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Unread 07-02-2012, 05:43 PM   #13321
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This afternoon I finished installing my fender, the front lights, grill, and the slightly modified bumper (post bracket reattachment). It's almost ready for inspection!

Anybody have tips on ABS light diagnostics?...
Hmmm, paint...

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Unread 07-02-2012, 05:51 PM   #13322
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Decided to race a guy in his dodge magnum, guess who won? Not me. Hahaha ZJ's are pretty fast, but not faster than a magnum with a Hemi. Hahah
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Unread 07-02-2012, 06:35 PM   #13323
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This afternoon I finished installing my fender, the front lights, grill, and the slightly modified bumper (post bracket reattachment). It's almost ready for inspection!

Anybody have tips on ABS light diagnostics?...
Hmmm, paint...
How bad was the original fender?? Take a look at the tone rings at each wheel and make sure they are intact and the sensors are still in place and connected.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 07:27 PM   #13324
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How bad was the original fender?? Take a look at the tone rings at each wheel and make sure they are intact and the sensors are still in place and connected.
Its a Jy axel that I built the tone rings are great, although I used the original sensors. It was T-boned in the front axel here's the original when I picked it up from the auction. http://imgur.com/a/vQiby. I need to change the passenger sensor tomorrow I have two for the JY axel.

There's a black fender at the pull apart but it's been too hot to get it lately. That ones from my other truck.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 07:52 PM   #13325
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Might be this. Ipulled one from a zj to fix before I pulled mine out and sure enough the motor contacts on the board were crap
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Unread 07-02-2012, 07:56 PM   #13326
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Finished painting all my bumpers and side cladding, then installed a Westin Safari bar yesterday. Today I put my Hella lights on the bar and also put new tires on. Too dark for the picture from today.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 08:11 PM   #13327
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Not today, but just now at 10pm driving home, heard "metal on metal" coming from the rear... So pulled off got out and saw my diff steadily dropping fluid... Rushed to home, then to autozone leaving the jeep bleading picked up some RTV, and gear oil.. And busted an rear diff change lol while at it going to do front, TC and tranny... If not one thing it's another



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Got it stuck. It's still stuck. It's so stuck I could call insurance and say it was stolen and no one would ever know. It's so stuck I don't know anyone with a capable enough 4x4 to even to to where I got stuck to winch or yank me out.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 08:15 PM   #13328
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Might be this. Ipulled one from a zj to fix before I pulled mine out and sure enough the motor contacts on the board were crap
I'm going to change the hall sensor tomorrow and then try that... This is probably the issue with my 4.0 though, I get an intermittent ABS light in it, at low speed when turning into a parking lot. Restart clears it every time.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 08:52 PM   #13329
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well that settles it. i was looking for a black grille from a limited at the JY now i will be sure to grab the next one i see
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Unread 07-02-2012, 09:20 PM   #13330
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Picked my black grille up today for $5, from the same guy I got the lights from yesterday!
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Unread 07-02-2012, 09:31 PM   #13331
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Not today, but just now at 10pm driving home, heard "metal on metal" coming from the rear... So pulled off got out and saw my diff steadily dropping fluid... Rushed to home, then to autozone leaving the jeep bleading picked up some RTV, and gear oil.. And busted an rear diff change lol while at it going to do front, TC and tranny... If not one thing it's another



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My favorite part about the D44A is the lack of a gasket for it. I used a gasket on my D30 when I did the gear oil and was pissed to find out there isn't a gasket for the rear. Red silicone it was. The next time I open it up will be for a lunchbox locker. I hate scraping all that crap off just to put it right back on.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 09:33 PM   #13332
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Looked at it sitting in the garage, all sad and disassembled. Gotta start cleaning it up a bit tomorrow for the reassembly at the end of the week.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 10:37 PM   #13333
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Washed the trail dirt off today and vacuumed out the dog hair. Beat her up one day and treat her like a princess the next lol
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Unread 07-03-2012, 06:25 AM   #13334
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Yesterday I rotated my DuraTracs.

I bought them in October of last year and I've 11k miles on them so far and there is 15/32 of tread remaining still!!!

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Unread 07-03-2012, 06:32 AM   #13335
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Any 96-98 guys need a RF window/door lock switch module thingy? Salvage yard gave me the wrong one and they don't want it back haha.
I think that would work for me?? My locking mechanism will sometimes lock and unlock.

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