Monthly Archives: May 2008

2005 Jeep TJ 4.0 Liter Belts/Hoses Service

Servicing the belts and hose on the four liter Jeep Wrangler. Not a difficult chore, and can be done well with inexpensive materials and tools. This job will take a couple hours if all goes well, the time consuming part of the job is getting the materials together.

This is an easy job for the home mechanic, and should be done regularly to prevent catastrophic breakdowns. I’ve owned the Jeep for three years, and the top radiator hose had been ‘soggy’ for a few months. With summer coming up, there’s a high chance of long trips, hot weather and four wheeling. Simple preventative maintenance will go a long way.

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