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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-05-2022, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By letank
very good, here is a link to the...

very good, here is a link to the Dakar


https://www.dakardantan.com/paris-dakar-1980/paci-freiburghaus,jeep+wagoneer,203.html


weight loss with fabric doors in 1980
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-02-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By letank
I always put the bike in the cargo area... in...

I always put the bike in the cargo area... in fact I could throw the 2 kids and mine... as well.


Otherwise it is a good idea to check the clearance when going over deep gutters... or rutted forest...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-26-2022, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By letank
adjusting the switch on the column is a b##ch......

adjusting the switch on the column is a b##ch... the TSM gives you directions weather you have tilt or no tilt column because the switches are different... and install differently...

for years I did...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-20-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By letank
No need for the thermostat to be opened, start...

No need for the thermostat to be opened, start pressure test at 6 to 8 psi... then increase if needed, but by 8 psi most of the leaks appear , remember that the max is 15-16psi
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-19-2022, 02:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By letank
195 is a lot! something is dragging, are both...

195 is a lot! something is dragging, are both sides the same temp?

How is your mileage?... not good with dragging brakes!

I have the habit of checking for wheel temp on long drive when...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-19-2022, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By letank
The fact that it is happening after you drive a...

The fact that it is happening after you drive a bit sounds like thermal expansion with leak and reseal when the 2 dissimilar metals set tight.


Do a cooling pressure test to confirm the origin of...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 11-18-2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,890
Posted By letank
Beautiful, cheers to your hard work... what kind...

Beautiful, cheers to your hard work... what kind of polishing accessory/compound did you use for the grille and the bumper, that is quite some blink, blink!


Good find on the carpeting, I have some...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-14-2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By letank
missed this one... as you do not have smog...

missed this one... as you do not have smog test... if the check valves are not blowing exhaust gas in the engine bay, remove the air pump, there might be some residual air popping from the check...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-12-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By letank
Cheers to your obstination... this is what FSJ...

Cheers to your obstination... this is what FSJ owners are all about... keep trying until it runs!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-11-2022, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By letank
great find... as for the PV see post...

great find... as for the PV see post #16

http://www.ifsja.org/forums/vb/showthread.php?t=191052
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-11-2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 17,184
Posted By letank
with nuclear fusion, I would DD... not really it...

with nuclear fusion, I would DD... not really it is impossible to park the land yacht in town... the motorcycle is my DD
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-11-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 347,195
Posted By letank
thank you for the pict, now I understand, I have...

thank you for the pict, now I understand, I have different hub covers, that screw from the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-10-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By letank
I had the same issue, starts fine, drives well...

I had the same issue, starts fine, drives well with choke, then sputter at warm idle! Yes the vacuum gauge will show a continuous drop.

Remove the venturi booster and blow the idle tubes with your...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-09-2022, 07:58 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 347,195
Posted By letank
very nice seats, and even a better idea about the...

very nice seats, and even a better idea about the locktite / thread locker with the goo for the hubs bolts, what do you have on the street side for the hub bolts?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-09-2022, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3,596
Views: 507,672
Posted By letank
I drove it... a bit less than 400 miles... almost...

I drove it... a bit less than 400 miles... almost flawless as it turned past 229Kmiles, except for more rust discovered on the hood... and the battery hold down area... all...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-27-2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,005
Posted By letank
The black connector looks like the connector for...

The black connector looks like the connector for the carb bowl vent solenoid


https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/download/file.php?id=7130

the white connector seems like an alternator plug
Forum: General Chit-Chat 10-17-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 381
Posted By letank
some Moab trails to be permanently closed

In case it has been missed:


the BLM is hosting a public comment period for the Labyrinth/Gemini Bridges Travel Management Plant from September 7, 2022 to October 7, 2022. Written comments may be...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 10-05-2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 347,195
Posted By letank
Indeed it is a pain... when I did mine many, many...

Indeed it is a pain... when I did mine many, many years ago... I had the same very annoying issues, but being a short tempered guy, I slackened the catch and slightly bent the metal edge to recessed...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 09-27-2022, 07:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,347
Posted By letank
It is going to be a few challenging years ahead...

It is going to be a few challenging years ahead and probably for the upcoming generation. The war in Ukraine has curtailed energy and food sources for a lot of people worldwide.

We can always use...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-25-2022, 07:26 PM
Replies: 619
Views: 347,195
Posted By letank
Impressive how to, thank you for posting the...

Impressive how to, thank you for posting the steps for the headliner install.


Yes the corner pieces fit randomly sometimes, if you do not tuck the OEM headliner right, then there is an extra layer...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-20-2022, 10:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,004
Posted By letank
I'll take only a 20% fee on the savings that you...

I'll take only a 20% fee on the savings that you can gain.... PM me.... just kidding i have no financial interests in this venture... albeit, if I am in that city, I will probably take a...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-31-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By letank
the seat belt planet replacement is less...

the seat belt planet replacement is less imposing, no box, a bit more exposure

the belt roller (https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/download/file.php?id=10441)

and the tag

The tag...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-31-2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By letank
here we...

here we go


https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=10163


https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=19361


https://www.fsjnetwork.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=22733
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-29-2022, 07:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,200
Posted By letank
good idea, T -shirt in 1 small, 1 med, 2 Large,...

good idea, T -shirt in 1 small, 1 med, 2 Large,

thank you
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 08-19-2022, 02:38 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 280,992
Posted By letank
Your engine temp is fine, the fan clutch is...

Your engine temp is fine, the fan clutch is working, when the fan clutch starts to fail your temp will crawl up there.

As for the gap, I tried to fill the gap, and drove for a few years... then at...
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