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Michael R.
Huntsville
21 years old
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ABOUT ME
Im a mechanical engineering major at UAH. Had my jeep since I turned 16. I just keep it running and dumping all my money into it. I love to go wheeling or just hanging out and turning wrenches.

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256CHILIPEPPER'S JEEP
Year & Model  
1998 TJ Wrangler
Engine  
2.5L 4 cyl, 2 core radiator and 2500cfm fan, 4.0L
Throttle body
Transmission  
ax-5, LuK clutch
Transfer Case  
np231, Rugged Ridge mega short SYE
Front Axle  
dana 30, 4.88s, lockright, ZJ steering
Rear Axle  
Rubicon Dana 44, 4.88s, facroty air locker
Gear Ratio  
4.88s
Suspension  
RC 4" front 2.5" rear springs and 2.2
shocks, RC and RE adjustble control arms, RC
front track bar
Tires  
35x12.50x15 Kevlar's & 315/75/16 BFG ATs
Wheels  
15x8 Cragar soft 8s & TJ Moabs
Recovery  
Winch, Truck and trailer, and good friends.
Armor  
Homemade bumpers, A to Z rock sliders, UFC high
clearnace skid and engine skid, Kilby gas tank
skid
Accessories  
York OBA, 97 frame and floors, HID headlights
Bunch of other stuff.
Future Mods  
2-Lo, full cage, rear spring relocation,other
rust repair
Clubs  
256 Offroad, Rocket City Rock Crawlers, Damn
Locals 4x4
 
INSTALLED PRODUCTS
Armor
Audio, CB, & Electrical
Axles
Body
Engine
Interior
Recovery
Suspension
Tires & Wheels
Transfer Case
Transmissions

JEEP HISTORY
I got hooked by my neighbors in fall '08
and just got a stock TJ march '09. RC
2.5" springs an 2.2 shocks went on
June '09. In July '09 I did a complete
brake overhaul after my brake lines
exploded on the road. New lines, rebuild
the rear drums, and new brake pads and
rotors up front. Built my bumpers in my
welding class in school. Did a frame swap
cause mine was rusted through in 14 days
start to finish. Also did a 1.25" BL
and 1" MML and swapped in axles with
4.88s and a Lockright in the front while I
was at it. April 2011 I rebuilt the top
end of my motor to fix an exhaust leak.
May 2011 Got a D44 out of a Rubicon with
4.88s and factory locker swapped in.
Shortly after wheeling over memorial day
weekend, I had to replace the clutch and
install a SYE. In October I installed
Undercover Fab Works Ultra High Clearance
s2kid plate and engine skid to give me a
total belly hight of 17"s. December I
added a Smittybuilt 8,000 winch with
synthetic line, and proceeded to replace
the master cylinder, and booster after
some brake failures. August 2012 I sold
my old 33" MTZs in a favor of a set
of 35" Kevlars for off-roading, an a
set of BFG A/Ts on Moabs for everyday
driving. I also finished my York OBA set
up complete with a 3 gallon air tank
installed by my friend Thomas at TB Fab.
November 2012- I swapped out my front
2.5" springs and stack of spacers for
a set of 4" springs. I also rebuild
almost every suspension join, tierod end,
and steering box to make it handle a 45
minute drive to class better. I'm still
learning as I go, but I'm learning fast.

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98 4cyl TJ on 35s, armored, geared, locked, and ready to wheel. Built, wheeled, and driven daily by a college student.
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"I just want to go wheeling!"~me

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