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Old 08-03-2014, 01:37 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Awww man it happens look at josh he's had the most problems
yea i see lol. It's the 6.4....too much powaaa!! lol.

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Old 08-03-2014, 01:38 AM
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yea i see lol. It's the 6.4....too much powaaa!! lol.
Just added 50 HP bro lol
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Just added 50 HP bro lol
More like 200 over the 5.7 lol
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Old 08-03-2014, 08:51 AM
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my stock starter went out near 40k...others have 100k on theirs. Starting to see some fits from the ol girl
I've got almost 150k on stock starter lol.
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Old 08-03-2014, 09:08 AM
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I've got almost 150k on stock starter lol.
Nice and lucky....im at just under 69k on mine. Original starter as well.
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Old 08-03-2014, 10:29 AM
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np bro! was taking up space anyways







Were you on your stock battery? Mine lasted about 4ish years



For me it was either the battery, starter, or igntion switch.

I replaced my battery a year ago so i ruled that out. Also replaced my starter a few months ago so doubt it was that..(knowing my luck it could have been lol)



I was about to mess with the ignition switch but decided to mess with the starter 1 more time. Crawled underneath and use a long rod to poke at the pigtails. The yellow pigtail (either corrosion or loose connection) are known for most of the wk starter issues. Plus the crappy location doesnt help. When it happened i was able to hit up Scott and Matt for tips so i was lucky. If you know where your starter is, you know what im talking about but...for a first timer like myself, i suggest crawlign underneath and taking a look so if it happens next time, you know how to diagnose.



I was pissed worried lol. I was debating either to get it towed at 11pm or leave it parked(hydrant) and get a ticket in the morning lol

Yes sir, that was my original battery. Im at 69,000 miles and haven't had any mechanical issues (knock on wood) just the battery problem. And thank you for the tip. I have to try to locate that wire so if it ever happens again i can hopefully fix it myself.


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Old 08-03-2014, 10:54 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I go through a battery every year ... Gonna try to get a gel based battery to see if that improves...

Separate note, im in your side of the pond in NJ and NYC, loving this weather!!


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Old 08-03-2014, 11:06 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Just added 50 HP bro lol

What? Only 50hp? Very funny bro. It added 220hp


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What? Only 50hp? Very funny bro. It added 220hp


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This just validates and strengthens my theory about your Jeep man... Always seems to be somethin, won't just let you love it!!!

Yeah but I guess it was kinda expected. With 550 ponies now going thru the driveline the factory parts were bound to break. I've been replacing them all with performance parts so I should be good at least on the replaced parts.


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Old 08-03-2014, 11:11 AM
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Lmfao.

Lol you were just waiting for me to find that huh?


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Old 08-03-2014, 11:14 AM
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Lol you were just waiting for me to find that huh?


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