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  1. TJ Technical Discussion
    Alright, so I have no new emergency, I just figured that this would be the correct place to post this in. I bought my 98 TJ 4.0 5 Speed a little shy of two years ago. The mileage I bought it at was 105,xxx. Since then I've had to replace (NOT UPGRADE) oil pump, ENGINE, fuel pump, cap and...
  2. CJ General Discussion
    Hey guys, this is my first motor swap and a bought a Surefire engine from Autozone and my father is dead-set on running conventional engine oil instead of break-in oil on the initial first start up of the engine. He also threw away the papers that came with the motor. I really do not want to...
  3. TJ Technical Discussion
    Hey everyone, so on my way back home one day my engine locked up, long story short, i need a new engine. 4.0L 98 TJ. Now instead of just going back to the regular I6, i see this as a possibility to upgrade. I don't know too much about engines, but I do know a v8 conversion is out of my price...
  4. TJ General Discussion
    Hi guys, just looking for some input on doing a direct replacement myself,well, with my boss who is way more mechanically inclined than myself. We plan on removing it on a Friday night and hope to get the new one in the next day on Saturday. We will be using my Father-in-laws shop which will...
  5. TJ General Discussion
    I have a 2000 2.5ltr wrangler, it's motor was blown a month ago, and has been sitting in my driveway, the mechanic at our local shop didn't really give me a definite answer on what exactly it was, a couple of my buddies said it was a valve tick, and had something to do with the head gasket b/c...
  6. TJ General Discussion
    I found a guy selling a 97 TJ for 5800. He said the jeep has 180,000 miles on it but the engine only has around 50,000. It is a I6 with manual transmission. Im going to look at it tomorrow and hopefully it isnt rusted. Im mainly concerned if I will have any problems with it since he said the...
  7. TJ General Discussion
    Hey all, I'm getting a 97 TJ Sport 4.0L V6 with 180k on it for $3500. It has a small oil leak, which I will be fixing. I want to lift it and put some 33's on it and run it on some trails, but I don't know if the engine will hold up. I'm wanting to start saving for a replacement engine, in case...
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