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Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum Today, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By Big Cole
I have owned four TJs/YJs/CJs with manual...

I have owned four TJs/YJs/CJs with manual transmissions and they all had some issues with reverse but problems with first gear are not normal...at least in my experience.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum Today, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By Big Cole
12k is way overpriced for an 01 with transmission...

12k is way overpriced for an 01 with transmission issues. For that kind of money you could get an 05-06 without mechanical issues.

Do not fall into the low mileage trap. Low mileage is not as...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum Yesterday, 09:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 290
Posted By Big Cole
The bullet proof D35 rear axle and awesome vacuum...

The bullet proof D35 rear axle and awesome vacuum disconnect D30 are the primary reasons.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-14-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By Big Cole
I carry the following: Standard tools including...

I carry the following:
Standard tools including sockets, wrenches, breaker bar...
Front and rear axle shafts
OPDA
Oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid, PS fluid, gear oil
Impact wrench
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 09-12-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 246
Posted By Big Cole
Rockauto.com Part number is set10. $24 each...

Rockauto.com

Part number is set10. $24 each plus shipping
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-12-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By Big Cole
Fitting the tires is easy. Tough party is all the...

Fitting the tires is easy. Tough party is all the upgrades required to run the tires. For example I upgraded my gears to 4.88, installed chromoly axle shafts, and upgraded the steering. My rig also...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-12-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 811
Posted By Big Cole
What skid plates do you want to upgrade? I...

What skid plates do you want to upgrade? I personally like the products built by undercover fabworks, specifically their aluminum tcase skid and aluminum engine skid.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By Big Cole
How many coats of paint krylon did you apply? Did...

How many coats of paint krylon did you apply? Did you use a fine grit sand paper?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 900
Posted By Big Cole
I agree with these guys. Sell the hard top and...

I agree with these guys. Sell the hard top and put the money towards mods. I also live in the northeast and it isn't cold enough in the winter to need a hardtop. Even when it below ten degrees...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Big Cole
If you provide pics and details we can give you...

If you provide pics and details we can give you some advice. Hard to tell what you should do without more information.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Big Cole
What engine and transmission? Dana 44 or Dana 35...

What engine and transmission? Dana 44 or Dana 35 rear? What is your budget and how do you plan to use the vehicle?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By Big Cole
You want 15x8 with 3.75" backspacing.

You want 15x8 with 3.75" backspacing.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,174
Posted By Big Cole
I foresee another thread about a new Jeep owner...

I foresee another thread about a new Jeep owner complaining that Chrysler will not honor their warranty after sinking their rig and hydrolocking the engine.

You do not own a submarine. I suggest...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-11-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By Big Cole
1. Do not use a primer or adhesion promoter....

1. Do not use a primer or adhesion promoter. Spray the krylon directly on the flares. You need at least two coats. Make sure the flares are 100% clean and free of contaminants.
2. Satin was plenty...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-10-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,629
Posted By Big Cole
The 97 would be a good buy at $7k or less. The 99...

The 97 would be a good buy at $7k or less. The 99 looks well used and is a vehicle I would avoid.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-10-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,629
Posted By Big Cole
The CL ad doesn't provide any pics or details

The CL ad doesn't provide any pics or details
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 09-10-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 481
Posted By Big Cole
Definitely stock. The tires rub at full lock...

Definitely stock. The tires rub at full lock because the backspacing is incorrect for that width tire. Add a couple washers behind tour steering stops to fix the problem. If you decide to install a...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 09-09-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 544
Posted By Big Cole
Why is there a second low-hanging steering...

Why is there a second low-hanging steering stabilizer? Seems like it will get snagged.
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 09-09-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 544
Posted By Big Cole
X2 on the DPA. Probably the root cause of your...

X2 on the DPA. Probably the root cause of your rig's poor handling.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-09-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,175
Posted By Big Cole
The jamboree in WV is called 1st Greenbrier...

The jamboree in WV is called 1st Greenbrier Valley. Trails are only rated up to "7" thus they with not be terribly difficult for locked rigs on 35s or bigger tires.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-09-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 665
Posted By Big Cole
Looks great. You made the right decision with...

Looks great. You made the right decision with alloy wheels.
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 09-09-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Big Cole
Which bar is moving? Are you sure that the...

Which bar is moving? Are you sure that the previous owner did not remove the stock D44s and replace them with a D30/D35 combo?
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-08-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,175
Posted By Big Cole
Same here. Catskills will be a tough weekend but...

Same here. Catskills will be a tough weekend but the Greenbrier jamboree should be rather tame.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-08-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 477
Posted By Big Cole
Did you notice the poor handling characteristics...

Did you notice the poor handling characteristics during your test drive or is this a new problem?

Reduce your tire pressure to no more than 28psi and see how it handles. I personally run my 35s at...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 09-07-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By Big Cole
I have MB Razor aluminum wheels on my rig....

I have MB Razor aluminum wheels on my rig. Discount tire sells them for cheap.
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