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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-08-2013, 03:36 PM
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Posted By greatermn
I didn't originally get the cover plate, since I...

I didn't originally get the cover plate, since I was going to install the winch. But this summer after I installed... I wanted the extra protection for the winch so I did order the cover plate.
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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-08-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
Ha, ... sorry... I gave you the "road map",...

Ha, ... sorry... I gave you the "road map", you'll have to run the trail by yourself.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:57 PM
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Posted By greatermn
I took a rattle can of self-etching primer and...

I took a rattle can of self-etching primer and flat black paint to the bracket, mounted the winch solenoid, replaced the stock winch cables with my welders cable runs, and attached the "arming"...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
So... after attaching the tapered piece to the...

So... after attaching the tapered piece to the main bracket at the angle determined by the pre-fit, scuffing the entire surface, and attaching the rubber isolators you get the following...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
In order to support the bracket above the battery...

In order to support the bracket above the battery and provide a mount point for the shock absorber isolators, I fused two short "nubs" from a solid 3/8 inch aluminum rod to the bottom of the bracket....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
I also fabricated a smaller tapered piece out of...

I also fabricated a smaller tapered piece out of the left over aluminum plate I had in order to fabricate an attachment point for the whole bracket. The pic below shows the main bracket and the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
Below is a pic of where I was intending to mount...

Below is a pic of where I was intending to mount the solenoid. I put some notes in the picture as to where I was going to attach the bracket to the vehicle ( to secure the mount ), as well as give...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
I decided to make a bracket to mount the solenoid...

I decided to make a bracket to mount the solenoid onto and support an additional "arming" solenoid to wire to a switch in the cab. I wanted to have a cut-off switch in the cab to ensure I didn't...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,375
Posted By greatermn
Pulled some pics from my install (meant to post a...

Pulled some pics from my install (meant to post a install thread and haven't yet... guess this will have to do...). There quite a few pics, hopefully this will give you some ideas... (Don't mean to...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-03-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
I'll post some pics of my solenoid install when I...

I'll post some pics of my solenoid install when I get a chance this weekend.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-03-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By greatermn
So I have 35s (actually 34.5"), both the AEV...

So I have 35s (actually 34.5"), both the AEV front/rear bumpers (plus tire carrier) and winch with the AEV 2.5 dual sport lift kit. I also went with the recon version of the rack as I'm putting a...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-03-2013, 11:21 AM
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Posted By greatermn
Sorry missed your post... I'll see if I can get...

Sorry missed your post... I'll see if I can get some close-ups posted by tomorrow.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-05-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,375
Posted By greatermn
Teraflex sells a kit just for relocation ...

Teraflex sells a kit just for relocation

http://www.teraflex.biz/jk-2012-vacuum-pump-relocation-bracket-kit.html

They also have videos of the install process.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-04-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,375
Posted By greatermn
One other thing... As you can see I have the...

One other thing... As you can see I have the Hawse fairlead. The bolts for this are aluminum and I have a very difficult time installing due to them being slightly to short when used on AEV. Not a...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-04-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
Here are the pics of the E12K and AEV Bump. One...

Here are the pics of the E12K and AEV Bump. One note I didn't mention last night... I did have to trim the stock Vac Pump mount to allow good fit. The AEV winch mount kit comes with a relocation...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-04-2013, 12:29 AM
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Posted By greatermn
x2 Mounting on roll cage worked well for me...

x2

Mounting on roll cage worked well for me as well.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-04-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By greatermn
I have the AEV bumper and Engo E12K.... Fits just...

I have the AEV bumper and Engo E12K.... Fits just fine. However I did relocate the solenoid to just above the battery under the hood. If you plan to mount the solenoid pack naturally above the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-30-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,468
Posted By greatermn
I went with 2.5 AEV w/drop brackets and couldn't...

I went with 2.5 AEV w/drop brackets and couldn't be happier and I have no clearance issues with exhaust/DS. Went with 35s as well and no rubbing. Before and after pics...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-29-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,686
Posted By greatermn
No you don't... I have the AEV bumper and there's...

No you don't... I have the AEV bumper and there's an adapter kit for the install. You may want to check with gobi on you particular bumper prior to purchase. A few closer pics...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-29-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,686
Posted By greatermn
The attachment points are at the windshield and...

The attachment points are at the windshield and rear frame and there's plenty of clearance.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-28-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,686
Posted By greatermn
I went with the gobi... Really like it so far......

I went with the gobi... Really like it so far... Higher price than most but worth it IMHO. Best pics I have right now.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 07-04-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,200
Posted By greatermn
Or dump a boat load of cash into it... Sometimes...

Or dump a boat load of cash into it... Sometimes workin on them is just as fun as drivin them. Point is I guess to do what you want with it and share your experiences (good and bad) here.

Congrats
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 07-03-2013, 09:05 PM
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Posted By greatermn
That no matter which direction I drive it always...

That no matter which direction I drive it always seems to be into a headwind.
Forum: Vendor Spotlight! Great Deals for Members. 06-11-2013, 10:06 AM
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Posted By greatermn
Can I get a quote for the Engo 12K synthetic...

Can I get a quote for the Engo 12K synthetic premium finish and a factor55(black) loaded shackle mount to 55398?
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-10-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,145
Posted By greatermn
Sorry to hear about your troubles... Have you...

Sorry to hear about your troubles... Have you checked into the lemon law in your state? Most states lemon laws cover new vehicles over the first 2years or more. Your best bet is to be persistent...
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