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Unread 11-18-2013, 06:26 AM   #25951
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Just ordered my Bilsteins and IRO adjustable trackbar from Nick, Kolak, woohoo!! Now, just have to figure out this intermittent sluggish starting issue.

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Unread 11-18-2013, 06:32 AM   #25952
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Pulled off my HVAC blower to check out a random noise. Turns out a leaf got in either before i got my cabin filter install or when i had the dash off to replace the blend doors. The loud noise is gone, but i should replace the blower at some point. it sounds like the bearing s are going out.
I keeped hearing what I though was the tape deck mech making noise. Replaced radio with the RB1, still hear the noise, might have to check that out.

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Unread 11-18-2013, 06:34 AM   #25953
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Ebay......they are Polish made and not quite as heavy as the genuine mopar front bull bar and side bars I have. You can jack the car up with the side ones! I wanted a genuine mopar one for the back but they only do full width ones which would stop my reversing sensors from working. All bars are heavy stainless steel and not the feeble alloy one i've seen on some of the special edition wj,s.

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Hmm ill have to take a look. Do you have a link?

Here are the pics from the bull bar and the video for my strobes.






Annnnd the first sticker for the zombie build.


And here is the strobe video.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JAyx...e_gdata_player
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Unread 11-18-2013, 09:23 AM   #25954
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Nice, Trx. All you need to do now is throw in some black Laredo headlights. Our WJ's are twins separated at birth.
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Unread 11-18-2013, 12:47 PM   #25955
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Replaced the crankcase elbow. Old on left and new installed. Thanks to tips found here on the forum it was literally a 5 min job; no broken pieces or cursing involved. Just one question, why is the grommet more than the elbow?
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Unread 11-18-2013, 05:56 PM   #25956
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Replaced both front hubs and installed the KOR upgraded bushings and 9/16" hardware in the trac bar.

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Unread 11-18-2013, 07:04 PM   #25957
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pushed my brother's dead car home, only about a mile, but it was fun experience.
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Unread 11-18-2013, 08:18 PM   #25958
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Still not running a front drive shaft, and won't until snow or ice is forecasted.

Pulled a trailer+motorcycle a couple hundred miles today and, while going over uneven ground, noticed there is a slight popping sound coming from the rear. I'm guessing it's the shock mounts.
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Unread 11-18-2013, 09:26 PM   #25959
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Programmed my homelink to the new house.
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Unread 11-18-2013, 11:35 PM   #25960
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Nice, Trx. All you need to do now is throw in some black Laredo headlights. Our WJ's are twins separated at birth.
Oh ya? Im looking at a set of smoked halos, but I really want ccfl, and the ones I like arwnt ccfl. Is there a way to convert that?

Also ive noticed a hole in my exhaust, so im looking for a cat back, I want something that won't cost a ton, but will give me an increase in performance and something that sounds aggressive but not obnoxious. Ive never bought an exhaust so this is new to me. Any opinions?
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Unread 11-19-2013, 04:56 AM   #25961
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Programmed my homelink to the new house.

I cannot program mine to my new house! My old house was fine. I bought a new top of the line garage door opener from Lowes and it will not program! How did you do yours?
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Unread 11-19-2013, 04:58 AM   #25962
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Oh ya? Im looking at a set of smoked halos, but I really want ccfl, and the ones I like arwnt ccfl. Is there a way to convert that?

Also ive noticed a hole in my exhaust, so im looking for a cat back, I want something that won't cost a ton, but will give me an increase in performance and something that sounds aggressive but not obnoxious. Ive never bought an exhaust so this is new to me. Any opinions?

Look into HID retrofitting. It's becoming more popular, there are a couple members on here who have done it and can share their knowledge.
And as far as exhaust you should contact Kolak.
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Unread 11-19-2013, 06:29 AM   #25963
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Look into HID retrofitting. It's becoming more popular, there are a couple members on here who have done it and can share their knowledge. And as far as exhaust you should contact Kolak.
X2 on Kokak exhaust with FM70
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Unread 11-19-2013, 06:59 AM   #25964
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I cannot program mine to my new house! My old house was fine. I bought a new top of the line garage door opener from Lowes and it will not program! How did you do yours?
I had the same issue when we first moved in. Worked at old, not at new. Found out the garage door opener is a rolling code which required 2 extra steps. I went here http://www.wjjeeps.com/homelink.htm and followed all 6 steps and boom it worked. Good luck!
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Unread 11-19-2013, 10:43 AM   #25965
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I had the same issue when we first moved in. Worked at old, not at new. Found out the garage door opener is a rolling code which required 2 extra steps. I went here http://www.wjjeeps.com/homelink.htm and followed all 6 steps and boom it worked. Good luck!

Yeah, mine is the same and I followed this tutorial and still no luck. Maybe my garage door opener won't work with my WJ...?
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