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Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-17-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By SkylinePCG
My take on lubing: petroleum-based stuff (WD40)...

My take on lubing: petroleum-based stuff (WD40) works best IF you can replace it at regular intervals. I say that because the oil in it latches onto dirt, and eventually defeats the original purpose....
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-26-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By SkylinePCG
I have what I believe is a hell creek lift and...

I have what I believe is a hell creek lift and have been pretty happy with it. It also depends on what you’re used to and your expectations. At the end of the day it’s atill going to be a...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-18-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By SkylinePCG
Well I guess no sense in wasting $1 on a lottery...

Well I guess no sense in wasting $1 on a lottery ticket, since my allotment of good lucks been spent today.

Thanks guys!
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-16-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By SkylinePCG
Distributor install

Just curious if this sounds right...

Last year, pulled a distributor. Weather got cold. Project went on hold.

The other day, warm weather, finally went back out. Couldn’t find marks I left....
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-13-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By SkylinePCG
Ok nylon, hadn’t thought of that, but the...

Ok nylon, hadn’t thought of that, but the interwebs folks seem to agree...

For the record I mentioned “rubber” hose, but I meant FI rated, sae j30 type stuff; gates barricade for...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 03-12-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By SkylinePCG
New 3/8 feed line for TBI

When the weather breaks, I’m hoping to get the fuel pump and new feed line mounted to the Cherokee’s frame. I was all set to use Nicopp, which read great as far as durability and ease of...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-15-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 591
Posted By SkylinePCG
couldn’t be that hard to adapt the Cherokee...

couldn’t be that hard to adapt the Cherokee seat frame to a GW seat/cover? Or you could have your original seats redone with GW-like leather and corduroy.
Forum: Homegrown Vendors: (Members who produce FSJ related items) 01-18-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,771
Posted By SkylinePCG
Mass, no need to defend. The research,...

Mass, no need to defend. The research, development, tweaking, retrying, getting parts, boxing and shipping the finished product, that all takes time away from family, friends, work, other projects...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 01-18-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
Posted By SkylinePCG
ItIt’s a gamble at best, and it won’t...

ItIt’s a gamble at best, and it won’t be a sunny free-time day when it throws in the towel. Use it as a core exchange for an Interstate refurb?
Forum: Homegrown Vendors: (Members who produce FSJ related items) 12-21-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,771
Posted By SkylinePCG
I’d be interested in one as well.

I’d be interested in one as well.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-22-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
My ignition setup? Stock ICM is out. TFI coil...

My ignition setup?

Stock ICM is out.
TFI coil is out.
Stock wiring to distributor is out.

Tiny GM ICM, canister coil, and Distributor all driven by the ECM.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-18-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
You beat me back here... I went back through his...

You beat me back here... I went back through his instructions and he makes it abundantly clear that the resistor is to be removed.

What I found though is that one if the starter solenoids small...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-17-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
Can you expand on why that ones a poor choice?...

Can you expand on why that ones a poor choice? I’m just going on Bill Hamilton’s direction on this. Also I don’t have my notes in front of me at the moment, so he may have something...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-17-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
Ok here’s one that I’m unclear of on...

Ok here’s one that I’m unclear of on the oljeep diagram. This red wire with the white tracer (purple is AC compressor); the unterminated one is the coil +, and will be soldered into the...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-16-2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
Thank you guys. “Routing” was a...

Thank you guys. “Routing” was a better word for what I was thinking.

And that “oljeep” link was very helpful. Not exactly a photo, but there are visuals of the connectors,...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-15-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By SkylinePCG
Stock wiring connectors pic/diagram?

I’m looking for a “road map” of underhood wiring, with visuals of connectors and how the lines were routed from the factory. It may be a pipe dream, but does this exist anywhere?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-14-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By SkylinePCG
Yes, I have seen a different low-pressure...

Yes, I have seen a different low-pressure connection on the back of a lot of them; the hard line being bent at angle, instead of ours coming straight out.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-14-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By SkylinePCG
PS reservoir availability

Are these available new anywhere? My usual spots-rockauto, Napa- only seem to sell it with the pump, not by itself.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-04-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By SkylinePCG
Thanks, I’ll call him tomorrow since...

Thanks, I’ll call him tomorrow since he’s closed today. What did he do for you? And if you don’t mind me asking, what did it run you? You’re welcome to PM me if you prefer.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-02-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By SkylinePCG
Long Island, NY exhaust shop?

Just looking for a recommendation. I’ve got headers, and looking to get the dual exhaust redone. The two quotes I’ve gotton so far were so insane (around $1000,) that if that’s the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 10-30-2018, 06:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By SkylinePCG
Distributor gear swap issue

I have two stock motorcraft distributors: #1 is the one that has been on the motor for years and is coming out. #2 is set up for TBI/timing control and is going in.

I went to swap gear #1 onto...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-22-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By SkylinePCG
Excellent, thank you guys.

Excellent, thank you guys.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 09-20-2018, 11:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By SkylinePCG
Soldering iron recommendation?

Doing an ez-wire rewiring on the ol’girl. Possibly starting with a new iron if there’s improvements to be had.

Otherwise I’ve got a 60w weller that’s been Ok for the past ten years...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-14-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By SkylinePCG
Yep that’s the one; 12/6 l, clocked for the...

Yep that’s the one; 12/6 l, clocked for the plug up top. I finally sorted out getting a pic on...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-13-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By SkylinePCG
The pulleys fit the belts fine, but the body of...

The pulleys fit the belts fine, but the body of the alternator wasn’t squared up to the front of the motor, so one belt held significantly more tension than the other.

The bulltear bracket would...
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