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Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-02-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 32
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Posted By calvin196
I tried asking admins to remove this thread...

I tried asking admins to remove this thread because it was a false diagnosis where actually my flex plate did not break again after more detailed inspection. They said they don't remove posts unless...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-19-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By calvin196
Make sure all your grounds are good and confirm...

Make sure all your grounds are good and confirm your camshaft position sensor drive gear isn't wrecked. Make sure if you loosen that bolt on your camshaft position sensor to remove it you get...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-19-2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 991
Posted By calvin196
Just get stock motor mounts if you want them. If...

Just get stock motor mounts if you want them. If you want more securely mounted engine just get brown dogs. They're no more than $100 shipped and super easy to install. It also does make a weird...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-19-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 617
Posted By calvin196
01 XJ 4.0 Hydraulic Lifter Destroyed (Replace Rockers & Push-Rods when swapping cam?)

My 01 Cherokee Sport with 4.0 Inline 6 chewed up cylinder 3 exhaust lifter on the bottom. I knew I should have put a new cam in the motor when I rebuilt it October 2015. It lasted about 12,000 miles...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-18-2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By calvin196
Update My Jeep ended up having a trashed...

Update

My Jeep ended up having a trashed lifter, the bottom of the lifter was worn way in to the point there was a hole and it wasn't opening my exhaust valve on cylinder #3. The push rod &...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-18-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,638
Posted By calvin196
It was cracked around the crank both times. The...

It was cracked around the crank both times. The first one broke and the mechanic who replaced it said it was missing bellhousing bolts. Then when I took the engine apart October 2015 to rebuild the...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   01-18-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,638
Posted By calvin196
Okay everyone so I was really pissed off when I...

Okay everyone so I was really pissed off when I made this thread. The knocking ended up being a chewed up lifter which I confirmed after tearing apart the engine. The bottom of the lifter was worn...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   12-25-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,638
Posted By calvin196
That is a very good question to ask.. I had...

That is a very good question to ask..

I had my engine rebuilt October of last year by a VERY reputable engine shop. They resurfaced and re-balanced my crankshaft. They bored everything out and...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   12-25-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,638
Posted By calvin196
*Delete this thread please*

I tried asking admins to remove this thread because it was a false diagnosis where actually my flex plate did not break again after more detailed inspection. They said they don't remove posts unless...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   12-21-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By calvin196
Thanks, I ended up purchasing a 2006 Buick...

Thanks, I ended up purchasing a 2006 Buick Lucerne with a 4.6L V8 today. I need something more luxurious that won't break down every few months. I got a steal on a financing plan @ 2.24% interest and...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   12-20-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By calvin196
I believe the flex-plate is actually the culprit...

I believe the flex-plate is actually the culprit here. I looked under there and it looks cracked again and that would make sense why the engine isn't firing on time. I think the center is broken out...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   12-19-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By calvin196
Angry 01 XJ surging and "misfiring" (HD Video Included) Please Provide Input

Hello,

So I really did miss you guys. It's been almost 11 months "problem free" with my Jeep. Minus (Cruise Control, Rear Defrost, Rear Wiper, Etc..)

Video: https://vid.me/Tgw5 (SHOWS VACUUM...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   07-05-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 598
Posted By calvin196
You should start by letting the jeep run while in...

You should start by letting the jeep run while in park and crawling around it listening for a hissing or tapping sound indicating a leak. Exhaust leaks have a very distinct sound so run the jeep and...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-10-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
This was the rear drive shaft I was working on,...

This was the rear drive shaft I was working on, not the front, so there is no double cardan in the back. That is a possibility but I doubt it since there was a line from previous person who worked on...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-10-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
"Balancing Ball" http://i.imgur.com/2JaaOmy.png...

"Balancing Ball"
http://i.imgur.com/2JaaOmy.png

Not sure if that's actually what its purpose is.
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-09-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,484
Posted By calvin196
The issue has been almost completely solved, to...

The issue has been almost completely solved, to know how read this thread: https://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f11/rear-drive-shaft-worse-3617825/#post33982106
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-09-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
Splines were well lubricated, they have heavy...

Splines were well lubricated, they have heavy grease on them.
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-09-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
Update I rebuilt the rear drive shaft today...

Update

I rebuilt the rear drive shaft today (again). Luckily u joints are lifetime warranty. I noticed something kinda weird though, the balancing weight ball thing was on the axle-side of the...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-09-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
I have new tires and the noise existed before...

I have new tires and the noise existed before them. I did think it could be the wheels but there is no noticeable vibration in the steering wheel, I only feel it in the body of the vehicle. I also...
Jeep Forums: XJ Cherokee Technical Forum   02-09-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 520
Posted By calvin196
The straps were indeed worn out and one of the...

The straps were indeed worn out and one of the caps was spinning in the strap. Although I don't really think this was the issue as this noise was happening before u-joints were replaced. I suppose...
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