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Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-14-2007, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,442
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
just replaced the wipers and power steering fluid...

just replaced the wipers and power steering fluid and pump!

How ironic, just went to go start the car and nothing!

I have a brand new 3 month old red top optima and needed a jump... Looks like I...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-14-2007, 11:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,442
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
We are going to Portland and surrounding areas...

We are going to Portland and surrounding areas with some stop overs in Northern Cal and back to L.A.

I have aaa and a huge kit with tools, tape, flash lights, duct tape, extra belts and oil. I will...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-14-2007, 12:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,442
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Best fluids/tune up details for road trip?

I am prepping for a 2500 mile road trip with wife and baby, so I am going to go through the rig.

I already use mobil 1 synthetic / mobil 1 oil filter / K&N Air filter / Champion plugs - gapped a bit...
Forum: Customer Corner: (Vendor product discussions) 03-08-2007, 09:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,401
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Where is Tadsol of Tadracks?

I ve been off line for a good while, do not see him posting around? Are his racks still available?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-02-2007, 11:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,875
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Sounds like the talk of a Quantum Mechanic.

Sounds like the talk of a Quantum Mechanic.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-01-2007, 11:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,875
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Can the likes of a flowmaster exhaust or similar...

Can the likes of a flowmaster exhaust or similar contribute to better gas mileage?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 03-01-2007, 12:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,875
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Fuel Mileage PART 2...

After reading the popular thread - Fuel Mileage, I noticed the amazing variance people are having with their fuel mileage. Some people seem to be getting numbers that others can not believe - close...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-27-2007, 09:38 PM
Replies: 697
Views: 32,900
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
I just glued back together and installed the...

I just glued back together and installed the little needle that tells you what position your tranny is in.

So simple mechanically, but incredibly complex at the same time, some times I wonder what...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-27-2007, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 760
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
So if "Wag - Sag" is so common, is...

So if "Wag - Sag" is so common, is there a fix out there that the forum recomends.

It just bugs me, but I'll get over it, if it is a costly fix.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-27-2007, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 760
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Ill make the measurement first thing in the...

Ill make the measurement first thing in the morning, thanks!

I have never put extreme load on my rig,

Is sag that common?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-26-2007, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 760
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Sagging or not?

For years I thought the slight angle (sag?) on the left side of my grand wagoneer was because of my driveway. Then the other day it looked like it was slightly lower on the left side of the waggy....
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-24-2007, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
thanks all.. I want to go with wood, to match my...

thanks all..

I want to go with wood, to match my Grant Mahogany steering wheel. Dont have a friend with a Lathe, which would solve it...

The metal ones look well made though.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-23-2007, 12:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Any shift knob suggestions?

I have never found a nice knob for my park, neutral, drive, etc.. shift lever.

I would love to find some cool wood or other type after market knob to fit.

Any ideas out there?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-29-2006, 11:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,071
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
I'd have to use a technique that works while the...

I'd have to use a technique that works while the rack is On the vehicle. And I do not want it to get complicated, so I am looking towards the spray can or roll/brush options...

Thanks for the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-29-2006, 01:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,071
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Question Paint a Tad Rack...

I have one of these sweet racks and well it is getting to look a bit gnarley, although structurely it is solid as can be...

Any recomendations on what kind of roll on / brush on black paint of sorts...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-12-2006, 11:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 733
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Electrical mystery?

Get this:

When I start the wagy but before I put my foot on the gas, the amp meter reads at about 8 (I have a yellow top battery in good condition). After I tap the gas and rev motor in park, the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-21-2006, 04:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post I can not say if it is bs or not, it is just what...

I can not say if it is bs or not, it is just what the tech support suggested/calculated by looking at the measurements of both radiators and the L.A. driving condition.

In any case, being that my...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-20-2006, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Well, now I am confused of which way to go.. I...

Well, now I am confused of which way to go..

I spoke with tech support for the heatbuster radiator and he actually recomended the cheaper 3 core over the 4 core for the wagy regarding better fluid...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-20-2006, 05:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post is the gm saginaw better quality then what came...

is the gm saginaw better quality then what came with the wagoneer originally?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-20-2006, 04:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post It looks like the neck of the resevoir tank for...

It looks like the neck of the resevoir tank for the power steering fluid is cracked and spewing the fluids all over..

Any suggestions on an upgrade replacement?

Or where to go for an oem...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-18-2006, 12:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,341
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Yea, this is why it is hard to digest $400 or...

Yea, this is why it is hard to digest $400 or $600 when I hear $200 sounds like it get's very good radiator.

But it sure feels good when you have a great piece of hardware under the hood, would love...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-18-2006, 11:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,341
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Well, it looks like the radiator needs to be...

Well, it looks like the radiator needs to be replaced. I have been looking at the bj's $250 or the alluminum $400 and then there is z&M that are $550 and $650!!!

Then there is autozone and the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-13-2006, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,008
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Ahh beautiful, just cheked them out on line,...

Ahh beautiful, just cheked them out on line, exactly what I was looking for thanks!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-13-2006, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,008
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Any recomendations. I do not mind paying extra...

Any recomendations. I do not mind paying extra and can not stand squeeky cheap pads.

Plus the old wagy sure takes her time to stop with all that weight!...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-10-2006, 08:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,042
Posted By B-itchy Tiger
Post Anyone recomend for a 1989 jeep grand...

Anyone recomend for a 1989 jeep grand wagoneer?

I am putting some fresh 15-50 mobil 1 synthetic in, been running that fro a while with good results..

felt carburator might be sticking a little, Put...
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