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Old 05-14-2015, 10:29 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Nope,working 6 and 7 day weeks right now so barely enough time to cut grass. Lots of parts piling up here. Jeep needs shocks,wheels painted and 2 front fenders,SHO needs inner tie rod ends and a wheel bearing and the Expy needs the lift plus brakes and rotors put on.I need an assistant or at least a beer assistant like the monkey guy has to make it all better.

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Old 05-15-2015, 07:42 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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Nope,working 6 and 7 day weeks right now so barely enough time to cut grass. Lots of parts piling up here. Jeep needs shocks,wheels painted and 2 front fenders,SHO needs inner tie rod ends and a wheel bearing and the Expy needs the lift plus brakes and rotors put on.I need an assistant or at least a beer assistant like the monkey guy has to make it all better.
You got your work cut out for you buddy! 2 Fords and a Jeep will do that to ya. You need at least 2 beer assistants.
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Old 05-19-2015, 12:50 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Well, looks like next up for me is going to be a timing chain cover set. Mine is weeping. Luckily, I've got a good indy shop close to work that will be doing it because I've got zero time for this right now. I had this big, master plan laid out, but it's starting to get a little too weepy, and I've never done one before. While they are doing it, I'm going to have a new water pump and stat thrown on as preventative maintenance. I'll have all new coolant, so I really don't want to drain it again if the pump decides to go. It's the original with 120k on it. Kinda surprised it hasn't failed yet. This would be one of the very rare times it's going to the shop. After it's all done, I'm sure I'll have to do a good under-the-hood detailing and then be forced to take pictures and post them on here...
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Old 05-24-2015, 06:51 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

So I kept the old water pump because I wanted to post a pic on here. I've seen a lot of really nasty ones on the web...where they were eaten up from the inside out. Probably due to lack of fluid service, and/or use of incorrect fluids. Here is what mine looked like after 120k. All I did was rinse it off with the hose.

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Old 05-24-2015, 09:01 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Oh yeah, I also painted the undercarriage today, did a quick under-hood detail and shampooed the 11 year old mats.
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Old 05-31-2015, 11:49 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

A little much needed TJ wheel refurbishment and a round of shocks.

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Old 06-01-2015, 06:52 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

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a little much needed tj wheel refurbishment and a round of shocks.

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wow!
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Old 06-02-2015, 06:10 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Laid down another coat of love on the 11 year old WJ today after a full correction over the weekend.
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Trying to sell mine
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Nice looking wheels there Dave! And beautiful paint as always Tony!

The old WJ got a new set of tires yesterday, I had a framing nail right on the edge of the tread, going in at pretty bad angle. I'm kinda glad to get rid of the old Falkens, these new Cooper Discoverer ATP's ride a lot nicer!
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Falken nail in your tire.....mother falken.....
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Old 06-20-2015, 03:34 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Boring but necessary oil change - 6 qt of Valvoline Maxlife 10w30 and Wix 51515 filter

Currently showing 127k miles and I was 1500 miles over on the oil change. Oops...
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