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LET'S DOOOO THIS...

OK, same as ALOT of folks,
Ordered 04/04/2019
Launch Edition
Billet Silver Metallic

Delivered 06/21/2019
Motor Inn of Spirit Lake, Spirit Lake, IA.
Thanks @spenchey
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06/20/2019
Arrived at Motor Inn of Spirit Lake
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I flew Fort Lauderdale to Minneapolis
Rented a car and arrived just before Midnight.
Ninja peeked in the window and discovered the Lift Kit has been started
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06/21/2019
They open at 800 am, I walk in at 801.
By 1000, it's on the ground.
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By 1:00 pm, MOPAR lift Kit is installed, and we're loading the PLYWOOD:
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and I'm on the road at 1:30. Next stop, Madison, WI.
 
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Within 20 minutes of leaving, I hear the DREADED sound:
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YUP, another eaten fender liner.
CHEAP SHIT!
I'll call Spencer in the AM to get it Documented, also hey @JeepCares I need this doc'd as I KNOW the asses in South Florida will try blaming the 37s that are going on in the morning.
 
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k, got to Madison, too late for Tire install, but got some other things done.
First off, RC double steering stabilizer to prep for the 37s tomorrow.
no before pic, sorry. I got too excited to play some.
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Next, Antenna had to go. original was flapping all day.
no more.
Before:
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After:
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Installed the TazerJL to recalibrate the speedo tomorrow.
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Grab Handles in the front
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Dead Pedal
Before:
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After:
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Racing stripe,
I do it to all my vehicles.
THIS chit just HAS to be worth 50HP. :LOL:
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Fender vinyl
AND THE FLAG, cause all JEEPS need the FLAG!
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whew, k, that's enough for tonight. :beer:
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