Girls’ Jeep Ride – JPFreek Field Reporter

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We received a fantastic JPFreek Field Reporter submission from Tammy Ruh about an annual event that she created to share her love of Jeeps with a new generation and the way that "her" girls thanked her after this year's trip. This is exactly the kind of thing JPFreek is all about — you don't have to be going out to wheel the hardest trails in some … [Read more...]

CJ Body Tub Replacement – Making the Case

A print ad for a 1980 Jeep CJ (credit: Jeep)

Guest post by Michael Grayen My Jeep body needs extensive rust repair and straightening. Is there an easier way to bring it back to perfection? When it comes to automotive restoration, experts in the field say you'll have better luck and spend the least amount of money when you start by finding the best example of the year and model you're … [Read more...]

Project Trail Force – Win This Jeep

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Our friends at ExtremeTerrain.com and Barricade Off-Road wanted our Freeks to know about the chance to win a new supercharged and fully built Rubicon JKU named Project Trail Force that was unveiled at Bantam this summer. ExtremeTerrain has videos detailing the parts and the build and you can enter to win the Jeep on their contest page: … [Read more...]

Kleinn Air Horns – New All-in-One Air Systems

New On board air systems from Kleinn Automotive Accessories

UPDATE: Kleinn also introduced two new high-pressure air gauge panel systems to monitor the OnboardAir Systems' performance. See the end of the article. These new, easy-to-install air systems from Kleinn Air Horns look to be an interesting option for folks looking to add air to their Jeeps. All OnboardAir™ Systems come plumbed with all required … [Read more...]

URGENT: Jeep UConnect Software Voluntary Safety Recall

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After the recent reports of hackers being able to remotely control some functions of a Jeep Cherokee while driving, Jeep has issued a voluntary safety recall to update the software on the affected vehicles (Cherokees and Grand Cherokees with the 8.4" UConnect touchscreen) to correct the security issue. "Customers may visit … [Read more...]

Old Man Emu BP-51 for lifted JKs

ARB Old Man Emu BP-51 Jeep JK shock

ARB 4x4 Accessories has introduced the Old Man Emu BP-51 High Performance Bypass Shock Absorbers for '06+ JKs with 3.5-4.5" of lift. The OME BP-51 shock absorbers feature revolutionary, patent-pending technology developed by the Old Man Emu engineers to deliver unparalleled on and off road performance. The BP5160021 has been specifically matched … [Read more...]

Field Reporter: Which One is Your Jeep?

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Submitted by JPFreek Field Reporter Kevin Stevens Lying awake at 3:45 A.M. trying to solve the many mysteries of the universe — I had a revelation. Why have I spent thousands of dollars on my Jeep and why have I been left wondering how I can get thousands more for other mods?  My neighbors have cars, vans, trucks and SUV’s and they are not … [Read more...]

Gear You Want for Your Next Jeep Camping Trip

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Guest Post By Matt Sather A Jeep is the ideal vehicle for the weekend camping trip, but with just a few simple additions, you can take your next adventure to another level. No matter if you’re hitting the trail for the weekend or taking the family to the lake for a quick night away, there are a number of accessories on the market that can make … [Read more...]

A Factory Diesel CJ-6 Reborn

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by Marc Bowers The story of finding this Jeep goes back to my ARB days when Mitch Carter, the owner, and I worked together. Jeeps are a popular topic at ARB and one afternoon Mitch mentioned to a coworker he had always wanted a factory diesel CJ, but that they were impossibly rare. I overheard the comment from across the room and told him I … [Read more...]