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Unread 02-07-2014, 08:07 AM   #93001
rmartin28
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Traded my hard top for a soft one, no regrets so far!



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Unread 02-07-2014, 09:16 AM   #93002
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Cut a half inch of rotted 3/16" rubber hose away, wrapped it in sail tape, flipped it around and re-attached my vacuum supply line to the wee little vacuum reservoir that lives under the battery in the wheel well.

It's not locked on 70%/30% defrost/floor anymore. I can now ask my passengers if they prefer a different climate, Ha!
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:04 AM   #93003
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Saw this on CL!! Seriously? Mexi got there hand on a jeep. lol

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/ptd/4314037322.html
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:13 AM   #93004
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Saw this on CL!! Seriously? Mexi got there hand on a jeep. lol

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/ptd/4314037322.html
That is the weirdest looking creation I've seen in a while
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:22 AM   #93005
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It's not even what they're selling. They're using it to get your attention.
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I'm pretty sure I know what I'm talking about. I think...
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:28 AM   #93006
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Saw this on CL!! Seriously? Mexi got there hand on a jeep. lol

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/ptd/4314037322.html

Holy crap! they should have just bought a Hummer to start with...woulda probably been cheaper!
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:37 AM   #93007
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Traded my hard top for a soft one, no regrets so far!

Wish I had found you in Texas lol.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 12:03 PM   #93008
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Traded my hard top for a soft one, no regrets so far!
Here in Illinois there is now way I would trade my hard top for a soft top...I guess that is why I have both
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Unread 02-07-2014, 12:54 PM   #93009
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Installed Bilstein 5100's up front. Rear tomorrow. Clear coated my dash bezel to finish converting it to double din.
Pics or it didn't happen.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 01:13 PM   #93010
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Putting on some new General Grabber AT2s now!

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Unread 02-07-2014, 02:07 PM   #93011
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Well, I think I have determined that the Mean Green alternator has gone soft. Won't provide proper voltage at idle... (the alternator came with the Jeep.)

2005 Red Top Optima holds +/- 12.5v cold with surface charge drained.

Checked terminals.
Checked cables.
Checked fuses/links.
Checked auto belt tensioner.

All good.

Used multi-meter prior on the battery to start-up, at start-up (no head lights or heat), then with head lights & heat.
Won't hold 12v on the battery under 1200rpm. Drops below 12v at 700-800rpm until about 11.6v when the Check Gauges light comes on.
Revving the rpm's to 2000, it goes up to 14.6 volts.

Bad diode?

Worth a trip to NAPA for their test?

FWIW- the Jeep still starts at -19C albeit took a couple of cranks. At -12C, no problem.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 02:19 PM   #93012
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Traded my hard top for a soft one, no regrets so far!
I sold my hardtop and bought a supertop nx. I was worried about going through ice and snow with it this year but it has done just as good as my hardtop for noise and keeping it warm. I will be a soft top guy from now on. And so much easier to drop the top then lift it off all the time!
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Unread 02-07-2014, 02:46 PM   #93013
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Came home from school for the weekend, and found a few things..
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Unread 02-07-2014, 02:47 PM   #93014
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Came home from school for the weekend, and found a few things..
What is it?
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Unread 02-07-2014, 03:17 PM   #93015
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