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Forum: Your Rig! 30 Minutes Ago
Replies: 315
Views: 100,280
Posted By theksmith
it's always something, nothing ever goes as easy...

it's always something, nothing ever goes as easy as you hope. looks good though, and you should be happy for a while now that you finally got your table! ;) now make Chris a sandwich! :eek:
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 34 Minutes Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 2,947
Posted By theksmith
sorry to hear about that Roy.

sorry to hear about that Roy.
Forum: General Talk 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 38
Posted By theksmith
i'm sure Rugged Ridge would send you a new one if...

i'm sure Rugged Ridge would send you a new one if you contact them.

Artie's Ace hardware in Paradise Valley is my goto place for fasteners... but i kinda doubt even they'd have something exactly...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 1 Day Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By theksmith
nice - congrats! 1. check out 4x4ham.com -...

nice - congrats!

1. check out 4x4ham.com - not much activity on their site, but i think they still have a weekly radio net. there's a popular set of linked repeaters here (Metrolink...
Forum: Other/Multiple Brand Vehicles 2 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 56
Posted By theksmith
Chevy ZR2 doesn't do *too* bad on the Rubicon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IssG4gt-ocQ
Forum: Your Rig! 3 Days Ago
Replies: 511
Views: 83,614
Posted By theksmith
a while back i installed a Teraflex high-angle...

a while back i installed a Teraflex high-angle rzeppa joint on my front factory DS after the OEM one split its boot and ejected most of the grease. my understanding was the Teraflex joint would be OK...
Forum: Jeep Specific 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By theksmith
if you lick that stuff it goes further ;)

if you lick that stuff it goes further ;)
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 6 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 803
Posted By theksmith
nice photos Kevin!

nice photos Kevin!
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 6 Days Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
Thumbs up i didn't bother to hook up accessory mode, so i...

i didn't bother to hook up accessory mode, so i have the same behavior, i.e. no brake pedal + PTS switch = ignition ON, then i have to press it twice to turn the Jeep back OFF. you should just need...
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 101
Posted By theksmith
i'll probably come up for at least one of the...

i'll probably come up for at least one of the easier trails, waiting to see exactly what you're running each day!
Forum: Jeep Specific 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By theksmith
Swim Waterproofing your Willys

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcZqlrmxlO4

from this article on Jalopnik... (https://foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com/heres-the-fascinating-way-the-u-s-military-waterproofe-1782349143)


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Forum: Other/Multiple Brand Vehicles 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 97
Posted By theksmith
i'd seen that before and i still think it's just...

i'd seen that before and i still think it's just weird they made a Jeep look like a bastard child of an FJ Cruiser and a Decepticon.
Forum: General Talk 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 65
Posted By theksmith
long time no see Dave - hope you're doing great...

long time no see Dave - hope you're doing great and HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Forum: General Talk 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By theksmith
glad to hear Joe got it taken care of for you and...

glad to hear Joe got it taken care of for you and that you're back on the road Al!
Forum: Your Rig! 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 511
Views: 83,614
Posted By theksmith
thanks for that link - i was not aware of them,...

thanks for that link - i was not aware of them, but they look legit! i'm so used to not being able to find what i want locally i guess i just go straight to online sources most of the time now.


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Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
i was just giving you hard time about the name :D...

i was just giving you hard time about the name :D

yes, i can start remotely from my phone using the LINKR + Fortin and then takeover by holding down the Easyguard's start button for the...
Forum: Trip Reports & Photos 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By theksmith
the video came out great Ryan, dig the song too!

the video came out great Ryan, dig the song too!
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
Thumbs up for using the Fortin bypass and harness instead...

for using the Fortin bypass and harness instead of the Omega, here's what i came up with...


shopping list
- Easyguard EC002 alarm/PKE/push-button-start system (https://amzn.to/2pVJkgn)

-...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
hey Matt, who's Ken? - Kristoffer

hey Matt, who's Ken?

- Kristoffer
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
Thumbs up sorry, i didn't mean to come off short. it just...

sorry, i didn't mean to come off short. it just seemed like you were trying to re-invent the wheel and had maybe not read all the thread first. but, i get it if you just want to understand how it's...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
limitation of the Jeep itself... the brake lights...

limitation of the Jeep itself... the brake lights still work when the Jeep is off because there is a direct wire from the brake pedal to a relay that drives them - however the brake pedal status...
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By theksmith
it was good to see you Darryl - thanks for...

it was good to see you Darryl - thanks for letting us know you made it home.
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By theksmith
looking forward to this little run! it's a fairly...

looking forward to this little run! it's a fairly seldom used trail - kinda bumpy, but still fun diverse terrain.

everyone please be at the meetup on time and fueled up so we can hopefully make...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By theksmith
i tried to take 2 different free courses here in...

i tried to take 2 different free courses here in the valley but got bored after a couple classes and never finished either time! online tests/reviews definitely worked better for me.

unfortunately...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 118
Views: 13,215
Posted By theksmith
finally re-did my this using a Fortin bypass...

finally re-did my this using a Fortin bypass instead of the Omega. unless i'm missing something, it's much simpler!

i'll post the how-to in a couple days after i'm sure there aren't any issues.
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