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Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   04-16-2018, 11:17 AM
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Posted By V65Ozzie
Aside from looking at it sitting there waiting...

Aside from looking at it sitting there waiting for me to get around to replacing the motor, I stopped by the JY on an unrelated issue, and happened to spot a ZJ that hadn't made it to general...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-06-2017, 08:38 AM
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Views: 366
Posted By V65Ozzie
I'm going to have to replace the o2 sensors, they...

I'm going to have to replace the o2 sensors, they are contaminated now. Most of the other are pretty much new.
Kinda sucks, because although my converter is empty, the sensor combination I have has...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-06-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,524
Posted By V65Ozzie
The amount has to do with how efficiently the...

The amount has to do with how efficiently the compressor can do it's thing. Too much freon and the compressor never reaches peak efficiency, too little and the compressor is working too hard. If you...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-04-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By V65Ozzie
Sorry, my bad. blown 98, good 97 motor, That...

Sorry, my bad. blown 98, good 97 motor, That help? A lot on my mind this week....
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-02-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 319
Posted By V65Ozzie
As was said, shop around for mufflers. I'm...

As was said, shop around for mufflers. I'm running a used flowmaster I picked up for 25 bucks..... My cat is empty, although it's never triggered the check engine light. I have gotta say, my 98 ...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-02-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By V65Ozzie
Zip tie the computer connectors, see if it helps....

Zip tie the computer connectors, see if it helps. Worked wonders on mine. Although, every now and again it'll act up. Spent 12 hours on the road last weekend, and a few hours offroad, never even...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-02-2017, 07:49 PM
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Posted By V65Ozzie
Yup, I blew it up. Remember the old adage, "Run...

Yup, I blew it up. Remember the old adage, "Run it 'til it blows" ? Well, on my way to work, it finally came to it's end.

Yeah, there was oil in it. :fistlaugh:


Now to pull the motor out...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-02-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,524
Posted By V65Ozzie
Try playing with the Freon quantity. I went...

Try playing with the Freon quantity. I went through a few problems with my Dodge minivan AC, but I did have access to an AC machine. I discovered that by playing with the quantities, and pulling a...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-02-2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By V65Ozzie
Motor Swap time.....question

Blew the motor in my 98 4.0 ZJ......have a motor from a 99 4.0 ZJ. From what I can tell, this should pretty much be plug and play, keeping the intake manifold/exhaust, and TB from the 98,...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-01-2017, 02:02 PM
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Views: 3,365,212
Posted By V65Ozzie
I blew it up. Think I threw a rod, went from the...

I blew it up. Think I threw a rod, went from the jeep rattle to a definite knock....oh well, at least I have a spare motor........
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-01-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By V65Ozzie
Yup, the infamous lights.....didn't see any. They...

Yup, the infamous lights.....didn't see any. They haven't been seen for quite a while actually. Parkers....think I prefer them over Bill's.
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   06-01-2017, 10:04 AM
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Posted By V65Ozzie
Yeah, realized that about .000001 seconds after I...

Yeah, realized that about .000001 seconds after I hit enter......
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   05-31-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 80
  Towing
Views: 3,963
Posted By V65Ozzie
You need a weight distributing hitch. Is the...

You need a weight distributing hitch. Is the trailer equipped with brakes? Surge or electric? If it's electric, install a brake controller. You could beef the rear suspension with heavier springs, or...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   05-31-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,457
Posted By V65Ozzie
My area just dropped the OBD requirement for all...

My area just dropped the OBD requirement for all vehicles on state inspections. No more worries about check engine lights....my abs light is now on permanently, apparently one of the sensors is...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   05-31-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By V65Ozzie
Where to go offroad in NC?

Searched but didn't find a thread dedicated to this. I'm talking legally here, not a trail you found down in the woods that is on private property etc etc.

Brown Mountain has a couple of short...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   05-31-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 53,855
Views: 3,365,212
Posted By V65Ozzie
I got it dirty

Actually, it was over the past couple of days. Took my youngest to Brown Mountain in NC, had a little fun on the short trails. I've only got a 2" lift running on 30's, but nothing there was an issue,...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   03-04-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By V65Ozzie
Upgrading to LED signals/running lights

Got a deal on some LED bulbs, so I decided to install them in the ZJ, did the brake lights and rear signals, got the hyper flash deal, replaced the TS relay with an EP27, fixed that right up. Now,...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   02-18-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,457
Posted By V65Ozzie
Wiggle the key a bit and see if they go out. My...

Wiggle the key a bit and see if they go out. My 98 does this every now and again, wiggling the key fixes it, apparently the lock sticks. Most states don't fail for ABS or Airbag lights, they are...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   02-18-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,185
Posted By V65Ozzie
Check the door drains. Near the bottom of the...

Check the door drains. Near the bottom of the door, where that panel is crimped, usually a slot, two or three of them, if they get stopped up, water can build up and fill the door, once the level...
Jeep Forums: ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum   02-18-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By V65Ozzie
Transmission issue 98 zj 4.0

When it's cold, it won't shift from 2nd to 3rd, once it finally does shift it seems to work, but the 2nd time it shifts it kind of slowly slides into third. After that, it's pretty much fine until it...
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