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Unread 01-03-2012, 08:43 PM   #2851
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Unread 01-03-2012, 08:48 PM   #2852
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Sunk my Jeep in some mud, was able to get out in 2wd. Was to lazy to put in 4wd cause I knew it would have been a fight to put it back in 2wd

Idle is still crap in gear. Also the something was grinding only in Neutral.

I can not figure out if it is my rear a-arm ball joint or my after market shock bushings that are lose.

But it is what it is. It would not be a Jeep if it was running perfect all the time. Taking her on my date tomorrow still
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Unread 01-04-2012, 03:53 PM   #2853
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Been itching to put the OME Springs on so so bad ever since Comp put his on!

Also having a blend door problem, I think, hot on the drivers side, but cooler, noticeably cooler on the passenger side. That doesn't seem to be good.
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Unread 01-04-2012, 05:46 PM   #2854
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I'd try some carb cleaner on your throttle body, don't be easy with it either soak the crap out of it and clean it good.

I want to seafoam too. Usually with seafoam you use 1/3 in the brake booster line, 1/3 in your gas tank, and the other third in the crank case with the oil. Although a lot of people don't like to put any in the crank case.

I just ordered a new Rancho HD SS from kolak since I broke mine offroad, and my steering is getting really sketchy! I don't have the money right now but I plan on getting new tie rod ends, all 4.

I have at least 5" of play in my steering wheel and driving is getting really scary
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Unread 01-04-2012, 08:00 PM   #2855
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I'd try some carb cleaner on your throttle body, don't be easy with it either soak the crap out of it and clean it good.

I want to seafoam too. Usually with seafoam you use 1/3 in the brake booster line, 1/3 in your gas tank, and the other third in the crank case with the oil. Although a lot of people don't like to put any in the crank case.

I just ordered a new Rancho HD SS from kolak since I broke mine offroad, and my steering is getting really sketchy! I don't have the money right now but I plan on getting new tie rod ends, all 4.

I have at least 5" of play in my steering wheel and driving is getting really scary
I recently took the whole throttle body off and cleaned it all, and then even put in a new IAC (its an autozone brand though, not mopar IAC) and it really didn't help. The problem with the idle started after the jeep sat forever then it has never run the same since I left it for college.

I don't want to sea foam: 1. I just changed the oil. 2. I don't want to foul my spark plugs which are pretty new. So where would I put it? The throttle body? Or the brake booster line?

Yeah I am not sure how much the SS will help with all the play. That might be more TRE related. I have play in my wheel. But not quite as much, most of mine is my steering box. (It is a jeep, not a mercedes or a bmw)
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Unread 01-04-2012, 08:34 PM   #2856
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I recently took the whole throttle body off and cleaned it all, and then even put in a new IAC (its an autozone brand though, not mopar IAC) and it really didn't help. The problem with the idle started after the jeep sat forever then it has never run the same since I left it for college.

I don't want to sea foam: 1. I just changed the oil. 2. I don't want to foul my spark plugs which are pretty new. So where would I put it? The throttle body? Or the brake booster line?

Yeah I am not sure how much the SS will help with all the play. That might be more TRE related. I have play in my wheel. But not quite as much, most of mine is my steering box. (It is a jeep, not a mercedes or a bmw)
The big brake booster line that goes to the throttle body, suck it out of the can like a straw but "sip" it out. Dont let it stall
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Unread 01-04-2012, 08:39 PM   #2857
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The big brake booster line that goes to the throttle body, suck it out of the can like a straw but "sip" it out. Dont let it stall
There really aren't any negative effects of it? What is the whole detailed process??
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Unread 01-04-2012, 08:58 PM   #2858
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You can look up some really detailed write ups and youtube videos but here's the basics.

Get your Jeep to normal operating temp, and pull off the brake booster line, dip the line in and suck out the seafoam slowly and take sips and let it get air so it doesn't stall. Your Jeep will start pouring out white smoke, this is all the crap in your cylinders burning, it's a good thing.

Once you've used about 1/3-1/2 (if you dont plan on using any in the crank case) shut the Jeep off and let it sit for about 5 mins, then start it up again and drive it hard. Take off a few times accelerating hard. Drive until the smoke stops and put the other 1/2 in the gas tank. It won't crude up your plugs it will just clean the fuel lines and fuel injectors. Give you a little gas milage.

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Unread 01-04-2012, 09:29 PM   #2859
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Ah man I really wanna do this now! Maybe I can get to it in the next few days! I am just so nervous I am gonna eff it up!
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Unread 01-06-2012, 09:28 AM   #2860
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Was playing around with the Jeep again, trying to figure out all the noise that is going on in the rear when going over bumps. I took the tire and pushed it side to side and it was all solid, the axle moved with the body and there was no noise and it all seemed okay. It must be the shock bushings, I have read that the the after market shock bushings are not as "tight" in the mounting locations and can make noise because they have play in them and can move around.
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Unread 01-06-2012, 10:56 AM   #2862
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Wow what a great article! Thank you!
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Was playing around with the Jeep again, trying to figure out all the noise that is going on in the rear when going over bumps. I took the tire and pushed it side to side and it was all solid, the axle moved with the body and there was no noise and it all seemed okay. It must be the shock bushings, I have read that the the after market shock bushings are not as "tight" in the mounting locations and can make noise because they have play in them and can move around.
Same thing happened to me one time when I took my shocks out
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Same thing happened to me one time when I took my shocks out
You had a bunch of noise with your aftermarket shocks?
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You had a bunch of noise with your aftermarket shocks?
Stock shocks, didn't tighten them all the way and they rattled
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