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On my fan shroud i have the heater outlets, but they just poor air out the back of the motor. should i plug them with freeze plugs or should i let them be? I have heard that one is better and vice versa. so what do you guys think? This is a baja forum, and all of you have them so i figured that you would know.

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Plug them up so air will rush down over your cylinders.


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Use "Gerber" bottle lids, they fit nearly perfect


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Gerber lids with 2 part epoxy?

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epoxy, screws, duct tape (not really), what ever you want to attach a plug to the vents.


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What's up with the "not really" crap! Duct tap is an approved baja fix! Laughing
That bailin' wire and bubble gum!

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hahahaha yea i can see that

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Post Post subject: Re: Fan Shroud
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guys i swear this is a true story.

my brother had a 95 cherokee with a big lift and a set of super swampers. it was a sweet jeep. he was driving home from corpus christi(about 4 hours) and his drive shaft broke off at the u-joint Surprised . what he did was reatached the u-joint with duct tape, threw her into 4wd and drove another three hours home Laughing !

to this day either of us don't drive without duct tape in the car.


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holy crap man that is awesome. and i believe it too, if you get the right brand of duct tape that stuff last for ever.

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i gotta mention that he also did a great tape job. i don't think i've ever seen tape ever wrapped that tight before.


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how thick was it on the drive shaft?

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if well used, duct tape can fix anything.


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I made a water pump belt for my Landcruiser out of duct tape one time. It got me off the mountain and home so I was happy.

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yeah, you gotta love duct tape. and man he had it on thick, i think he used all of it.


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hahaha a whole roll around the drive shaft...thats classic

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