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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-01-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 514
Posted By DJL2
68W (Corpsman?), 1.) So, the thing to keep...

68W (Corpsman?),

1.) So, the thing to keep in mind reference springs is the spring rate v. the spring's length when considering quality of ride. Generally, nothing that comes from the Chrysler...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 08-30-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By DJL2
All, So, everything from the original post...

All,

So, everything from the original post is off to a new home and, hopefully, continued good service. However, if someone gets a hankering for some stock track bars, let me know. Thanks and...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-20-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,016
Posted By DJL2
So, something to consider - everyone likes to...

So, something to consider - everyone likes to talk power and torque numbers, but usually at peak. That can be a pretty poor representation of how the vehicle actually feels when you drive it if it's...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-20-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 660
Posted By DJL2
You're an Idiot if you change you oil more than once every 20,000 miles

OK, not really, but that got you here, so that you could read this:

Amsoil - Choose Your Drain Interval ...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-18-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,523
Posted By DJL2
Ready for my awesome idea? Ditch that folding...

Ready for my awesome idea? Ditch that folding windshield non-sense and provide some actual structural integrity to that part of the Jeep. Oh, snap! Muahahahaha.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-17-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 833
Posted By DJL2
Heartbreaking to read. If I lost my dog that...

Heartbreaking to read. If I lost my dog that way, I'd be both inconsolable and fairly useless. My little guy is always at risk, because Dackel don't have the sense to realize that height is a...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-17-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,523
Posted By DJL2
Slow being a relative and subjective assessment. ...

Slow being a relative and subjective assessment. You say slow, but clearly it was fast enough. Physics is unforgiving, but fair. Good point on armor for the occupants. Don't stop with the cage,...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 08-10-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,796
Posted By DJL2
Dude...what the hell are you doing to your lug...

Dude...what the hell are you doing to your lug nuts? Seriously. =) I've got at least 9 tire rotations/changes on mine, plus taking them off for maintenance and they're still more or less new looking...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-10-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,925
Posted By DJL2
I wish Jeep made an actual dead pedal...you know,...

I wish Jeep made an actual dead pedal...you know, that place where you left foot rests when it's not on the clutch. Sadly, every "dead pedal" I've seen is actually just a foot rest for folks that...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By DJL2
This is a good chart as well...I have no idea...

This is a good chart as well...I have no idea where I left my usual reference material...perpetually disorganized.
...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By DJL2
Some references: Table 1. ┬*SAE Standard...

Some references:

Table 1. ┬*SAE Standard Torque Table. (http://mobilebridges.tpub.com/TM-55-1945-205-24-4/css/TM-55-1945-205-24-4_743.htm)
...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By DJL2
Conrad, It depends on the grease since...

Conrad,

It depends on the grease since different types will have different lubricity. If I were going with a rule of thumb, I'd throw 20-25% reduction out there for lubes and 35-40% or so for...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By DJL2
Loctite and grease are not compatible, in...

Loctite and grease are not compatible, in general. Think of it this way - it would be like mixing Vaseline and Superglue. The Superglue won't stick worth a sh:: when it gets mixed in with the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,709
Posted By DJL2
Oil either meets certain standards, or not. It...

Oil either meets certain standards, or not. It has certain additives, or not. If you look at what's in the oil and how it performs in testing, you can make your own conclusions and comparisons.
...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,698
Posted By DJL2
Part of it is just the way folks buy cars and the...

Part of it is just the way folks buy cars and the way dealers can add money into the sale. Options are where they make piles of cash. Lets say, for arguments sake, we could get a base model...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-05-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By DJL2
I have a Rock Hard skid under my oil pan and...

I have a Rock Hard skid under my oil pan and tranny. No issues with my install - I just need to get their t-case and fuel tank skids to round out the system.

Rock Hard met one critical criteria...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 08-04-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By DJL2
Update...

The Rubi springs and shocks are off to a better place and should be at their new home tomorrow.

The OME springs and shocks left for their new home yesterday.

The tires are still around looking...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-02-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 915
Posted By DJL2
Done it both ways. Lower pressure is better. =) ...

Done it both ways. Lower pressure is better. =)

Sand is a special challenge - it's what we classify as a "cohesionless" soil type. That's why tires, particularly mud tires, tend to dig in sand. ...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-02-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By DJL2
I told the dealer I wanted a hard top - they were...

I told the dealer I wanted a hard top - they were willing to just throw it in. Dealers make bank on options...it's like the snacks at a movie theater. MSRP is only relevant as a point of comparison...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 08-02-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 751
Posted By DJL2
6", 37s and a 5.7L V-8? That makes it easier, in...

6", 37s and a 5.7L V-8? That makes it easier, in a way. When you look under that Jeep you probably shouldn't see a single stock Wrangler part. Not the axles, not the transmission, not the wheels,...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 08-02-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,146
Posted By DJL2
Unrelated - does BLD still work in 4-Lo with the...

Unrelated - does BLD still work in 4-Lo with the ESP/Traction Control off? That would seem like a huge oversight...the point of turning it off is to have it turned off...

Yes, according to this:...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 08-02-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,146
Posted By DJL2
I just threw my vote in for the E-locker in the...

I just threw my vote in for the E-locker in the rear. My 4Runner had an E-locker in the back, my Unlimited Rubicon has front and rear E-lockers - I'm comfortable with the setup and that probably...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-01-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By DJL2
I can appreciate that things are going well for...

I can appreciate that things are going well for you. I'm happy you're enjoying your Jeep experience. That said, don't confuse what you perceive as your personal experience to be universal.
...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 07-30-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,887
Posted By DJL2
Wait, did someone say best off-roader of all...

Wait, did someone say best off-roader of all time?

Bam! Brabus - BRABUS Business and specialcars (http://www.brabus.com/en/raster.php?page=6&sub=3&modell=4409)

OK...enough of that. I've...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 07-29-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 997
Posted By DJL2
I found a bunch of incentives and rebates when I...

I found a bunch of incentives and rebates when I was shopping new - none of which worked on the used inventory. Folks tend to load vehicles with a lot of stuff I don't want and really don't want to...
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