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Old 10-09-2011, 10:12 PM   #1
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Tools!

So i know we all have em, we all own jeeps , but which ones do you carry??
I carry in a small metal box:
A torx multi tool
13 mm wrench
small chanel lock
1/2 nut driver
utility knife
fuse puller
spark plug gap
screwdriver and 6 bits
flashlight
and in an amo can:
led coleman flashlight (better then my dads mag
stuff for removing hard top (3 hooks and 3 ratchiting straps)
clear box (to keep bolts in from top and nuts/fuse from doors)
my footpegs.
work and mechanics gloves
wheel locks
and just in the back my coleman folding shovel which has been used more than i thought XD

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Old 10-09-2011, 10:40 PM   #2
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Good list, however, make it better and ad an air gage and or mini air compressor, hack saw, vise grips, 20 oz bottle of water, duct tape, matches, a $5 rain poncho and a tow strap

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Old 10-09-2011, 10:52 PM   #3
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Good point on the air gage! i just ran out there and threw our extra one in there. along with a zippo and some fuel (gota remember to take that out before going back to school in a few days). But i keep a tow rope in the amo when my top is off (i usually wheel with top off) il have to remember that other stuff
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Old 10-09-2011, 11:13 PM   #5
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haha nice man XD.
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Old 10-10-2011, 11:40 AM   #6
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I usually keep myself in the Jeep at all times when driving / wheeling

Just kidding

Actually, I keep pretty much everything mentioned above in my rig, but I also carry a full mechanics toolbox kit as well including most socket types, torx / allen bits, a cordless impact, a cordless drill, & spare wiring tools along with some various wire types.

I'm kinda bad when it comes to overkill.
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Old 10-10-2011, 11:54 AM   #7
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and don't forget the portable torch, i also go a little overboard.
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Old 10-10-2011, 12:01 PM   #8
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Add to the above:

WD40, silicone spray, bubble gum and bailing wire, fuses, mallet and metal chisel, various size stainless clamps, heavy duty 18" zip ties...
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Old 10-10-2011, 12:04 PM   #9
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heavy duty zip ties is a great idea!
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Old 10-10-2011, 12:11 PM   #10
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I carry some big azz zip ties with me. Works well and you can use them as handcuffs if need be
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Old 10-10-2011, 12:58 PM   #11
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Wow, some really good ideas coming out of this one. Great thread!!!

I also remembered one I didn't mention ... Good quality Jump Start Box, along with some cables just in case the jump start box decides not to cooperate that day
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Old 10-10-2011, 02:08 PM   #12
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Definitely like the idea of some of this! I might need another ammo can I definitely want a torch. Not just the jeep but for at home xD but being a teen with limited income and dad not encouraging working on vehicles.. haha you see where im goin. But keep the list goin guys!
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Old 10-10-2011, 02:11 PM   #13
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uhmmm Pocket knife, gorilla tape, and jumper cables >.< I dont offroad often so thats all i need for city use hah
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I keep my registration and insurance info in a gallon zip lock bag with a few extra bags in there, and a handfull of wiping rags and a roll of striking paper
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Old 10-10-2011, 02:55 PM   #16
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Welcome to Rescue Tape!

Just added this to my tool bag.
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Old 10-10-2011, 03:19 PM   #17
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Just added this to my tool bag.
I carry that too. It works great!
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Old 10-11-2011, 11:10 AM   #18
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another thing i forgot to mention is a spark plug socket and enough oil to do a full change incase you get hydro locked you can pull the plugs crank it to get the water out and change the oil then drive home.
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Don't forget a valve stem tool and maybe an extra core or two. Cheap and small. I had a core come loose while airing up on my last trip.

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