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Old 03-29-2014, 01:50 AM   #841
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Old 03-30-2014, 12:50 AM   #842
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Takes 3-4 weeks as King custom builds each set. Did get the Currie AntiRock front and rear sway bars today, and they are HEAVY DUTY, bad ass. So I'm still waiting on the PSC Hydro RAM assist kit and the coilovers, but it is DEFINITELY going to be worth the wait!
Why'd you get the AntiRock if you already have the Rubi disconnects? Personally I prefer the button.

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Why'd you get the AntiRock if you already have the Rubi disconnects? Personally I prefer the button.
Disconnecting isn't always the best. Having anti-rock it keeps the front inline with the rear in-terms of traction etc. The way I understand it is using an offroad bike as an example, you move you butt forward and back as traction and weight is needed... Just how I understand it. I could be wrong.
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Old 03-30-2014, 09:03 AM   #844
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Why'd you get the AntiRock if you already have the Rubi disconnects? Personally I prefer the button.
The stock sway bars aren't long enough for the articulation you gain with coilovers. Also the electric rubicon disconnect is a ticking time bomb doomed for failure so I'll sell it to somebody. Plus compared to manual disconnects it's a no brainer for me, I'm lazy so not having to manually do something is a plus! Also, the Antirocks for the rear axle gives you WAY more travel than stock.
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The stock sway bars aren't long enough for the articulation you gain with coilovers. Also the electric rubicon disconnect is a ticking time bomb doomed for failure so I'll sell it to somebody. Plus compared to manual disconnects it's a no brainer for me, I'm lazy so not having to manually do something is a plus! Also, the Antirocks for the rear axle gives you WAY more travel than stock.
Didn't even know these existed until now. Ingenious! Road stability would naturally take a hit so drive safe!
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Old 03-31-2014, 10:18 PM   #847
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Old 04-02-2014, 10:11 PM   #849
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Top down weather!
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Old 04-02-2014, 11:51 PM   #850
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Top down weather!
Those are safari nets over the back correct? I'm looking to get some and I am hoping they will work with the full spider web shade.
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Old 04-03-2014, 06:24 AM   #851
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Those are safari nets over the back correct? I'm looking to get some and I am hoping they will work with the full spider web shade.

I have the full spider web shade also, there is zero issue using the safari straps with it. They are both on in that pic.
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I have the full spider web shade also, there is zero issue using the safari straps with it. They are both on in that pic.
Perfect! Thanks.

I've heard that the spiderweb shade can stay on even with the hard top. Is that correct?
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Perfect! Thanks.

I've heard that the spiderweb shade can stay on even with the hard top. Is that correct?
I leave the safari nets and the spiderweb shade on all the time, no issues taking top on off.
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I leave the safari nets and the spiderweb shade on all the time, no issues taking top on off.
Perfect! That was my reservation on getting them. I already swap doors out for the body armor doors so I didn't really want to add much more time doing a swap.
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Old 05-03-2014, 11:14 PM   #856
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have the hydro assist kit on yet?
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Everything going on at once.
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right on... well I'm looking forward to your write up and thoughts.... I'm headed down this path too.
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Well that's a tease... I was thinking in the jeep "in".
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I said in not ON
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^^I need to jump on that also, I figured you already had that done.
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Down East Offroad, Wilson, NC
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Brother, I have to say, I'm not a JK guy but that is one badass ride!! Enjoy it, dont worry about any negativity, haters will be haters! Very tastefully done. You make me want to build one.. Lol.

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