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Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-19-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 712
Posted By chipotle
Another option

A few years ago my tailgate window switch failed. As it is such a pain to get to once its failed, I chose to bypass the switch and just rely upon the dash mounted window control. There was an...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-20-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,235
Posted By chipotle
In my previous newer GW, I had refilled the...

In my previous newer GW, I had refilled the washer fluid reservour as I wanted to make sure it worked. After a minute of no spray, my wife saw water dripping underneath and yelled to me. Oh S@#$...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-08-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,588
Posted By chipotle
My 85 definitely leaves its mark. It didn't for...

My 85 definitely leaves its mark. It didn't for a short while after the rebuild/upgrade some 15k miles ago. Now it's around 118k.

My 80 leaked the 5-6 years I had it. I think my 67, with an AMC...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-09-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By chipotle
How about this book: Jeep OWNER'S BIBLE by Moses...

How about this book:
Jeep OWNER'S BIBLE by Moses Ludel
http://www.4x4books.com/jpown.htm
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-09-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By chipotle
I had the fun this last weekend of breaking down...

I had the fun this last weekend of breaking down the tailgate w/ the window fully down, to get to that paddle switch. Anyone know of a source for the switches, besides out of 20+ year old junkers?...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 10-30-2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By chipotle
And the X# dimmer switchers have it. Wiggle the...

And the X# dimmer switchers have it. Wiggle the foot switch, and the regular lights come to life. Thanks a bunch to all, as I would not have started there. I'll clean it up tomorrow night...
...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 10-29-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By chipotle
Lights out

Hey, both my headlights decided they didn't want to go on at O-dark hundred this morning. The brights work, as well as all the other lights. I can't tear it down enough until this weekend, but was...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-25-2008, 03:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,559
Posted By chipotle
Have you taken off the door panel, and tried to...

Have you taken off the door panel, and tried to tighten the tension adjustment yet? It could be that it just backed off over time...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-25-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,559
Posted By chipotle
I picked up the BJ Offroad's gaskets for the...

I picked up the BJ Offroad's gaskets for the front vent windows, and was wondering if anyone else had installed new OEM type gaskets. It seams that the pivot point on the angled piece is riveted onto...
Forum: Fuel Injection 03-04-2008, 09:58 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 68,780
Posted By chipotle
Mine is sort of a Custom EFI setup. I ended up...

Mine is sort of a Custom EFI setup. I ended up finding a GMC chip from a stock heavy duty truck with manual transmition, and putting it in. It works pretty good, but has problems with towing at the...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-18-2006, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,430
Posted By chipotle
There are some BIN's here as...

There are some BIN's here as well:
http://www.tyndall.ca/jeep/tbi/ (http://www.tyndall.ca/jeep/tbi/)

Not that they did me any good with my non-supported CustomEFI kit, nor it's original BIN....
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-04-2006, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By chipotle
Post Yuck...not sure myself, but I can relate with an...

Yuck...not sure myself, but I can relate with an 88 CRX. It't pretty funny with the roof line lower than my Jeeps hood line.

Douglas
Forum: Fuel Injection 04-04-2006, 08:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,309
Posted By chipotle
Post Beginning a TBI BIN file project Ok, I’ve gone...

Beginning a TBI BIN file project

Ok, I’ve gone thru the BIN files on http://www.tyndall.ca/jeep/tbi/ and none of them work well. The Custom EFI’s ( aka http://www.customefis.com/ ) BIN file...
Forum: Fuel Injection 02-28-2006, 03:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
Posted By chipotle
Post Steve, I see that we are still in similar canoes....

Steve, I see that we are still in similar canoes. One thing that I (with auto shop) did was try out a stock ECU from a 1990 GMC Jimmy 350. This at least showed that the rest of the system was...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 02-13-2006, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,661
Posted By chipotle
Post I'll have to add that anyone considering...

I'll have to add that anyone considering CustomEFI's better plan on not having parts for way longer than he says; waiting weeks to get responses from email queries (if any); phones only answered by...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-05-2006, 07:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post Anti-riced, I was looking at your link for the...

Anti-riced, I was looking at your link for the FSJ TBI Project. I'm going to tear down the ECU tonight and inspect it. But I also decided to get a new Bin file and re-flash my chip. It looks like...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-04-2006, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post One additional thougth I had is, what if the...

One additional thougth I had is, what if the flash chip is faulty. Or is that very unlikely compared to the whole ECU, and the fact that I could collect data. Could my symptoms be in line with the...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-04-2006, 03:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post chr1s, So the CustomEFI ECU is essentially a...

chr1s,
So the CustomEFI ECU is essentially a stock GM ECU with a ZIF socket switched in on the breadboard? Dang, if so. Soldering is no big deal. Yeah, I have the flash chip and burner for it. ...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-04-2006, 02:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post The Jimmy ECU had no errors. I don't think the...

The Jimmy ECU had no errors. I don't think the chips are interchangable with CustomEFI's design and new chip. The shop plugged the Jimmy ECU in thru the connector under the dash. I'll send the...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-03-2006, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post Briely Yep, I've got the chip burner and aldl...

Briely
Yep, I've got the chip burner and aldl cable. I don't think I have a programming issue as much as a HW issue within the ECU. I would think the ECU should be responding to the NOC sensor...
Forum: Fuel Injection 01-03-2006, 09:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,773
Posted By chipotle
Post I was hoping I could get any further ideas here...

I was hoping I could get any further ideas here on the CustomEFI's TBI setup problems. I know a few people here have the setup. I am about at the end of my rope with CustomEFI's non-responses and...
Forum: Fuel Injection 08-02-2005, 03:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,815
Posted By chipotle
Post Hum... I would have a recommendation, but I'm on...

Hum... I would have a recommendation, but I'm on week 16 now (I think) of waiting for Custom EFIs. His life had another major problem, and well maybe next week... Hum, this is the third next week,...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-29-2005, 07:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,135
Posted By chipotle
Post Yep, I know many units can go on the Edelbrock...

Yep, I know many units can go on the Edelbrock manifold. My wallet is the bigger issue while CusomEFI's has a $1,000 hole in my budget. I can put on a carb for about $300 and call it a day. And...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-29-2005, 07:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,135
Posted By chipotle
Post Spectre, yeah now I have an idea of how slow. ...

Spectre, yeah now I have an idea of how slow. Unfortunately he has my money. I could switch to an Edelbrock real easy and cheaply, since I already have their manifold. Who knows how long it might...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-29-2005, 06:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,135
Posted By chipotle
Post Has anyone here recently done business with...

Has anyone here recently done business with http://www.customefis.com/ ? I am in the middle of an 360 engine rebuild/upgrade, and had paid Custom EFIs for the TBI system for AMC 360. I'm having...
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