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Today 04:23 AM
blkrubi88 Installed a set of Auotlite APP-985's and got my annual state inspection.
Today 12:07 AM
kdawgg11
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Originally Posted by xigiff View Post
Today. I joined you. I am one of you. Today I bought my TJ and drove it 300 miles home. Now I just have to figure out how to get home the car I took up there to buy this.

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Yesterday 11:59 PM
xigiff Today. I joined you. I am one of you. Today I bought my TJ and drove it 300 miles home. Now I just have to figure out how to get home the car I took up there to buy this.
Yesterday 07:46 PM
DBoat Put on the new registration sticker and installed a new Mopar cigarette lighter
Yesterday 07:31 PM
echo2 Couple new fuel cans.....

Yesterday 07:03 PM
Preston- Went head to head with one of these weird looking things.
Yesterday 06:12 PM
cBill15 Cleaned my windshield and put on new FD stickers
Yesterday 06:04 PM
BeastMode
Got my package from Precision L.E.D.


Used discount code : youtube11 & got a nice little discount. They showed up in my mailbox 2 days later. 8000k makes the interior look pretty new!
Yesterday 01:53 PM
Jessay Found an excuse to get new lights!!


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Yesterday 01:40 PM
ptoncannon
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That's a pretty badass front bumper man. All you need is a winch and d rings haha
Both are on the way! Haha, have a winch to be mounted and going to hopefully mount d-rings soon
Yesterday 10:55 AM
tsteb
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Made some progress on my stinger build! My build forum http://www.wranglerforum.com/f322/st...ld-699009.html Should be done within the next couple of days. There will be A LOT more pictures soon too. When the bumper is done I'll be able to show everything, but I have to finish the paper I'm writing on it first. Tell me what y'all think!
That's a pretty badass front bumper man. All you need is a winch and d rings haha
Yesterday 10:36 AM
ptoncannon Made some progress on my stinger build!

My build forum
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f322/st...ld-699009.html

Should be done within the next couple of days. There will be A LOT more pictures soon too. When the bumper is done I'll be able to show everything, but I have to finish the paper I'm writing on it first.

Tell me what y'all think!
Yesterday 08:06 AM
12vtman Bittersweet, sold my 82 CJ5 last night. Had an awesome seven years as her caretaker, but when I got my Wrangler last year really started using her less and less. Buddy of mine bought her with lots of plans to carry her through another seven years easily.

Now to make myself feel better I should go buy my 04 a present or two.
Yesterday 03:22 AM
mikhail2400
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Installed my Motion-tek side cargo nets the other day. Go to say I was impressed with the quality. Really like the metal buckles. Not much flapping going down the highway.
I like those a lot. Been thinking about getting some for myself.
Yesterday 01:45 AM
bulldogkey Installed my Motion-tek side cargo nets the other day. Go to say I was impressed with the quality. Really like the metal buckles. Not much flapping going down the highway.
07-30-2014 08:43 PM
mikhail2400
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Originally Posted by Holton345 View Post
Not to rain on your parade, but those look like they could pop open more easily than the stock ones. This has happened to me before, so I always look at hood latch alterations with a healthy amount of skepticism.

They are probably fine. But hoods ain't cheap, man. And stain-free boxers are rare when the hood does pop up on the highway.

You have a good point and lord knows I am short on boxers these days. Definitely don't want to stain a pair up. You got me thinking though. I believe I can make it with a no slip latch. All depends on tractor supplys parts bin.
You guys don't recognize those latches yet? They came off of my old OME soft top. They are the latches for the top of the windshield.
07-30-2014 08:34 PM
DBoat
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Originally Posted by mikhail2400 View Post
Tell me what yall think about these. In these pics its not mounted yet. Just sitting in place. I bet most of you know where I got these "hood latches"
I like the look of them, a bit beefier looking than stock.
07-30-2014 08:22 PM
Holton345
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Originally Posted by mikhail2400 View Post
Tell me what yall think about these. In these pics its not mounted yet. Just sitting in place. I bet most of you know where I got these "hood latches"
Not to rain on your parade, but those look like they could pop open more easily than the stock ones. This has happened to me before, so I always look at hood latch alterations with a healthy amount of skepticism.

They are probably fine. But hoods ain't cheap, man. And stain-free boxers are rare when the hood does pop up on the highway.
07-30-2014 07:35 PM
mikhail2400
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Originally Posted by Medixtj01 View Post
i like them. Their different. What is on the hood side of the latch or is it just a hole
At the moment im still in the research and development stage of my little project (code for I havnt quite got to the how im going to latch it yet) Ill stop by tractor supply co. tomorrow and probably get a simple raised bar hook similar to what you see on some screen doors.Ill take a pic of the finished project.
I actually thought of just latching it thru a cut in the hood but that's a bit to trashy for what I want. If I cant make it look good ill reinstall the OEM latches.
07-30-2014 07:22 PM
Bazoupi I bought my LJ about a month ago. Today I took the stock rear bumper and Mopar trailer hitch/plow. I'm starting tomorrow morning with a front brake job. Then I will make a new rear bumper, I picked up a piece of 2x4x3/16 rectangular tubing for it yesterday.if I don't run out of time or energy I will wire wheel the tire carrier and get some paint on it.
07-30-2014 06:48 PM
Medixtj01
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Originally Posted by mikhail2400 View Post
Tell me what yall think about these. In these pics its not mounted yet. Just sitting in place. I bet most of you know where I got these "hood latches"
i like them. Their different. What is on the hood side of the latch or is it just a hole
07-30-2014 06:47 PM
mikhail2400
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Originally Posted by hondamxer View Post
Not sure what brand they are acutaly. Got them off ebay.


This is how I wired them. LEDs don't draw many amps so it should be okay to run them like this. If they wern't LEDs i wouldn't have done it this way. The diode is so my factory lamps don't come on with the switch
I have trhe same lights on my bumper too. Got them off of ebay also. Won both in 2 separate auctions for $0.01. (not a typo) Shipping cost $24.99. LOL. I think the brand is CREE and they pretty darn bright. I like the piss out of mine.
07-30-2014 06:43 PM
mikhail2400
New style Hood Latches

Tell me what yall think about these. In these pics its not mounted yet. Just sitting in place.
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I bet most of you know where I got these "hood latches"
07-30-2014 06:39 PM
wwch99tj
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Originally Posted by kdawgg11 View Post
Bought me some new tires went with 285/75/16 may have to get a spacer lift if they rub to much I got kenda kelvers m/t now I need to decide white letters out or in any opinions my jeep is silver and stock

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07-30-2014 04:58 PM
kdawgg11 Bought me some new tires went with 285/75/16 may have to get a spacer lift if they rub to much I got kenda kelvers m/t now I need to decide white letters out or in any opinions my jeep is silver and stock


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07-30-2014 12:50 PM
hondamxer
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Brand?
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Originally Posted by echo2 View Post
What do they look like off?
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Originally Posted by gwofford11 View Post
can you show how you wierd them? I need this for mine
Not sure what brand they are acutaly. Got them off ebay.


This is how I wired them. LEDs don't draw many amps so it should be okay to run them like this. If they wern't LEDs i wouldn't have done it this way. The diode is so my factory lamps don't come on with the switch
07-30-2014 10:23 AM
moxie_one Got rid of the stock running boards to make way for a pair of olympic 1/4" rocker guards
07-30-2014 09:55 AM
gwofford11
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Originally Posted by hondamxer View Post
Some LED back up lights. Things are supper bright. Wired them onto their own switch and to come on when i put it in reverse
can you show how you wierd them? I need this for mine
07-30-2014 07:52 AM
echo2
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Originally Posted by hondamxer View Post
Some LED back up lights. Things are supper bright. Wired them onto their own switch and to come on when i put it in reverse
What do they look like off?
07-30-2014 07:41 AM
tsteb
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Originally Posted by hondamxer View Post
Some LED back up lights. Things are supper bright. Wired them onto their own switch and to come on when i put it in reverse
Brand?
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