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Old 07-16-2011, 07:04 PM
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What's your Jeeps name?

I see plenty of signatures with specs listed, but many people have a name for their jeep listed next to it...

Maybe it's just you crazies who have more than 1 FSJ and cant keep em straight!

Anyway, what's the name of your jeep?

Mine is affectionately referred to by my parents (from across the country), and most of my friends as "The beast" but it's more like "the BEEST!"

When I pulled in for an oil change (yes, i swap my own engines but dont change my own oil) the other week my mechanic remarked "Woah! What a battleship!"

I kinda like that....Battleship, haha.

But we'll stick with "The Beast" or "The Heep"
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:10 PM
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The name Of my J10 is Gasaholic ....due to it's addiction...
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:17 PM
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Its got a few. Most of the time its referred to as "the Jeep", mainly by my family, but other times its "the tank", and sometimes one of my friends will just throw out a random name for it (which I will not say in order to follow the family friendly rules here) because he still can't get his head around how awesome it is
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:31 PM
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:49 PM
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Old 07-16-2011, 08:56 PM
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its always been "tank" to my friends.
it was named that after a offroad trip where my jeep with 30in street tires took more punishment and went more places than a chevy k10 with 36' mudterrains.
and the satisfiying mettalic thud you hear when you hit the sheetmetal
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Old 07-16-2011, 08:56 PM
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I havent named mine yet, but per my wife and my best friend I am thinking of naming it "Butt Ugly".

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Old 07-16-2011, 08:57 PM
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"Whitney", because it's a nice name and is the name of one of the mountains in the Sierra-Nevada mountain range that it has been to the top of. But as all FSJ's, it is often called the ____ piece of ___.
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:04 PM
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:08 PM
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The FSJ is called "Timmy" and the MSJ doesn't have a name . . . Some of the others are named but aren't Jeeps

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Old 07-16-2011, 09:16 PM
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CROM!!!! "THE RIDDLE IN STEEL, What the heck is that thing"!!!
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:18 PM
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I havent named mine yet, but per my wife and my best friend I am thinking of naming it "Butt Ugly".

Jim

That's funny! My wife thinks the same of mine!

Jeff
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Old 07-16-2011, 10:41 PM
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What's the wager on when "Truck Norris" comes back?.. Oops, I guess I just did...http://www.ifsja.org/forums/vb/showt...ow+fears+truck

My favorite of all time...
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Old 07-16-2011, 10:55 PM
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Old 07-16-2011, 10:58 PM
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82 Red J20 is Ginger because uh shes red. The 90 is named Sindy which is short for Sindy Block. And the 86 is name Roczee...Rhino grill-old ninja turtle villian named Rocksteady-needed to be a girls name=Roczee. The CJ's have yet to be named. Its just the Yellow One, the Green One, and the Grey one.
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Old 07-16-2011, 11:39 PM
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Wife calls my '87 GW the generic "Woody" or "The Heep" and more recently "The Piece C--- In The Front Yard". I refer to it as "DogWood". Dog because the main use is to haul my 5 large dogs around town and the Wood is kinda obvious. I also thought it a play on words being that Dogwood is a tree and recently it seems to rooted to the ground.
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Old 07-16-2011, 11:40 PM
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When my truck was still a Cherokee Chief my dad started calling it Chief Bowels (he kept repeating a line from one of his favorite jokes - "Chief Bowels no move!"). Even though it shed the chief badges with the body swap he is sticking with the name. My wife has always refered to each of the FSJs that I've had as "the ugly jeep". My CJ is named Lizzy.
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Old 07-16-2011, 11:42 PM
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I refer to it as "the wag" but this road trip has made me think of a few more names for it.
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Old 07-16-2011, 11:49 PM
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Old 07-17-2011, 12:13 AM
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I'm on my second Wagoneer now and they've both been christened the same thing by my family and friends. The Shaggin' Wagon.
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