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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-08-2015, 08:53 AM
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Posted By bsimon187
You could do that in a jk. Just would need a...

You could do that in a jk. Just would need a smaller bed. And leave the rear gate open.

Japan would be fun to live in. I have a few friends from there and loved it.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 04-05-2015, 08:03 AM
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Views: 670
Posted By bsimon187
You should be ok. Only real warnings they have...

You should be ok. Only real warnings they have is if you turn the locker on during heavy load and both tires are not on equal traction. Ie- you are stuck and only one wheel is spinning and you hit...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-31-2015, 09:26 AM
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Posted By bsimon187
Since I last posted- crushy has gone through some...

Since I last posted- crushy has gone through some changes:

Got rid of the stock axles, added pr44 up front and pr60 in the rear, welded on some evo sliders, ditched the 35's and went with some 37"...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-29-2015, 07:40 PM
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Posted By bsimon187
I was thinking the same thing the other day. ...

I was thinking the same thing the other day. Just forgot to post in here. Hope all is well with you and the family Todd.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-26-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By bsimon187
How many miles have you driven so far in the new...

How many miles have you driven so far in the new ones? Last time I rotated my spare in, it took almost 200 miles and a few stops where I turned the jeep and on and off at for it to catch the new...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-25-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 6,942
Posted By bsimon187
Well said spinlock.

Well said spinlock.
Forum: JK Build Forum 03-25-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By bsimon187
Thanks! Crushy is an ever changing project!

Thanks! Crushy is an ever changing project!
Forum: JK Pics Forum 03-25-2015, 08:06 PM
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Posted By bsimon187
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-25-2015, 07:51 PM
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Views: 6,942
Posted By bsimon187
Jon15- depends on what you want to do. I...

Jon15- depends on what you want to do. I originally did 4.56 and locker in the 30, lasted about 15 months, I had done gussets, truss, and ball joints around the same time. Spent a good amount of...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-25-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 238
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Posted By bsimon187
Honestly i think that if most people that had...

Honestly i think that if most people that had bigger tires put on, armor, bumpers, etc and were in the group running 3.21's or 3.73's and had a chance to drive in a jeep same motor/tranny would be...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-24-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,346
Posted By bsimon187
Here are just a few points I just want to make...

Here are just a few points I just want to make from someone that has been down this path:

You can't always go easy on the skinny pedal, if you wheel long enough, you will find yourself in a...
Forum: JK Build Forum 03-23-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By bsimon187
Thanks man! We still need to get together next...

Thanks man! We still need to get together next time I am up at Windrock. We went and checked out Harlan a few weeks ago and it was pretty solid as well. Mild to wild just like Windrock has.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,346
Posted By bsimon187
Honestly I wheeled my d30 pretty hard. But when...

Honestly I wheeled my d30 pretty hard. But when I broke it, I was driving in 4 hi on the bottom of a hill, on flat ground, doing nothing fancy. You just eventually start wearing it down and it...
Forum: JK Build Forum 03-23-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By bsimon187
Thanks! I just keep telling my wife that...

Thanks! I just keep telling my wife that everything I am doing is for him. :).

She is not buying that story though.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-21-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,346
Posted By bsimon187
Even with the stock axles the R&P is still a weak...

Even with the stock axles the R&P is still a weak point. I spent a good amount of money on gusset's, truss, ball joints, Locker, and 4.56 gears for my d30. Still broke 8 teeth in the pumpkin.. I...
Forum: JK Build Forum 03-20-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By bsimon187
The last pic is the best mod for the Jeep ever. ...

The last pic is the best mod for the Jeep ever. Little man is about 3.5 months in that picture. He makes it to daycare everyday smiling from ear to ear!
Forum: JK Build Forum 03-20-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By bsimon187
Crushy's build

I bought a 13 JKU new back in 13 and have slowly built him to be the capable rig he is today.

It all started with the Daystar GPS mount then it all went downhill from there. If I had to do it...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-10-2015, 01:29 PM
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Posted By bsimon187
Got my 37's installed. Sitting nicely with the...

Got my 37's installed. Sitting nicely with the pro rock 44 and pr 60 installed last week.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 02-28-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By bsimon187
I started with the J-kini and bought the Full...

I started with the J-kini and bought the Full shade last year. I currently use the jkini when I have the hard top on, and when I switch tops from winter to summer, I put the full size back on.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 02-22-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By bsimon187
If I go up a steep incline and bounce at all,...

If I go up a steep incline and bounce at all, mine leaks from the overflow tank onto my diff as well. It seems like the tank was not designed to handle hard off road abuse.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 01-25-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,346
Posted By bsimon187
Only reason I was thinking tires was due to your...

Only reason I was thinking tires was due to your statement about it going away after you hit x- speed and the vibration not coming back. If the driveshaft was the issue, that would not be the case,...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 01-25-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,346
Posted By bsimon187
The most likely cause with it fixing itself was...

The most likely cause with it fixing itself was something throwing the balance off on one of the wheels. Either a rock in the tire, mud, or something else. My first thought would have been tire...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 01-19-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By bsimon187
For lockers, I run a set of Eaton's E-Lockers and...

For lockers, I run a set of Eaton's E-Lockers and so far they both have been great. With the new Dana 44 design they are both 4pinion lockers and stronger than they have been in the past with the...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 01-18-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By bsimon187
No idea, i would say probably an extra 10-15 lbs....

No idea, i would say probably an extra 10-15 lbs. at most. It does make it quieter in the Jeep as well while driving.
Forum: JK Pics Forum 01-18-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 51,154
Posted By bsimon187
Thanks! Come on down. We are heading up to...

Thanks! Come on down. We are heading up to Widrock next month if you want to join us. I see that you are up in the Knoxville area.
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