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Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-28-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 147
Posted By MysticRob
Remove some material from the rubber. Some...

Remove some material from the rubber.
Some people drill small holes where it won't be seen, others use soldering irons, etc. Either way, sounds like you need to remove some rubber somewhere to...
Forum: Build Threads 11-27-2021, 10:10 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,983
Posted By MysticRob
Tackling more pulleys today. Water pump pulley...

Tackling more pulleys today. Water pump pulley was pretty nasty, had a ton of old oil and rust on the inside, so used my 90* cordless with wire wheel attachments to get in there and in the belt...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-27-2021, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 162
Posted By MysticRob
Yes, but into that you should be pasting the URL...

Yes, but into that you should be pasting the URL of the tab that you did the "open image in new tab" step in.
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-27-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 162
Posted By MysticRob
I think you're forgetting to right click on the...

I think you're forgetting to right click on the pic and "open in new tab", then copying the URL from that new...
Forum: Build Threads 11-27-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 85
Posted By MysticRob
New tech does open some interesting...

New tech does open some interesting possibilities.
It amazes me the power small engines put out these days.
Ford's 4yr old little 1.5L 3-cylinder ecoboost is compact but puts out 200hp/210tq.
I'd...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-27-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 162
Posted By MysticRob
Just a quick FYI, I tried experimenting with your...

Just a quick FYI, I tried experimenting with your dropbox link and discovered that if you right-click on the pic, then choose "open image in new tab", then copy the URL from that browser tab, then...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-27-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 162
Posted By MysticRob
Woohoo! Pics when you can, please. :thumbsup:

Woohoo!
Pics when you can, please. :thumbsup:
Forum: Fuel Injection 11-23-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,535
Posted By MysticRob
Finally remembered to post a pic of the vacuum...

Finally remembered to post a pic of the vacuum hose routing for the Howell system:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51700033036_244d00a7ca_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mLybBW)Howell Vacuum Diagram...
Forum: Build Threads 11-23-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,983
Posted By MysticRob
Hey, Theodore. The 2 hoses connected to the fuel...

Hey, Theodore.
The 2 hoses connected to the fuel tank and transmission you posted goes to the canister port just next to the capped port on the end, per the diagram.
I later reran that tank/tranny...
Forum: Build Threads 11-21-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,983
Posted By MysticRob
Yeah, still plugging away slowly, Dave. I had a...

Yeah, still plugging away slowly, Dave.
I had a pretty bad tranny fluid leak, tracked it down to the band adjustment on the driver side, so took off the locking nut and put some goop on the adjuster...
Forum: Build Threads 11-21-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By MysticRob
A man after my own heart. I worked for a Mustang...

A man after my own heart. I worked for a Mustang resto shop in my late teens, would love to restore cars professionally. Good luck on the build, and yes please, include many pics.
An excellent idea...
Forum: Build Threads 11-16-2021, 06:39 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,983
Posted By MysticRob
Been busy with other stuff lately but had a...

Been busy with other stuff lately but had a chance to finally get the "new" fender on.
Since I had to remove the grill to get to the 3 core support bolts holding the front of the fender, it gave me...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-15-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By MysticRob
Looks like a 69 or 70 Cougar there. Nice set up!

Looks like a 69 or 70 Cougar there.
Nice set up!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-12-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,459
Posted By MysticRob
Just hope BJ's gets it back in stock at some...

Just hope BJ's gets it back in stock at some point, or that someone has an extra. Could try asking on the facebook groups like "Full Size Jeep (FSJ) Enthusiasts" or others too.
Forum: Wanted 11-01-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By MysticRob
LOL, no worries, as long as it helps someone. I...

LOL, no worries, as long as it helps someone.
I took mine apart (pics somewhere in my build thread) and discovered all kinds of interesting things I was luckily able to fix.
Forum: Wanted 10-30-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By MysticRob
They're getting pretty rare. Have you taken yours...

They're getting pretty rare. Have you taken yours apart to diagnose and see it it can be repaired?
Forum: Fuel Injection 10-27-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By MysticRob
I thought EO#s are mapped specifically to...

I thought EO#s are mapped specifically to specific years, models, engines, etc. So if you attempt to install that kit on your specific truck will it still be approved and/or passable by any...
Forum: Fuel Injection 10-27-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By MysticRob
Man, if you're in the SF Bay Area I'd suggest you...

Man, if you're in the SF Bay Area I'd suggest you find a VERY friendly smog place, as what you're thinking of doing isn't anywhere close to CA smog legal. Maybe you could slip it by the average dopey...
Forum: Commercial Vendors: 10-25-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By MysticRob
Have you called them? (386) 788-8830

Have you called them?
(386) 788-8830
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-24-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 380
Posted By MysticRob
Just call TGW and ask if they have it in stock....

Just call TGW and ask if they have it in stock. I've never personally had an issue with them, and I've ordered A LOT of stuff from them over the last 2 years.

On the other hand I've been waiting...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-24-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 380
Posted By MysticRob
Whatever is used needs to be rated for fuel, and...

Whatever is used needs to be rated for fuel, and I doubt a coolant hose would be.



Just a few years? Man, whatever material they used to make that hose didn't sound fuel rated. Have you looked into...
Forum: Build Threads 10-18-2021, 02:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,323
Posted By MysticRob
I would be proud to drive that beast!

I would be proud to drive that beast!
Forum: Build Threads 10-18-2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,983
Posted By MysticRob
Why, thank you, kind sir. And to top it off, I...

Why, thank you, kind sir.
And to top it off, I scored this fender yesterday from a very nice guy in WA who agreed to drive a few hours and meet me in OR to swap cash for fender. This one, in my same...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-14-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By MysticRob
Assuming you're taking those voltage readings in...

Assuming you're taking those voltage readings in the engine bay and not at the gauge...
If temp seems to be the only difference then I'm thinking loose connection or wiring somewhere.
Forum: General Chit-Chat 10-06-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 795
Posted By MysticRob
What would you choose?

The year was 1988.
I was 17.
I was given a choice between an early 80s Japanese station wagon or a 67 Camaro with a 327 and powerglide 2-speed auto.
I of course chose the Camaro.
It was probably a...
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