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My Jeep won't start
The engine needs spark, air, and fuel to start and run. Air is almost always a given so that leaves spark and fuel. It's possible for example, that the fuel pump may have failed. The vehicle may have started and...
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I would like help wiring an electric exhaust cutout up to my fuse box with a 3 pin rocker switch.
Hi there. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide aftermarket component installation services; such as installing electrical switches as you've described above. You will actually find that most aftermarket electrical kit manufacturers will provide you with exceptional technical advice if...
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Would performing a heater core bypass give my AC colder air in my 2001 Jeep Wrangler
Hello. Unfortunately this will not help. If the blend doors under the dash are working fine then the heater core should be completely blocked out when the a/c is on. If the system is functioning properly and the system pressures...
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Hi Noe, I am thinking about buying a Wrangler but I am seeing a lot about the engine quitting while it is being driven. Do you hav
If you're interested in just the Jeep Wrangler, you can gauge the reliability of the various recent model years of the Wrangler by looking at the reliability survey data published by "Consumer Reports" (CR). That reliability data is extremely detailed...
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Why am I getting a whistling sound from my front wheels? Brake pads and rotors were recently replaced
If the pad is smoking that means that the pad is not retracting from contact with the rotor after you release the brake pedal. Failure to retract could be due to a stuck caliper piston (the shop may not have...
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What would cause my engine to make a squealing noise in my 2012 Jeep Wrangler
Hi there. From your description of the noise and when it occurs it sounds like it is coming from the belt. It may be as simple as a worn out belt or one of the engine accessories may be failing....
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Is it bad to drive without the trans filter?
Hi There, As you may know, a transmission requires hydraulic pressure generated by the transmission fluid, which forces the fluid into the valve body. When this happens, it activates a shift solenoid that engages the next gear. When the fluid...
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Hi, I have a 2004 the Wrangler w/ the manual 5 speed. When taking off in first I have a brief rattle/ grinding sound right before
Hi there. In most cases when you hear a grinding noise when you engage the clutch from a start, it is caused by the master slave cylinder or a pressure plate that is starting to wear out. It could also...
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My temperature warning light is on, I've been parked for almost an hour to let the engine cool down. The temperature gauge cursor
The reason your heater was not working was because your engine did not have enough coolant in the engine to pump it into the heater system. You have overheated the motor now. You will need to find out when the...
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Is maintenance costly for a 6 year old jeep?
Hi there. While it's true that service and maintenance on a Jeep is much higher than your 2016 Toyota Corolla, it may not be extravagant. It will depend on how well the Jeep has been maintained as to what additional...
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97 jeep wrangler 2.5 will start then shut down at idle
Hi there. What you are describing is typical with a fuel restriction, typically caused by either a dirty fuel filter, failing fuel pump or clogged fuel injectors. It's also common for a damaged mass air flow sensor, dirty air filter...
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Permanent DTC Code cylinder 4 misfire on Jeep Wrangler
Hi there. The best way to clear any stored error codes in your ECU is to have one of our professional mobile mechanics come to your location and complete a check engine light inspection using a professional digital scanner. ...
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Charging system
Hi There, This sounds like a faulty alternator that is not properly maintaining a charge on the battery. I would suggest having the alternator checked to determine if it is receiving the proper amount of voltage from something called the...
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Transmission or computer?
Hi There, As you may know, these codes relate to a fault being detected in the transmission control system. What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a...
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Voltmeter pegging to the right after driving short distance, have replaced alternator on 97 Jeep 4 cylinder
To diagnose this you'll want to measure alternator output with a known good gauge or meter. If the known measurement conflicts with the possibly "out of range" instrument panel reading that you are seeing then you know you have a...
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Jeep dies while driving
It could be an electrical issue and obviously could include components such as the ignition switch, body grounds (for ignition), and/or any of the relays, fuses and terminals on the primary side of the ignition circuit. You can use the...
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Do wranglers normally shift at high RPM when accelerating fast on first gear?
Hi There, If this is something that generally only happens when the vehicle is still cold, this may be normal. Many newer automatic transmissions have temperature-sensors in them that, on a stone-cold start, restrict normal shift to only the lower...
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2012 Jeep Wrangler hesitates at starting up.
The issue could be the throttle position sensor on the throttle body giving a false reading and causing the engine to hesitate when starting. For the hesitation when driving, that also could be the throttle position sensor, but more like...
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Trying to find the size of the nut that connects the yoke and the differential
Hi there. If you are going to attempt to replace the rear housing of your Jeep, I highly recommend purchasing a service and repair manual for your 1994 Jeep Wrangler. Not only will it give you some great tips on...
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Putting in a new battery but the horn, lights, and wipers come on and won't stop.
Check the light switch, the horn switch, and wiper switch. If the switches are not working, then they will need to be replaced. If the switches are good, then there is a loose or broken ground wire on the steering...

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