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Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-15-2015, 08:47 PM
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Posted By MadMike84
Well if you start having trouble again and you...

Well if you start having trouble again and you haven't tried yet , you can also try cleaning the IAC valve. That helped me awhile back. Glad to hear your compression is good!

There's a lot of...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-15-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By MadMike84
Some good videos on YouTube on checking 02...

Some good videos on YouTube on checking 02 sensors.

I'm more interested in the compression results. Did you do a wet test and a dry test?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-15-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By MadMike84
What were your comp results ?

What were your comp results ?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-15-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By MadMike84
Oops didn't read it all the way... When's the...

Oops didn't read it all the way... When's the last time you changed your plug wires?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-15-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By MadMike84
Head bolts

Don't have my original head bolts anymore and the set they gave me has 4 stud bolts and 6 regular bolts. I thought it was suppose to be 5 and 5. Does it matter? This is the second time I've seen...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-14-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Just got a call from the shop. Head was...

Just got a call from the shop. Head was definitely warped. So I learn another hard hard lesson hahaha....
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 04-12-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Yea the head is currently at the machine shop....

Yea the head is currently at the machine shop. It's been there for a week and a half. I'm getting impatient. The guy told me "umbrella seals" will ride like that. I don't know enough about it to...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-31-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By MadMike84
Thanks ! I've been checking long blocks out but...

Thanks ! I've been checking long blocks out but damn they're expensive. Might have to suck it up tho. Haha
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-29-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By MadMike84
Anyone have engines for sale?

I have a 2000 Jeep Wrangler. 2.5L 4 cyl. Anyone have a motor they wanna part with that's in decent shape? If so let me know I may be needing one soon. Thanks!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-29-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Maybe someone can lend some advice. If you at my...

Maybe someone can lend some advice. If you at my valve stem oil seals closely. They are riding up on my valve. This doesn't seem right to me!! What the heck is up with that?
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-19-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Didn't mean to post that inline thing twice....

Didn't mean to post that inline thing twice. Anyway, I understand what your saying now. And yes I agree long block sounds like the best solution.
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-18-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
I should have put more info bout my engine in...

I should have put more info bout my engine in first post. Maybe a dumb question but is a 2.5 4banger considered a long block? (Long block= inline block)
Unfortunately that's what I have....
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-18-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
I was looking at some 350 TBI engines. I'm kind...

I was looking at some 350 TBI engines. I'm kind of scared of the tbi part because I've never worked on them. I'm going to keep researching for now and see what I can come up with. as of right now...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-18-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
I just flushed for days about 6 months ago. I...

I just flushed for days about 6 months ago. I make sure I backflush the heater core also. I've been having a problem with the spitting and sputtering a lot and loss of power. It's been starting...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-17-2015, 03:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Cool I'll look into that!

Cool I'll look into that!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-16-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Edit* Buy another "jeep" with a 4.0

Edit*

Buy another "jeep" with a 4.0
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-16-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
I didn't do the wet test because I just changed...

I didn't do the wet test because I just changed the rings not too long ago. I guess I should have did it just to be certain. And I was checking the head and block myself with feeler gauges and a...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-15-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Can't even get a convo going with u guys thanks!...

Can't even get a convo going with u guys thanks! Happy jeeping!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-14-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
I just read some stuff online and these results...

I just read some stuff online and these results are horrible... Sounds like a new engine or this engine goes back to the machine shop!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 03-14-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 656
Posted By MadMike84
Compression test results

Cyl #1 = 70 psi
Cyl #2 = 72 psi
Cyl #3 = 70 psi
Cyl #4 = 120 psi

Boo! Does this confirm a blown head gasket? Dry test at operating temp. Been running rough no milky oil but I do have sludge in...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 08-08-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By MadMike84
Ran the jeep around today after installing new...

Ran the jeep around today after installing new lifters. And fighting my dist. I installed it wrong after I turned the engine with it out. Haha thank god for fsm's. Sounded a lot better and seems like...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 08-06-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By MadMike84
I think the knocking is from top end not from...

I think the knocking is from top end not from bottom end. I pulled the pan anyway to check things out . Rods and mains are tight no hot spots. So maybe (I'm hoping anyway) I've got a lifter going...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 08-04-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By MadMike84
Well thanks to those of you who replied. I do...

Well thanks to those of you who replied. I do still hear a bit of a knock. I'd say I wore some bearings alittle from the coolant. Oh well... I'm gonna keep my eye on wrecked jeeps or very low priced...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 08-04-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By MadMike84
1363097 Who says you need easy outs? 3/16"...

1363097

Who says you need easy outs? 3/16" drill bit and a t27 bit took it right out !!!! Broke a manifold bolt. Oops!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 08-03-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 568
Posted By MadMike84
Yea i checked all that. I couldn't see any...

Yea i checked all that. I couldn't see any damage. But I will do a compression test ASAP. I drove it to the store and back and it did good. No ticking. Man I hope it holds up this time. I don't wanna...
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