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Today 10:15 AM
raif281
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Originally Posted by Mikekaz1 View Post
2" 55w. Rear lights set Into the bumper. Under $50 for everything. Lights, holesaw, some caulk, extra wire ect.
I like this, gonna do this with some LED lights!!! think I might do 4 instead of 2. how'd you go about wiring everything up in the front? from the battery to switch an all
08-26-2014 09:49 AM
RedBridgeRoad
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Originally Posted by Gov875 View Post
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Cup holders in the single din slot for a radio which is now in my Tuffy center console. Got the unit off ebay it's from an early 90s ford Taurus. Same car my family had back when I was younger.
My first car was a 93 Taurus, I loved that cup holder!
08-23-2014 12:26 PM
Burddog OK. You need 14" of 3/4" x 1/8" flat stock, 12" of 1.5 x 1/8" flat stock, 12" 3/4 square tubing. Cut all that in half. The top and bottom flat stock is held to the tube with 3 6-32 screws w/lock nuts. tape the whole thing together. drill all the holes in one shot. The top bolts are 1/4-20 @ 1 1/4" w/lock nuts. The bottom pins are 1/4" x 1.5". Make sure when you drill the small holes you go through both sides of the tube. ***mark everything with a sharpie before you take it apart! It will all look the same, but only go back together right the same way it came apart. Then pull it apart and drill 1/2" holes so you can fit the 6-32 lock nut and socket in the hole. Bolt the top and bottom plates together. Then the two side plates. The roll bar is a 2-3" hose clamp and the fire extinguisher is a 3-4" clamp. You will have some excess, so get your Dremel and cutoff blade to cut it close once it is on. I used 1/16" aircraft cable and drilled 2 more holes, just cause i thought it looks cool. The 1st one I made was for my daughters 97 and it took 2 evenings to figure it out. This one I did in 2 hours, start to finish. It is not in the picture but it will also have yellow 550 cord pulls attached to the pins, just need to pick some up.
08-23-2014 11:59 AM
PrecisionPowder
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Originally Posted by echo2 View Post
Details please....
Looks like he has 2 hose clamps attached to the roll bar which holds up a piece of 1" aluminum tubing that has a plate bolted to it that is 2 inches tall. The fire extinguisher has a matching 1" tube strapped to it and when pushed up to the first tube/plate combo to cotter-less pins slide through to hold it in place. Pull the pins and the tube falls away from the plate.
08-23-2014 10:28 AM
echo2
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Originally Posted by Burddog View Post
Made a Quick-Detach fire extinguisher mount.
Details please....
08-23-2014 10:18 AM
Burddog Made a Quick-Detach fire extinguisher mount.
08-23-2014 09:26 AM
Scruffy Wilson
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Originally Posted by .mll. View Post
Cheap, easy and in my eyes awesome!! Camo dash
Camo vinyl $20 on amazon, heat gun and you're good

i really like this.. not sure i have the skill for it tho.. would think the curvs would be hard
08-20-2014 11:15 AM
MyRed88
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Originally Posted by LarkinT View Post
Honestly I don't know. They fit pretty well though. Like they were made for my TJ but with a different striker. The guy who pretty much gave them to me had a YJ and he said they didn't fit his. I was thinking possibly a CJ-7. But that's just a guess.
those are cj doors I almost bought some for my girlfriends TJ it'll be a tough one to get those to work right
08-20-2014 12:00 AM
LarkinT
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Originally Posted by 98 tj sport View Post
What are they off of
Honestly I don't know. They fit pretty well though. Like they were made for my TJ but with a different striker. The guy who pretty much gave them to me had a YJ and he said they didn't fit his. I was thinking possibly a CJ-7. But that's just a guess.
08-19-2014 10:32 PM
98 tj sport
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Originally Posted by LarkinT View Post
So I got a set of half doors for extremely cheap. So cheap that I couldn't pass them up just because the latching system was different. Now I need some ideas of how to get them to latch. My tub is rhino lined so removing bolts is pretty much out of the question. But I'm open to ideas.
What are they off of
08-19-2014 10:08 PM
LarkinT So I got a set of half doors for extremely cheap. So cheap that I couldn't pass them up just because the latching system was different. Now I need some ideas of how to get them to latch. My tub is rhino lined so removing bolts is pretty much out of the question. But I'm open to ideas.
08-18-2014 10:30 PM
BardoFett
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Originally Posted by Gov875 View Post
Cup holders in the single din slot for a radio which is now in my Tuffy center console. Got the unit off ebay it's from an early 90s ford Taurus. Same car my family had back when I was younger.
Pretty funny! Although I was sure it was going to be an actual CD tray that you just bored out to fit a drink can!
08-18-2014 04:34 PM
scottieg40 I'm digging that paracord handle. I'm planning on doing the same thing.
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08-18-2014 04:45 AM
echo2
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Originally Posted by Double_a914 View Post
Got a pic of it from further out?
I'll get some better pics when done.....
08-18-2014 12:03 AM
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Cup holders in the single din slot for a radio which is now in my Tuffy center console. Got the unit off ebay it's from an early 90s ford Taurus. Same car my family had back when I was younger.
08-17-2014 11:12 PM
Double_a914
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Originally Posted by echo2 View Post
Got a pic of it from further out?
08-17-2014 05:23 PM
echo2

08-17-2014 04:15 PM
98tjteen
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Originally Posted by fvyellowbird View Post
adventure_prone! Got a pic with those installed? I love the simplicity of them. Thought about putting a piece of rubber/plastic tubing over one 'arm' to protect the paint? I wish you'd start selling them!
X2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Would love to have these
08-16-2014 12:23 PM
fvyellowbird adventure_prone! Got a pic with those installed? I love the simplicity of them. Thought about putting a piece of rubber/plastic tubing over one 'arm' to protect the paint? I wish you'd start selling them!
08-16-2014 09:31 AM
Snowriderinfl Can't figure out how to post two images in the same post, using ipad...smh.
08-16-2014 09:29 AM
Snowriderinfl Did a bunch of mods the last two weeks, but did these myself...
Wrapped the grab handles in paracord, and made a matching key chain. Came out great!
08-16-2014 08:03 AM
Mad Mac
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Originally Posted by Mad Mac View Post
That's the trouble with being facetious in print.
Hard to see the tongue in cheek.
Hope some of you got a chuckle out of it.
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Originally Posted by Mr Mac View Post
FWIW, I did!
Thank you, thank you. You've been a great audience. I'll be here all week.
08-15-2014 10:30 AM
Jessay
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Originally Posted by Jmhu228 View Post
I really like the circles. Does the light still show pretty clearly through that top light? Pics?
Yes but it's no led brake light. This is in the garage. I don't have one at night but I'll try tonight.

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08-15-2014 10:10 AM
Mr Mac
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Originally Posted by Mad Mac View Post
That's the trouble with being facetious in print.
Hard to see the tongue in cheek.

Hope some of you got a chuckle out of it.
FWIW, I did!
08-14-2014 07:29 PM
Rude Dog
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Originally Posted by rocksniper View Post
Any suggestions on exhaust system? 04 Rubicon 4.0 has stock exhaust ( fixing to rust out ), 4.5" lift 35 " BF Goodrich . Im looking for something that will improve performance, stay high and tight, not loud, stainless.
Gears, (1st thing) if you haven't done it, but costly
08-14-2014 09:42 AM
JarryG Took about a week to make it to the end and I am just itching to attack the jeep with all these ideas! Im a new Jeep owner and I just cant wait to post some pics!!
08-13-2014 11:17 PM
adventure_prone Fab'd up some quick foot pegs
08-13-2014 07:47 AM
Jmhu228
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Originally Posted by Jessay View Post
Plasti dipped my tail lights. Seen it before. But not the spare light. Put quarters on it to get perfect circles. Kinda cool for now?
I really like the circles. Does the light still show pretty clearly through that top light? Pics?
08-12-2014 10:09 PM
cBill15
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Originally Posted by 03ruth View Post
banks monster exhaust
x2
08-12-2014 11:47 AM
03Ruth Banks monster exhaust
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