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Hey Guys,

I left my Jeep parked outdoor for 10 days. When I came back, took it to the shop for oil change, a huge squirrel nest was discovered under the engine cover.
Luckily no cables or wires were chewed. Is there any repellent that is proven to work against those and other rodents?





 

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I had that happen one autumn. Bastard was knocking pinecones down from the tree, onto my car hauler, and then collecting them and storing them on top of my battery. Good thing I didnt start it, there were tons of shavings between the catalytic converter and its heat shield.

I caught him in the act a few times.


 

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^WOW..that is nasty..:eek:
 
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your lucky...had a co-worker come out to his car after a 12 hour night shift and try to start his 2014 ford focus. Started misfiring badly. popped the hood and a squirrel chewed through his ignition harness and hood liner. Good thing his brother is a mechanic!
 

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I just brought my Jeep, that I drive daily, to the dealership for an oil change. They said they found a small nest inside my engine bay as well. I was so shocked, I forgot to ask where, how big, etc. I had a good look at the passenger side of the engine two weeks back when I put in a dual battery kit and there was no evidence of a nest.

I wonder how quickly they form? I am very interested to hear any methods to prevent this from re-occurring.
 

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I just brought my Jeep, that I drive daily, to the dealership for an oil change. They said they found a small nest inside my engine bay as well. I was so shocked, I forgot to ask where, how big, etc. I had a good look at the passenger side of the engine two weeks back when I put in a dual battery kit and there was no evidence of a nest.

I wonder how quickly they form? I am very interested to hear any methods to prevent this from re-occurring.
Supposedly mothballs work.
 

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An air rifle is a good squirrel repellent.
 
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Moth balls, cat urine, AR-15 , blood meal.

Don't leave it for extended periods works too.
 

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Those nests are nuts
 

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I had that happen one autumn. Bastard was knocking pinecones down from the tree, onto my car hauler, and then collecting them and storing them on top of my battery. Good thing I didnt start it, there were tons of shavings between the catalytic converter and its heat shield.

I caught him in the act a few times.



What tires are you running? (carrier & size) Those lugs are Huge!
 

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What tires are you running? (carrier & size) Those lugs are Huge!
Those are 40" competition Maxxis Trepadors. They come in 37", 40", and finally 42".

Without "tooting my own horn" too much, they arent for the street and are almost $800 a piece. Best tire ever made for the rocks.
 
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