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Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-16-2014, 02:46 PM
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Posted By ZJNewbi3
It was shorted wires. But the fuse checked out to...

It was shorted wires. But the fuse checked out to be fine (visually and with a meter) which threw me off big time. Either way, she's up and running.

Thanks Zee!
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-12-2014, 09:38 AM
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Views: 473
Posted By ZJNewbi3
No start...no engine light either

Driving to school the jeep died. I safely got out of traffic and got a tow home. It'll crank but not fire.

All fuses checked out good with meter
Battery is charged
ASD relay swapped with known...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-03-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 560
Posted By ZJNewbi3
I have what seems to be a front pinion seal leak....

I have what seems to be a front pinion seal leak. Differential oil leaks from where the front drive shaft connects to the differential. Now it doesn't seem to do it all the time. Maybe 3/4 times I...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   10-11-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Well, I put it together and turned the key. She...

Well, I put it together and turned the key. She runs, radio works, lights work, HVAC works, sub works, going to drive her soon.

I think since I touched the negative to positive, the current went...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   10-11-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Update 2: I lied about the sub amp ring melting...

Update 2: I lied about the sub amp ring melting off, it didn't but a part of my terminal connector is a little bit char-ed. I also want to note that my grounding straps (in engine bay closest to...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   10-11-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Update: All fuses, in dash and under hood,...

Update: All fuses, in dash and under hood, INCLUDING my subs main power fuse, are intact. I tested them with the ohmmeter. Just a note the wire that fell onto the positive terminal was the wire that...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   10-11-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Short circuit ZJ Battery...now what?

Well, as human we do stupid things. I did a pretty dumb one today...I was going to change my battery terminals, and created a short (negative wire fell onto the positive). The positive terminal was...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-21-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By ZJNewbi3
I vote dipstick tube as well. Replaced my gasket...

I vote dipstick tube as well. Replaced my gasket 2x and then had a mechanic do it when I had my flexplate done. Leaked. Mechanic took another look, and replaced the dipstick tube seal for free. No...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-20-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 19,961
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Will try to remember to snap that pic! Easy to...

Will try to remember to snap that pic! Easy to do, just sand it very well and rattle can it.

My door wires suck too. But they all work (as of now). Some of them I think have been replaced...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-19-2014, 02:39 PM
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Views: 19,961
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Oh how I don't miss that ugly fake wood bezel. I...

Oh how I don't miss that ugly fake wood bezel. I painted mine black in the spring. Looks 200% better IMO. Radio looks nice. Got a subwoofer? Or a new speaker amp?
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-07-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 63,763
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Haha I guess it wasn't as easy as we made it sound

Haha I guess it wasn't as easy as we made it sound
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-05-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 63,763
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Yea I think a mechanic used an air hammer (or...

Yea I think a mechanic used an air hammer (or chisel?) before i got to it :P huge gouge marks in the nut -.-
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-05-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 63,763
Posted By ZJNewbi3
The fan was easiest for me. Cleaning the old...

The fan was easiest for me. Cleaning the old gasket off was the worst.

I used a huge adjustable wrench my dad had. Stuck it on there, and wacked it with a hammer.
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-05-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Sound advice! Thank you! I watched an XJ...

Sound advice! Thank you! I watched an XJ replacement video on youtube. They have it easy without that ball joint end.
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-05-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 413
Views: 63,763
Posted By ZJNewbi3
The water pump isn't too bad of a replacement. I...

The water pump isn't too bad of a replacement. I did it in a day last freezing December. All I took off was the fan and old pump. I wouldn't bother replacing the bypass hose then. That was a pain...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-04-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
I would much rather prefer to replace the bushing...

I would much rather prefer to replace the bushing than the whole bar. Trying not to drop too much coin into the rig at the moment. How easy is bushing replacement? Can I do it by just taking off the...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-03-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Sadly I've been on vacation in the north woods...

Sadly I've been on vacation in the north woods away from the Jeep. I did check everything except the castle nuts for tightness. Do I need to buy replacement cotter pins if I yank those out?
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-22-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Thanks for the info! I'll look into that more. I...

Thanks for the info! I'll look into that more. I still want to disco the sway links and see if the popping is gone. Then have someone turn the wheels while I check under.
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-21-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Yea I was using a breaker bar and tugging on...

Yea I was using a breaker bar and tugging on them. Thought the impact would losen rust and stuff.
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-21-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By ZJNewbi3
Yes I checked those. The two in the drover side...

Yes I checked those. The two in the drover side wheel well and the two by the drivers side motor mount. All four are tight. Should i try hitting them with an impact wrench?
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