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Old 08-04-2013, 08:58 PM   #31
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More to come next weekend!
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So did you front wheel drive it around yet?

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LOOking Fabulous!!! so shiny! can't wait to see her on the rocks!!
she'll walk over everything so easy you could drink tea and not spill!

PINKY UP!!!
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I learned how to rebuild a transfer case today. Or at least how to tear one apart, add a Terra Lo, and put it back together again. WooHoo!!! Ron, you make it look effortless. Great job man.
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Wow! Looks like a pretty great day.
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Very happy for you Lorie! I can't wait to see you with your new TC wheeling. Although you always wheel with a smile, I'm sure your maiden voyage with all this new stuff will be an extra special smile--I hope to be there to see that.
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Old 08-04-2013, 11:11 PM   #37
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So did you front wheel drive it around yet?
OMG !! I CAN'T WAIT TO TAKE HER OUT!!! Low and slow....LOVE IT!!!!!

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LOOking Fabulous!!! so shiny! can't wait to see her on the rocks!!
she'll walk over everything so easy you could drink tea and not spill!

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I learned how to rebuild a transfer case today. Or at least how to tear one apart, add a Terra Lo, and put it back together again. WooHoo!!! Ron, you make it look effortless. Great job man.
He is amazing! Effortless is the perfect word. Master mechanic...

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Wow! Looks like a pretty great day.
Ahh Rich, you would have been right in the middle of it all...good stuff.. was a GREAT day!!

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Very happy for you Lorie! I can't wait to see you with your new TC wheeling. Although you always wheel with a smile, I'm sure your maiden voyage with all this new stuff will be an extra special smile--I hope to be there to see that.
Thanks B--- My Joanzie is being transformed into a Rubi plus some. If you thought I was in love with her before....Lord have mercy..all I can see is a "test drive" out to the Hammers I just want to try it out a little Nothing too hard core....I have a feeling ART may want to take me And of course, RON is like " yeah baby, let's go!! "
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Motino wash at the east side of Big Bear will be good practice, Clawhammer, Sledge Hammer and Chocolate thunder next.
Friend of mine just took his lil white TJ up Chocolate thunder a few weeks ago.
Oh yeah see those metal cloaks shine















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Sledge hammer

















Intense enough Barbie gurl? It gets better than that
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Motino wash at the east side of Big Bear will be good practice, Clawhammer, Sledge Hammer and Chocolate thunder next.
Friend of mine just took his lil white TJ up Chocolate thunder a few weeks ago.
Oh yeah see those metal cloaks shine


That looks like a lot of fun Art, you think a TJ Rubi on 33s could do that trail?
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That looks like a lot of fun Art, you think a TJ Rubi on 33s could do that trail?
For anything Hammers you would pretty much want 35's
Y'all would have fun on Motino wash. Cougar Buttes is a bit more do able also.
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So what is the plan for next weekend? 8.8 and MCs?
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Yea Art.. Barbie Gurl wants a piece of that. Let me get a run in or two to get used my new Joanzie, but I think with my new set up, I'm going to want to hit that. As long as I'm not going to Offend any boys out there in Their playground We both know how that goes from time to time...

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Uhh ohh Bernie...I see upgrades coming

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So what is the plan for next weekend? 8.8 and MCs?
YES!!!! I can't wait for my Cloaks!!! My new rear end is going to be sweet too....
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New shoes!

Can't wait for the Cloaks!

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Wow that looks so totally Bad Azz.
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Looks GREAT! Are you gonna need to add more bump stop to keep the tires off the fenders at full stuff?
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Looks GREAT! Are you gonna need to add more bump stop to keep the tires off the fenders at full stuff?

From everything I've read about Cloaks, I won't have to do anything but enjoy all the extra clearance other fenders don't have on top of the tire and behind it Maybe that's why they're So expensive.....they're going to be worth it
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Just spoke to Metalcloak...guy says I won't see them for another 2 weeks.

Looks like it's just the 8.8 going in Saturday.
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Just spoke to Metalcloak...guy says I won't see them for another 2 weeks.

Looks like it's just the 8.8 going in Saturday.
Well that is a bummer. Get them ordered, get hopes up and then - nope two more weeks
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Hey Rich do they make a 2 in level kit for her jeep? I dont like the way the front sets
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Old 08-05-2013, 01:33 PM   #51
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Hooo Hummm..just have to put the measley ol' 8.8 Axle on...that's all



I am bummed though..
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Hey Rich do they make a 2 in level kit for her jeep? I dont like the way the front sets
Yes, they make spacers from .75" t0 2.0"

Ill send you a link to some I had before I installed my springs.
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Yes, they make spacers from .75" t0 2.0"

Ill send you a link to some I had before I installed my springs.
You dont have the old ones?
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You dont have the old ones?
No. I sold them all on line. I had four 2" spacers and two .75" spacers. They sold fast and I got my money out of them.

So the good news is, if you/Lori don't like them they are easy to sell.
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No. I sold them all on line. I had four 2" spacers and two .75" spacers. They sold fast and I got my money out of them.

So the good news is, if you/Lori don't like them they are easy to sell.

He went ahead and ordered a kit I went outside and looked at my rig and and didn't see it, but looked at the pic again, and could see what he saw..
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Ron sure seems to know the way to a Jeep Girls heart.
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Ron sure seems to know the way to a Jeep Girls heart.
Yes he does; and that's an understatement. I make sure and tell him on a regular basis He takes the best care of me I know I'm a lucky girl.
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Lorie, all the same stuff and she's dipping in the front like that? I never saw it before, the wait on metal cloak sucks, but its totally worth it.
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Yes he does; and that's an understatement. I make sure and tell him on a regular basis He takes the best care of me I know I'm a lucky girl.
Looks like the rear wheel well needs a bit of trimming or it will start munching those pretty tires
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Lorie, all the same stuff and she's dipping in the front like that? I never saw it before, the wait on metal cloak sucks, but its totally worth it.
I don't think it is "dipping" any more than before, I just think it is way more noticeable now with the bigger tires.

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