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Came out this morning to see my Dub was side swiped, pics of the damage and my attempts to fix said damage in my build thread, over all not a bad job... it was was worst then what it is now. How hard is it to remove your front fenders?
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Roomate txt me that I got a package today, excited... thats my wiper switch. Cant wait to get out of work at 7 and tear my dash apart to install that, I havent had wipers in a couple months.
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Came out this morning to see my Dub was side swiped, pics of the damage and my attempts to fix said damage in my build thread, over all not a bad job... it was was worst then what it is now. How hard is it to remove your front fenders?
Dude that sucks! Post the link to your thread?!
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Got my rear brakes dun did!
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Looks bad-ass dude! I just got done doing rear brakes on my wife's Liberty. Those drum-style e-brakes are such a PITA!!!!!!!!!
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Looks bad-ass dude! I just got done doing rear brakes on my wife's Liberty. Those drum-style e-brakes are such a PITA!!!!!!!!!
Thanks bud.

Yes. Yes they are! I ended up taking mine off and all new hardware. And they are still squeaking!!!
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Thanks bud.

Yes. Yes they are! I ended up taking mine off and all new hardware. And they are still squeaking!!!
Squeaky brakes suck. Does it only squeak when you apply the brake?
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Squeaky brakes suck. Does it only squeak when you apply the brake?
Nope! Squeak goes away when brakes are applied
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That's the opposite of what it usually is! 9 times out of 10, I've found it to be dirt. Either crap between the inner rotor surface and the axle, or crap on the area the pads slide on. I really go at it with a brass brush and brake parts cleaner spray, and then usually apply a very thin coat of anti-seize on all the mating surfaces.
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Dude that sucks! Post the link to your thread?!
02 WJ Build.

Thats my build thread.
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That's the opposite of what it usually is! 9 times out of 10, I've found it to be dirt. Either crap between the inner rotor surface and the axle, or crap on the area the pads slide on. I really go at it with a brass brush and brake parts cleaner spray, and then usually apply a very thin coat of anti-seize on all the mating surfaces.
Tell me about it! It's such a PITA!! I have done everything I can think of to fix this. It seems to change every time I touch the rear brakes. But they have never been silent
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Well im kind of really pissed off... putting in the switch was simple, took all of 5 min. Only to discover that my wipers still dont work! The spray works both front and rear, but none of the blades move. Now what? I replaced the wiper motor and the linkage its hooked up to, and now my switch, both front and rear wipers dont work...



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Well im kind of really pissed off... putting in the switch was simple, took all of 5 min. Only to discover that my wipers still dont work! The spray works both front and rear, but none of the blades move. Now what? I replaced the wiper motor and the linkage its hooked up to, and now my switch, both front and rear wipers dont work...



have u checked relays and fuses under the bonnet pretty sure there some in there for wipers
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