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post #1 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 06:44 AM Thread Starter
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Sad day for me

Cam syncro failed last night on my way home causing my motor to lock up.I did not even have time to pull over as soon as the syncro failed it was to late already lost oil pressure.My poor Jeep only had 93,000 on it so now I am gone to see what Chrysler says .

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post #2 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 07:01 AM
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What makes you think thats what caused it?
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post #3 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 07:41 AM
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4.6 stroker?

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post #4 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 08:36 AM Thread Starter
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I felt the engine miss and it was to late,so I had a freind of mine tow it home looked at this morning shaft was broke on it ,and yes I am thinking of stroker if Chrysler doesn't want to do anything about it
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post #5 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 09:36 AM
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Wow...sorry to hear that man! Good luck with the stealership!
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post #6 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 09:39 AM
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I dont think they are going to do anything with that many miles.

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post #7 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 09:40 AM Thread Starter
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Yeah funny thing is I work for a ford stealership selling parts and I called my so called buddies at the chrysler store they pretty much say I am sol. being as some of them drive Fords and I help them out as much as I can o-well
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post #8 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 09:41 AM
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I dont think they are going to do anything with that many miles.

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post #9 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 09:42 AM
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A new cam and CPS and youll be good to go

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post #10 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 11:14 AM
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Call your dealer and see if there are any recalls on your jeep,have your vin handy.
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post #11 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 11:32 AM Thread Starter
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No recalls on mine
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post #12 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 01:21 PM
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A new cam and CPS and youll be good to go
I'm not so sure. By the way the OP is written, it lost oil pressure and locked the engine up though I can't see how the engine locked up immediately as soon as oil pressure was lost.
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post #13 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 01:27 PM
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So... are you going to drop in a replacement 6, or swap in something bigger?
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post #14 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 01:28 PM
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DO I have one those thingamajigs on my 95 4.0L ?
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post #15 of 31 Old 12-11-2010, 01:29 PM
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DO I have one those thingamajigs on my 95 4.0L ?
A camshaft? I hope so.
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