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Was that the one I showed you or the one ethreal showed you?
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Was that the one I showed you or the one ethreal showed you?
Gibson ethereal I love how solid the exhaust tip is! great quality might do it tomorrow
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Gibson ethereal I love how solid the exhaust tip is! great quality might do it tomorrow
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:11 AM
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yea im planning to do this myself..It'll be my first time but i have a good idea of what needs to be done. Question...Bleeding out the system...



after the pump is install, you proceed to filling the coolant tank. After that you leave the cap open and let the engine run for a while and continue to pour coolant if needed. Is there anything else that needs to be done?



I read about using a 8mm allen bit to loosen while the engine runs and you should be able to see water/air bubbles coming out? Is this necessary and how long before you tighten that back?

Actually I follow the factory procedure which says not to run the engine. First I like to make sure the heater is on high before doing anything. Then what you want to do is remove the hex bleed plug first and the fill up your radiator. You will see coolant come out of the bleed plug, at this time put the plug back and top off the radiator and put the cap back on. Then top off the reservoir tank. Then run it for a little while until it's warmed up and pressurized. SLOWLY loosen the radiator cap and you will see it burp air thru the reservoir tank. When you see coolant start to spew out of the cap close it back up. Your system is now perfectly free of air....


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^you da man!

Any recommendations on the brand of the water pump? Just from a quick search, i see ACDELCO, Cardone,Bosch...all less than half the cost of the MOPAR one.

Depends cardone select or a1 cardone? If it is select, go for that. If it is A1 it is rebuilt and I would go with the Bosch.


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So my jeep's cam is so big it drives itself.

I was at a dead stop at a light. I took my foot off the brake and did NOT touch the gas. The jeep quickly sped up to 40 mph WITH MY FOOT OFF THE GAS!ImageUploadedByJeepGarage1403074345.121658.jpg


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Swapped out my AFE stage 2 intake out for a Bwoody 4" intake and saw almost a 20' drop in intake temps. More testing will see if its better all around but so far so good.
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Swapped out my AFE stage 2 intake out for a Bwoody 4" intake and saw almost a 20' drop in intake temps. More testing will see if its better all around but so far so good.
I think you run a little faster if your pulling in 20* cooler air. your fuel mileage might improve slightly.
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I think you run a little faster if your pulling in 20* cooler air. your fuel mileage might improve slightly.
That's what I'm hoping for!
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Depends cardone select or a1 cardone? If it is select, go for that. If it is A1 it is rebuilt and I would go with the Bosch.


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Cross ref the Part # of the Cardone..55-33418..and it's available at my local Autozone under the brand DURALAST. Any knocks against the duralast brand? IF not im leaning towards that, can get it locally and hope it have it done by the weekend
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