Perhaps you’ve read my blog about the audio in my Jeep. Perhaps you’re new to my blog. Either way, I was deeply dissatisfied with the UConnect system that came from the factory. So much so, that I decided to put new speakers and head unit in. You can read all about that here. That upgrade […]Read more "A Jeep Audio Tale (part 2)"
…. and I survived. Why would I travel that far in a Jeep? That is the greatest question of the ages. The answer is that I have worked for Apple for 14 years. I was presented with an amazing opportunity to work on a temporary assignment in Cupertino, California. I jumped at the chance to […]Read more "I Drove 3400 Miles In My Jeep"
This week was a busy week for my Jeep and I. We spent a ton of time together. The top and doors were completely off. We went a short trail ride. We attempted some wrenching but not with any success (but I’ll fix that soon enough). We had one of the biggest club events at […]Read more "Happy Birthday"
I have been waiting for a while to hang out with other local Jeepers. I see a ton of Jeeps almost everyday as I pass them on the highway or parked in a lot. I see them parked in the lot outside at work. I always want to know who owns that Jeep and would […]Read more "Gotta Start Somewhere"
This winter has been rather brutal. Not so much with the large snow falls or the cold, but rather the fact that I haven’t really been able to get out and go off-roading. All summer and into the fall, the top was down almost daily. The doors came off regularly and I enjoyed that wide-open […]Read more "Playing in the Snow (and beyond)"
We are very deep into winter. Snow and wind today is a brutal reminder that winter isn’t through with us here in the northeast. As I wrote before, this Jeep is amazing in the snow. The wind however is noisy and powerful on my non-aerodynamic piece of machinery. The soft top is louder than normal […]Read more "I’m Ready for Spring and New Shoes"
Well, it happened today. I hit 9,000 miles on my Jeep. And you know what: I STILL LOVE MY JKU! I have had it for almost 6 months and I wanted to take a moment and reflect on my time with it. Hit on the highlights and a couple of concerns. I have taken two […]Read more "A Milestone of Sorts"