A name that part and can i do this thread! - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 09-21-2010, 11:03 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
Mindcrime's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 32
A name that part and can i do this thread!

Im in the process of wiring my windshield lights, and wanted to know what is the black lip thing at the bottom beside the windshield motor inside the cowl




I push it a bit down and passed the cables from the motor through there and then pull it back to its position is that ok? Or do i need to drill a hole

Thanks

Mindcrime is offline   Quote
Old 09-21-2010, 11:14 PM   #2
WINNAR!!!!!!
 
MR.CLIFFORD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: THE PROVING GROUNDS
Posts: 6,634
That part is called a jeepforum. And no.. you shouldn't attempt it by yourself.

MR.CLIFFORD is offline   Quote
Old 09-21-2010, 11:25 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
Mindcrime's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 32
Dint know about hot links

Here:

Mindcrime is offline   Quote
Old 09-22-2010, 09:23 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
burton160w's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Underneath my TJ
Posts: 1,639
Now I may be mistaken but it's one of the intake cowls that ends up getting clogged with debris and leaves and allows water to leak into the passenger side compartment. It's simple to test if it's okay, take a hose and spray water at it! If you're leaking on the passenger side, then that's not gonna work and use another firewall.
__________________
It's got a Willy's body, a Chevy engine, Ford axles, GM transmission, and Dodge steering components... it must be a Wrangler.
burton160w is offline   Quote
Old 09-22-2010, 12:07 PM   #5
Jeeper
 
erickpl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Alabama
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via AIM to erickpl
Yep that is the cowl drain.
__________________
-Paul

-97 TJ with a few mods. PM with questions.
erickpl is offline   Quote
Old 09-22-2010, 03:16 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
Mindcrime's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 32
got it, thank guys!

i asked because i push it down a bit to pass the windshield lights wire but i don't want water leaking into the engine so i guess i will just drill a hole a bit more tot he upside

thanks!


* the pic is not mine, i found it, but i guess ill dril a hole in the same place as in the pic*
Mindcrime is offline   Quote
Old 09-22-2010, 08:42 PM   #7
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: San Jose Calif.
Posts: 1,006
Come on!!!!! BBQed hot links are good.

03 RUBI is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:18 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC