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Forum: JK Tech Forum 11-11-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Hallellujah!!! This has kept me awake at night!...

Hallellujah!!!
This has kept me awake at night!
Wish I could post the video of the engine howling. It sounded just like a shop vac (a noisey one) running in the back ground.

It was the oil...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 11-02-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Did the belt test, as stated above with no change...

Did the belt test, as stated above with no change to the whine.
Looking at doing the smoke test next.

Thanks to all for replies!

Still searching.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 11-02-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
I was thinking water pump too. Then when I took...

I was thinking water pump too. Then when I took all tension of the belt (no pulleys turning) and the whine continued (never even a change in pitch) I pretty much discounted all things driven by the...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 11-02-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
auto

auto
Forum: JK Tech Forum 11-01-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Thanks Don Nobody likes a whiner. :) Especially...

Thanks Don
Nobody likes a whiner. :) Especially when its my jeep whining!!
I did take a video and will try and post it here.
It sounds like a normal engine idle with a loud shop vac running in the...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 10-31-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Took it to dealership and had a mechanic listen...

Took it to dealership and had a mechanic listen to it and he had no idea. Said he had never heard it before.

Eliminated anything on the belt. While it was making the noise I took the belt...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 10-31-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
What really has me puzzled is what whine is only...

What really has me puzzled is what whine is only at idle?
Most whines get worse with increase in rpm's. This noise goes away with any pressure on the gas pedal, doesn't matter if its sitting in the...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 10-31-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Power steering fluid is full. I am starting...

Power steering fluid is full.
I am starting to think intake manifold gasket leak.
Has anyone had this with a 3.8?
Forum: JK Tech Forum 10-30-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By guppy
Help me stop the whining!

Here we go 2009 Rubicon 78,ooo miles. 3.8l

I have a whine ONLY at idle only.

ONLY when the motor is warmed up
.
Does not whine at initial start up if motor is cold.

Touch the gas (any...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-20-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By guppy
I wish that were true but like I said I have two...

I wish that were true but like I said I have two jeeps one has rockstar rims with four winters on them and I have the ballistics with two winters if anything the ballistics get washed more during the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-18-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By guppy
road salt and wheels

I live in the Chicago area. I have been thru 2 winters now with my Ballistic
Jester wheels. (black) The finish is starting to bubble in some areas.
I also have Machined rockstars on my other...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-29-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 24,429
Posted By guppy
14000miles on my 2013 sport and it just happened...

14000miles on my 2013 sport and it just happened to me 2 days in a row.
Fan shut off for 2 seconds then back on.
Both times AC was selected on and fan blower was set to max.
Jeep had been...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 05-07-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By guppy
no pics. I have around 13k on my 2013. Wonder...

no pics. I have around 13k on my 2013.
Wonder if the dealer is going to make an issue out of my 315 70 17 tires and 4.5" back space wheels.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 05-07-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By guppy
Grease on inner wheel

I rotated my tires last night and found my right rear wheel had grease on the inside. Looks like the axle is leaking??
2013 wrangler unlimited so it is under warranty and will be going back to...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 04-03-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
I have been keeping an eye on this. Not sure...

I have been keeping an eye on this. Not sure what to do now as I wiped the area clean and have been checking it...no more grease??
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
Not a lot of flexing, and at only 2.5" TF BB I am...

Not a lot of flexing, and at only 2.5" TF BB I am a little surprised.
I will keep you posted.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 585
Posted By guppy
OH, and by the way, I guess you have the washers...

OH, and by the way, I guess you have the washers correct and mine are installed incorrect for 12k miles. Dooohh!
They work good upside down incase anyone was wondering.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
I cleaned up the area and checked for cuts or...

I cleaned up the area and checked for cuts or cracks in the boot and found nothing. There was a trace of grease at the end of the boot as if it had pushed out.
I am going to keep an eye on it.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 585
Posted By guppy
Mount the shock bottom bolt, then use a floor...

Mount the shock bottom bolt, then use a floor jack (under the suspension) to press the shock up into the upper mounting hole. This should compress the lower rubber enough to get some threads...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
OK Thanks! That was my next question.

OK Thanks!
That was my next question.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
Stock control arms with AEV drop brackets. ...

Stock control arms with AEV drop brackets.
Thanks kjeeper! Are all JKU front drive shafts the same or is a Rubi different from a sport.
And do you have a recommendation for the double carden?
Forum: JK Tech Forum 03-23-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By guppy
front driveshaft

Found some grease off the front driveshaft. (transfer case end)
Is this a boot replace or a driveshaft replace?
2009 Rubicon unlimited 2.5 TF BB, 33"tires.
Forum: JK Tech Forum 02-21-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,179
Posted By guppy
I have this on my 09 Rubicon. Originally the...

I have this on my 09 Rubicon. Originally the steering was pretty flighty or darty? Don't know the best word to describe it, but the fix was adding the
AEV control arm drop brackets and the TF...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 02-18-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 784
Posted By guppy
TF 2.5 budget boost with shock extensions ...

TF 2.5 budget boost with shock extensions $330ish
TF monster adjustable front track bar $240ish
AEV control arm drop brackets $ 99
Will ride and drive as near to stock as...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 02-13-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,917
Posted By guppy
Just to be fair, read the red highlights. I...

Just to be fair, read the red highlights.

I should have put all my info out there.
2013 JKU sport
2.5 AEV lift w/control arm drop brackets.
315 70 17 Duratracs
stock bumpers
TF monster...
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