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Forum: Your Rig! 8 Minutes Ago
Replies: 372
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Posted By theksmith
ugg, i must have a freak JK or just bad luck! ...

ugg, i must have a freak JK or just bad luck!

those Pro Comp headlights came today, put them in, went for a test drive and the high beams would not switch back off! i had to turn the Jeep...
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 380
Posted By theksmith
oh no! front? C or tube?

oh no! front? C or tube?
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 21 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
settings besides the DIP switches, there are...

settings

besides the DIP switches, there are several settings/modes you can change on the Easyguard via brake pedal and key-fob button sequences. i adjusted 2 of them right away:


i had to...
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Day Ago
Replies: 372
Views: 50,459
Posted By theksmith
only if i wanted to get back home ;) i had a...

only if i wanted to get back home ;)

i had a good idea of how deep it was, so i went for it. of course there could have been a new boulder hidden in there that i might have gotten stuck on or...
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Day Ago
Replies: 372
Views: 50,459
Posted By theksmith
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/SliRAQgwL7SBEDsD...

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Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
plugging stuff in the Easyguard manual says...

plugging stuff in

the Easyguard manual says to set its DIP switches before giving it power. i set mine as all UP except #5, which needed to be DOWN for automatic transmission.

i had already...
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 111
Posted By theksmith
Weather Sunny Black Friday 11/23/2018: Short Run & Lunch near Lake Pleasant: 4x4 Easy/Moderate

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Forum: Your Rig! 3 Days Ago
Replies: 1,169
Views: 822,533
Posted By theksmith
glad to hear that the build thread is still...

glad to hear that the build thread is still helping others.... drain their wallet! :D
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 3 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
information i could have used yesterday! in...

information i could have used yesterday!

in case anyone else is actually doing this too, i should fast forward past a couple steps to when i plugged it all in for the millionth time, took a few...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 4 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
haha - i know, longest write-up EVER!

haha - i know, longest write-up EVER!
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 4 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
wiring finally, the easy part! i had to...

wiring

finally, the easy part!

i had to connect the Easyguard harness wires to some pigtails that came with the Omega harness and module. beyond that, i only made 1 connection directly to the...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 4 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
next i needed to install the Omega module to...

next i needed to install the Omega module to finish setting it up. however, it makes sense to go ahead and disable the ignition/transmission interlock first.

interlock disable

this is what...
Forum: Your Rig! 4 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By theksmith
wow! that's awesome!

wow! that's awesome!
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
flashing (not the fun kind) the Omega...

flashing (not the fun kind)

the Omega OL-LOADER is a USB to serial interface cable that lets you configure and flash firmware onto Omega modules. you need a PC with Windows to use it. go to...
Forum: Communications & Other Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By theksmith
Lock JK Wrangler Push-to-Start, Hands-Free Keyless Entry & Remote Start

i'm attempting to add an aftermarket security system with push-to-start, passive keyless entry (hands-free), and remote start into my 2016 Jeep Wrangler JK Unlimited Rubicon. i already had the...
Forum: General Talk 6 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By theksmith
Hi Jeff!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY DUDE!

Hi Jeff!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY DUDE!
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By theksmith
ha, well my experiment with the cheap headlights...

ha, well my experiment with the cheap headlights has ended rather predictably - noticed one of them fogging up a bit this weekend! i guess i'm going to be ordering the Pro Comps, though i did...
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 274
Posted By theksmith
i really like those Genright bumpers!

i really like those Genright bumpers!
Forum: Trip & Event Planning/Sign-up 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 494
Posted By theksmith
can't make the new date - have fun without me!

can't make the new date - have fun without me!
Forum: Jeep Specific 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Posted By theksmith
thanks for posting - i just read about that...

thanks for posting - i just read about that yesterday and meant to post it myself.

this article goes into a lot of detail about the issue:...
Forum: Trip Reports & Photos 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By theksmith
some great photos there - thanks for posting them!

some great photos there - thanks for posting them!
Forum: Your Rig! 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By theksmith
some comparison shots of a few of the more well...

some comparison shots of a few of the more well known brands: https://www.jkowners.com/tech/lights/

i think the Morimoto Super7's are probably the best HID available, but i'm not quite sold on the...
Forum: Classifieds: Parts & Equipment For Sale 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By theksmith
http://www.car-part.com/

http://www.car-part.com/
Forum: Your Rig! 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 372
Views: 50,459
Posted By theksmith
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/Tom2yX9xEfsO7gtC...

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Forum: Your Rig! 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 372
Views: 50,459
Posted By theksmith
Thumbs up fixed a few minor annoyances... stiff...

fixed a few minor annoyances...


stiff pedal

my friend Chris (defectivemonk) told me about the throttle pedal spring mod (http://jeeplab.com/showthread.php?150-Throttle-Pedal-Spring-Mod). i...
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