High School Jeepers Thread - Page 3298 - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Discussion Forums > Off-Topic

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 04-28-2013, 11:49 PM   #98911
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
I would just need to have the wire for the leds in my hand to decide if I would wanna bother stripping and splicing.

__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-28-2013, 11:59 PM   #98912
Dont forget a Jack strap

WF Supporting Member
 
jkaufman_95's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: On the Road,
Posts: 30,846
Quote:
Originally Posted by GoldenSahara00


FAP FAP FAP
To which one?

__________________
Do I look like a cat to you boy? Am I jumpin' around all nimbly bimbly from tree to tree? Am I drinking milk from a saucer? DO YOU SEE ME EATING MICE?
jkaufman_95 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 12:24 AM   #98913
Rock-Rubber

WF Supporting Member
 
GoldenSahara00's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: SCPA
Posts: 16,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by jkaufman_95 View Post
To which one?
Do I have to pick?
__________________
Ryan - A good eye, a light foot, and a smart rig.
Bolt-ons are boring
AMERICAN JEEPER
My Build - http://www.wranglerforum.com/f118/pr...a00-74622.html
Rausch Creek Trip: 2014 Trip Coming Soon
GoldenSahara00 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 12:53 AM   #98914
Dont forget a Jack strap

WF Supporting Member
 
jkaufman_95's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: On the Road,
Posts: 30,846
Quote:
Originally Posted by GoldenSahara00

Do I have to pick?
I guess not
__________________
Do I look like a cat to you boy? Am I jumpin' around all nimbly bimbly from tree to tree? Am I drinking milk from a saucer? DO YOU SEE ME EATING MICE?
jkaufman_95 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 07:46 AM   #98915
Jeeper
 
IP0VV3R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 9,134
Quote:
Originally Posted by GoldenSahara00 View Post

That's nice. Usually I just can't find them among the clutter and tools and whatever else in my garage, and need to do like 1 wire. I always keep a lighter, so it's quick and easy. and a cool trick

FAP FAP FAP
__________________
Zack
IP0VV3R is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 05:20 PM   #98916
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Here she is without rollbar cover or windshield bars. Its amazing how much easier it is to get in. I'm 6'3" so always having to stoop to get in gets old. One of my first goals is to at least lift her to where I can't see over the top when it's on, and that's a couple inches.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 05:21 PM   #98917
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Whoops forgot to add the picture.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 05:25 PM   #98918
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Also anyone know how to get that white arrow off the spare? When I got my tires a few weeks ago I got the same ones I had, and had them put the best one as the spare because the original spare was still on and was different. When they did I also had them flip the tire around so the black wall was out, and to do that he drew the arrow with some kind of marker. I've scrubbed and brushed and dry rubbed and I can't get it to budge. If it was in rotation it'd get warn off, but its not.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 06:24 PM   #98919
Jeeper
 
IP0VV3R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 9,134
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Also anyone know how to get that white arrow off the spare? When I got my tires a few weeks ago I got the same ones I had, and had them put the best one as the spare because the original spare was still on and was different. When they did I also had them flip the tire around so the black wall was out, and to do that he drew the arrow with some kind of marker. I've scrubbed and brushed and dry rubbed and I can't get it to budge. If it was in rotation it'd get warn off, but its not.
Power washer or manual wash?
__________________
Zack
IP0VV3R is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 06:31 PM   #98920
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Quote:
Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post

Power washer or manual wash?
I've gotten to touching with the sprayer at a do it yourself car wash. Nothin. Granted that's not insane psi but it was pretty strong.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 06:50 PM   #98921
Jeeper
 
Commando Solo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 4,644
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Also anyone know how to get that white arrow off the spare? When I got my tires a few weeks ago I got the same ones I had, and had them put the best one as the spare because the original spare was still on and was different. When they did I also had them flip the tire around so the black wall was out, and to do that he drew the arrow with some kind of marker. I've scrubbed and brushed and dry rubbed and I can't get it to budge. If it was in rotation it'd get warn off, but its not.
Why not just trace over it with a sharpie?
__________________
Will
Forest Green Pearl TJ
4.0L/ 5 speed/ Rampage Soft Top
3" SL/1.25" BL/1" MML
Warn Rear/ ARB full width front Bumper
33x11 Wrangler MTR Kevlar/16" Ultrastar rims
Engo 12k cable
Commando Solo is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 07:44 PM   #98922
Jeeper
 
DeepSouthJeeper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Baton Rouge
Posts: 1,701
Well I was able to get the jeep running again. My gf's dad is awesome, he helped me for hours while we worked on it in my schools parking lot. He said even he was starting to miss seeing my jeep around.
DeepSouthJeeper is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 09:57 PM   #98923
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Quote:
Originally Posted by Commando Solo View Post

Why not just trace over it with a sharpie?
I've tried that on tires before and you can always tell. At least I can.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 10:08 PM   #98924
Jeeper
 
CMA_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hixson, TN
Posts: 3,167
Send a message via Yahoo to CMA_Rider
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Here she is without rollbar cover or windshield bars. Its amazing how much easier it is to get in. I'm 6'3" so always having to stoop to get in gets old. One of my first goals is to at least lift her to where I can't see over the top when it's on, and that's a couple inches.
It does make it easier, Im 6'3" also, but you need them if your running a bikini top in the rain. If you want it so its taller than you, put a 1.25bl/mml, and a 3" suspension lift on 33s and your jeep will be around 6'5"-6'8"
__________________
2003 White TJ Sport 4.0 5 speed D44 w/ Aussie Locker 3.73 tow pkg 3"BDS, 4"N20 Shocks 1.25bl 1.25mml Swaybarless-F&R 33x12.50r15
2001 customized Suzuki Intruder 1500 100hp Harley Killer
70 CJ5 Build
CMA_Rider is offline   Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 10:49 PM   #98925
Dont forget a Jack strap

WF Supporting Member
 
jkaufman_95's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: On the Road,
Posts: 30,846
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914
Whoops forgot to add the picture.
Congrats, you no longer have a functioning roll cage.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914
Also anyone know how to get that white arrow off the spare? When I got my tires a few weeks ago I got the same ones I had, and had them put the best one as the spare because the original spare was still on and was different. When they did I also had them flip the tire around so the black wall was out, and to do that he drew the arrow with some kind of marker. I've scrubbed and brushed and dry rubbed and I can't get it to budge. If it was in rotation it'd get warn off, but its not.
Put it on for a week.
__________________
Do I look like a cat to you boy? Am I jumpin' around all nimbly bimbly from tree to tree? Am I drinking milk from a saucer? DO YOU SEE ME EATING MICE?
jkaufman_95 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 02:19 AM   #98926
Jeeper
 
Ianbeaulieu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: San Antonio Texas
Posts: 1,449
Quote:
Originally Posted by jkaufman_95 View Post
Congrats, you no longer have a functioning roll cage.

Put it on for a week.
When has the windshield bars ever been functioning? Haha
__________________
1987 YJ 4.2L I6 5-Speed, SOA, 1"shackle, Chrome Diff Cover Rear, Lime Green Under Parts
Ianbeaulieu is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 06:56 AM   #98927
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Quote:
Originally Posted by CMA_Rider View Post

It does make it easier, Im 6'3" also, but you need them if your running a bikini top in the rain. If you want it so its taller than you, put a 1.25bl/mml, and a 3" suspension lift on 33s and your jeep will be around 6'5"-6'8"
I'm planning on trying the 4.25" zone combo lift in the future. Right now I have no cash.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 06:56 AM   #98928
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Iim not gonna leave them off for more than a day or so, I just wannted to see how it looked/felt.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 09:45 AM   #98929
Jeeper
 
Commando Solo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 4,644
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Iim not gonna leave them off for more than a day or so, I just wannted to see how it looked/felt.
While you have them off drop the shield!
__________________
Will
Forest Green Pearl TJ
4.0L/ 5 speed/ Rampage Soft Top
3" SL/1.25" BL/1" MML
Warn Rear/ ARB full width front Bumper
33x11 Wrangler MTR Kevlar/16" Ultrastar rims
Engo 12k cable
Commando Solo is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 09:52 AM   #98930
Jeeper
 
CMA_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hixson, TN
Posts: 3,167
Send a message via Yahoo to CMA_Rider
Quote:
Originally Posted by Commando Solo View Post

While you have them off drop the shield!
Yes drop the windshield, its fun riding around town and seeing all the funny looks
__________________
2003 White TJ Sport 4.0 5 speed D44 w/ Aussie Locker 3.73 tow pkg 3"BDS, 4"N20 Shocks 1.25bl 1.25mml Swaybarless-F&R 33x12.50r15
2001 customized Suzuki Intruder 1500 100hp Harley Killer
70 CJ5 Build
CMA_Rider is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:02 AM   #98931
Jeeper
 
Commando Solo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 4,644
Quote:
Originally Posted by CMA_Rider View Post

Yes drop the windshield, its fun riding around town and seeing all the funny looks
Does anyone now if its possible to drop it with windshield mounted lights?
__________________
Will
Forest Green Pearl TJ
4.0L/ 5 speed/ Rampage Soft Top
3" SL/1.25" BL/1" MML
Warn Rear/ ARB full width front Bumper
33x11 Wrangler MTR Kevlar/16" Ultrastar rims
Engo 12k cable
Commando Solo is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:24 AM   #98932
Jeeper
 
CMA_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hixson, TN
Posts: 3,167
Send a message via Yahoo to CMA_Rider
Quote:
Originally Posted by Commando Solo View Post

Does anyone now if its possible to drop it with windshield mounted lights?
Idk
__________________
2003 White TJ Sport 4.0 5 speed D44 w/ Aussie Locker 3.73 tow pkg 3"BDS, 4"N20 Shocks 1.25bl 1.25mml Swaybarless-F&R 33x12.50r15
2001 customized Suzuki Intruder 1500 100hp Harley Killer
70 CJ5 Build
CMA_Rider is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:35 AM   #98933
Dont forget a Jack strap

WF Supporting Member
 
jkaufman_95's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: On the Road,
Posts: 30,846
Quote:
Originally Posted by Commando Solo

Does anyone now if its possible to drop it with windshield mounted lights?
Not without removing them.
__________________
Do I look like a cat to you boy? Am I jumpin' around all nimbly bimbly from tree to tree? Am I drinking milk from a saucer? DO YOU SEE ME EATING MICE?
jkaufman_95 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:37 AM   #98934
Dont forget a Jack strap

WF Supporting Member
 
jkaufman_95's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: On the Road,
Posts: 30,846
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ianbeaulieu

When has the windshield bars ever been functioning? Haha
They DO function. They complete the cage and tie them into the windshield. Otherwise you don't get any front protection from the cage.
__________________
Do I look like a cat to you boy? Am I jumpin' around all nimbly bimbly from tree to tree? Am I drinking milk from a saucer? DO YOU SEE ME EATING MICE?
jkaufman_95 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:39 AM   #98935
Jeeper
 
CMA_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hixson, TN
Posts: 3,167
Send a message via Yahoo to CMA_Rider
Quote:
Originally Posted by jkaufman_95 View Post

They DO function. They complete the cage and tie them into the windshield. Otherwise you don't get any front protection from the cage.
BS you wont get front protection from those bars, the windshield will buckle just as quick, with or without them
__________________
2003 White TJ Sport 4.0 5 speed D44 w/ Aussie Locker 3.73 tow pkg 3"BDS, 4"N20 Shocks 1.25bl 1.25mml Swaybarless-F&R 33x12.50r15
2001 customized Suzuki Intruder 1500 100hp Harley Killer
70 CJ5 Build
CMA_Rider is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:46 AM   #98936
Jeeper
 
IP0VV3R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 9,134
A friend brought his dad's 1980 CJ golden eagle edition to school. I'll get a pic of it later. It's got a v8
__________________
Zack
IP0VV3R is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 10:49 AM   #98937
Jeeper
 
Commando Solo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 4,644
Quote:
Originally Posted by jkaufman_95 View Post

Not without removing them.
Well, I was thinking I could turn the lights to the side and pad the mounts. Probably wont know unless I try.

Quote:
Originally Posted by CMA_Rider View Post

BS you wont get front protection from those bars, the windshield will buckle just as quick, with or without them
I have to agree with you on that one, factory cages are extremely weak.
__________________
Will
Forest Green Pearl TJ
4.0L/ 5 speed/ Rampage Soft Top
3" SL/1.25" BL/1" MML
Warn Rear/ ARB full width front Bumper
33x11 Wrangler MTR Kevlar/16" Ultrastar rims
Engo 12k cable
Commando Solo is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 02:22 PM   #98938
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
The only thing with the winsheild is I don't wanna mess up the seal.
__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 03:00 PM   #98939
Jeeper
 
CMA_Rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hixson, TN
Posts: 3,167
Send a message via Yahoo to CMA_Rider
Quote:
Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
The only thing with the winsheild is I don't wanna mess up the seal.
Take everything off that needs to come off, then slowly and gently start laying it down. After you fold it down, take a wet paper towel and clean it, then take armorall or simular and wipe it down, to protect it.
__________________
2003 White TJ Sport 4.0 5 speed D44 w/ Aussie Locker 3.73 tow pkg 3"BDS, 4"N20 Shocks 1.25bl 1.25mml Swaybarless-F&R 33x12.50r15
2001 customized Suzuki Intruder 1500 100hp Harley Killer
70 CJ5 Build
CMA_Rider is offline   Quote
Old 04-30-2013, 05:12 PM   #98940
Jeeper
 
Double_a914's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 718
Quote:
Originally Posted by CMA_Rider View Post

Take everything off that needs to come off, then slowly and gently start laying it down. After you fold it down, take a wet paper towel and clean it, then take armorall or simular and wipe it down, to protect it.
This could almost be taken to mean something else.

__________________
- Aaron
Double_a914 is offline   Quote
Reply

Tags
jack is a big deal , kenny is the big deal. , let's make a deal... , no big deal , ryan is a bigger deal , ryans deal is bigger , ryans deal is stupid

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to Multi-Quote Scout Off-Topic 27 02-16-2012 04:47 PM
06 tj high school build Drakea94 Builders Corner 66 08-20-2011 10:01 PM
SCHOOL 1977 vs. SCHOOL 2007 tazmann910 Off-Topic 13 12-17-2007 12:30 PM
Which Thread is that? nicolas-eric TJ General Discussion Forum 24 11-28-2007 08:04 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:27 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC