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Unread 06-11-2013, 10:15 PM   #31
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Hope ya get it working. Keep us updated.

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Unread 06-11-2013, 11:35 PM   #32
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I found this in the TJ section. The one on the right is from auto zone like I have. I will not activate the light.
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Unread 06-12-2013, 02:00 PM   #33
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What did you use to finally seat the seals properly?
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Unread 06-12-2013, 02:22 PM   #34
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Just curious as to why do the switch at all? I did a TJ shaft (with full circle clips) about a month ago and no problems with my 4X4 light on the dash just using the old Vacuum housing - I suppose if the vacuum motor ever fails I will look into doing this upgrade...

And I managed to not kill my Napa seal on the first try, only because I bought two. :-)
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Unread 06-12-2013, 02:46 PM   #35
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Any hints on how to seat these seals.
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Unread 06-12-2013, 02:53 PM   #36
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I used a large socket that was just a tad smaller than the OD of the seal and tapped it in with a hammer. I don't remember the exact size socket.

Haven't damaged a seal using this method and I've done a few.
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Unread 06-12-2013, 03:17 PM   #37
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I used a large socket that was just a tad smaller than the OD of the seal and tapped it in with a hammer. I don't remember the exact size socket.

Haven't damaged a seal using this method and I've done a few.
This is exactly how I did mine (I also replaced the drivers side seal while I had it all apart). Just use little taps and it will start to go in crooked- tap on the opposite side to drive it in as straight as you can.

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Unread 06-12-2013, 05:29 PM   #38
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I found this in the TJ section. The one on the right is from auto zone like I have. I will not activate the light.
This explains my problem. I had one working originally then a tree broke the connection on top. Ordered a dorman one, now it doesn't work and I can't feel it hit the ball like I could with the other one I had. I don't remember where I bought the original tho, I ordered the dorman one off eBay cuz it was cheap. Looks like I need to go grab one that's a diff brand.
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Unread 06-12-2013, 05:55 PM   #39
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Just ordered one made by crown, hopefully it works better than the Dorman one.
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Unread 06-12-2013, 06:32 PM   #40
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Do you have a part number from crown? If so, would you mind adding it to the write up?

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Unread 06-12-2013, 06:46 PM   #41
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Sure do, part number is J8134473. Ill check back after I receive it and try it out. Pretty sure it's the same one I orinally had tho.
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Unread 06-16-2013, 01:32 PM   #42
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Sure do, part number is J8134473. Ill check back after I receive it and try it out. Pretty sure it's the same one I orinally had tho.
Did this switch work?
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Unread 06-16-2013, 02:37 PM   #43
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Still waiting on it to get here. Ill let u no in the next few days.
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Unread 06-16-2013, 08:35 PM   #44
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Cool I'm waiting to order one
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Unread 06-17-2013, 05:53 AM   #45
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Cool I'm waiting to order one
Alright ill let ya no, I'm taking the jeep for inspection on Tuesday so I might not get around to it until Wednesday.
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