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Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-29-2013, 09:35 PM
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Posted By bluesky
Right...i think that I was freaking myself out...

Right...i think that I was freaking myself out and misunderstanding what the Haynes manual said. I thought I had to remove the oil pump housing which involved Top Dead Centering and so on...and that...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 05-29-2013, 09:15 PM
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Posted By bluesky
I would put emphasis on what Bransford asked...

I would put emphasis on what Bransford asked you...was your battery load tested by someone who knows what they are doing? Awhile back I had my battery tested at Napa and they said it was good, I...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-29-2013, 02:56 PM
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Posted By bluesky
2000 jeep surging and jerking on up hill grades

A few weeks ago my jeep would not turn over, it was dark, wet and snowing so I figured I'd hitchhike to work and try later. Later it would start then immediately stall out. Check light came on with...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 05-29-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By bluesky
Over a year and a half have gone by and no...

Over a year and a half have gone by and no charging issues! After putting in the new battery and terminals she ran like a champ this whole time. No more alternators! Case closed...for now :)
My...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 11-14-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By bluesky
Alternator replacement

My experience with replacing the alternator in my 2000 wrangler was, learn to start with the simple things first. Jumping the battery on occasion is not bad for the voltage regulator and the pcm or...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 07-05-2011, 12:43 PM
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Posted By bluesky
How do you test a voltage regulator within the ECM?

I have a 2000 wrangler which has the voltage regulator built inside the ECM (electric control module) or PCM (power train control module). Does anyone have any suggestions or help on how to test this...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 06-28-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By bluesky
(Thanks Jerry) Damn well it sounds like the...

(Thanks Jerry) Damn well it sounds like the cardone alts aren't too great! If I have to get another alternator I will definitely get a mopar and I'll never get a small rebuild again! They're just...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 06-28-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By bluesky
Thanks to everyone for their help and suggestions!

My jeep started right up yesterday as if nothing was wrong! Can you beleive it!? No check gauges light or anything! So I made the trip down napa, to have her alternator tested (the one i just put in...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 06-28-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By bluesky
Thanks for your advice, yea I think I've just had...

Thanks for your advice, yea I think I've just had some bad luck with these rebuilds, next time I'm getting the original equipped alternator, its just so hard to find! Thanks again :)
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 06-27-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By bluesky
Thanks for burning up alternator info

Thanks for the info! Tension seems good, I put in a new serpentine belt when I put in alternator #2 and it seems nice and snug. And my jeep is stock so I don't have any aftermarkets that require more...
Forum: TJ Tech Forum 06-27-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By bluesky
My 2000 wrangler is burning up alternators like a chain smoker!?

Hi, I have a 2000 with a straight 6, 4.0. I have replaced the alternator 4 times in the last 6 months, each time it runs great for a month then the check gauges light comes on and the voltmeter shows...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 06-27-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By bluesky
Hi did you ever figure out what was causing the...

Hi did you ever figure out what was causing the ecm/pcm problem in your 2000? I am having a similar problem with my 2000 wrangler, so I figured I'd check. Thanks :)
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