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*[[How To Upgrade Your Valve Cover]] (1981 - 1986 only)
 
*[[How To Upgrade Your Valve Cover]] (1981 - 1986 only)
 
*[[Curing Carter BBD Carb Issues]]
 
*[[Curing Carter BBD Carb Issues]]
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*[[Other Carter carb tips]]
 
*[[Alternator Belt]] (With A/C)
 
*[[Alternator Belt]] (With A/C)
 
*[[Alternator Removal & Replacement]] (With A/C)  
 
*[[Alternator Removal & Replacement]] (With A/C)  
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*[[Oil Pan Removal]]
 
*[[Oil Pan Removal]]
 
*[[Timing Chain R & R]]
 
*[[Timing Chain R & R]]
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*[[Converting to 4.0L cylinder head, EFI and cam - manual transmission]]
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*[[Building A Stroker Info]]
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*[[Alternator Rebuild]]
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*[[Computerized Engine Control Diagnosis]]
  
 
=== Body ===
 
=== Body ===
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*[[Application of decals and window stickers]]
 
*[[Application of decals and window stickers]]
 
*[[Power Window R & R]]
 
*[[Power Window R & R]]
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*[[Replacing Door Hinge Bushings]]
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*[[Repairing/Rebuilding Power Window Cables]]
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*[[How to Make Power Window Cables]]
  
 
=== Cooling ===
 
=== Cooling ===
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*[[Overheating? Includes thermostat replacement]]
  
 
=== Differentials/Axles ===
 
=== Differentials/Axles ===
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=== Electrical - Non Engine ===
 
=== Electrical - Non Engine ===
 
*[[3 Light Trailer Wiring (30 series Eagles) ]]
 
*[[3 Light Trailer Wiring (30 series Eagles) ]]
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*[[Re&Re The Wiring Harness in Your Steering Column]]
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*[[Headlight Switch Replacement]]
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*[[Headlight Relay Modification]]
  
 
=== Exterior ===
 
=== Exterior ===
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*[[Wagon Rear Hatch Adjustment]]
 
*[[Wagon Rear Hatch Adjustment]]
 
*[[Fixing Those Vibrating Side Mirrors]]
 
*[[Fixing Those Vibrating Side Mirrors]]
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*[[Replacing Exterior Woodgrain Vinyl]]
  
 
=== Interior ===
 
=== Interior ===
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*[[Hood Release Handle Repair]]
 
*[[Hood Release Handle Repair]]
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*[[Headliner Replacement]]
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*[[Steering Wheel Removal]]
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*[[Steering Column Removal]]
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*[[Ignition Lock Cylinder Removal]]
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*[[How To Tighten a Loose Steering Column]]
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*[[Power Seat Conversion]]
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*[[Ignition Key - chime]]
  
 
=== Components/Accessories ===
 
=== Components/Accessories ===
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*[[Wiper Motor R&R]]
 
*[[Wiper Motor R&R]]
 
*[[Wiper Switch Replacement/Upgrade]]
 
*[[Wiper Switch Replacement/Upgrade]]
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*[[Aftermarket Power Lock Install]]
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*[[Installing a Ford F150 Tach in an Eagle]]
  
 
=== Exhaust ===
 
=== Exhaust ===
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*[[NP 129 Transfer Case Rebuilding]]
 
*[[NP 129 Transfer Case Rebuilding]]
 
*[[Cable Operated Transfer Case Shifter - Joshpit2003]]
 
*[[Cable Operated Transfer Case Shifter - Joshpit2003]]
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*[[How To Drive Without Half Shafts]]
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*[[Identifing Eagle Transfer Cases]]
  
 
=== Suspension, Brakes and Wheels ===
 
=== Suspension, Brakes and Wheels ===
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=== General ===
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*[[Junkyard Hydroboost in an Eagle]]
  
 
==== Front ====
 
==== Front ====
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*[[Strut Rod Bushings]]
 
*[[Strut Rod Bushings]]
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*[[Front Coil Spring Lift]]
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*[[Front Brakes Re & Re]]
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*[[Strut Rod Bushings Re & RE]]
  
 
==== Rear ====
 
==== Rear ====
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*[[Shock Stud Extensions]]
 
*[[Shock Stud Extensions]]
  
=== Restoration/Conservation ===
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*[[Installing Cherokee Leaf Springs]]
  
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=== Restoration/Conservation ===
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*[[Cherokee gas tank retrofit]]
  
 
=== Transmission, Automatic ===
 
=== Transmission, Automatic ===
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*[[Auxillary Transmission Cooler]]
 
*[[Auxillary Transmission Cooler]]
  
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=== Transmission, Manual ===
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*[[Transmission Interchange Information]]
  
 
=== Items to Make Your Life Easier ===
 
=== Items to Make Your Life Easier ===
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*[[Eaglemailman's Fluid Changer]]
 
*[[Eaglemailman's Fluid Changer]]
 
*[[What to Pack for Long Trips -- Member Suggestions]]
 
*[[What to Pack for Long Trips -- Member Suggestions]]
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*[[Transporting a newly purchased car from USA to Canada]]

Latest revision as of 22:07, 25 March 2015

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Please review what interests you but remember every disclaimer imaginable applies and the AMC Eagle Nest cannot held held liable in any part based on the information found here. What worked for the contributor may not work for you. Please consider all variables when applying what you learn here. Not all conditions are the same, and therefore extra thought needs to be applied when trying the below recommendations for the best results. Remember that safety comes first and if you feel you are not up to the challenge then get a professional to do it. Any reference to part brands does not mean the part is still available or the part will work in your application. We just hope that this information can help anyone with a similar challenge, and will make your AMC Eagle ownership an enjoyable one.




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Body

Cooling

Differentials/Axles

Electrical - Non Engine

Exterior

Interior

Components/Accessories

Exhaust

Four Wheel Drive

Suspension, Brakes and Wheels

General

Front

Rear

Restoration/Conservation

Transmission, Automatic

Transmission, Manual

Items to Make Your Life Easier