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Unread 05-11-2013, 10:11 AM   #451
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Did u have the tow package? Mine does not wondering how hard it would be to install? Would I have to tap into the trans? IV never installed anything like that

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Unread 05-11-2013, 11:28 AM   #452
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I do not have the tow package .. One time I was towing a bunch of crap .. and driving fast in overdrive and my transmission started spaying out fluid from the rubber seal on the pan.. it was spraying all of the exhaust and smoking like crazy ..

So I decided I needed a trans cooler.

Stock.. your trans oil goes to the radiator, is cooled, then returns to the transmission.

When you hook up the trans cooler, you basically cut the return line and put in cooler inline there.

So the new flow of fluid is from the transmission, to the radiator, to the cooler and then back to the transmission.

Because my radiator was damaged, I just bypassed the radiator all together and went strait to the trans cooler and decided to run two trans coolers... so that's where I ended up.


Here is a pic of how you would normal hook it up ... but like I said .. I did a bypass instead.
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Unread 05-11-2013, 12:23 PM   #453
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Ok cool ty
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Unread 05-11-2013, 01:37 PM   #454
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welcome ... if you want any help putting one in let me know
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Unread 05-11-2013, 03:51 PM   #455
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Well sense my brake caliper locked up on me on Hodges today I'll prob be doing it some time after this week
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Unread 05-11-2013, 06:08 PM   #456
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Well sense my brake caliper locked up on me on Hodges today I'll prob be doing it some time after this week
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Unread 05-11-2013, 06:52 PM   #457
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took the jeep out for a test drive for the trans cooler ... dogged on it hard and never got over 210 .. easy money
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Unread 05-12-2013, 06:32 AM   #458
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took the jeep out for a test drive for the trans cooler ... dogged on it hard and never got over 210 .. easy money
Uh dash won't tell you what the tranny temp is. Or did I miss you putting in an aux gauge?
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Unread 05-12-2013, 07:48 AM   #459
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Uh dash won't tell you what the tranny temp is. Or did I miss you putting in an aux gauge?
No didn't get a trans gauge yet ... Went old school hand to the floor, but it was cool. But I was woried about the radiator because I did the bypass .... Was not totally sure how that would effect things. But I think it's cool, and no more leaks ... For now
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Unread 05-12-2013, 11:49 AM   #460
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Did this just for you! Lol
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Unread 05-12-2013, 02:30 PM   #461
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Did this just for you! Lol
Heck yea ... Welcome to doorless you will love it man .... So much better
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Unread 05-12-2013, 04:19 PM   #462
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Ok ok, I might have to pull my doors off now. haha
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Unread 05-12-2013, 05:59 PM   #463
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Ok ok, I might have to pull my doors off now. haha
You really should ....
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Unread 05-12-2013, 08:00 PM   #464
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It really is nice
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Unread 05-12-2013, 08:51 PM   #465
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It really is nice
It's soo much better and way more fun. Kinda lucky we are in fl, I don't even put them on in the winter ... I just got a sweet jacket .... And maybe some cloves if its really cold .. When it's cold ... It's kinda like skiing just in a jeep in fl
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