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Unread 01-30-2012, 06:27 AM   #751
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Any updates yet? Where's the black xj at? You likeing the RC kit now?

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Unread 02-01-2012, 07:57 PM   #752
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Yes any more updates yet? Also I have an unanswered question on page 48................................................ ..........................................

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Unread 02-01-2012, 09:38 PM   #753
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Any updates yet? Where's the black xj at? You likeing the RC kit now?
Nothing really. Yeah I'm liking the kit. It's gotten better. Def need to LA it ASAP! And tires haha only update is a put a class 3 hitch on it so now I have recovery so I can minor wheel it with baby tires haha

As for black jeep it's a lost cause the guy is MIA. I've lost hope... 99.99% that is haha never know :/


King what question!?
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Unread 02-01-2012, 09:46 PM   #754
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Haha, I was just wondering what the shinny stuff on the floors of XJs are for?? I thought maybe heat deflection or noise proofing......
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Unread 02-01-2012, 09:53 PM   #755
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Haha, I was just wondering what the shinny stuff on the floors of XJs are for?? I thought maybe heat deflection or noise proofing......
That would be my guess. Or maybe something to help avoid the carpet from vibrating and in a way rubbing paint off? Idk haha I'm sure someone will know.
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Unread 02-01-2012, 10:41 PM   #756
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Haha, I was just wondering what the shinny stuff on the floors of XJs are for?? I thought maybe heat deflection or noise proofing......
its heat deflection. there is a piece over the CAT, over the trans, and the bend in the exhaust.

I covered my passenger floor in this to knock down the heat from my transmission raise

http://www.eastwood.com/thermocoustic-5-pc.html
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Unread 02-02-2012, 05:39 AM   #757
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its heat deflection. there is a piece over the CAT, over the trans, and the bend in the exhaust.

I covered my passenger floor in this to knock down the heat from my transmission raise

http://www.eastwood.com/thermocoustic-5-pc.html
There we go problem solved! Thanks!
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Unread 02-02-2012, 05:45 AM   #758
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Hey so I need to replace my alt. Ive heard grand Cherokee alts are higher out put. What year grand Cherokee works best? I'd imagine like 97-99, zj? With 4.0 obviously. Just wanna make sure it will bolt right in.
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Unread 02-02-2012, 06:15 AM   #759
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5.9 Durango alternator is a lot.better and bolts in with Alittle modification
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Unread 02-02-2012, 02:05 PM   #760
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5.9 Durango alternator is a lot.better and bolts in with Alittle modification
How many amp are they? What kinda modify we talking?
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Unread 02-03-2012, 11:05 PM   #761
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There we go problem solved! Thanks!
Ohh ok, I knew it had to either one or the other, I just thought they were really cheap on the sound proofing if that was it!!
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Unread 02-04-2012, 06:34 AM   #762
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I did a 136amp that was an option in 97-98 grand cherokees. It will bolt right in and thats what I did initially but one of the bolts will not line up. When I had some time I then went back and ground down the mounting bracket to make that last bolt lign up.
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Unread 02-04-2012, 06:32 PM   #763
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I did a 136amp that was an option in 97-98 grand cherokees. It will bolt right in and thats what I did initially but one of the bolts will not line up. When I had some time I then went back and ground down the mounting bracket to make that last bolt lign up.
Ill have to look into that. I wish there was just a HO one that will just bolt right in.
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Unread 02-04-2012, 06:40 PM   #764
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Sure theres those stupid expensive mean green ones.... its not bad to grind the bracket, took maybe 1 hour pulling it/ grinding/ installing.
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Unread 02-04-2012, 07:11 PM   #765
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Sure theres those stupid expensive mean green ones.... its not bad to grind the bracket, took maybe 1 hour pulling it/ grinding/ installing.
Yeah. Ill have to look around.
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