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    Thanks! Once again, great info for a newbie. ...

    Thanks! Once again, great info for a newbie.

    I'm picking up an engine hoist from a friend tomorrow and then I should be ready to pull the engine after I take out the last remaining bell housing...
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    Thanks for the info and links. Much appreciated.

    Thanks for the info and links. Much appreciated.
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    I hate to keep asking questions, but I really do...

    I hate to keep asking questions, but I really do appreciate everyone's knowledge and expertise here. The information in invaluable. Don't know where else I would even dream of finding this...
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    Thanks for everyone's thoughts on including the...

    Thanks for everyone's thoughts on including the distributor with the engine for the rebuild. I'll be sure to do that. Much appreciated.
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    bmorgil, that L-head looks amazing! Very cool. ...

    bmorgil, that L-head looks amazing! Very cool.

    How do you check out the distributor to make sure it is good?
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    [QUOTE=TJones;18355] Thanks, TJ. Is there any...

    Thanks, TJ. Is there any way to figure out what Amp rating these fusible links are, sort of like fuses? I haven't tried to clean any up and I don't know that I actually have a problem one and need...
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    Also, I've removed the distributor prior to...

    Also, I've removed the distributor prior to removing the engine. However, when I deliver the engine to the guy who is rebuilding it for me, will he need the distributor? Will he need the plug...
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    Here's another question for you. In...

    Here's another question for you. In disconnecting the wiring in various places within the engine compartment, I've run across several of these cylindrical looking things. The cylinder I'm talking...
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    Thanks, bmorgil! Great info.

    Thanks, bmorgil! Great info.
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    Hi Guys, I finally had a chance to start tearing...

    Hi Guys,
    I finally had a chance to start tearing into my CJ5, trying to remove the engine. I removed the front fenders and the grill with the radiator. Here are few pics of what it looks like...
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    tmonelo, thanks for sharing your experience with...

    tmonelo, thanks for sharing your experience with your truck. I'm always interested to learn what others are doing and what problems or triumphs they experience. Hopefully, I can learn and apply...
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    TJ, yeah, you're right. I will stay on top of...

    TJ, yeah, you're right. I will stay on top of him, checking in with him periodically. These engine guys sound like the taxidermists that I have used. They lose sight of all the projects they have...
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    Thanks for the feedback, guys. I didn't really...

    Thanks for the feedback, guys. I didn't really think the price was unreasonable for what was being asked, but it still makes you swallow hard.

    Thanks also for the suggestion to get the...
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    Just a quick update. I started checking into...

    Just a quick update. I started checking into Engine shops/machine shops that could do the work. At bmorgil's suggestion, I did contact All Pro Automotive Machine located in Denver. After talking...
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    Awesome! Thanks for the quick feedback, guys. ...

    Awesome! Thanks for the quick feedback, guys.

    Yeah, that's the plan, once the engine is out and being rebuilt, is to take care of what is accessible in front. Brakes, diff, and I also want to...
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    Thanks for the info everyone. I can't say I have...

    Thanks for the info everyone. I can't say I have a solid game plan at the present but that's what I'm trying to develop now. I'll at least try to explain how I think I wanted to approach things.
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    OK, for all you sick, twisted, and obsessed guys...

    OK, for all you sick, twisted, and obsessed guys out there:
    As I prepare to remove the engine from the vehicle, do you care to share any precautions or things to make sure I do or don't do before I...
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    Funny you say that about my boys, bm! The CJ is...

    Funny you say that about my boys, bm! The CJ is now in my shop which also houses their weight/workout facility. So it is crimping their style a bit. But, my oldest boy likes to show off his weight...
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    Well, it's a good thing for guys like me that...

    Well, it's a good thing for guys like me that there are "sick" guys like you out there to help us out with this stuff! I was just thinking that getting the engine out, apart, and to the machine shop...
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    Wow. Thanks so much for the list, bmorgil! Lots...

    Wow. Thanks so much for the list, bmorgil! Lots of stuff that I have no idea about or that I would need to do, so this is a tremendous help. I'll be sure to store this list away so I don't lose it...
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    Thanks, guys. Yes, I'm in the Denver area,...

    Thanks, guys. Yes, I'm in the Denver area, Broomfield, to be specific, so the north part of the Denver metro area. But I don't mind traveling a bit for the right shop and CO Springs isn't that far,...
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    Well, I guess you guys have convinced me to move...

    Well, I guess you guys have convinced me to move it forward. I will try to do the engine and I've got enough knowledgeable people here on this site and that I know personally that I'm sure can get...
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    Thanks for the comments, guys! I do have the...

    Thanks for the comments, guys! I do have the Universal Service Manual and have been reading it quite thoroughly. My Dad purchased it probably back in the 70s so it is a little worn and some pages...
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    Checked compression last night on the engine. 90...

    Checked compression last night on the engine. 90 psi, 5, 75, and 90 when "dry". Added oil and the 5 went to 10 and the 75 went to 85. Looks like engine work is in my immediate future.
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    Thanks, LarrBeard! At least now I know I'm not...

    Thanks, LarrBeard! At least now I know I'm not crazy concerning losing posts made to this thread previously. I got to questioning myself if I ever posted things or if I just imagined it.

    I've...
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