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Longer Unlimited - 2005 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Posted in Project Vehicles on July 1, 2010
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Hard Facts
Owner: Nate Olsen
Hometown: Provo, UT
Wheeling Experience: 10 years
Favorite Wheeling Spot: Moab, UT
Vehicle: '05 Wrangler Unlimited
Engine: 5.7L Hemi
Transmission: 5-45RFE five-speed automatic
Transfer Case: NP231
Front Suspension: Modified Teraflex three-link with 16-inch-travel Race Runner coilovers
Rear Suspension: Modified Teraflex triangulated four-link with coil springs
Axles: Tera CRD Dana 60 (front and rear)
Ring and Pinion: 4.88
Differentials: ARB Air Locker (front), Teraflex T-Locker (rear)

Wheels: 17x10 Incubus
Tires: 40x13.50R17 Goodyear MT/R Kevlar
Typical Fuel Economy: 16mpg
Other Stuff: T-case upgraded with six-pinion planetary, wide chain, and 32-spline output shaft, relocated stock fuel tank, high-clearance front fenders, rear suspension stretched 4.5 inches, front suspension stretched 3 inches, relocated steering box, flat T-case skidplate
Estimated Value: $40,000
Favorite Mod: Hemi conversion and coilovers
Least Favorite Mod: Goodyear tires
If I Built It Again: Remove the fenders, go with 42-inch tires, and full-hydro steering setup

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