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Forum: Cherokee-SJ and XJ 04-14-2013, 05:56 PM
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Views: 714
Posted By wjross
Tick in XJ 4.0 L. Help!

Gettin a strange sound from fathers 96 cherokee. Anyone familiar with this or similar problem? Any help appreciated!
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-05-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By wjross
Re: Dome lights won't go off! Help!

They do go off after a time. So it looks like one if the doors is reading as open. I took a look at the ground to drivers door. It has already been jumped by a previous owner. How can I check the...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-05-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,738
Posted By wjross
Re: 1999 LIMITED GRAND CHEROKEE 4.7 v8 fuel line problem

hey man, I had the same troubles removing the filter on mine to replace it. if you go through the trouble to remove it i would replace it too because it is a inexpensive part and replacing it now may...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-03-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By wjross
Re: Dome lights won't go off! Help!

i haven't waited that long to see what the lights do, but i will try it and see what happens. if it is the BCM i'm sure thats big bucks to replace huh?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-03-2012, 12:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By wjross
Re: Dome lights won't go off! Help!

I did not. I have tried pushing it to toggle them on and off now, but to no avail. for now i have removed the F7 fuse to keep the lights from draining my battery down. Hoping that this is a switch or...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-02-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By wjross
Re: Dome lights won't go off! Help!

everything else is completely normal. even the lights in the doors function as they should. When i turn the switch to completely dim they flicker but stay on.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-01-2012, 12:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By wjross
Dome lights won't go off! Help!

Hey, I have a 2000 WJ limited. Today after opening the rear hatch and glass to replace a burned out tail light, the lights mounted in the ceiling will not turn off. All the lights in the dome, and...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-25-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,130
Posted By wjross
Replacing 2000 WJ Tail lights

Hey guys, i need to replace my Tail lights, would like the LED lights if possible, to avoid getting another fixture with that dang bulb-socket burning issue. I am writing to see who your...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 08-01-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By wjross
Re: A/C Problems

Is there a way to determine that it is only the clutch that failed? Is possible that the compressor failed and caused problems with the clutch?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 08-01-2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By wjross
A/C Problems

Well its summer time here in Texas, and with my good fortune, the A/C in my Jeep is having some issues. The 100+ weather is getting to me, so it's now on the top of my list of things to fix. Several...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-22-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,139
Posted By wjross
Re: help! Intermittent 4.7 oil pressure/coolant issues

and yes the low level, high pressure made absolutely no sense to me. this lends credit to your pressure sensing unit theory
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-22-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,139
Posted By wjross
Re: help! Intermittent 4.7 oil pressure/coolant issues

Yes the coolant was low, i added fluid, so that was no biggie. i mentioned it in case that it could somehow have been related.

The noise is present with the vehicle still, in park or in drive, and...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-22-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,139
Posted By wjross
Re: help! Intermittent 4.7 oil pressure/coolant issues

There is also a sound associated with this problem, one that i don't recognize. The sound is something metal-on-metal friction, a kind of whir. This worries me for fear of damaging the motor, i would...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-21-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By wjross
Re: 3157 Led Brake light swap?

Any sugestion as to how i could find the problem in the board?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-20-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By wjross
3157 Led Brake light swap?

Hey guys, i drive a 2000 WJ so i've run into to problem with the sockets in the tail light fixture. my drivers side brake light was the first to go. i replaced with a cheap oem replacement socket...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 06-20-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,139
Posted By wjross
help! Intermittent 4.7 oil pressure/coolant issues

Hey guys, i drive a 2000 WJ 4.7 (non HO) with about 170k miles. lately i've had a strange issue that i'm unsure how to pin point. The oil pressure has read very high, in the 65-70 range, where it is...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 04-13-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,099
Posted By wjross
Re: 4.7 oil change

i agree that nut was an excellent idea from K&N, hard to believe they are the only ones doing that. Thanks TJ, RP was actually what im considering because i found it at a local NAPA for $6 a quart!...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 04-12-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,099
Posted By wjross
4.7 oil change

Well its time for another oil change, and i was just curious what luck any of yall might have had with different motor oil. Mine is the 4.7L (non-HO) 162k miles, and i have always liked to run it...
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes 03-17-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,518
Posted By wjross
Re: Black Silverblades? Plasti-dip?

Thanks. I'm planning to test on an extra rim, pics and comments will follow
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes 03-16-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,802
Posted By wjross
Re: Brake calipers..

I just replaced the pads on my WJ. If you are sill wondering if you have akebono's or not, the most definitive piece of evidence in my mind with the back side of the caliper where it says "akebono"...
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes 03-16-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,518
Posted By wjross
Black Silverblades? Plasti-dip?

I really like the look of black silverblades rims on the GC. seen several that were powder coated, but was thinkin i could easily do the plasti-dip spray coating myself for cheap. Also heard from a...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-15-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By wjross
Re: WJ power steering leak

I'm not sure actually. I'll have to look at it and do some research. but would that hose and fitting be the same regardless?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-15-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By wjross
Re: WJ power steering leak

Im looking to see if I can find it online for a good price, im betting the dealer will be high. Im a college student trying to maintain a vehicle so price is quite important! Thank you for the advice
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-15-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By wjross
Re: WJ power steering leak

yes sir, thats the line. do you know who sells that new hose and fitting?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-15-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By wjross
WJ power steering leak

Hey had a power steering has leaked since i bought it, it looks to me like the leak is out of the line that attaches to the top of the reservoir near cap. I believe the problem is in the fitting that...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 03-15-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,683
Posted By wjross
Re: Ceased Front Brake Caliper Slide Pin

that does sound like a good idea, we considered heating but didn't try it out. Ive got the new bracket mounted, and the new pins in and greased well (so hopefully this won't happen again). bled the...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 03-14-2012, 01:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,683
Posted By wjross
Re: Ceased Front Brake Caliper Slide Pin

yes sir, put a wrench on it and turned till ive just about got a hernia. lol. and then i even used a hammer on the wrench, still no turn. last resort was putting a floor jack under the wrench to turn...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 03-13-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,683
Posted By wjross
Re: Ceased Front Brake Caliper Slide Pin

Frango, the bolts loosened from the pin just fine its the slide pin i'm having problems with. I am the second owner of this vehicle and this is my first attempt of a brake job. the front passenger...
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes 03-13-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,802
Posted By wjross
Re: Brake calipers..

having trouble with my caliper pins as well. one is ceased in place and is proving very difficult to remove. mine is also a 2000 grand, with akebono calipers
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 03-13-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,097
Posted By wjross
Re: What is your favorite Muffler/Exhaust Manufacturer?

Put a Cherry bomb on mine, and it sounds great. Lots of Low tone, not rappy at all. Loud in the low gears but nice and mellow sound cruising
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How to 03-13-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,683
Posted By wjross
Ceased Front Brake Caliper Slide Pin

Hey, looking for some help if anyone has had this problem or knows how to fix it. I have a 2000 Grand Cherokee and am in the process of replacing brake pads. I have the Akebono calipers. The problem...
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