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Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-08-2021, 03:25 PM
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Posted By Dust Devil
I was too busy doing it to post yesterday but I...

I was too busy doing it to post yesterday but I took the seat bottoms out of the rear and removed my front passenger seat to go pick up a foot operated hydraulic lift that can lift 1,000 lbs 80". It...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-04-2021, 01:47 AM
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Views: 4,882,957
Posted By Dust Devil
Two new CR2016 batteries for my key fob July 2.

Two new CR2016 batteries for my key fob July 2.
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-04-2021, 01:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 680
Posted By Dust Devil
I bet a right hand drive WJ has a keyed door...

I bet a right hand drive WJ has a keyed door handle for the right hand side front door.

If you could get a cylinder to match your existing key, you could probably have redundant door locks.
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   07-04-2021, 01:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,169
Posted By Dust Devil
Our ears work in weird ways and sound pressure...

Our ears work in weird ways and sound pressure levels are measured on a logarithmic scale.

I believe +1 decibel is about the minimum difference that the ear can reliably discern as louder.

I...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-30-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
Please don't let California be a driver for...

Please don't let California be a driver for repairability. They were ok going after smog from the 1970s to the early 1990s but then they have just gone off the deep end enforcing stupid smog laws...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-29-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
I think the end is coming for everyone young and...

I think the end is coming for everyone young and old.

Not death but the day when human driven and gasoline powered automobiles are outlawed.

I think I'm going to see that day and hopefully I'll...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-28-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
Yes, automobiles need to be commoditized instead...

Yes, automobiles need to be commoditized instead of individual snowflakes.

I think Tesla is kind of pushing them that way a little bit but they have the same problem of unnecessary complexity and...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-28-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 469
Posted By Dust Devil
Less offset can be ok because it moves the tire...

Less offset can be ok because it moves the tire out which usually isn't a problem (unless the tire is wider or taller too). The thing to worry about is the bore for the wheel hub.

From what I...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-28-2021, 10:56 AM
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Views: 4,882,957
Posted By Dust Devil
Yesterday was a busy day but I put in my PanaVise...

Yesterday was a busy day but I put in my PanaVise bracket and Quick-Grip RAM Mount phone holder in my dash. Then I went on a long drive and the mount did great!
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-28-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,887
Posted By Dust Devil
I just put my mount in. I was waiting on getting...

I just put my mount in. I was waiting on getting my Jeep detailed. Everything was easy but I had to slide the bracket up under the mounting flange of the radio because the bracket would not fit on...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-27-2021, 01:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 964
Posted By Dust Devil
I mean the bumper covers, they don't really add...

I mean the bumper covers, they don't really add much protection and I'll probably put some little hidden brush guards on the sides where the chassis will be more exposed.

At the front ill have a...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-26-2021, 11:46 PM
Replies: 50,812
Views: 4,882,957
Posted By Dust Devil
I got my interior "detailed", it still needs...

I got my interior "detailed", it still needs work.

I reamed out my rear seat hinge halves to take Harbor Freight hitch pins.

I put my rear seats back in and the console too.

The finishing...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-26-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 964
Posted By Dust Devil
So I am hedging my bets on the rear bumper. I...

So I am hedging my bets on the rear bumper. I found a matching Stone White Limited with a decent condition rear bumper cover in the salvage yard. The cool part about it was it did not have the fuel...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-25-2021, 12:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
You don't have to go back to HEI. Modern coil...

You don't have to go back to HEI. Modern coil pack and coil on plug ignition can be very reliable if made properly. First thing, the crank position sensor and cam position sensor should be easily...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-24-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
I'm not as big of a critic of touch screens as...

I'm not as big of a critic of touch screens as long as it's an open platform replaceable part like a generic tablet or cell phone and if lacking one does not disable the basic functionality of a car....
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-24-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
The problem isn't the tech, it's how it is being...

The problem isn't the tech, it's how it is being integrated and how relatively simple things will fail to work due to a failure of the tech that is comparatively very complicated to troubleshoot and...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-24-2021, 02:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,506
Posted By Dust Devil
Well, I was looking at a government surplus...

Well, I was looking at a government surplus trailer. It would have been the perfect basis for my overland trailer build but the price got too high.

I did get one item I was bidding on but its not...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-23-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,919
Posted By Dust Devil
Wow, mine was 1/10 that and after about another...

Wow, mine was 1/10 that and after about another $1,500 of repairs and upgrades, it's going to be really nice and hopefully reliable enough to drive out on BLM land and not worry about getting...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-23-2021, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,330
Posted By Dust Devil
Making more room for my platform: ...

Making more room for my platform:

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Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-23-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,066
Posted By Dust Devil
By the way, although first generation Durango...

By the way, although first generation Durango seat rails look like they mount the same way as WJ seat rails, they are actually wider and longer. I'm going to do more research to see if a Durango...
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