JeepForum.com - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 20 of 250
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Mr. Bitey
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-02-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 663
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Mine is nice and pink, with about 25k/18mo on it....

Mine is nice and pink, with about 25k/18mo on it. Honestly looks new. And as I've mentioned many times here, I beat the living snot out of her. Yours does not look so hot, especially after only...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-02-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Not sure what OEM used, but do know from a number...

Not sure what OEM used, but do know from a number of years designing dairy production machines that low grade stainless does rust in time as well. 304 stainless is better than steel, but does have...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-02-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
While true, as I even possess brake fluid test...

While true, as I even possess brake fluid test strips that check for copper, in the near 4 decades I have been wrenching I've yet to see a line rot from the inside out. Every single one I have...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-02-2021, 07:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Brake lines generally rot from the outside in. ...

Brake lines generally rot from the outside in. If they pass a visual inspection, you will more than likely be fine. Even a shop would probably only replace the one if all else looks fine. However...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-01-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 51,061
Views: 4,947,908
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I added a tee right at the sending unit for mine....

I added a tee right at the sending unit for mine. I seem to recall cDee saying he did the same - I think he even posted a pic somewhere of the tee itself. My temp gauge is sourced from the bleed...
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   12-01-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 685
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I should probably add that with no load and the...

I should probably add that with no load and the bags 30psi, it is a pretty stiff ride. Her tail can really get hopping in the city over seams in the concrete....
Jeep Forums: YJ Wrangler Technical Forum   12-01-2021, 02:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 685
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Air Lift has kits for the YJ - check their web...

Air Lift has kits for the YJ - check their web site for the right kit if you are interested.

I have a set of Air Lift 1000 bags in the back of my WJ. I put them in the prevent sag when I...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-01-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Unfortunately, you're right. If they can cut...

Unfortunately, you're right. If they can cut cost, they will cut cost.....
Jeep Forums: WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum   12-01-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I should add that the connectors can get...

I should add that the connectors can get corroded, especially if your area uses salt in the winter. You might try and plug and unplug any/all trans connectors a few times to cut through any...
Jeep Forums: WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum   12-01-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Depends on your own skill level. If you have the...

Depends on your own skill level. If you have the 545RFE, I am pretty sure the NSS is part of the Transmission Range Sensor. That is part of the solenoid module, which is mounted on top of the valve...
Jeep Forums: WK2 Grand Cherokee Forum   12-01-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Ghost of Jeeps past?? :dunno:

Ghost of Jeeps past?? :dunno:
Jeep Forums: Paint and Body   12-01-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By Mr. Bitey
+1. If you rattle can it, I would bet that you...

+1. If you rattle can it, I would bet that you will NOT be happy with the results, even if you get a Duplicolor matched can. Unless that can came from the exact same batch as your OEM finish...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-01-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I can't say I've ever heard of your mechanic's...

I can't say I've ever heard of your mechanic's concern before, but perhaps someone that has will chime in here. I can say that replaced the entire line to the rear axle, and had no issues. There is...
Jeep Forums: General Jeep & Off-Road Equipment   12-01-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Sorry to hear they are having so much trouble -...

Sorry to hear they are having so much trouble - always been happy with them. But of course my being happy has nothing to do with their employees being happy. Hope they get it worked out. Glad they...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   12-01-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Only times I've seen them come apart is when they...

Only times I've seen them come apart is when they weren't properly tightened. As such, if they didn't come apart or leak right away, they are probably fine. But, you certainly aren't wrong - flared...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-30-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,082
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I have spliced in sections of line before with...

I have spliced in sections of line before with compression unions many times. But only on absolute beaters. I also keep a couple unions and some copper line in my road side emergency kit. The...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-30-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,372
Posted By Mr. Bitey
Yes, but since they use a nut instead of a worm...

Yes, but since they use a nut instead of a worm gear, sometimes it takes some tweaking to get the screw and nut lined up without cross threading. That problem magnifies with smaller clamps. If you...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-30-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,372
Posted By Mr. Bitey
That looks like the hose I used. Can't say if...

That looks like the hose I used. Can't say if the fittings are correct. I pieced fittings together from a bin in my shop....
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-29-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,372
Posted By Mr. Bitey
I used 3/8" 6AN poly line. If you use rubber...

I used 3/8" 6AN poly line. If you use rubber hose, be sure and use hydraulic hose as not all fuel hose is reinforced. Before I upgraded to AN fittings, I used fuel line clamps for 10-12mm line from...
Jeep Forums: WJ Grand Cherokee Forum   11-29-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,372
Posted By Mr. Bitey
IIRC, I lost less than a quart. Not much comes...

IIRC, I lost less than a quart. Not much comes out of the trans. It will be mostly from the lines and the cooler....
Showing results 1 to 20 of 250

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome