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Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 07-22-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 324
Posted By Frango100
Re: Intermittent Blower Failure

If you look up in the passengers foot well, you can see the resistor and besides it the blower motor. The motor is fixed with 3 screws. Just wiggle all visible wires and see what happens.
If the...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 07-21-2016, 11:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By Frango100
Re: 2002 Jeep GCL--self codes??

Yes, the so called key dance should work on your jeep. Switch the ignition three times from off to on and leave it in on after the third time; the odometer should show "DONE" when no faults present,...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 07-20-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 324
Posted By Frango100
Re: Intermittent Blower Failure

Most of the time the problem is a melted connector on the blower motor controller, but you changed that one already and would have seen the melted connector. When it fails again, i would try and...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 07-16-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By Frango100
Re: Rough Idle & Stumbling

A weak coil itself will not throw a code, but as soon as it starts misfiring, you will get a P030X code (X = cylinder).
Did you check for any vacuum leak at the intake? Maybe a disconnected hose or...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 07-02-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Frango100
Re: Air conditioning fault

When you look down from the radiator cap, you can see the transducer in the AC line. It can be removed without loosing the charge of the system, a schräder valve in the connection will close as soon...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 07-01-2016, 01:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 735
Posted By Frango100
Re: Cooling System Help Please!!

When I'm not wrong is the original cap on my jeep an 18 PSI one.
A bad radiator cap can prevent the buildup of the required pressure, probably also the return of the coolant from the overflow...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-13-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By Frango100
Re: Whining/Droning noise

I would also expect a pinion bearing, in particular the front pinion bearing (due to the noise when coasting and not under load).
It could also be from one of the front prop shaft joints (C/V or...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 06-05-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By Frango100
Re: 99 WJ transmission issues.

Black or dark grey sludge normally means friction material in the fluid. That it wonīt move in reverse, while the torque shows its trying, indeed points towards some mechanical blockage. Could...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-02-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By Frango100
Re: 4.7 V8 Grand Cherokee High Coolant Temperature

Any vehicle can have an issue with the thermostat, the 4.7 is not different. You did check the coolant in the radiator, or only in the overflow reservoir? If there is a leak, the overflow reservoir...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-22-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,010
Posted By Frango100
Re: Over heating problem

It is a NO. There is no relay in the hydraulic fan system. The PCM controls directly the hydraulic control solenoid which is mounted on the hydraulic fan motor. (the relay under the headlight is only...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-21-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,010
Posted By Frango100
Re: Over heating problem

Welcome to the garage.
Does it run those temperatures on the highway? And when standing still? Did you check if the AC condensor in front of the radiator is not clogged with debris?
Forum: New Members - Welcome! 05-20-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Frango100
Re: HELLO from NORTH CAROLINA

Welcome to the garage.
Which jeep/engine do you have? When the check engine light comes on, then the PCM (powertrain control module) has set a fault code(s). You can check the codes by doing the...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-18-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By Frango100
Re: P56044632AE PCM swap question.

The PCM will have the VIN, SKIM secret code and the milage in its memory. These must be programmed using the DRBIII scanner.Not sure about the VIN and the milage, but when the SKIM secret code is not...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-16-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By Frango100
Re: Runaway radiator fan at idle

If the heater was working before this all started, I presume that there is air trapped in it. Best is to remove the bleeder screw and fill it until it starts flowing out of the opening. Put the screw...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-15-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By Frango100
Re: Runaway radiator fan at idle

Eventhough I have never seen/heard my fan speed going up on hot days, it is in fact the way the system is designed. The fan runs at around 500 rpm on a cool running engine, but will speed up as soon...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-14-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Frango100
Re: Questions about rear axle seals and Bearings- WJ 4.0

The Morris kit is a complete kit for the whole Dana 35 axle, so also the pinion and carrier bearings which sit inside the differential, which you donīt need.
The kit from Rockauto is indeed for one...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-14-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Frango100
Re: Questions about rear axle seals and Bearings- WJ 4.0

Welcome to the garage.
I didnīt change the seals/bearings on my jeep, but i would say that this Omix-Ada kit should fit your jeep.
Maybe that someone who changed it on his jeep can confirm.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-06-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By Frango100
Re: 02 Overland to 00 Laredo

Probably the wiring for the knock sensors? Better to swap the engine with the complete wiring and keep the knock sensor function. This will retard the ignition in case of knock is sensed, to prevent...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-02-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 784
Posted By Frango100
Re: Thermostat Location

Here follows the picture.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-01-2016, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 784
Posted By Frango100
Re: Thermostat Location

I canīt post any pic now, but it sits in the housing where the upper radiator hose connects to the engine. The small hose on the thermostat housing is for the heating.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 04-30-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 773
Posted By Frango100
Re: Engine Temp

This is a normal engine coolant temperature.
Forum: New Members - Welcome! 04-25-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 607
Posted By Frango100
Re: Jeep Missing

No, its inside the engine compartment bolted to the bulkhead, against the right fender. It has three connector on it. Remove negative battery terminal before messing with the connectors. Use some...
Forum: New Members - Welcome! 04-24-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 607
Posted By Frango100
Re: Jeep Missing

Welcome to the garage.
What are the exact codes you get?
Does it run rough constantly? You can measure the resistance of the injectors #5 and #8 and compare them with one of the others. Should read...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 04-09-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 806
Posted By Frango100
Re: Cruise Control to come on when I start the engine.

No, every time the ignition is switched off, the PCM returns to its initial settings and the cruise will be off.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-08-2016, 07:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By Frango100
Re: GC 2004 A/C Pressure transducer

Just look down from the radiator cap and you can see the pressure transducer.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-05-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 792
Posted By Frango100
Re: Error code P02706 & P0700

Ok, then besides wiring, it can only be the TRS/solenoid block itself. To change that, the transmission pan must be opened and the valve body removed.
A good opportunity to install a Transgo...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-04-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By Frango100
Re: 02 Overland to 00 Laredo

Welcome to the garage.
The Overland has the 4.7 HO? It will come with the 5-45RFE transmission.
The Laredo has the 4.0 with 42RE.
The V8 only came with the 45RFE (or 5-45RFE, which was only a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - ZJ 03-27-2016, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By Frango100
Re: 5.9l - tranny issues - NO CODES

Unfortunately tranny shops can be a bit too easy in saying; he, you need a new transmission. Of course they need work, but for us, as the ones who need to pay the bill, not that fair. (there are some...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - ZJ 03-27-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By Frango100
Re: 5.9l - tranny issues - NO CODES

Also a good indicator on the mechanical health of the transmission is the color and smell of the fluid. Fresh fluid is light red, but it can become a bit towards brownish after use for a long time....
Forum: Liberty-KJ and KK 03-25-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,485
Posted By Frango100
Re: transmission problems

Did you check the fluid level/color/smell? The TCM (transmission control module) is seeing faults and puts the transmission in limp mode, just to protect the transmission for severe damage.
If...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-21-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 978
Posted By Frango100
Re: Brake Pedal goes to the floor...

Vacuum leak, when large enough, would reduce the function of the booster and the pedal becomes hard to push, but will not go to the floor. It would feel the same with the engine off and pushing the...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-21-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By Frango100
Re: red fuel light with water around it

Not familiar with the diesel, but when iīm not wrong, the water in fuel sensor sits in the fuel filter housing. Maybe just draining the filter housing will get rid of the water, or the filter must be...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 03-19-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,043
Posted By Frango100
Re: Tranny Fluid Pan Gasket

Normally its not and due to the long service interval of the transmission fluid, i would not take the risk of getting a leak.
Originally RTV is used to seal the pan, eventhough some prefer to use a...
Forum: New Members - Welcome! 03-16-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Frango100
Re: Hello - First time Jeep owner

Welcome to the garage.
When you donīt know the maintenance history of the jeep, you better change all the fluids, so you can start from zero.
Engine oil and filter, air filter, coolant, brake...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-15-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By Frango100
Re: Transmission - "Bump" Feeling Below Front Seats

Sounds indeed as an U-joint with play.
Differential bushings are also well known to wear out, but i believe that they more often cause a clunk when shifting into gear.
I would first visually check...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-15-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Frango100
Re: Gas/LPG

Sorry, Throttle Position Sensor.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-14-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Frango100
Re: Gas/LPG

On the WJ it can be caused by a TPS which is going bad. Then there is no real misfire, but an electrical noise caused by the TPS is interpreted by the PCM as a misfire. Maybe that this can happen on...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-14-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 572
Posted By Frango100
Re: Gas/LPG

Do you feel that it is misfiring, or you only see the codes?
A misfire can occur due to no spark, but also due to a not good mixture in a cylinder. If it runs rough, then it is really misfiring. You...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-07-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 688
Posted By Frango100
Re: rear axle.shafts

No, Quadra Drive axles are different length then Quadra Trac II axles, so can not be mixed.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 03-07-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,258
Posted By Frango100
Re: 2001 WJ V8 Starter Motor Removal

You can remove the starter without removing anything else. The space indeed is limited, but moving it aft and turning it a bit will create the necessary space.
I just put a new starter solenoid on...
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