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Old 06-25-2010, 12:15 PM
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what to do

im going to be getting 2,000 bucks from good ol' uncle sam for college. however my scholarship covers everything, so that 2k will be mine. i am going to put 1k towards my jeep payment but im not sure what i want to buy with the other 1k. i know its my decision but, some input would be appreciated

my jeep already has:
- Rubicon Express 4.5 inch Long Arm Lift
- 33" BFGs w/American Racing Alum Wheels
- Durango 4x4 Front/Rear Bumpers
- Dana 44, 33 spline rear axels
- Detroit Locker (rear)
- ARB Air Locker (front)
- Master Craft Seats w/ 4pt restraints, and weather proof seat covers
- 4:10 Reduced Gear Ratio
- Soft top w/ tinted windows
- hard full doors (tinted) & fabric full doors
- Bikini top & Tonneau Cover (Both New)
- JKS quick swaybar disconnects
- Warn Rocker Guards
- Old Man Emu Long Travel Gas Shocks
- Alpine Stereo (Controls iPod from Deck) w/ bass tube
- Tuffy Security Center Console
- Tuffy Security Cargo Cage
- Air Aid High Flow Intake w/ K&N Filter
- SYE



im thinking i definately want:
-winch (preferable under 500)
-CB radio

Things im considering:
-Mud terrain tires OR 2 new ATs since 2 of mine are in bad shape (idk which ones i want yet)
-nice rims
-possibly get someone to weld a stinger


do you guys have any other ideas or recommendations?

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Call me crazy but wouldn't you want to put the money toward your tuition or books?

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Old 06-25-2010, 12:42 PM
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ive got a lottery scholarship since im a NM resident, it covers 2,000 of my tuition so ill have to pay 700 bucks out of pocket. (this 2k is AFTER i pay the 700) i am going to set a few hundred a side for books. other than that im solid
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If you have tires in bad shape, you should make them high priority; Safety First!
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Have you considered a supporting membership? It's only 25 bucks, and you get a wf sticker. As for the other $1975, I'd go with a full roll cage, and a bag of doritos and call it a day.
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Old 06-25-2010, 01:48 PM
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i could get someone to beef up my "sport cage" for a lot cheaper im also considering that.
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Old 06-25-2010, 03:02 PM
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ill for sure get a membership . do you have your sticker on your jeep?

any other input peolple?

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