Born and raised in Puerto Rico. Currently residing in Orlando, FL.
Occupation: Army Retired/Federal Government Employee
Years off-Roading: A lot of off-roading during my 20 years in the military, but after 2 back surgeries and a shoulder reconstructive surgery no more off-raoding for me.
Favorite Off-Road Trail: Now any smooth and flat surface.
First off-road Vehicle: 1985 Suzuki
Current Off-Road Jeep: 1988 Jeep Wrangler
Build Specs of Current Jeep: A Chevy 350 Eng, 4″ Lift Kit from Superlift, 15×10 Ultra 50 Polished wheels, 32×11.50 Radial Mud-Terrain BF Goodrich tires, Stainless Steel
Rugged Ridge front bumper and step bars, lots of stainless steel accesories, a Rugged Ridge Replacement Carpet kit and more.
Who Installed the parts: All stainless steel parts, Carpet kit and other minor parts installed by me. Engine done by Aviles Auto Repair in Kissimmee FL. Since I bought the Jeep in Germany 12 years ago while in the military many parts have been installed by different people.
What was the deciding factor in parts chosen: Besides the great service and reputation of 4WD Hardware; the price and quality of the parts is what made me decide.
What else would you like to add to your Jeep: Well, right now a lot of miles to the Chevy 350 Eng in it.