Fist things first - THAT is one sweet Jeep, I LOVE those wheels. My rake was 2" from BEHIND the front wheel at the body and IN FRONT of the rear wheels at the body. You could really see it walking up to in a parking lot. My big spare only added 11 lbs over the factory tire and wheel.
As for the...
Well MSRP is actually $1585.00 but you can now get it on sale for just over a grand!
Jeep Wrangler Battery kit. Power pack unit. [48v belt starter generator] - 68381513AA | Myrtle Beach SC (moparpartsinc.com)
I ordered my 2021 with the Hurricane 4 cylinder motor specifically because it was the only way I could get it without the incredibly complex E-Torque system and its huge $1500.00 battery. I couldn't be happier with this motor. Even with stock 4.10's and 37" tires it is faster than my JK was with...
GREAT way to win a Darwin award AND Devastate your electrical system all at once!
A Large short circuit like that can easily send a column of hydrogen gas out of the battery and cause a serious explosion. Awesome home made hydrogen bomb.
On a sketchy trail the more light the better. We have a cabin in that is 16 miles off of the nearest logging road. That trail can be sketchy at best sometimes, especially in rain or snow. Maybe the OP has a similar situation.
I talked to 4 wheel Parts in Glen Burnie, they said they do them in house. I go next Friday the 11th. HOPEFULLY I can get this fixed once and for all. I STILL can't believe ATO in Parkville sucks so bad.
Without a doubt, MyTop.
Actually me and my wife ordered this Jeep SPECIFICALLY so we could get a MyTop installed on it. It is the only thing like it, it does not sit low down on the ground like other convertibles, it is GREAT for cruising back roads or destination trips, it is fun to drive AND it is great off road, but...