Jeep CJ5 Questions Maintenance & Repair

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blakeaustin15
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Why Is My Starter Not Disengaging After The Vehicle Is Running?

i have a 1979 jeep cj5 on 38's with a 360 v8. Yesterday i was driving to school and the jeep acted like it was running out of gas, sputtering very bad. I pulled in the gas station and it only took t...

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jeepguy_1976
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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?

Fire788
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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

53 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
leonardschmitz
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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...

16 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
aulpeyeambey77
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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 ...

30 views with 8 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
TuFst4U
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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

24 views with 1 answer (last answer 6 months ago)
Raintree_66
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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...

23 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
hmadden0319
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I Have A 1965 Jeep Cj5 With The Stock 4 Cylinder Engine.i Want To Set The T...

53 views with 2 answers (last answer 7 months ago)
Nicole Wert
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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...

27 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 months ago)
shaun8119
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Im Getting Oil In A Vacuum Line From The Top Of The Valve Cover To The Thro...

23 views with 1 answer (last answer 11 months ago)
oldgoofy
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I'm Looking At An '81 Cj5 With A Gm Iron Duke 151, 2.5l Engine. I Know Almo...

235 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
CJ5man
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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.

58 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
jcr47
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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

157 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
turbohead
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Jeep At Times Will Not Shift Into Gear Unless I Bump It Forward With The St...

62 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
Wazzu42
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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...

96 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Weso
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Fuel Gauge Needle Will Move , To First Mark, But Won't Read Right? Temp Gau...

98 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Jeff Price
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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

153 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
BMC12
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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...

1 view with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
jrfarmer41
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Transmission Capatibilty

I found an 80 CJ7 Tranny from a 256 6 cyl. I want to use it with my 72 CJ5 304 V8. Is it an easy match?

69 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
Downthebayou
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Why Do I Have To Feather The Clutch So Much To Get Out Of 1st Gear All Of A...

My jeep used to have enough power in first gear but now it takes alot of throttle and feathering of the clutch just to get going in first. What might be the cause of this?

150 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
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