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post #11191 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 04:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Wilbready
Took mine in yesterday for the two transmission filters and a fluid flush. Backed out of the garage this morning and noticed a puddle! I raced back over to the dealer tho have it fixed and it turns out the the mechanic (for lack of a better word) din't clean off everything from the pan drop yesterday! After ruining my morning and wasting 3 hours of my time, what am I supposed to do with that information? #superpissedrightnow
They rebuilt my transmission, and did my diff bushings free labor. They are also are adding a line pressure booster free labor. (Just plugging something in) price is high but it's all warrantied. It will be done tomorrow

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post #11192 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 04:39 PM
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Got my Flashpaq in the mail today. I'm trying out the 87 tune and dialed in the speedo for my (slightly) larger tires.

1995 Wrangler Rio Grande: RE 4.5" Lift, 33" MT/R's
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post #11193 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 06:11 PM
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Got my Flashpaq in the mail today. I'm trying out the 87 tune and dialed in the speedo for my (slightly) larger tires.
At least yours worked! Mine is throwing a "Cannot Detect Transmission" trouble code. Got it Christmas and still havent been able to use it.
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post #11194 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 06:58 PM
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At least yours worked! Mine is throwing a "Cannot Detect Transmission" trouble code. Got it Christmas and still havent been able to use it.
Yeah I saw a thread about that. I was expecting issues, but so far so good.

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post #11195 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 08:24 PM
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Not really sure what I did... it was a lot of drifted snow, and I was wearing my big -70* rated boots while I was mashing on the pedals... I guess anything is possible?? I called a dealership's part's department before I had arranged the tow truck... they indicated $920 CAD with taxes for the driveshaft. I figured better to use my CAA/AAA towing to get it back to the dealership instead of fixing it myself!!
Ok so I was a little off in my number above. My front drive shaft invoice comes out like this:

Labor: 216.00
Parts: 385.86
Shop Supplies: 21.60
Service Coupon: -53.43
Tax: 31.83
Total: 601.86

I can't believe yours is $920 CAD!

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post #11196 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 09:32 PM
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Cut out the bad section of rubber cooling lines for the tranny and replaced with new high pressure 3/8 hose and double hose clamped each end. No more leaks. Dealer wanted $600.00!
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post #11197 of 15749 Old 01-09-2014, 10:42 PM
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Just burned a bunch a carbon out.lol......followed an X5 for upwards of 150 miles @ ab 100mph on trip bk home.....not bad for lifted vehicle that was just beat thru the deep snow covered woods of the shawnee national forest.lol

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post #11198 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 08:48 AM
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Post-Christmas Upgrades!

The past week has been spent installing all of the Commander upgrades that I wanted for Christmas, but didn't get, along with installing a few items that had been sitting around for a month or two.

New Bilsteins at all 4 corners - Thanks Kolak! - made a HUGE difference in handling

Rusty's leveling spacers up gront - makes the Jeep look much more balanced (pics of spacers will be posted in wheel/tire thread for reference)

New Weathertech digifit liners for all three rows. Was sick of cleaning up after the kids in the backseat. I opted out of the cargo area as I've been using a liner from the trunk of a previous car (a Gorilla liner maybe?) that has rubber backing so it won't leak liquids through, and fabric top w/ velcro dividers that work very nicely. It fit perfectly, so I've kept it and will use it until I ruin it.

Air Raid "tube" (junior?) whatever it is called, I just got the tube to get rid of the baffles and make the intake track a bit more efficient. Working very nicely w/ my K&N drop-in and SuperChips tuner so far.

Very happy with all 4 upgrades!

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post #11199 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 04:49 PM
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I finally got my new liftgate supports in. I was tired of that thing bonking me in the head. It took a torque wrench to get them in, but now it actually takes force to close the gate!

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post #11200 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 09:19 PM
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Got some new shoes today. It's been raining/sleeting since this afternoon so the pics are crappy. All four would of been pretty tight in the back of the Jeep so they had to ride in the back of the truck. Gotta figure out how to fit them.


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post #11201 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 10:07 PM
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Installed my Aspen Creek switch panel and OTRATTW switches

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post #11202 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 10:33 PM
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I'm curious. Best way to improve MPG?
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post #11203 of 15749 Old 01-10-2014, 10:36 PM
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Installed my Aspen Creek switch panel and OTRATTW switches
Pics ? I bought one before they closed for some future lighting additions. Not installed yet.

Edit: nevermind, just saw your build thread.

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post #11204 of 15749 Old 01-11-2014, 12:02 AM
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Put on my taillight guards

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post #11205 of 15749 Old 01-11-2014, 01:22 AM
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Got new rubber the other day; full set of five. Coopers. Nothing special, as he is a daily driver.

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