do you have to remove the timing cover to install oil pump repair kit?


Asked by Apr 04, 2013 at 02:57 AM about the 1985 Jeep Grand Wagoneer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

9 Answers

Yep, looks like it. Source>

But to make sure, what engine is in it?

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

The link you posted is for a Grand Cherokee. I have an 85 Grand Wagoneer with the 360 V8 5.9L.

From: 1. Remove oil filter. 2. Remove the housing that the oil filter screws into- about 6 bolts (7/16). 3. Slide out gears (two). Inspect face of housing for wear- it will look like a set of scratches from the gears. If really scratched, sand down or replace with new or install a mid-plate. Also check pressure relief spring to make sure it is set properly. Reinstall: 1. slide the gears in proper position, 2. check proper clearance of gears in relation to housing, 3, pack the entire housing with petroleum jelly making sure it comes out the in/out ports so you will prime at start up. 4. Bolt back up 5. Fill oil filter with oil 6. Start her up

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer

sorry 'bout that. Going back to 1985 to find these things can get difficult

The Wagoneer and Cherokee were basically identical, except that the Wagoneer had vertically stacked low and high beam headights with front turn signals moved behind the grille, and the woodgrain side panels of SJ tradition.

1985 Cherokee

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

ah that's better. thanks DavidH25

You're very welcome

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Grand Wagoneer

Looking for a Used Grand Wagoneer in your area?

CarGurus has 56 nationwide Grand Wagoneer listings and the tools to find you a great deal.


Search Jeep Grand Wagoneer Questions

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Experts

#1 Kurt Burton
Kurt Burton
Reputation 820
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 90
#3 tennisshoes
Reputation 60
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Cherokee
451 Great Deals out of 59,753 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota Land Cruiser
13 Great Deals out of 1,125 listings starting at $5,400
Used Ford Bronco
169 listings
Used Jeep CJ7
33 listings
Used Jeep CJ8
6 listings
Used Toyota 4Runner
277 Great Deals out of 20,871 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
2,253 Great Deals out of 209,122 listings starting at $1,499