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Yesterday 07:54 PM
DeepSouthJeeper I just got a few more pictures of my wheeling trip from my uncle, here are some of the better ones.
Yesterday 05:22 PM
DeepSouthJeeper
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Originally Posted by Pat-54 View Post
X2 why not right? Why couldn't jeep put V-8s in Wranglers?!
They used to in the CJs. Wish they still made those
Yesterday 04:53 PM
Pat-54
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Originally Posted by DeepSouthJeeper View Post
Sounds like the perfect time for a V8 swap.
X2 why not right? Why couldn't jeep put V-8s in Wranglers?!
Yesterday 12:35 PM
nobndry
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Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Found out yesterday that the YJ will need a rebuilt engine within the next year. It's something my and I could do ourselves but we don't want to have to deal with it in the first place
Well that sucks
Yesterday 11:28 AM
DeepSouthJeeper
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Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Found out yesterday that the YJ will need a rebuilt engine within the next year. It's something my and I could do ourselves but we don't want to have to deal with it in the first place
Sounds like the perfect time for a V8 swap.
Yesterday 08:18 AM
IP0VV3R Found out yesterday that the YJ will need a rebuilt engine within the next year. It's something my and I could do ourselves but we don't want to have to deal with it in the first place
Yesterday 07:41 AM
luisf14
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Originally Posted by pwhjr2 View Post
Probably 33's. that's what my dad had and they worked
My 33's look small on my 4 inch suspension lift + 1 inch body lift. If I were you I'd go with 3 or 3.5 inch total lift. The only reason I'm keeping this much is to upgrade to 35" tires soon.
Yesterday 07:11 AM
DantheJeepman
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Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Played disc golf earlier and saw a jeep I'd never seen before.
it a jeep comanche
Yesterday 12:17 AM
Double_a914 Played disc golf earlier and saw a jeep I'd never seen before.
04-22-2014 03:21 PM
Double_a914
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Originally Posted by DantheJeepman View Post
Theres some nice cree leds i bought of amazon that bright up the woods pretty well
Well what I like about the ones I posted is the $10 price tag and how the round will tie in with the headlights and the KC day lighters I already have mounted on the windshield brackets.
04-22-2014 03:18 PM
nobndry Welcome! Like the black but i may be biased...
04-22-2014 02:13 PM
lainierenee I'm a high school jeeper!!! Here's my 09 JK Sahara Unlimited.

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04-22-2014 07:28 AM
DantheJeepman
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Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
I wanna get 2 of these to go on my empty front bumper light tabs. http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B004L0..._aw_sbs_auto_2 My only problem is the chrome. I figure I should be able to take the housing apart, sand a little and paint/rattle can beeline black and should work. Then after my wallet recuperates for a week or 2 I wanna get 4 KC stone guards and somehow make them stick to those 2 new ones (I'm thinking clear silicone?) and replace the removable ones on my windshield lights. Tie it all together.
Theres some nice cree leds i bought of amazon that bright up the woods pretty well
04-21-2014 11:43 PM
WIwrangler
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Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing
looks pretty clean for a comp I bought my yj as second owner 119000 mi Sahara 4.0 5spd manual some rust for 2000 that was a steal too lol.
04-21-2014 09:01 PM
Stayjeepinyj
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Originally Posted by Bear94 View Post
1" lift shackles and 33s. Planning on Waggy Springs(2" lift, 2" stretch Front and rear), 1.5" BL Tummy tuck, highline and 37s.
plans for axles? Gears? I wouldn't run 37s on stock axles. Maybe 8.8 d44 combo
04-21-2014 08:40 PM
Bear94
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Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing
Check the frame really good. They like to rot near the shackles. Take a screwdriver with you and poke around. If there's rust you will find it. The corner and rocker guards might be there to his rust so check from inside the tub.
04-21-2014 08:36 PM
IP0VV3R
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Originally Posted by nobndry View Post
Wow that looks pretty clean to me but i know nothing about YJs. Try the YJ general section, I'm sure they'll help you out.
It's in great shape for its age. I made a thread there after I posted in here

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Originally Posted by DeepSouthJeeper View Post
What's he asking?
Told us to make an offer

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Originally Posted by pwhjr2 View Post
Those corner guards could be there to hide rust. Also to give you something to compare to I bought mine with 149000 miles for 1800. I consider mine a steal though.
I know there's no rust under the guards. The same jeep was at work 3 months ago getting an oil change and the corner guards weren't there. 1800 is definitely a steal
04-21-2014 08:06 PM
pwhjr2
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Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing
Those corner guards could be there to hide rust. Also to give you something to compare to I bought mine with 149000 miles for 1800. I consider mine a steal though.
04-21-2014 07:51 PM
Double_a914
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Originally Posted by nobndry View Post

Wow that looks pretty clean to me but i know nothing about YJs. Try the YJ general section, I'm sure they'll help you out.
X2 my exact thoughts and lack of knowledge. Super clean interior.
04-21-2014 07:50 PM
DeepSouthJeeper
Quote:
Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing
What's he asking?
04-21-2014 07:39 PM
nobndry
Quote:
Originally Posted by IP0VV3R View Post
Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing
Wow that looks pretty clean to me but i know nothing about YJs. Try the YJ general section, I'm sure they'll help you out.
04-21-2014 07:22 PM
IP0VV3R Looking to get a YJ as a farm/around town jeep. This one has 157,000 miles, 4.0L, 33" tires, lift of unknown height. Inside tub is completely rhino lined, soft top frame, bikini top and runs great. I don't know much about YJs and I need help with pricing

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04-21-2014 05:53 PM
Bear94 1" lift shackles and 33s.

Planning on Waggy Springs(2" lift, 2" stretch Front and rear), 1.5" BL Tummy tuck, highline and 37s.
04-21-2014 03:42 PM
JohnDoe After buying a number of lights and talking to quite a few people I've concluded that eBay LED's are the way to go. I've bought rigids and I've bought eBay. Rigids are just the eBay stuff with beefer components. Definitely not worth the 1,000 dollar price difference when they're just as bright in comparison.
04-21-2014 03:28 PM
Double_a914 I wanna get 2 of these to go on my empty front bumper light tabs.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B004L0..._aw_sbs_auto_2

My only problem is the chrome. I figure I should be able to take the housing apart, sand a little and paint/rattle can beeline black and should work. Then after my wallet recuperates for a week or 2 I wanna get 4 KC stone guards and somehow make them stick to those 2 new ones (I'm thinking clear silicone?) and replace the removable ones on my windshield lights. Tie it all together.
04-21-2014 03:13 PM
GoldenSahara00
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Originally Posted by Stayjeepinyj View Post
where is it at now?
3+1.25/33 tucked axles etc.

Going to

~1-2+.5-1.25, 36/37 Etc.
04-21-2014 12:43 PM
nobndry
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Originally Posted by Stayjeepinyj View Post
Any of you guys ever bought anything from e-auto grilles on eBay? Seems like everything they have is just discount smitty built. Probably buying some of the rockers from them, they will be bashed to death sooner or later anyway, might as well be cheap with it.
I have a grill mesh and its pretty nice. Ive heard decent reviews about the bumpers from coworkers and people in the jeep club that i am in.
04-21-2014 11:53 AM
Stayjeepinyj Any of you guys ever bought anything from e-auto grilles on eBay? Seems like everything they have is just discount smitty built.
Probably buying some of the rockers from them, they will be bashed to death sooner or later anyway, might as well be cheap with it.
04-21-2014 11:50 AM
Stayjeepinyj
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Originally Posted by GoldenSahara00 View Post
Sliders and full skids. Mine will be getting lowered very soon with an increase in tire size.
where is it at now?
04-21-2014 10:22 AM
GoldenSahara00
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Originally Posted by Stayjeepinyj View Post
This is why I kept mine generally low for a yj with 35s, no ragrets so far lmao, sliders are needed though.
Sliders and full skids. Mine will be getting lowered very soon with an increase in tire size.
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