mine today and love it more than I thought I would. The 13 inch off road is awesome!
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Old 03-01-2013, 12:44 PM   #58
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You can buy a can of Plasti Dip for about $6 and black out anything you want.
Emblems, wheels, door hinges...basically anything!
Dude, this looks sick! I have a white 2013 4door sahara on order and would like to do something like this...

I'm new to mods, so forgive my ignorance, but how'd you remove the Jeep letters and reapply them? Looks like you dipped the grill inserts too, correct?

Thanks!
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you don't remove the emblem to plasti dip them, check out dipyourcar.com
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Old 03-01-2013, 12:52 PM   #60
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you don't remove the emblem to plasti dip them, check out dipyourcar.com
So are you saying just tape around it and spray? sounds easy enough...

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