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Today 05:33 PM
tabber02
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Thank you for the tip.
sure thing!
Today 05:32 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by tabber02 View Post
check the rear of your rear wheel well. I had to remove a bit there.
Thank you for the tip.
Today 05:29 PM
tabber02
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Originally Posted by UnlimitedJ33per View Post
Looks good. How true to size do those run?
my 37x13.50 toyos measure right around 36 1/8 inches mounted at 27 psi
Today 05:27 PM
tabber02
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Now hopefully it performs as good as it looks. Gotta see if it is going to rub anything or if I need to adjust the bump stops or cut a pinch seem. Luckily I have some spacers at the house.
check the rear of your rear wheel well. I had to remove a bit there.
Today 05:20 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by UnlimitedJ33per View Post
Looks good. How true to size do those run?
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.
Today 05:02 PM
UnlimitedJ33per
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Got the 37s mounted. Pictures in work parking lot are not very exciting.
Looks good. How true to size do those run?
Today 04:31 PM
Matthew_JK
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Originally Posted by JerryJeepster View Post
I'm curious about the mirror issue that comes up a lot. I run the dietech brackets with qtec mirrors on mine. They take a couple minutes to install. Is it a money thing as to why most don't run any mirrors? It's so simple to put these on and take them off and they look great and are very solid. I just don't understand?? There are even a bunch of less expensive options out there. I must be missing something... Please help me!
I run the Dietech brackets as well. They're awesome. I used to run the a pillar mirror mounts and hated them. The mirrors were almost useless for me.
Today 03:56 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by tabber02 View Post
lookin good!
Now hopefully it performs as good as it looks. Gotta see if it is going to rub anything or if I need to adjust the bump stops or cut a pinch seem. Luckily I have some spacers at the house.
Today 03:53 PM
Pmryall 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.
Today 03:50 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by monte417 View Post
lmfao looks good man. whats your setup?
It has 3.5" MC Dualrate springs and the JKS ACOS to get rid of a little bit of a rake that it had. 5160 reservoir shocks, Synergy Tie Rod, Drag Link, Drag link flip kit. Artec truss, Synergy c gussetts. It is close to about 3.75" of lift. 4" of lift and it would explode so I wanted to make sure not to go over.
Today 03:49 PM
tabber02
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Got the 37s mounted. Pictures in work parking lot are not very exciting.
lookin good!
Today 03:45 PM
monte417
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
I have only driven it 6 miles but the axles are still there. I will double that later when I drive home and let you know.
lmfao looks good man. whats your setup?
Today 03:43 PM
cdeslandes
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
I have only driven it 6 miles but the axles are still there. I will double that later when I drive home and let you know.
Today 03:39 PM
ferninAZ
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Originally Posted by msubrave View Post
37s? Have your axles or driveshafts broken yet?
I have only driven it 6 miles but the axles are still there. I will double that later when I drive home and let you know.
Today 03:38 PM
ATX14
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Got the 37s mounted. Pictures in work parking lot are not very exciting.
Looks good!
Today 03:35 PM
msubrave
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Originally Posted by ferninAZ View Post
Got the 37s mounted. Pictures in work parking lot are not very exciting.
37s? Have your axles or driveshafts broken yet?
Today 03:31 PM
ferninAZ Got the 37s mounted. Pictures in work parking lot are not very exciting.
Today 01:54 PM
mxsix
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Originally Posted by Tank555 View Post
Is that Upper Divided Road?
Close, it's Maple.
Today 01:18 PM
Tank555
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Originally Posted by mxsix View Post
Climbed a couple thousand feet
Is that Upper Divided Road?
Today 01:11 PM
ROI
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Originally Posted by JTBone View Post
This thing is screaming for coil overs. Just do it. It's only another couple grand. Chicks dig the flex
Just maxed out the check book for this lift and tires. Maybe one day but there's plenty of ther stuff on the chopping block first. Would be nice though..
Today 01:07 PM
ROI
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Originally Posted by Catss View Post
Looks bad ass!

what size lift is that? those coils look huge
Thanks, it's Rock Krawlers 3.5 mid arm kit. The lift is stout and very well put together. Kind of a challenge to install though, atleast for me.
Today 12:57 PM
Boverton
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Originally Posted by Crush N View Post
I'm in OP.
Lenexa here. I have the same vent mirror, no issues yet.
Today 11:34 AM
ferninAZ Getting 37" Cooper Discoverer STT's put on. Will have pictures later. Very excited.
Today 11:14 AM
mxsix Climbed a couple thousand feet
Today 09:48 AM
quantumracer
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Originally Posted by JerryJeepster View Post
I'm curious about the mirror issue that comes up a lot. I run the dietech brackets with qtec mirrors on mine. They take a couple minutes to install. Is it a money thing as to why most don't run any mirrors? It's so simple to put these on and take them off and they look great and are very solid. I just don't understand?? There are even a bunch of less expensive options out there. I must be missing something... Please help me!
I just prefer not running them. They look like elephant ears to me. I have one, I keep it in my rig in case I get pulled over for not having one. I just don't want it on the jeep, that's all. Personal choice for me.
Today 09:46 AM
Shinee03 Washed it
Today 09:38 AM
quantumracer
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Originally Posted by cornfedksboy View Post
Got pulled over in KS today and was given a warning for defective side view mirror. The officer in formed me that the state requires one there. I told my wife when I got home, and she asked what was wrong with it. I informed her that it was in the garage with my door. Looks like I won't be running naked the rest of the week.
Glad you just got a warning....cool cop! If I am ever given a ticket for it I certainly can't be upset with the cop for doing his/her job. I know I'm not within the law, and will accept the consequences should they ever catch up to me.
Today 07:23 AM
ArcsJK
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Originally Posted by Reluctant View Post
Fashioned 4 paracord grab handles and attached them. A little concerned as the stock bolts in the soundbar were used and while they seem all the way in they're not as tight as I'd think they should be. I also used the bolt on the side of the visors with the same outcome...do they just hold the visor or are they also part of the roll bar/windshield system? I'm concerned I've begun to strip them all and just left them alone when snug. I'm pushing 200 lbs and while I didn't attempt a chin up I did get the body rolling a good bit and they are snug. I guess all is good as I don't expect to take them off or change them out for any reason. Any thoughts?

Hi Reluctant,

The 13mm bolts that are located to the outside of the visor mounting points should be fine for mounting the loops of the front handles...you could add large washers to each of the rear 10mm (soundbar) bolts if you are concerned...
Today 07:19 AM
REZ4x4 Just got back from Cape Hatteras, NC for a friend's wedding. Great road trip in the Jeep!!!
Today 06:30 AM
cornfedksboy
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Originally Posted by JerryJeepster View Post
I'm curious about the mirror issue that comes up a lot. I run the dietech brackets with qtec mirrors on mine. They take a couple minutes to install. Is it a money thing as to why most don't run any mirrors? It's so simple to put these on and take them off and they look great and are very solid. I just don't understand?? There are even a bunch of less expensive options out there. I must be missing something... Please help me!
I only run doorless in town which keeps me out of any type of traffic. No merging or lane changes required. Didn't really miss the mirror. I did notice that I couldn't see the cop walking up on my vehicle when he pulled me over.
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