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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-04-2014, 11:39 PM
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Posted By JB71
That may be your observation and yes big truck...

That may be your observation and yes big truck (semi tractors) do throw a lot of debris off of their tires. That's why all of them are required to run mud flaps.

As for Jeeps, to each their own...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-30-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,849
Posted By JB71
I keep a tow strap (30ft 30,000lb), jumper...

I keep a tow strap (30ft 30,000lb), jumper cables, tool kit, hitch with 1 7/8 ball, small survival kit, fixed blade knife (USAF Pilots knife), hatchet, leather gloves and a canteen with cup.

This...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-12-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,527
Posted By JB71
Cooper at3, great all terrain tires, no noise,...

Cooper at3, great all terrain tires, no noise, good tread life......
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-12-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 20,710
Posted By JB71
The fronts should go on without having to remove...

The fronts should go on without having to remove the tires as you can turn the wheels to gain access. The rears, depending on the size of your tires and the drill you have, you may need to take off...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-22-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,405
Posted By JB71
This is where I mounted mine, I wanted as close...

This is where I mounted mine, I wanted as close to a factory look as possible.


I mounted the Hella 500's on Quadratec light brackets which attach to the lower support behind the grille....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-18-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
So what was the stuck intake valve all about???...

So what was the stuck intake valve all about??? Did you ask why it was stuck? It's very clear in the picture you posted that one intake valve is open when it should be closed and your post said that...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-15-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By JB71
I can guarantee you, that is not "normal ticking"...

I can guarantee you, that is not "normal ticking" that is exactly what mine sounded like when it finally threw a code at 22,000 miles. I started to really notice the ticking at about 15,000 miles but...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-14-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By JB71
Have them listen to the engine while you're...

Have them listen to the engine while you're there, it's ticking too.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-14-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
That code is a misfire on cylinder 6. There are...

That code is a misfire on cylinder 6. There are many reasons why an engine will misfire, the exhaust seat problem being one of them (obviously). However if you look at the photo you posted, you can...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,041
Posted By JB71
I've got the Mopar guards and love em.....As...

I've got the Mopar guards and love em.....As stated above, they are much more sturdy than you think. I've put mine through some tough wheeling and they hang tough. Also, they will pop back into shape...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
I think you guys missed my point......A stuck...

I think you guys missed my point......A stuck intake valve is an anomaly, it's not a design flaw or machining flaw. Nothing is going to be perfect and parts will fail, yes even on the new designed...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
Okay, I found his post... I believe he has...

Okay, I found his post...

I believe he has a stuck intake valve and not bad exhaust seats. While still not good, it's not the same problem that all of the AA and AB heads are having.

I still...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
PET77 I asked this before but got no...

PET77

I asked this before but got no answer.....Wasn't your issue with a stuck intake valve and not bad exhaust seats? I need to go back and look but I'm pretty sure the valve seats were not the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-04-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
PET77 Wasn't your head problem a stuck...

PET77

Wasn't your head problem a stuck intake valve? I seem to remember reading that from one of your posts. If that is the case then you do not have the same problem as the rest of us. The...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-02-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,448
Posted By JB71
It's not the wheel I'm locking up....;) Oh,...

It's not the wheel I'm locking up....;)

Oh, and good luck bending back an aluminum wheel that was just destroyed by a rock, hole, or whatever...been there. No fancy aluminum for me, I like the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-01-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,448
Posted By JB71
This is what I use....simple and works perfect...

This is what I use....simple and works perfect against all but the most determined thief, and if they want it then pretty much nothing will stop them from getting your spare.

I use a cable lock...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-01-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
Not that I've heard of.....PET77 (a few posts up)...

Not that I've heard of.....PET77 (a few posts up) had a problem with a 2013 but it looks to be a stuck intake valve and not an exhaust valve seat problem which is causing everyone's "tick". Also it's...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-29-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
Well, I got my Jeep back today and I can honestly...

Well, I got my Jeep back today and I can honestly say I don't remember it ever being this quiet. I purchased it new with about 20 or so miles on it and I sure don't think it ever ran this quiet and...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-25-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
That was one of my "tell tale signs" that the end...

That was one of my "tell tale signs" that the end was near as well.

Like I mentioned, the engine was quiet as a church mouse for the first 15,000 miles, then a slight tick, then a louder tick....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-25-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5,997
Views: 443,565
Posted By JB71
Well count me in as another ticking Pentastar...

Well count me in as another ticking Pentastar casualty. Jeep ran fine with no ticks or any problems for the first 15,000 miles. I noticed a tick in the last 5 thousand miles and it's gotten...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-18-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By JB71
Yep it's about a 4.5mph difference.

Yep it's about a 4.5mph difference.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-18-2013, 02:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By JB71
Also, if you're going from the steel 16in wheels...

Also, if you're going from the steel 16in wheels with the smaller tires to the stock Rubicon, Sahara, or Sport S aluminum wheels and tires which are 32's (the different models have different size...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-17-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 27,459
Posted By JB71
My favorite: Rescue Green What I have: Black...

My favorite: Rescue Green
What I have: Black Forest Green
Least Favorite: Gecko
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-15-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,242
Posted By JB71
That's what it was...I knew there was something...

That's what it was...I knew there was something with the header that was different.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-15-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,242
Posted By JB71
As far as the fabric goes, I believe they are the...

As far as the fabric goes, I believe they are the same however, If I'm not mistaken the hardware may be slighty different especially the front header piece where it attaches to the windshield. I'm...
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