I’ve had a few run-ins with tire problems this year, I thought I’d make a video to show folks how easy it is to unseat and re-seat your tire with a hi-lift jack and OBA.
Every so often, a site just needs a new fresh look. This time around I’ve migrated to a new platform that will hopefully let me do more with the site without the heavy lifting that I was doing on the old platform. Now the site’s running on a newer more widely used CMS, WordPress. WordPress […]
Have you ever had this conversation with another Jeep owner? You’ve both already made the excellent decision to purchase a Jeep. Maybe it’s a Wrangler, maybe it’s an old Cherokee, or maybe you’re more for the luxury of a Grand. Everyone has their own tastes, everyone has their own opinion of what a “real jeep” […]
Well, after much internal debate, I decided to part off and sell DIYJ. It had sat for so long and I was making little to no proress on it. The expense of doing what I really wanted to do with it was daunting to say the least. Building a YJ when I have two kids […]
By now, maybe you’ve heard about this pair of security researchers who remotely exploited a new Jeep Cherokee, to make it do very unsafe things for a wired magazine article. I felt compelled to write a follow-up article. Some of you may know, I work in IT. I have an interest in IT security, because […]
Have you ever come across one of those gym fanatics? The muscle bound dude who looks like he could pick up a car, but cant turn a wrench if his life depends on it? Or the super-hot gym bunny who is a shallow as a kiddie pool? Both fine specimins of the human form, both […]
In 2002, a group of us from Jeepaholics Anonymous planned our first ever trip out to Paragon Adventure Park here in PA. On that trip I made some friends that have stood the test of time. One of those friends was Pete Trasborg. Then just a guy, a few years older than me, from NJ. […]
Auto News reported yesterday on the 2017 Wrangler re-design. The article says it all, but I wanted to throw a few opinions out there. First, it’s awesome that they decided to stick with the solid axles. They also comment that the fold-down windshield will go away, which is unfortunate, but seriously, how many people still […]