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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-15-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,892
Posted By bluebox3000
Cost for diesel engine

Not buying the whole argument for charging $4500 for a diesel option.

If you look around the price difference between gas and diesel versions of cars is all over the place, with Jeep being the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-15-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,776
Posted By bluebox3000
Great! Looking forward to it.

Great! Looking forward to it.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-12-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,776
Posted By bluebox3000
Wheel spacers; 1", 1.25 or 1.5"?

Planning for my lift to fit 35x12.5 on stock rims. I will be putting springs from JKUR on as well for lift (hope to gain 1.75-2"). The Jeep is a 2 door Sport, 2012. As I want to use the stock rims...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 01-29-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,228
Posted By bluebox3000
Still available?

Still available?
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 01-29-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 10,710
Posted By bluebox3000
Looking at Mopar Parts Catalog and specifically...

Looking at Mopar Parts Catalog and specifically rear spring "68004459AA" The catalog states this is a spring for the right side of the vehicle and then there are notes "4WD, CODE ZFY, ZUY".

So I...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-23-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,404
Posted By bluebox3000
One thing to consider. The range of reliability...

One thing to consider. The range of reliability within each year can be greater than the difference between the years. Especially if you consider electronics. You can get a sport with no power...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-26-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,144
Posted By bluebox3000
Just came back from a 700 mile highway trip....

Just came back from a 700 mile highway trip. Experimented with different cruise control speeds and what I found was that the issue was not really the engine sweet spot but rather handling. When I...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-02-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,352
Posted By bluebox3000
Have a 2012 2dr with auto. I test drove the stick...

Have a 2012 2dr with auto. I test drove the stick shift but I felt it was too powerful for the manual transmission. Grew up with small Japanese stick shift 4x4 like the Suzuki Samurai where you...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-02-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,216
Posted By bluebox3000
10,000 miles and no issues at all. Turned one...

10,000 miles and no issues at all. Turned one year last week and I forgot to get the extended warranty that I was planning to get.....

Just cross my fingers and hope to date experience is a sign...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-17-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,355
Posted By bluebox3000
OK, so people are talking about the price...

OK, so people are talking about the price difference for the diesel option; it being too expensive. Lets look at the Jeep UK website.

Wrangler 2 door 2.8L CRD GBP 21,800.- and 35 MPG
Wrangler 2...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-26-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By bluebox3000
Extended Warranties and mods

Thinking about buying an extended warranty, preferably the Bumper to Bumper Lifetime Warranty. Will lifting 2" and putting 34/35īs on the Jeep compromise the warranty?

Does anyone have experience...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-26-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By bluebox3000
I had my Wrangler serviced there yesterday. I...

I had my Wrangler serviced there yesterday. I guess I was one of the last customers in the old service building....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-26-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By bluebox3000
Buhler Dealership, Hazlet, NJ; No More

Some folks here have done business with Buhler in Hazlet, NJ. The building burned down this morning. I hope they build again as I liked very much doing business with them. Great staff.
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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-10-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,387
Posted By bluebox3000
The new mileage standards will radically change...

The new mileage standards will radically change the Wrangler as we know it. They kick in in 2017 so 2016 will likely be the last year we see the current configuration. There is no benefit for...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-29-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,670
Posted By bluebox3000
First of all I would like to apologize. I did not...

First of all I would like to apologize. I did not mean to steel the thread but I see this is a hot topic. As in regards to your question, I really donīt know the answer, but if we think in $$$ $500...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-29-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,670
Posted By bluebox3000
Well, I think this will get you back to...

Well, I think this will get you back to civilization where you can get your tire fixed.

For fun, here is the typical Icelandic setup. A Nissan truck on 44" with no spare in the wilderness. Take...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-28-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,670
Posted By bluebox3000
Why do people buy a spare tire for 33/35 in...

Why do people buy a spare tire for 33/35 in upgrade vs the 32 stock tire? We are talking about 5-10% difference in diameter. The statistical likelihood that people are going have problems getting...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-26-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,610
Posted By bluebox3000
285/75-17 without spacers

Does anyone have 285/75-17 tires without spacers on stock wheels and Budget Boost lift? Just thinking if that would work without rubbing. I guess they are about 34 in tall but narrower than the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-24-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,438
Posted By bluebox3000
Great solution. i was going to add a thread about...

Great solution. i was going to add a thread about the flapping but did a search instead. Looks like this is a common "issue"......
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 02-23-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,938
Posted By bluebox3000
Just took my first road trip on my 2012 Wrangler...

Just took my first road trip on my 2012 Wrangler Sport. It's a 2 door, soft top, automatic with 3.73's. Two tanks used, one gave me 18.96 and the other 19.12 mpg. Cruse control most of the way...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 12-28-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,934
Posted By bluebox3000
Had mine for three months now and it sits lower...

Had mine for three months now and it sits lower now than originally so enjoy it while it lasts....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 11-03-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,938
Posted By bluebox3000
I'm getting 17/18 in town and 21.5/22 on highway...

I'm getting 17/18 in town and 21.5/22 on highway using the cruise control at 65 mph.

1200 miles on the odo and no real change from day one. 2012 JK Sport S w/auto and 3.73.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 10-20-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,376
Posted By bluebox3000
I think my dealer put $10 on the Wrangler so the...

I think my dealer put $10 on the Wrangler so the light would go off....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-20-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,288
Posted By bluebox3000
I told my dealer I was going to use synthetic...

I told my dealer I was going to use synthetic oil. He said it would mess up the sensors that tell me when to change oil.....

Any comments on that? I think he just wanted to sell me a block of oil...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-18-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 15,344
Posted By bluebox3000
Lot of different views here. My personal plan is...

Lot of different views here. My personal plan is quite pragmatic as I expect to drive around 12000 miles per year so I plan of changing oil twice a year, October and April. I have a reminder in my...
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