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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-04-2012, 01:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,930
Posted By Marvin Gates
As far as durability my friend has a 91 HO...

As far as durability my friend has a 91 HO Camanche with a 5 speed 340K on it and the only thing he had to replace was 1 alternator. If you keep the oil changed you can't hardly hurt the 4.0 motor.
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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-28-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,048
Posted By Marvin Gates
Why couldn't you put a real oiling system in the...

Why couldn't you put a real oiling system in the engine, the oiling system thats in it is appropriate for a (Soap Box Derby Car).
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-06-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,073
Posted By Marvin Gates
Someone is very upset because part of his wrought...

Someone is very upset because part of his wrought iron fence is missing!
:eek: :eek: :(
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-04-2012, 02:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,602
Posted By Marvin Gates
Unhappy The best thing you can do with a prestolite is...

The best thing you can do with a prestolite is throw it as far as you can!
I had one in my 75 Wag, me and the local tow truck driver were on a first name basis. I got a point distributor and never...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-13-2011, 01:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,803
Posted By Marvin Gates
95% of all fords built are still on the road,...

95% of all fords built are still on the road, couldn't make it home! :D :D :D
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-06-2011, 12:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,469
Posted By Marvin Gates
Sorry, but have to do this! Stuka its been a...

Sorry, but have to do this! Stuka its been a long time, I also have an 92 XJ and love it. I love the F.I., its starts and runs no matter what the temp or elevation. Good to see you are still around.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-06-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,513
Posted By Marvin Gates
I saw it in person at the 2003 get together at...

I saw it in person at the 2003 get together at Frazer Park, Ca he lives around the Chino area somewhere.
Its been a long time and my memory is not what it used to be!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-01-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 20,708
Posted By Marvin Gates
I drove a 18 wheeler for 35 years and everytime I...

I drove a 18 wheeler for 35 years and everytime I saw a pickup with stacks, I figured it belonged to a want-a-be truck driver. And they usually had all the cheap crap you get at Pep Boys. 8 or 10...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-18-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,260
Posted By Marvin Gates
Cooper studs work better than anything I have...

Cooper studs work better than anything I have ever used in the winter. We have lots of hard packed snow and ice here.
They are good for 5 winters!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-16-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,112
Posted By Marvin Gates
If you have a Costco near you, their sheep skin...

If you have a Costco near you, their sheep skin seat covers hold up really well. I had them in a FSJ for 4 years and when I sold it I put them in a XJ for the last 5 years. They still are great ($20)...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 12-14-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 17,686
Posted By Marvin Gates
They only thing my friends Sub 6.2 has ever had...

They only thing my friends Sub 6.2 has ever had done is change the fiber part that goes in the fuel pump.
A guy here in Spokane,Wa makes a metal part that replaces it.
Other than that, thats the...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-14-2010, 02:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,094
Posted By Marvin Gates
My daughter bought a new Tahoe in 2000, I had...

My daughter bought a new Tahoe in 2000, I had never heard of heaters in the seats she took me for a ride (mine was on high) after a block or so I said what is going on my A** is on fire, she thought...
Forum: Diesel Swaps 12-14-2010, 02:13 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 17,686
Posted By Marvin Gates
A good friend of mine has a 1988 Suburban with...

A good friend of mine has a 1988 Suburban with the 6.2, it has 240K on it an it runs like new. If you are wanting an asphalt driver they are hard to beat. Its no hot rod by any stretch but a good...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-14-2010, 01:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,395
Posted By Marvin Gates
I just have one question? Who is going to be...

I just have one question? Who is going to be driving the JEEP while you are playing with all this unnecessay junk?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-12-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,982
Posted By Marvin Gates
You are just getting the storms that we have been...

You are just getting the storms that we have been getting for the past 3 weeks (here in eastern Wa) first it was -20 for a while and then it warmed up to 5 above and has been snowing ever since then....
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-01-2010, 02:16 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,263
Posted By Marvin Gates
I had two 360s and got rid of both of them, they...

I had two 360s and got rid of both of them, they have an oiling system comparable to a Briggs & Straton. Whoever designed the oiling system must have been testin LSD when he came up with it!
I bought...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-04-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,174
Posted By Marvin Gates
Every tool you can find (then you...

Every tool you can find (then you "might") have what you need to get home!
LOL
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-28-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,187
Posted By Marvin Gates
Amen Joe, time to drain the swamp!

Amen Joe, time to drain the swamp!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-28-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,263
Posted By Marvin Gates
I get a from laugh people (other than jeep...

I get a from laugh people (other than jeep people) that try to tell you the 360 is a Ford engine or a Dodge. The parts on the outside could be just about anything! I have owned 3 360s one was rebuit...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 06-21-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,841
Posted By Marvin Gates
Go to www.naxja.com (http://www.naxja.com) It is...

Go to www.naxja.com (http://www.naxja.com) It is a website much like this one for XJ's
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 04-25-2010, 01:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By Marvin Gates
Stock gauges are for entertainment only (pure...

Stock gauges are for entertainment only (pure junk)!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 04-25-2010, 01:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,679
Posted By Marvin Gates
Hi Janie, do you think you could make a clutch...

Hi Janie, do you think you could make a clutch leak T/F? LOL Glad to hear it was something easy to fix.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 01-27-2010, 03:03 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 12,199
Posted By Marvin Gates
I go there once or twice a day, I haven't talked...

I go there once or twice a day, I haven't talked with anyone in about 6 months, stick a fork in it cause its dead.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-21-2009, 12:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,222
Posted By Marvin Gates
I've had a red top in my XJ for 6 years and never...

I've had a red top in my XJ for 6 years and never had a problem. Last winter it was gone for 5 months, when I got home it started like I had been driving it everyday.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-06-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,161
Posted By Marvin Gates
I finally figured it out, and I'm back on line.

I finally figured it out, and I'm back on line.
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