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Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 10-28-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,253
Posted By Odie4AZ
I also have a ticking and have been waiting for...

I also have a ticking and have been waiting for it to die. I have checked a lot of sites and found S & J Engines. Reman vs. Rebuilt. Reman use new parts instead of rebuilt using the old parts. ...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 08-23-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 884
Posted By Odie4AZ
I found it cheaper to buy tube steps from ebay...

I found it cheaper to buy tube steps from ebay than multiple pairs of pants....
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-13-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Thanks Tmak... I did not use the heavier oil to...

Thanks Tmak...
I did not use the heavier oil to summer time when nothing else worked...
It was running 5W-30 in winter when it went bad...
Question, if bearing or something else in lower half was...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-13-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
No warranty as he rebuilt it himself... He's a...

No warranty as he rebuilt it himself... He's a retired mechanic... Still don't understand how this only came up after the freeze that night...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-13-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
This motor was just rebuilt by the PO less than...

This motor was just rebuilt by the PO less than 3K miles ago...
Instead of trying to rebuild this one again what do you think of :

Automotix Company Rebuilt Engines
$1,244.00 with 7 year / 70K...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-12-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Gee that's helpful.... Thanks

Gee that's helpful.... Thanks
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-12-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Here is the youtube link: 1990 YJ 2 5L Knock 001...

Here is the youtube link: 1990 YJ 2 5L Knock 001 - YouTube (http://youtu.be/N6P7hgWjmmo)

The knock seems to go away between 1.5 - 2K RPMS and then comes back.
Again here is what I have done so...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-11-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Well once again I have not fixed the problem. I...

Well once again I have not fixed the problem. I changed out the lifters as on these 2.5's it's pretty easy to do. Then changed out the O2 sensor and still have the knock, though slightly...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 05-18-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 706
Posted By Odie4AZ
Where did you find your new engine? I've been...

Where did you find your new engine? I've been looking but can only find a rebuilt from Automotix..
Forum: YJ Build Forum 05-06-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 295
Posted By Odie4AZ
Install Lifter

I have a 2.5L 1990 and have had bad ticking. Removed the first 2 lifters and found #1 (forward most) not looking good, top plugged.

Want to replace but when I dropped in the new lifter it fell...
Forum: YJ Build Forum 04-29-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By Odie4AZ
When I did it I had a ton of smoke while sucking...

When I did it I had a ton of smoke while sucking it up which takes a while, before I finished the smoke ceased. Once I restarted I had no smoke
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 04-04-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,105
Posted By Odie4AZ
All depends on where you live... Thing is you'll...

All depends on where you live... Thing is you'll make out better by parting it out... YJ parts are always in need, and YJ owners are always working on them.... Good luck on what ever you decide to...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 03-22-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By Odie4AZ
I'm in Prescott and will keep an eye out on...

I'm in Prescott and will keep an eye out on craigslist to see if they try to sell them up here... It's happend before..
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 02-02-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Thanks again... Will run it as is and see where...

Thanks again...
Will run it as is and see where it takes me...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-31-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
OK, got the Seafoam into the vehicle.. 1/3 Tank,...

OK, got the Seafoam into the vehicle.. 1/3 Tank, 1/3 Oil, 1/3 Booster Line.

White smoke while using the vacuum line to suck up a little at a time. Then No smoke at all... Once finished with the...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-30-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Great, thanks for the pic... Know exactly where...

Great, thanks for the pic... Know exactly where it is now.
Will try this tomorrow.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-30-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Brake booster line? IS that the only way to...

Brake booster line? IS that the only way to insert the seafoam?
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-29-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
OK, no thickener... I do have 5 -30W in it now. ...

OK, no thickener... I do have 5 -30W in it now.
I'll wait till it's a little warmer to do anything. Today there is still snow on the ground.
Guess I should try the 5-20W next winter.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-28-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
OK. took it to a shop and they told me lifter...

OK. took it to a shop and they told me lifter noise and to drain a quart of oil and add a quart of miracle oil.... Anyone ever try this?
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-17-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Continues.....

Continues.....
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 01-17-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,444
Posted By Odie4AZ
Loud Knocking

Got down to 7 degs over night. Went out in the am and started the engine. There is a very loud knocking sound, seems from front passanger side. I'm thinking the water pump, but could be somehting...
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 01-15-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,699
Posted By Odie4AZ
First off... Great thread, always wondered...

First off... Great thread, always wondered myself..
53 and wish I'd been since 16th B-day..
Forum: YJ General Discussion Forum 12-28-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 727
Posted By Odie4AZ
I've looked for over a year for full hard...

I've looked for over a year for full hard doors... $500 - $900 is a good typical range and if from e-bay another $250 to ship..... Good Luck some have found them much cheaper, mainly depends on...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 12-26-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By Odie4AZ
For me the gaskit made of paper and foil did not...

For me the gaskit made of paper and foil did not work, I also ordered a new manifold as the cost is not much, but the main difference is putting in the higher quality gaskit.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 12-26-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By Odie4AZ
I had the same problem. Header Gaskit, these...

I had the same problem. Header Gaskit, these paper gaskits are not that good,
Used a graphite and problem solved. Even if you change out your manifold think about a better gaskit: JEEP...
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