Boxosaurus build... - Page 90 - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Cherokee & Comanche Forums > XJ Cherokee Non-Technical Forum > Boxosaurus build...

FS: 2007-2013 Jeep Wrangler "HALO" Angel Eye KitFlowmaster's Force II Axle-back exhaust system for the 201FS: Wranger BRIGHT License Plate LED! Just $3! Great value

Closed Thread
Unread 08-18-2013, 05:56 AM   #1336
tyvanwie
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Boone, North Carolina
Posts: 9,460
How big of spacers are you talking? It effects more than just the control arms.

__________________
[SIZE="4"][B][COLOR="Red"][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/tys-tj-1475530/#post14926343"]MY BUILD THREAD[/URL][/COLOR][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f374/tyvanwies-log-transformation-1489190/"]MY FITNESS LOG/TRANSFORMATION[/URL][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/jk-tj-parts-1525039/"]JK AND TJ PARTS FOR SALE[/URL][/B][/SIZE]

I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
tyvanwie is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 08:17 AM   #1337
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie
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"
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 08:19 AM   #1338
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by JeepCollector91

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
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 08:33 AM   #1339
tyvanwie
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Boone, North Carolina
Posts: 9,460
Quote:
Originally Posted by MattBillyTayloe

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?
__________________
[SIZE="4"][B][COLOR="Red"][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/tys-tj-1475530/#post14926343"]MY BUILD THREAD[/URL][/COLOR][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f374/tyvanwies-log-transformation-1489190/"]MY FITNESS LOG/TRANSFORMATION[/URL][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/jk-tj-parts-1525039/"]JK AND TJ PARTS FOR SALE[/URL][/B][/SIZE]

I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
tyvanwie is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 08:52 AM   #1340
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie

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
image-1776833252.jpg

MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 08:59 AM   #1341
tyvanwie
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Boone, North Carolina
Posts: 9,460
Quote:
Originally Posted by MattBillyTayloe

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.
__________________
[SIZE="4"][B][COLOR="Red"][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/tys-tj-1475530/#post14926343"]MY BUILD THREAD[/URL][/COLOR][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f374/tyvanwies-log-transformation-1489190/"]MY FITNESS LOG/TRANSFORMATION[/URL][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/jk-tj-parts-1525039/"]JK AND TJ PARTS FOR SALE[/URL][/B][/SIZE]

I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
tyvanwie is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:05 AM   #1342
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie

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
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:09 AM   #1343
tyvanwie
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Boone, North Carolina
Posts: 9,460
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.
__________________
[SIZE="4"][B][COLOR="Red"][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/tys-tj-1475530/#post14926343"]MY BUILD THREAD[/URL][/COLOR][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f374/tyvanwies-log-transformation-1489190/"]MY FITNESS LOG/TRANSFORMATION[/URL][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/jk-tj-parts-1525039/"]JK AND TJ PARTS FOR SALE[/URL][/B][/SIZE]

I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
tyvanwie is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:17 AM   #1344
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie
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
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:51 AM   #1345
tyvanwie
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Boone, North Carolina
Posts: 9,460
Quote:
Originally Posted by MattBillyTayloe

**** 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
__________________
[SIZE="4"][B][COLOR="Red"][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/tys-tj-1475530/#post14926343"]MY BUILD THREAD[/URL][/COLOR][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f374/tyvanwies-log-transformation-1489190/"]MY FITNESS LOG/TRANSFORMATION[/URL][/B][/SIZE]
[SIZE="4"][B][URL="http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f127/jk-tj-parts-1525039/"]JK AND TJ PARTS FOR SALE[/URL][/B][/SIZE]

I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
tyvanwie is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:51 AM   #1346
AmmitOsiris
Registered User
1990 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Brentwood, California
Posts: 3,282
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie

And long arms won't do anything unless you get longer shocks
Lolololol
AmmitOsiris is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 09:58 AM   #1347
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by tyvanwie

And long arms won't do anything unless you get longer shocks
Well duh
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 04:30 PM   #1348
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Checked my compression and they all read good.
Might run sea foam through it, not sure how that goes but eh.
MattBillyTayloe is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 04:45 PM   #1349
AmmitOsiris
Registered User
1990 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Brentwood, California
Posts: 3,282
Sea foam.. Call me and I can walk you through it
AmmitOsiris is offline  
Unread 08-18-2013, 05:18 PM   #1350
MattBillyTayloe
Web Wheeler
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk, Virginia
Posts: 2,771
Quote:
Originally Posted by AmmitOsiris
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
MattBillyTayloe is offline  




Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.