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post #47581 of 72029 Old 08-19-2013, 11:53 PM
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Pretty sure you went from 37s to 31s not too long ago ;-)
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post #47582 of 72029 Old 08-19-2013, 11:57 PM
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Lmfao, but I have NEVER down sized tires

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Yeah you did.. Remember the tiny tires
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post #47583 of 72029 Old 08-19-2013, 11:59 PM
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Pretty sure you went from 37s to 31s not too long ago ;-)
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Yeah you did.. Remember the tiny tires
Those don't count they where only temp roller tires I think they where on for maybe 1.5 days till my toyos came in haha, and besides they where 305/70-16 (33-12.50s)


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post #47584 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 12:01 AM
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Those don't count they where only temp roller tires I think they where on for maybe 1.5 days till my toyos came in haha, and besides they where 305/70-16 (33-12.50s)

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And how much lift are you running?
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post #47585 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 12:03 AM
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And how much lift are you running?
Then 4 Ish, now close to 6!

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post #47586 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 12:18 AM
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Then 4 Ish, now close to 6!

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Gahh dayumm looks like my jeep will look funky with cloaks.. Lol
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post #47587 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 06:44 AM
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I picked up some TSL super swampers for my GFs cherokee


5 of these things is a tight fit

What my jeep would look like with a little stretch

And where they shall stay till she gets rims


Then I got some more work done on my half hard top project


I just have to figure out how to put the two pieces together. I think Ill continue this project when its gets cold enough for long sleeves though. My arms got insanely itchy from all the fiberglass

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I'm glad you yabba dabba did that.
Lol well played sir... Well played!
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post #47589 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 03:38 PM
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so much bedliner, my hands look i've been working at a butcher all day why did I choose red and black?
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post #47590 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 04:19 PM
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Ive been hunting down this random loss of power i get time to time with my jeep. I couldnt recreate the problem up until today.

I realized that when the heat is on and it get hot i side the cab, the jeep wants to stall at random. It hesitates, drops rpms then regains itself. Once i switched it to cold, then off, it started to smooth out.

My first assumpution is the ecm getting heat soaked, but i always jump to the worst case. Any other ideas i can look into ?

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round 2, gallon 2 went in today, 2 coats in the rear, 4 in the front.





ooo cageeee
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post #47592 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 06:19 PM
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round 2, gallon 2 went in today, 2 coats in the rear, 4 in the front.





ooo cageeee
What color is that? looks Great

Waiting on my Rough Country lift to sag!
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Ive been hunting down this random loss of power i get time to time with my jeep. I couldnt recreate the problem up until today.

I realized that when the heat is on and it get hot i side the cab, the jeep wants to stall at random. It hesitates, drops rpms then regains itself. Once i switched it to cold, then off, it started to smooth out.

My first assumpution is the ecm getting heat soaked, but i always jump to the worst case. Any other ideas i can look into ?
Does it have ac? Mine did the same thing, and for whatever odd reason it was the compressor clutch stalling it out.

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I picked up some TSL super swampers for my GFs cherokee


5 of these things is a tight fit

What my jeep would look like with a little stretch

And where they shall stay till she gets rims


Then I got some more work done on my half hard top project


I just have to figure out how to put the two pieces together. I think Ill continue this project when its gets cold enough for long sleeves though. My arms got insanely itchy from all the fiberglass
That looks like a cool proj. What are you planning on plugging the lower back side under the rear window to the tub bottom?
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post #47595 of 72029 Old 08-20-2013, 07:35 PM
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First post in this thread in ages because its been running well and just gets used every day to take my unruly hound for his afternoon ride every day. Don't ask - it's a hound thing. But this is worth sharing on several levels....

Short history: 4.2L with Carter carb rebuilt and tuned to the Nutter about two years ago. Last year a little increase in pinging under load so a little timing adjust.

Two days ago starting to get misfire and stumbling after about 30 minutes driving. Yesterday big misfire and stumbling after the same ride. Wasn't sure if I'd make it the last 1/4 mile home.

Found one problem that didn't fit the symptoms. Electric choke sticks where ever it is placed. Not a big factor because its is HOT here and it happened to be stuck open.

On to the spark plugs. Oh boy! The engine uses oil, so I figured (correctly) that they were fouled and due for a change. But wait! The plugs in the motor were some Champions with the tapered seats. And three were loose. I went and bought some proper Autolites and proceeded to clean the plug pockets of all the spooge that had blown by the threads of the loose plugs before pulling them all. (Spam alert: one of the Harbor Freight air/fluid eductor type spray wands has proven indispensable in cleaning all types of stuff using mineral spririts as solvent).

Gapped and installed the proper plugs and took the hound for a test ride. Back to the smooth running I had before.

Now all that's left is dealing with the sticky choke. And I just happen to have a manual choke cable kit laying around. Plus a Motorcraft 2150. Plus a Weber DGEC 34 with mechanical secondaries. So I gots choices.
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