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Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   09-21-2021, 06:02 AM
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Posted By gutthans
AMC 304 V-8 is the easiest swap out. The 258 gear...

AMC 304 V-8 is the easiest swap out. The 258 gear is wrong ID for HEI shaft and will be slightly loose even when pinned-on.

MSD also makes a good gear. #8005 I think???

I've been running an...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   09-10-2021, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By gutthans
Don't know that I do or not; I don't have it in...

Don't know that I do or not; I don't have it in my hands. But your information is not exactly correct regards what I am speaking of.

Now, I am not representing that I am an expert on factory...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   09-09-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By gutthans
Not being able to put hands on it leads me to...

Not being able to put hands on it leads me to suggest: possibly wrong pulley or pump. I do know that there are a multitude of combinations that can be found. The simplest and most reliable answer...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-27-2021, 05:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,843
Posted By gutthans
Very slow 'weeps' (hose connections/freeze...

Very slow 'weeps' (hose connections/freeze plugs/water pump seal/radiator crimps/etc) can leak so slowly that you may not see evidence for weeks or months depending on how dirty the area is and how...
Jeep Forums: Engines & Drivetrain   08-24-2021, 05:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By gutthans
I doubt the prod disappeared. It was probably...

I doubt the prod disappeared. It was probably already taken out. That would make the engine run poorly, but it would still run. So it sounds like you aren't the first owner? Thinking if not then...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-21-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,135
Posted By gutthans
The company contacts will ALWAYS tell you they...

The company contacts will ALWAYS tell you they don't fit, because of that 1/8". It's very similar to a GM part on a Jeep (or any other part that the factory used from another manufacturer). If you...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-20-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,135
Posted By gutthans
The interior dimension of the eye will be a...

The interior dimension of the eye will be a standard 1 1/4 or 1 1/2 diameter. Daystar/Prothane/etc all have those measurements. The issue is the 3 " from outside shoulder to outside shoulder to mate...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-17-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,872
Posted By gutthans
The idea of comorbid or concurrently occurring...

The idea of comorbid or concurrently occurring problems comes to mind here. Balance goes up and down; wobble goes side to side. You COULD have both.

Fortunately, balance can be identified easily...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-14-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,135
Posted By gutthans
OME springs are a different width than...

OME springs are a different width than stock...ergo, the DayStar black bushings will have about 1/8" shoulder clearance (too short). They WILL work, but I suggest a set of machined bushings to take...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-13-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,872
Posted By gutthans
You may want to look for a commercial/truck tire...

You may want to look for a commercial/truck tire establishment. They often have 'truing' equipment. It'll be way cheaper than a new set of tires or figuring out how to mount a zillion pounds of...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-13-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,872
Posted By gutthans
What you originally described is more typical of...

What you originally described is more typical of a wheel balance issue.

Out-of-balance wheel/tire combos will run fine up to a given speed. Usually there are two or even three separate speed...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   08-10-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By gutthans
Regardless of motor configuration, one does have...

Regardless of motor configuration, one does have to lose all of the coolant that is above the level of the thermostat (except in a few circumstances where a hose bend stops siphoning) in order to...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-09-2021, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By gutthans
There are several different pulley depths on...

There are several different pulley depths on shaft, and several different groove sizings, but it's trial and error, from my limited research and experience because I am not certain of where you might...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   08-08-2021, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,119
Posted By gutthans
Let's go front to back: Torque of acceleration...

Let's go front to back:
Torque of acceleration or deceleration in gear can wiggle the block with bad motor mounts
Backlash (wear) can be heard as a clunk from any gear surface that is in the...
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-05-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By gutthans
#1 Error is the firing stroke. Remove #1 spark...

#1 Error is the firing stroke. Remove #1 spark plug. Put a 3/4 rubber/cork plug into the hole (grease the outer edge so it seals). Turn the crank by hand until the plug pops out. Now slowly bring the...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-04-2021, 08:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,507
Posted By gutthans
(Post #9) :D #1 is too much back pressure from a...

(Post #9) :D #1 is too much back pressure from a clogged cat or failing muffler. 1st and 2nd gear are usually OK and the symptoms of power loss start to show in 3rd/4th and 5th is a total loser....
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-03-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,507
Posted By gutthans
I wasn't being sarcastic..>:)..but it is YOUR...

I wasn't being sarcastic..>:)..but it is YOUR Jeep so...have at it!
Jeep Forums: Jeep CJ Forum   08-02-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By gutthans
Gauge may be off a little, but you are nowhere...

Gauge may be off a little, but you are nowhere near too cold. If you can't get enough heat in January, then consider a 195*. If it drops into the 160 range, then maybe you have a fail-open type of...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-02-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,507
Posted By gutthans
To my knowledge, there are several possibilities...

To my knowledge, there are several possibilities and I'll have to list all of the ones I can think of because you really haven't given out ANY good information:
#1 is too much back pressure from a...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   08-02-2021, 06:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,507
Posted By gutthans
Take it out of first gear? Really, a little...

Take it out of first gear?

Really, a little more detail type stuff would be helpful here...
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