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Unread 04-18-2013, 07:19 PM   #21841
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Exhaust work isn't cheap, especially not the labor. And making a y-pipe is a decent bit of work / time.

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Unread 04-18-2013, 07:25 PM   #21842
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Filled it up with gas and a bottle of Lucas Fuel System Treatment.
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Unread 04-18-2013, 08:41 PM   #21843
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degreased the enginebay, pulled out the bent bumper supports, and washed it for the first since I've owned it.

yesterday I picked it up and added 3 quarts of engine oil and 3 quarts of ATF.
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Unread 04-18-2013, 08:49 PM   #21844
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Anyone know where a red colored dust can come from inside the engine bay?

Its infront of the distributor and in the center somewhere
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Unread 04-18-2013, 08:55 PM   #21845
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Anyone know where a red colored dust can come from inside the engine bay?

Its infront of the distributor and in the center somewhere
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Unread 04-18-2013, 09:16 PM   #21846
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Anyone know where a red colored dust can come from inside the engine bay?

Its infront of the distributor and in the center somewhere
Fire up the air compressor and blow it all off. It will be back.
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Unread 04-18-2013, 10:49 PM   #21847
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So its just nothing then? Not no blown gasket spewin gremlin dust? Haha
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Unread 04-18-2013, 11:23 PM   #21848
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Both my ZJs have had it. Why, I don't know. The one with less miles had a lot of it.
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Unread 04-19-2013, 01:12 AM   #21849
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Anyone know where a red colored dust can come from inside the engine bay?

Its infront of the distributor and in the center somewhere
AC compressor is burning up.
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Unread 04-19-2013, 06:56 AM   #21850
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Ya im soon to hit 106k on a 5.2

And the PO replaced the AC compressor waterpump and alternator at like 85k all new too not remans
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Unread 04-19-2013, 07:19 AM   #21851
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Mine is covered in yellow dust.....its called pollen
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Unread 04-19-2013, 09:45 AM   #21852
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Mine is covered in yellow dust.....its called pollen
Mine too. I hate that stuff.

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Unread 04-19-2013, 02:14 PM   #21853
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Order my rubicon express adj. rear track bar $65 shipped!
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Unread 04-19-2013, 03:15 PM   #21854
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RE 1600 got here today!
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Unread 04-19-2013, 03:26 PM   #21855
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Renewed registration. She's good for another year
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