Bug Slaying Machine

Posted by on May 12, 2012 in Dirty | No Comments
Bug Slaying Machine

We took the Jeep to St Louis this weekend. It destroyed a lot of bugs along the way. I guess Jeeps are still round were they should be square and square where they should be round. The gas mileage was okay, we got about 19 mpg.

First Trip off Pavement

Posted by on Mar 17, 2012 in Random | No Comments
First Trip off Pavement

This was a quick trip to down the Finley River in Missouri. First time I was able to try out the electronic disconnect and locking differentials. I was overly cautious about my break over point on the JKU. I was used to a lifted TJ and the stock height of my new (longer-than-a-TJ) Jeep was […]

Snowy Day

Posted by on Jan 11, 2012 in Weather | No Comments
Snowy Day

First time out in the snow. It wasn’t a lot of accumulation but enough to have some fun. Too bad it didn’t stick around longer. The stock M/T tires handled very well. 4 wheel drive was completely unnecessary but I used it anyway.

Test Fit

Posted by on Aug 13, 2011 in Random | No Comments
Test Fit

My wife and I decided that a new JK was in our future. The first step was seeing if one fit in our tiny “2 car” garage. Good news, it did. I feel bad for the sales guys. This was the first 2012 JKU on the lot and he thought he had a for sure […]