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Unread 01-20-2014, 04:21 PM   #1
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broke down in ellensburg wa

Can anyone recommend a shop or mechanic in Ellensburg WA? Headed to Seattle I am renting a car to be able to make an appointment Tuesday then come back and deal with the car Wednesday. Suggestions?
loss of power. Check engine light flashes. When it first starts seems ok and then it starts running extremely rough

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Unread 01-20-2014, 04:26 PM   #2
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2000 tj with swapped in 6 cylinder. Swap was dine 4 years ago so this is not a nee swap issue.
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Unread 01-20-2014, 07:44 PM   #3
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anything?
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Unread 01-20-2014, 09:32 PM   #4
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Have you read the OBD II codes?...
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Unread 01-20-2014, 09:37 PM   #5
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My nephew is lives in Ellensburg and knows a lot of people. Want me to give him a call?
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Unread 01-20-2014, 10:43 PM   #6
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There is a Jeep dealer in Ellensburg. When is the last time you changed the spark plugs? They are the most common problem with running rough. Go to Autozone in Ellensburg and they will read the codes for you.
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Unread 01-21-2014, 09:16 AM   #7
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University auto center is the Jeep dealership in Ellensburg. 800.962.7151

But X2 on reading what codes you have first.

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Unread 02-04-2014, 04:06 PM   #8
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Sorry for the delayed update. But I did want to follow up and add to the knowledge base. Broken crankshaft position sensor. I ended up using a local independent garage called Eastside. They were not a jeep specialist, but they stepped up and helped me out in a pinch.
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