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    looking for replacement steering shaft 99 xj

    hi guys, i have been searching all morning and cannot find a part number or a replacement for my steering shaft for my 99 xj. this is the steering shaft that goes from the column to the steering box with the bearing assembly, does anyone know of a replacement option for this? i tried to find...
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    questions on 1 ton steering, drag link and track bar

    Hi everyone, i have been working with this 1 ton steering update i installed. i have been upgrading stuff on my xj for quite some time. over the last year i have been working on my front suspension, and steering. i have had lots of trouble with the steering kit i purchased, and the vendor i...
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    looking to replace coil springs to a longer coil and keep same height and travel

    Hi Guys, finishing up on a build project i have been working on for a while, i currently have serious long arms, and currently at about 5.75 inches of lift with ACOS and antirock sway bar. with my suspension completely drooped my coils come unseated by a few inches so i am wondering if...
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    opinions on front suspension lift and rest of build

    hi guys, i have been working on a 99 xj for some time and i am finally ready to tackle the front suspension. i measured the rear, i have about 11 1/4 measurement from the bottom of the frame rail to the top of the axle housing. from what i can tell i will need about 5 1/4 lift in the front...
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    building 2 engines 1999 2000 i have some questions on engine block cores

    Hi guys, after many miles it is time for me to build 2 engines for my xj's, mine is a 99 and will be building a stroker of some sort, thinking a 4.6 variant. my mom's jeep is a 2000 and on a stethoscope it sounds like a school bus full of pots and pans rolling sideways down a cliff , but is...
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    cps testing question

    hi guys, been doing an extensive amount of body work and other work on my 1999 xj i finally got the gas tank in and it started right up, i revved it up, sounded great, let off the throttle, it stumbled and died, i did not think much about it as i had the air filter and such disconnected from...
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    strange starting issue 2000 xj dies at idle (sometimes)

    hey everyone, still having trouble with my mother's XJ. will try to explain as best as i can on what is happening, as i am confused. i have been chasing this problem for a month now and am readyy to pull my hair out. vehicle is a 2000 4.0 with around 215k a couple weeks ago she tried to...
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    codes 135 155 and 161 will not idle

    hello everyone i am having a problem with my 2000 xj vehicle will not idle, however i can keep it at an idle rpm with using the gas pedal. it funs flawlessly on the road, plenty of power i just have to manually control gas pedal to keep it running. when it starts to idle down at a stop it...
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    drivers side motor mount keeps failing

    hi guys, been a while since i have been by here, i am in the middle of doing some extensive body repairs on my jeep. while i was looking it over i noticed that my drivers side engine mount has failed again, i have replaced this mount 2 times now. the first time i replaced it i replaced all 3...
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    blowing a fuse at high rpm and wide open throttle

    kind of stumped here, and not sure where else to try 99 xj 4.0 auto. while driving during hard acceleration, i blow the under hood fuse for coil and pcm, fuse number 21 it also does it while not driving in neutral if i put the accel pedal to the floor. when it blows the fuse i do get a...
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    Harmonic balancer? or belt noob?

    first i have to vent and just say we had belt technology perfected back in the 1700's and probably even earlier. and here i am 200 - 300 years later with belt issues... is so nice to see how far back in technology we can go as we "progress" this world was a lot smarter before we invented...
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    removing engine, torque converter bolt?

    removing a donor block for a stroker build out of a 99 i am parting out, are there torque converter bolts i should be worrying about ? have pulled a few chevy engines, this is my first i-6 removal. so figured i'd ask in here to make sure, i did a search, but got lost in too many build...
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    engine cutting out

    hi all, am having an issue with my 99 XJ, when driving, the engine seems like it is cutting out, feels like a govener or something cutting the power off to it, best way i can describe it, is like driving a newer style chevy truck at 99 mph when the computer shuts power off to the engine to...
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    buying an XJ again

    hello all, long time no see, not sure i am posting in the right spot. am looking to buy an XJ again. have been shopping for a week or so and trying some out. i stopped at 1 place yesterday and had quite a few of them on the back lot, i found an 85, it is in very good shape about 90,000 miles...
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    back from the woods

    been a while since i floated in here, searched around here when i first bought my XJ a couple years ago, since then i moved me and my jeeps, and stayed on our 40 acres in maine, stayed up there for a while and lived in the woods, wheeled a bunch on the property tried to tame a few skidder...
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    stroker goes awesome!! thanks guys..

    my stroker runs awesome, haven't been on in a while, took a little convincing and i am glad i made the decision, the stroker goes much better than the stock 4.0 well, i had looked around a while for one, and best price i could find was somewhere in the range of $3,500 i had been thinking about...
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    XJ V8 conversion

    first off wanted to say hello, floated through here a few times, thought i would register and ask a few questions, and hope i can get some answers/ advice it is time for another upgrade, i have an 87 XJ, it has 225,000 miles on it and the engine is just a little too tired to turn my 32's and...
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