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Old 05-22-2012, 09:52 PM   #5941
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What I did today; Tried to eye up what size lift is on this jeep..... Got it from my uncle and i've heard everything from 3 inch suspension and 3 inch body to a more reasonable 2.5inch body lift. Those are 33inch tires if that helps. Anyone have any ideas?
EDIT: 2.5 inch suspension. Not Body

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Old 05-22-2012, 09:54 PM   #5942
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Pretty terrible picture, but I had a friend make some 2" white Jeep decals for the center caps on my wheels.

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Old 05-22-2012, 09:58 PM   #5943
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Put it on a tow truck today. I got out from school tried to jump start it and it wouldnt even try.
At least you got to drive away in a jeep
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Old 05-22-2012, 09:59 PM   #5944
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Fed ex dropped off my greaseable sway bar links I ordered from Rockauto.com

I just got finished installing them
I like!! Cool colors, do they come in yellow for MY TJ? Ha!
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Old 05-22-2012, 10:51 PM   #5945
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Has anyone tried the $69.00 chip that's supposed to increase mileage and HP that they have advertised in this forum?
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Old 05-22-2012, 11:09 PM   #5946
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Has anyone tried the $69.00 chip that's supposed to increase mileage and HP that they have advertised in this forum?
No, because the only way to get better mpg from ur Jeep is to not drive it....ha...jk.

But seriously, no I haven't tried it.
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Old 05-22-2012, 11:23 PM   #5947
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Replaced rear pinion seal. Well my dad did. I helped him for 10 mins, left for a haircut and was gone for 20 mins and came back and everything was cleaned up! Didn't take long at all. I was surprised in his work
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Replaced rear pinion seal. Well my dad did. I helped him for 10 mins, left for a haircut and was gone for 20 mins and came back and everything was cleaned up! Didn't take long at all. I was surprised in his work
Any tips or advice? I'm getting ready to replace front and rear pinion seal.
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Old 05-23-2012, 06:52 AM   #5949
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I like!! Cool colors, do they come in yellow for MY TJ? Ha!
No yellow, only saw the blue. That would be cool if they had colors to choose from.
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Old 05-23-2012, 08:34 AM   #5950
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Did the clear turn signal conversion. Looks great on silver.

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Old 05-23-2012, 08:38 AM   #5951
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Any tips or advice? I'm getting ready to replace front and rear pinion seal.
Use on blaster on the driveshaft bolts so they don't break. And check the fluid level while ur in there doin the seal too. That's all I got!
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Old 05-23-2012, 08:39 AM   #5952
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Did the clear turn signal conversion. Looks great on silver.
It blends in. I like that ALOT. Now to only get a silver TJ...
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Old 05-23-2012, 09:05 AM   #5953
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Any tips or advice? I'm getting ready to replace front and rear pinion seal.
One thing that everyone forgets is that you need to heat up the new seal a little before you install it otherwise it will leak again
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Old 05-23-2012, 09:09 AM   #5954
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One thing that everyone forgets is that you need to heat up the new seal a little before you install it otherwise it will leak again
Ah shit
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Old 05-23-2012, 10:20 AM   #5955
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Use on blaster on the driveshaft bolts so they don't break. And check the fluid level while ur in there doin the seal too. That's all I got!
Use what? "on blaster"?
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Old 05-23-2012, 10:22 AM   #5956
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One thing that everyone forgets is that you need to heat up the new seal a little before you install it otherwise it will leak again
How don't go about doing that?
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Old 05-23-2012, 10:37 AM   #5957
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Use what? "on blaster"?
Pb blaster
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Old 05-23-2012, 10:47 AM   #5958
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Pb blaster
Yes. What he said. Damn autocorrect
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Old 05-23-2012, 11:01 AM   #5959
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Yes. What he said. Damn autocorrect
I'm knew this whole jeep/mechanics. What is pb blaster? I'm assuming it's a liquid that comes in a can and it loosens bolts and nuts. I can find it at auto parts store?
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I'm knew this whole jeep/mechanics. What is pb blaster? I'm assuming it's a liquid that comes in a can and it loosens bolts and nuts. I can find it at auto parts store?
Yes in a spray can like WD-40 or Liquid wrench.
You can find it in any auto parts store
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Old 05-23-2012, 11:58 AM   #5961
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At least you got to drive away in a jeep
I can't believe you noticed that.
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Old 05-23-2012, 11:59 AM   #5962
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I can't believe you noticed that.
It's a jeep thing... we notice things like that
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One thing that everyone forgets is that you need to heat up the new seal a little before you install it otherwise it will leak again
How do I go about doing that?
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Old 05-23-2012, 12:08 PM   #5964
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I'm knew this whole jeep/mechanics. What is pb blaster? I'm assuming it's a liquid that comes in a can and it loosens bolts and nuts. I can find it at auto parts store?


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Old 05-23-2012, 12:12 PM   #5965
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That's pb blaster
Awesome, thanks.
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Old 05-23-2012, 12:13 PM   #5966
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That's pb blaster
I've seen it at advance auto before
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Old 05-23-2012, 12:17 PM   #5967
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Well drove it down the road for the first time since new years when it broke. I didn't go far as the exhuast still needs to be done but i had to see how it went down the road. The driveshaft is squealing so i need to check that out and then get it to the exhuast shop i can see its gonna be interesting to see what they need to do as there is not much room. We will see i guess.
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That's pb blaster
Also known as the god of rust
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Old 05-23-2012, 01:21 PM   #5969
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Awesome, thanks.
Anytime! And yes mike, that is a very good nickname for it!
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Old 05-23-2012, 03:06 PM   #5970
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Put a new bumper on the back with a hitch receiver to hold my bike rack.
Took the dog out for a ride with the windows out, smoking a cigar and cranking the stereo.

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