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Old 11-24-2012, 06:01 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Still waiting on exhaust parts.......

Installed a sonnax transmission line pressure booster today. I decided I didn't trust my upside down close quarters soldering skills to attach the resistor that came with my Transgo kit. I also like that the sonnax is a clean install, unhook the wire, connect it to the sonnax, connect that to the sensor, and I'm back in business! Took maybe 5 minutes tops. The first few shifts were harsh as the TCM learned the new pressures but it seems to be picking it up quick. After a few shifts it evened out and seems to be a very nice addition to the shift kit!
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Old 11-25-2012, 08:55 AM
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PML transmission pan installed while doing transmission fluid and filter changes along with 2 gallons of Mopar ATF+4. I got the pan tapped for the trans temp gauge sensor but have not picked it up yet. This pan is awesome!





Ran out of time so the Mopar hitch did not get installed. I hope do it later in the week when I am back home in Nebraska.
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:25 AM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

Damn that pan looks good Travis! I will have to look into it in the spring, I hate to have to go through more transmission fluid but I'm starting to worry about the condition of my pan, lots of rust.
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:38 AM
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Damn that pan looks good Travis! I will have to look into it in the spring, I hate to have to go through more transmission fluid but I'm starting to worry about the condition of my pan, lots of rust.
It is sweet! Holds two more quarts of ATF over the factory amount which is good in my book. I have the stock pan that I will be getting rid of if you are interested. That being said, I will consider one of these for my 1968 Fury's 727 when it goes back in the car.
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Still waiting on exhaust parts.......
You exhaust is still stock huh? It will be worth the wait.You gonna likey that Magnaflow bro
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It is sweet! Holds two more quarts of ATF over the factory amount which is good in my book. I have the stock pan that I will be getting rid of if you are interested. That being said, I will consider one of these for my 1968 Fury's 727 when it goes back in the car.
Man I love that drain plug
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You exhaust is still stock huh? It will be worth the wait.You gonna likey that Magnaflow bro
Yep, don't know how but I'm pretty sure its the factory exhaust on there, you can still see the mopar stamp on the muffler and the tail pipe is welded to it. The clamp on the muffler to the cat pipe is so rusted it spins around on the pipe!

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Man I love that drain plug
Thats why I'm kicking myself for not putting that pan on 2 years ago when I changed fluid and filters, would have made my recent transmission services much easier. Never understood why there isn't one on the stock pan, as much as I love the mess from dropping a full pan...
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Old 11-26-2012, 03:47 PM
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

OK guys more help needed. Found a small leak, which I think is just water, but not sure. It's a pinhole sized leak. This is from the front looking back. That's the underside of the diff in the bottom corner.

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You'll see here the drop coming out of a rubber hose.

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What is this hose??
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Diff vent? Could just be condensation
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

The diff has a vent??

My feeling is it is condensation of some sort. Every liquid under here tends to stink. I did think it was the a/c drain off but I didn't have it on at all today.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

If it stinks...chances are it's your diff vent. If you look at the top of the diff housing, you should find a rubber hose crimped on. Follow it...it might be what you're looking at. If it is, you really don't have an issue. The hose should be routed up...as to not take on water if you're in deep.
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Re: What are you doing to your WJ next?

If it's the diff vent it is supposed to run up to the driver side upper shock bolt(USA) and clip on there. It's easy to forget when changing shocks.Make sure the vent cap is still on and that it didn't fall down underneath to someplace it can suck water.

Proper mounting.

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