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05-30-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By jadmt

use a 3 or 4lb hammer on the tie rod. put the nut...

use a 3 or 4lb hammer on the tie rod. put the nut back on part way so you dont bugger the threads. also hit the side of the knuckle where the tie rod goes in and most of the time that will pop it...
05-09-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 926
Posted By jadmt

aev 2.5 is a great handling on and off road kit....

aev 2.5 is a great handling on and off road kit. you can drive 80mph for 750 miles without an issue and then play when you get where you are going.
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04-29-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,155
Posted By jadmt

my guess is a vehicle locator device. Some large...

my guess is a vehicle locator device. Some large dealers have so many vehicles on their lot they install devices to tell them where the vehicles are at any given time. stupid they would have used...
03-16-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By jadmt

I have used TF 1.5" coils RK 1.5" coils and...

I have used TF 1.5" coils RK 1.5" coils and spacers and both TF and RK give a nice ride. both lift the vehicle ~2" in front and ~1" in back. as was mentioned get some adjustable quick release front...
02-04-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By jadmt

yes Nitto makes one in 35x11.5-17 and of course...

yes Nitto makes one in 35x11.5-17 and of course some the best narrow tires are made by interco (super swamper). they have some tall ones in 10.5 that are true 35.5" tall tires. if you dont mind...
02-01-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By jadmt

check out either Mopar or I like the Maximus3 ...

check out either Mopar or I like the Maximus3 winch plate. I have it with a 2018 JK so not sure if the JL's are similar but I bet they are and they are an easy install.
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12-09-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,406
Posted By jadmt

keep in mind that the 285/75-17 is about the same...

keep in mind that the 285/75-17 is about the same height as the 315/70-17 and 35's. I run both and 285/75-17 and 35/12.5-17 and yes it makes a difference.

one has 315's the other 285's the 315's...
07-20-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,389
Posted By jadmt

I don't know on the confluence. We move pretty...

I don't know on the confluence. We move pretty fast as well and one of my buddies broke down before golden crack and we ended up hitting the stair case in the dark and was dark from there on out and...
07-19-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,459
Posted By jadmt

those will work great for what your intended...

those will work great for what your intended usage is and if they are the ones from houston Tx that is a screaming deal.
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-12-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,313
Posted By jadmt

I have heard some say it is a J8 housing and...

I have heard some say it is a J8 housing and others say no. I have not personally seen a J8 so not sure. I love mine too.

yesterday june 11 in Montana....
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-12-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,313
Posted By jadmt

I have a Recon and previously had 2 rubicons....

I have a Recon and previously had 2 rubicons. Front axle is the real difference it has visually stouter C's and the tubes are apparently equivalent of the J8 front housing.. Rear seems to be...
06-04-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 598
Posted By jadmt

Worn shocks won’t make you sag. Worn coils do...

Worn shocks won’t make you sag. Worn coils do that.
05-16-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,595
Posted By jadmt

actually the Toyo AT2 extremes which they would...

actually the Toyo AT2 extremes which they would be in these sizes, last very well and Toyo has a cool 500 mile 45 day "you don't like them for any reason you get your money back including the labor...
05-16-2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,595
Posted By jadmt

I have used the AEV 2" on 3 different rigs at one...

I have used the AEV 2" on 3 different rigs at one time or another and I can tell you that with stock fenders you are pushing it with 35's and you will rub. I have also ran Toyo at2's in several sizes...
04-23-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By jadmt

I like the stock bumper and the winch plate from...

I like the stock bumper and the winch plate from maximus3 via rubitrux is closer to $200 then it is to $300 and they actually make some tow hooks as well if that is something someone has to have. I...
04-09-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 581
Posted By jadmt

I would trim that stud off level with the nut so...

I would trim that stud off level with the nut so it does not catch your hard brake line when fully flexed. JKS includes that in the instructions with their adjustable links.
03-24-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By jadmt

My new 2018 recon came from the factory at -9* on...

My new 2018 recon came from the factory at -9* on one side. I see a lot with high camber right out of the chute.
Forum: Stock JK Tech
03-10-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By jadmt

It will work fine.

It will work fine.
03-03-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By jadmt

add a set if 1/2-3/4" spacers at the same time. ...

add a set if 1/2-3/4" spacers at the same time. They are cheap and will add no more work.
02-14-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 816
Posted By jadmt

pretty hard to beat the stock OEM stabilizer.

pretty hard to beat the stock OEM stabilizer.
01-27-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,461
Posted By jadmt

28psi is what I ran and perfect tire wear and...

28psi is what I ran and perfect tire wear and smooth ride. Both on toyo 285/75-17 and on Cooper 285/75-17.
01-02-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By jadmt

most companies base their lift height on jeeps...

most companies base their lift height on jeeps with steel bumpers and skid plates etc. so if putting any 2.5" coil lift on a light rig you will probably get 3-3.5" of lift. that of course effects...
05-12-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,597
Posted By jadmt

none lighter then stock :) The Raceline race jeep...

none lighter then stock :) The Raceline race jeep runs stock bumpers.

http://www.fourwheeler.com/features/1412-2012-jeep-wrangler-jk-raceline/
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