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Old June 8th, 2007, 12:02 AM   #1
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Tonights Lesson: If you accidentally start your truck while in gear....

.... and its strapped to the trailer...

... and its in 110:1 low range with the hubs locked....

...It'll do a sweet slow-motion 4 wheel burnout on the trailer.




At least until it hooked a strap and wound itself up
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Old June 8th, 2007, 12:05 AM   #2
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Old June 8th, 2007, 12:06 AM   #3
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Old June 8th, 2007, 12:08 AM   #4
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Old June 8th, 2007, 12:12 AM   #5
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Buddy of mine had just put a new motor in his 5sp mustang and had disconnected the nss. Started it in first from outside the car and watched it take out the back wall of his dads garage.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 07:08 AM   #6
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Buddy of mine had just put a new motor in his 5sp mustang and had disconnected the nss. Started it in first from outside the car and watched it take out the back wall of his dads garage.
Yeah, I ran myself over with my CJ5, which drove through half my garage before it stalled.


I was trying to hit the On position and went one click too far.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 07:15 AM   #7
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Old June 8th, 2007, 08:26 AM   #8
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Good thing it was strapped down and didnt run you over.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 08:31 AM   #9
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Did it get to wheel hopping ?
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Old June 8th, 2007, 08:43 AM   #10
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why were you starting it up while it was tied down?
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Old June 8th, 2007, 08:53 AM   #11
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And that's the #1 reason to modify your Jeep to not run
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Old June 8th, 2007, 08:59 AM   #12
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Old June 8th, 2007, 09:33 AM   #13
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glad you did not get hurt.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 09:45 AM   #14
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what??? NO VIDEO?!?!?!?!?!?!

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Old June 8th, 2007, 09:46 AM   #15
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... Started it in first from outside the car and watched it take out the back wall of his dads garage.
Did the same thing only with my CJ5 and my garage.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 10:07 AM   #16
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Old June 8th, 2007, 10:09 AM   #17
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i started a truck once with a swe driver and it when acossed the road hahaha it was fun it had a wooden bumer to so it was a complate pos before
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Old June 8th, 2007, 10:32 AM   #18
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Did it get to wheel hopping ?
Yeah, sounded like a pack of angry sea lions.


I finished loading it, and was debating taking off the doors, I wanted to see if the door-ajar buzzer would go off when in the run position, the way it does in the off position. I went 1 step too far.
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Old June 8th, 2007, 10:33 AM   #19
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And that's the #1 reason to modify your Jeep to not run
Thats how I did it the first time with my CJ-5. It sat for 1.5 years with no driveshafts, so if I was working on the motor, I could reach in and start it.

One day I forgot that I had just put in the driveshafts...... well, there's a swamper track 3 ft up my garage wall now..
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Old June 8th, 2007, 10:39 AM   #20
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At least now you know that your straps will hold it in place.:tonka:
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