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Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-17-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By jeepman42
Wink Thanks for this . My limited exp w 2 GW's &...

Thanks for this . My limited exp w 2 GW's & reading on this forum says that Jeep didn't always have exact standards yr after yr.
Replacement rt. exhaust mani. was '88 w thru bolts to exhaust...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-09-2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By jeepman42
Will ck. Garage Journal. Kind of felt top&...

Will ck. Garage Journal.
Kind of felt top& bottom of range might be off? So ideally ,I need a 50-250ft.lb.wrench.
Thanks for answers.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-09-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By jeepman42
Proper torque wrench?

Uncle. Can't find ans. online.-If headbolt recommended tightening is 150ft.lbs. ,should you use a torque wrench rated higher than 150lbs?
Assume my 150lb wrench has been recalibrated @ 50lb.
This...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-07-2022, 09:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 552
Posted By jeepman42
Thank you. Todays list :Reread TSM ...

Thank you.
Todays list :Reread TSM
Ck. for through bolt.
Plenty of small items to get ready for reassembly- like the idea of having a list.
Still waiting on heads...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 03-04-2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By jeepman42
Another note , on the headliner taking sag out...

Another note , on the headliner taking sag out may cause short fit @ sides esp to rear. ie. sag looked bad ,but fit was better?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-04-2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 552
Posted By jeepman42
Smile Will use my'85 TSM Have Craftsman thread chasers...

Will use my'85 TSM
Have Craftsman thread chasers for bolts & holes.
Any lubricant on orig. bolts?-seems I've seen a thread on this but where?
Appreciate the help provided.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-04-2022, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By jeepman42
Talking Good line! One of mine , only to myself was...

Good line!
One of mine , only to myself was "Having to wear these rubber gloves all the time is not too bad. No one knows I still have grease under my fingernails after this last weekend"
Thanks...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 03-01-2022, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By jeepman42
Correction ,Essex colors are minimal. Also...

Correction ,Essex colors are minimal.
Also someone mentioned, thicker carpet = harder vacuuming- attest to this w my '90 orig garnet carpet!!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-01-2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By jeepman42
Will do, thank you . Wish I had been an auto...

Will do, thank you .
Wish I had been an auto mech. instead of a dentist for the last 50 yr. This actually was one of my alternate careers! My hands did stay cleaner & I was very good @ what I...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-01-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By jeepman42
Got it ,Letank , dry heads . little 'gray' on...

Got it ,Letank , dry heads . little 'gray' on intake.
Rang, like Lucas products. Have Lubriplate 199, But , anything that looks like snot is intrigueing?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-01-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 552
Posted By jeepman42
Question Actually they look good. Problem in searching the...

Actually they look good.
Problem in searching the web. Too many varied opinions Most rec replacing bolts! As a novice Head jobber LOL, I don't know . it does seem hard to believe 1/2 inch bolts...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-28-2022, 10:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By jeepman42
Head reinstall?

Supposed to get my 360 heads back end of week.
Most ? head gasket sets say install wo sealer.
However, one rebuild suggests small ant of grey(high heat) silicone around inside & outside of water...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-28-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By jeepman42
Cool Cam install lube

One u tube vid suggests graphite spray before also using lubriplate or manufacturer supplied lube.
Maybe bacon grease would work as well?
Opinions please
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 02-28-2022, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By jeepman42
Some Prissy thoughts?

10,000 issues come up on our Jeeps but it seems hard to find answers to lots of ? even w archives.
So a few w my '85GW last yr (non inclusive list)
1 ACC carpet sets are ok for $$ but not 5*. Have to...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 02-28-2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,329
Posted By jeepman42
Idea?! forget about buckets (Jeep did) and mount...

Idea?! forget about buckets (Jeep did) and mount your grill.
Then add stock fog lights like on the GW's Mine has Yellow on the '85 & Clear on my '90 -Marchal was orig. but other brands...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-28-2022, 08:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By jeepman42
Try turning steering wheel to right, & while...

Try turning steering wheel to right, & while holding to right, try turning key.
Park lock could keep key from turning. Could be other reasons too?
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 02-24-2022, 11:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,015
Posted By jeepman42
Also, ebay for covers,prob none for console...

Also, ebay for covers,prob none for console .
Have an old jeep; become a computer parts junkie like I now am!
Enlarge the pics & look hard before pushing buy.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 02-24-2022, 10:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,015
Posted By jeepman42
Suggestions :1 You want buckets, so how much...

Suggestions :1 You want buckets, so how much money & time are you willing to spend? Inflation has def hit Jeep restoration & food & gas & Etc.
2 As suggested git 'em fit first, manual or power.
3...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-23-2022, 09:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,288
Posted By jeepman42
Not sure about roller lifters, but reg hydraulic...

Not sure about roller lifters, but reg hydraulic lifters less than $5 ea. from several sources for jeep.
I don't know if rollers have that much advantage??
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-23-2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,353
Posted By jeepman42
Smile 360 Ballast Resistor/Hard start '91

Great thread hidden in old post.
Ristow is right again, duh! Ignition fine & def improvement over older dist. that needs points set reg.
Carb info-follow first.
For timing ck ,Hayes says '90,'91...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 02-22-2022, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By jeepman42
But, if your window works w the key,people are...

But, if your window works w the key,people are amazed, or maybe it's me who's amazed.!
Nice rig, way better than the new ones ,I think
Forum: Introduce Yourself. 02-22-2022, 07:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By jeepman42
Wink I have GW's 2 & have always been grateful for...

I have GW's 2 & have always been grateful for solid frames& less rust on the bodies. It's like trying to turn S into Shinola Nothing worse than wondering what's falling off next w any Jeep ,but a...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-20-2022, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By jeepman42
Thanks . Why was I afraid in the the back my mind...

Thanks . Why was I afraid in the the back my mind that this was true? Will check it w care.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-20-2022, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By jeepman42
Thanks Babywag. Think I was hoping stock would...

Thanks Babywag. Think I was hoping stock would keep me from having to learn using a degree wheel. Will do the Melling for its advantages & figure out how to make it work.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-20-2022, 11:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 552
Posted By jeepman42
Thanks, looks like I'll be doing some...

Thanks, looks like I'll be doing some measuring.
See my byline
As Stang & others would say HAHAHAHAHAHA!?
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