NAXJA Forums -::- North American XJ Association  

Go Back   NAXJA Forums -::- North American XJ Association > NAXJA Unibody Jeep Technical Forums > Jeep Cherokee XJ (1984 - 2001) > OEM Tech Discussion
HOME Member FAQ Sponsor Info Rules Bylaws E-Mail

OEM Tech Discussion Forum for OEM (Original Equipment) or stock XJs and MJs.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old November 16th, 2017, 15:46
Waynerd Waynerd is offline
NAXJA Forum User
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: North Canaan, Connecticut
Posts: 74
2001 oil filter adapter

Just trying to find out what bolt my 01 has. I've been reading and it seems that different Jeeps have different bolts. 97-01 all have either torx or Allen. I am going to be changing O-rings next oil change. I have the T60 from when I did my WJ.

Would like to hear from owners of '01's who have changed their's and what bolt did you have. Unless anyone knows a definite if certain years used one and not the other or if they were random or what.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old November 27th, 2017, 17:56
2X_01_Jeeps 2X_01_Jeeps is offline
NAXJA Forum User
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Ft. Collins, CO
Posts: 91
Re: 2001 oil filter adapter

Both my 2001s had the torx
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old November 28th, 2017, 01:01
lazyxj's Avatar
lazyxj lazyxj is offline
NAXJA Member #1310
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 2,071
Re: 2001 oil filter adapter

My 01 uses a T60 torx head. The clearance is tight, I took a T60-3/8" socket and punched the bit out.
A 12mm box end wrench fits the bit, which is used, along with a cheater, to access and loosen the bolt.
It was very tight, requiring using a cheater, slipped over the wrench.
__________________
Both Cherokees are still Real XJs http://www.naxja.org/forum/showthrea...hlight=real+XJ
2001 Sport, 4 " lift, 33 X 10.50 KM2, DB, R.E.-UCA, JKS-LCA, ACOS, SYE, 4.56-8.25 TruTrac-D-30-E-Locker both with alloy shafts, Hidden M8000 winch, Vanco/Sport-Trac front and ZJ rear disc brakes, Frame stiffeners, Lots of armor, Towing baseplate. http://www.flickr.com/photos/lwade/c...7603770130683/
1997 Country, Mostly stock, 2" lift, Engine mods, Towing baseplate

Last edited by lazyxj; November 28th, 2017 at 01:05.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
WTB oil filter adapter onetallmj SoCal For Sale 7 April 27th, 2016 00:05
oil filter adapter morgan320i OEM Tech Discussion 8 October 10th, 2012 18:10
help with oil filter adapter Lance88xj OEM Tech Discussion 12 February 9th, 2011 11:23
Oil Filter Adapter xJeepxXJxThingx OEM Tech Discussion 22 April 19th, 2009 17:10
oil filter adapter shameless defect OEM Tech Discussion 10 June 26th, 2006 17:28


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 23:18.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
NAXJA and NAXJA logo's Copyright NAXJA. All content/images Copyright NAXJA 1999-2014