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Unread 08-18-2013, 05:56 AM   #1336
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How big of spacers are you talking? It effects more than just the control arms.

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Unread 08-18-2013, 08:17 AM   #1337
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How big of spacers are you talking? It effects more than just the control arms.
Ones that will give me an inch. orielleys has them. My track bar is new and good up to 4.5"
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Unread 08-18-2013, 08:19 AM   #1338
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Unless you or someone else installed an inline fuel filter on your XJ, you just changed the fuel filter when you changed your fuel pump as it is built in to the sending unit. As for the misfire, are you getting any codes? Could be any number of things. TPS, Temp Sensor, O2 sensors, Bad/Dirty Injector, Bad Coil, (can't remember if you have the distributorless ignition on that '99), exhaust leak before oxygen sensor causing it to get a bad reading and throwing off the mix.
Not sure if an oxygen sensor is sensitive to welding but that may be something to look into being that you just had the exhaust welded???
I have a distributor, I'm going to check on some things today, see of I can't get it running right
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Unread 08-18-2013, 08:33 AM   #1339
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Ones that will give me an inch. orielleys has them. My track bar is new and good up to 4.5"
Eh. Are you just doing it to level it?
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Unread 08-18-2013, 08:52 AM   #1340
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Eh. Are you just doing it to level it?
Yeah for the most part, when I re did the rear it ended up higher than my front, and I know for a fact those spacers will give me enough to level it, you can kind of see. The rear is at 4.5 pretty much
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Unread 08-18-2013, 08:59 AM   #1341
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Yeah for the most part, when I re did the rear it ended up higher than my front, and I know for a fact those spacers will give me enough to level it, you can kind of see. The rear is at 4.5 pretty much
Put trail spares and tools and I bet it'll be level. Do you have a full size spare?

I wouldn't worry about it being level. You may end up with more issues than you'd like. You have the same front end as me, and I wouldn't add a spacer on top of 3.5"(?) springs. That's adjustable arm range. Not to mention longer swaybar links and shocks.
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:05 AM   #1342
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Put trail spares and tools and I bet it'll be level. Do you have a full size spare?

I wouldn't worry about it being level. You may end up with more issues than you'd like. You have the same front end as me, and I wouldn't add a spacer on top of 3.5"(?) springs. That's adjustable arm range. Not to mention longer swaybar links and shocks.
Shocks will be fine and I have away at drop brackets, not sure yet, I have a spare, just don't have a rim for it
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:09 AM   #1343
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Honestly, I'd go ahead and get adjustable arms first. It'l be a great upgrade. Then if you do add a spacer you'll be okay.
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:17 AM   #1344
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Honestly, I'd go ahead and get adjustable arms first. It'l be a great upgrade. Then if you do add a spacer you'll be okay.
**** that, I'm not doing anything with my arms until I get las. My shorties will do fine. It's basically a lot of money for little gain
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:51 AM   #1345
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**** that, I'm not doing anything with my arms until I get las. My shorties will do fine. It's basically a lot of money for little gain
And long arms won't do anything unless you get longer shocks
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:51 AM   #1346
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And long arms won't do anything unless you get longer shocks
Lolololol
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Unread 08-18-2013, 09:58 AM   #1347
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And long arms won't do anything unless you get longer shocks
Well duh
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Unread 08-18-2013, 04:30 PM   #1348
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Checked my compression and they all read good.
Might run sea foam through it, not sure how that goes but eh.
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Unread 08-18-2013, 04:45 PM   #1349
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Sea foam.. Call me and I can walk you through it
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Unread 08-18-2013, 05:18 PM   #1350
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Sea foam.. Call me and I can walk you through it
Pour it into the intake slowly, while running,
Let it sit 5 Minutes, start it and hope it
Runs lolz
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