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Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-17-2003, 01:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 882
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I am currently running a flowmaster 40 with 2.5...

I am currently running a flowmaster 40 with 2.5 inch pipe from stem to stearn. It's got a terrific rumble outside at lower speeds and almost silent cruising the freeways. Inside it's a noticable...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-09-2003, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I got the bolts, studs, and grommets today from...

I got the bolts, studs, and grommets today from Baxters. Even met a fellow member, JeepinJ20 if I remember correctly. I should've gone there in the first place as they knew their stuff and had it in...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-08-2003, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I'm getting prepared to hammer out my mani/carb...

I'm getting prepared to hammer out my mani/carb redo this week and need some help. I've been to every parts store within 10 miles and every time I ask for carb studs and manifold bolts for this swap...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-04-2003, 06:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post My mech is always trying to get me to kick down...

My mech is always trying to get me to kick down the gear ratio in my turd. I have 3.31s in it now but will need to have a good stout all around ratio after I add the 4" lift and bigger tires(31s on...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-30-2003, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,305
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post Even though it's new the coil could be bad. There...

Even though it's new the coil could be bad. There are more than just a few here who have had trouble with their MSD. Not throwing rocks, just an observation.

Welcome aboard.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-28-2003, 05:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 428
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post If it has the hole for venting it may spew oil...

If it has the hole for venting it may spew oil mist all over your engine. Someone else will chime in if I'm wrong.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-28-2003, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 463
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post If it's like the v8 you tighten it down as taught...

If it's like the v8 you tighten it down as taught as you can and then attach a breaker bar to the big tab on the resevoir. On mine you pull it towards the fender well. That is what takes the leftover...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-21-2003, 04:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,198
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post :eek: :eek: :eek: OMG :eek: :eek: ...

:eek: :eek: :eek: OMG :eek: :eek: :eek:

That is prettier than my last 4 wives and they were killers! Simply amazing!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-07-2003, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post you said coil overs "for now"? that...

you said coil overs "for now"? that mean that it HAS to be temporary? Why not keep it if its so much improvement? whats the pricing? my springs sag a lot right now, and the tires have a smidgen of...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-07-2003, 06:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I just did the coil over shocks without the lift...

I just did the coil over shocks without the lift for now. I went from a horribly lopsided and saggy waggy to about 2 1/2 inches of lift and it sits PERFECTLY level. I plan on doing a BJs spring kit...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-01-2003, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post Will simply adjusting the bump stops keep it from...

Will simply adjusting the bump stops keep it from damaging my brake lines? If so I wonder why they didn't either do it themselves or tell me about it. It's Les Schwab which around here is the place...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-01-2003, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post Last year I had some tires and shocks put on at...

Last year I had some tires and shocks put on at what is normally an extremely reputable tire shop. I asked for the largest tire I could fit under my gw without ANY rubbing whatsoever. Mutant that is...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-01-2003, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post My coil over shock install was done today. I was...

My coil over shock install was done today. I was suffering from the same wag sag as most and I can't believe the difference these coil overs made. Pre-install I was at 15" center hub to wheel opening...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-31-2003, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I'm having my custom 3" coil over shocks...

I'm having my custom 3" coil over shocks installed in the morning which is supposed to cure the sag. After that it's getting either JCW replacement springs or BJs 4" left when I finally make up my...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-27-2003, 04:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 982
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post It may seem like a waste but if it was me I'd...

It may seem like a waste but if it was me I'd take it to a shop that does trans fluid changes with a pump system. The pump will help clean out any junk that may be floating around in there. I had my...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-27-2003, 02:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 973
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post The motors almost never go sour as they are...

The motors almost never go sour as they are hardy. Most likely wiring or the switch in your case. I second cleaning the switch as a fix. If you simply want to get the window up for now reverse the...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 05-24-2003, 07:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,346
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post As I understood him it would retain the stock...

As I understood him it would retain the stock springs for now. It mainly would be to simply correct the sag issues until he fabs some custom springs for me next year. I'm in no rush as my 31s are...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 05-24-2003, 02:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,346
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post If you go coilovers aren't you going to have to...

If you go coilovers aren't you going to have to Link it up? I would think that would end up costing more in the long run just getting that all set up so it runs good without...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 05-24-2003, 11:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,346
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I just got back from a friends shop. While the...

I just got back from a friends shop. While the wag was on the lift I was discussing having him install a rustys 4" lift due to my exceedingly saggy rear springs. He took one look at it and showed me...
Forum: Off-Road FSJ Tech 05-20-2003, 09:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,928
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post Please do send them. I need something to even out...

Please do send them. I need something to even out the look of the brushguard. A rear tire carrier would be perfect.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-01-2003, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 972
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post The hydroboost I picked up was $40. They wouldn't...

The hydroboost I picked up was $40. They wouldn't sell it to me unless I took the entire system, so I got everything from the brake pedal forward. I still haven't installed it, but it sure sounds...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-01-2003, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 782
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post I went with the changer and love it. It's hidden...

I went with the changer and love it. It's hidden from view, the remote is nicely tucked away, and it sounds excellent for $75 total investment. It was a no brainer installation and unless I leave the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-29-2003, 11:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,278
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post This follow-up can't come soon enough for my...

This follow-up can't come soon enough for my taste. I have been battling a BS rough idle problem since day one. I've already spent the money on ALL of the previously mentioned fixes and then some....
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-24-2003, 04:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,768
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post Ryan, Either I'm smelling what you're cooking or...

Ryan,

Either I'm smelling what you're cooking or it's laundry week. smile.gif I'll wait to hear if you guys can put something together before I buy from anyone else. You seem like the industrious...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-23-2003, 01:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,768
Posted By wrinkledmeat
Post That's straight from the horses mouth, so to...

That's straight from the horses mouth, so to speak. Again, the thing that makes me want to go their direction is the no bull$h!t way they've gone about their correspondence with me. I would certainly...
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