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Old 02-14-2012, 08:01 PM   #121
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Triple date with the roomates and company. Hibachi. After the tech aTm game. Had 3 tests at school today so it's been a busy day so far. I don't EVER buy my GF gifts except b day x mas anniversary. So the single rose and chocolate today was a big surprise to her.

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Old 02-14-2012, 08:06 PM   #122
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Awesome!!! Glad yours was a little more exciting than mine, lol. Got a lot done on the Jeep last week & this week. Its looking like it'll be on the road sooner than I thought.

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Old 02-14-2012, 08:10 PM   #123
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Old 02-14-2012, 08:38 PM   #124
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Both actually, I have a thread about it. I'd post a link, but I'm on the mobile.
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Old 02-14-2012, 08:41 PM   #125
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Titled: Toolman's 94 YJ: Log of Repairs & Mods"
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Old 02-15-2012, 09:34 AM   #126
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Any of you guys here in Amarillo or close by? Just got my lift in and need some help installing it. This is my first go around and I have ZERO mechanical background what so ever!
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:13 AM   #127
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Is it your only vehicle?
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:34 AM   #128
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Yeah unfortunately it is. I work for a railroad too, so my schedule is totally unpredictable. I think I might have to take a vacation day (or two) to make any of this to happen.
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What lift? Height? I should be able to talk you through the steps.
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Old 02-16-2012, 10:25 PM   #130
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It's the OME ultimate lift kit...bought it from DPG off road. 2.5" SL & 1.5 BL"
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For the body lift rokmen has a video up on YouTube that gives perfect instructions. The SL is pretty easy. 4 shocks 4 springs. Installing the trac bars (if you got them) is a little more technical. And the control arms (if you got them) are easy if you know what length you want them.
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:03 PM   #132
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I have two daughters in Odessa and I am out there alot. If y'all know of a good place to go besides the Outback by Stanton, I would love to hear.
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Also, Toolman, I am looking for a small CB to put in the Jeep. I was thinking of the Uniden 410. Do you know of a better one? Its only about $40.
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I have two daughters in Odessa and I am out there alot. If y'all know of a good place to go besides the Outback by Stanton, I would love to hear.
I just joined a local Jeep club & they wheel a lot of places in the area. As soon as I learn where they are, I'll share it with y'all

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Also, Toolman, I am looking for a small CB to put in the Jeep. I was thinking of the Uniden 410. Do you know of a better one? Its only about $40.
I'm on the mobile now, when I get to my laptop, I'll look it up & let you know. Uniden is a good brand though
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:43 PM   #135
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For the body lift rokmen has a video up on YouTube that gives perfect instructions. The SL is pretty easy. 4 shocks 4 springs. Installing the trac bars (if you got them) is a little more technical. And the control arms (if you got them) are easy if you know what length you want them.
Kid has given ya some good advise
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:47 PM   #136
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I just joined a local Jeep club & they wheel a lot of places in the area. As soon as I learn where they are, I'll share it with y'all



I'm on the mobile now, when I get to my laptop, I'll look it up & let you know. Uniden is a good brand though
Thanks. I know the Uniden and have had one in the past, I was just wondering if you knew of any about the same size that may work better. Thanks for the help!
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Uniden pro250 XL is what I have I believe. It works quite well.
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Old 02-18-2012, 10:54 AM   #138
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Thanks Kid, I will look at that one too. My expierence with CBs is limited to small Unidens and big Cobras. I don't want a big CB in the Jeep, just not enough space. I thought about a CB that has the controls in the mic, but those don't appeal to me. I've heard good things about them, but just not my kinda thing.
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Old 02-18-2012, 11:46 AM   #139
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Then the one above is for you. It was recommended to me by Jerry. It's very compact. Has everything you need on it. Squelch 40 Chanel PA switch. Paired it with a 3' firestick antennae.
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Old 02-22-2012, 03:38 PM   #140
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Ok guys........ sounds like its about time for a West Texas gal to give this thread some color!!!!!

If you guys ever get to take your jeeps anywhere..... you need to make your way to the Hill country... Llano, Texas!!!

There is this place called ToyLand. They have mud races, mud drags, jeep crawling, circle dirt track...... it is awesome!!!! The cash purse is usually GREAT!!!

Anyway......... you boys dont work too hard!!!
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Old 02-22-2012, 07:25 PM   #141
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What's this work you speak of?
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Old 02-24-2012, 01:12 AM   #142
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El Paso red sands is pretty cool
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Old 02-27-2012, 12:08 PM   #143
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How far is el paso from lubbock?
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Old 02-28-2012, 07:49 AM   #144
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In a jeep it's about 5 hours lol
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Old 02-28-2012, 05:24 PM   #145
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In a jeep it's about 5 hours lol
And that would be hauling ass actually
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Old 02-29-2012, 10:59 AM   #146
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Hahaha true!! And the air conditioner off. Wouldn't wanna waste any horse power
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Probably won't make it out there too soon. Haha
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Especially not with gas going up :/
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:27 PM   #149
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I know. Shit pisses me off. It was around 2.80 here. Now it's up to 3.45 just in time for spring break.
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Old 03-01-2012, 02:18 PM   #150
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