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post #8281 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 08:52 AM
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Was going to replace rear shocks but changed wires, cap and rotor instead. Made absolutely zero difference to the way the engine starts (it cranks for 2-3 seconds before firing).

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post #8282 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 09:05 AM
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Was going to replace rear shocks but changed wires, cap and rotor instead. Made absolutely zero difference to the way the engine starts (it cranks for 2-3 seconds before firing).
Starter maybe? Mine lagged on starting before I replaced it.

On topic, today I'm going to get off my butt and attempt to order shocks from kolak because after driving to santa Cruz I realized how old and non existent my shocks are. Scary!
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post #8283 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 09:34 AM
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On topic, today I'm going to get off my butt and attempt to order shocks from kolak because after driving to santa Cruz I realized how old and non existent my shocks are. Scary!
The 17 is fun to drive in a car, but scary in an old Jeep!
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post #8284 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 11:17 AM
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Installed Safari snorkel. Clearance issues have made me decide to sell my BushWacker Flares.





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post #8285 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 11:25 AM
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removed my tube steel rear bumper. going to install the original bumper back on. dont know why, just feel like putting it back on.

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post #8286 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 11:55 AM
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Installed my BB, and fixed an oil leak that has been plaguing me.

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it bolted right up, except one bolt but i didn't need it anyway
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post #8287 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 12:28 PM
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did this to her. She doesnt like it when I "tear up" her insides.

trying to find the source of my "dash" lights not working/working when they want. tried a different headlight switch from U PUll It, not it. still have the problem. will try messing with the dash console itself. see if something is making a bad contact or soemthing.

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post #8288 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 01:10 PM
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hmm. i got up and washed the eggs off my jeep. little bastards came back i guess
Want an AK47!
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post #8289 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 01:55 PM
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Starter maybe? Mine lagged on starting before I replaced it
The starter just cranks the engine over, doesn't it? There's no problem there. Now that I've ruled out the distributor, I think it's something to do with the fuel delivery - fuel pump or fuel pressure regulator. Need to buy a fuel pressure tester!
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post #8290 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 02:08 PM
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You realize the post you quoted was from 2 years ago, right?

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post #8291 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 02:46 PM
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You realize the post you quoted was from 2 years ago, right?
I thought so too! hahahaha i remember reading that when i first signed with jeepforum and read this whole thread... lol that made my day that someone else noticed that too!

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post #8292 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 03:56 PM
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Ordered my bilsteins from kolak! Can't wait to have a responsive jeep and not a brick on jello.
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post #8293 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 04:04 PM
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Has someone been able to mod a t-handle shift knob for automatic?
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post #8294 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 04:14 PM
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Has someone been able to mod a t-handle shift knob for automatic?
I put a b&m handle on my factory ta shifter. Not a good plan. You have to make it just right to keep the detent unlocked, and then your detent is unlocked lol. Meaning you bump it while cruising at 60 and it could fall into park. Never installed that shifter. Don't do it.

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post #8295 of 45328 Old 02-16-2012, 04:18 PM
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Came home from work and drooled over it. Just bought it yesterday. Have to wait till Saturday (my day off) to tag it. Blah, I want to go cruisin.

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