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    Check Engine Light From Old Oil??

    I just had a check engine light come on after a long road trip, im over due for an oil change but have plenty in the vehicle. i was wondering if these things throw a CEL from your oil getting dirty?? im hoping its not something wrong with this thing AGAIN..
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    Weird "Clicking" Suspension Noise, Please Help!

    Ok im hearing what seems to be coming from my driver side wheel/shock area. when im driving i hear an irratic clicking sound when i hit bumps and what not, but not even bad bumps just any road irregularity im hearing that clicking sound and its driving me crazy lol. Anyone had this happen and...
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    Plug Wire Install On 4.0 EFI?

    I got the wires on. They werent bad at all (compared to other countless projects lol) Seems like with new plugs/wires it sounds like it runs slightly different. It idles at about 800 and i have an aftermarket muffler and it just sounds like it runs a little different. I know that sounds...
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    Plug Wire Install On 4.0 EFI?

    ok it was half dark when i was looking at it last night and looked like more of a PITA than that. Whats the best wires i can get locally? I cant wait for a week for shipping. aldive> i lived in Sarasota for years, its a beautiful city!
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    Plug Wire Install On 4.0 EFI?

    I am tuning up my xploder and want to change the plug wires out and i see they go under the upper intake, is there any easy way to get them out and back up under there or do you have to pop it off? Anyone got a good link to doing the plug wire swap on that side of the 4.0efi?
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    Which Plugs??

    I'll look under the hood and see if it tells gapping. I figured i would ask what plug #/gap other people are running first. Thanks..
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    Which Plugs??

    Its about time for plugs and i wanted to see what kind/# plugs and what gap? Thanks!
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    Bad Fan Clutch?

    once i get off work ill check the fan and temp gauge and post back later this afternoon. he said if the fan is constantly on that it would cause parasitic loss thus causing worse mileage. ive only had the vehicle like 1000mi and it has 86k on it so i figure it hasnt been tuned up. The plug...
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    Bad Fan Clutch?

    Thats just what a guy at a rinky dink shop told me it was. I tried to get my doorlock fixed there and i asked him to take a look. Ive never had a fan clutch go bad in anything i dont guess. Could it cause the fan to run nonstop or is it something else causing it to??
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    Bad Fan Clutch?

    I been getting terrible gas mileage and someone told me my fan clutch was bad because the fan is staying on all the time. Anyone got instructions on changing this thing so i dont have to pay $200 at a shop? Please help! Thanks alot!!!
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    Door Lock Screwed Up?

    I went to unlock my doors with my remote and the driver door didnt unlock, so i tried it a few times and nothing, tried the key and nothing, tried the inside handle and it worked 1 time, then after it wont work at all either. What has happened and how can i get the door open to try and fix...
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    Terrible City Mileage?!?!? Please Help..

    Whats a snap tool?? Could i just go to autozone and ask for it?? And whats the best way of releasing the pressure before i start fooling with it??
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    Avatars??

    Why thank you :thumbsup:
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    Avatars??

    How do i use my own avitars on here??
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    Terrible City Mileage?!?!? Please Help..

    Hey whats up Sarasota FL? lol I lived around that area half my life, very nice place. Thanks man!
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    Terrible City Mileage?!?!? Please Help..

    No idea what that is. It revved up to over a 1000rpm when i started it once it got warm out and when i cleaned the maf and egr it made it worse (no i didnt mess up the sensor in the maf). Now it goes up to like 1200 and sits for about a minute before dropping down to about 800. Also where is...
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    Need My Explorer A Little Quicker =-/

    Yeah if i wanted to spend a bunch of money to make this as powerful as a 5.0 model ( alot of money to get 55hp im sure), i can sell it, buy a 5.0 model for a little bit more and do the same mods and have 100 more hp. Im not looking for a race car or anything but this thing sucks to drive...
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    Terrible City Mileage?!?!? Please Help..

    i dont know about the tps mod?? Any links?? Where is the fuel filter on these?? I looked around and never saw it. The air filter and sensors are all clean. Tires are at 35lbs. Not sure about the plugs yet, i havent pulled em. Its 85k now so im sure it needs plugs if they are stock. What...
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    Terrible City Mileage?!?!? Please Help..

    Thanks for all the replies, i never meant to open a "can of worms" in this thread. Im not sinking any more money into this thing, ive cleaned everything and got the tires at 35, im gonna deal with it until i find a more suitable model :thumbsup:
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    Taillight "Pins"???

    Thank you, I appreciate it!! Ill even paypal you some money for your time and shipping if i could get some of them off of you!! :D
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    Need My Explorer A Little Quicker =-/

    nolimits> it wasnt necessarily a derogatory comment but still smart none-the-less. anyway who cares LOL... Its quite obvious that its not a car and i never tried to compare the two. I said id like to have an ex a little faster than the turd im driving now. I have two muscles cars for speed...
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    Taillight "Pins"???

    If it was a great design they wouldnt break and fall out HAHA. Anywhere i can order those little pieces? I dont have time to go out hoping to find something at some junk yard.
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    Taillight "Pins"???

    When i bought this thing i noticed one of the taillights was a little loose so i took it off and realized that there is basically 2 screws at the top and two push in nail looking pieces that lock into a little thin chincy hole bracket. Well one of them was missing the little metal square...
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    Need My Explorer A Little Quicker =-/

    ukexploder - i didnt ask for smart ass comments so you can keep em to yourself. i never said i want a 10 sec. explorer did i? this thing is 160hp and a total slug. A 55hp stock increase switching to a 5L is a big improvement then you can do a little and make it somewhat enjoyable for a SUV...
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