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1979 CJ7 258 Engine What Should The Compression Be?

What should the compression be on each cylinder

Jeep Overheating

My 1983 Jeep CJ7 is overheating and the top radiator hose has no pressure and is cold. It overheats within 5 minutes of starting it up.

Brake Issues 1985 Jeep CJ7

1985 Jeep CJ7 - I can't get a pedal have replace master cylinder and booster. Brakes still won't work and have no leaks

1980 Cj7

Locked front wheel on drivers side.


Fuse is good New horn jut won't beep


Power Related

I am re wiring my 1980 cj7 and the fuse box is connected to the battery but no circuit has power running through it even if i crank on it. Which is weird considering that for power to be sent throug...

Lost My Driver Side Hub On My 84 Jeep

Lost my hub while up in the snow and I got stuck in 2 wheel drive need to know if there is a way I can lock my jeep in so I can rescue it


I Have A 1984 Jeep CJ7 That Has Gray & Black Smoke Coming Out The Tail Pipe...

I don’t want to waste any more money, so need to find the root cause, so open for suggestions…. Fix the seals to stop the smoke or is it something else the cause? Replace the current 2.5 liter engine...

Tub Swap

can you swap a 1979 cj7 tub onto a 1985 cj7 frame

84' CJ 7

Cj 7 will not turn over. If I put some fuel on carbeurator it fires up and then dies. Replaced fuel pump and filter. What should I do next?


'86 Cj7 258 Missing Cutting Out Loud Back Fire Type Noise Just Started Doi...

Any suggestions as what to check first, would bad distributor cap or plug or plug wire make it have started doing this. It has been running okay till this happened monday when got off work.

Removal Of Intake Manifold Studs, Right Or Left Hand Threads?


Cooling System Pressure Problems

All pertains to a 1985 Jeep CJ7 2.5L 4clylinder: About a month ago 2 leaks broke out in my cooling system. One around the water pump the other was a freezer plug. I replaced the water pump and repla...


I Was Trying To Jump Off My Jeep Today And It Would Turn Over But All Of A ...

The starter was turning the engine over. Luckily my battery was dead or the starter would keep spinning. What's wrong with it?

Looking For Name Of Part Between Motor And Transmission

I have a 1985 CJ7, 5 speed. Last year I was having all the wiring redone. They noticed the starter was the wrong size and the moron who had the Jeep before decided to just cut apart the metal plat...

1984 Cj-7 Has Boiling Coolant In The Overflow Tank.

Trying To Get Transmission Out Of PARK. Removed The Neutral Switch. Still...

Trying to get transmission out of Park. Linkage is working. Arm on tranny will not move. Removed neutral switch. Still locked in park. Any more suggestions to help diagnose the problem without pulli...

Tranmission Locked In Park ?????

Drove vehicle to a parking spot, placed in park, tried to move vehicle, unable to get vehicle out of park. It don't appear to be the linkage. Could it be inside the tranny or ?????

77 Cj7 Will Not Turn Over Unless I Jump The Solenoid, I Have Replaced The I...

Wipers Bent

My drive side wiper is bent at base, anyway to repair it w/o buying new frame?


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