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Unread 08-05-2014, 05:31 AM   #31276
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Owned it for 4 years now and got my first code last night bringing a friend to the shop to get his truck. P0700. I'll check the speed sensors when I feel like crawling under there to check them. I love being able to look up advice and solutions on this forum.

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Unread 08-05-2014, 12:05 PM   #31277
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TCM (Transmission Control Error).
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Unread 08-05-2014, 12:08 PM   #31278
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Red headed steering gear box installed... My favorite upgrade cause I finally feel safe w/the kids in the jeep & not have to worry about death wobble or bad bump steer any more.. I've spent a lot of money on steering stabilizers, ball joints ect. I must say this has to be the most underrated upgrade to a Wj....
love the skid and look of the underside!! Good looking Dub man!
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Unread 08-05-2014, 12:28 PM   #31279
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love the skid and look of the underside!! Good looking Dub man!
Thx... Here's some more eye candy


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Unread 08-05-2014, 01:11 PM   #31280
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"How can they screw up a chunk of cast iron?" I thought. serves me right.
Those feels

I'm thinking in the next few weeks that I'll be sending my Dorman one back and pick up a Mopar one off Amazon.
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Unread 08-05-2014, 03:20 PM   #31281
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Red headed steering gear box installed... My favorite upgrade cause I finally feel safe w/the kids in the jeep & not have to worry about death wobble or bad bump steer any more.. I've spent a lot of money on steering stabilizers, ball joints ect. I must say this has to be the most underrated upgrade to a Wj....
how did you find that the steering box was worn out?
my new to WJ suffers Dw and I am starting to look the front end but don't know how to check the Steering Box!
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Unread 08-05-2014, 03:25 PM   #31282
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Thx... Here's some more eye candy
Blurry pic of cloth seats is a cant-miss.
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Unread 08-05-2014, 03:36 PM   #31283
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Pulled parts engine out of parts Jeep, one step closer,,,
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Unread 08-05-2014, 04:24 PM   #31284
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Got some ATF+4 and topped up the transmission (took almost the whole quart ), got an under the hood light bulb, and a Stant oil filler cap to replace the broken Mopar one
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Unread 08-05-2014, 05:45 PM   #31285
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Installed new Vacuum reservoir.
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Unread 08-06-2014, 11:13 AM   #31286
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How do those shocks feel?
Ok I guess, although I really have nothing to compare to, my 99 WJ was stock as is my 98 XJ.

I bought it for $2800, changed the TCase for $500 and changed the fluids in both Diffs...

I'm in it for less than $3500, everything works, no rust at all (rare here in Montreal), and no leaks of any fluids.

Still have the 99 for what parts I can take off her... whatever I can't use I will sell (everything worked on that one too, just too much rust on body).

Looking forward to sprucing it up a little...

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Unread 08-06-2014, 01:21 PM   #31287
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Swapped my Addco rear bushings for grease-able Energy suspension ones. Was planning on just drilling mine with some zerks but came across these for $11. No more squeaky squeaky.
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Unread 08-06-2014, 05:01 PM   #31288
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Found road dirt.... non-paved to say the least...
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Unread 08-06-2014, 05:21 PM   #31289
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Found road dirt.... non-paved to say the least...
I hope you didn't have a warranty. One guy was told that mud will make the TC fail :-)

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Unread 08-06-2014, 06:09 PM   #31290
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Lately, my left turn signal has been doing its own thing. Today, I pulled out the flasher and sure enough, I had 4 cracks. I heated each joint up enough to get the solder to "flow" and added a touch more solder to a couple of the joints. Worked good when I put the flasher back in. Ill know for sure how it turned out when I drive to work in the am. Also, checked all the fluids in preparation for a road trip this weekend.
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