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Forum: YJ Build Forum 08-23-2014, 11:28 PM
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Posted By kywaterman
check the bottom link in my sig

check the bottom link in my sig
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 07-16-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 356
Posted By kywaterman
I have a buddy who is a local Rough Country...

I have a buddy who is a local Rough Country dealer. In talking with him numerous times about business things he tells me that most the time that what is listed on the rc website is the best he can...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-16-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By kywaterman
I'm simply using a 2in filter on mine, had to...

I'm simply using a 2in filter on mine, had to trim the stud to get clearance. Im running a throttle body though so most likely later on i'll remove the little spacer piece that goes between it and...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-16-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By kywaterman
So what front axle do you have right now at the...

So what front axle do you have right now at the moment? A stock yj is driver side drop. So if the 4wheel drive is all hooked up then the axle has been swapped.
The difference is a Dodge and Chevy...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 07-16-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By kywaterman
With a 90 model being tbi vs a 92 thats multiport...

With a 90 model being tbi vs a 92 thats multiport I would think there would be a great deal of differences. I've read that yes on a multi port 2.5 going to a multi port 4.0 is a simple swap just...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-14-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 479
Posted By kywaterman
You'll need a 36mm socket for the axle nut, and...

You'll need a 36mm socket for the axle nut, and be prepared its gonna be tight. If you dont have an impact gun find some one that does. Also a 12 or 13mm 12 point socket to remove the three bolts...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 07-14-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By kywaterman
Check second link in my sig, its a directory of...

Check second link in my sig, its a directory of threads on Chevy motor swaps. Links to a lot of good info on Lsx swaps. For the money a Lsx motor is the most bang for your buck, IMO. Looking back I...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 06-20-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By kywaterman
I myself, yes. BuildemBig would say Ford, 2xs (I...

I myself, yes. BuildemBig would say Ford, 2xs (I think is who it is) would say Dodge. Everyone has different opinions and all three make good motors. It boils down to which do you know better, which...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 06-20-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By kywaterman
Hes driving a Dodge what do you expect? lol

Hes driving a Dodge what do you expect? lol
Forum: YJ Build Forum 06-20-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,625
Posted By kywaterman
Correct my 2.5 was an 89 so it was a throttle...

Correct my 2.5 was an 89 so it was a throttle body motor. The later models may be too high of pressure, idk how much pressure the stock regulator can handle, would be handy to know though....
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-20-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By kywaterman
First time i took the doors off my old cj they...

First time i took the doors off my old cj they were stuck, sprayed them with wd40 leaned back in the seat threw my foot up on the door and pushed and pulled back in forth for 10-15minutes while...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 06-19-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,625
Posted By kywaterman
:pcwhack::beerme: haha it happens

:pcwhack::beerme: haha it happens
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-19-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By kywaterman
Its goes to a port on the intake manifold, if the...

Its goes to a port on the intake manifold, if the port is clogged then it needs to be cleaned out.
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 06-19-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By kywaterman
You could do the whole v8 swap for just the cost...

You could do the whole v8 swap for just the cost of the 4bt motor itself. Its a really cool swap but takes deeper pockets than I have. Also kinda going along with what 4jeep said, if ya break down...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 06-19-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,625
Posted By kywaterman
looking good, it all looks quite nice, glad to...

looking good, it all looks quite nice, glad to see you've still been making progress. On a note about the fuel pump, even though its already switched, the factory pump works fine an dandy. Thats what...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-18-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By kywaterman
Thats the MAP sensor, it goes to live vacuum....

Thats the MAP sensor, it goes to live vacuum. Thats what is causing your high idle, Im not sure where it plugs into on that motor but that is what it is, so should make it easier to find out.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-17-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By kywaterman
beat bang and cuss and it'll come off. The rust...

beat bang and cuss and it'll come off. The rust just causes them to stick, try taking a pry bar and sticking between the leaf spring brackets and the leaf spring (between the two arrows in the second...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 06-16-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By kywaterman
listen to this guy^^^ he knows his stuff when it...

listen to this guy^^^ he knows his stuff when it comes to the ford powered swaps.
Forum: YJ Build Forum 06-16-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By kywaterman
Theres no real cheap or easy way, unless you luck...

Theres no real cheap or easy way, unless you luck up on a deal. A thing you have to keep into consideration is length. A full size trucks drivetrain is quite long. That equals a short driveshaft. You...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-16-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By kywaterman
Its not a "hard" job but can be an involved one....

Its not a "hard" job but can be an involved one. Remove wheel, and brake drum, shoes and springs. Remove diff cover, remove c clip and pull out axle shaft then pull out seal (can be difficult, having...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-16-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By kywaterman
dont hold me to it but i believe ones from 67-72...

dont hold me to it but i believe ones from 67-72 chevy trucks would work... but not gonna find those in a salvage yard that are in good shape. buying a new set would be easiest.... they aren't all...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-16-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By kywaterman
I was actually just looking at them last night on...

I was actually just looking at them last night on Quadratec. They have fronts, rears and all the pieces to go along with them, like brackets and trim pieces. Quadratec is a sponsor of the forum and I...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-16-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 959
Posted By kywaterman
Lol yeah my name come from my job, do love being...

Lol yeah my name come from my job, do love being on the water fishing though. but anyways... Yeah the little stuff really adds up. Even just all the fluids from my swap was something I hadn't really...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-16-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By kywaterman
Just now realized you were the build thread I...

Just now realized you were the build thread I posted on too. Yeah shoot me a pm any time and I'll try and help. Going with a carb your wiring wont be too tough. I went with a different chassis...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 06-15-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By kywaterman
Generally you want them close to the front to...

Generally you want them close to the front to give you as much driveshaft length as you can, and to be able to remove distributor without having to pull the motor ha. But also need to save room for a...
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