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post #1 of 7 Old 04-06-2011, 01:21 PM Thread Starter
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Freeze Plug on a 4.0L install

need advice on the easiest way to install a freeze plug thats at the back of the motor on a 98 XJ PLEASE HELP

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post #2 of 7 Old 04-06-2011, 02:48 PM
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Back of the head or back of the block?
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BOTH not sure just picked it up monday havent had to time to rip it apart yet i believe block though
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Pull the motor for starters.
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shat for real no easier way?
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Yowzer. Just did it myself. And take a real good look on the driver side of the block to see if it's cracked around the freeze plug holes. Mine's being welded up as we speak. 4 cracks due to PO being a dummy.
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ok me n muy boy are doin it this weekend was told to pull motor but thought there wuz a backyard custom way to do it lolol
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