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Got Trucks, Got Jeeps (VOL. 1) – Catch Can R&D Part 1: The 3.8L Stock System

Do you know the origin of the term Jeep? Some say that during WWII, these vehicles were referred to as General Purpose vehicles, and soldiers began slurring the acronym, G.P., into Jeep, hence its name today (there’s a similar story behind the term Humvee). Others say that the name was derived from the popular cartoon character, Eugene the Jeep, from … Continue Reading ››

Building Your Passion: Jeep Wrangler Camouflage and Matte Olive-Drab Silicone Radiator Hoses

The Mishimoto Camo and Matte Olive-Drab Jeep Wrangler radiator hose pre-sale is now live!

1997 - 2006 Jeep Wrangler 6-Cylinder Radiator Hose Pre-sale Sale Price: $102.95 MSRP: $185.00 2007 - 2011 Jeep Wrangler 6-Cylinder Radiator Hose Pre-sale Sale Price: $110.95 MSRP: $200.00

When the designers at Chrysler were creating the Jeep … Continue Reading ››

Improve The Cooling of Your Wrangler, Part 3: Testing Results and Final Prototype

Interested in purchasing our YJ/TJ electric fan setup? Check out more details on our product page linked below.

Mishimoto Jeep Wrangler YJ and TJ Performance Fan Shroud Kit

Quite the project this Jeep TJ electric fan shroud kit has been! We’ve gone through a few design iterations and conducted some pretty cool testing to ensure that our product will … Continue Reading ››

Improve The Cooling Of Your Wrangler, Part 2: Prototype Fitment and Testing

Interested in purchasing our YJ/TJ electric fan setup? Check out more details on our product page linked below.

Mishimoto Jeep Wrangler YJ and TJ Performance Fan Shroud Kit

Wrangler test vehicles in shop
Wrangler test vehicles in shop
Now that we had our initial shroud prototype prepared for testing, we … Continue Reading ››

Improve The Cooling Of Your Wrangler, Part 1: Fabrication Work

Interested in purchasing our YJ/TJ electric fan setup? Check out more details on our product page linked below.

Mishimoto Jeep Wrangler YJ and TJ Performance Fan Shroud Kit

Jeep YJ in Mishimoto shop
Jeep YJ in Mishimoto shop
Project Intro After a few successful electric fan conversion projects, we chose yet … Continue Reading ››