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Evaporative System Requirements

I have a 1976 CJ-5 with a 232 inline six. Does it need or did it come with an evaporative system?


77 Cj5 308 V8 Dies When Driving

My jeep dies while driving I take fuel filter off and reinstall and it fires right up and runs for a day or two till dies again

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Installing Motor Mounts

I obtained a bulls eye on my last trip out on the radiator, hence needed to replace the motor mounts. I had a bit of a time but was able to clean and replace the mount on the passenger side, problem i...


79 304 Backfires

Engine backfires on the right side only. It has a new carb and intake manifold (old system had same problems)Engine burns some oil on acceleration and startup The problem developed after a 60 mile dri...

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Clutch Problem

worked fine one day next time got in it clutch would not work replaced clutch throw out bearing and pressure plate but clutch still does not work even after ajusting everything out to max does anyone ...

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1982 Cj5 Starts And Idles Fines, Once Put Into Gear It Randomly Dies. It Wi...

Could this be the float valve in the carburetor? or something more sinister? I haven't had a lot of automotive repair experience but I'm a quick study. Any helpful advice is much appreciated. Thanks

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Please Help With My 1959 Jeep Cj5

I'm having trouble finding the correct front wheel cylinders and brake hoses for my 1959 Jeep CJ5. Mine were angled where the hoses screwed in to the wheel cylinders and I'm only finding straight ho...

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I Have A 1965 Jeep Cj5 With The Stock 4 Cylinder Engine.i Want To Set The T...

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Nicole Wert

Why Will My 81 Cj5 Only Go Into Gear When Not Running?

Jeep ran fine before we replaced the engine. Engine now runs fine but when the guys backed it out of the garage to take for a test drive it somehow got turned off (I don't remember if it shut off o...

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What Does A 79 Cj5 Jeep Rear End Dana 3.0 What Type Of Gear Oil


Im Getting Oil In A Vacuum Line From The Top Of The Valve Cover To The Thro...

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I'm Looking At An '81 Cj5 With A Gm Iron Duke 151, 2.5l Engine. I Know Almo...

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Front Wheel And Hub Came Loose

rattle in the jeep was in the front passenger side wheel, when the jeep was lifted in the air the wheel/hub started to come loose. Inside the locking hub I found bearings and metal pcs.

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Jeep 78 304 V-8 Hard To Start

i have a 78 cj-5 jeep which is hard to start. i have rebuilt the 2 barrel carb. runs great after getting it started

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Jeep At Times Will Not Shift Into Gear Unless I Bump It Forward With The St...

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What Might Cause The Cj5 To Start With No Problem And 5 Minutes Later Nothi...

Key ignition works with or without a key. Currently nothing happens when the key is turned. The battery has been replace and so has the starter solenoid. I am able to start the jeep by jumping the...

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Fuel Gauge Needle Will Move , To First Mark, But Won't Read Right? Temp Gau...

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Jeff Price

Stuck In Reverse

why is my transmission stuck in reverse no matter what gear i put it in it stays in reverse. even in nutreal

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How Do I Fix My Carburetor On My 80 Cj5 Jeep

when I go to gas on it, it cuts out and back fires through the carburetor and don't want to go but if I ease on the gas pedel then it will go until I get to fourth gear then it pulls against it and wo...

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