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[pics] 22 Years of Building a Jeep — Oh, the Mistakes (and Some Notable Successes); Part 1
TAKING A STOCK TJ WRANGLER TO ROCK CRAWLING LEVEL “Red” the Land Use War Machine “Jeep Albright” has been around the block a time or two, graced the covers of several magazines, traveled hundreds of trails, and had four (4) rebuilds with dozens of changes and upgrades.  Millions of... Read more
Necessary Glass Repair Tips from FCA for Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator
FCA offers repair tips related to Jeep windows; Ram panoramic roof FCA drew attention this month to structures surrounding three pieces of glass on three of its next-generation vehicles. The 2019 RAM 1500, 2018 Jeep Wrangler and the 2020 Jeep Gladiator might be seeing the body shop or glass... Read more
Sport, The Little TJ That Could . . .
During my years as Editor-in-Chief of a couple of 4×4 magazines, we almost always built (overbuilt?) our project vehicles to show what could be done if the desire was there and the wallet was fat enough. One of my favorite Jeeps, though, was a 1982 CJ5 that ran 31”... Read more
Special Tech!  Winning with Winches
Special Tech Tip to ModernJeeper as WARN Industries celebrates 70 years in business with a strong history of innovation, manufacturing and customer support.  This is the type of information they provide shops and customers to help understand winches and winching. The Editors WINNING WITH WINCHES (Sponsored by WARN Industries)... Read more
Maintenance That Saves Trails — for the Non-Mechanic in Us
A Crescent Wrench and a Creeper We all want to have a “mean machine” as ModernJeepers on the trails, but being clean is more important. We save our trails by not trashing them or leaving a mess behind. It’s about maintenance. Just pass on by this article if you’re... Read more
Fix It or Retire It:  When Should You Let Go of Your Jeep?
Last year before summer wheeling season, Tom Severin brought us this tech breakdown on when you should give it up!  By that, we mean your Jeep!  We fully get it that some of us will never let go, but we figured this would be a good time to flashback... Read more
EASY UPGRADE: Silicone Hoses For Your Jeep!
Did someone say Silicone? Are you looking for a really easy way to not only spruce up your engine compartment but to give yourself some piece of mind? Well my 2004 Jeep Unlimited has almost 100k on the odometer. Even though the hoses appear to be in ok shape,... Read more
[install and review] Advance Adapters Atlas T-Case
Do you like “Bling” for your ModernJeeper Adventure vehicle?  Some bling is just better than others, and this one will help your vehicle be super cool at the same time, even if it is hiding up in the belly of your rig. Bling Baby Probably one of the best... Read more
Dad’s JK – An Easy, Bolt-On, JK Wrangler Build [it’s badass too!]
Fun flashback product review we originally published in 2016 with a great build of “Dad’s JK.”  Enjoy the read and the details of this build. The Editors   The Plan. Its always exciting when a family member decides that they enjoy a hobby/sport/lifestyle as much as you do. Case... Read more
Going the Distance with PRP Enduro Suspension Seats [Install & Review]
Since starting in the founder’s garage over 17 years ago, PRP Seats has always been made in America. Their staff of over 40 individuals works up to 6 days a week producing custom suspension seating and accessories. Aaron Wedeking founded the company with the goal of making a better... Read more