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Old 10-10-2013, 08:09 AM   #1
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What size winch would be good on a 4d jk

I have a 2013 jk 4 door I would like to know what size winch would be good for it.

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Old 10-10-2013, 08:12 AM   #2
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10000 would be suffiecieny

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Old 10-10-2013, 08:19 AM   #3
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When Mike asked for one for Christmas last year, he wanted one between 9,000-11,000. I wound up getting him a Superwinch 10,000. It's been great! Got a decent deal from Quadratec.
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Old 10-10-2013, 08:23 AM   #4
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My M8000 does a great job and I have never needed more pulling power.
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Old 10-10-2013, 08:58 AM   #5
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I'm going to leave the stock bumper on for now an add the winch what is the aftermarket winch plate for. Do u need it
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Old 10-10-2013, 09:03 AM   #6
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I have a Warn Zeon 8000 perfect for my Moab. Warn sent a complete winch accessory kit.
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Old 10-10-2013, 09:08 AM   #7
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I have a Warn HP PowerPlant - 9500. It has a built in compressor. GREAT for when you air down on the trail and then need to reinflate. I've used it several times.

The MOST fun was when I pulled a Hummer out of a creek......Oh that just felt so very good!
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Old 10-10-2013, 11:11 PM   #8
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I have a Warn Zeon 8000 perfect for my Moab. Warn sent a complete winch accessory kit.
Same winch on my tj. Pulls like a warhorse. Snapped a rope and warn sent out a new one and the complete accessory kit!
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:13 AM   #10
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Best to use the "Toolman" Tim Allen approach
Bigger is better
depends on how deep your pockets are

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