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Unread 10-05-2013, 02:27 AM   #8731
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When you drive 2 days with the check engine light off for the first time in two years and you still feel like its on.
just put some black tape there

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Unread 10-05-2013, 02:31 AM   #8732
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just put some black tape there
It's no longer need lol the light is off I just can't believe it
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Unread 10-05-2013, 03:20 AM   #8733
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It's no longer need lol the light is off I just can't believe it
i know but the black tape will be like a nicotine patch

slowly move it out over a little once a day untill you are ok with the light being off

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Unread 10-05-2013, 08:30 AM   #8734
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You know you drive a zj when what should be a simple tune up ends up taking hours
yup. Shortly after I bought my ZJ I was changing the plugs, and the ****ing #4 plug broke off in the head. 3 hours screwing around with PB blaster and easy outs finally got it
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Unread 10-05-2013, 01:45 PM   #8735
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You know you drive a ZJ when you always have fluids dripping but when you check the levels their all topped off .. hmmm...
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Unread 10-05-2013, 01:59 PM   #8736
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You know you drive a ZJ when you always have fluids dripping but when you check the levels their all topped off .. hmmm...
you know you drive a ZJ when almost everything that CAN be leaking, is.
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Unread 10-05-2013, 04:20 PM   #8737
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when you use pictures from your build thread as google chrome background pictures

lol im using 3 different ones from mine
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Unread 10-05-2013, 04:45 PM   #8738
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you know you drive a ZJ when almost everything that CAN be leaking, is.
Even blood!
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Unread 10-05-2013, 09:36 PM   #8739
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You know you drive a zj when what should be a simple tune up ends up taking hours
#1 plug, could not find any 3/8" universal joints among the metric ****ton of tools i have and i know i own at least 1...hundred of the damn things... borrowed one from a neighbor

#6 plug... pull wire loose from plug connector on wire stays connected to plug... had intended on reusing plug wires as they were in good condition... trip to advance to buy a set of wires

the only part of the whole thing to not give me any headache was the cap and rotor
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Unread 10-05-2013, 10:26 PM   #8740
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So I found this on the internets today. Sorta funny. Watch this video, then see the picture. hahaha




I wish we coulda seen the whole thing on the crappy video.

OT: When you put $5 in it in gas, and the needle doesn't move.
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Unread 10-05-2013, 11:07 PM   #8741
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Really 5$ gas lmao whats the point.
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Unread 10-05-2013, 11:31 PM   #8742
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When you put $60 in, expect it to be full, turn it on, and realize you could probably fit another $15.

Ykydazjw- Money comes in, you look at the zj and see the money vanish before your eyes.
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Unread 10-06-2013, 08:53 PM   #8743
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Really 5$ gas lmao whats the point.
Haha its enough to get me to work and back for the next two days till i get paid. Hahaha i live literally 1 mile from work. And no don't tell me to walk, i did that for the past month and it sucks.

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Unread 10-06-2013, 09:37 PM   #8744
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Haha its enough to get me to work and back for the next two days till i get paid. Hahaha i live literally 1 mile from work. And no don't tell me to walk, i did that for the past month and it sucks.

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Hey I can be lazy too. Its getting cold here plus with all the rain it would suck to walk lol. But I live a good 25 ish kilometers from work.
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Unread 10-07-2013, 04:04 AM   #8745
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Hey I can be lazy too. Its getting cold here plus with all the rain it would suck to walk lol. But I live a good 25 ish kilometers from work.
I drive a 40mile trip each day for work
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