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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-13-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,595
Posted By capdaddy222
Largest Battery?

I have an 86 grand wagoneer. I need to get it out of the garage and the battery is dead dead dead. The current battery is not the correct size, it is smaller than the battery pan.
What is the correct...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 06-04-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 872
Posted By capdaddy222
I recently took a trip in mine and had a very...

I recently took a trip in mine and had a very similar issue. Left me stranded in the woods.

I got it home, drained the burnt old fluid, refilled, refiltered, adjusted the bands and it shifted better...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-26-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By capdaddy222
I hate to say this on my favorite site, but If I...

I hate to say this on my favorite site, but If I were going to do what you are discussing, I would start looking for XJ's.
I owned an XJ before my Waggy, so please dont mis-understand, FSJ is...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-25-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By capdaddy222
Hello Dan, First off, I am jealous. That is a...

Hello Dan,

First off, I am jealous. That is a great part of the country to drive through.

Second, It would help if we knew a little more about your trip.
What is your timetable?
How long do you...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-21-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 601
Posted By capdaddy222
This guy gives a great overview, well worth the...

This guy gives a great overview, well worth the 19 min investment. You can fast forward if you already know what he is talking about, but he hides some good info in the...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-20-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 833
Posted By capdaddy222
Does anyone know the thread type and size for the...

Does anyone know the thread type and size for the output of the TF727 ?

I pulled the output line and the fitting but ran out of time to get to Lowes and check the thread. I want to do some online...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-20-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
Thanks Guys, No comment on the trans cooler...

Thanks Guys,

No comment on the trans cooler mounted fins vertical vs horizontal? Am I asking to trap air in there if I mount it vertical? I was going to put the input at the top so everything can...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-20-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
How can I tell Which line is the output line on...

How can I tell Which line is the output line on the 727?

I dont want to have to start the truck to see which side sprays to find out :eek:
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-20-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
I am not using the radiator portion of the trans...

I am not using the radiator portion of the trans cooler. I have only an aux cooler hooked up... Well in theory it was hooked up.

http://i1184.photobucket.com/albums/z334/furdturguson/DSC02905.jpg...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-19-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 833
Posted By capdaddy222
Trans Temp Gauge

I am looking to monitor my transmission temps due to a mishap I had earlier this weekend where the trans fluid leaked on the exhaust, caught fire, and left me stranded. The fluid looked burnt and...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-19-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
OK, Changed the trans fluid and filter. It was...

OK, Changed the trans fluid and filter. It was black like motor oil. I found some metal sparkles in the pan. Not too bad.

Took the jeep for a run around the neighborhood. Of course I get to the top...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-19-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
I just crawled under to get a first look. ...

I just crawled under to get a first look.
http://i1184.photobucket.com/albums/z334/furdturguson/DSC02890.jpg (http://s1184.photobucket.com/user/furdturguson/media/DSC02890.jpg.html)
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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-18-2013, 11:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By capdaddy222
Hahaha, Is that a cake? looks good.

Hahaha,

Is that a cake?

looks good.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-18-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
I will have to research how to do the...

I will have to research how to do the transmission pull. I havent crawled under to see what actually happened. The smell is ode de burned clutches though. My garage stinks pretty bad. I dont mind...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-18-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,308
Posted By capdaddy222
First Run ends with...

A tow home.
I got out in the woods with the wagoneer for the first time yesterday. I had so much fun testing the rig. It Performed great....
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-18-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By capdaddy222
Magnaflux Wont work on aluminum. Dye Penatrant...

Magnaflux Wont work on aluminum. Dye Penatrant testing can work. There are multi stage sprays that you can do at home. But if you are doing this for the fist time, It would be better to take it to...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-17-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By capdaddy222
As promised. Took a test run, got the tcase up to...

As promised. Took a test run, got the tcase up to temp and parked for an hour or so.

No leaks. The RTV backed by the rubber Grommet pushed into the splines seems to have done the trick.

One thing...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-16-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By capdaddy222
Thanks Gents. I did something similar. I cut a...

Thanks Gents.

I did something similar. I cut a rubber grommet that fit the shaft and was larger than the splines. Filled the area with black RTV and sinched it all together.

I will let it dry and...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-16-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By capdaddy222
NP228: I think Im missing something

I am replacing the rear output yoke seal on my NP228.
I have the FSM but the diagram isnt clear. The description dosent make it clear...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-15-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,932
Posted By capdaddy222
can anyone point me to the proper method for...

can anyone point me to the proper method for measuring the pinion angles? I just bought a mag base compass.

Where do I place the base of the compass? what should the relative angles be? I assume...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-15-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,932
Posted By capdaddy222
OK, So I tried removing the front shaft and...

OK,

So I tried removing the front shaft and taking a spin. No change in the vibration. Still right there at 55 and at 65.
I jacked up the rear axle and spun the tires. Runout is non-existent. No...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-11-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By capdaddy222
I dont mean to hijack but I did the Ristow vac...

I dont mean to hijack but I did the Ristow vac adjust with mechanical limiter today and I dont think my question is worthy of its own thread.

This may sound stupid, but I cant find the timing marks...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-08-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,152
Posted By capdaddy222
Do you mind posting a link to your source for...

Do you mind posting a link to your source for those linear actuators? I have lots of ideas that could use a push.

capdaddy
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 05-07-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,152
Posted By capdaddy222
does that tap periscope up and down? you have to...

does that tap periscope up and down?

you have to post a video of that! nice project
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-06-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By capdaddy222
So I had the name wrong but the symptoms right. I...

So I had the name wrong but the symptoms right. I had too tight of an adjustment on the internal band based on my slam shifts in N-R 1-2.

From that analysis, the OP has the internal band adjusted...
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