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Nov 29, 2016

This week, Gary and  Gary discuss skid plate systems.  Typically skid systems will include an engine and transmission skid plate, a transfer case skid plate, and a gas tank skid plate. They cover everything you need to know when choosing which skid plates to get. They announce the winner of the Thanksgive-a-way, so listen to find out if you won. They discuss some listener emails and a few projects they have going on helping out listeners. And talk about a snow wheeling trip with all the details of the what went well and some trail damage.

 

Products discussed on the show:

** Tire Grooving Iron ||

** J.T. Brooks Automatic Tire Deflators PRO ||

** Artec Bellypan and Crossmember ||

** JCR skid plates

** EVO Protek Skid plate system ||

** Rock Hard 4x4 Skid plate package ||

** Synergy Skid plate System ||

  

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Nov 22, 2016

This week, Gary and  Gary discuss a bunch of snow wheeling stories and everything you need to know get out your jeep out into the snow. But first they cover all the jeep life activities they've been involved in for the week - welding, bondo body work, hub maintenance, YJ check-up and more . And they discuss some upcoming events, and these are the last weeks for the Thanks Give-a-way; listen for participation details. They discuss all the gear for your jeep and yourself to be better prepared for the snow. They describe some techniques to use to get up and over and sometimes through the snow. And they discuss some of their trips to the best snow wheeling Western and Central Washington has to offer.

 

Links discussed on the show:

** New Cherokee vs the XJ ||

** SNOTEL - site for snow reports ||

** ARB E-Z Deflator ||

** Staun HD Tyre Deflators ||

** Jantz J-Flators ||

** J.T. Brooks Automatic Tire Deflators PRO ||

** Valve cores and tool ||

** Snow Shovel ||

 

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Nov 15, 2016

This week, Gary and Gary discuss the inner workings of drag links. Don't forget to check out nwjeepcast.com/events for upcoming events. Keep participating in our Thanks-Give-a-way for a chance to win some awesome off-roading accessories. Gary works on banging out some body dents on his Jeep after some rough encounters this summer. In the MechanHack Shack, they invite a listener to do some adjusting after off-roading their Jeep--drag link install and re-torque control arms and track bar. They discuss different drag links, stock to built, and let you in on current drag links for sale from Northridge4x4 and what they offer for your off-roading experience. They cover drag links from Carolina Metal Master, Currie, EVO Manufacturing, JKS, Rock Krawler, Synergy, and Teraflex.

 

--Links discussed on the show-- 

**Nicholson 4 Piece Thread Repair File Set

 

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Nov 8, 2016

This week, Gary and Gary discuss the Wheeling Bootcamp event they put on to help folks get the right start into wheeling their jeeps. But first, they review the upcoming events including the Thanks Give-a-way. Listen for details on how to win prizes worth nearly $50. Lots of work in the MechanHack Shack this week: JK hub maintenance and muffler hackery, and ZJ ball joints and Yukon locking hubs. They review some listener feedback and discuss a hugely positive interaction with Adams Driveshafts. At the Wheeling Bootcamp, they describe the event and the participants--a wide range of vehicles and experience levels. They cover some of the upfront instruction about recovery gear and wheeling basics. And on the trail, they describe all the fun, getting stuck, getting recovered, and a little trail damage. What an awesome time with a bunch of cool people. Thanks to the Wheeling Bootcamp sponsors Discount Tire and Northridge 4x4.

 

-----Discussed on the show-----

*Yukon Hardcore Locking Hub pics - to see the small bolts holding the cap and selector switch onto the hub.||

*Ball Joint Press kit - used to press ball joints in and out.||

*Synergy Tie Rod End - a great tie rod end also usable on Synergy's Drag link.||

*Bostisch 65-piece Pass Through Socket set - a very inclusive portable socket set.||

*ARB E-Z Deflator - quick air deflator for airing down.||

*Adams 1350 JK Rear Driveline -  Adams Driveshaft's excellent products and superior customer service.||

*Warn Powerplant 9.5 - combo high quality winch and highly capable air compressor.||

 

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