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Forum: General Tech Forum 12-06-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By Overlander
@Paul - no, I have not done any transmission...

@Paul - no, I have not done any transmission service work on it.... it could be the Transfer Case, I don't know. The transfer case has signs of being serviced in the past. Yes, I should drop a...
Forum: General Tech Forum 12-03-2017, 09:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By Overlander
Is my trans going out?!

Mileage 192,000 miles now. My transmission has started grinding loudly when going up at highway speed up a steep pass - like up from Georgetown to Downieville. It has a harsh grinding sound along...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-22-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 142
Posted By Overlander
Nice...

Hey - thanks, nice looking chain, the V-bar type, that's what I plan on getting also.
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-22-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 142
Posted By Overlander
If they would fit my 285/75 R16 Dura Tracks I...

If they would fit my 285/75 R16 Dura Tracks I would be interested.... shoot me an email or text.

James
jjtdepaul@yahoo.com
303-715-8196
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-22-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 142
Posted By Overlander
What kind of chains did you get (square, diamond,...

What kind of chains did you get (square, diamond, etc), and how much were they if you don't mind me asking. Did you get one pair or two?
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 11-21-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 142
Posted By Overlander
Looking for a set of tire chains

... for my FZJ80. I have 285/75 R16 Wranglers - if you have a set or two let me know, plz.

James
TXT 303-715-8196
email: jjtdepaul@yahoo.com
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-03-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By Overlander
Simple is good...

THanks Matt - that I can do.... I may also replace the thermostat while I'm draining the cooling system. Good advice - thx
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-02-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By Overlander
I have to do Coolant flush now....

While digging under the hood this weekend, I discovered a swamp in the coolant overflow reservoir. It looked like mud in there... scary. I have to tackle this soon as I have not done that on this...
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-02-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Overlander
Thank you guys...

Thank you guys...
Forum: General Tech Forum 09-02-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Overlander
I broke a hose today...

I cleaned the Throttle body today on my '95 LC. In the process, I snapped an old brittle hose that goes from top of engine valve cover to the top of the intake body. What is this part...
Forum: General Tech Forum 07-05-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
TB removal/cleaning...

Thx, Nakman -

Other than the gasket between the TB and the Intake manifold, do I need any other parts from Toyota dealer? I've read somewhere about having some 5/16'' radiator hose on hand.... but...
Forum: General Tech Forum 07-03-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
Throttle body cleaning - FSM

Ok, I'm going to attempt the Throttle Body thorough cleaning - it needs it.

I've been searching on MUD but have not found a definitive thread on how to do it. Does anyone have a good link or would...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-28-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
Dies more frequently now...

Driving to/from Golden in pretty dense traffic I had to restart it 4 times yesterday. The idle seems to drop to 600 and it starts sputtering. If it should drop any lower it would stall. Restarts...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-26-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
No hissing anywhere.... I have checked all the...

No hissing anywhere.... I have checked all the vacuum lines like this: I've left the rig idling, and proceeded to gently (and not so gently) pull, bend, push, nudge, etc. hoping to force the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-25-2017, 08:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
Yesterday's outing went well. The trail along...

Yesterday's outing went well. The trail along Lower St. Vrain and Coney Flats was still closed. But we found another trail nearby that was open (150) and we wheeled that.

The vehicle did fine,...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-24-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
Yes, the engine seems to shutter and gradually...

Yes, the engine seems to shutter and gradually stall, then finally turn off. I'm beginning to think it has something to do with my transmission. I have had episodes of 'funkiness' in the past. ...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-24-2017, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
No, I have not cleaned the throttle body on it. ...

No, I have not cleaned the throttle body on it. I don't know what a 'tuna can' is. I have it on my list to clean the MAF next and examine the large intake hose for leaks/cracks.

The trans fluid...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-22-2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
The only code that was found today is the P0401,...

The only code that was found today is the P0401, which it has since I purchased it. No other codes are present. Will check the Trans fluid tomorrow. I'm assuming the MAF sensor is in the large...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-22-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
I've been reading IH8MUD and there are plenty of...

I've been reading IH8MUD and there are plenty of stories on roasted wiring harnesses near the EGR... does anyone have pics of what that looks like? I have had some intremittent burning smells this...
Forum: General Tech Forum 06-22-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Overlander
My ride keeps dying on me...

It's a '95 FZJ 80 with about 190K miles on it. I've had it for about 5 yrs now. No heavy off roading use - I drive it very little since I work from home. It's just my pleasure vehicle,...
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-28-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By Overlander
Trekol...

Here is what Putin is cruising the Arctic in:

https://youtu.be/W_ojZA9J5E8


I don't know about you, but I think it's pretty awesome... if you last to the end of the video... you'll see a kicker...
Forum: General Chit Chat 02-07-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Overlander
I pulled the entire winch cable into the spool,...

I pulled the entire winch cable into the spool, so I couldn't do that... we used my floor mats and that helped a little to turn it sideways, then I was able to climb out.
Forum: General Chit Chat 02-05-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Overlander
Little embarassed yesterday...

Yesterday we went ice fishing to Grand Lake. Pulled into the parking lot and saw a guy struggling with a snowmobile. Asked if I could give him a hand... he agreed. So I pulled out my winch cable...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-28-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By Overlander
Update: I just signed up for...

Update: I just signed up for http://www.snowmobileforum.com - we'll see what kind of responses I get there.
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-28-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By Overlander
Snowmobile forum?

I'm thinking of purchasing a snowmobile at the end of this season. Would like to learn more about them. Have been looking for an active forum but have not had much luck. There are some advanced...
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