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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-07-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: driver side door hinge replacement?

not sure about the 3 bolt configuration. using that, you'd have to do some modding, and truthfully, i'm not sure if doing that would keep the structural integrity of the jamb. the 2009 is designed...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-07-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Rust...RUST....RUUUUUST! HELP ME!

a product i swear by is por 15. basically, you paint it over the rusted area and it converts it to a workable surface. i've painted most of my el camino's frame with it and slathered it on the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-01-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: driver side door hinge replacement?

as bad as that looks, i'd personally take it to a body shop to assure that the door itself isn't warped
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-01-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: driver side door hinge replacement?

the hinges from jeeppartsdepot.com were the cheapest i've found on the internet and far cheaper than the dealership. they come unpainted and unprimed, which is why i got the stuff from...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-01-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Rust...RUST....RUUUUUST! HELP ME!

rust repair is always a pain to learn, mostly because rust never sleeps! if you don't manage to get all the rust neutralized, it will get worse. on my el camino, i've been dealing with a ton of rust,...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-01-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: driver side door hinge replacement?

unfortunately, i wrecked my other car and spent the entire summer getting that put back together. kinda difficult to do when you have to contend with weather due to not having a garage to work on....
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-15-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 863
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: is this Normal?

mine are the same way. i'm sorta wondering if the lines are slightly porous, causing small amounts of fluid to seep through. also gonna clean mine up and see how long it takes to get grungy again.
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-13-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By rejekted rekoning
kicking around the idea of lifting my jeep... help!

admittedly, i'm more knowledgeable with cars than trucks and suvs. ask me how to improve handling in a early 70's chevy sedan and i can tell you. however, lifting my jeep isn't in the realm of my...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-12-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 705
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Very low milage??

do you smell sulfur while you're driving? that's one telltale sign of a bad catalytic converter.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-08-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 705
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Very low milage??

my jeep has 105,000 miles on it. found the receipts from the previous owner when i was going through the manual in the glove box. they maintained the jeep very well, and i'm consistently seeing 17.5...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 05-07-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 705
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Very low milage??

bad o2 sensors will definitely cause poor fuel efficiency. it will also cause other more costly problems if not addressed. it's highly recommended to replace the sensors with NTK sensors. i see them...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-12-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: odd sound from front end

if they tell you what the issue is, let me know. mine's under warranty, but it almost seems as if the stealership doesn't wanna cover anything.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-12-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: odd sound from front end

i just saw your thread. listened to the noise yours makes, and it's almost the same sound. i don't have the other issues you're having though.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-10-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: odd sound from front end

anyone?

Bueller... - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NP0mQeLWCCo)
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-09-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By rejekted rekoning
odd sound from front end

the past couple months i've noticed a noise coming from the front end when i do a right hand full lock turn. it only happens with full lock on the right. left turns are fine. what could the issue be?...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-04-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

i have the contacts covered til i get it fixed. wd40 is supposed to displace water. gonna use dialectric grease when i put it back together.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-02-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

well, about a month after getting it fixed, it started up again. took it to my friend's house and pulled the liftgate trim off. contacts were soaked and i found the culprit. water is spraying upward...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-22-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: driver side door hinge replacement?

bought the hinges and paint today. hinges from jeeppartsdepot.com. upper and lower hinges for the left front cost me $90.46 shipped. paint is from automotivetouchup.com. ordered a rattle can of...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-20-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,530
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Real MPG (2010)

i do know the 3.7 does what i need it to, including hauling. yes, more power would probably be nice, but the only thing i'd get with the v8 is into trouble. i'll save that for my restoration project....
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 02-19-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,372
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Improving Gas Mileage for a layman

however, i checked rockauto for a 2005 and 2006 with the 3.7 and 5.7 and guess what... two different o2 sensors for upstream and downstream. so yes, they changed it in 2007 to have one o2 sensor for...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-19-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,530
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Real MPG (2010)

07 with the 3.7. just rolled 100k and probably needing a tune up, but i'm getting about 16 mpg avg with the split city and highway driving i do. 3/4 tank used in 240 miles. pushing about 20-22 mpg on...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 02-19-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,372
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Improving Gas Mileage for a layman

wow, that was a quick response.

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Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 02-19-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,372
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Improving Gas Mileage for a layman

this is where it gets confusing. i checked ngk's website and they also only have 23159 for upstream and downstream. it's possible this is an error on their part. i sent an email to them inquiring as...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 02-18-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,372
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Improving Gas Mileage for a layman

both autozone and rockauto just have the one o2 sensor saying it's for both upstream and downstream. not at all doubting you, but that's all they give for options for an 07 wk with the 3.7. would it...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 02-16-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,372
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Improving Gas Mileage for a layman

just checked all these parts on rockauto.com and it shows $190.81 shipped to my doorstep. even splurged and picked bosch platinum+2 plugs. however, it's only showing one o2 sensor from NTK (part #...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-15-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,534
Posted By rejekted rekoning
driver side door hinge replacement?

recently, we had some high winds that basically ripped the door out of my hand as i was opening it. the wind blew the door wide open. slight rubbing against the fender now and i hear major amounts of...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-22-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

from jeeppartsdiscounters.com

liftgate latch- $75.90
lift glass weatherstripping- $22.25
no available lift glass latch.
kinda glad the dealership covered this for me for free, but it's nice to...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-22-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

i know i found the seal and latches online for about 250 total. only took the dealership an hour to do it all. the guy said it's a fairly easy fix if you have some mechanical knowledge. the heat...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-26-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

Ok, so the issue at hand is a faulty window latch and shrunken window seal causing water to short out the lift gate switch. Temporary solution was to unplug the connector so the onboard computer...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-26-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

At the dealership now. Their first guess is either a faulty switch or latch. This was also my initial guess. I'll find out if that is the issue shortly and post when I have more info.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-26-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: 07 wk- liftgate ajar?

well, lots of lookers, but no replies. guess i'll have to take it to the dealership. i'll post the results here in case anyone else has this issue. maybe someone could benefit from it.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-25-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,307
Posted By rejekted rekoning
07 wk- liftgate ajar?

had this issue a couple times. once while driving down the road and once while having it sit in my driveway not running. the interior lights come on and the liftgate ajar message pops up. i opened...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-19-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: thinking of adding a tow package on my jeep. any help appreciated

definitely a big help. thank you! now to price oem towing packages.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-15-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By rejekted rekoning
thinking of adding a tow package on my jeep. any help appreciated

i have an 07 cherokee laredo and i want to add a tow package to it. i looked on ebay for a class 3 receiver and came across something that looks like it bolts to the back bumper support frame or...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 11-18-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Supsension creeking

just a shot in the dark here, but things i'd check is stabilizer bar bushings, front springs, and numerous other suspension parts in the front end. also, not sure if there are grease fittings on the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 11-15-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,186
Posted By rejekted rekoning
Re: Approaching 90K...when to throw in the towel?

just throwing my two cents here, as this is my first jeep. my uncle's 59 willys has well over 500k on it and still runs strong. a nightmare to find parts for, and definitely built to withstand...
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