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New Product: BOLT Jeep JK Hood Lock

BOLT Jeep JK Hood Lock

We are excited to check out this new BOLT hood lock at SEMA next month. Keying the lock to the ignition key is a great idea to avoid having additional keys, adding no additional clutter on your keychain. We've seen some Freek's keychains and you'd think that they were medieval dungeon masters. Check out the release on the new lock: MILWAUKEE - … [Read more...]

Dual USB Power Port Retrofit

USB Dual Power Port

Being able to charge electronic devices in our 2005 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has always been a pain, requiring a USB adaptor in the power port for charging cables. Often, when we would need to charge something, the adaptor had apparently been hidden by gremlins. The time had come to fix this situation. We found this dual USB power port on eBay. … [Read more...]

Jeep Renegade Test Session – Exclusive Photos

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Thanks to JPFreek Kyle Kelly,  we are able to share these photos of testing, photographing and filming a new 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk at the Silver Lake Sand Dunes in Michigan recently. There was quite an entourage following the new little Jeep around, including a helicopter for arial shots. As a Trailhawk model, it was powered by the … [Read more...]

Bantam TC3 Trailer – Barn Find of the Week

Bantam TC3 Jeep Trailer

JPFreek contributing editor Mike Muller was sitting in a parking lot with his LJ hooked to his Canadian m101 trailer when a guy walked up to ask if he would be interested in another "old Jeep trailer." The gentleman had it forever and just needed to get rid of it, so they talked for a minute and the guy threw out an insanely low price. Everyone … [Read more...]

Was This Willys The Hottest Jeep At SEMA?

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While SEMA was filled with loud and over the top Jeeps, there was one in particular that stood silently outside and definitely caught our attention. An orange Willys CJ-2A instantly caught our attention as we walked past it towards the main convention hall. At first glance and we knew we had to stop and check it out. While we didn't know anything … [Read more...]

OR-Fab Full-Loop Rock Doors for Wrangler JKs

OR-Fab Full-Loop Rock Doors for '14 Wrangler JKs

Check out the OR-Fab Rock Doors for Jeep Wrangler JKs. Allowing drivers and passengers an easy way to look outside of the Jeep and spot obstacles or trail obstructions, the full-loop construction Rock Doors are manufactured from 1 1/4", 0.095 thick steel tubing. Nylon safety pads, a zippered carry pouch, and adjustable hinges and latches come … [Read more...]

M.O.R.E. ARB Air Compressor Mounting Bracket

MORE ARB Air Compressor Bracket

A product that caught our attention at SEMA this year was the M.O.R.E. ARB Air Compressor Mounting Bracket. Designed as a convenient under hood mourning for ARB CKMTA12 Twin Motor/Dual Cylinder On-Board Air Compressors, the M.O.R.E. bracket even has mounting holes for the ARB manifold tank. The bracket was designed to be used in conjunction with … [Read more...]