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Unread 05-23-2011, 08:47 PM   #856
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28 mpg? dang i get 14 mpg going down hill haha

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Unread 05-23-2011, 08:49 PM   #857
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28 mpg? dang i get 14 mpg going down hill haha
it averaged out to about 25 ish for pure highway haha. which is not to shabby at all!
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Unread 05-23-2011, 08:56 PM   #858
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i believe stock it was its 18" in the front and 19" in the rear
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Unread 05-23-2011, 09:03 PM   #859
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BPEs add a small amount of down travel at the expense of up travel. They are know to get rid of the WJ shock thumps.
Yea I want some of those because I have those shock thumps... or something haha
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Unread 05-23-2011, 09:05 PM   #860
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i believe stock it was its 18" in the front and 19" in the rear
Yea I am definitely loosing some ride height in the front
I measured just now with a full tank of gas and just the sub box back there with no people in the Jeep.

Driver Front 18.2 inches
Passenger Front 18.0 inches
Driver Rear 18.1-18.2 inches
Passenger Rear 18.1-18.2 inches.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 12:26 AM   #861
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I'd check into that overheating... That was running quite hot. Take a look at your oil, also. Did you have the AC going while you were pushing her hard. The 4.0 is notorious for running hot when you push it in 4wd with the AC going.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 07:16 AM   #862
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I'd check into that overheating... That was running quite hot. Take a look at your oil, also. Did you have the AC going while you were pushing her hard. The 4.0 is notorious for running hot when you push it in 4wd with the AC going.
Looked at oil this morning. Normal level and color. AC was on. Was in part time when it got hot.

It stayed under 210 the rest of the time.

This is where it normally sits.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 09:23 AM   #863
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That's cooler than where mine usually is. Mine is usually just under 210, more around 200, but it's entirely possible these gauges aren't 100% accurate. Who knows. Mine still goes over 210 if I'm in the mountains with the AC on, but it never gets to the mark past it anymore. I had the coolant flushed last year, and replaced the thermostat.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 10:02 AM   #864
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That's cooler than where mine usually is. Mine is usually just under 210, more around 200, but it's entirely possible these gauges aren't 100% accurate. Who knows. Mine still goes over 210 if I'm in the mountains with the AC on, but it never gets to the mark past it anymore. I had the coolant flushed last year, and replaced the thermostat.
I will plug in my OBD scanner and see what the computer is reading.
I feel like there may not be a problem. Just pushing it to hard in the beach
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Unread 05-24-2011, 09:41 PM   #865
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Power is out.
Looking at about three days. Currently sitting in jeep in the driveway idling away with the AC on and laptops plugged in and my phone as an internet source.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 09:55 PM   #866
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Power is out.
Looking at about three days. Currently sitting in jeep in the driveway idling away with the AC on and laptops plugged in and my phone as an internet source.
damn man, that sucks! But at least you have AC.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 09:58 PM   #867
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damn man, that sucks! But at least you have AC.
Yea. It's hot and humid and sticky and nasty outside. It's so nice in the jeep. I love my jeep. Also wasting so much gas.
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Unread 05-24-2011, 09:59 PM   #868
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Yea. It's hot and humid and sticky and nasty outside. It's so nice in the jeep. I love my jeep. Also wasting so much gas.
well, might as well use that gas to go somewhere go buy a generator, more gas, and a window AC unit
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Unread 05-24-2011, 10:02 PM   #869
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well, might as well use that gas to go somewhere go buy a generator, more gas, and a window AC unit
Don't think it burns that much gas idling. It'd cost more to go buy that stuff. Hahahahaha. I'm still on a full tank for an hour of idling. Is it bad to idle this long? Ha
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Unread 05-24-2011, 10:04 PM   #870
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Don't think it burns that much gas idling. It'd cost more to go buy that stuff. Hahahahaha. I'm still on a full tank for an hour of idling. Is it bad to idle this long? Ha
yeah, carbon monoxide can start to get in the car. keep teh windows cracked
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