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Forum: Jeep Builds
09-17-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Update on Hobbes... I forgot I have to get...

Update on Hobbes...

I forgot I have to get him licensed and registered for Washington. Gonna miss those California plates. I have Hobbes parked on a side driveway and noticed a puddle under the...
Replies: 27
Views: 2,213
Posted By outersketcher

Have any of you taken the opportunity to add in...

Have any of you taken the opportunity to add in some extra insulation to the roof before you put the headliner back in?
Seems like it would be a simple, cheap, and easy thing to do to make your ride...
09-17-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 703
Posted By outersketcher

If I may.. I'm a self taught welder. One of those...

If I may.. I'm a self taught welder. One of those guys who just went out (after doing research of course) and bought a wire fed gas MIG welder. The very first thing I did was to grab one of the...
09-17-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 578
Posted By outersketcher

Would you be willing to go into a little bit...

Would you be willing to go into a little bit about how to adjust the mc rod and why its important?. I've never done this before.. am curious.
Also, what does the booster sound and feel like when it...
09-03-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By outersketcher

Updating stock radio to accept a usb and input jack?

I love my stock radio. i like the look of the thing, and how simple the controls are for bass and treble and fade and balance. But the tape cassete reader has gone insane, and there is no way to hook...
Forum: Jeep Builds
09-03-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

97grand4.0 and bugout4X4.. you are right. I...

97grand4.0 and bugout4X4.. you are right.
I have been cruising the xj around and keeping an eye on the coolant level.. squeezing that top hose every time. The engine started staying cool. Just as...
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By outersketcher

I love dielectric grease. wonderful stuff. But...

I love dielectric grease. wonderful stuff. But given the choice between using it or dish soap to lubricate a hose fitting. I'd go with the dish soap every time.
Dish soap breaks down and goes away a...
Forum: Introductions
08-30-2018, 02:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By outersketcher

welcome! Nice to have folk hailing from other...

welcome! Nice to have folk hailing from other parts of our little blue planet.
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-30-2018, 02:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Got home from work tonight. Walked around the...

Got home from work tonight. Walked around the xj.. inspecting The engine bay.. eyeballing everything one...last....time. Then I watched three YouTube vids on how to start and break-in a rebuilt...
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-29-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Allrighty then... I've surmounted all the little...

Allrighty then... I've surmounted all the little problems that kept popping up. And got the beast buttoned up and ready to turn the key.
Turns out, draining the gas tank of the two-year old gas...
Replies: 26
Views: 869
Posted By outersketcher

I drained the fuel last night.. was easy peasy...

I drained the fuel last night.. was easy peasy lemon squeazy.

I pulled the fuel filter. Then I slipped a big 'ol plastic-bin under the tank and let the tank-side fuel-line dangle down. Opened up...
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By outersketcher

Solved the problem. Upon taking a closer.....

Solved the problem. Upon taking a closer.. much..much more careful and closer look at the ends of each cable. I found that there is only one way they can go. The ground to the engine block is a...
Replies: 19
Views: 1,014
Posted By outersketcher

The fan shroud I got from 1A Auto fit perfect....

The fan shroud I got from 1A Auto fit perfect. And looks great.
Cool man.
08-23-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By outersketcher

I would advise you to spend the $50 to $80 on a...

I would advise you to spend the $50 to $80 on a proper wire crimping kit. Like this one (http://www.vintageconnections.com/Products/Detail/1).
The kit I listed is what I have. And is intended for...
Forum: Cherokee Chat
08-21-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By outersketcher

This.. Only, these days, I'd say $95.00 an hour...

This.. Only, these days, I'd say $95.00 an hour is more accurate. No matter where you go.. They are all going to charge you about that amount an hour. Anything less then that, and I have no idea how...
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-06-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Well.. if it helps your landlord soul a bit. We...

Well.. if it helps your landlord soul a bit. We did scrub that bathtub afterward till it shone again. And I had lain those parts down onto a rolled out length of padded toolbox liner. I didn't want...
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By outersketcher

Agreed. I have no intention of guessing. Hence...

Agreed. I have no intention of guessing. Hence this thread.

Tonight, once I get home from work. I'll hook up the battery and use a tester to dertimine wether those cables are both negetive or if...
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By outersketcher

Alternator, Coil and Wiring loom. Witch wire goes goes to the B+ Terminal??

All right, I've been finishing up the rebuild of my 1995 XJ (https://www.cherokeeforum.com/f46/1995-xj-4-0-inline-rebuild-243071/).
But Iv'e come across a problem that has me stumped. If I...
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-06-2018, 12:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By outersketcher

Beautiful XJ. Gorgeous tires. I'm sick with...

Beautiful XJ. Gorgeous tires.
I'm sick with jealousy. Nice man.
Replies: 20
Views: 907
Posted By outersketcher

Tyler is right.. You should already have one...

Tyler is right.. You should already have one snapped into a clip in the back or underside of your car seat.
Replies: 16
Views: 637
Posted By outersketcher

Hey man.. I'm glad you resolved it. I used that...

Hey man.. I'm glad you resolved it. I used that guys same video just recently. Really helped me out as well.
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-06-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,820
Posted By outersketcher

well.. hope he's having a blast driving that XJ...

well.. hope he's having a blast driving that XJ all over the hills.
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-06-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Looking pretty good. Cleaned out the injectors...

Looking pretty good.
Cleaned out the injectors using a 9 vlt battery. A pair of alligator clips, a tire valve with it's valve removed, some heat shrink tubing, and a can of throttle body cleaner. I...
Forum: Jeep Builds
08-05-2018, 11:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,047
Posted By outersketcher

Yah, I'm taking my time.That's because I don't...

Yah, I'm taking my time.That's because I don't know what the hey I'm doing. I mean, I've rebuilt a couple of VW engines in the past. And dozen or so 4 stroke, vintage trail-bike motorcycle engines....
Replies: 20
Views: 907
Posted By outersketcher

Hey.. for added locked-downess.. get yourself a...

Hey.. for added locked-downess.. get yourself a "Care seat locking clip"...
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