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by MPETE
Tue Feb 10, 2015 11:33 pm
Forum: MJC Meetings
Topic: Gathering at the farm 06/08/2018
Replies: 285
Views: 59247

Re: Westminster M&G Feb 10th

Peter's bodyshop
by MPETE
Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:58 pm
Forum: Member Rides
Topic: New Tow Rig
Replies: 182
Views: 15958

Re: New Tow Rig

glad I could help.
truck looks 10x better with that front end.
by MPETE
Wed Oct 01, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Member Rides
Topic: New Tow Rig
Replies: 182
Views: 15958

Re: New Tow Rig

ripster wrote:
JeepGuy21 wrote:(6spd manual truck, no 5th)
Huh? Am I missing something here?
x2
by MPETE
Wed Oct 01, 2014 1:14 pm
Forum: Member Rides
Topic: Willys Truck
Replies: 18
Views: 3250

Re: New Willys Truck

I HATE YOU. that is all
by MPETE
Sun Sep 28, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: Member Rides
Topic: New Tow Rig
Replies: 182
Views: 15958

Re: New Tow Rig

I think you're expecting too much out of the truck keeping it in OD. If it were a new diesel with 800lb/ft of torque, maybe. But you're talking about a 15 year old diesel with a lot of miles on it. Its not meant to pull hills in OD. You're either a little paranoid about your temps or you have anothe...
by MPETE
Tue Sep 02, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: Wrangler
Topic: Hard Top
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

Re: Hard Top

a yj top WILL fit on a tj, but not without a little modifying. I dont recall what needs to be modified but I know people have done it. the year switch was 97-02 and 03-06 I THINK but its minor differences. either one will work on the other. the wiring is different. but if your not concerned about th...
by MPETE
Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:29 pm
Forum: General Tech
Topic: Axle Options?
Replies: 23
Views: 3232

Re: Axle Options?

Waggys are 6 lug so if you go that route, you need a different rear axle AND those bead locks you just got won't work anymore.
by MPETE
Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:20 am
Forum: General Tech
Topic: Fog lights randomly turn on...'05 TJ
Replies: 7
Views: 1189

Re: Fog lights randomly turn on...'05 TJ

Those switches are a pretty common problem. My wife's 05 Tj ha the exact opposite. Fogs won't work at all.
by MPETE
Mon Jun 02, 2014 9:26 am
Forum: Interesting Links
Topic: The end of Jeep as we know it.
Replies: 9
Views: 9404

Re: The end of Jeep as we know it.

the aluminum is going to happen. with gubment mpg req's going drastically higher there is only 2 "EASY" ways to make that happen. reduce the overall size or reduce the weight of the current size vehicle. and since no manuf. wants to make a very popelar vehicle smaller, the only answer is to make it ...
by MPETE
Wed May 28, 2014 10:35 pm
Forum: Member Announcements
Topic: Started my trip.
Replies: 50
Views: 5351

Re: Started my trip.

Jealous! Cedar point is #1 on my amusement park bucket list. And to have an empty park, thats the things a coaster geek like me dream of.
by MPETE
Sat May 24, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: Wrangler
Topic: Cummins swap- worth it?
Replies: 11
Views: 1444

Re: Cummins swap- worth it?

Not to mention dirt cheap these days and readily available.
by MPETE
Fri May 23, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: Wrangler
Topic: Cummins swap- worth it?
Replies: 11
Views: 1444

Re: Cummins swap- worth it?

No need to apologize, I was just clarifying in case the OP was not familiar.
by MPETE
Thu May 22, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Wrangler
Topic: Cummins swap- worth it?
Replies: 11
Views: 1444

Re: Cummins swap- worth it?

cmecha wrote:power vs fuel economy, check out the 4.2l vortec v6.
just to keep things straight for research purposes:

the vortec 4.2L is an I6 from the trailblazer models

the vortec V6 is a 4.3L
by MPETE
Thu May 22, 2014 7:34 pm
Forum: MJC Meetings
Topic: Columbia May 21
Replies: 21
Views: 3062

Re: Columbia May 21

I don't think I am going to make this one :flipoff:
by MPETE
Mon May 19, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Cherokee
Topic: Decisions, Decisions
Replies: 13
Views: 1556

Re: Decisions, Decisions

BLK00TJ wrote:Buy the TJ, wheel it stock, then decide what you want to do with it.
Agree xeleventybillion