Mechanics

FREEZE PLUG

1998 Jeep Wrangler

Engine Cooling problem
1998 Jeep Wrangler 4 cyl Four Wheel Drive Manual 146000 miles

What is the best way to change the freeze plug located on the cylindar head back by the firewall?
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Tmreed
February 2, 2009.



So sorry about your luck. These are never easy to do just because of the location. You might try pulling the motor mounts and actually lowering the entire engine. Then youi can sometimes install the plug with a long bar specifically made for freeze plugs. Hope this helps and best of luck. Curt

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Mechcurt
Feb 8, 2009.