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Today 06:08 PM
PrecisionPowder Finished this, minus the wing nuts (I still need to powder coat those).

The whole bracket/mount is removable in less than 15 seconds. The whole thing is powder coated a mini texture black

Today 06:02 PM
al2ride In the near future I'm removing all hinges, sand blast them, and powder coat them in black. I like how they look in black and the powder coat will outlast the paint.
Today 05:57 PM
joser11
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Originally Posted by GoRavens View Post
Looks good. Did you debate about pulling the hinges off and painting them?
Didn't even cross my mind. Tape it off good and all will go well.
Today 04:23 PM
dalearyous Ready for RCOR this weekend

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Today 04:13 PM
Kiriesh Got my new rock sliders installed! Much better than the old smittybilts

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Today 03:58 PM
JE01 Changed my soft top to hardtop. Had the soft top on for over a year, it was time for a change.
Today 03:16 PM
GoRavens
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Originally Posted by joser11 View Post
Dipped my door hinges.
Looks good. Did you debate about pulling the hinges off and painting them?
Today 02:40 PM
Amalesh
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Originally Posted by joser11 View Post
Dipped my door hinges.
Looks awesome ! I intend to do this soon...
Today 01:39 PM
joser11 Dipped my door hinges.
Today 12:24 PM
Jetjocchris Just installed the Fox ATS Steering Stabilizer... The install took about an hour. I had to cut off the stock clamp on the stock stabilizer. Test drive yielded a tighter feeling steering and reduced bump steer.. I guess I'm satisfied with the result although I'm not sure if a more reasonably priced stabilizer would have been just as good. Anyway you can't beat the performance look of the ATS... Plus it did relocate the stabilizer above the tie rod out of harms way.
Today 10:45 AM
All Terrain JK
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post

I think sliders, bumpers or anything that will come in contact with rocks should just get painted with some Rustoleum spray paint. So much easier to touch up and so much cheaper.
Gonna do my PSC Rico's and Brawler lite front bumper in Rustoleum spay bed liner. Durable and easily touched up.
Today 10:07 AM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by andremedia View Post
Those are the one ( DIY Rico Step Kit - 66.5" | Jeep DIY Rico Side Step | Jeep Rocker Armor | Poison Spyder ). Ended up costing me $650 for the whole thing, parts ($260), welding($150) and LineX($250). You guys think I overpaid?
I think sliders, bumpers or anything that will come in contact with rocks should just get painted with some Rustoleum spray paint. So much easier to touch up and so much cheaper.
Today 09:38 AM
4DoorCrush
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Originally Posted by andremedia View Post

Those are the one ( http://shop.poisonspyder.com/mobile/...ode=DIY-50-050 ). Ended up costing me $650 for the whole thing, parts ($260), welding($150) and LineX($250). You guys think I overpaid?
I think you did for the LineX
Today 09:24 AM
andremedia
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Originally Posted by lingle80 View Post
The rock slider steps look great. Is that kit they sell on quadratec that you weld the step sides on to the rubicon rock rails?
Those are the one ( http://shop.poisonspyder.com/mobile/...ode=DIY-50-050 ). Ended up costing me $650 for the whole thing, parts ($260), welding($150) and LineX($250). You guys think I overpaid?
Today 01:49 AM
tuhmayo Pulled out a tree
Yesterday 11:42 PM
Finn Sizzle
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Originally Posted by DOMINUS View Post
I weighed it. Didnt have a full tank but midway between 1/4 and 1/2. She is a porker lol.
Hahaha..indeed the JKU is a bit heavy...I need to take mine in to see how much she gained with all of my upgrades.
Yesterday 11:28 PM
lingle80
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Originally Posted by andremedia View Post
Just hit a new milestone, and got alone pics from the LineX shop of my PSC DIY Rico Step kit. Looks pretty Amazing. Can't wait to pick them up tomorrow!!!
The rock slider steps look great. Is that kit they sell on quadratec that you weld the step sides on to the rubicon rock rails?
Yesterday 11:20 PM
andremedia Just hit a new milestone, and got some pics from the LineX shop of my PSC DIY Rico Step kit. Looks pretty Nice imo. Can't wait to pick them up tomorrow!!!
Yesterday 10:02 PM
quantumracer
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Originally Posted by msubrave View Post
37s? Have your axles or driveshafts broken yet?
What?
Yesterday 09:35 PM
Maximum Carnage Just got back from our first road trip with the JKU, went camping!!
Yesterday 09:26 PM
1quick1
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Originally Posted by Pmryall View Post
its a stiffer ride for sure, the front end doesn't lift up as much on acceleration, it rides like a jeep should to me now. The way I like it certainly isn't for everyone. But I like the stiffer suspension.
Perfect, I can handle that.
Yesterday 09:11 PM
Jeepersteve New softop installed...


Yesterday 09:08 PM
Crush N
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Originally Posted by Boverton View Post
Lenexa here. I have the same vent mirror, no issues yet.
good to know.
Yesterday 08:49 PM
Pmryall
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Originally Posted by 1quick1 View Post
So the ride improved for you with the taller springs? That's good as I imagine ride quality wouldn't be too greatly affected minus the obvious stuff like being higher.
its a stiffer ride for sure, the front end doesn't lift up as much on acceleration, it rides like a jeep should to me now. The way I like it certainly isn't for everyone. But I like the stiffer suspension.
Yesterday 08:43 PM
1quick1
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Originally Posted by Pmryall View Post
yes, I was a little apprehensive at first having never worked on suspension before, but it really was a pretty easy swap. And I love the way it handles now.
So the ride improved for you with the taller springs? That's good as I imagine ride quality wouldn't be too greatly affected minus the obvious stuff like being higher.
Yesterday 08:29 PM
Pmryall
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Originally Posted by 1quick1 View Post
I need to do this next. I only have 14/56's which I thought were smallest. That's a perfect amount of lift for my rubbing 33's. The price is sure right.
yes, I was a little apprehensive at first having never worked on suspension before, but it really was a pretty easy swap. And I love the way it handles now.
Yesterday 08:27 PM
1quick1
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Originally Posted by Pmryall View Post
I replaced my 13/55 springs with 18/59 springs, I'm very happy with the results. I did a write up under Pmryall's long haul build if interested. At $75 I would almost list this under a cheap mod, I did it by myself with only like 6 tools I would say it took me 3 hours, but I did some painting while I was under there. I gained 2 inches in the front, and an inch and a half in the rear.
I need to do this next. I only have 14/56's which I thought were smallest. That's a perfect amount of lift for my rubbing 33's. The price is sure right.
Yesterday 07:02 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by UnlimitedJ33per View Post
Much appreciated. Looking at Those Coopers and curious how close to 35 or 37 they really are
Between 36 1/8 and 36 1/4 with 32 psi on a 17" wheel.
Yesterday 06:10 PM
UnlimitedJ33per
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
No clue, I am not even sure how much air is in em. I picked it up and went right back to work. I will measure them when I get home and check the tire pressure and such and get back to you. I had BFG KM2's in a 35" tire before and they were way way small so these look huge to me right now.
Much appreciated. Looking at Those Coopers and curious how close to 35 or 37 they really are
Yesterday 05:33 PM
tabber02
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Thank you for the tip.
sure thing!
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