I think point #3 about roll cages is a good learning moment that makes reading this forum worth it.
Hope it doesn't make me sound dumb, but I've had the thought "I should get a roll cage to keep the kiddos safe off road"
(But at the same time, I've never been close enough to actually buying...
Went with my boys (sons) and the boyz (friends) and their boys (sons... well mostly and one daughter) on an adventure looking for a well know plane wreck in the mountains. Didn't find it, but did find some good laughs, bumps, and scrapes.
(Two of our rigs still have temp plates and one had...
My last experience with a new engine was on a reman 5.3 in our Yukon and I was shocked how much crap was in the pan after 500 miles. Thanks for this well timed thread, I just hit 400 miles on my new JL.
It’s finally here!!!
Received VIN 7/9
D1 on 8/6
Dealer told me it was built waiting for shipping 8/20 (found window sticker later that day)
8/24, was on a train passing through IL
8/30 In a train yard in Colorado
9/1 Truck arrived at dealer (evening)
9/3 Jeep prepped and...
It's too bad it went down that way. I think it's cool when women are into cars and machines (Jeeps obviously). Having daughters changes the way you see these situations, wouldn't ever want your kid to feel uncomfortable for who she is in a public setting...
I had my last vehicle for almost 15 years, so I understand this line of thinking. I wanted simple, tried and true. So I went 6sp and 3.6, but wish I at least had the option of simple (non e-torque) 3.6 and automatic. That fact plus the extra cost pushed me to the manual. Can't say if it was a...