Jeep CJ5 Questions Maintenance & Repair

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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...

9 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month 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.

46 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months 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

100 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months ago)
turbohead
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Jeep At Times Will Not Shift Into Gear Unless I Bump It Forward With The St...

58 views with 2 answers (last answer 10 months 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

113 views with 2 answers (last answer 10 months 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...

108 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Donna Edmondson
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1978 Cj5 Stuck In 3rd Gear

yesterday we got into the jeep and backed up and could not get into 1st or 2nd gear, had to drive home in 3rd. How do we fix this.

261 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
solam
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Would A Failed Dimmer Switch Account For Both Headlamps Not Working?

Headlamps were operational. Began operating intermittently, on, off, back on, etc. Then failed completely. Tail lamps, flashers and markers all work. Replaced the in-dash switch, to no avail. Tested c...

94 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Dakharts
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1979 Jeep Cj5 Will Not Stay Running Its Starts Fine But Just Won't Stay Run...

Played with the carb. And that seems to have no affect at all

275 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
cj4_comanche
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Frame Repair

I just bought a '79 CJ-5 the rear frame around the leaf spring shackles are badly corroded is there a weld on or replacement kit for that?

142 views with 1 answer (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?

139 views 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?

57 views with 2 answers (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...

68 views with 1 answer (last answer 11 months 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...

74 views with 1 answer (last answer 10 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...

137 views with 2 answers (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...

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
06cumminsman
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What Does A 79 Cj5 Jeep Rear End Dana 3.0 What Type Of Gear Oil

hmadden0319
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I Have A 1965 Jeep Cj5 With The Stock 4 Cylinder Engine.i Want To Set The T...

9 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks 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...

6 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks 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

4 views with 1 answer (last answer about a day ago)
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