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post #15016 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 02:14 PM
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stared at all the parts im going to install

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post #15017 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 03:12 PM
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things are going downhill on my XJ right about now; and right at the wrong time too, because I dont have any money to fix it. I can feel the other wheel bearing hub scraping now (the side I didnt replace), now the u-joints are going "woop woop woop woop woop" alot and its getting louder, there are driveline vibes, the cat sounds like something is loose inside it at idle now, and something on the serpentine belt is rattling when I tap on the gas (sounds like the A.C which has had a bad clutch for 3 years). Damm dammm dammm not now Jeep not now!

I'm going to do rear diff fluid and transcase fluid this weekend and I'll check the front diff fluid (it was done right before I bought my jeep)

This is also going to severely put off my subwoofer install, I just got two Infinity 10's in a sealed enclosure for $50, and a Rockford Fosgate amp kit out of a junkyard XJ for $10. Its all hooked up but I'm missing an amp. Driveability comes before sound unfortunately.

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From the pic it looks like he changed his shackle angle by less than 5 degrees, I doubt if it would have any noticeable affect
that first pic is of the stock shackle at full droop, my down travel is limited right now because I have 2" lift shocks (brackets added around 1.5")
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post #15019 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 03:40 PM
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you have a vacuum leak . check your fluid to be sure. you probaly need to replace your vacuum booster.
Well I checked the vac by takeing my bumper off, and removeing the booster ( I think thats what it is the ball thing in the bumper) It seemed to have presuare when I removed it. I tried the trick you posted, but my pedal did the same thing. The hissing only happens when you depress the pedal. This is really getting to me. I'm sorry for asking more, but I knida need to stop lol.

On the plus side going after the booster I took my end caps,bottom wind thingy off, so now cutting the bumper wont be to hard.
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post #15020 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 03:48 PM
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does this seem kinda pricey?
Jeep Cherokee XJ Gas tank Skid plate
you can get something off a ZJ just like that at a pick n pull for next to nothin. if its your only option i say go for it.

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post #15021 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:08 PM
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Waxed the outside glass. It got all dirty again after I JUST waxed it. Might have to clean that off tomorrow. Hopefully the wax will help keep some of the crap from sticking so much.

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post #15022 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:30 PM
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does this seem kinda pricey?
Jeep Cherokee XJ Gas tank Skid plate
Not to me! I wish i was in Sacramento right now!
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post #15023 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:32 PM
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you can get something off a ZJ just like that at a pick n pull for next to nothin. if its your only option i say go for it.
Will they fit a XJ off a ZJ with little to no mods? Because theres a ZJ with one at my local JY that i havent pulled cause i didnt think it would fit.
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post #15024 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:36 PM
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does this seem kinda pricey?
Jeep Cherokee XJ Gas tank Skid plate
seems good, looks dirty but not too beat up.

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post #15025 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:37 PM
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offer him 40 he had it listed at that awhile back but it didnt sale now hes trying again
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post #15026 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:53 PM
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Can anyone try to help me or troubleshoot my problems.

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post #15028 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 04:59 PM
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Tried to change my rear bump stops, but I couldn't get a good bite on them and didn't want to break the bolts.

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post #15029 of 83894 Old 03-22-2010, 05:48 PM
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you can get something off a ZJ just like that at a pick n pull for next to nothin. if its your only option i say go for it.
wait.... ZJ skids fit on XJ's??

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seems good, looks dirty but not too beat up.
why is there a big gap in the back of it?

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offer him 40 he had it listed at that awhile back but it didnt sale now hes trying again
ok that is alot more reasonable.

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I gave my Jeep a much needed tune up and mounted my dune flags

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