Join Date: May 2008
Location: Stuart, 30 miles north of West Palm Beach
Will an Early CJ5 tailgate work in the YJ tailgate opening?
In morphing my YJ into a "CJ9", I was looking in Q-tec, and got an idea, if it would work. I'm looking into doing the CJ tailgate, but, had a thought, what about the early CJ5 tailgates with the "Willy's" stamped on them? I'm talking about the late '50's-early 60's CJ's. The main question is, how much dimensionally do these early tailgates differ from the later CJ's? Not sure how many, if any, have done this. Thanks!
86 MJ LB Custom, 88 MJ SB Eliminator, 92 CJ9, 93 XJ Country, and 04 WJ Laredo/Limited