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Unread 03-10-2012, 02:24 PM   #916
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Haha I love my VIC - 7,000 miles till next service? Well, if you insist...
HAHAHA exactly!

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Unread 03-10-2012, 04:50 PM   #917
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When something breaks/stops working and you know exactly what is wrong and how to fix it.
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Unread 03-10-2012, 05:17 PM   #918
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When something breaks/stops working and you know exactly what is wrong and how to fix it.
Haha. Yep
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Unread 03-10-2012, 05:44 PM   #919
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When all the cast/metal parts on the underside look like they've been on the ocean floor and you keep expecting to see barnacles growing on them. But when people look at the topside they say, "It looks like it's in really good condition!".
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Unread 03-10-2012, 06:36 PM   #920
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When all the cast/metal parts on the underside look like they've been on the ocean floor and you keep expecting to see barnacles growing on them. But when people look at the topside they say, "It looks like it's in really good condition!".
Haha, we worked on todd4198's ZJ yesterday. I thought for sure the knuckles were covered an algae.
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Unread 03-10-2012, 07:08 PM   #921
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When you have to constantly reset your VIC after already replacing it once
Mine didn't work at all after I bought my Jeep, so I grabbed a JY unit, lo and behold it worked. 2 days later I got a coolant sensor warning, replaced sensor, no fix. Discovered common issue with sensor warning.
Broke transfer case, replaced transfer case. For a week no coolant sensor warning.....WTF?
Just went I started to get used to no warning. beep beep beep.......aaaaaaarrrrgggghhhhhh!!
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Unread 03-10-2012, 07:42 PM   #922
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This may be a duplicate, but when something starts working as it should and you assume that means something wrong. Mine shifted out of overdrive for once when I was trying to pass someone, and the first thing I did was check my ATF.
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Unread 03-11-2012, 08:57 AM   #923
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This may be a duplicate, but when something starts working as it should and you assume that means something wrong. Mine shifted out of overdrive for once when I was trying to pass someone, and the first thing I did was check my ATF.
yea, if my check engine light does not come on while driving I feel as of something is wrong
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Unread 03-11-2012, 10:10 AM   #924
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I think the check engine light is actually the "All is Okay" light.
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Unread 03-11-2012, 10:26 AM   #925
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When your in Mexico see another zj's and wonder what problems they have with theres
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Unread 03-11-2012, 10:44 AM   #926
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I think the check engine light is actually the "All is Okay" light.
Yeah my cousin was driving mine the other day. At wide open when it hit about 70 he looked and said I think I fu**** it up. I was like what's wrong, check engine light came on. I said its alright it's a jeep nothing's wrong with it
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Unread 03-11-2012, 11:13 AM   #927
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When you find a piece of black electrical tape blends right in when covering up the abs idiot light which always stares you in the face.

Finally replaced the left rear abs wheel speed sensor but the tape worked great for months on end.
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Unread 03-11-2012, 11:42 AM   #928
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when your headlight is being held at the desired angle by a zip tie
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Unread 03-11-2012, 11:48 AM   #929
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......when you drop the rear upper control arm nut into the frame for the 2nd time after you say to yourself maybe I should put some electrical tape in the socket
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Unread 03-11-2012, 11:49 AM   #930
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when your headlight is being held at the desired angle by a zip tie
I use a empty folded pack of smokes
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