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Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 01-30-2016, 02:44 PM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: Jeep does not blow hot air when throttle isn't pressed

The pump could've failed already, I've seen them be anywhere from DOA and up. If it's not the pump, maybe a partial blockage somewhere? Have you ever replaced your coolant? Have you or anyone else...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-01-2015, 04:34 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

When I shopped for them, hands down best I found was Amazon. They come as a set so you only need to purchase 1 qty.

Monroe 58643 Sensa-Trac Load Adjusting Shock Absorber...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-01-2015, 03:08 AM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

The '05-'07 have the black nozzle, indicating the first gen of that part. One of the solder joints to the pcb fails after some time of pounding around on the gate. Mine hadn't worked for years, only...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-17-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Which liners have you tried that you thought were better? I ask because I'm about 2 weeks from ordering the weathertech set to have before this hunting season. I've wondered about some of the other...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-09-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Deleted my external whip antenna and installed an internally mounted amplified antenna. Still messing with the plug for the fender, I'm not in love with the current solution...58061580625806358064
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-03-2015, 03:09 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-07-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Whaaaaaaat?!?! The stubborn ol' bitch wouldn't go quietly into that good night huh?? That's awesome bro, I'd be pretty upset if my Jeep was lost... How'd it all work out? Last I read it was all but...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-23-2015, 04:06 AM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Yes, the 275 would exaggerate the wear even more. Metric sizing of tires is as follows: 275 (tread width in mm) 70 (sidewall height ratio as a % of width) 17 (wheel diameter). Your OEM wheels are...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-23-2015, 02:54 AM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

When I first did my lift I ran a 265/70/17 Cooper A/T on stocks with no spacers, they rubbed a bit at full lock. I'm currently running 255/75/17 BFG KM2's from a Rubicon and they fit perfectly w/o...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-23-2015, 01:57 AM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Are you looking for an off road, all terrain, or highway tire? That front strut can be a pain to get the angle right, if you have to tear it apart again it helps to clean and lube the strut casing...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-11-2015, 02:34 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I have the same unit and I really like it. The app mode basically is a separate mode or home screen that has a list of compatible apps that you can run from the hud. Things like NAV apps, different...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-29-2014, 09:38 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Commander? As for the wranglers, the TJ (97-06) and YJ (87-95) are similarly equipped. YJ is leaf sprung, whereas the TJ is coils so it rides and drives a ton nicer. Obviously the interiors and...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-18-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Does it just happen once when accelerating and then once when you stop? Sort of an "on/off" situation? When you installed the LCA, did you tighten everything while the suspension was still hanging or...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-11-2014, 08:26 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I wish more shippers used USPS. Their flat rate 2 day boxes are unbeatable. I send stuff to my bro @ Bragg (NC) from OR, and it's 2 days, sometimes next day if the timing is right. A pkg, any weight,...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-09-2014, 06:55 PM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

It's just a company that does auto parts. CG Distribution.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-15-2014, 07:34 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I doubt they'll do the wireless setup, it'll be a ton of $! I talked to my dealer today and they said it'll likely be a change in angle and heavier duty tumbler. He said the biggest problem is all...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-12-2014, 12:22 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Haha!! You guys are crazy sometimes... The bluish tint is from the oils and anti corrosives they blend into the rubber. Your tires are Nitto's, which are made by Toyo, and they use a high silica...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-30-2014, 03:17 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

The light indicates that the system isn't functioning properly and has disabled the bags, no worry of them "spontaneously deploying"(if that's one of your concerns), there are many safeguards in...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-26-2014, 12:15 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

That's a pretty sweet option man! I turned mine off years ago, it was a huge pita when off road and during hunting seasons.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-25-2014, 01:59 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

The outer rubber layer is mostly just cosmetic, if you lift the torn piece and still see only rubber you're gtg. What's the load index/speed rating on your shoes man?!?! Pretty sure they're not Z...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-22-2014, 12:48 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Bro... You're gonna destroy that front diff or at least mar the housing, It absolutely should not be that hard to remove!! This is one of those times I mentioned, take a step back, take a break and...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-18-2014, 01:15 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Yup, it's metallurgy 101 brother, can be a real bitch sometimes and one of a mechanics worst nightmares. There's a few different styles of TPMS caps but I prefer any of the plastic ones with the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-17-2014, 10:59 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

No, they're shooting straight with ya, yours must be an '07+, right?they started making them 2 piece because of this exact issue, they're notoriously brittle and prone to oxidation, you absolutely...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-17-2014, 06:28 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

You could look on CL for some JK Sahara take offs. They're the 18" with a 255/70/18 Bridgestone Dueler A/T and usually go for around $500-$800 with varying tread depths, and usually you'll get all 5...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-31-2014, 12:04 AM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Haha! Using fam as an excuse to go poach that 1st gen SRT???
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-30-2014, 04:52 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

http://www.allpar.com/mopar/hemi/hellcat.html
Here ya go brother, enjoy but don't drool on your screen too bad...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-30-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

That sucks. I'll dig around some tomorrow and see if anything makes sense.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-26-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I'm in, '06 3.7. I know we've already comm'd but I just wanted to put it out there so everyone's aware of the count.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-23-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

When I did my under body puddle lights and turn indicators behind my side mirrors I ran all my wiring through the firewall loom/grommets. To get it back together you need to pull the plastic ring...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-10-2014, 12:18 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
What did you do to your WK today?

It's called an inverter, plugs into your 12v supply (cig lighter) and converts to a 110(ish) household outlet. Your wattage output will depend on the size/rating of the inverter, usually enough to...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-09-2014, 09:10 PM
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Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

The led replacements only have 2 terminals internally. The wire splits before it exits the base to give you the 4 wires. The ground wires are just 2 wires coming from the neg terminal, the pos feed...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-06-2014, 02:16 PM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Looks good man, nice sharp clean lines. Well done.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-06-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
What did you do to your WK today?

Yep, the objective is to pull it straight out of the case, prying, pulling, slide hammer if you feel so inclined... however you get there is fine as long as you don't dig into the case too much.
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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-06-2014, 11:42 AM
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Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Old one can be pulled out with a screw driver or small prybar/crowsfoot, just insert your tool of choice through the center extending to the wall of the tube so you're under the body of the seal....
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-06-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Do you know how to replace the seal? It can be done without the seal driver tool but is easy to mess up that way if you're not familiar with it. Main objective is to drive it squarely to desired...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-03-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Definitely need to be using flare nut wrenches here bro. You stand to round your head off (already happening) or worse yet crush the tubing if you use standard open end or crescent. When you apply...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-02-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Ya, it has an arc to it instead of being flat across the top of the dash. 41753
I've seen em online for around $50 I think, I got lucky when I did mine, had a contact at the local dealer that I used...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-28-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I used to do mine but came to the same conclusion. I let my local dealer do it now, if you go to your dealers website and look for the service specials link, there's usually an online offer for an...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-25-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Same position that was giving fault pre rotation? What year is your WK and mileage?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-25-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 405,889
Posted By Rkirk
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

It still could be a bad sensor, it takes some drive time @ speed to initiate the check sequence. It still has that sensor registered at the old locale, drive a few miles on the hwy or back roads...
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