Monthly Archives: April 2010

Preventing unintended combustion

When I started the quest on get an inspection sticker this year one other thing popped up that needed to be addressed rather quickly.  I had stopped at my parents house and noticed a pool of gas on the ground after I

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Take that Goodyear!

I went back to Goodyear, and explained that I had resolved all but one of the issues preventing me from getting an inspection sticker, the after market air cleaner.  They had originally not wanted to pass me because I had put on a nice “Jeep” air

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Steering wheel replacement

The other day when I tried to get an inspection sticker I got hit with 4 things that I had to resolve: Rear blinkers not working.  I checked all the bulbs and everything checked out so I’m not quite sure what they

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Jeep History Lesson

The American has a good article regarding the history of Jeep.   The Jeep name was almost was part of the Blue Oval, interesting

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The NOCAT denies me inspection sticker

Just got back from attempting to get an inspection sticker. The NOCAT stopped me cold:   What you say? So then it was over to Al’s muffler shop for a new catalytic converter.  He knocked it out in about 20

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Time for some gratuitous tire and wheel shots

I decided my old dry rotted tires and rusty rims had to go. I did keep the best one as a spare tire I went down to Discount and had them replaced with some new 32″ BFG TAs and new

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Now we are getting somewhere

I tackled the head unit bracket issue this weekend.  There’s not a lot room in the glove box compartment area and the windshield wiper mechanism runs right behind it.  That kind of knocks out tying everything to the firewall and

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