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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
Milestar’s Patagonia MT – A Tire to Conquer Anything
Editors Note: We are proud at ModernJeeper to have great industry partners, including the company represented in this review. We are also very proud of the thorough reviews provided by our independent contributors who do not directly benefit from our affiliation with these partners. FIRST IMPRESSIONS OF THE MILESTAR... Read more
Installing the Tuffy Security Series II Security Console
This week we installed a Tuffy Security Products full console in Golden Spike, Corey’s 2004 Jeep LJ. While there isn’t necessarily anything wrong with the factory console in the TJ’s and LJ’s, it’s nice to have something a little stronger to keep items, that you would actually like to... Read more
Mounting an 8-lug Wheel on a Rear Tire Carrier
AN HONEST LESSON IN NOT RE-INVENTING THE WHEEL! Upgrades to your Jeep can usually go two ways; the super easy, no thought involved, or the more common, this is going to take some thought route. I tend to be an over thinker. Imagine that! In the process of making... Read more
Trailer Upgrades, Tie Downs and Safety!
SAFELY SECURE YOUR GEAR Flashback product review for the trailer in all of us — it’s that time of year for towing and hauling.     Many of us transport our rigs to and from trails and off-road events. Whether its via an open deck trailer, an enclosed trailer,... Read more
What You Should Know About Your Mechanic/Off-Road Shop…
DIY — IS IT WORTH THE TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS? Have you ever asked yourself “Who do these guys think they are?”. Why do they think they can charge you $95 an hour or even more!? I mean it’s not like they are attorneys or doctors! They aren’t working towards... Read more
Quick Security For Your Jeep!
Security for your Glove Box, Brought to you by Tuffy… Do you have a soft top on your Jeep? Do you worry about keeping things safe when you’re away from your rig? Well, this plastic box isn’t going to keep anything safe! Tuffy Security Products has a bunch of... Read more
Replacing Your Exhaust Manifold/Header on a TJ/LJ
CHALLENGING BUT NOT DIFFICULT MANIFOLD SWAP Are you tired of your Jeep making that horrible ticking sound? Do you have an exhaust leak? Sometimes the “ticking” will start out loud when the engine is first started and will get quiet as it heats up, basically sealing the small leaks.... Read more
Don’t Fear the Darkness — Quake LED Headlights
LED Darkness Absorbers Lights do not emit light, they absorb the dark.  Electronics work on the “Smoke” theory that if they let their smoke out, they stop working.  Lights then work on the theory that they absorb the darkness.  When they have absorbed all that they are able to,... Read more
QUICK TIP:  How to Air Down Tires While On the Trail
Airing down tires before hitting the trail is one of those rituals that we all endure, but don’t necessarily enjoy. Whether we are about to hit rocks, mud, sand or just bumpy dirt roads, airing down improves your tire’s traction and footprint; gives your kidneys a break with a... Read more