User Tag List

Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: 2005 WK brake help!

  1. #1
    Tattooed Jeeper Irish_Assassin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    8,496

    Branch
    Air Force
    Status
    Serving
    Served
    2001 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Peterson AFB
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default 2005 WK brake help!

    Ok so I'm driving home from the store about a mile from my house if that. I notice that when I hit the brakes it felt funny. Something isn't right! I get it home and crawl under my Jeep and see the the drivers side front upper bolt holding the caliper bracket to the wheel assembly or is missing! Is this a part that I can get at a auto parts store like Orielly's or Autozone? I need to get one ASAP because my family relies on it and it needs to take a trip to Texas Saturday.
    Quote Originally Posted by usnavymitchells View Post
    I am officially a Huge Steeler's Fan!
    97 ZJ Murdered Out! (SOLD ), 5.5" Clayton L/A's front and rear, 242 swap, HP30 & 8.8 w/ 4.88's & Eaton ELocker's F/R, 35" Goodyear Wrangler MT/R's with Kevlar.

    Grand Cherokee Owners
    http://www.militaryjeepers.com/commu...php?groupid=44

  2. #2
    Free at last... ColoFreeJeeper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    5,718

    Branch
    Army
    Status
    Served
    Served
    2004 to 2009

    Closest Installation

    Fort Carson
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I can check in the morning. I believe they are available but probably not in stock.

  3. #3
    Tattooed Jeeper Irish_Assassin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    8,496

    Branch
    Air Force
    Status
    Serving
    Served
    2001 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Peterson AFB
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I hope so! I looked on your website because the Barnes store is walking distance if need be but I didn't see it.
    Quote Originally Posted by usnavymitchells View Post
    I am officially a Huge Steeler's Fan!
    97 ZJ Murdered Out! (SOLD ), 5.5" Clayton L/A's front and rear, 242 swap, HP30 & 8.8 w/ 4.88's & Eaton ELocker's F/R, 35" Goodyear Wrangler MT/R's with Kevlar.

    Grand Cherokee Owners
    http://www.militaryjeepers.com/commu...php?groupid=44

  4. #4
    Free at last... ColoFreeJeeper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    5,718

    Branch
    Army
    Status
    Served
    Served
    2004 to 2009

    Closest Installation

    Fort Carson
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

  5. #5
    Tattooed Jeeper Irish_Assassin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    8,496

    Branch
    Air Force
    Status
    Serving
    Served
    2001 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Peterson AFB
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    No that's for the caliper. The caliper attached to the caliper bracket and the bracket attached to the wheel assembly. I'll try to get a decent picture and post up the location.
    Quote Originally Posted by usnavymitchells View Post
    I am officially a Huge Steeler's Fan!
    97 ZJ Murdered Out! (SOLD ), 5.5" Clayton L/A's front and rear, 242 swap, HP30 & 8.8 w/ 4.88's & Eaton ELocker's F/R, 35" Goodyear Wrangler MT/R's with Kevlar.

    Grand Cherokee Owners
    http://www.militaryjeepers.com/commu...php?groupid=44

  6. #6
    Free at last... ColoFreeJeeper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    5,718

    Branch
    Army
    Status
    Served
    Served
    2004 to 2009

    Closest Installation

    Fort Carson
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I know the one you mean. The bracket to spindle bolt is very common to come loose and fall out. They are dealership only unless you pull the other out and match one up at Ace Hardware. It must be at least a grade 10.9 strength.

  7. #7
    Tattooed Jeeper Irish_Assassin's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Colorado Springs
    Posts
    8,496

    Branch
    Air Force
    Status
    Serving
    Served
    2001 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Peterson AFB
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Like leafspringmarine I only have paint and am no artist lol but here are some horrible pics.
    Quote Originally Posted by usnavymitchells View Post
    I am officially a Huge Steeler's Fan!
    97 ZJ Murdered Out! (SOLD ), 5.5" Clayton L/A's front and rear, 242 swap, HP30 & 8.8 w/ 4.88's & Eaton ELocker's F/R, 35" Goodyear Wrangler MT/R's with Kevlar.

    Grand Cherokee Owners
    http://www.militaryjeepers.com/commu...php?groupid=44

  8. #8
    Newbie ssgtpapacox's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Grand Forks
    Posts
    8

    Branch
    Air Force
    Status
    Serving
    Served
    2010 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Grand Forks AFB
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    you could possibly match the one from the other side with another bolt, otherwise check a local junkyard. It is possible that a auto repair shop might have something on hand that would work. quick suggestion, pick up some bead lock and place a little dab on it before you reinstall it, that way you don't have to worry about it happening again (also just a dab, you will kick yourself if you put too much on and have to take it out later).
    "Roads.....where we are going, we don't need roads....."

  9. #9
    Senior Member cowboy63b's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    adkins
    Posts
    1,014

    Branch
    Army
    Status
    Served
    Served
    2005 to Present

    Closest Installation

    Fort Sam Houston
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    i think those bolts are the same as the ones as the WJ so you might be in luck, but dont quote me.
    Quote Originally Posted by Irish_Assassin View Post
    I'd jump all ovet that waggy!!!
    If I offend anyone tonight, I apologize. That's not my intention. I'm not going to guess what your personal line of decency is. I cross my own from time to time. It's how I know I still have one. not that i actually cared in the first place.


    "Cougar or not, I'd bang both those broads like a f***ing retard with a tambourine in each hand"

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Get the MJ Supporter Membership for a little less than $0.06 a day and get more space, 2 MJ Stickers and no banners ads. [Check it out]