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Forum: FSJ-PRIS 01-08-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,943
Posted By johnsonic
Smile Rang - I LOVE the hotel room work. AMAZING!

Rang - I LOVE the hotel room work. AMAZING!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 01-08-2021, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 148
Posted By johnsonic
Mine has a gasket - you could probably cut one...

Mine has a gasket - you could probably cut one out of thin rubber sheeting.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 01-08-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By johnsonic
I think I read something on here about how the...

I think I read something on here about how the remans sometimes are for Fords, which don't have the right gear depth and the best bet is to get an original starter rebuilt. I don't have the link...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 01-08-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By johnsonic
FWIW - I've been quoted $600-1200 for front seats...

FWIW - I've been quoted $600-1200 for front seats (each), I supply the corduroy for the inserts. Low end of the range was when I lived in Wisconsin, mid-high end of the range is in the Portland, OR...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 01-07-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 423
Posted By johnsonic
I have a Northwest Metal Products aux tank that...

I have a Northwest Metal Products aux tank that sits where the spare should be. Pretty sure it's a gravity feed. There is a switchable fuel pump between the tanks I never use and the gas gauge seems...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 12-31-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 13,063
Posted By johnsonic
O2 sensor measures the unburnt oxygen in the mix,...

O2 sensor measures the unburnt oxygen in the mix, so if you're misfiring, no combustion occurred, so it would read as lean.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 12-02-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,340
Posted By johnsonic
Just went to the local fabric mart, found a...

Just went to the local fabric mart, found a pattern I liked, and got enough to use. It's actually not headliner fabric, pretty thick with a coarse weave. We'll see how it holds up 10 years from now,...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 12-02-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By johnsonic
Yup - nutmeg. Interior is actually in really nice...

Yup - nutmeg. Interior is actually in really nice shape though I'll need to get the front seats reupholstered at some point.

Realized you can actually see the tab repair in that last photo - made a...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 12-01-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By johnsonic
Here ya go! Was actually able to get a shot...

Here ya go! Was actually able to get a shot inside pretty...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 12-01-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By johnsonic
There is not a piece of brittle plastic in my was...

There is not a piece of brittle plastic in my was OTHER THAN THOSE TABS

Wound up using this to repair: https://www.polyvance.com/step3f.php

Smelly smelly stuff, but worked great.

I don't know if...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-29-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By johnsonic
I'm striking out! When I was rebuilding my...

I'm striking out! When I was rebuilding my harness - I looked at a bunch of years manuals from oljeep - some of them had the shape of the connector in it along with the wire colors & gauges. Between...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-25-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By johnsonic
PCV from the performer intake to the back of the...

PCV from the performer intake to the back of the carb - there's a hole for it. I'm using this valve:

https://www.amazon.com/Standard-Motor-Products-V164-Valve/dp/B000C8042Y

And and pretty sure this...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 10-13-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 744
Posted By johnsonic
Looks amazing! What did you do about the firewall...

Looks amazing! What did you do about the firewall & interior bits? I'm wanting to go from gold to a similar color, so kind of in the same boat!

Drooling - really looks awesome!
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 10-01-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,340
Posted By johnsonic
Weirdly - there were no water marks on the...

Weirdly - there were no water marks on the headliner board & no evidence of leaks from those wellnuts. I think it could have just been 35 years of gravity to make the sag.

I totally agree with...
Forum: Build Threads 09-23-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,095
Posted By johnsonic
Dave - every post you make to this forum makes me...

Dave - every post you make to this forum makes me smile, but this build thread is just AMAZING. I love your attention to detail and thank you for posting the contact info for the folks you've used -...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 09-23-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,340
Posted By johnsonic
Is this prissy?

Don't know if this belongs here, but makes me pretty happy!

Not all of the headliner board sag came out, and the plaid doesn't line up between the two panels. Much better than the stapled old...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-01-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By johnsonic
Instructions are wicked easy to follow. You'll be...

Instructions are wicked easy to follow. You'll be able to tell which wire does what by following the solder traces on your old instrument cluster.

One thing to mention - it can get a little cramped...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-28-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 580
Posted By johnsonic
Looks like load range C

Looks like load range C
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-25-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 580
Posted By johnsonic
Tire Pressure?

Super dumb question, but what PSI are your tires at?

I'm running 235/75/r15 KO2s, and 35 PSI seems too low.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-24-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By johnsonic
I'm running these direct fit on mine:...

I'm running these direct fit on mine: https://www.bjsoffroad.com/Black-Powdercoated-Aluminum-Valve-Covers-AMC-V8_p_541.html
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-14-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,342
Posted By johnsonic
New Wagoneer?

This photo was just on Jeep's instagram:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/rhag30dxgj17qju/newwag.png
Forum: General Chit-Chat 05-21-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,632
Posted By johnsonic
I've found that for a bunch of stuff you can just...

I've found that for a bunch of stuff you can just use the part number from their site, look it up and buy it elsewhere for much less and fewer headaches.

Have ordered from them about a dozen times,...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 02-20-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,343
Posted By johnsonic
I worked on a cruise ship as a Printer for a...

I worked on a cruise ship as a Printer for a while in my 20s. Was amazing, we had an actual Heidelberg GTO on-board for the bigger stuff, and a Ryobi 2800 for smaller jobs, along with the darkroom...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-06-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By johnsonic
I just use "wagoneer" because last...

I just use "wagoneer" because last thing I need is a wide net and empty pockets. :)
Forum: Street & Performance 02-02-2020, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,369
Posted By johnsonic
Cool - not going to worry! Definitely have...

Cool - not going to worry!

Definitely have plenty of oil going up top, am using guides, and am 100% sure preload is correct.

Thanks guys!
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