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Yesterday, 05:42 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By Rednroll

This is probably what I would do. Purchase a...

This is probably what I would do. Purchase a reman Jasper or ATK engine. I'ld probably lean towards whichever had the best warranty available and I'ld be sure to read the warranty and all its fine...
06-18-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By Rednroll

I have no personal experience but your question...

I have no personal experience but your question got me curious where I started looking for reviews. I ended up on Youtube. The funny thing is that I'm seeing a lot of criticism on Jasper engines...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-18-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By Rednroll

I turned that off with the SC Flash Cal. No...

I turned that off with the SC Flash Cal. No sensors currently installed in tires.
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-18-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By Rednroll

I think I've got this finally figured out. I'm...

I think I've got this finally figured out. I'm starting to come up to speed on JScan. 1st off I didn't realize when searching for a particular live data PID, you had to 1st select the module in...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-18-2019, 04:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 278
Posted By Rednroll

It's likely a wheel speed sensor needs to be...

It's likely a wheel speed sensor needs to be replaced or a front wheel hub. An OBD2 code reader such as the BlueDriver would be useful since it reads ABS codes and would tell you more. The BlueDriver...
06-18-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By Rednroll

I would have to think your cheapest solution,...

I would have to think your cheapest solution, would be to tear down and rebuild your current engine yourself which is going to cost time/effort in return to get those cost savings.

Next cheapest...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-15-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By Rednroll

I got JScan today, purchased the $20.99 single...

I got JScan today, purchased the $20.99 single license but so far I'm not finding where I can monitor trans temp.

When I type "trans" into live PID search, this is what I'm seeing....
06-15-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By Rednroll

Wow....that sucks! This thread may be of...

Wow....that sucks!

This thread may be of interest to you at this point. Post #34, seems like it may be relevant to your failure....
06-14-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,543
Posted By Rednroll

For the USB stick software update to work, the...

For the USB stick software update to work, the USB stick has to be FAT32 formatted. Most of the never ones come NTSF formatted out of the box, so you will need to reformat it and then put the update...
06-13-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By Rednroll

For electrical tech. You will likely get more...

For electrical tech. You will likely get more responses in the electrical section.
https://www.jk-forum.com/forums/jk-electrical-lighting-sound-systems-13/
06-13-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,413
Posted By Rednroll

Synergy is fine on the most part. The problem...

Synergy is fine on the most part. The problem being described with their steering parts is that they used some flexible rubber dust joint cover, held on by some slinky looking hair tie. You fill the...
06-13-2019, 05:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,413
Posted By Rednroll

They grease my tie rod ends, ball joints, and...

They grease my tie rod ends, ball joints, and drag link joints. If it's included with the oil change, it's one less thing I need to do myself is what I figure. The synergy drag link joints are the...
06-13-2019, 04:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By Rednroll

I have a pretty elaborate audio system which I'm...

I have a pretty elaborate audio system which I'm never quite happy with and always tweaking just because I can. I usually tweak some settings, think it sounds great and then over the course of a...
06-13-2019, 03:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,413
Posted By Rednroll

I've found that's easier said than done. I take...

I've found that's easier said than done. I take my rig in for oil changes where they also grease my joints. Hard to get an oil tech to know when to stop when the other 1000s of cars they work on...
06-12-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,079
Posted By Rednroll

So $8K w/147K miles, then add another $5K+ in...

So $8K w/147K miles, then add another $5K+ in parts and your time converting it to a 4x4 and when I just checked cars.com, I'm seeing a 2008 JKU Sahara w/ 136K miles on it in my area for $14K, which...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-09-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By Rednroll

Thanks! I purchased some inexpensive V-Tech OBD2...

Thanks! I purchased some inexpensive V-Tech OBD2 wifi dongle to use with Torque Pro. I'll get the JScan app, try it out with that dongle and then look into getting the OBDlink MX+ if the V-tech...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-08-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By Rednroll

Thanks for writing up these overall highlight...

Thanks for writing up these overall highlight reviews of each scanner.


I know I've been kind of a fanboy in regards to the BlueDriver. One recent disappointment I ran into is that the BlueDriver...
Forum: JK Talk
06-06-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,228
Posted By Rednroll

Great suggestion. I have a dremel mounted...

Great suggestion. I have a dremel mounted directly behind my bench vise which makes it convenient as well. I'll have to look into that bit.
06-06-2019, 04:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,079
Posted By Rednroll

Unless someone gifted me a 4x2 (ie free or close...

Unless someone gifted me a 4x2 (ie free or close to it), then I don't think I would do this job. From the other thread he paid $5K just in parts. 3 days of labor my azz. Most everyone on forums seems...
Forum: JK Talk
06-06-2019, 04:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 714
Posted By Rednroll

Looks like the merger is falling apart for the...

Looks like the merger is falling apart for the time being.
https://www.cnbc.com/2019/06/06/fiat-chrysler-withdraws-renault-merger-offer-french-meddling-blamed.html

Chrysler, Fiat, Renault,...
Forum: JK Talk
06-06-2019, 03:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By Rednroll

100% agree with this. So for me there's really 2...

100% agree with this. So for me there's really 2 options which seem good and you can't go wrong either way, and just choose either of those options depending on your preferences. There's the...
Forum: JK Talk
06-06-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By Rednroll

There's a lot of discussions on doors off mirror...

There's a lot of discussions on doors off mirror solutions. It depends on what you're looking for.

1. There are options which are inexpensive, make you street legal but will shake and rattle.
2....
06-06-2019, 02:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,121
Posted By Rednroll

Damn, I wish I knew even where to start in doing...

Damn, I wish I knew even where to start in doing this. The thing I know about engines is that you typically need 2 things to get them to start. Gas + Spark. Unsure especially on the gas side, on...
Forum: Stock JK Tech
06-06-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,050
Posted By Rednroll

There's a Youtube vid that someone started on...

There's a Youtube vid that someone started on this subject but the follow up steps look uncompleted.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWYSli3hQ0k
06-06-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,609
Posted By Rednroll

Close! It depends on the year of your JK. ...

Close!

It depends on the year of your JK.

The Sirius XM antenna has always been in that roll bar area. In earlier model JK's the other similar box mounted just above the radio is the GPS...
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