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Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   12-08-2019, 06:24 PM
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Posted By TerraIncognita
My motivation was a quick replacement, roadside...

My motivation was a quick replacement, roadside repair. I was not in a position to wait days for an exact replacement. I was close to the wrecker where I found the replacement.

My TJ came with a...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   12-08-2019, 11:26 AM
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Views: 984
Posted By TerraIncognita
I have seen a few different stock alternators....

I have seen a few different stock alternators. For the 2002-2006 4.0L USA-Canada models I have only seen the 117A (56041864AA, 56041864AB) as stock.

I see the standard base alternator for the...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   12-06-2019, 01:00 PM
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Posted By TerraIncognita
Mukluk, good to see a response from the "Group W"...

Mukluk, good to see a response from the "Group W" bench. 10AWG makes sense. Thanks.
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   11-27-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 984
Posted By TerraIncognita
02-06 Alternator replacement

I recently had to replace the alternator on my 2003 TJ 4.0. The OE Denso alternator had a crack in the casting and I needed to replace it on the side of the road, apparently a fairly common problem. ...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-12-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By TerraIncognita
My objective was to make the signal lights a...

My objective was to make the signal lights a little brighter than the standard 400/38 lm 3157 bulb. The recessed factory signal lights are not that noticeable during the day. The LED bulbs were the...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-12-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,040
Posted By TerraIncognita
I installed closed cell foam core double sided...

I installed closed cell foam core double sided reflective insulation under the carpet and up against the firewall on the inside. It really helps. I fabricated an aluminum heat shield mounted between...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-11-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By TerraIncognita
I have a similar problem. I found that the...

I have a similar problem. I found that the problem in my case is the LED bulbs that replace the 3157 signal light bulbs. In a regular incandescent 3157 the park and signal light are separate...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-11-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By TerraIncognita
LED Signalight bulbs

I found the problem to be the 3157 LED bulbs. The park and signal use the same LEDs whereas in a incandescent bulb these are isolated. When you turn on the park lights the turn signal bulbs in the...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-11-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By TerraIncognita
I have a similar issue with LED 3157 type front...

I have a similar issue with LED 3157 type front signal light bulbs. The ones I purchased were JMD Astar 1260 lumen bulbs. The problem with many "super bright" LEDs sold as 3157 or 1157 is that the...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-31-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 927
Posted By TerraIncognita
Any bounce with the bike rack without the frame...

Any bounce with the bike rack without the frame tie-ins?
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-31-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 927
Posted By TerraIncognita
Shark 13, how is this bumper mounted to the...

Shark 13, how is this bumper mounted to the frame? Is it mounted on the side of the frame as well as the cross member?
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-31-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 886
Posted By TerraIncognita
Driving habits have the greatest impact upon fuel...

Driving habits have the greatest impact upon fuel economy for the least cost. The less often you have to apply the brakes, the less often you have to accelerate.

I suggest getting an OBD...
Jeep Forums: Jeep Buying Forum   07-27-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By TerraIncognita
Rent one for a week or month and go on a romantic...

Rent one for a week or month and go on a romantic vacation. It will give both of you a chance to love it or hate it.

Going from a BMW328 to an Unlimited is a big jump. Nothing like getting stuck...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-27-2017, 09:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 927
Posted By TerraIncognita
I was talking hitch class...

I was talking hitch class (https://www.reese-hitches.com/learning_center/general-towing-classes).
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-27-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,306
Posted By TerraIncognita
Where is the leak. Is it around the diff cover,...

Where is the leak. Is it around the diff cover, the pinion, axle tube/ housing?... If it is the diff cover, RTV on its own does the job just fine.
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-27-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 927
Posted By TerraIncognita
There are always some used on craigslist from $50...

There are always some used on craigslist from $50 to $150. Most are the same 2-bolt per side design and are installed in minutes. Be sure you buy decent hardened steel bolts. I would recommend class...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   07-27-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By TerraIncognita
It would be great to see a photo. Before you...

It would be great to see a photo. Before you repair it, be sure you identify the cause of the problem.

Is it a fiberglass top (most CJ7s) or a composite plastic material like a TJ top? If it is...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-27-2017, 02:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,040
Posted By TerraIncognita
I am not really interested in operating without...

I am not really interested in operating without the second cat. I do not believe the cat is the problem. There are no issues with fuel consumption (around 20mpg highway and better than most TJs with...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-24-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,040
Posted By TerraIncognita
biffgnar, I take it you did not see TJnBC's post...

biffgnar, I take it you did not see TJnBC's post where he said "...remove it, it does nothing.". Explain why you think the cat is the problem and replacing it will fix the problem.
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-24-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,040
Posted By TerraIncognita
Unfortunately, I can't throw the cat into the...

Unfortunately, I can't throw the cat into the dumpster. I would if it would pass emissions testing. I do not think the cat is clogged because there is no loss of power, there are no error codes...
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