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Old 07-17-2013, 06:44 PM   #25861
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Installed the Trextop NX. Two hours by myself not counting the hour everything sat in the sun. Pretty easy if you watch the you tube video first. I had heard some horror stories so I was a little concerned
Hey buddy what kind of tire carrier is that

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Old 07-17-2013, 06:47 PM   #25862
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Installed my McGard locks on the four doors of the JKU. Look good.

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Old 07-17-2013, 06:48 PM   #25863
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Hey buddy what kind of tire carrier is that
It's the stock carrier with a teraflex adapter for the bigger tire. Also have the besttop carrier brackets that hold the cargo tray
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:13 PM   #25864
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:17 PM   #25865
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:30 PM   #25866
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I added a spiderwebshade. Wow what a difference it makes..
I have thinking bout getting on for my JKRU, however by the looks of it, it sits low in the roll bars. I'm tall and don't want that thing slapping against my head.

For those that have them do they sit low in the cab?
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:32 PM   #25867
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I have thinking bout getting on for my JKRU, however by the looks of it, it sits low in the roll bars. I'm tall and don't want that thing slapping against my head.

For those that have them do they sit low in the cab?
If you fit under the roll bar you will ft under the shade mine is even with the center of the roll bars
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:36 PM   #25868
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Will do Super Dave, will post pics
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:38 PM   #25869
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:40 PM   #25870
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Finn sizzle,
Trek armor jus came out with a top that fits over the bar. I'm tall also. I am waiting on the top I preordered of there Facebook page.
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:44 PM   #25871
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I don't see a clip anywhere in his Jeep.

I wish Texas had open carry so we could have an easy-to-reach option like this.
It's attached to the holster. The right place to put it.
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:49 PM   #25872
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Trek armor jus came out with a top that fits over the bar. I'm tall also. I am waiting on the top I preordered of there Facebook page.
Which one did you order? The deluxe or the normal one?

I'm thinking of pulling the trigger but would like to see more images.
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:49 PM   #25873
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I finally plasti-diped my wheels, and I removed my back window.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:01 PM   #25874
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It's attached to the holster. The right place to put it.
I think you missed my point...

It's not a "clip". It is a "magazine".


The best place for it is in the pistol. Use the holster for the extra magazine.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:02 PM   #25875
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Wanted a little width so I got some Rough Country 1.5" spacers. Not a fan of spacers and with my "pizza cutters" I sure didn't need them. Hub centric and $59 bucks a pair figured what the hell. Also instaled the recovery shackles and I will change the color on those tonight probably.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:19 PM   #25876
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I have thinking bout getting on for my JKRU, however by the looks of it, it sits low in the roll bars. I'm tall and don't want that thing slapping against my head.

For those that have them do they sit low in the cab?
Mike is 6'3", and he doesn't bang his head.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:28 PM   #25877
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Mike is 6'3", and he doesn't bang his head.
I'm 6' and my hair rubs the JKini on my 2 door.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:56 PM   #25878
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I'm 6' and my hair rubs the JKini on my 2 door.
I'm 6'1 and I don't touch at all, but my seat is lowered all the way and I have a slight recline on the seat
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:06 PM   #25879
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Finished installing the rest of the small hex nuts on my rear bumper.
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:07 PM   #25880
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I finally plasti-diped my wheels, and I removed my back window.
Why did you remove the back window?
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:13 PM   #25881
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:15 PM   #25882
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I could go into an explanation of why, but i won't. People like you don't get it and never will. Well...maybe you'll get it one day, when its too late, if you or someone in your family ever becomes a victim.

I would rather carry and never need it, than need it and not have it...
People like me ?? WTF does that mean ?? I get it just fine. You don't know me so don't be an idiot and judge someone you don't know. I asked you a simple question. i grew up in the hood, inner city, got by just fine without a gun over 20 years, it was just a question, don't post a fire arm pic sitting in plain view of your ride if you can't handle a question about it. Showing off a gun thats easily accessible to anyone who wants a piece of your ass isn't too smart. Good luck if you come across someone who wants it more than you do. Amen to that...
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:23 PM   #25883
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Which one did you order? The deluxe or the normal one?

I'm thinking of pulling the trigger but would like to see more images.
Yeah, I checked the site and did not see many specific images, just a lot of general/vague images. I'm 6'4" so my head is in the middle of the roll cage somewhere becuase of how high the seats in the JK are. My YJ has a bikini top that has plenty of clearance for me. The spider balls and shade do seem to hang a bit lower that the top though....it would been very annoying if my head was rubbing against that for along ride.
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:28 PM   #25884
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HiLift jack arrived today from Northridge4x4, tomorrow I'm off to Lowes to get some ubolts and so forth to mount this up to my rollbar at the tailgate. Anyone who thinks I'm paying $75 for a HiLift mount just to get the same $5 worth of hardware I can find locally has lost their freakin mind.

Can't wait, heading up to the Eastern Sierra Sunday night and going to take a run along the Laurel Lakes Trail sometime next week.
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:42 PM   #25885
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This works really well too both Mothers and this do good jobs
What works best for getting the shine back in soft tops? I briefly put a little bit on, but the amount I would need to do the whole thing would take forever.
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People like me ?? WTF does that mean ?? I get it just fine. You don't know me so don't be an idiot and judge someone you don't know. I asked you a simple question. i grew up in the hood, inner city, got by just fine without a gun over 20 years, it was just a question, don't post a fire arm pic sitting in plain view of your ride if you can't handle a question about it. Showing off a gun thats easily accessible to anyone who wants a piece of your ass isn't too smart. Good luck if you come across someone who wants it more than you do. Amen to that...
Guys and gals, a mod already gave 2 warnings about going down this road (off topic), just in case you may have missed it.
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What works best for getting the shine back in soft tops? I briefly put a little bit on, but the amount I would need to do the whole thing would take forever.

303 protectant works great. I use it on the flares as well as the top.
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Guys and gals, a mod already gave 2 warnings about going down this road (off topic), just in case you may have missed it.
Thanks for the heads up, I appreciate it
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Took the dash apart to give the jeep a good deep cleaning. I'm getting ready for a photo shot for our calendar that we put on.

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Old 07-17-2013, 10:41 PM   #25890
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Why did you remove the back window?
Several reasons, 1 I wanted to, 2 the place I rent, I have no place to store my top and I wanted to see if it would give me more wind threw my hair, 3 it seamed like a good idea at the time.

So far l like it.

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