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Forum: General Jeep Discussion 12-24-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,379
Posted By CavCop
Only thing I did not like was the FWD, plastic...

Only thing I did not like was the FWD, plastic bumpers, and the engine sizes. IMHO they should put a turbo Tigershark and a 3.6L in it.

I looked at them and I would drive a well equiped...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 12-20-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 541
Views: 39,333
Posted By CavCop
Well add me to the list of cold heaters. 2013...

Well add me to the list of cold heaters. 2013 Rubicon/MW3 with about 16,000 highway miles. In Texas I dont run my heater much if at all. Wife likes the heater, me not so much. Had a cold spell of...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 12-20-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 541
Views: 39,333
Posted By CavCop
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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-25-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,668
Posted By CavCop
Be nice to have one major trail in each of the 50...

Be nice to have one major trail in each of the 50 states, with a Jeep rental option for 3-5 states for those who would go to HI or AK or vacation without their own Jeep.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-25-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,063
Posted By CavCop
It might be neat to see a longer wheel based 2dr...

It might be neat to see a longer wheel based 2dr CJ-8 Scrambler type design every 2 years in limited numbers.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-24-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,564
Posted By CavCop
First real mod was hood latches. First things I...

First real mod was hood latches. First things I did was drop in a K&N air filter and synth oil change w/new filter.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-22-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,761
Posted By CavCop
I would go with the Rubicon for capability and...

I would go with the Rubicon for capability and resale value.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-22-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,924
Posted By CavCop
You would think that, but it is not true; ...

You would think that, but it is not true;

Gas mileage . . . is the reciprocal of the force exerted by the engine on the car [which] can be represented by a sum of seven kinematic elements:
...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-21-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,924
Posted By CavCop
Gear size, tire size, and RPM's will be key, next...

Gear size, tire size, and RPM's will be key, next would be weight.

3.73 gears on 32" tires at 2,000 RPMs (55MPH) should show good MPG's, and going over 60 MPH and you take a hit with the wind...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-09-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,692
Posted By CavCop
I used vice grips. Locked one sidelocked the...

I used vice grips. Locked one sidelocked the other and pried, not twisted one side and the end came off like a cap. Slid out pin. Did it 4 times.

Hard part was using two screwdrivers to make...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-26-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By CavCop
I would look at DBA rotors and semi-metallic pads.

I would look at DBA rotors and semi-metallic pads.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-14-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,808
Posted By CavCop
$80 for a few bolts? Some kit, is it better than...

$80 for a few bolts? Some kit, is it better than the $40 Northridge 4x4 kit?
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-12-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 17,467
Posted By CavCop
After looking at all the grab handles out there,...

After looking at all the grab handles out there, I went with the WD's. Easy to install. Solid product. Fit and contour to the inside is great, looks factory. Great product. Seemed a little high...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-08-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 16,987
Posted By CavCop
Gibson has M/M black exhaust, video should give...

Gibson has M/M black exhaust, video should give an idea of sound

Gibson Performance Cat Back Exhaust Systems - Trucks, SUVs, Jeeps, Muscle Cars (http://gibsonperformance.com/dev/jeepjkZ.php)
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-28-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 14,220
Posted By CavCop
I wanted a COD MW3 in silver and ended up with...

I wanted a COD MW3 in silver and ended up with black.

My buddy with a black 2011 Rubicon, just traded for a all white (- fenders) MOAB Unlimited and the final deal was swapping the rims and tires...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-09-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,127
Posted By CavCop
Swap to some 4:10 gears, it will be your best...

Swap to some 4:10 gears, it will be your best bet, and I dont see you doing 80MPH often on that island.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-02-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 748
Posted By CavCop
Is anyone running Amsoil in there Diff's and...

Is anyone running Amsoil in there Diff's and transfer? If so what weight for the Rubicon? Listed a few weights on the Amsoil sight, but towing was only one of the wight differences.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 01-04-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By CavCop
I did all my side windows. I wish I went darker...

I did all my side windows. I wish I went darker on the factory tinted rear sides. I did it for a few reasons. I think it will help with sound, heat reduction, people trying to look in the back,...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-24-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,559
Posted By CavCop
What vehicles run the 3.8L and how well do they...

What vehicles run the 3.8L and how well do they hold up?
What vehicles run the 3.6L and how well do they hold up?

I think one was tested more than the other and puts out better numbers.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-22-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6,018
Views: 451,704
Posted By CavCop
None that I know of, but the engine set up is...

None that I know of, but the engine set up is different for alternator, oil drain, exhaust. The heads might be different/different design. The Chargers oil caps say 5W-30.

IIRC Dodge said it...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-21-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6,018
Views: 451,704
Posted By CavCop
Our fleet of 2012 Dodge Chargers w/ 3.6L have...

Our fleet of 2012 Dodge Chargers w/ 3.6L have typical Dodge ticking sounds. I guess we will find out when thousands of Police cars break down from this...

FWIW we run 15W40 oil in everything.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-21-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By CavCop
All Dodge engines have ticks...

All Dodge engines have ticks...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-21-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,885
Posted By CavCop
Let it break in, add some good synth oil, toss in...

Let it break in, add some good synth oil, toss in a K&N filter and enjoy 18+ mpg...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-19-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By CavCop
Buy a quality unit... 270 Amp XP High Output...

Buy a quality unit... 270 Amp XP High Output Alternator for Jeep Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee (http://www.nationsstarteralternator.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=13341%2D270%2DXP)
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-18-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,276
Posted By CavCop
Mine was like that when I bought it. Gorila glue...

Mine was like that when I bought it. Gorila glue works for a fix.
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