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First Time Stuck!!

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by CJH9980, Dec 20, 2009.

  1. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    CJH9980

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    I was with my girlfriend this afternoon, checking a pipeline that runs through the back half of some land we just bought. I went through the first 1/4 mile of it in 4 Hi with no hangups, then the mud got really deep so I put in in 4 lo w/ ATRAC. All was well until I tried to turn around, at which point I got stuck!

    I tried the locker, with no success. I tried a hand-winch to a tree, which was an epic fail. What finally worked was putting a plank on the ground, using the crappy factory jack to jack up each tire then put a plank underneath.

    I know, I know...i'm a noob! flame on...

    btw...i blame the rugged fails! Cooper STT's will be replacing them this week.

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  2. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    Untamed_SS

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    :woot: :D I wish I could unstick myself. :(
     
  3. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:03 PM
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    CJH9980

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    Wow, you're in haughton...i could have called you for a pull-out! This happened in waskom!
     
  4. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    SlurpeeBlueMetallic

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    mmm. Louisiana mud. I've been stuck in that before!


    Better tires would have helped tremendously.
     
  5. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    Now I see why everyone on here calls them "rugged fails":eek:
     
  6. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    Yeah the stock tires are garbage!!

    Get some MT's and have at it again!
     
  7. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Roger that...i'm ordering some cooper STT's tomorrow!
     
  8. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    Yeah, I seriously doubt that would have happened if you had some tires that cleaned themselves better.
     
  9. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    You ain't wheeling till u get stuck
     
  10. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    rugged fails fail again :(
     
  11. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    Yup, that shitty down south red clay. I got stuck wicked bad over on Barksdale once man. Doing the same thing, turning around. new tires for sure.
     
  12. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:12 PM
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    red clay sucks!!!!!! I wish I had a better picture of that night.....
     
  13. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:12 PM
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    Don't fret man, it happens to us all! Better tires will definitely help though!
     
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    Red clay is good for one thing... it lets you know if you have good M/Ts or not! :D
     
  15. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    Thanks for the comments guys. Ya'lls advice will definitely help me justifying the cost of the M/Ts! :D
     
  16. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    Stupid Rugged Fails...That definetly wouldn't have happened if the STT's woulda been on there :)
     
  17. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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    want a set of rugged fails uber cheap?? lol
     
  18. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    You will be very happy!
     
  19. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:20 PM
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    Yessir, i'm inclined to believe u!
     
  20. Dec 20, 2009 at 7:21 PM
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    hahaha very good point... or in my case ATs/ my Toyos have gotten me out of some serious stuff
     
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