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Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-23-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Heater core possible fix

I never had any heavy leaking just a smell when the blower was on the 3rd or 4th setting. My biggest pet peeve was the film it would leave on my windshield.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-21-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Good to know. I thought it was regulated. Thanks...

Good to know. I thought it was regulated. Thanks for the insight. Just happy it worked for me I feel like I dodged a huge bullet
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-21-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Heater core possible fix

I've been having some issue with the front windshield fogging up when I turned on the defroster. After doing some searching on here I narrowed it down to a heater core going bad. Took it to a trusted...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-17-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Window fogging

It turns out it is the heater core causing my problems. I had to put about $1300 into her this week to keep her going for a little while longer. Going to end up upgrading to a WK2 by the end of the...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-11-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Divo Kinevil
After playing with it this weekend in the storm...

After playing with it this weekend in the storm called "nemo" everything works properly except defrosting the window. I change the temperature back and forth and no luck. I do not smoke nor does...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-08-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Window fogging

I mainly only drive about 5 miles to each destination on average (work package store etc.) The controls seem to work just fine, the only issue I have is that the speed has to be on low for it to...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-08-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Window fogging

Really strange lately the front windshield keeps fogging up and I can't clear it. Its mainly on the driver side too and stops defogging right at my eye level. I have to drive like a gangster just to...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 10-23-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,175
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Remote start kit

I had to leave a spare key under the steering wheel for that. I installed a CompuStar starter/security system. I'm better than most when it comes to electronics but this took me the entire day to...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-14-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 961
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: engine idle rev

It's been a week now since I installed a new TPS sensor. Ended up picking one up from Autozone for $34. It's a Duralast brand seems to work fine. Disconnected the negative terminal of the battery...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-02-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 961
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: engine idle rev

Thats good news. Hopefully it is just this simple fix.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-02-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 961
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: engine idle rev

I will try that out this weekend and report back with an update.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-02-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 961
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: engine idle rev

Do they go bad? Do you think if there is an exhaust leak it would cause this problem? Co-worker just told me there could be a crack near an O2 sensor to make this happen. I checked quickly but didn't...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-02-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 961
Posted By Divo Kinevil
engine idle rev

I've been doing some searching before posting and can't seem to find this topic anywhere. This problem has been driving me nuts lately and can't seem to figure it out. Don't have a reputable mechanic...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 08-03-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,496
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Turn signal and hazard light problem

If you are having the same problem I did and I'm sure many others did, you may need to replace the relay in the engine bay.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 07-19-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,653
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: A-Pillar gauge pods

i just thought of something else. i've found a few different a-pillar gauge pods but they all only say they will fit 99-01. i'd like to think that it should fit all years of the wj if it fits a...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 07-19-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,653
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: A-Pillar gauge pods

thank you for the guidance. I've been on the fence about installing a gauge pod since I bought the Jeep 5 years ago. Doing some "preventative maintenance" and figure its time to do what i want! which...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 07-18-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,653
Posted By Divo Kinevil
A-Pillar gauge pods

Has anyone installed an a-pillar gauge pod on the WJ? I stumbled upon this and thought it would be nice. I was just curious if anyone has purchased one before and from where and whether or not this...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-13-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: At war with myself and would love a second opinion

So I got to test drive the SRT yesterday... I'm in love! Believe it or not the guy had a WK2 SRT8 and he wouldn't let me take it off the lot. Looked at me and straight up said, "I know you can't...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-12-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: At war with myself and would love a second opinion

The WK2 has 893 miles on it. It was the dealer's wife who drove it around town. The way he puts it, "she don't go nowhere and needs the newest thing so she'll shut up!" Even at 893 miles I consider...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: blinkers on strike

i will give that a shot tomorrow. thanks for the advice
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: blinkers on strike

just replaced the bulbs thinking that was the issue. everything was fine. no burn marks or anything either. i've followed the wires the whole way and everything is in tact. im stumped
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 477
Posted By Divo Kinevil
blinkers on strike

So I've come to the conclusion that my blinkers are on strike. they work when the want to. This started 2 days ago. I turn my blinker on and it would just stop working. No matter which way I tried to...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: At war with myself and would love a second opinion

The SRT has 59K miles and the limited has 63K. The insurance isn't much different on the WKs but for the 2011 GC it's a little higher being it's brand new. I live in RI and going off road isn't...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 01-11-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,491
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Thirsty 4.7

I have my suspicions with seafoam. Sometimes I think it's just a glorified smoke show. You will never see anything noticeably different after seafoaming. Some may beg to differ but I will stand true...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: At war with myself and would love a second opinion

Would you say saving a little longer for a 2011 be more worth my while than a used WK? I really like the new Overlands but I'm not in the mood to pick up another house payment!
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 01-11-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,491
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Thirsty 4.7

I was having the same problem. I changed over to full synthetic oil, flushed and replaced all fluids, K&N CAI, E3 plugs, and upgraded the ground wires (not sure if that really made a difference) and...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-11-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By Divo Kinevil
At war with myself and would love a second opinion

It's a very sad time for me now since my 02 WJ is obviously coming to the end of its life. On the upside I get to get something new to me which I am very excited about. The only problem I am having...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-27-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 705
Posted By Divo Kinevil
aftermarket gauges

I've personally always liked having aftermarket gauges in the car cause i like to see everything working. i was wondering if anyone has ever done an install on a WJ. i know they dont make a specific...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-12-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,779
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Trunk lock

the small lever is what locks and unlocks. its like a safety switch when this happens so you can still have the peace of mind in locking the lift gate. i am currently having the same problem. i can...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 03-10-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,106
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: cheapjeep's trip to Disneyworld

interested.. been debating on that for a while. good luck
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-09-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,019
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: Whining loud noise from under the hood

i have the same whine. i had steering problems before. the gasket on the high pressure return hose wore out. i had it all replaced but still hear that whine. im def interested if you find any...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-09-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,121
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: climate control swap question

interesting.. well it was worth a shot. i didnt think it would be a simple task and thinking more on it today at work i figured that was going to be the problem. it was just a thought.

while im...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-09-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,121
Posted By Divo Kinevil
climate control swap question

alright i'll start by saying i really havent put much thought into this. its a spur of the moment idea that might have been talked about, but in my 5 minutes of searching i found nothing. not even...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-07-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,272
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: WJ Rear window problem

yeah any auto parts store should have them. i think walmart might even stock some generic ones that will fit. i believe i paid $25 from the NAPA near me for a pair and ive had no problems.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-06-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,272
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: WJ Rear window problem

no its not hard at all and fairly cheap too. you will need a torx bit though. i bought mine from autozone when i bought the struts. it was a set of 5. it should only take you about 20 minutes to do...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-06-2011, 10:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,272
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: WJ Rear window problem

i did on my 02. i replaced the 2 struts and now its fine.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-06-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 523
Posted By Divo Kinevil
headlight review

i know this has been talked about on a few different threads but i was wondering if anyone here had any feed back on this dealer/product.

http://www.k2motor.com/4lhp-gkee99jm-ks.html

everything...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-02-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: climate control randomly changing

ok so problem solved. turns out my jeep was not properly grounded. the bolt the tightens the negative connection to the terminal had rusted and broke in half so the connection was not tight. fixed...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-31-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By Divo Kinevil
Re: climate control randomly changing

the more i think about it i think you are absolutely correct frango. hopefully tomorrow morning i will have some time to take it apart and see if thats the case. busy day today but will keep you...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 01-29-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By Divo Kinevil
climate control randomly changing

first off i want to say Hey all! im new to this forum and figured my first post would be a question i cant seem to figure out on my own.

my climate control will randomly change from whatever it is...
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