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Old 12-13-2011, 03:38 AM   #1
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What is your next mods are going to be???

For me:-

1) 5:13 regearing

2) Flat Fenders

3) 37" tires

4) RIPP Supercharger

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Old 12-13-2011, 04:07 AM   #2
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I'd just be happy with a full size spare and an instatrunk.

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Old 12-13-2011, 09:32 AM   #3
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Stock fender chop
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Front and rear bumpers
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I would suggest 5.38s at minimum for 37" tires

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Old 12-13-2011, 09:42 AM   #4
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JE Reel driveshaft (for rear)
Sleeve & gusset front axle
Regear
Possibly...OR-FAB tire carrier
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Old 12-13-2011, 01:14 PM   #5
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Ooh, reminds me I need sleeves too. I already have Poly gussets.

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Old 12-13-2011, 01:20 PM   #6
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And YOUR mention of Poly gussets reminds ME...

Roadless Gear Polyshield.

My god, it really never ends, does it?
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Old 12-13-2011, 01:33 PM   #7
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1) Winch (arriving tomorrow)
2) Lift (parts sitting in the garage)
3) New bumbers (front & rear)
4) New springs and shocks
5) remote start & alarm
6) air compressor & set of air-downs

OK, that should cover me for a few weeks.
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1) Winch (arriving tomorrow)
2) Lift (parts sitting in the garage)
3) New bumbers (front & rear)
4) New springs and shocks
5) remote start & alarm
6) air compressor & set of air-downs

OK, that should cover me for a few weeks.
Stocking stuffers. So where's the big-ticket stuff?
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Old 12-13-2011, 01:37 PM   #9
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I wanna trim my fenders, get a 1.25 bl for a total of 3.25 lift and put 33s under there.
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Old 12-13-2011, 01:48 PM   #10
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Stocking stuffers. So where's the big-ticket stuff?
You love giving me grief don't ya?

Did I leave something off my list?
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1). TF 2.5 coil lift and Bilstein 5100's (on the way!)
2). Stubby bumper conversion (stock into a stubby) until I can afford a real front bumper.
3). Front and rear adjustable track bars
4). 15" soft 8's and 33x12.50 Duratracs
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1). TF 2.5 coil lift and Bilstein 5100's (on the way!)
2). Stubby bumper conversion (stock into a stubby) until I can afford a real front bumper.
3). Front and rear adjustable track bars
4). 15" soft 8's and 33x12.50 Duratracs
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Old 12-13-2011, 02:07 PM   #13
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1). TF 2.5 coil lift and Bilstein 5100's (on the way!)
2). Stubby bumper conversion (stock into a stubby) until I can afford a real front bumper.
3). Front and rear adjustable track bars
4). 15" soft 8's and 33x12.50 Duratracs

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Old 12-13-2011, 02:07 PM   #14
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What is your next mods are going to be???

For me:-

1) 5:13 regearing

2) Flat Fenders

3) 37" tires

4) RIPP Supercharger
Careful on the gearing. Usually folks over gear the 3.8 engine to take advantage of the higher RPM power available, however my recollection is that RIPP doesn't recommend regearing quite as high as you normally would if going with their supercharger. Bottomline - If you haven't already, call Ripp before picking out a gear ratio.

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1). TF 2.5 coil lift and Bilstein 5100's (on the way!)
2). Stubby bumper conversion (stock into a stubby) until I can afford a real front bumper.
3). Front and rear adjustable track bars
4). 15" soft 8's and 33x12.50 Duratracs
My understanding is that the 15" soft 8s won't fit without spacers. If you're going with a 15" wheel, you'll have better luck with alloys.
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Well I guess we now know what the real "combo" is huh?
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Old 12-13-2011, 03:26 PM   #16
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Hmmm.. So many...

1. 3.5" lift
2. 1"-2" BL
3. 33's
4. Front and rear bumpers
5. Lights, lights, lights
6. A bunch of stuff I can't think of at the moment.
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Old 12-13-2011, 06:07 PM   #17
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What I'd like to do is underbody armor/skids and back-up and rock lights, but that's gonna wait until the weather gets warmer.

I'll may do heated seats. Still contemplating leather.
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Old 12-13-2011, 06:10 PM   #18
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I hope mine looks this good when I am finished!!
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My understanding is that the 15" soft 8s won't fit without spacers. If you're going with a 15" wheel, you'll have better luck with alloys.

Thanks for the heads up MTH. I shall start looking elsewhere.
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Thanks for the heads up MTH. I shall start looking elsewhere.
There is plenty choices that resemble that wheel. Any of the Black Rock/MT's
The MB72 is very common and will fit.
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Thanks for the heads up MTH. I shall start looking elsewhere.
No problem of course, but keep in mind that's just my recollection--I don't actually have soft 8s. Shoot a PM to DTD to confirm what fits and what doesn't. You should do that generally with any 15" wheel, as there are many that won't work on a JK. I just got new wheels, but my second choice wheel was the Level 8 Tracker, which bears a resemblance to the soft 8s. Also consider the MB72 noted by kjeeper. They both definitely fit.
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Awesome thanks guys. I have been looking at the MB72's as well. If I do that it will be exactly like ESP's. Sorry man. At least my Jake is Black and not Silver, lol.

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