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Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-23-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By meyerc89yj
Anyone have an opinion on this? I need to let's...

Anyone have an opinion on this? I need to let's the guy who currently owns it know by tomorrow and am still on the fence.
Thanks again!
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-21-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By meyerc89yj
Is an AX-15 right for me?

Hi all,

I'm starting to purchase parts to do a rebuild next spring.

Current specs:

'89 Base
2.5L
Dana 30/35
AX5
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-12-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By meyerc89yj
Lt. Ray T, Getting out of control is part...

Lt. Ray T,

Getting out of control is part of the idea, isn't it? :-)

You are right though, I'm looking to build something balanced and I may be open to 373 to see how it performs. I'm still...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-11-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By meyerc89yj
Thanks for the replies so far. I'm at that...

Thanks for the replies so far.

I'm at that point where I need to "pick something" so that I can start planning the other parts I will need.

I'm 99% certain I will be doing a 350 sbc. (Thanks...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-10-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By meyerc89yj
First Time Builder - Prep work

Hello all,

First off, I will admit up front that this is my first build. My last expereince building anything was in High School when I rebuilt several SBC's and did most eveything else on a...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-07-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,413
Posted By meyerc89yj
This sounds a lot like the problem I just had. ...

This sounds a lot like the problem I just had. It was very frustrating. It ended up being the crank sensor, and like you I didn't think it was the problem. Finally went to my mechanic and he...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-07-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
I went to my mechanic because he's always good...

I went to my mechanic because he's always good about taking care of me :)

He was going to test the fuel pressure, but said he noticed the crank position sensor looked rough. Tested it and that was...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-01-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
Kik, I think you are probably right. I dug...

Kik,

I think you are probably right. I dug out the Hanes manual today and found my way around the fuel rail. Tomorrow I'm going to pick up a fuel pressure test kit and see what I'm getting.

I...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-01-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
Yea, sorry for not being more clear. I...

Yea, sorry for not being more clear.

I asked one of the guys at the auto parts store and he suggested spraying some carb cleaner around the intake to see if the engine raced, if it did, there...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 09-01-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
Have not checked fuel pressure as I don't have...

Have not checked fuel pressure as I don't have anything to check that with.

I had to leave it sit overnight and this morning it fired right up. Drove home and let it idle in garage. Idled...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-31-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
Okay, it's a frustrating day. Coil replaced,...

Okay, it's a frustrating day.

Coil replaced, ICM replaced, plugs, wires, cap and rotor....all replaced.

Same thing. Agh.

I'm back to thinking it has to be a fuel delivery problem, but after...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-29-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
Thanks for the help. I ordered the ICM and will...

Thanks for the help. I ordered the ICM and will give that a go. The Coil is in stock, so if I still have problems, I can easily go get that and through it on.

I'll also be buying a new set of...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-27-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By meyerc89yj
89 Wrangler Dead - Ignition Module?

Hello all.

My Wrangler died today. :-)

I had recently replaced the fuel tank, and because of a planned upgrade in under the hood, did not replace the fuel pump. Because I assumed Murphy's...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-22-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 617
Posted By meyerc89yj
I just did this on my 89 Yj 2.5L. The skid plate...

I just did this on my 89 Yj 2.5L. The skid plate carries the bulk of the weight of the tank and all the crap that gets kicked up gets stuck between the skid plate and tank.

I don't know if it is...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-22-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,055
Posted By meyerc89yj
SOLUTION: It was a little of everything. ...

SOLUTION:

It was a little of everything.

When the parking brake was released, the light remained on. The pedal (E-brake), though, was loose with lots of play. Holding it up all the way also...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-19-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,055
Posted By meyerc89yj
Light still on after complete rear brake rebuild....

Light still on after complete rear brake rebuild. I'm going to check the switch today, since that's an easy one. If that isn't it, I will take a pool at the proportioning valve idea.
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-19-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By meyerc89yj
Well, I did use some weather striping, but word...

Well, I did use some weather striping, but word to the wise...don't buy the thickest stuff out there like I did. There isn't much clearance around the tank and skid plate. I ended up removing a...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-19-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
Hi nubby55, It's a 2.5, 5 cyl. Currently I...

Hi nubby55,

It's a 2.5, 5 cyl. Currently I have the new tank in and the rollover valve currently out of the system. I put a bolt in the end of the line where the valve was and clamped in down so...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-17-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By meyerc89yj
New Gas Tank Tips

Hi all,

I plan to do a short write-up with pictures once I complete my new gas tank install. I'm looking for a few tips from those of you that have done this before.

The tank rests on the...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-17-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
Okay everyone...thanks for all the help, and...

Okay everyone...thanks for all the help, and sorry to post so many times, but I have the parts ordered.

The part I was workgin with can be seen here: ...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-17-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
I think this is the rollover valve, but I'm...

I think this is the rollover valve, but I'm having a tough time finding one any place. Any ideas?
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-17-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
Hi all, thanks for the advice. I got it off. I...

Hi all, thanks for the advice. I got it off. I determined there was little fuel in the tank (1-1.5gal) and so I poked around until I found the spot that was leaking. I helped that spot...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-16-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
LOL. Thanks jokerchief462. I actually thought...

LOL. Thanks jokerchief462. I actually thought about blowing some air through the area to keep the fumes from accumulating. I may have to do just that.

I'll make sure the fire extinguisher is...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-15-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,676
Posted By meyerc89yj
YJ Leaking Fuel tank removal help

Hello all,

I decided that since I now have a new fuel tank and straps, it is time to pull off the old tank. Why is that always easier to say then actually do?

Almost every nut is rusted to...
Forum: YJ Tech Forum 08-15-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,055
Posted By meyerc89yj
Quick Update...as I mentioned, I hadn't replaced...

Quick Update...as I mentioned, I hadn't replaced the pass. side brake shoes yet, so today I decided to...and found another bad wheel cylinder. That's probably the cause of the brake light because...
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