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Old 06-12-2013, 04:51 PM
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Finally a Jeep owner!

Just bought an 08 jk unlimited and can't get enough. Already being yelled at for buying so much stuff for it. Daily driver so no lift but maybe more aggressive tires because I can. Any input on mods and tires appreciated. Thanks!
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:56 PM   #2
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Congrats and welcome to the world of Jeeps ! You're going to love it !

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Old 06-12-2013, 08:41 PM   #3

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Welcome to the jeep world get the idea. I've been driving my 08 JKUR since it was new and still can't get the shlt eating grin off my face. Now my wife has an 08 Rubicon 2 dr. Son has a 92 YJ. I got it bad!!! Hope you enjoy yours as much as I do mine. Now, get it dirty!

Participate in life....Keep movin'....Go there....JK'n it.........Do it! Jeep #1: Red Rock 08 JK Rubicon 4dr, 6 sp manual, Stock Mud Tires, MyGIG Upgrade, Hard Top, after sale BestTop SunRider Soft Top, Congo Cage Rack, Mopar slush mats Jeep #2 Black 08 JK Rubicon 2dr, 6 sp manual, both tops, some chrome...uggg (my wife's jeep) Jeep #3 White 92 YJ (my son's jeep) A great quote from a good friend: "All hail click clack and master jk'n." Click and clack are my idols!
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:12 PM   #4
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Congrats on the purchase jeeps are a blast. Try the teraflex leveling kit it gave me 2 inches in the front and 1 in the back. If you don't want to lift it this is a great option it gives the jeep a good stance.
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Congrats and welcome! I think most of us have been questioned about spending so much on upgrades. I agree on the TF leveling kit. Have one on mine and love it.
Improved the stance.
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Old 06-12-2013, 11:09 PM   #6
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Congratulations......I got the same grin every time driving my own 08JK!

Don't need much to keep you going.....a few little things you can fabricate yourself, perhaps headlight upgrade (see huge threads on this).

I ran mine to 25000 on the OEM Duelers before changing tires.
No lift, no spacers, I like the 18" OEM rims just fine.

Be prepared to have some fun.

get in--buckle up--hang on
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