|03-02-2008 12:37 PM|
|birdkilla2k1||yea i hear ya there, maines the same way, i have the 54" wilderness front bumper on my jeep, and i had to get the license plate bracket that slides into the front receiver...at least that gives it a fair amount of rigidity lol|
|03-02-2008 12:13 PM|
|03-02-2008 11:54 AM|
|birdkilla2k1||i must say i have the same " i like to climb snowbanks" front license plate on my TJ...but hey, cuts down air resistance!|
|03-02-2008 11:34 AM|
|orange05tj||I bought them, I don't care how good you scuff chrome, it chips within the first week.|
|03-02-2008 11:12 AM|
here ya go 2MUCH
and most ppl just paint them. it's not hard to do just take the three torx screws out and scuff them up and shoot with paint.
|03-02-2008 10:41 AM|
|03-02-2008 10:00 AM|
|03-02-2008 08:10 AM|
|orange05tj||Good point trip. As you can see, the washeres that came with it are the same size as the nut. I'll look into doing that.|
|03-02-2008 06:06 AM|
Looking good though. Love them sliders.
|03-02-2008 01:15 AM|
|slf41002||Those aren't weights for steel wheels they are for aluminum wheels they just aren't the coated weights and all that really means is over time they will cause corrsion to build up under them and eat at your wheel were the coated weights are a light gray powder coat to protect the wheel more..It isn't impossible to static balance it is just a little harder to get them dead on.Normally after static balanceing if you kick it back over to the both side setting it will be an even number off (0.50 - 0.50) but most of the time I get 0.00-0.00|
|03-01-2008 11:15 PM|
Lousy pic, but heres the weights that are on them.
|03-01-2008 11:10 PM|
|03-01-2008 11:09 PM|
|orange05tj||doesn't have the sticky weights. They are attached to the rims. I hate the sticky ones, they always fall off.|
|03-01-2008 11:07 PM|
weights only on one side of the rim? wich such a big offroad tire?
itīs impossible to balance such a rim/tire on that way.
|03-01-2008 11:06 PM|
The shake sounds like a wheel balance problem. Look for a place that has a Hunter Road Force wheel balancer in your area. I hate to say it but the guy is right. You will get a much better balance with a kind of weight that attach to the rim on both sides instead of the kind are stickied to inside only. However this does not mean you cant get it balanced out with the sticky ones, it will just be harder on the tire "tech".
Click on the locate GSP9700 to find one in your area.
|03-01-2008 10:55 PM|
|03-01-2008 10:40 PM|
|nicolas-eric||i had also hat that after i was wheeling some weeks ago. there was to much mud on the inside of the rims. the whole front shaked at 35-45 mph that much that i was afraid that something could become damaged.|
|03-01-2008 10:37 PM|
|orange05tj||I was thinking about doing that first thing tomorrow. I'll see what happens.|
|03-01-2008 10:36 PM|
does the steering wheel shake at 40-45 mph? that sounds like unbalanced tires.
try to put th rear tires on the front. perhaps they are balanced better.
i have a ruNICOn sticker on my hood...
|03-01-2008 10:28 PM|
|bpowa||i did not know they made poser beadlocks. ghey. thats like putting a rubicon sticker on the side of your hood, but way more expensive.|
|03-01-2008 10:23 PM|
|Scout||Looks good bro.|
|03-01-2008 10:21 PM|
question. I never had any wobbles with my 32's and now with the 33's, I have a wobble at from 40-45 mph. Took it to the shop, did alignment and it still wobbles. Guy there told me they used weights for steel wheels and that I should re balance the tires. Speeds over 45 are fine. I don't want weights on the outside of the rim, but they told me thats a true balance. Should I live with the wobble, or bite the bullet and have them re balanced hoping that it helps?
|03-01-2008 10:14 PM|
|nicolas-eric||yes. IMO a full size spare tire is more important than faked beadlocks.|
|03-01-2008 10:11 PM|
|orange05tj||rather get my swing out tire carrier.|
|03-01-2008 10:10 PM|
|nicolas-eric||if you like the look of beadlocks, buy some real badlocks.|
|03-01-2008 10:05 PM|
|orange05tj||I do like them, but not sure if I want them. Kind of pricey for something that is useless.|
|03-01-2008 10:04 PM|
|nicolas-eric||i donīt like "wannabe beadlocks"...|
|03-01-2008 10:03 PM|
Im not sure about the bs. They are MT Classic II's. I got the gaurd from 4wd.com. Bolted up in 5 minutes.
I'm thinking about ordering the beadlock rings for the tires. Nice or too cheesy?
|03-01-2008 09:57 PM|
|bpowa||nice wheels how much back spacing? and where did you buy that front guard from?|
|03-01-2008 09:42 PM|
|nicolas-eric||thank you very much...|
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