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Old 05-17-2013, 09:30 PM   #151
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Only one thing annoys me - friggin' lowering kits!!!! Why the f* do people buy the most capable off-road vehicle and then drop it to 3" off the ground. Sorry, but it just doesn't make sense to me at all.
Yeah...never did get that. I mean...huh....why not just buy a Civic?

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Old 05-17-2013, 10:18 PM   #152
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Fine, I'll take them off tomorrow! Geez!
Hey man I don't mean to make you change the way your jeep looks, if you like it keep it. I guess I don't necessarily like them because they don't have any use, or do they besides looks?

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Old 05-17-2013, 10:45 PM   #153
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Hey man I don't mean to make you change the way your jeep looks, if you like it keep it. I guess I don't necessarily like them because they don't have any use, or do they besides looks?
Well, they could swat bugs before hitting the windshield? And I wouldn't be caught with them on my rig...
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Old 05-17-2013, 11:44 PM   #154
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Avoid any kit that has an Extender or Adapter of any kind. Instead of Adapting something to work do it right the first time. They are always a bolt on piece that will come loose under serious use. If you have to have it weld them on so you don't have to rely on the bolts.
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Old 05-18-2013, 08:05 AM   #155
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Don't think I've seen anything on "Zombie Response Vehicle" stickers yet so I'll throw that one in.
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Old 05-18-2013, 09:13 AM   #156
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Old 05-18-2013, 11:03 AM   #157
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Old 05-18-2013, 11:46 AM   #159
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Old 05-18-2013, 03:20 PM   #160
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Old 05-18-2013, 05:16 PM   #161
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I'm not a fan of any 'built' rig that isn't used for it's intended purpose, but I don't waste time worrying about it. Someone will eventually get a used rig with everything they need, but not beat up, so it's really a win..
I agree and here's a good example. My BIL just sold his 05 Rubi TJ and got a 09 JKU. Now this JKU has Kings coilovers, Spod, 37 Nitto Mud grappler, RR black 17 wheels,fully armored,T.W drive shaft front and rear, 5.13 gears,selectable lockers front and back, Currie antirock, winch, aftermarket bumper front and rear with tire carrier, Hansen rock sliders,flat fenders and hothead liner...all for a whopping 29K out the door.There are many more that I missed but those are the ones that stick out the most.I looked under the Jeep and not a scratch plus it only has 40K miles on it...BADABING !!!
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Old 05-18-2013, 05:32 PM   #162
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I hate that too.
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Old 05-18-2013, 06:20 PM   #163
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I agree and here's a good example. My BIL just sold his 05 Rubi TJ and got a 09 JKU. Now this JKU has Kings coilovers, Spod, 37 Nitto Mud grappler, RR black 17 wheels,fully armored,T.W drive shaft front and rear, 5.13 gears,selectable lockers front and back, Currie antirock, winch, aftermarket bumper front and rear with tire carrier, Hansen rock sliders,flat fenders and hothead liner...all for a whopping 29K out the door.There are many more that I missed but those are the ones that stick out the most.I looked under the Jeep and not a scratch plus it only has 40K miles on it...BADABING !!!
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Old 05-18-2013, 06:32 PM   #164
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Proximity sensor, security deck (if Tuffy ever bother actually restocking their distributors), head unit with removable faceplate. You're all good.

Seen rigs with all this and more get ripped right out and no one heard/saw a thing.

There is no burglar proof security system.
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Old 05-18-2013, 06:35 PM   #165
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There is a JKU running around here with gold plated emblems and accents, mixed with chrome wheels. The darn thing looks like a 1990 circa Lexus LS400 driven by a colorblind elderly woman.

Please, please don't gold plate vehicle parts!
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Old 05-18-2013, 06:41 PM   #166
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Out and about on a nice day in chicago. Just saw a white 2012-2013 Sahara JKU with at least 22inch white rims and white and tan custom leather interior. Jeep looked as if it had no suspension and just riding on the tires.
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Old 05-18-2013, 06:44 PM   #167
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Out and about on a nice day in chicago. Just saw a white 2012-2013 Sahara JKU with at least 22inch white rims and white and tan custom leather interior. Jeep looked as if it had no suspension and just riding on the tires.
PICS OR IT DIDN'T HAPPEN!!!!



Thankfully I cant see it than.................
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:08 PM   #168
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First and foremost, the kids in my neighborhood LOVE my Zombie Defense Vehicle sticker!

Having said that, Jeeps are a form of folk art. If you're doing something to increase your enjoyment, then go for it. Except truck nuts. For heavens sake, no truck nuts.
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:18 PM   #169
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LOL...First time I saw those truck nutz he had it mounted low enough that its dragging on the pavement.Makes me cringe watching it bounce all over.
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:27 PM   #170
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PICS OR IT DIDN'T HAPPEN!!!!

Thankfully I cant see it than.................
Stupid iPhone camera wouldn't open fast enough ...believe me I tried
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:29 PM   #171
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This one speaks for itself:

Notice the driver...
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:45 PM   #172
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Is that right hand drive?

My next new jeep will be right hand drive by the way. Just to f with everyone.
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Old 05-18-2013, 07:53 PM   #173
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Checkout the Spyder rear bumper. It's basically a knockoff of the XRC but at <500 for both the bumper & tire carrier, you can't beat it.
You mean poison spyder? I couldnt find any pics of it actually installed but they have a cool non tire carrrier bumper i like..
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Is that right hand drive?

My next new jeep will be right hand drive by the way. Just to f with everyone.
Yup! Caught me off guard.

Actually a nice rig if you forget everything you know about Jeeps and wheeling.

All I have to say about it: At least he committed to going full mall crawler. I'd rather see this than a Jeep with tall lift and 35" tires with the 34" wheels (dub).

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You mean poison spyder? I couldnt find any pics of it actually installed but they have a cool non tire carrrier bumper i like..
No, Spyder makes Jeep parts that are low priced. Search on Ebay. I would stay away from their rear bumper with tire carrier though. Probably not built very well. The fronts look ok, but yeah, wouldn't trust those either. Probably shatter into 10 pieces with any impact. More for looks.

Here's one: Spyder 2007 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Front Modular Hybrid Rock Crawler Winch Bumper | eBay
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Old 05-18-2013, 08:28 PM   #175
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Seen rigs with all this and more get ripped right out and no one heard/saw a thing.

There is no burglar proof security system.
Agreed, but most thefts are opportunist and if you give them obstacles to overcome, they'll likely move on to something easier.

If someone sets their mind on getting in, given enough time then they'll be able do it.
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Yup! Caught me off guard.

Actually a nice rig if you forget everything you know about Jeeps and wheeling.

All I have to say about it: At least he committed to going full mall crawler. I'd rather see this than a Jeep with tall lift and 35" tires with the 34" wheels (dub).



No, Spyder makes Jeep parts that are low priced. Search on Ebay. I would stay away from their rear bumper with tire carrier though. Probably not built very well. The fronts look ok, but yeah, wouldn't trust those either. Probably shatter into 10 pieces with any impact. More for looks.

Here's one: Spyder 2007 2012 Jeep JK Wrangler Front Modular Hybrid Rock Crawler Winch Bumper | eBay
Ok, well i found the xrc bumper with tire carrier. Is beautiful. Funny thing is thay poison spyder makes a knock off of it too. Lmao.

As long as the steel is the right grade and thickness, i can fix junk welds.
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i still didn't understand why no 20inch wheel if you are putting off road tires & not doing any lift . I have 2013 unlimited Rubicon .
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i still didn't understand why no 20inch wheel if you are putting off road tires & not doing any lift . I have 2013 unlimited Rubicon .
Because to off road those tires you usually air them down. uhm.....
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Saw a nevada state police f150 today with rockstar wheels. Nice to see tax dollars going to bling.
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Saw a nevada state police f150 today with rockstar wheels. Nice to see tax dollars going to bling.

In many cases, those are seized vehicles.

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