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Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 12-21-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 463
Posted By obiefox
For an X, I'd take the $18k private offer and...

For an X, I'd take the $18k private offer and make a run for it. A stock Rubi in that condition will only pull $20-$21k.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 12-20-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,540
Posted By obiefox
Unfortunately, you usually get what you pay for...

Unfortunately, you usually get what you pay for these days.... I'm glad no one was hurt.

I do my own maintenance.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 12-20-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 699
Posted By obiefox
I have a 2006 TJ Rubi and a 2014 Rubi X 2 door. ...

I have a 2006 TJ Rubi and a 2014 Rubi X 2 door. I love them both.

JK +
The 3.6 6 speed will run rings around my 4.0 AT. The JK is much quieter and smoother for longer trips.

TJ+
The TJ...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 12-03-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 705
Posted By obiefox
Twin Rubi's here .....2006 and a 2014 2 door X.

Twin Rubi's here .....2006 and a 2014 2 door X.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 12-01-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,471
Posted By obiefox
If they keep this up, the last year of the JK...

If they keep this up, the last year of the JK will sell like the old Wagoneer did when they finally moth-balled it. A bunch of people bought a couple extra at the end of production to put away for...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-17-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,307
Posted By obiefox
Between the sand incident and this drive, you may...

Between the sand incident and this drive, you may have smoked your clutch and now it is just slipping when you put it under any significant load.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-29-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,487
Posted By obiefox
I didn't even know my jeep had a radio.... :)

I didn't even know my jeep had a radio.... :)
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-15-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 508
Posted By obiefox
Love my dura's. Quiet and capable on and off...

Love my dura's. Quiet and capable on and off road.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-14-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,349
Posted By obiefox
I take my antenna off the first time with a...

I take my antenna off the first time with a wrench and then I leave it finger tight from then on out. It stays put and I can take it off in 1 min when I go through the car wash.

I'm lucky enough...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-12-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 665
Views: 91,614
Posted By obiefox
I learned that a fuel line can rust through and...

I learned that a fuel line can rust through and spring a leak and squirt fuel everywhere while you are driving down the road....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-11-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,747
Posted By obiefox
Mustangs and Jeeps go together like peas and...

Mustangs and Jeeps go together like peas and carrots.... :)

I have two Rubicons ('06 and '14) and I have two mustangs (13 GT500 and a resto-mod '66).


That pro charger will only spool up in...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 10-09-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,592
Posted By obiefox
I currently have both an '06 TJ Rubi and a '14 2...

I currently have both an '06 TJ Rubi and a '14 2 door JK Rubi. They are basically stock (+tires) and I love them both.

The TJ feels more like a toy than the JK. The 3.6 Pentastar is a much more...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-07-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,824
Posted By obiefox
I've used fluid film on my farm equipment and...

I've used fluid film on my farm equipment and Jeeps for years. Both my '06 Rubi and '14 Rubi get regular treatments. The '06 frame looks pretty much new and it has seen many Ohio winters.

I...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 10-02-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,259
Posted By obiefox
some more pics: ...

some more pics:

http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr360/Obiefox/20130828_170716_zps7de295fc.jpg


http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr360/Obiefox/20130828_170736_zps0c7dd0ba.jpg


Tub from...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 10-02-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,259
Posted By obiefox
Oh yeah, it was completely totaled by the...

Oh yeah, it was completely totaled by the insurance company. My son luckily walked away with just a few stitches in his chin. A big delivery truck turned in front of him at about 40mph. He started...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 10-01-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,209
Posted By obiefox
This pretty much sums it up perfectly. I prefer...

This pretty much sums it up perfectly. I prefer to pull the hard top and run a bikini from April to Oct. here in Ohio.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 10-01-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,259
Posted By obiefox
Congrats on bringing the Rubi back from the near...

Congrats on bringing the Rubi back from the near dead!

I almost lost my '06 last year, but we bought her back and saved her.

Sad Day:...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-30-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By obiefox
Is the inside of your frame rusty? If so, the...

Is the inside of your frame rusty? If so, the Eastwood product may help. If the inside of your frame is fairly rust free, then you may want to go to another product like fluid film.

I have used...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-28-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 358
Posted By obiefox
You can get a Reman engine for about $2k. ...

You can get a Reman engine for about $2k.

Truly complete rebuild kits can set you back $700+ and you still need to have the machine work and assembly done....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-17-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,319
Posted By obiefox
No doubt that it will keep stuff from sticking. ...

No doubt that it will keep stuff from sticking. I used to use PAM cooking spray under the fenders of my dirt bikes during enduros. The mud would just build up a little and slide off.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-17-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By obiefox
Pintlers are cast, so you really can't "bend"...

Pintlers are cast, so you really can't "bend" them. You can crack them, break them, or chip them, but not really bend them.

What tires do you have on them? My guess is you just have a balance...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-05-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By obiefox
What exactly have they diagnosed as the problem?

What exactly have they diagnosed as the problem?
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-05-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 19,079
Posted By obiefox
http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr360/Obiefox/2...

http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr360/Obiefox/20130828_170724_zpsec0f79c8.jpg

My poor TJ Rubi was an '06 with only 7,000 miles on it last fall when it was hitů.


Not all bad though as my...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-05-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 19,079
Posted By obiefox
My son walked away with a small cut on his chin...

My son walked away with a small cut on his chin when a delivery truck pulled in front of him at about 45-50 mph.

The Jeep and factory cage clearly saved his life. Pretty safe to me.
...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 07-31-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,437
Posted By obiefox
Raised white letters look great on Jeeps from the...

Raised white letters look great on Jeeps from the 70's and 80's! :)

Running white letters out today is like wearing white New Balance sneakers. Not a good look unless you still think it is 1982....
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