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Clutch making sound
There are a few different reasons for a clutch to make noise when being used. It is possible that the throwout bearing is causing the noise, but it is also possible that the clutch assembly is worn out, the pilot...
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Oil leak issues
If you open the oil cap while the engine is running to see if excessive amounts of oil smoke comes out indicating the engine has excessive blow by the pistons. The engine piston rings are most likely not sealing. You...
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No check engine light, stalling while driving
Hello, It sounds like you may have a dirty or faulty idle air control valve. In some cases this may not always set the check engine light off when this is dirty. The idle air control valve is a small...
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Jeep won't start.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle sounds like it is getting fuel pressure while starting or holding it while the vehicle is off. This does not necessarily mean that the fuel pump is sustaining pressure after the vehicle...
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Leak near front passenger wheel possible axle shaft seal
Hello, thank you for writing in. The location that you describe sounds most like a broken axle seal. While it is okay to drive the vehicle for the immediate time, that oil will collect dirt and debris and clog the...
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Acceleration Problems
Hi there Leo. Back in the 1980's, the Jeep Wrangler was a hot button topic for insurance companies and automotive regulatory boards (like SEMA and FIA) due to their instability at higher speeds. This caused Jeep to integrate a governor...
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will not smog running to leanno ppm to high
Hi there. If you are looking for a mobile mechanic to come to your location and repair what might be causing your failed emissions test, this is something we might be able to accomplish. The first step would be to...
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Rough start and clicking noise
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate and eventually stall. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that...
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fuse question
I would recommend hooking up your wire to a fuse that runs the ignition. The ignition will not engage until the vehicle's engine is running. The ignition system is also likely to have a fuse around that amperage. Many times...
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tapping from under the hood, faint exhaust smell, poor performance
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically a tapping sound from the engine is a valve issue. This would also help explain why you may be smelling gas or exhaust build up. When intake or exhaust valves are not functioning,...
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Engine block rod came out. Now I need to change my engine.
The 3.7 liter V6 engine from the Liberty was also an option on the Wrangler. However, in order to replace the engine to a V6, replacement of the powertrain control module would be required to make this work. Different engine...
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Brake Pad on passenger side is heating up.
The brake caliper and/or the sliding pins in the caliper bracket, are sticking. Typically, when brakes are refurbished, if the existing calipers have 75,000 or more miles on them, they should be replaced with high quality remanufactured calipers to avoid...
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Just changed my water pump in my 2000 Jeep Wrangler. Still overheating. What is the problem???
The first thing to check is to see if the thermostat is not stuck closed. If it is then replace thermostat and purge all the air out of the cooling system. Check the cooling fan clutch to make sure it...
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Problem starting
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid. A faulty starter solenoid will generally produce a clicking sound when turning the key. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity...
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The temperature on my jeep wrangler started going high all of a sudden and it started making a strange noise 2012 Jeep Wrangler
Hello. It sounds like the engine may have gotten hot enough to cause some damage, especially if it was struggling. I would usually start by doing a block test to make sure that there is not any damage to the...
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Soft brakes 2000 Jeep Wrangler
Hi there - from your symptoms, there is still air in the brake system. Newer cars, with ABS systems integrated, are more difficult to purge air from without pressure bleeders and actually exercising the ABS pump. I recommend a brake...
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Got a trouble code P0171.
The purpose of the No. 2 sensor is to monitor the efficiency of the catalytic converter. Consequently, if everything is functioning correctly, the No. 2 sensor is supposed to report a constant voltage. If the No. 2 sensor waveform mimicked...
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Not shifting when driving up a hill
Hi Deb. It sounds like there could be a sticking valve in the valve body not allowing the downshifting or a malfunctioning sensor that is not supplying the correct load information for proper shifting. Simply put, this could be either...
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Hi. How do you reset the limp home mode in a manual shift?
The check engine light means there is a problem in the computer system that need to have a scanner to retrieve the codes stored in memory. Once the codes are retrieved you can have the codes pinpoint test done to...
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Ordered 37×13.50R20 tires and 20X12 rim I have a 4 inch lift kit by ready lift. Want to upgrade gearing from 3.73 to maybe 4.88?
Hi There, I have heard good reviews about a couple of the following shops in your area: http://www.tricktrucks.com/ http://www.bowiepowertrain.com/Bowie-domestic-auto-repair.html http://nolimitbmore.com/services/

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