John Stewart

Turning a Wounded Officer’s JK Wrangler Into an Off-Road Beast

Over $25,000 in mods made Officer Chris Dorman’s Jeep a world-class crawler

MALVERN, Pa. (August 10, 2016) – While ExtremeTerrain completes various Jeep builds throughout the year, their most recent one stands out above the rest as it celebrates a local hero. Officer Chris Dorman of the Folcroft Police Department is a diehard Jeeper and spends the majority of his time out of uniform working on and driving his JK Wrangler. After being injured in the line of duty, ExtremeTerrain joined forces with the Southern Delaware Jeep Club (Officer Dorman’s Jeep Club) and surprised him by modding his JK Wrangler with over $25,000 in parts.

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ExtremeTerrain’s Jeep Wrangler JK Build

ExtremeTerrain’s Kevin Tetz hosts this video, which features the installation of five body armor upgrades, including a front bumper, winch, rear bumper, rock sliders, and fender flares. Not only does he share some information on the specific product, but he also describes why they are important. This informative video is a must watch for anyone considering an armor upgrade to their JK!  Build Highlights:o Barricade Trail Force HD Bumper o Barricade 9500lb Winch w/ Synthetic Rope o Barricade Trail Force HD Rear Bumper w/ Tire Carrier o Barricade Rock Sliders o Lund Fender Flares

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Giveaway: Mammoth Jeep Upgrade Giveaway

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ExtremeTerrain has partnered with Mammoth 4x4 for our next big giveaway!

ExtremeTerrain and Mammoth 4x4 are very excited to work together to give one lucky winner a complete Jeep upgrade. The winner can be either a Jeep TJ or Jeep JK owner and will receive a lift kit and a wheel and tire kit including control arms and lug nuts; everything you need to upgrade your Wrangler. In total that is around $2,500 in parts! In order to enter, participants should fill out the entry form on ExtremeTerrain.com. Contest ends October 31, 2014.

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Steering - bump steer after a lift

The 4x4Wire JK recently underwent a slight transformation - from stock to gears, lockers, and lift. That change included new (larger) tires. But, that change did not include replacing the steering damper. Extended road driving pointed out the need to upgrade the steering damper in order to reduce vibration caused by the larger tires on certain sections of road.

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Steering update

After driving around with the "heavy-duty" damper (or stabilizer), it is slightly better than stock. However, road sections with... Read More
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Steering update

After completing about a 1000 mile trip on California freeways and secondary roads in varying degrees of disrepair, I find the hea... Read More
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Synergy Suspension Jeep JK Hig...

The Synergy Suspension (http://synergysuspension.com) Jeep JK steering correction kit is now installed. The kit does provide a si... Read More
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