getting started around Philly - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > WF Local > WF Local Forums for Your Region and State > Pennsylvania Jeep Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 12-21-2012, 11:21 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Philadelphia
Posts: 38
Send a message via AIM to phillyclaude
getting started around Philly

Right now I've got a stock 2013 JKUS with the wimpy 29" tires, 3.73 gears, limited slip diff, and manual transmission. What's the best way to get started? Is there a beginner class around, or should I just come out with some of you and give it a try some day?

What equipment will I need to begin? The lift, bigger wheels, and installed CB will probably come eventually, but I'd like to get a feel for what it's like before I start spending money.

phillyclaude is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 12-21-2012, 04:44 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 43
Come on out and wheel. Wharton is your best bet for free legal wheelin, as long as you're street legal. Rausch creek is an off road park maybe an hour away and they have off road 101 runs. Buy yourself a recovery strap before you head out anywhere though

BIGTom is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 12-21-2012, 08:43 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
CarolinaBound's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Home in Langhorne, PA and school at ECU
Posts: 1,157
Images: 6
Me and at least one other guy are headed to conshohocken tomorrow. JKU will be a tight fit in places though. Were in Langhorne
__________________
Poverty/College Budget 2004 TJ BB, 1.25" BL, MML, JK shocks, 31x10.5 AT2's

If it can't be fixed with squats or fish oil...your probably gonna die (u aware?)
CarolinaBound is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 12-25-2012, 02:34 PM   #4
Mr3
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 34
If you guys ever want to wheel in conshy, let me know.
Mr3 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 12-27-2012, 10:30 PM   #5
Newb
 
Webbo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Chester County, PA
Posts: 7
Where can you wheel in Conshy? I lived there for a couple of years, and can't think of a place to go.
Webbo is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 12-28-2012, 03:09 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
WatchUr6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Outside Philadelphia
Posts: 117
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr3 View Post
If you guys ever want to wheel in conshy, let me know.

Yeah, would love to go wheelin' in Conshy. Exactly where do you all go? I was always wondering about that area for Jeepin'.

__________________
"Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?" - George Carlin
WatchUr6 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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



logo carid shop wrangler parts carid fender flares custom wheels store avs deflectors at carid
» Rates
Get low rates on auto insurance in Canada!

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:43 AM.



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