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Need to fix windshield wipers.
Hi, you may have a a bad windshield wiper motor or mechanism. I would suggest a technician, such as one from YourMechanic, to come out and check it out and repair your windshield problem.
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Overheating problems - 1985 Jeep CJ7
It sounds like you still have a blown head gasket or minute crack in the cylinder head or block, both of which can cause overheating. You mention that you "repaired the head," but don't identify what was done. I would...
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Car is idling rough - 1983 Jeep CJ7
Hello. This behavior sounds like the power brake booster has a leak or rupture, which acts like an air leak to the engine. Since the brake booster vacuum is generated by the engine's air intake, their functions and potential problems...
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Starting problem. Shutting off
I would have the carburetor rebuilt or replaced with a rebuilt unit. Gasoline turns to gum and varnish as it ages. Most likely the float valve is gummed up, preventing gas from entering the carb and onto the engine. A...
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Car shuts off unless the gas pedal is applied
The coil should be generating tens of thousands of volts to the spark plug. 12 volts is the correct supply side to the coil. It also sounds like you still have a fuel problem. Have a professional mechanic check the...
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Front brake gets locked up - 1983 Jeep CJ7
Have the residual pressure valve for the locking brake checked for problems. Residual pressure valves maintain a very slight hydraulic pressure for each brake in order to make the brakes more responsive when you press the brake pedal. If it...
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starting problem, like weak battery..
Hi there. It sounds like a battery concern. Have the battery tested with a digital battery tester that provides current voltage, cold cranking amps, and state of health. If it has a low state of health or a bad cell,...
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Transmission problems - 1982 Jeep CJ7
Has your clutch been replaced recently? If not, your clutch assembly may be worn out. Check your fluid levels under the hood. At the very least, each reservoir should have fluid in it and you may notice a min/max level...
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My 83 Jeep CJ 7 makes a clunking on rapid acceleration only when in 4 wheel drive. Any thoughts on my problem?
It sounds like you may have a U-Joint that may be bad. As you might know, the U-Joint is a universal joint that sits on both sides of the drive shaft connecting the transmission to the drive shaft on one...
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Jeep stalls while parked at idle and when going down the road when the throttle is closed.
Hi there. The Idle Air Control valve (IAC) may have failed when you cleaned the valve with your cleaner solution. I recommend replacing the IAC with a new one. If you need further assistance with your engine idle surging, then...

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