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06-03-2013 09:23 AM
MTNJeep Mopar fuel door. Got it on eBay for $82. Screws were silver.. I painted them.

06-03-2013 09:07 AM
Jakesdad
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Originally Posted by DIY07 View Post
To some one with dogs that love ridding topless the straps are a large benefit.
When it comes to dogs riding in jeeps I think Safari straps are a less than ideal solution. You basically need to have netting everywhere you don't want the dog to go, he still has no restraint in case of a sudden stop or collision, visibility is somewhat restricted, and it reduces the open air feel.. In my opinion Safari straps are a solution looking for a problem to fix in order to have that "cool" factor. If the genuine concern is for the dog then get him a good harness attached to a secure point inside the jeep that allows the amount of movement you want and keeps him inside the vehicle regardless of top on or off, door being left open, window down, etc.
06-03-2013 07:47 AM
Riccochet 2x Cheap motorcycle mirrors to mount to the door hinge when going doorless. Not that I use them, but they keep smokey from giving me a ticket.

Emgo Universal Round Mirror 4" Round Mirror With 8" Stem 10mm Thread Either 20-42410 : Amazon.com : Automotive
06-02-2013 05:50 PM
Andy 1965 Stick on, convex, blind spot mirrors for each side mirror. Less than 5 bucks at Wally World (Walmart)
06-02-2013 05:17 PM
landi jeep i def would not let my 2 yr old boxer sit on any leather surface. lol. but nice work
05-25-2013 01:48 PM
IBgeocaching
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Originally Posted by rebelman View Post

I was trying to figure out what would work there. The bicycle helmet pad sounds like a great idea.
Pipe insulation.
05-25-2013 01:11 PM
jpedmundson
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Originally Posted by MichaelEdwardsDO View Post
It's a skullcracker, a knee buckler, a knuckle splitter... I have one too. So useful. So dangerous
True. Proceed with caution and patience. But when I get high-centered I would rather have a high lift jack than 10 working knuckles. lol
05-25-2013 05:56 AM
Jayd_5150 FREE-Unzipped the side roll bar cover and tucked the garage door opener in it. Don't have to worry about it flying off the visor anymore with the top off.
05-25-2013 02:09 AM
Jeepguy7972 $10 spray can of Plasti Dip makes the grill look good. And if you get tired of it you can just peel it off and your back to stock.
05-24-2013 11:43 PM
HAFICON
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Originally Posted by JackedUpMedic View Post
That looks freaking sweet!

Noob Questions:
1)How did you go about wiring it?
2)Would this be something that could work with an Spod?
3)Would this work with future air lockers?

Here is my thread on it. Now what I posted here was bare minimum in the thread I did a lot more like tanks.

http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/cus...-a-241866.html

Now Question one: I have the wiring coming into cab to a switch and of course the switch is powered.

#2 = Yes you could I build my own gauge mount and mounted it in overhead.

#3 yes it would work for lockers.
05-24-2013 09:59 PM
JackedUpMedic
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Originally Posted by HAFICON View Post
Decent portable air compressor. $59 bucks at harbour freight and small enough to store under back seat.

Or you can buy the Synergy Suspension Air Compressor Bracket
$49 for the 3.8
$59 for the 3.6
Synergy Suspension 4018 - Synergy Suspension Air Compressor Bracket for 07-13 Jeep® Wrangler & Wrangler Unlimited JK - Quadratec

And the
Compressor
12 Volt, 150 PSI High Volume Air Compressor
$59 Harbour Freight mount it under hood and call it good.

$108-118 on Board Air
That looks freaking sweet!

Noob Questions:
1)How did you go about wiring it?
2)Would this be something that could work with an Spod?
3)Would this work with future air lockers?
05-24-2013 09:48 PM
HAFICON Decent portable air compressor. $59 bucks at harbour freight and small enough to store under back seat.

Or you can buy the Synergy Suspension Air Compressor Bracket
$49 for the 3.8
$59 for the 3.6
Synergy Suspension 4018 - Synergy Suspension Air Compressor Bracket for 07-13 Jeep® Wrangler & Wrangler Unlimited JK - Quadratec

And the
Compressor
12 Volt, 150 PSI High Volume Air Compressor
$59 Harbour Freight mount it under hood and call it good.

$108-118 on Board Air

05-24-2013 09:22 PM
MichaelEdwardsDO
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Originally Posted by jpedmundson View Post
Hi-Lift Jack. Its a jack. Its a winch. Its a spreader. It rocks!
It's a skullcracker, a knee buckler, a knuckle splitter... I have one too. So useful. So dangerous
05-24-2013 08:31 PM
jpedmundson Hi-Lift Jack. Its a jack. Its a winch. Its a spreader. It rocks!
05-22-2013 10:58 PM
MichaelEdwardsDO
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Originally Posted by The Silver Gorilla View Post
^^whoops didnt realize this was the JK page
It's ok jk owners can appreciate a great bumper mod
05-22-2013 10:56 PM
MichaelEdwardsDO
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Originally Posted by MikeAJ87 View Post
Get some zip ties and start strapping down whatever you need to the roll bars. Flashlights and stuff like that seems to be the go to. I also went with a fishing pole for those days when "I got stuck at the office hunny".
Two thumbs up on the fishing pole. I've done the same for years
05-22-2013 10:48 PM
overblown
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I was trying to figure out what would work there. The bicycle helmet pad sounds like a great idea.
Bicycle helmet pad? Perhaps you should check out post #44.
05-22-2013 10:38 PM
rebelman
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Originally Posted by ThingsAbove View Post
Stick a piece of foam or pad (I used spare bicycle helmet pads) between the seat belt and the B-pillar plastic to keep the belt from making annoying slapping noises when your topless.
I was trying to figure out what would work there. The bicycle helmet pad sounds like a great idea.
05-22-2013 10:19 PM
The Silver Gorilla ^^whoops didnt realize this was the JK page
05-22-2013 10:18 PM
The Silver Gorilla Just my quick mod. He holds up great on trails!
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And painting your rims are a fund project for the day
05-22-2013 10:15 PM
jpedmundson I am getting these ASAP for those sumer night doorless drives in the woods:
Jeep JK JAMpegs/JAMbag Bundle Package!, JustAddMud Offroad Accessories
05-22-2013 09:56 PM
Bigbob2
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Originally Posted by lasik1 View Post
Grill guard $69 and LED light $200
$200 bucks? Mind if I ask where you found that one? I'm looking for a bumper mounted led
05-22-2013 09:32 PM
overblown A couple of these to stop seat belt slap which is a sound created by Satan himself. Bell 22-1-33240-8 Black Memory Foam Seat Belt Pad : Amazon.com : Automotive
05-22-2013 09:30 PM
MikeAJ87 Get some zip ties and start strapping down whatever you need to the roll bars. Flashlights and stuff like that seems to be the go to. I also went with a fishing pole for those days when "I got stuck at the office hunny".
05-22-2013 08:50 PM
lasik1 Grill guard $69 and LED light $200Attachment 252468
05-22-2013 08:25 PM
woansleftpeg
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Originally Posted by DIY07 View Post
I have 2 labs I just fold the seats down. It leaves a gap between the seat bottom and cargo area but I made a mat that covers every thing out of horse stall matting. I will get some pics up shortly.
I thought about doing that, but my problem with it is that it's too big an area for one dog, especially if I've also got luggage in the trunk. Again, if I brake hard he's going to go flying. In the back seat area while wearing his seatbelt, he's going to be pretty safe.
05-22-2013 07:19 PM
DIY07
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Originally Posted by woansleftpeg View Post

Yeah, he hates travelling in the trunk of vehicles and demonstrates his displeasure by puking in them. Problem is that the Jeep back seat is just a little too narrow for his 60 pound backside, and as well as it being difficult for him to get comfortable on long journeys I was concerned that even a moderate braking manoeuvre could throw him into the footwells.

I'm going to add paracord handles to the boxes as well, he struggles to jump into the back seat without scrabbling his rear legs so putting a handle on the boxes means I can easily take one out and use it as a step for him.
I have 2 labs I just fold the seats down. It leaves a gap between the seat bottom and cargo area but I made a mat that covers every thing out of horse stall matting. I will get some pics up shortly.
05-22-2013 03:38 PM
woansleftpeg
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Originally Posted by evaderman View Post
Great idea...I'm going to try something like this...my pup will love it...thanks for sharing.
No worries, it was really simple. Boxes are 18"L x 10"W x 11.5"H, and the board across the top is 50" x 11". If you're a bit taller and want to put the seats back a bit further, you might want to reduce the width of the boxes an inch or two. I've just left them as open frames for now, but if you were of a mind then they're a good size to house subwoofers; and indeed, they'd be truly sub the woofer.
05-22-2013 02:11 PM
evaderman
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Originally Posted by woansleftpeg View Post
Combined dog bed (for his comfort and the protection of my leather), concealed storage units, and potentially subwoofer enclosures. Materials required: 15 sq ft of 3/4" ply, 8 ft of 2x2, a box of woodscrews, and two cheap black floor mats. Total cost circa $35.






Great idea...I'm going to try something like this...my pup will love it...thanks for sharing.
05-22-2013 01:45 PM
RemoJK best $150 I ever spent haha. One day I'll have a legit suspension
Jeep JK Wrangler Suspension Lift
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